The shores of Jimbaran Beach come alive each morning—not with sunbathers and surfers, but with local fishermen. And while their brightly colored wooden boats flock to the waters of this destination, it’s the nearby fish market that proves the top stop for travelers looking to experience a slice of local life.
Jimbaran Fish Market showcases the best of daily fresh catches with boxes of sardines, langoustines and other oceanic fish piled high and ready for sale. The energy of this market is at its peak in early morning hours, when fishermen drag their goods to shore and locals line up for the best bargains and freshest fish. A stop at Jimbaran is the realest way to get a taste of Bali at its best.
The market is located at Jimbaran Beach and open from 6 a.m. until 3 p.m. Travelers who want to experience the market when it’s most alive should visit in the early morning.