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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Saw salt was being made on beaches, but this visit was interesting as I could interact directly with the miners. The hut was run by a family. The lady was the one showing how the process was. The father was explaining further. Kusamba beach is...More

Thank Amitantri
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Go and have a look this is amazing and the folks are very friendly. Lots of work to get the salt and a very old traditional thing for Bali.

Thank SuzanneB57
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Really enjoyed traveling up the east coast because so nice to see black sand beaches with perahu boats on the sand. Meeting the people who make salt on the beach was really interesting because these people are so humble and obviously poor. Yes both the...More

Thank SurfingWild
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Kusamba is one of seaside of Kusamba Beach in Klungkung Province Bali. This spot are famous as salt maker in traditional style.

Thank casmudib
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had never seen how they claim natural salt from the sea. It looks like very hard work, but interesting to see the whole process!

Thank Josine T
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

During our vacation in Bali, we decided to visit a village that produces natural sea salt, to show my kids to make a salt they consumed. It is a small village, and there are only 2 traditional houses. Ms. Wayan Putri, the owner one of...More

Thank Ramaarpa
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This was a fascinating process to watch. Traditional way of collecting salt using rubber buckets to move the water from the sea to the dark grey sand . Where it is flicked out across the sand, then left to dry, then raked up and taken...More

Thank Genevieve J
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The square meters exploited are just tiny 50m2. Water is splashed with a bucket over the black volcanic sand for evaporation. Then this sand is taken inside a shabby little house in a barrel in which more salted water is poured (7 times in total)...More

1  Thank Patrice H
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

The man and his wife where extremely kind in showing us the process of the salt mining. Before we even offered money they showed us the entire process. We got really great photos. We gave them $10 for which they were extremely grateful.

Thank ilex21771
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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Really interesting process of how they make salt, starting from begining till end. Not an easy job, it need focus and consentration.

1  Thank tetamianbali
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