RUMAH POHON TREE HOUSE IN NUSA PENIDA – A COMPLETE GUIDE

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If you haven’t seen the Ruma Pohon Tree House Nusa Penida on social media I would be amazed. This incredible cliffside treehouse has become very popular thanks to Instagram and it’s one of the best places to visit in Nusa Penida!

Here is my complete guide to Rumah Pohon Tree House including where to find it and what to expect!

 

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WHERE TO FIND RUMAH POHON NUSA PENIDA

Rumah Pohon Tree House can be found on the far eastern tip of Nusa Penida island. From the main harbor of Toya Pakeh, it is approximately a one hour drive to reach the Nusa Penida Tree House.

You will arrive at a car park on top of the cliffs where you can your scooter and make your way down to Rumah Pohon Tree House.

At the jump-off point, you will also find a small ticket office where you will have to pay 5,000 IDR for the entrance ticket to Rumah Pohon Tree House.

You can actually book a night’s stay at the Rumah Pohon Tree House which would be a pretty awesome experience and to wake up to that view!

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Rumah Pohon Treehouse

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WHAT TO EXPECT AT RUMAH POHON TREE HOUSE

Rumah Pohon Tree House overlooks one of the most gorgeous bays known as Thousand Island Nusa Penida (Pulau Seribu).

When I first saw the Rumah Pohon Tree House on Instagram I had to go see it for myself, as have thousands of other travelers before me. This entire coastline has so much to offer and exploring it first hand was even better than seeing it in the pictures.

My friends and I started our adventure at Atuh Beach where we watched the sunrise before driving around to check out the Rumah Pohon Tree House.

The hike down the ridge takes no more than five or ten minutes to the first viewpoint that overlooks the bay known as Thousand Islands (Pulau Seribu). I don’t know why they named it Thousand Islands when I could only see five or six islands.

Regardless of the misleading name, this is one of the most beautiful beaches I have ever laid my eyes on.

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Hiking down the ridge to Rumah Pohon Nusa Penida

Thousand Island viewpoint at Nusa Penida Tree House

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RUMAH POHON TREE HOUSE – CONTINUED

Once you are satisfied with marveling at Thousand Island viewpoint, continue the adventure further down the ridge and you will see the Rumah Pohon Tree House on your left-hand side.

If you want to get that perfect Instagram photo of the Nusa Penida Tree House you can stand on the hill on the right-hand side of the track to capture the best angle.

Depending on what time of day you visit the Tree House Nusa Penida, there may or may not be a line of people waiting to get a photo.

My friends and I visited Rumah Pohon Tree House at around 11am when it was scorching hot and probably the reason why we didn’t see many other people down on the cliffs.

The most popular time to visit the Nusa Penida Tree House is around sunrise and sunset, so you can expect more people around these times.

NUSA PENIDA TOUR

If you happen to be in Bali and planning to visit Nusa Penida Island, there is one tour that I can highly recommend which covers all the highlights on a full-day trip from Bali.

The Nusa Penida Tour is the most top-rated tour with great reviews and thousands of bookings.

This tour covers the top attractions on Nusa Penida such as Kelingking Beach, Rumah Pohon Tree House, Atuh Beach and more! With a hassle-free pick-up and drop-off from your hotel, return boat transfers from Bali, a hearty lunch and an English-speaking guide. All this for less than $40 USD.

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Rumah Pohon Tree House – Nusa Penida Island

Rumah Pohon balcony views – Nusa Penida Treehouse

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NUSA PENIDA TREE HOUSE – CONTINUED

Don’t end your adventure here, hike for another two minutes past the Rumah Pohon Tree House to yet another awesome viewpoint of the cliffs and beaches!

If you want to grab lunch and a cold drink after visiting the Nusa Penida Tree House, there are a few small warungs perched at the top of the cliffs next to the carpark.

I had a local mi-goreng dish and a can of coke for around 30,000 IDR. Cheap as chips!

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Another viewpoint at Rumah Pohon Penida

 

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WHERE TO STAY IN NUSA PENIDA

Nusa Penida has hundreds of accommodations to choose from, so I have narrowed it down to a few of the best places to stay in Nusa Penida to fit the needs of budget backpackers and luxury travelers. See the list of accommodations below that I personally recommend:

Luxury: Pandawa Beach Resort & Spa

This amazing beachfront 5-star resort is centrally located on Nusa Penida island. Pandawa Beach Resort offers beachfront rooms, outdoor swimming pool, free wifi and ocean views. The rooms have air-conditioning, flat-screen tv’s, private bathrooms and modern interior. A continental or buffet breakfast is included for all guests.

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Mid Range: La Roja Bungalows

La Roja Bungalows is the most Instagrammable accommodation in Nusa Penida! These cute wooden bungalows sleep up to 2 people featuring spacious rooms, private bathroom, air-conditioning and free wifi. There is also an outdoor swimming pool, shared lounge and restaurant. An à la carte breakfast is also included. Perfect place to stay for couples and friends.

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Budget: Nusa Garden Bungalow

The best budget accommodation in Nusa Penida! There are dorm rooms, double rooms and family rooms available at Nusa Garden Bungalow at a very affordable price. These Balinese-style bungalows are fitted with a fan, mosquito net and ensuite bathroom. Perfect for solo travelers and friends.

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FOR ALL OTHER PLACES TO STAY IN NUSA PENIDA, SEARCH ON AGODA OR SEARCH ON BOOKING.COM

 

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AIRBNB NUSA PENIDA

Another option for accommodation in Nusa Penida is to stay at an Airbnb, which generally has some great deals on Nusa Penida Island.

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• DSLR Mirrorless Camera: Sony A7ii 

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• GoPro: GoPro Hero 8 Black

• Everyday Lens: Sony F2.8 24/70mm

• Camera Bag: Lowepro Protactic 31L

• Selfie Stick: Sandmarc Metal Edition 1.2m 

• Tripod: Joby Flexible GorillaPod

• GoPro Dome: Underwater GoPro Dome

• Power Bank: Anker Powerbank

• External Hardrive: WD Elements 4TB

 

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• Waterproof Phone Case: Universal Waterproof Case

• Reusable Water Bottle: Hydro Flask Water Bottle

• Rain Jacket: North Face Rain Jacket

• Water Shoes: Slip-on Water Shoes

• Day Bag: Nomatic 20L Day Bag

• Power Adapter: Universal Power Adapter

• Packing Cubes: 4 Set Packing Cubes

• Microfibre Towel: Quick Dry Travel Towel

• Travel Insurance: World Nomads Travel Insurance

• Money Belt: Hidden Money Belt

 

I hope you enjoyed reading this article and if you have any questions about the Rumah Pohon Tree House Nusa Penida please drop me a comment below.

Happy Adventuring!

2 Comments

  1. Greg
    June 30, 2018 / 8:26 pm

    Thanks for your post! This is really awesome and helpful. BTW, are you allowed to climb up to that treehouse and take shots without reserving that treehouse?

    • Jonny Melon
      July 3, 2018 / 4:10 am

      Yes you can climb on the tree house without reserving it.

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