Nyepi the day of Silence on the Hindu calender that commemorates the New Year for the Saka in Bali, falls on 5th March this year so if you are in Bali on this date this is what you should expect:
- If you are a tourist at this time you are expected to stay in your Bali Hotel or Villa
- Hotels have an agreement with the community that daily operations can continue for the day but be sure that the guests are not to go out side the hotel grounds.
- For the Community in general on Nyepi day there is to be no cooking, no lights used, no entertainment, and you must stay in doors until 6am the following day.
- The Airport is closed