A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Bali vs. Caracas for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Bali or Caracas?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Which city is more affordable and which is best for your travel style? If you're trying to figure out where to go next, comparing the travel costs between Bali and Caracas can help you decide which place is right for you.

Where Should I go: Bali or Caracas?

Bali

Known as the "Island of the Gods," it's not difficult to see why the Gods would want to set up shop in Bali. With a beautifully diverse landscape of hills, mountains, coastlines, beaches, vibrant rice fields and volcanic hillsides, you'll easily go into sensory overload.

Bali is home to 4 million people who all hold true to a deeply spiritual and unique culture. With champion surfing, world class resorts and challenging hiking trails, this Indonesian island accommodates travelers from every walk of life. It's often called, "paradise on earth, " and no one disagrees.

Caracas

Caracas is the capital city of Venezuela, and also the country's largest city. It's in the northern portion of the country and is close to the Caribbean. While Caracas may not be a major travel destination in Venezuela, it can offer interesting insight into the country's urban character. It has a great art, culinary, and music culture that truly bring the city to life. The beautiful Mount Avila overlooks the city and separates the city from the Caribbean Sea. Many locals and visitors alike head to the mountain as a quick escape. You can reach it by taking a cable car that carries you up to the SWaraira Repano Park at the very top.

For some great organized tour ideas, see The Best Tours for Seniors to Indonesia, and The Best G Adventures Tours to Indonesia.


Which place is cheaper, Caracas or Bali?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Bali is $71, while the average daily cost in Caracas is $0.00. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Bali and Caracas in more detail.



Accommodation
  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Bali $41
    Caracas -
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Bali $82
    Caracas $0.00
Compare Hotels in Bali and Caracas

Looking for a hotel in Bali or Caracas? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Bali


Hotels in Caracas


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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: Bali Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Bali $8.83
    Caracas -
Typical Local Transportation Prices in Bali

Below are a few samples from actual travelers for transportation costs in Bali:


  • Motorbike Rental
    $3.03

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Bali

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Bali:

  • BALI PARAGLIDING Fly, Swing and Soaring above the sea with private transfer: $103
  • Bali Gili Fast Boat Transfer Ticket All Inclusive: $60
  • Bali Parasailing Adventure with Including Hotel Transfer: $45
  • Bali Parasailing Adventure,Banana Boat,Jet Ski and Donut Boat with Transfers: $59
  • Bali Quad and Buggy Discovery Tour, Including Round-Trip Transfer: $76
  • Bali Spa Treatment with Airport Transfers (Departure): $56
  • Bali Spiritual: Blessing Ceremony, Pristine Nature and Transfer: $109
  • Bali Tours 4U Airport and Seaport transfers. 24 hours a day.: $21
  • Bali Water Sport : Sea Walker,Donut Boat and Banana Boat with Hotel Transfers: $64
  • Bali and Nusa Penida: Fast Boat Transfers: $28
  • Bali and Trawangan: Fastboat with Optional Bali Transfer: $46
  • Bali to/from Gili Air: Fast Boat with Optional Bali Transfer: $46

Is it cheaper to fly into Bali or Caracas?

Prices for flights to both Caracas and Bali change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.





Food
  • Food Meals for one day
    Bali $20
    Caracas -
Typical Food Prices in Bali

Some typical examples of dining costs in Bali are as follows:


  • Coffee
    $1.21
  • Lunch for Two
    $13
  • Bali Cafe for Two
    $26
  • Lunch for Two
    $7.89
  • Lunch for 2
    $8.73
  • Dinner for 2
    $9.58

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Bali

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Bali.

  • Private Tour Rafting Uluwatu Kecak Dance Sunset and Dinner in Jimbaran Bay: $28
  • Romantic Seafood Dinner under sunset in the Beach: $30
  • Private Tour Uluwatu Sunset Kecak Dance and Dinner at Jimbaran: $31
  • Ubud: Balinese Cooking Class at an Organic Farm: $32
  • Pirate Dinner Cruise with Shows, Games, and Music: $32
  • Amazing Private Tour-Uluwatu Kecak Dance and Romantic Seafood Dinner: $33
  • Bali Night Market Food Tour From Ubud: $35
  • From Ubud: Authentic Cooking Class in a Local Village: $35
  • Bali Private tour Beach,Traditional dance, Uluwatu Temple, Sunset, Dinner: $45
  • Seminyak: Balinese Cooking Class & Market Tour: $45
  • Bali Street Food Tour: $45
  • Bali's Best Sunset: Uluwatu Kecak Dance & Dinner Jimbaran Beach: $50

Entertainment
  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Bali $11
    Caracas -
Typical Entertainment Prices in Bali

Some typical examples of activities, tours, and entrance ticket prices in Bali are as follows:


  • Spa for Two
    $53
  • Snorkelling Trip
    $12
  • Cooking School
    $27

Tours and Activities in Bali

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Bali are as follows:

  • Bali Water Sports Adventure: $7.89
  • Bali Bird Park 1-Day Admission Ticket: $8.83
  • Private Tour to New Indonesia Urban Destination: $12
  • Uluwatu Temple Tour with Optional Kecak Dance Ticket: $13
  • Kecak and Fire Dance Ticket at Uluwatu Temple: $14
  • Kecak Dance Uluwatu Temple Half Day Sunset Tour: $14
  • Watersport activity Ocean walker, Parasailing Adventure & Banana Boat: $18
  • Tanah Lot Temple Guided Tour: $18
  • All-Inclusive White Water Rafting Adventure in Ubud: $19
  • Ubud: Monkey Forest, Rice Terraces, Temple & Waterfalls Tour: $19
  • Bali Nusa Dua Theatre: Devdan Show Tickets: $19
  • Ubud ATV Quad Bike & White Water Rafting Tour: $20

Alcohol
  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Bali $3.13
    Caracas -


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Bali and Caracas, we can see that Bali is more expensive. And not only is Caracas much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. Since Bali is in Asia and Caracas is in South America, this is one of the main reasons why the costs are so different, as different regions of the world tend to have overall different travel costs. So, traveling to Caracas would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Caracas and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Bali would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Bali than you might in Caracas.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Bali Expensive? and Is Caracas Expensive?.


Which is Bigger, Bali or Caracas?

Caracas has a larger population, and is about 4 times larger than the population of Bali. When comparing the sizes of Bali and Caracas, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.


When is the best time to visit Bali or Caracas?

Both destinations experience a warmer climate with nice weather most of the year. Instead of summer and winter seasons, they usually have a rainy season and a dry season.

Should I visit Bali or Caracas in the Summer?

The summer attracts plenty of travelers to both Bali and Caracas. Warm weather and sunshine bring visitors to Bali year-round. Caracas attracts visitors year-round for its warm weather and sunny climate.

April to September in Bali is the dry season. In July, Bali usually receives less rain than Caracas. Bali gets 40 mm (1.6 in) of rain, while Caracas receives 57 mm (2.2 in) of rain each month for the summer.

People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Caracas this time of the year. In Bali, it's very sunny this time of the year. Bali usually receives around the same amount of sunshine as Caracas during summer. Bali gets 253 hours of sunny skies, while Caracas receives 242 hours of full sun in the summer.

Bali is around the same temperature as Caracas in the summer. The daily temperature in Bali averages around 27°C (81°F) in July, and Caracas fluctuates around 27°C (81°F).


  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Bali 27°C (81°F) 
    Caracas 27°C (81°F)

Should I visit Bali or Caracas in the Autumn?

The autumn brings many poeple to Bali as well as Caracas. Bali attracts visitors year-round for its warm weather and sunny climate. The warm climate attracts visitors to Caracas throughout the year.

October to March in Bali is the rainy season. Bali usually gets around the same amount of rain in October as Caracas. Bali gets 60 mm (2.4 in) of rain, while Caracas receives 56 mm (2.2 in) of rain this time of the year.

The sun comes out a lot this time of the year in Caracas. People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Bali this time of the year. In the autumn, Bali often gets more sunshine than Caracas. Bali gets 266 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Caracas receives 208 hours of full sun.

In the autumn, Bali is around the same temperature as Caracas. Typically, the autumn temperatures in Bali in October average around 27°C (81°F), and Caracas averages at about 28°C (83°F).


  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Bali 27°C (81°F) 
    Caracas 28°C (83°F)

Should I visit Bali or Caracas in the Winter?

Both Caracas and Bali are popular destinations to visit in the winter with plenty of activities. The warm climate attracts visitors to Bali throughout the year. Plenty of visitors come to Caracas because of the warm climate and sunshine that lasts throughout the year.

The rainy season in Bali is October to March. In January, Bali usually receives more rain than Caracas. Bali gets 90 mm (3.5 in) of rain, while Caracas receives 28 mm (1.1 in) of rain each month for the winter.

It's quite sunny in Caracas. Bali usually receives less sunshine than Caracas during winter. Bali gets 170 hours of sunny skies, while Caracas receives 233 hours of full sun in the winter.

In January, Bali is generally around the same temperature as Caracas. Daily temperatures in Bali average around 26°C (79°F), and Caracas fluctuates around 26°C (78°F).


  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Bali 26°C (79°F) 
    Caracas 26°C (78°F)

Should I visit Bali or Caracas in the Spring?

Both Caracas and Bali during the spring are popular places to visit. Plenty of visitors come to Bali because of the warm climate and sunshine that lasts throughout the year. Warm weather and sunshine bring visitors to Caracas year-round.

April to September is the dry season in Bali. Bali usually gets more rain in April than Caracas. Bali gets 70 mm (2.8 in) of rain, while Caracas receives 29 mm (1.1 in) of rain this time of the year.

It's quite sunny in Bali. In the spring, Bali often gets more sunshine than Caracas. Bali gets 226 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Caracas receives 183 hours of full sun.

Bali is around the same temperature as Caracas in the spring. The daily temperature in Bali averages around 27°C (81°F) in April, and Caracas fluctuates around 27°C (80°F).


  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Bali 27°C (81°F) 
    Caracas 27°C (80°F)

Typical Weather for Caracas and Bali

Bali Caracas
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 26°C (79°F) 90 mm (3.5 in) 26°C (78°F) 28 mm (1.1 in)
Feb 26°C (79°F) 90 mm (3.5 in) 25°C (78°F) 17 mm (0.7 in)
Mar 27°C (81°F) 90 mm (3.5 in) 26°C (78°F) 22 mm (0.9 in)
Apr 27°C (81°F) 70 mm (2.8 in) 27°C (80°F) 29 mm (1.1 in)
May 28°C (82°F) 70 mm (2.8 in) 27°C (81°F) 36 mm (1.4 in)
Jun 27°C (81°F) 50 mm (2 in) 28°C (82°F) 53 mm (2.1 in)
Jul 27°C (81°F) 40 mm (1.6 in) 27°C (81°F) 57 mm (2.2 in)
Aug 27°C (81°F) 40 mm (1.6 in) 28°C (82°F) 50 mm (2 in)
Sep 27°C (81°F) 50 mm (2 in) 28°C (83°F) 54 mm (2.1 in)
Oct 27°C (81°F) 60 mm (2.4 in) 28°C (83°F) 56 mm (2.2 in)
Nov 27°C (81°F) 70 mm (2.8 in) 28°C (82°F) 54 mm (2.1 in)
Dec 27°C (81°F) 90 mm (3.5 in) 26°C (80°F) 54 mm (2.1 in)