Padang Galak beach is a contituition of Sanur beach. But it is really different from Sanur with its big waves, shiny black sands that make this place a perfect place for surfing or other big sport activities. Balinese people usually held some religious ceremonies such as Melasti to purify holy statues and religious symbols in this beach. Padang Galak is also often used as a favourite place to held the annual kite festival every June - July.
(Source : "Sightseeing Denpasar" by Denpasar Government Tourism Office, 2006)