There is plenty of sand and, at higher tide, good swimming and some passable snorkelling off the western point.
At low tide much of the west is exposed. This is a popular destination for daytrippers with both people arriving by bike and on boats from the day-cruises from Bali. In the middle of the day is can be quite hectic, but serene in the early morning and afternoon.
Mushroom Bay can be reached by either boat or bike. A motorbike from Jungut Batu to here should take 15-20 minutes.
Last updated on 7th July, 2011.