Amed is located in East Coast of Bali, the beach itself is volcanic black sand with stones and pebbles on the shore. It is normally very clean and water warm. Amed has a laid-back vibe and you can sit and watch the seaside life of the Balinese fishers or salt-farmers in action. The main road is filled with amazing little warungs which are incredibly well priced.
Further to oceans, there are several great spots for snorkelling, most of the hotels and local boats will gladly to bring you there. Dive centres are also scattered in many corners of Amed.