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Tour Overview

Discover the essence of Bali in this 8-day adventure. Immerse yourself in the island's rich traditions, from Canang Sari ceremonies to Brahman rituals, gaining profound insights into Balinese culture. Drift through wild rainforests, explore ancient temples, and savor panoramic views of rice paddies and Mount Agung. Engage in enlightening lectures, indulge in authentic cuisine, and experience the magic of Uluwatu Temple at sunset. From cultural immersion to thrilling adventures, this journey promises a deep connection with Bali's heritage and natural beauty, leaving you with cherished memories of an unforgettable island experience.

Highlights of this tour:

  • Immerse in Rich Traditions: Discover Bali's soul, from Canang Sari rituals to Brahman ceremonies, connecting deeply with age-old customs and local life.
  • Thrilling Rainforest Drift: Feel the adrenaline surge as you navigate waterfalls and rapids, drifting through Bali's wild rainforests, an unforgettable adventure awaits.
  • Cultural Enlightenment: Engage in enlightening lectures and temple tours, absorbing the wisdom of Bapak Enong Ismail and exploring heritage temples, enriching your understanding of Bali's culture.
  • Savor Scenic Delights: Indulge your senses with panoramic views of rice paddies and Mount Agung, paired with traditional Balinese cuisine, a feast for your eyes and palate.
  • Breathtaking Coastal Rituals: Experience a traditional blessing at Uluwatu Temple, releasing a floating Canang Sari into the sea, as the sunset paints the sky in vibrant hues.
  • Serene Tabanan Retreat: Cycle through picturesque rice terraces, savor local delicacies at a traditional market, and delve into the art of Balinese cooking, immersing yourself in Tabanan's tranquility.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival in Bali, your friendly guide and driver will be waiting to welcome you. They will transfer you to your cozy hotel nestled in the heart of Ubud. As you settle in, you'll find yourself surrounded by the lush greenery and tranquil ambiance that Ubud is renowned for. Take this time to unwind, explore the hotel's amenities, or venture out to discover the local arts and crafts scene.

    Meal: N/A

  2. Start your day with a visit to the residence of Bapak Enong Ismail, a knowledgeable local who will enlighten you with a cultural lecture. Gain profound insights into Bali's traditions, customs, and way of life.

    After this enriching experience, delve into the island's spiritual heritage by exploring heritage temples and monuments such as Pura Mengening Temple. Marvel at the intricate architecture and immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere. Later, enjoy a heartwarming lunch with a local family, indulging in authentic Balinese dishes and engaging in meaningful conversations.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Bali Pura Mengening Temple
    Pura Mengening Temple

  3. Prepare for an adrenaline-pumping adventure as you embark on a thrilling 1.5-hour drifting experience through Bali's wild rainforests. Navigate waterfalls and rapids, surrounded by the untouched beauty of nature.

    After your exhilarating drift, treat yourself to a relaxing hot bath before heading to Mambal. Here, amidst picturesque surroundings, enjoy a delightful high tea, sipping on fragrant teas and savoring delectable treats.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch + High Tea

    Bali Rafting
    Embark on a thrilling 2-hour rafting adventure

  4. Immerse yourself in the heart of Balinese traditions by joining a Brahman family in Mas Village. Participate in the intricate process of creating Canang Sari, colorful offerings that hold deep spiritual significance.

    Bali Canang Sari
    Bali Canang Sari

    Witness the grandeur of a traditional ceremony, where locals carry a large Gebogan to an ancient family temple. Engage with the community, learning about their customs and sharing in their joyous celebrations.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

  5. Embark on a journey to discover Bali's cultural treasures and scenic landscapes. Start your day at a charming restaurant overlooking lush rice paddies and the majestic Mount Agung. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast while taking in the breathtaking views. Explore Budakling Village, where a skilled blacksmith will demonstrate the intricate art of crafting traditional blades.

    Visit the Tirta Gangga Water Palace, the Lontar Museum, and the historic Taman Ujung, each location offering unique insights into Bali's rich history and artistic heritage.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Bali Tirta Gangga Water Palace
    Tirta Gangga Water Palace

  6. Begin your day with a scenic drive to Tabanan Regency, where you'll be greeted with a cup of freshly brewed morning coffee. Set off on a mountain bike adventure, winding your way through verdant rice terraces and absorbing the picturesque scenery.

    Indonesia Bali Tegalalang Ceking Rice Terrace
    The Rice Terraces in Bali

    Visit a bustling traditional market, where vibrant colors and fragrant aromas fill the air. Engage with local vendors, learning about exotic spices, fruits, vegetables, and traditional snacks. Afterwards, participate in a hands-on cooking class, discovering the secrets of Balinese cuisine. Delight in the flavors of your creations before returning to your hotel. Spend the afternoon relaxing by the pool, reflecting on your immersive cultural experiences.

    Meal: Breakfast + Dinner

  7. Indulge in a relaxing morning at your leisure, perhaps taking a leisurely stroll along the beach or basking in the sun's warmth. In the afternoon, venture to the picturesque Jimbaran Bay. Hop onto a speedboat, gliding across the calm sea as you head to the awe-inspiring Uluwatu Temple.

    Bali Uluwatu Temple
    Uluwatu Temple

    Participate in a traditional blessing ceremony, a deeply spiritual and captivating experience. Release a floating Canang Sari into the ocean, symbolizing your connection with the island's traditions.

    As the sun sets over Jimbaran Bay, revel in the mesmerizing hues of the sky and the sea. Enhance this magical moment with a glass of champagne (at additional cost), savoring the sweetness of the moment.

    Meal: Breakfast + Dinner

    Bali Jimbaran Beach Sunset
    Enjoy Amazing Sunset at Jimbaran Beach

  8. On your final day in Bali, relish your free time in the morning. Whether you choose to take a final dip in the pool, explore nearby attractions, or simply relax in the serene ambiance of your hotel, make the most of your remaining moments on this beautiful island. Later, your dedicated driver will escort you to the airport, ensuring a smooth journey as you bid farewell to the enchanting land of Bali and carry with you cherished memories of your cultural adventure. Safe travels!

    Meal: Breakfast

Tour Price ($=USD)

From $2774 P.P, which is based on a private tour for 2 people. The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel.

Price Includes

  • 7 nights' accommodation;
  • Meals listed in the itinerary;
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle with licensed drivers;
  • Excellent local English-speaking tour guides as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day;
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing as listed in the itinerary.

Price Excludes

  • International air tickets (Could be assisted).
  • Visa handling fee, visa stamp fee.
  • Any personal expenses.
  • Tipping for guide, driver, bell boy, etc.
  • Services not stated in the itinerary.

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