Discover Bali

The 8 days / 7 nights Discover Bali package is the ideal combination of relaxing excursion and fun adventures that offers a delightful overview of the highlights of this enchanting Indonesian island. The Discover Bali Package takes you from Ubud to Sanur and leads you on a discovery of Bali’s cultural treasures by foot, bicycle and bus.

On this tour, you will get to visit ancient temples and important cultural sites, as well as experience the Balinese way of living on farms and in villages. Here, you will also get to witness picturesque paddy fields and enjoy Bali’s famous beaches.

The Discover Bali Package brings all the best elements of Bali together in a one, easy-to-book holiday adventure. If you have limited time but wish to maximize your Balinese adventure, this is the package to book!

Tour Overview

Day 1: Arriving in Bali » Ubud

Day 2: Exploring Ubud by Foot

Day 3: Ubud » Kintamani

Day 4: Biking in Ubud

Day 5: Ubud » Bedugul » Tanah Lot » Sanur

Day 6: Sanur Free at Leisure

Day 7: Sanur Free at Leisure

Day 8: Sanur » Departure & Transfer

General Inclusions

Airport Transfers
7 Nights Accommodations
Tours
English Speaking Guide
Many meals as stated
Day 1

Arriving in Bali » Ubud

Upon arrival, you will be met and greeted by our representative. From here, we will directly transfer you to your hotel in the Ubud area, which is located approximately two hour's drive into the countryside.

Included

Transfer from the airport to the hotel in Ubud • Accommodation Ubud

Day 2

Exploring Ubud by Foot

Another beautiful day to explore Ubud, and today we take on the village by foot.

We will start the morning with a light trekking through the rice fields just a stone’s throw away from the Ubud main market. Experience a whole new world walking past schools, meeting halls, organic farms and just enjoy the beauty of rural Bali. We will stop at the Sari Organic restaurant for lunch to enjoy healthy food and take in the breathtaking view of the surrounding.

The rest of the day is free at your own leisure; we can drop you back to your hotel or at the Ubud center where you can explore the Ubud villages on your own. You can also opt to visit the art museum, which is the Puri Lukisan Museum in Ubud center or stroll around Ubud Art market.

Included

Guided Tour • Accommodation Ubud

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 3

Ubud » Kintamani

Wake up in the beautiful town of Ubud and get ready to explore!

Today we will start with a drive to Tampak Siring, located about 10 kilometers northeast of Ubud. Here, you will get to visit the 11th century Gunung Kawi temple, also known as the royal tombs, where the flight of stairs leads down to the valley of the sacred Pakerisan river.

Two sets of temples were carved out on the cliffs on either side of the river as a memorial for one of Bali’s most ancient royal families. Next, you will continue to visit a holy spring of Tirta Empul that is surrounded by a large shrine to honour the God Indra. Here, there are bathing pools where you can take a dip in. There pools are believed to have strong curative powers. On a hill behind this temple is a presidential guest house built by the late President Soekarno.

We will then continue with a drive up to Kintamani to enjoy the spectacular view of Mount Batur and its crater-lake. Afterward, we will visit the plantations nearby, walking amidst a field of local fruits, coffee, cocoa vanilla and cloves. Balinese coffee are found mostly in the mountainous central part of Bali. There are two kinds of Balinese coffee grown here, which are the Arabica coffee and Robusta coffee. Here, you will be able to witness how the Balinese people produce their local coffee powder. Lunch will be provided at local restaurant.

On your way back to hotel, we will have a pit stop at Tegalalang to enjoy a stunning view of the paddy field, which is a perfect spot for photography. The day’s tour ends with a transfer back to your hotel.

Included

Guided Tour • Entry Fees • Accommodation Ubud

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 4

Biking in Ubud

Saddle up! Bike saddle, that is.

This tour is designed for travelers who seek to go deep into Bali’s countryside and witness first-hand the daily lives of rural rice farmers and craftsmen.

This tour is guaranteed to be a memorable adventure. We pick you up at your hotel first thing in the morning and drive you up to the starting point of your biking adventure. During the bike ride you can stop whenever you choose to take photos and visit the local peoples. You will also be able to learn more about village life including rice and vegetable farming, traditional ceremonies and family life.

After that, we will go on a short walk into rice fields where you can experience firsthand what it is like to grow, harvest and process rice. We will then introduce you to a coffee plantation and some of the magic plants that they have here in Bali. Next, we will visit a village temple and learn more about the Balinese spiritual beliefs and practices.

After the bike tour, we will drive you to a traditional Balinese home for a magnificent luncheon in the family compound before taking you back to your hotel.

Included

Bicycle Tour • Required Equipment • Guide • Accommodation Ubud

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 5

Ubud » Bedugul » Tanah Lot » Sanur

Rise and shine for a journey to the heartland of Bali where history awaits.

This excursion will lead you to the rural heartland of Bali, which presents an altered landscape and an interesting history.

Your first stop is Pura Taman Ayun, which is founded by the King of Mengwi in the 17th century. The Pura Taman Ayun has three ascending levels of spacious courtyards containing rows of shrines and pavilions and surrounded by wide moat. The next stop will be Lake Bratan, a crater lake that lies serenely in the midst of an elongated valley, which was formed centuries ago. A small temple called the Pura Ulun Danu Bratan to honour Dewi Danau, goddess of the lake, can be seen on the lake promontory. Stroll along Candi Kuning market, where local fruits, vegetable and flowers are sold.

Lunch will be served in Jatiluwih, a place equipped with a fantastic view over the spectacular rice terraces, which have recently been nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your last stop and highlight of this tour waits at the coast. The famous Tanah Lot Temple is one of the most important temples in Bali. Built on a small island in the sea, it is a perfect place to enjoy an amazing sunset amidst a breathtaking environment (weather permitting).

Afterward, we will take you to your hotel in Sanur area to check into your accommodation.

Included

Guided Tour • Accommodation Sanur

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 6

Sanur Free at Leisure

Enjoy the beauty of Sanur free at your own leisure and explore at your own pace. You can hang around your hotel, explore the neighbourhood or head down to the beach for some wet and wild fun.

Included

Accommodation Sanur

Meals

Breakfast

Day 7

Sanur Free at Leisure

Enjoy the beauty of Sanur and go exploring the area at your own pace, from the beautiful countryside to the serene beaches.

Included

Accommodation Sanur

Meals

Breakfast

Day 8

Sanur » Departure & Transfer

Enjoy the beauty of Sanur free at your own leisure this morning. At the appointed time, you will be transferred to the airport to catch your departure flight back home.

Included

Transfer to the airport

Meals

Breakfast

1 Sep - 19 Dec 2017 / 6 Jan - 31 Mar 2018

 

  
 
Hotel Ubud
Hotel Sanur
Private Transfers
Private Tours
3rd adult/extra bed
Child (2-11 years)

Luxury Package

USD1,495
Per Person
Hotel Ubud : Maya Ubud Resort - Superior
Hotel Sanur : Fairmont - Suite Garden View
Private Transfers
Private Tours
3rd adult/extra bed : USD 995
Child (2-11 years): USD 695
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Superior Package

USD895
Per Person
Hotel Ubud : Alaya Ubud - Deluxe
Hotel Sanur : Sudamala Villa & Suites - Deluxe Garden Suite
Private Transfers
Private Tours
3rd adult/extra bed : USD 695
Child (2-11 years): USD 495

Standard Package

USD695
Per Person
Hotel Ubud : Hotel Tjampuhan Spa - Superior Agung
Hotel Sanur : Griya Santrian - Garden Wing
Private Transfers
Private Tours
3rd adult/extra bed : USD 595
Child (2-11 years): USD 425

This tour can be extended or changed according to your preferences – Valid until 31 March 2018


 

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Package Type:

Flexibility:

We have especially tailor-made our tours to suit the independent travellers who are not inclined to follow big groups – you are free to select the starting date of your tour based on your preference. We are also able to customize your tour packages and accommodate your special requests accordingly.

Child Policy:

– Child is 2-11 years old. If other age applies to your booking, we will let you know before confirmation of booking.

– 1st child with extra bed/mattress/day bed. 2nd child will share bed with parents. If other configuration, we will let you know before booking is confirmed.

Additional Charges and fees

– Additional High Season Surcharge might apply during special events and festive seasons.

– Many resorts and hotels have compulsive Christmas & New Year’s dinners, which are not included. Often the price and details are only available 1 months before the event.

– Flight tickets are not included. Please advise if you like us to quote and include flight tickets.

– Visas and other fees and taxes related to your air ticket and border clearance.

– Camera fees at attractions.

– Items not mentioned

Booking Terms & Conditions

– For certain transfers and modes of transport e.g. boats, flights etc. private transfers will not be available (even if private transfer is mentioned).

– Maximum occupancy for standard rooms are normally 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children.

– Prices are based on minimum 2 adults travelling and sharing room.

– If you are 6 people or more we can quote you a special group price

– Program changes can happen during festive seasons or due to weather conditions

– All room requests e.g. connecting doors, bed configuration etc. is based on request only and cannot be guarantied

– Prices can change without prior notice

– Subject to availability at the time of booking

You will find our general Terms & Conditions here

About Bali

Destination: Bali

Bali, nicknamed Island of the Gods, is certainly an island paradise. It charms everyone with its scenic natural beauty of lush greens, pristine beaches and exotic islands. More than its looks, Bali captivates through its friendly people and vibrant culture. It offers an exciting nightlife, colorful festivals, impressive arts and craft and world class diving. Discover what makes Bali enchanting to visitors.

With a scenic backdrop, spiritual yet colorful culture, Bali brings a unique travel experience. The island boasts of dramatic traditional and modern dance, highly developed arts, rich biodiversity and world famous dive spots. All these contribute to it being a popular tourist destination. Bali was named the Best Island by Travel and Leisure in 2010, and credits should be given to its diverse attractions, exquisite restaurants and friendly locals. BBC Travel also awarded Bali as one the World’s Best Islands in 2011, ranking second to Santorini.

Things to Know

Bali is both an island and province in Indonesia. It is located in the westernmost end of Lesser Sunda Islands and its capital is Denpasar. With a population of 4.2 million as of January 2014, Bali is the home of Indonesia’s Hindu minority. It is part of the Coral Triangle, an area having the highest biodiversity of marine species. It is composed of six regions and 10 cities. Balinese is widely spoken but in tourist areas, English and other foreign languages are also spoken. Standard power is 220 volts 50 Hertz, while standard socket is type C/F. Currency is Indonesian Rupiah.

Places of Interest

A trip to Bali should include a visit to its iconic temples, a dip into one of its stunning beaches or a chance to try its nightlife. With a variety of attractions to choose from, tourists will not run out of activities to do and things to see.

The Uluwatu Temple is must-see site in Bali. It is found in Pura Luhur, and is a majestic temple perched on a limestone cliff. The Bukit Peninsula where the temple is situated is also home to some of the best beaches and surfing destinations.

When in Bali, a visit to the town of Ubud is must-do. Ubud is known as the cultural centre of the province being the hub for arts and crafts. It can be explored by foot, but there are various transports to get you around the villages.

For those who want an escape to the hustle and bustle of the city, Seminyak is the perfect destination. It is quiet, and it offers high-end beach resorts and upscale restaurants best for holiday visitors.

For more sea escapades, Kuta Beach makes an excellent setting. It is known for a lively nightlife and surfing spot, but at the north end, a quieter area offers tranquility.

Adventure seekers can find fulfillment trekking Mount Batur, Bali’s highest peak. The mountain features a semi-active volcano, which has four craters, villages and a lake.

Climbing it to view the sunrise is a common activity since it is relatively easy. Mount Batur is also well-visited because of a major Hindu temple, the Pura Ulun Danu Batur.