Thursday arrivals are used as a guideline for this package, however, daily arrivals are available. Our Destination Specialists can provide you with a price for your preferred arrival date.
Bali, a tropical island in the Indonesian archipelago, is so picturesque and immaculate it could almost be a painted backdrop. It has still tropical rain forests, rice paddies tripping down hillsides like giant steps, volcanoes soaring up through the clouds, hot springs, dense tropical jungle, long sandy beaches, warm blue water, crashing surf – a unique and beautiful landscape waits to be discovered – a landscape shaped by the Balinese to please their Gods. Meet the Balinese, friendly people who don't just have a unique and rich culture and long historical background, but actually live it every day – and we, as visitors, can be part of it and watch or join the numerous celebrations and religious events all over the island. In Bali, spirits come out to play in the moonlight; every night there is a festival in one or another part of Bali and even a funeral is an opportunity to celebrate life. Bali is as well a shopper's paradise particularly for casual and tailored clothing, locally made jewelry, many kinds of handicrafts, beautiful Batik fabrics and clothes, antiques and artifacts. Leather ware is one of the unexpected local bargains with everything from handbags through to tailor made leather jackets and coats, all at unbelievable prices. In fact, prices are so inexpensive; you're sure to need more room in your suitcase! Try bargaining at the street markets all over the island or other famous markets as the ones in Ubud or Denpasar – or enjoy the air-conditioned shops at the famous Discovery Mall in Kuta with it’s incredible choice of all and fixed prices. Bali has it all.
Day 1: Welcome to Bali – Transfer to Hotel (no meals)
Upon arrival at Denpasar Airport, our English Speaking Tour Guide will be waiting for you at the main gate, holding the signboard with your name. After a warm welcome the guide will take you directly to your hotel for check-in. During the transfer the tour guide will give you some brief information about your hotel, its surrounding and about Bali – he will explain your program for the following days and set up its timing to your convenience. Check-in at your hotel and rest of the day free for your own leisure. Accommodation Nusa Dua Beach Hotel in South Bali.
Day 2: SOUTH BALI---Afternoon Uluwatu Sunset, Kecak Dance & Beach Dinner (B/D)
Afternoon we propose discovering the Southern Part of Bali with one of the oldest temples in Bali, the Uluwatu Temple, for the Balinese a very holy place and for us a place with stunning views down the cliffs and over the Indian Ocean. Make friends with some monkey families living at around the temple, but take care of your belongings, watch your glasses! And discover one of the famous Balinese Dances, the Kecak Dance, performed by up to 60 men, watch the dance and enjoy the sunset in this beautiful setting near the cliffs. The tour will be end with beach dinner at Jimbaran area. Enjoy this stunning atmosphere and later the sunset over the bay of Jimbaran in this beautiful set up directly on the beach. Please arrange with your guide the time to start this half -day tour; we propose to leave the hotel not later than 4.00pm. The total time for this half-day tour will be around 4 hours. Accommodation Nusa Dua Beach Hotel in South Bali.
Day 3: SOUTH BALI---Relax and Rewind (B)
Breakfast at your hotel. Use the day today to relax in your hotel, jump into the pool to cool down, and experience the Balinese hospitality and attention. They will pamper you at any time possible. Accommodation at Nusa Dua Beach Hotel in South Bali.
Day 4: SOUTH BALI – UBUD---Drive to Ubud – Full day tour with lunch at Lotus – Transfer to Hotel (B/L)
This full day out takes you to explore a unique artist village of Ubud, a heaven of art lovers and one of the most pristine areas on the Island of Bali. The village is filled with sophisticated palaces with their grandeur traditional architectural styles. Ubud recently also known with its Botanic Garden, the garden offers a range of microclimates including ravine, hillside, meadow, a river, waterfalls and natural forest. The morning ride will directly drive up to visit Muji Art Gallery to witness Balinese artists elaborately painting arts. Afterwards heading to visit Museum Puri Lukisan, one of the most attractive painting museums opened in 1956 to preserve and exhibit rich traditional and modern Balinese arts. Visit Puri Saren Agung, the Ubud Palace from where Ubud was ruled from in late 1800s till World War II and walk crossed the palace to visit Art Market. The tour last at Botanic Garden located in Kutuh Kaja village, the Garden faces the Bird Village of Petulu, home of the famous white egrets. Walk down set of stairs, a Javanese Joglo sits in a green glade. Follow walking paths meander through shady fern gardens and copses of coffee and cocoa trees. Clumps of flowering shrubs, bamboos and spice trees line a quiet river. Then drop to your accommodation in Ubud. Accommodation at Alila Ubud in Ubud.
Day 5: UBUD---Morning Yoga – Afternoon Spa (B)
8 AM Meditation --- Today, learn to meditate or just participate. Don’t feel like getting up this early… enjoy a late morning and breakfast any time you like! Afternoon time for some pampering: choose from a facial, Balinese massage or reflexology treatment and relax as the lovely, kind Balinese women float you off into a world of comfort and the sounds of the rainforest in this fabulous indoor-outdoor spa. Flower essences, fresh flowers, and an outdoor shower complete this great experience. Accommodation Alila Ubud in Ubud.
Day 6: UBUD----Cycling around Ubud (B/L)
After breakfast at the hotel, we will pick up you and drop you to Ubud for cycling activities around Ubud village to see Balinese village and rural life on this easy cycling area. The cycle is about 2 hours and mostly drive on small road and its will be more safety and comfortable with very friendly local people, and also we have chance to see village temple. After cycling, we will drop you to your hotel in Ubud. Accommodation at Alila Ubud in Ubud.
Day 7: Meeting with Traditional The Balinese Balian Ketut Liyer – Lunch at Ibu Oka (B/L/D)
After breakfast at the hotel, relax. Afternoon, check out of the hotel, and enjoy the famous traditional Balinese Roasted Suckling Pig for lunch. Later, we will leave to meet one of the most famous Balian healer, Ketut Liyer. If you have read “Eat, Pray and Love” you will remember Ketut Liyer as the healer and culturist that Elizabeth Gilbert spent many days with. We will be able to consult about health, life, career, and many aspects of life. Enjoy a farewell dinner, and transfer to the airport for your return flight.
The guide will say goodbye to you at the airport and our airport representative will help you with your luggage, the check-in and other procedures. We hope that you spent an extraordinary holiday with us and that you will not forget our beautiful and charming island of Bali and the Balinese people.