THE BEST OF BALI
7 Days/6 Nights

Mixing outdoor activities and cultural excursions, our Best of Bali tour is a fabulous loop through the island’s best sites and beautiful interior. Starting from Denpasar or southern beaches, the trip starts by heading east to Candidasa and through the interior to Ubud.Outdoor excursions include a light trek at Tanganan and Munduk, cycling at Sideman and trip to Lake Braten. You’ll also visit Besakih temple and catch a sunset at Tanah Lot.

 
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Day 1:  DenpasarCandidasa                                                                                      

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Arrive this afternoon at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar where you will be greeted by your guide.

A private transfer takes you to Candidasa in Karangasem, Bali’s eastern province.

Check in at your hotel in Candidasa where the remainder of today is at leisure.

Overnight in Candidasa.

Distance and travel time:

Denpasar Ngurah Rai international Airport – Candidasa (67 km): 2h30

Day 2: CandidasaTaman Ujung – Tirta GanggaCandidasa                                   

(B/L)

After breakfast, explore the beautiful, less visited province of Karangasem.

Start with a visit of Taman Ujung, the beautifully restored water palace, set in a pond and only reachable by bridge. Following this visit we bring you to Tirta Gangga. Meaning 'water of the Ganges' this sacred water palace was built in the early twentieth century by the last king of Karangasem. It boasts many decorative ponds and fountains, lush plant life and natural bathing pools.

From here we go to Bali Asli where you will enjoy an authentic flavourful Balinese lunch.

After lunch you have the choice between 2 options:

1)    You can go on a 2 hour soft trek through the rice fields down to Tenganan, one of several ancient villages in Bali of the original Bali Aga people which we will also explore at the end of the trek.

2)    Have a relaxing afternoon on the tropical beach close to Candidasa Pasir Putih where we arrange a sunbed and a fresh coconut drink for you.

Return to your hotel in Candidasa late this afternoon.

Overnight in Candidasa.

Distance and travel time:

Candidasa – Taman Ujung, Karangasem (9 km): 20 minutes

Taman Ujung, Karangasem – Tenganan (12 km): 25 minutes

Day 3: CandidasaSidemenBesakihUbud                                                         

(B/L)

This morning after breakfast and check out we start with the “Balinese daily life” program for you to discover. When we arrive in the village you are introduced to the local Balinese and are given a conical hat and a bamboo stick. This comes in handy on your 1h walk through ricefields which you will do next. Next it is time to explore your skills as a Balinese farmer, try ploughing with cows, planting rice... after this hard work you are served afresh coconut with its juice.

Now we do 3 short workshops, 20 min. each. Cooking lesson, offering and palm-leaf decoration, arak distillation and iron working.

A true Balinese lunch is served in the village.

Continue to Besakih, known as the ‘Mother Temple’ of Bali. Located on the western slopes of Mt. Agung, Bali's highest volcano (2567 m), Besakih is the largest and most important temple on the island and is regularly visited by all Balinese for special ceremonies.

At the end of the day, transfer to Ubud for check-in.

Overnight in Ubud.

Distance and travel time:

Candidasa – Sidemen (42 km): 1 hour 30 minutes

Sidemen - Besakih (22 km): 45 minutes

Day 4:UbudArmaUbud PalaceBalinese Massage                                                     

(B/L/D)

Spend this morning discovering the many charms of Ubud as you visit museums, palaces and local markets. Start with a visit to ARMA Museum (AgungRaiMuseumofArt) and enjoy one of the best permanent collections of Balinese and Indonesian paintings. A visit to ARMA provides a great overview of the island’s rich artistic traditions. Of course we will also make a stop at the Monkey forest to watch its cheeky inhabitants fool around.

Continue to Ubud’s Royal Palace in the heart of the small town: built in the 16th century the Palace is still home to Ubud’s King and its Royal family.

Finish this morning’s excursion with a walk in Ubud Market where local vendors come to buy and sell food as well as handicrafts and textiles.

Lunch will be served at Indus Restaurant, one of Ubud’s top tables, with breathtaking views over the Tjampuhan river valley.

Relax this afternoon with a one-hour Balinese massage treatment at a local spa.

No visit to Bali would be complete without witnessing traditional dance and this evening you will be treated to a performance in a nearby village.

Return to Ubud for dinner at another great restaurant in Ubud, The Bridges.

Overnight in Ubud.

Day 5: UbudBatukaruJatiluwihLake Bratan-Lovina                                  

(B/L)

After breakfast at your hotel and check out your tour guide and driver will bring you first to the royal Taman Ayun temple in Mengwi. Famous for its multi-storied roofs and surrounded by a big fish pond.

Continue with a visit to Bali’s UNESCO listed Jatiluwih where you reach the widest panoramic view of Bali’s iconic rice terraces. Located on a slope near the holy mountain of Batukaru, this area is known as the rice granary of Bali and one of the best examples of subak style rice farming in Bali.

Here we go for a 1 hour walk through the rice fields after which we have lunch at a local restaurant.

This afternoon drive north to Lake Bratan where you will stop for a visit to the very scenic Ulun Danu Temple. The temple is set in the middle of the lake’s calm waters on a small bit of land giving the impression that it is ‘floating’. 

Continue north, turning of the main road to a small mountain road overlooking two superb lakes: Buyan and Tamblingan. Stop for photos and to enjoy the scenery before descending to Lovina in Northern Bali.

Check in to your hotel and remainder of the day is free at leisure.

Dinner at leisure. Overnight in Lovina.

Distance and travel time:

Ubud – Mengwi (17 km): 40 minutes

Mengwi – Jatiluwih (32 km): 1 hour

Jatiluwih – Lake Bratan – Ulun Danu (24 km): 50 minutes

Lake Bratan – Lake Buyan - Lake Tamblingan (12 km): 25 minutes

Lake Buyan & Tamblingan – Lovina (16 km): 30 minutes

Day 6: Lovina                                                                                                              

(B)

Today is free to enjoy the many resort facilities or laze on the beach.

Overnight in Lovina.

Day 7: LovinaBelimbingTanahLotBeach in South Bali/Departure                

(B)

This morning and lunch are at leisure. After check out the tour guide and driver will pick you up for the drive to the south passing Belimbing and other small but beautiful villages along this scenic route.

The landscape alternates between jungle-covered mountain vistas and amazing rice terraces.

Late this afternoon arrive at Tanah Lot, Bali’s most famous temple. Set dramatically on a small island right in front of the coast, you’ll watch the sunset at this spectacular place. 

Afterwards, you will be transferred to your beach hotel or to Denpasar airport for your onward flight. This itinerary finishes between 1830 – 1930.

Distance and travel time:

Lovina – Belimbing (78 km): 2 hours 40 minutes

Belimbing - Tanah Lot Temple (40 km): 1 hour 20 minutes

Tanah Lot Temple – Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali (28 km): 1 hour

RATES & CONDITIONS

DELUXEOPTION

Location

Hotel

Room Category

Candidasa

Alila Manggis

Deluxe

Ubud

Maya Ubud

Superior

Lovina

 The Lovina

Beach Suite

 

SUPERIOROPTION

Location

Hotel

Room Category

Candidasa

The Nirwana Resort

Deluxe Ocean view

Ubud

Bebek Tepi Sawah

Batuan villa

Lovina

The Lovina

Mountain View

 

FIRSTCLASSOPTION

Location

Hotel

Room Category

Candidasa

D’Tunjung

Superior

Ubud

Rama Phala

Deluxe

Lovina

Aneka Lovina

Superior

 

PRICINGinUSDollarsperpersonforsharedtwin/double

 

Hotel Categories

1

2

3-4

5-6

7-10

11-15

SGLSupp

DELUXE

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

SUPERIOR

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

FIRSTCLASS

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

 

HOTELS SEASONAL SURCHARGE:

  • To be advised with booking terms & conditions. 

OUR SERVICES INCLUDE:

  • Hotel accommodation in half-twin/double room with daily breakfast.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
  • Tours and transfers by private air-conditioned vehicles.
  • English speaking local guide
  • All entrance fees and tours as indicated in itinerary.
  • 1 hour Balinese Treatment in local Spa in Ubud

OUR SERVICES DO NOT INCLUDE:

  • Visa arrangements
  • International flights
  • International departure tax from Denpasar (USD15/person)
  • Meals other than mentioned above.
  • Camera/video entrance fees.
  • Personal expenses (drinks, laundry, telephone, tips etc).
  • Travel insurance 
  • Other services not clearly indicated in the package inclusions above.
  • 3.5% Govt. Taxes.

NOTE:

  • All timings indicated are estimated only and can vary in high season and ceremonialdays.
  • All language guides other than English subject to availability during high season Jul-Sep.
  • Compulsory meal rates applicable on X – Mas and New Year eve.

SUPPLEMENTAL PRICE FOR OPTIONAL TOURS (IN USD):

  • 2 hours Trekking at Tenganan

Pax Number

1

2

3-4

5-6

7-10

11-15

Price per Pax

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

 

  • Pasir Putih Beach

Price per person

On Request

 

 
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