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7-Day Private Bali Natural & Cultural Immersion

7-Day Private Bali Natural & Cultural Immersion

By RobertUpdated Jun. 1, 2022
Have Fun Exploring Balinese Nature & Culture

Bali is an island paradise, with lush rice terraces and beautiful beaches, but it's the warmth of the Balinese that makes a stay unforgettable.

Our Bali Natural & Cultural Immersion package is perfect for exploring Bali's nature and culture with a nice adventure-relaxation balance.

Highlights

  • Discover Balinese agriculture on local farmland.
  • Visit the 1,000-year-old 'Mother Temple of Bali'.
  • Enjoy an exciting Ayung rafting adventure.
  • Make a culinary discovery with a local specialist.
  • Meet macaques in Alas Kedaton Forest.
  • Visit Tanah Lot — key to Balinese mythology.
  • Witness a traditional Kecak dance before sunset.

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Itinerary in Detail

This sample itinerary provides inspiration, yet your preferences design the real journey. Following our Tailor-made Guidelines to create a wonderful Bali vacation in your own way.

Day1
Bali Arrival

At Bali airport, you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel in Ubud (1½ hours) by your private driver and air-conditioned vehicle. The rest of the day is free time.

Bisma Eight in Ubud
Have a rest at your fantasy hotel after a long flight
Day2
Local Farming Activities and Landmarks
breakfast and lunch

Take photo opportunities en route to Subak Guliang, a traditional farming village in the center of the island. Prepare breakfast with the Balinese. Seasonal tropical fruits will be served with soft drinks, mineral water, coffee, tea, and Balinese cookies.

Then, witness Balinese rural life and learn more about rice growing and the Subak irrigation system.

Traveler working on the farmland in Bali
Try working on the farm?

Hindu Besakih temple, known as the 'mother temple of Bali', is over 1,000 years old, situated about 1,000 meters up the volcanic slopes of Mount Agung, Bali's largest mountain. See pilgrims praying, maybe in their thousands.

Lunch at a local restaurant with views of Mount Agung and the surrounding countryside.

In the afternoon, learn about the ancient culture of the village of Tenganan. Almost unchanged for hundreds of years, it's home of the Bali Aga, "the original inhabitants of Bali".

Klungkung Palace (Puri Agung Semarapura) features Kertagosa Pavilion, one of its best-preserved parts and exemplary traditional Balinese architecture. See its Kamasan Paintings, depicting famous Hindu legends.

Hindu Besakih temple
Besakih is Bali's most important temple comprising 23 individual but related temples
Day3
White Water Rafting and Street Food Experience
breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Drive a short distance to the whitewater rafting venue for an exhilarating 2-hour rafting adventure on Ayung River.

Ayung River rafting ride
Raise your heart beat on Ayung River!

Your local food specialist guide will show you how to make pepes clengis, a traditional steamed grated coconut dish with Balinese spices wrapped in banana leaves.

Stop at a warung (small local eatery) for a cendol, a jelly drink of green tapioka, with water, coconut milk, and brown sugar.

Gianyar Night Market is a local food haven, where families gather to eat delicacies such as roast pig and coconut balls. Try another specialty there named bubur injin (fermented sticky rice cake).

End the evening with a traditional megibung dining experience, sharing several foods on a plate or banana leaf. This authentic style of dining was historically enjoyed during ceremonies.

The Gianyar Night Market
Discover the treasure of the Gianyar Night Market
Day4
Temples and Monkeys
breakfast

In central Bali, the small town of Mengwi is home to the superb Taman Ayun temple complex, one of island's most attractive temples. See people there from all over Bali.

Alas Kedaton Monkey Forest is populated with giant nutmeg trees and hundreds of macaque monkeys. Observe their characteristics and mannerisms.

macaque moneys in Bali
Meet the cute macaques in the forest

Visit Tanah Lot, part of Balinese mythology's seven-temple 'chain' around the island. Despite being in the Indian Ocean, it has a fresh water spring! It's "holy water" attracts many Balinese believers.

At sunset, photographic opportunities abound.

The Tanah Lot
The Tanah Lot Temple is only accessible at low tide
Day5
Free Day at Leisure
breakfast

This day is for you to leisurely enjoy the beach or relax in the environs of your hotel!

enjoy the beach of Bali
Relax and enjoy the beach
Day6
Sunset over Uluwtu and Kecak Dance
breakfast and dinner

After a free morning, travel to the southern tip of Bali and Uluwatu Temple, another of the seven sea temples. On a steep cliff, the temple has a dramatic location. Observe the huge waves as they roll in from the Indian Ocean.

the Uluwatu Temple
A monkey is looking at the Uluwatu Temple

Witness a traditional Kecak dance at Uluwatu, featuring up to a hundred male performers who form a circle and sway and chant to hypnotic music.

A seductive crescent of white sand and blue sea, Jimbaran Bay has a reputation for having some of the best seafood on the island. Dine in a cozy restaurant overlooking the bay with a fresh seafood selection.

traditional Kecak dance at Uluwate Temple
The traditional Kecak dance at Uluwatu
Day7
Bali Departure
breakfast

The final day is free time, before your guide meets you for your airport transfer to catch your flight home.

We hope this authentic Bali natural vacation will make you refreshed and energized.

Hand-Picked Hotels

We have selected hotels with different styles and for different budgets. Let us know your preferences and we will help you find the right one.

We recommend to experience palace hotels, heritage hotels, or nice resorts in order to get the high-quality service and to your experience.

Bisma Eight
Ubud
Bisma Eight
Nusa Dua Beach
Nusa Dua
Nusa Dua Beach

Our Service Includes:

7 days from
US$ 1699
per person (based on 2 persons and 4-star hotels)
  • Private transfers and English-speaking tour guide
  • All guided sightseeing as detailed in the itinerary
  • Hotel accommodation mentioned in the itinerary
  • Listed Meals (breakfasts at hotels) for every guided day
  • Governmental taxes

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