9 Day Bali Explorer
An off-the-beaten-track trip through Bali to discover just how much this tropical island has to offer – besides the magnificent beaches. From waterfalls and temples to rice fields and markets, this trip will also provide an insight into the island’s culture and history.
PriceFrom £1,840 per person based on two people sharing
Best time to go
The drier months of May through to September make these the best months to travel to Indonesia.
Day 1: UK Departure
Overnight flight to Singapore.
Day 2: Alila Manggis (BB)
Fly to Denpasar and travel to the easternmost district of Karangasem to stay for two nights at Alila Manggis.
Day 3: Alila Manggis (HB)
Enjoy a day of sightseeing to include the former Royal Courts of Justice, the Mother Temple of Besakih, Bali's holiest site at Mount Agung, and a leisurely two-hour trek through the rice fields to Tenganan, an ancient village belonging to the original Bali Aga people.
Day 4: Damai Lovina Villas (HB)
Visit Tirta Gangga, a sacred water palace, before continuing to Amed to enjoy a cruise on a traditional fishing boat. Stay overnight at the Damai Lovina Villas.
Day 5: Munduk Plantation Nature Resort & Spa (HB)
Optional trek through the picturesque plantations to Semkumpul Waterfall before a spectacular drive through the central highlands, with panoramic views of the Buyan and Tamblingan crater lakes, to Munduk. Stay overnight at the Munduk Plantation Nature Resort & Spa.
Day 6: Puri Taman Sari (HB)
Begin the morning with a light trek through Munduk's lush plantation surroundings to the cascading Red Coral Waterfall. Continue on a scenic drive to Umabian and stay overnight at Puri Taman Sari.
Day 7: Maya Ubud Resort & Spa (HB)
A unique opportunity today to experience Balinese farming life at Taman Sari Buwana; to tour the elementary school, work alongside the farmers to learn various rice-planting techniques and observe the daily village activities. Proceed via the serene Taman Ayun temple to Ubud to stay for two nights at Maya Ubud Resort & Spa. Enjoy an evening traditional dance performance.
Day 8: Maya Ubud Resort & Spa (HB)
Visit the ARMA Museum and the 16th-century Royal Palace, home to the Ubud royal family, before finishing at the Ubud Market. In the afternoon be pampered with a Balinese massage treatment at a local spa.
Day 9: Departure
Drive to Mount Batur, visiting an exotic spring temple, before continuing to Panglipuran, a traditional village. Fly from Denpasar to Singapore and connect with overnight flight to the UK, arriving the following morning.
Beach extensions are also available
All flights, transfers, meals, accommodation and activities as specified, local English speaking guides throughout
Transfers, meals and activities not specified, visas, insurance, gratuities and items of a personal nature.
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*We try to keep our 'from prices' as accurate as possible, but please do be aware that when travelling in peak times such as Christmas and school holidays, prices shown will vary considerably.