Bedugul and Jati Luwih Rice Terrace Tours ( a full day tours )
Tour to Bedugul and Jati Luwih offers you cool and pleasant climate up to 18oC. Here, all visitors will be pampered by the superb view overlooking the lake, the complete botanical garden, as well as the graceful temple. The other sight for this our package including Taman Ayun, Candi Kuning, and Jatiluwih which are the most recommended places when you are touring to the middle part of the island.
Start at 8:30 AM (approximately 10 hrs)
08.30 – 09.00 : pick up from your hotel, and start tours
09.00 – 10.00 : visit and tour at Taman Ayun Temple
11.00 – 12.30 : trip to bedugul, then visit Ulun Danu Temple
01.00 – 02.30 pm : lunch at local restaurant.and an reroute after lunch visit candikuing market, see a local fruit and flower market.
02.45 – 04.00 pm : trip and tours to Jatiluwih village for the best rice terraces in Bali
05.30 – 07.30 pm : finish of the tour and back to your hotel.
To reach Pura Taman Ayun you just need to drive for about 18 kilometers to the north from Denpasar city center, precisely in the midway between Denpasar and Singaraja. The site is a Royal Temple of Mengwi Dynasty built in the seventeenth century, boasting the wonderful temple building with typical roof as well as Balinese Architecture. The Pura Taman Ayun means the garden temple in the water. As one of the most prominent temple on the island, the Pura Taman Ayun is respected not only the divinities it was built for the first time for, also this sacred and beautiful temple is built for such great festivals and all religious events.
Candikuning (fruit and flower village market)
Besides as a worship place, Candikuning is also popular for the fruit and flower plantations and harvests. The visitors can visit the Candikuning village market to buy the fresh mango, banana, papaya, avocado, orange, as well as various spices, flowers, vegetables, handicrafts, paintings, and fabrics. If you love rabbits, here you can buy the cute one at the price you will be happy to pay. In the entire surroundings you can find loads of public facilities, local restaurants, accommodations, and more. The site is within short stroll to Bedugul Botanical Garden and Beratan Lake.
Ulun Danu Temple Beratan is opened for Visitors
If we look into the location, this temple is located in Beratan lakeside and it was the unique Bali Temple in Bali which are now many tourists paying a visit to this place. It is situated in the plateau area and surrounded by cold weather and owns the magnificent view which makes impression for every visitor. It is strategically located beside the main road from Denpasar to Singaraja. It is very easy to locate this temple by following the main road with the good access.
Jatiluwih (rice terrace)
Tranquilly situated 48 kilometers from Denpasar city, Jatiluwih is a place to go whenever you need fresh weather, majestic view of the extensive terrace rice fields. The most enchanting natural attraction in Jatiluwih is the terrace rice field back-grounded and beautified by mountain with its tropical forest and greeneries. What makes the paddies harvests in Jatiluwih different than in the other places is that the Jatiluwih paddies are popular for their big size and the highest quality. Also, Jatiluwih is renowned for its organic agriculture system. In addition, the people often visit Petali Temple on the upper land of the village to watch the Wali Pendet, a sacred dance performed to celebrate the anniversary of the temple.
Tour price :
Min 2 person traveling together = USD 48/person [ book now ]
AC Transport, tour guide, entrance ticket, lunch .
Besakih Mother Temple Tours ( a full day tours )
Besakih Mother Temple Tour will take you to the spots you have always wanted to go. Tohpati is the most convenient place to search the Batik with any model to suit your liking. Lunch at Bukit Jambul cannot be missed, imagine having lunch in the plateau area surrounded by terrace rice fields, valley, and sea view. Next destination is Pura Besakih or Besakih Mother Temple, which is said as the biggest temple in Bali and even in Indonesia. This sacred temple was constructed in the eleventh century. Finally you will arrive at Kerta Gosa, a place that will bring us back to the ancient times, remembering Royal Courts of Justice in Klungkung.
Start at 9:00 AM
09.00 – 09.10 : pick up at your hotel.
09.15 – 10.15 : visit Tohpati (Center of Batik, hand weaving/making batik)
11.30 – 12.45 : drive to bukit jambul and Lunch at Bukit Jambul (local restaurant)
01.00 – 02.30 pm : next visit Pura Besakih (Besakih Temple)
03.45 – 04.30 pm : driver to Kerta Gosa (floating hall, court of justice)
05.45 – 07.15 pm : finish of tour and back to your hotel.
Tohpati (Center of Batik, hand weaving/making batik)
Tohpati is widely known as the center of handmade Balinese batik with various colors and shapes. Here the visitors will be exhibited the Batik making and hand weaving process. Finally you can buy some to bring home. The specialties of Balinese Batik can be seen from the strong Javanese motifs; some of modern Batik applies the paintings objects, such as Balinese culture, ceremonies, beautiful sites, or mythological figures. Batik is one of the most beautiful wearable art and the approach to the other side of Balinese rich culture.
Lunch at Bukit Jambul (local restaurant)
With its cool and fresh weather, lunch at Bukit Jambul gives you chance to enjoy the calmness and magnificent view down over the flatland. The restaurant at the stop over of Bukit Jambul provides large parking lot and the mouthwatering Indonesian cuisines. Bukit Jambul is another natural tourist object in Karang Asem regency exuding the harmonic sights of valley, sea, terrace rice field, mountain, clove trees, and the highland. The area is situated at Pesaban village, about 51 kilometers from Denpasar city. It’s very easy to reach this place as Bukit Jambul is right by the main road to Besakih Mother Temple.
Pura Besakih (Besakih Temple)
Positioned about 60 kilometers from Denpasar city, the Besakih Mother Temple is implicitly said as the biggest temple on the island and in Indonesia archipelago. Encompassing 18 temple clusters lengthening up the mountain, this sacred temple is right on the foot of Mount Agung. The weather is relatively cool and pleasant as the area is located about 1000 meters height above the sea level. The history of Besakih name was derived from “Basuki” meaning “safe”. The worshipers mostly choose to worship in the evening or early in the morning, since in the day time there are too many local and international visitors who come for sightseeing. Whenever the visitors enter the temple, wearing sarong and sash is somehow strongly required to respect the Balinese tradition.
Kerta Gosa (floating hall, court of justice)
Kerta Gosa is located in Semarapura town at the heart of Klungkung regency, only 1 hour from Denpasar city. The entire clusters area was originally named Taman Gili and Kerta Gosa was the name given to two Bale buildings, Bale Kerta Gosa and Bale Kambang. Somehow, Kerta Gosa is more famous than Taman Gili. The uniqueness of Kerta Gosa can be recognized from ornamented ceiling illustrating popular artwork, conveying good against the evil painted with the 2-dimension puppet style that the Kamasan village in Klungkung regency is renowned for. As the worthy heritage of Semarapura ancient kingdom, Kerta Gosa and Bale Kembang are now utilized as a sacred place for some Hinduism ceremonies. As historical complex, here the visitors can also find the ancient and history items such as some pictures of Klungkung King Family and its kinfolk.
Tour price :
Min 2 person traveling together = USD 51/person [ book now ]
AC Transport, tour guide, entrance ticket, lunch .
Barong Dance & Kintamani Traditional Village Tours ( a full day tours )
This tour package offers the strong sense of history and art belong to Kintamani area and beyond. In the cool and serene district of Kintamani, the list of historical and recreational sites is limitless. The excitement of Barong Dance & Kintamani Traditional Village Tour Lunch is started by watching Barong Dance at Batubulan. Then, the next route is visiting Celuk where we can meet the skillful gold and silver smiths. Goa Gajah is the next destination, a perfect site for sightseeing, worship, or contemplation. Don’t miss having lunch and unwinding at the local restaurant in Kintamani. As the last object, Museum Gunung Batur will be visited to get to know about volcanoes. We ensure you will go home happily.
Tour with Lunch, start at 8:30AM
08.00-08.30 : pick up from your hotel.
08.30 – 10.30 : Watch Barong Dance at Batubulan village
10.30 – 11.30 : Celuk (Gold/Silver smith)
11.30 – 12.30 : visit Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave)
12.30 – 02.00pm : visit kintamani and having lunch.
02.15 – 04.00pm : Penglipuran Traditional Village
04.00 – 05.00pm : Taman Bali Raja
Watch Barong Dance at Batubulan
Batubulan can be visited both in the morning and in the evening. Everyday the tourists can enjoy the Barong dance performance which is usually held from 9am to 10.30am and 6pm to 7pm. The Barong dance itself is performed at five different stages, illustrating the balance of goodness and badness side in everyday’s bustle and hustle life. The dance is sometimes performed like musical comedy involving humor aspects in it. The overall performance is entertaining and amusing, certainly something you should see.
Celuk (Gold/Silver smith)
Within one hour drive from Kuta area, or about 5 kilometers from Denpasar you can reach Celuk Village. Here, all Balinese silver crafter have been being creating the beautiful items which are able to attract not only domestic market but also the international ones. The gold and silver jewelry products have been being favorites for many jewelry enthusiasts throughout the world. All the accessories are truly one-of-a-kind and blending the Balinese elegant taste with international favorite style jewelries. The travelers looking for gold and silver souvenirs to bring home are strongly recommended to visit Celuk Village to discover the appealing items as well as the Balinese goldsmiths and silversmiths.
Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave)
Situated in calm village called Bedulu, Goa Gajah or the Elephant Cave is about 26 kilometers from Denpasar city. The entire place is soothing, surrounded by the beautiful terrace rice fields and Petanu river valley panorama. As one of the enchanting historical sites, Goa Gajah attracts more visitor both local and international coming for sightseeing, worship, or contemplate. Goa Gajah was derived from ‘Lwa Gajah’ meaning elephant waters and it was the authentic name of Petanu River. Here, we can find the very old Budha statue, three-branching stupa, fountain statues, and many more. The facilities around the site are sufficient to accommodate visitor, such as the parking lot, electricity, telephone, and load of souvenir shops.
Kintamani and Lunch at Local Restaurant
Kintamani is a serene district with 5 volcanoes situated on a hill 1,460 meters above sea level; three of them are Mount Agung, Mount Kintamani, and Mount Batur. Mount Batur is the only one which is still active. In addition, there is a wide Lake of Batur in a valley making the entire sight truly contentment. With the plateau area that surrounds the area, it’s needless to say that in Kintamani the weather is always cool and chilly particularly in the morning and at night. Everyday, load of tourists both local and international visit the site to chill out in the cool breezes and enjoy the most captivating sights imaginable.
Penglipuran Traditional Village
The name of Penglipuran is derived from ‘penglipur’ meaning entertainer. Historically speaking, in the old times the kings often visited this village to indulge themselves in the beautiful landscapes and the most scenic landscape. It was believed that after visiting this village the mood would go brighter and amused than before. The place is cool as the village rests on the height land about 700 m above sea level. In the village, the houses of local people seem awesome and somehow the traditional entrances look the same in each house. What makes the village unique is that every house has the same design, situation, function, shape, and family temple building directed to the Mountain Agung. Overall, here the visitors will be displayed a truly one-of-a-kind Balinese culture through the unique way of life.
Taman Bali Raja
Renowned as Taman Bali Kingdom, this mesmerizing garden is sited at Taman Bali village in Bangli district, about 35 kilometers from Denpasar city. Covering about 50 acres of rice field, this garden was used to be the leisure spot by the king of Taman Bali. At Taman Bali Village we will find a garden which is popular as the ancient remains of Taman Bali Kingdom. Everyday, we can also find some local people fish on the big pond. Taman Bali Kingdom has close relationship with Tirta Harum which is located at the same village. There is a swimming pool and the place to worship that can be used by all visitors.
Tour price :
Min 2 person traveling together = USD 44/person [ book now ]
AC Transport, tour guide, entrance ticket, lunch .