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Bali and Lombok Explorer

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 14 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 10 people
Destination(s): Indonesia  
Specialty Categories: Cultural Journey   Sightseeing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1188 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1542 US Dollar (USD)

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival – Tanah Lot - Umabian (-).

Arrive in the afternoon at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar where you will be greeted by your local guide and then heading to Tanah Lot. One of the most famous temples in Bali set dramatically on a small rock about 100 m off the coast. When the weather is permitting Tanah lot will offer you an exquisite sunset and leave the temple just a silhouette. Afterward drive back to the north of Tabanan and check in to your hotel. The guest rooms laid out in the style of a village compound surrounded by rice field. Dinner at the hotel. Overnight.

Day 2: Umabian – Balinese farming – Jati luih – Munduk (BLD).

In the morning, after breakfast at your hotel drive to Tunjuk village to experience local Balinese life while in the same time you will supporting a community based tourism project. Upon arrival in Tunjuk village, a short visit to an elementary school (closed on weekends and public holiday) before join in to the village home base. Walk with the local farmers to thier rice fields, where you will learn how to plant, transplants or harvest rice (depending on season).

You may also have the opportunity to ride cows or buffalos, Balinese called it as Metekap. Metekap is a traditional ways to process the rice field before plant the rice using a traditional tool with a pair of cow or buffalo. Nowadays, metekap in traditional way rarely found as farmer mostly uses a machine to ploughing. Next, walk around the beautiful rice fields to observe the daily activities of the village. Near to the rice field you’ll visit other smaller plantations where you will see locals will demonstrate their ability to climb up the coconut trees and gather young coconuts for some refreshment.

Afterward, return to the home base where you will observe the boiling of cassava in the traditional kitchen before enjoying a delicious lunch at the farm. Continue heading north through a small wreck road to reach Jatiliuih village. Along the way your eyes are pampered with alluring scenery. Upon arrival at Jatiluih it is the highlight, a spacious fascinated rice terrace in Bali.

Afterward in direction to the famous Ulun Danu Temple which sits on a small island on the far shores of the lake. Continue north, turning off the main road to a small mountain road overlooking the twin lakes, Buyan and Tamblingan. Stop for photos and enjoy the scenery before descending to the beautiful remote area of Munduk. Overnight in Munduk.

Day 3: Munduk – Morning trekking & kayaking – Seririt – Pemuteran (BL).

Early in the morning you’ll have a chance to explore Munduk with a light trek, heading back to the twin lakes Buyan and Tamblingan where you began your short trek through the rain forest. Walking through the narrow path will take you to the rim of the lake path passing many interesting and useful plantation, explore the heritage of Balinese medicine plants.

Upon arrival at the lakeside, a traditional wooden boat await for you to continue to the next adventure crossing the two lakes heading to the temple at the other side of the lake. This trip will take approximately 40 minutes accompanied by your local guide. Drive back to Munduk to your hotel for shower and then proceed to Pemuteran. Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant in Munduk.

After lunch your trip will be continued heading to the west to reach Pemuteran near to West bali National Park. Check in at your hotel. Free at leisure. Overnight.

Day 4: Pemuteran – Snorkeling at Menjangan island (BL).

Breakfast at hotel. Leave the hotel in the morning crossing by wooden traditional boat to reach Menjangan island. Enjoy the clear crystal water, explore aquatic diversity of west Bali. It is possible to see turtles, intricate coral gardens, eels, sharks and a number of other pelagic species. You’ll have the chance to jump in and snorkel in the clear waters as you make your way to Menjangan Island. On the island, explore the quiet beaches and jungle interior or swim and snorkel off the shore. Back to hotel in the afternoon for your lunch. The rest of the day free at leisure. Enjoy your time to relax amid the tranquil surroundings. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5: Pemuteran – Kintamani - Besakih - Sidemen (BL).

Breakfast at hotel. Continue you trip to the Eastern part of Bali, Sidemen. Beforehand near to your hotel you will visit a traditional salt making practiced by a small Maduranese community of the village for years of generation.

And then to pearl farming, pearl of high quality is insentively produced from this farming to fill market demand in Japan Europe and America, the farms offer and organize a site tour for visitors to know better about pearl production. Continue to Kintamani: the highlight of the day and enjoy the magnificent view from the top of the still active volcano Mount Batur and Lake Batur.

Lunch will be served at a panoramic restaurant facing to the beautiful panorama of Mt and lake Batur. Afterward drive to east part of Bali visit Besakih temple, located on the western slopes of Mt Agung, Bali highest volcano (2567 m), Besakih is the largest and most important temple on the island. And then drive down to Sidemen village, a beauiful nature of Bali. Overnight at Sidemen.

Day 6: Sidemen - morning walking tour - Tirta Gangga - Sidemen (B).

Refresh your morning by walking through the rice paddies in Sidemen, crossing a small river and intimated with the nature, sound of morning freely birds around you. What an experience. Back to hotel for breakfast.
Free at leisure. Near afternoon, visit of 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. Lunch at a local restaurant facing the water garden, afterward drive back to your hotel and rest of the day free at leisure.

Day 7: Sidemen – Padangbai - Gilli Trawangan (B).

In the morning after your early breakfast, transfer to Padang Bai harbor for your speed boat to Gili Trawangan. Upon your arrival in Gili Trawangan, welcome by our representative and then transfer by a horse carriage where the local call it as "Cidomo" to your hotel.

Gili Trawangan is the most popular island among the three Gili's, there is no car on the Gili's island the only transportation is bicycles and Cidomo makes the island retains peaceful and quiet. Day free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8: Gilli Trawangan (B).

Breakfast at hotel. Day free at leisure, enjoy the tranguility of this tiny island, there is no car or motorbike around. Overnight at hotel.

Day 9: Three Gili's - Senggigi (BL)

Morning breakfast at hotel. Your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel to catch a machine powered outrigger boat. Here your day commences with a gentle cruise to the idyllic beach of Gili Meno Island. A 1.5 hour journey through the calm waters will take you to the smallest of the three Gili isles, and certainly the quietest. Very few tourists make it to this island, making it the perfect place to escape for a morning of relaxation, peace, quiet, swimming and snorkeling.

A lunch box will be prepared and served on board while you continue your day. Gili Trawangan is the largest of the three islets, where the sand is still powdery white and the water a clear sparkling turquoise. Prepare to sit back, relax and soak up this idyllic experience. The perfect place for swimming and snorkelling, disconnect from everyday life and immerse you in an atmosphere of tranquillity and relaxation.

Both islands are superb spots from which to view the magnificent corals and marine life of the Gillis. At the end of your leisure time on Gili's island transfer by boat to Senggigi, located in the main island of Lombok. Overnight.

Day 10: Lombok's Waterfalls tour (BL).

Morning breakfast at hotel. Meet with your local guide and then drive down to the central of Lombok, discover the green nature of Lombok main land. Visit Aik Bereik to enjoy the fresh air of rainforest and beautiful view of terrace paddies.

Continue to Pemandakan, the start point for a short, soft trekking to Benang Stokel waterfalls, here you will enjoy a nice swim in the middle of the mother nature with fresh and genuine spring water. Continue a 30 minute walk passing through narrow rainforest to reach Benang Kelambu waterfall, enjoy a free shower here before proceed your picnic lunch by the waterfall. On the way back to the hotel, stop at Candi Narmada The Summer Palace of the former Balinese King Anak Agung Gede Ngurah from Karang Asem Bali, built in 1727. The name "Narmada" was derived from the name of holy river in India. It also means "tear" of "unknown water". Narmada was built for worshipping the Hindu God, Siwa. Lingsar, Pura Lingsar was built in 1714. It is the oldest and holiest temple in Lombok, owned by both Hindu and Moslem Waktu Telu. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11: Lombok - free at leisure (B).

Breakfast at hotel. Spend your day at leisure at hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 12: Lombok - Serangan - Seminyak (B).

In the morning after your early breakfast, transfer to Senggigi harbor for your speed boat to Serangan Bali. Upon arrival meet with your local guide for your transfer to your hotel in south of Bali. Check in and rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 13: Seminyak - Free at leisure (B).

Breakfast at hotel. Today is your full day free at leisure, you may discover another part of Bali's island by yourself or just enjoy the hotel facilities, reading your favorite book or listening your music by the hotel pools. Overnight at hotel.

Day 14: Nusa Dua / Jimbaran – Denpasar - Departure (B).

This morning is free at leisure until transferring to Denpasar. International Airport for your departure flight.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Maximum cost for min 2 pax and the minimum cost for 10 pax.

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