Escape from the bustle life of South Bali and head to the cool highlands of Bedugul to discover the iconic Ulun Danu Temple. Offer cool temperatures and verdant surroundings. Take a leisurely walk around the UNESCO Heritage site Jatiluwih rice terrace field to observe the daily routine of Balinese farmers. End the day with fabulous sunset at the famous Tanah Lot temple
Head to the Royal Temple of Mengwi which was built in 1634 to serve as the family temple of the Mengwi dynasty. Admire this stunning piece of historic architecture, surrounded by a moat with multi–roofed meru shrines and intricately carved wooden gates.
Next up is a visit to the traditional market of Bedugul where a myriad of locally-grown fruits, vegetables and orchids are for sale. Browse the stalls alongside the locals, learning about the different uses of spices and herbs in Balinese cooking.
Carry on to Lake Bratan, one of Bedugul’s three natural lakes. Admire the views of the peaceful waters and snap photos of Ulun Danu, a 17th century temple located on the lake’s edge.
Around midday head to the slopes of Mount Batukaru, Bali’s second highest mountain, for lunch. After refueling, take a light trek through Jatiluwih’s UNESCO heritage listed rice fields. Enjoy the endless views of verdant rice terraces and learn about the traditional techniques used by Bali’s farmers to irrigate the crops and produce rice.
Before the sun goes down, drive to iconic temple for it’s fabulous sunset Tanah Lot temple. The guide will explain the seven sea temples of Bali and the history of 16th century Tanah Lot. Then watch as the sun begins to set, casting beautiful colors upon the temple and the sea.
After sunset return to you hotel in South Bali. (L)
- Private air conditioned transportation with mineral water provided in the car.
- English speaking guide
- All entrance fees and activities as mentioned
- Meal as specified (L=lunch)
- Other meals than mentioned.
- Other services than mentioned.
- Personal travel Insurance.
- Gratuities, personal expenses, drinks, and other items.
- Other services not clearly indicated in the Package Inclusion above.