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$38.80 Tours & Sightseeing

Full-Day Fascinating East Bali Tour

After pick up from your hotel, you are heading east to see the Kerta Gosa, or Hall of Justice, built in the 18th century in Klungkung. It is beautifully laid out within a moat and provides an exquisite example of the Klungkung style of painting and architecture which can be seen in their ceiling murals. Continue on to Kusamba, a fisherman village that also engages in salt making where you will also see colorful outrigger lined up along the black sand shores. The coastal road with full view to Nusa Penida will lead us to Goa Lawah (Bat Cave). This cave, whose walls vibrate with thousands of bats, is considered holy and a temple and surrounding shrines protect the entrance. After lunch we go to Taman Tirta Gangga (Water Palace) whose swimming pools and ornamental ponds serve as a fascinating reminder of the Balinese rajah's old days. Your last stop will be Tenganan Aga, an original Balinese village, a stronghold of ancient traditions. You can see the local women weave the famous "flaming" cloth, kamben geringsing, which supposedly has the power of immunize the wearer against evil.Sit back and relax on your transfer back to hotel.

$32.22 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Best of East Bali

After being picked up at your hotel (select resort areas only), your private day trip starts with your first stop at the ancient court palace of Bali: Kertha Gosa, about a 1-hour drive. Wander around this pavilion, where you'll learn about ancient court rituals, and take a look inside the building to admire the unique paintings on its enormous ceiling. After this introduction to a bit of Balinese culture, continue to the white-sand beach of Kusamba to meet the last remaining salt-farming community on Bali. If you're curious about local life on the island and want to learn more about traditional ways of farming, this is your chance. Your private guide will tell you about this old community and introduce you to some of the locals. Next, head to Ujung Water Palace, followed by the village of Tenganan, known for its beautiful traditional clothing worn by locals. Between these two visits, you'll stop at a restaurant for lunch (own expense). Your day trip ends after leaving Tenganan for the drive back to your hotel.

$62.50 Cultural & Theme Tours

Besakih Temple and Karangasem East Coast Mountain Tour

This tour takes you to Besakih Temple at the foot of Mount Agung, through rice field terraces and on to Bali’s scenic East Coast. First stop is Kerta Gosa, the hall of justice, in Klungkung, which dates from the 18th century.You trip continues up into the mountains, stopping to admire the view from Bukit Jambul over rice terraces with the sea glistening in the distance. Then it’s into Besakih Temple, almost 1,000m above sea level. Besakih is the “Mother Temple” of Bali and probably originated as a prehistoric sanctuary where offerings were made to the god of Mount Agung.Back at sea level, we visit Tenganan – one of the original Bali “Aga” villages where traditions have changed little over the centuries. Our drive continues through the beach resort of Candi Dasa to Kusamba, a small fishing village, followed by Goa Lawah (Bat Cave) where the walls of the cave literally vibrate with thousands of Bats. The cave is considered to be holy, with shrines and a temple protecting to entrance

$70 Private & Custom Tours

East Bali to Lempuyang Temple, Gateway to The Heaven Tour

This tour will take you to unusual tour activity like no other. We will visit traditional salt mining in the village of Kusamba and its famous black sand beach to see/ learn how local balinese salt are produce. After the Salt Mining Village then we will continue our trip to visit Local Balinese Chocolate factory at Jasri Beach. Not only chocolate factory but also you will able to do a swing here for free and taste the hot chocolate with a little additional cost. Take a couple picture or picture while you are Swing is also a must to do. Our next visit will be the famous Tirta Gangga Water Palace. Built in 1948 by King of Karangasem and till today its become very popular tourist destination bot for local and foreigner. Next will be lunch take place in a local restaurant for local food. Our last place to visit will be the Lempuyang Temple. know as the oldest temple on Bali and considered as one of ht 9 main temple on the island. It is located on Mount Lempuyang on the East of Bali. Lempuyang Temple really popular for it gate know as The Gate to The Heaven because it look exactly touch the Sky. From this temple you can also able to see The Mount Agung very clearly. People don't want to miss to take a good picture from here.

$61.14 Day Trips & Excursions

Eastern Bali Day Trip

Our guide will pick you up at approx. 8:30am at your hotel in South Bali with drive to the north east to Karangasem regency. First stop is at Kusamba, a local fishing village to see the local people mining salt the traditional way. Next visit Goa Lawah temple, the bat cave that dates back to the 11th century.Then drive to Tenganan village, one of Bali’s most ancient villages that existed before the arrival of Hinduism. The village is famous for its unique textile with intricate motifs. Lunch is at a local restaurant in Candi Dasa.After lunch continue to visit Karangasem Royal Palace (Puri Karangasem) which was built by the 1st King of Karangasem by the end of 19th century. And then drive to Taman Ujung Sukasada, which used to be a resting place, as well as a guesthouse for noble families and foreign official guests of the Karangasem Kingdom. Last stop is the old royal bathing palace of Tirtagangga with its water gardens. Drive back to your hotel.

$50.44 Tours & Sightseeing

Full-day East Bali Beaches and Villages Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kusamba Natural Salt FarmerStart your Bali exploration with a visit to Kusamba fisherman village, the central of traditional salt farming in Bali. Discover the whole process of salt making while admire the colorful boat lined up on the shorelineDuration: 1 hourStop At: Bias Tugel BeachVisit Padang Bai harbor, escape from the hustle at paradise island, Bias Tugel beach. You have to walk through a fairly steep and rocky path where at the end the beautiful hidden welcomes you. Stretch of white sandy beaches with crystal clear blue sea water in sight. A high cliff on the right and left of the beach makes this place isolated from the adjacent beachDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Candidasa Lotus Lagoontransfer to Candidasa where you will be served your lunch. The restaurant is facing to Candidasa landmark a beautiful lotus fond of the sea.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: White Sand BeachContinue a bit further to the east, passing through a broken paved roads lead you to a pristine 400 meters wide white sandy beach, often referred to various nicknames such as Pasir Putih or White Sand beach, Virgin beach. You can simply indulge yourself under the colorful parasols and cushioned day beds in front of the cafes along the beach. Enjoy various activities such as swimming, snorkeling and sunbathing on this beautiful beach.Duration: 2 hours

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