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$58.02 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.

$59 Tours & Sightseeing

East Bali Cultural and Tradition Tour

09:00am - 10:30am: Pick up at your Bali hotel10:30am - 11:00am: Kerta GosaKerta Gosa is a historical building which used by the ancient Balinese ruler as a criminal court, and also used as a pavilion where the king and his ministers met to discuss a law, the Kingdom security, economy and other matters of importance. The uniqueness of Kerta Gosa is on its ceiling that full of painting which describes the trial in the court and the punishment imposed.11:15am - 11:45am: Goa Lawah TempleGoa Lawah (means Bat cave), the small temple but has recognized by the Balinese, being one of the island’s nine directional temples (southeast side of the island). The cave is situated at the base of the cliff which is crowded by bats fruit. The cave is believed as a start tunnel that stretches 30 km to Pura Goa at Besakih Temple.12:00pm - 12:30pm: Traditional Salt Production FactoryIf you’re curious about local life in Bali and want to see traditional farming practices in action using primitive tools, then Kusamba Beach is a unique place to visit. Kusamba traditional salt farmers could be the last generation of salt farmers in Bali, located around seven kilometers east of the capital city of Kelungkung Regency, Semarapura. 1:00pm - 1:40pm: Tenganan Traditional VillageOne of the most ancient and unique village in Bali, with its strong adherence to traditional ways. It is the only place in Indonesia that produces the celebrated geringsing cloth. Tenganan is very popular with its blood sacrifice ritual called “mekare kare” (the fighting using thorny pandan leaves) which each combatant hits their opponent with the aim of drawing blood.2:15pm - 2:45pm: Taman UjungTaman Ujung or Taman Sukasada located at banjar Ujung, Tumbu village, about 5 km southeast of Amlapura, Karangasem. During a Dutch Colonization it was known as 'Water Palace'. Taman Ujung now covers about 10 hectares area which was originally about 400 hectares while it was built in 1909 by the King of Karangasem. The building was designed by Dutchman architect named Van Den Hentz and a Chinese man named Loto Ang, helped by Balinese Undagi. The property which is belonged to the Royal Family of Karangasem open to public and very popular among pre-wedding photographer with its fantastic scenery.3:00pm - 3:30pm: Tirta GanggaTirta Gangga is a beautiful park, an heritage from the last King of Karangasem, that was built in 1948. This park has destroyed by the eruption of Mount Agung on 1963, and restored in 1981. Tirta Gangga park features a spring, shrine, water tower, pool and many kind of flowers which symbolize the harmonious relationship between human, plants, animals and God.3:30pm - 5:00pm: Back to your hotel.

$220.48 Private & Custom Tours

4 days on the island of Gods, Bali as you have never seen before by car & guide

In this 4 days exclusive private tour you will visit Bali with your private guide and driver.  The program: DAY 1: BESAKIH – TIRTA GANGGA – TENGANAN – GOA LAWAH – KERTAGOSA                Morning visit Balinese biggest and holiest temple at Besakih, majestically situated on the slope of Mt. Agung. Then We come across Tirta Gangga the tranquil and ancient bathing pool of the king of the area. Next we move to Tenganan, an isolated native Balinese village where people lived undisturbly by outside influence for centuries. Next Goa Lawah (bat cave) Temple where thousands of bats are hanging on the rim of the cave. Finally Kertagosa in Klungkung, the pre-colonial justice complex of local kingdom that lay afloat on a giant lotus pond DAY 2: UBUD MONKEY FOREST – UBUD PALACE - TEGALALANG RICE TERRACE – KINTAMANI - TEGENUNGAN   Morning visit Ubud Monkey Forest. Then visit ubud palace. Then Tegalalang rice terrace, own the magnificent view of rice terrace. The rice terrace is designed very beautiful with exquisite hollowing rice field and precisely located on the hill bank. In Penelokan you can enjoy the marvelous of the still active Mt. Batur and the beautiful blue Lake Batur. Then we continue to Tegenungan Waterfall ,beauty and hidden waterfall.  Unique for its lush green surroundings and heavy water flow, perfect for swimming and enjoying the fresh water. DAY 3: BEDUGUL BOTANICAL GARDEN - TAMBLINGAN - GIT GIT WATERFALL - BUDHA TEMPLE morning drive to visit Bedugul Botanical Garden, then continue Tamblingan Lake, a beautiful lake in the plateau area and close to Bedugul or Beratan Lake. continue to Gitgit Water Fall, an amazing waterfall from height hill with fertile rain forest plantation surround it. It’s location in the jungle of forest, fresh atmosphere with beautiful panorama of rice terrace are presenting on the way to this waterfall. Then to Finally visiting Brahmavihara Arama Budha Banjar, a Buddhist temple that was built in the late of 20th century . DAY 4: JATILUWIH – BATUKARU – TAMAN AYUN – TANAH LOT Morning visit the beautiful Jatiluwih rice terraces. Afterward, visit Pura Luhur Batukaru on the slopes of Gunung Batukaru, Afterward visit a beautiful Taman Ayun Temple which is dated back from the Royal Mengwi Dynasty. Finally visit Tanah Lot temple placed on a huge rock surrounded by the sea and ideal beach to relax and perfect place to see sunset (if weather is permit).FREE AIRPORT TRANSFER ALSO INCLUDED, just send us the flight details!!

$61.28 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.

$30 Private & Custom Tours

Private Full-Day Experience: Bali Gate of Heaven

In the morning, you'll be picked up at your accommodation by your private driver before heading off to Tirta Gangga, your first stop on your full-day private tour. Tirta Gangga, a water palace built in 1948 and surrounded by pools, fountains, lush green gardens, and several stone carvings and statues. Because the water of Tirta Gangga is regarded as holy, it is used regularly for religious temple ceremonies. Next, head to Taman Ujung water palace. This is the sister site of Tirta Gangga, also built by the late king of Karangasem. The complex consists of various large pools and historic structures set against a backdrop of Mount Agung and the eastern shoreline.Then continue to Pura Lempuyang, it's a very scenic and very holy place to visit. Located at Karangasem east Bali within the highlands of Mount Lempuyang this temple is not only one of the most difficult to get to, but also one of the most sacred on Bali. If the weather support, you will get the best photo shoots that face to Agung volcano from the gate of heaven.Then explore the indigenous village of Tenganan, which retains its ancient pre-Hindu customs through a strong code of non-fraternization with outsiders. It is a symmetrically laid out Bali Aga village with walled homes and unique crafts; Bali Aga were the original inhabitants of Bali, before the arrival of Hindu Javanese. After this visit, your tour ends with return to your hotel.

$11.77 Day Trips & Excursions


Padang Bay is one of the popular destination which is located at the southeast of Bali where you can see the beautiful beach of Bluelagoon. We have designed this trip to show you the most grateful spot at the southeast. We will have our first stop at Goa Lawah temple, where the temple itself is one of the most important temple in Bali. Its located near the see, where the most Balinese people do their following ceremony after they burning the died body. And then we head to the east to Padang Bay. A small village with a quite a lot membership make them looks so busy. There is one of the coral beach called Blue lagoon beach that we will visit and spend more time to swim and if you want, you can also do a snorkeling to see a beautiful fishes. and then we will bring you to visit an Ancient Village of Tenganan, where you can experience a beauty of local living and an old Bali tradition. Afterward we will drive back to your hotel. Pick up time : 08.30 am Include: English Speaking Guide Petrol Parking fee Mineral water Traditional Balinese Clothes for visiting any Hindu sites Hotel return transfer/pick up and drop off Super comfort car with air conditioned Tour Exclusions : All entrance tickets, Meals and any other personal (optional) expenses.