Classic Bali & Sailing Adventure

Classic, Sanur to Sanur

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

Bali has earned its reputation as one of the world’s beach hotspots, but there’s so much more to it than that. This 14-day adventure combines the cultural and natural highlights of this unbelievably picturesque part of Indonesia with a week spent cruising the Gili Islands aboard a supercool catamaran. Enormous Hindu temples, rice paddies, bustling marketplaces, a sunrise hike to the top of Mt Batur and more than we could possibly list await. All you have to do is tag along.

What’s included

  • G Adventures for Good: Bali Community Training Lunch Program, Ubud Recharge: Local Hot Springs Visit, Kintamani Carte Blanche: Ubud
  • Beach time in Candidasa
  • Jatiluwih Rice Terraces visit (UNESCO-protected)
  • Lake Bratan temple visit
  • Highlands of Kintamani visit
  • Mt Batur view
  • Local Indonesian meal experience
  • Kerta Gosa visit
  • Ubud orientation walk
  • Sailing Bali, Lombok, and the Gili Islands
  • Beach lunch on Gili Kedis
  • Senggigi town visit with kayaking option
  • Snorkelling around the Gili Islands
  • Lembongan Island visit
  • Snorkelling equipment aboard the catamaran
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Walk along the jatiluwih rice terraces
  • Drive through mountain roads to kintamani
  • Take a dip in a local hot spring
  • Visit besakih temple
  • Sit back and enjoy cruising between the gili islands

Itinerary

Day 1 Sanur Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Sanur/Munduk (1B, 1D) Visit the Lake Danu Bratan Temple and take a walk through the Jatiluwih Rice Terraces before arriving at the guesthouse in Munduk. Enjoy some delicious Balinese cuisine. Included Activities: Jatiluwih Rice Terraces Visit Ulun Danu Temple Complex Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours, 30km) Private Vehicle (1.00-1.50 hours, 35km) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s), 15km)
Day 3 Munduk/Kintamani (1B) Arrive in Kintamani with its breathtaking views of Lake Batur and the Batur crater. Take a wander through town and mix with the locals, visit the market, and marvel at the variety of local produce for sale. Stop for lunch at a black sand beach. Included Activities: Local Hot Springs Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours, 70km)
Day 4 Kintamani/Ubud (1B, 1L) Opt for a sunrise hike to the top of Mt Batur before travelling to the cultural heart of Bali, stopping for lunch at the G Adventures supported-Bali Community Training Lunch Program. Arrive in Ubud in the late afternoon for an orientation walk and some free time. Included Activities: Bali Community Training Lunch Program Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (1.00-2.00 hours, 35km)
Day 5 Ubud (1B) Enjoy a free day to explore exactly what interests you in Ubud. Opt to visit the Monkey Forest, numerous temples, rice paddies, and markets. In the evening, opt to take in a traditional Kecak dance performance.
Day 6 Ubud/Candi Dasa (1B) Visit Kerta Gosa, the historic court of justice, before the journey to Candidasa, a superb beach location perfect for relaxing. Included Activities: Kerta Gosa Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours, 43km)
Day 7 Candi Dasa (1B) Continue exploring or relaxing on the beach—the choice is yours.
Day 8 Candi Dasa/Nusa Lembongan (1L, 1D) After reaching Nusa Lembongan opt to go snorkelling or on a Mangrove Tour. Transport: Private Vehicle 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
Day 9 Nusa Lembongan/Lombok Island (1B, 1L, 1D) Continue sailing to the beautiful islands of Lombok, starting with the three most famous Gilis - Air, Meno, and Trawangan. Moor near Gili Trawangan for the night. Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
Day 10 Lombok Island (1B, 1L, 1D) Explore the beaches and islands on the west coast of Lombok, including Gili Trawangan, Gili Sudak, Gili Nanggu, and Gili Gede. Additional Notes: Please note: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of your tour you will be advised of any amendments. Included Activities: Gili Trawangan Visit Gili Sudak Visit Gili Nanggu Visit Gili Gede Visit Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
Day 13 Lombok Island/Nusa Penida (1B, 1L, 1D) Cruise to Nusa Penida in the morning. Upon arrival, opt for snorkelling, or a Nusa Penida Island Explorer Tour. Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
Day 14 Nusa Penida/Sanur (1B) Sail back to Serangan Village and disembark. Tour ends on arrival. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
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