Incredible Indonesia - Bali & Lombok Tour
Explore exotic paradise Bali, and the stunning neighbouring island of Lombok on this 2-week Indonesia tour. Walk through the rice terraces of Ubud, watch a sunrise on Mount Batur and snorkel around the island of Menjangan, where you are likely to swim amongst sea turtles and other exotic coral and fish. Fly over to the laid-back island of Lombok, home to the magnificent Gunung Rinjani, one of Indonesia’s largest volcanoes, and explore what this incredible place has to offer.
Price from: £1199.00
07 Oct 2017 – 20 Oct 2017
Day 1 - Arrive Bali
Upon arrival at Ngurah Rai International Airport with your preferred international flight, you will be met and greeted by our guide who will assist you to the car. Upon arrival at the hotel, you will continue with the normal check-in procedures. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Dinner will be arranged at a local restaurant to kick-start your Bali & Lombok tour. Overnight in Kuta.
Day 2 - Kuta / Heart of Bali / Pemuteran
After breakfast at the hotel, begin your fascinating full day “Heart of Bali” tour. The tour will take you to the highlands of Bedugul, with several visits en route. On the morning drive you will visit the Tabanan Market, where you will find various products at good prices. From here you will drive further north to Pura Luhur Batukaru, a temple built in the 11th century believed to protect Bali from evil spirits. You will then have lunch facing the rice terraces in a local restaurant with magnificent views including the majestic Batukaru Mountain in the north. The next stop is Angseri hot spring, a natural volcanic hot spring located at the foot of Mount Batukaru. Afterwards, you will go to Bedugul to visit one of Bali’s marine temples, Ulun Danu Beratan. Then you will visit Bali Botanical Gardens before continuing the drive to Pemuteran, where you will spend the night.
Day 3 - Pemuteran / Menjangan Island
Today you will be starting at 8am to take a local motorized boat over to Menjangan Island. This is the perfect time to jump in the water for some snorkelling to see the abundance of marine life and colourful coral. When you arrive on the island, take a stroll to the other side and you will see the gigantic Ganesha statue. In the afternoon you will return to Pemuteran and have the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Pemuteran.
Day 4 - Pemuteran
Breakfast at the hotel and then you will have a free day to relax at the resort or enjoy optional tours. Overnight in Pemuteran.
Day 5 - Pemuteran / Ubud
After breakfast you will leave Pemuteran and head to Ubud, making a stop at Banjar Hot Springs on the way. Your next stop will be Beji Temple and then you will drive to Kintamani and make a visit to Besakih Temple, the biggest Hindu temple in Bali. Afterwards continue the route directly to Ubud, where you will spend the night.
Day 6 - Ubud
After breakfast you will head straight to the beautiful Bali Bird Park to discover hundreds of species of birds from all around the world. From here, visit the Batuan Village and explore Pura Desa Batuan, considered one of the finest and oldest temples in Bali. Continue on to Ubud, to take a short walk in the rice fields for lunch. Afterwards, take a stroll around the local market before you drive to Goa Gajah or Elephant Cave, an interesting temple which dates back to the 11th Century. Overnight in Ubud.
Day 7 - Ubud
Off the beaten track, get an authentic and relaxing taste of Bali, as you walk for about 2 hours in the Sidemen Valley. Still relatively ignored by tourists, the valley offers enchanting landscapes and the feeling of having them all to yourselves. Along the way, you’ll meet farmers working in the field and get to understand their everyday life and discover the traditional daily activities of the countryside. You will also discover the exotic plants of the area and their use in Balinese culture and food. When the weather is clear there are stunning views over the Agung Volcano, the sacred symbol and highest point of Bali, which dominates the surrounding area. You will also cross 2 rivers and visit a natural swimming pool on the walk, where you can take a swim or just enjoy the relaxing atmosphere. At the end of the walk, a Balinese picnic of traditional dishes will be provided in this beautiful setting. Overnight in Ubud.
Day 8 - Ubud
Breakfast is at the hotel and then you will have a free day to relax at the resort or enjoy optional tours. Overnight in Ubud.
Day 9 - Ubud / Sunrise Mt. Batur Trek
Departing at 2am, you will be driven to Kintamani where you will begin your trek up Mount Batur to witness the spectacular sunrise. The trek is relatively easy and takes around 2 hours. After enjoying the sunrise with a local breakfast and a Bali coffee, continue on to explore nearby craters and a holy cave that is still used by spiritual worshippers as a meditation area. Climbing up a little bit more to the west, you will find “The Land of The Moon”, an area where the surface of the land is similar to the moon’s surface. Light lunch will then be provided before you are taken back to your hotel. Rest of the day free. Overnight in Ubud.
Day 10 - Ubud / Fly to Lombok
After breakfast at the hotel you will be transferred to the airport to catch your flight to Lombok. Upon arrival in Lombok you will be transferred to your hotel in Sengiggi. Rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight in Sengiggi.
Day 11 - North Lombok Exploration
After breakfast at the hotel, you will travel north to the spectacular Pusuk Pass, 400m above sea level, for panoramic views of the Gili Islands. Continuing north, Sendang Gila Waterfall will be your next stop. Approximately 125m high, this waterfall is set in lush tropical surroundings; the perfect place for lunch. After lunch, you will travel to the Sembalun Valley, located on the eastern slope of Mount Rinjani. Your last stop will be the Kingly Garden of Narmada. Overnight in Sengiggi.
Day 12 - Sengiggi
Today will be spent at your leisure, you can relax at the resort or enjoy optional tours to other areas of Lombok. Overnight in Sengiggi.
Day 13 - Depart Sengiggi / Arrive Bali
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport to catch your flight back to Bali. Upon arrival in Bali, you will be transferred to your hotel in Sanur where you will have the rest of the day to relax.
Day 14 - Depart Bali
Morning is free at leisure until you are picked up from the hotel at the appropriate time for your departure transfer to airport and catch your international flight back home.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE BALI & LOMBOK TOUR
• Sharing a twin room with breakfast (single supplement £350)
• All transfers and tours in private air-conditioned vehicles
• English speaking guide throughout
• Tours, activities and meals as mentioned in itinerary
• Entrance fees
- Up to six weeks before departure, a place can be reserved on this Bali & Lombok Tour on payment of a deposit of £150.00, after this date it would be the full amount of the trip.
- Click the book now button and fill in the details and tick the box confirming you accept booking conditions.
- The outstanding balance is due 6 weeks before travel.
- International flights are not included in the cost of the tour and will need to be booked separately.
- Please ensure you have checked visa requirements. Get in touch if you are unsure.
- Ensure you have purchased travel insurance, as this is mandatory for all trips.
Trip Type Cultural
Group Size Maximum 12
Physical Rating Moderate
Currency & Spending Money Indonesian Rupiah / Spending £25 and upwards each day
Hosts One of our local hosts will be your main point of contact for the duration of your Bali & Lombok tour.
Clothing The weather will be hot and humid at this time of year so pack accordingly. You will also need to have your shoulders and legs covered when entering temples.
Health Always seek medical advice from your doctor or travel nurse before you travel.
Baggage Allowance N/A
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