Get your fill of monkeys, dolphins, volcanoes, rice paddies and fabulous food – from GBP 649 for 11 days
|Activities:||Boat trip with dolphins, Swimming and optional snorkelling., Walking through rice paddies and up volcanoes, Water theme park|
|Highlights:||Fascinating local markets, forests full of monkeys, beaches, cultural villages and volcanoes|
A fabulous 11 day trip to the tropical island of Bali full of gorgeous rice terrace scenery and gloroius beaches. Visit exquisite temples, haggle over exotic fruits in the bustling local markets and take a boat cruise and spot dolphins.
- Enjoy the stunning lush rice terrace scenery around the cultural centre of Ubud
- Chill out on the beaches at Sanur and Lovina with snorkelling and hot spring options
- Take an early morning dolphin cruise and spot monkeys and elephants
- Wander exquisite temples and chaotic markets filled with exotic spices and produce
- Hike up to the crater rim of Mount Batur to fry your breakfast eggs!
Day 1 – SANUR
Arrive in Bali’s Denpasar airport and be transferred to our hotel in Sanur Beach. Filled with quaint little shops and restaurants and away from the roaring surf of Kuta and Nusa Dua.
Day 2 – UBUD
This morning we drive to the cultural heartland of this ancient island. In Ubud we will visit the Monkey Forest (keep these creatures away from your valuables!) and Bali Bird Park. Afternoon is free to relax around the pool or do some optional cycling or even white water rafting. (BD)
Day 3 – UBUD
Morning walk through the rice paddies. Afternoon is free to wander around the famous handicraft market of Ubud or more optional activities like visiting the Elephant or Safari Park. (B)
Day 4 – LOVINA
We take a beautiful scenic drive via the Temples of Taman Ayun and the famous Tanah Lot as well as the market in Bedugul and the Gigit Waterfalls. We arrive at the black volcanic sand beach of Lovina on Bali’s northern coast. (BD)
Day 5 to Day 6 – LOVINA
Lovina is famous for its dolphins. So we rise really early before sunrise and travel by boat out to see the famous dolphins! We’ll return to the hotel for breakfast then have plenty of time just to relax. You might want to visit local hot springs, Buddhist Temples or the local seaside market or take a snorkelling adventure up the coast to Menjangan (Deer Island) within the national park. (B)
Day 7 – KINTAMANI
We drive to Kintamani on the rim of Mount Batur via the provincial town of Singaraja. We are met by very beautiful and dramatic volcanic mountain scenery. (B)
Day 8 – KINTAMANI – SANUR BEACH
We have the option of a sunrise walk up to the crater of Mount Batur volcano crater – we might even cook our eggs on the volcanic steam! Descend to the hot springs. On return to the hotel we’ll drive back to sleepy Sanur via Besakih or Batur Temple and the local Bat Cave! Check back into our hotel in Sanur. (BD)
Day 9 to Day 10 – SANUR BEACH
Two full days to relax and do your own exploring or last minute shopping or just relaxing around the great pool or on the quiet beach. (Day 9 -B, Day 10 – BD)
Day 11 – SANUR BEACH
Our tour ends but the great memories remain. See you again on another Imaginative Family trip! (B)
Sanur Beach is close to Bali Airport.