bali1This tour concentrates on the islands of Bali, Lombok, Flores, Gili Air, Gili Meno & Gili Trawangan, with an excursion to see the Komodo Dragons in Rinca or Komodo island. It emphasizes on traditional Balinese and ethnic cultures in the Lesser Sunda islands. A stay in mountain-surrounded Ubud and watch a perf ormance of a greatly accomplished Legong dance among others is pure entertainment.

Route: Bali, South Bali, Candidasa, Ubud, Sanur, Denpasar, Lombok, Gili, Trawangan, North Lombok and Labuhan Bajo 

 

check16Inclusive:

• 20 nights hotel accommodation with daily breakfast
• Meals of 2 lunches and 2 dinners
• Boat fare Bali-Lombok
• Tours as stated in the program
• All entrance fees
• Air-conditioned transportattion for tours and transfers
• English, Indonesian speaking guide

stop16Exclusive:

• Domestic & International Airfares
• Airport tax for both International & Domestic flights.
• Visa fee (if applicable)
• Drinks at meals other than what is served at table
• Use of hotel mini bar, laundry, phone-call
• Travel insurance
• Tips to guide & driver

noteItinerary:

Day 1: Arrive in Bali – Transfer to Hotel

Upon arrival in Bali International Airport Ngurah Rai at Denpasar, meet and greet by tour guide and transfer to hotel.
Overnight in PADMA RESORT, Legian, Bali.

Day 2: Bali – Free Day (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day.
Overnight in PADMA RESORT, Legian, Bali.

Day 3: Bali – Denpasar City Tour (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Sightseeing tour visiting: Traditional market in Denpasar, Bali Museum (your tour guide will give you detailed information of Bali and surroundings, the region, people, geography, culture, nature and annual ceremony may you find in local temples). Besides the museum, you will see the Jagatnatha Temple (a temple dedicated to the supreme Hindu god) located in central Denpasar city. Lunch in a local restaurant (on your own account). Afternoon tour to Tanah Lot, passing by Taman Ayun royal palace, and Alas Kedaton.
Overnight in PADMA RESORT, Legian, Bali.

Day 4: South Bali – Candidasa ( East Bali ) (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Pick up from your hotel and drive to Candidasa. En route will visit Batubulan village for Barong Dance performance. Batuan (the stone carving center), Mas (the center of woodcarving), Celuk (the center of gold and silver works), Goa Lawah (the holy bat cave) and Kertagosa the Court House of Justice located in the heart of Klungkung town. Upon arrival at Candidasa, direct to your hotel to check-in and be at leisure.
Overnight in VILLA COCOA MAYA, Candidasa.

Day 5: Candidasa Village – Tour (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Sightseeing transfer to Tembok. En route visit Tenengan (the ancient village "Bali Aga" which is also famous for its Balinese double ikat weaving called "Gringsing"), walk from Tenengan to Gebandan Besakih (Besakih temple located on the slope of Mount Agung and also known as the "Mother Temple" of Bali) and Kintamani (the mountain village with its breathtaking views of the still active volcano Mount Batur and its encircling lake).
Overnight in VILLA COCOA MAYA, Candidasa.

Day 6: Candidasa Village – Free Day (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day.
Overnight in VILLA COCOA MAYA, Candidasa.

Day 7: Candidasa – Ubud (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Ubud and check into hotel. Tour of Ubud to include the Pura Saman Tiga Temple. See a Legong dance performance at Peliatan in the evening at 7pm. Return to hotel.
Overnight in NANDINI BALI VILLA, Ubud.

Day 8: Ubud – Tour (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to Tampaksiring . Visit Gunung Kawi royal monuments and go to Taro to see the albino cattle and other sights.
Overnight in NANDINI BALI VILLA, Ubud.

Day 9: Ubud – Free Day (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day.
Overnight in NANDINI BALI VILLA, Ubud.

Day 10: Ubud – Sanur (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. See the temple in the middle of the lake. Leaving the temple, stop at Candi Kuning fruit market, where there are many kinds of local, seasonal fruits, spices and vegetables. Your guide will explain the local commodities produced by local farmers. Visit Mengwi area. Afternoon transfer to Sanur (Denpasar area).
Overnight in BALI HYATT HOTEL, Sanur .

Day 11: Denpasar – Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Padang Bai port for ferry to Lombok, a sailing of about 5 hours. Upon arrival at Lembar Port Lombok , meet and greet by your tour guide and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 12: Lombok (Breakfast)

After breakfast, your tour guide will pick you up in the hotel lobby. Tour the Natural Aquarium, Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air (8 hours). First, we go north by boat to Gili Trawangan, the best place for snorkeling. Here you will find clear, shallow, water where you can snorkel over colourful coral reefs and see hundreds of variety of tropical fish in their natural habitat. Our next stop is the blue coral island of Gili Meno. On the last stop is Gili Air, where the snorkeling is also excellent and visit an interesting fishing settlement. (3 times snorkeling spots - All equipment supplied and included in the total package price.)
Overnight at VILLA OMBAK (Superior Lumbung Terrace Room), GILI TRAWANGAN.

Day 13: Lombok – Gili Trawangan – Free Day (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day for your own leisure.
Overnight at VILLA OMBAK (Superior Lumbung Terrace Room), GILI TRAWANGAN.

Day 14: Gili Trawangan – Countryside – Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Countryside tour, visiting Gunungsari village, a village just 4km north of Mataram, to see the locals making furniture from bamboo. Tables, chairs and other kind of handicrafts are made here as part of their activities besides farming. Rungkang Jangkuk, a village for antique collectors, located 2km north of Cakranegara where you can see masks, baskets and antique woodcarving. We will visit also a Sasak traditional village, located on the hillside with fresh and peaceful atmosphere, surrounded by typical sasak houses called Bale Balak (living house) with low doors, thatched roofs and grounded floors. Each house usually has a barn for storing the rice the villagers planted. People here are very friendly. Nyiurbaya village, for those who are fond of short walks, this mountain weed-basket village is a splendid place. Walking through rice-fields, you are surrounded by mountain views and the soft sound of running rivers. Ketak baskets are made here. Suranadi, a cool resort area 17km to the northeast of Mataram. This forest recreation park occupies an area of 154 hectares. Ceremonies are carried out inside the Hindu temple, and there is a sacred spring of water in the front yard of the main temple with eels as the major attraction. Fancy art gallery has a display of high quality local art and craft like traditional weaving, wood-carving, painting, jewellery, antiques, pearls and much more. Transfer to the jetty to board the 30-minute boat to Lombok harbour, and transfer from there to your hotel.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 15: Lombok – North Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. North Lombok excursion: Sasak houses, old mosque, waterfall, Summer Palace Senaru.
Drive back to hotel and be at leisure.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 16: Lombok – Denpasar (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Free until time to transfer to Lombok Airport (2 hours) for the flight to Denpasar. Upon arrival in Denpasar, transfer to hotel in Kuta. (This hotel is chosen to facilitate the morning flight to Flores the next day.)
Overnight in RISATA HOTEL, Kuta.

Day 17: Denpasar – Labuhan Bajo ( Flores Island ) (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to DPS airport for the flight to Labuhan Bajo by IW1830, dep.1020/arr.1140. Upon arrival in Labuhan Bajo (West Flores), your guide will meet and transfer you to your hotel. Labuhan Bajo is a small town inhabited by fishermen lying at the extreme western part of Flores. The town serves as a jumping-off point for the trip to Komodo. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Then visit Batu Cermin Cave – 5km away from the town of Labuan Bajo. The cave is 75 by 5m large and contains stalactites and stalagmites. Proceed to Puncak Waringin to see the beautiful sunset. Return to hotel for dinner and accommodation.
Overnight in BINTANG FLORES HOTEL, Labuhan Bajo.

Day 18: Labuhan Bajo – Full Day Komodo Tour in Rinca (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

After breakfast at 06.00am cruise to Rinca Island for about 2 hours by a local wooden boat passing several small islands. Upon arrival in Rinca Island, walk to see the activities of the giant monitor lizards called "Komodo Dragon" which was scientifically described in 1912 as Varanus Komodoensis, which is up to 3m long and weighing up to 200 kg. The total number of these lizards is estimated at 3,500 – 5,000 inhabiting Komodo, Padar and Rinca islands. Return to base and take the opportunity to swim or snorkel in clear water if you like. (Snorkelling equipment is not supplied). Lunch will be served on board. Boating back to Labuhan Bajo. Dinner will catered.
Overnight in BINTANG FLORES HOTEL, Labuhan Bajo .

Day 19: Labuhan Bajo – Free Program (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Full day free program. (Optional: snorkeling or scuba-diving.)
Overnight in BINTANG FLORES HOTEL, Labuan Bajo.

Day 20: Labuhan Bajo -Denpasar (Bali) (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport for flight to Denpasar (Bali). Arrive in Bali, meet at airport and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure.
Overnight in BALI HYATT HOTEL, Sanur beach, Bali.

Day 21: BALI – Departure (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to DPS airport for the departure flight.

End of Programme