LombokAn extensive tour of Bali, the island of the gods, and including the islands of Lombok and Flores. Trip to the Komoda or Rinca island is included to see the giant monitor lizards.

 Route: Bali, Candidasa village, Kintamani, Lovina, Munduk, Sanur, Lombok, Dances, Tampaksiring, Ubud, Kuta, Labuhan Bajo and Denpasar

 

 

check16Inclusive:

• Private Return hotel transfer as mentioned in the itinerary
• Private tours as mentioned in itinerary of Bali–Lombok-Flores island-Bali.
• 21 nights hotel/lodge accommodation based on Twin/Double sharing room.
• Meals as indicated in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
• Tour Guide: English speaking guide.
• Entrance fees, donations, parking
• Government taxes

stop16Exclusive:

• Domestic airfares (quoted separately at USD530 per passenger - this can change, by airlines)
• Airport taxes
• Camera fee
• Meals not specified in the itinerary
• Any personal expenses such as use of hotel mini bar, phone call, beverages, etc.
• Travel insurance
• Tips to guide and driver.

noteItinerary:

Day 1: Arrive Bali – Transfer to Hotel.

Upon arrival in Bali International Airport Ngurah Rai in Denpasar, meet and greet by your tour guide and transfer to hotel. Free at your own leisure.Overnight in PURI SARON Hotel, Seminyak, Bali.

Day 2: 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.
Overnight in PURI SARON Hotel, Seminyak, Bali

Day 3: 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 CANDI BEACH COTTAGE, Candidasa.

Day 4: Candidasa village – Kintamani (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Sightseeing transfer to Tembok. En route visit Tenganan (the ancient village "Bali Aga" that is famous for its Balinese double ikat weaving called "Gringsing"). Walk from Tenenagan 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 LAKE VIEW RESORT, Kintamani.

Day 5: Kintamani – Lovina (Breakfast)

Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer by road to Lovina,sightseeing along the way. En route stop at Beji Temple (an ancient Hindu temple famous for its beautiful bas-reliefs along the walls). Proceed to Lovina via Singaraja city (one of the important cities and historical places in Bali). Afternoon arrive at Lovina.
Overnight in PURI BAGUS HOTEL, Lovina.

Day 6: Lovina - Munduk (Breakfast)

After breakfast, sightseeing transfer to the village of Munduk area, visiting along the way a Buddhist monastery and Banjar hotspring in Banjar village. Drive to Ulun Danu Temple passing the twin lakes of Tamblingan and Buyan to enjoy the wonderful scenery from the hillside. Drive to Ulun Danu temple, a Hindu temple dedicated to Dewi Danu (the Welfare Goddess). This is a very famous place in Bali because of its magnificent view of a great lake on the mountain slope. Then descend 5km of hairpin curves down to the sleepy village of Munduk.
Overnight in PURI LUMBUNG COTTAGES, Munduk.

Day 7: Munduk (Breakfast)

After breakfast at the hotel, depart from hotel with your guide for a visit to Lake Tamblingan and walk around the lake and do some canoeing on the lake. See the mountain vistas and plantations of coffee, clove, coconut, fruits, cocoa and rice. Soak in the sulphurous hotspring water to cleanse your skin and enjoy the local coffee grown in the area.
Overnight at PURI LUMBUNG COTTAGES, Munduk.

Day 8: Munduk – 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 9: Denpasar – Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Denpasar airport for the flight to Lombok by Garuda or Trans Nusa Air. Upon arrival at Lombok International airport, meet and greet by your tour guide and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 10: Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Afternoon Lombok city tour (4 hours), visiting Mayura, the royal floating palace of the former Balinese kingdom, built in 1744. It is located in Cakranegara, close to the Pura Meru Temple built in 1720. Visit Bertais Market, the biggest market in Lombok where people can buy fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, spices, rice, fish, local artifacts and colourful Indonesian sarongs. See Narmada, the summer palace of the former Balinese King Anak Agung Gede Ngurah from Karang Asem of Bali, built in 1727. The name "Narmada" was derived from the name of a holy river in India. It also means "tear" of "unknown water". Narmada was built for worshipping the Hindu god, Shiva. Lingsar, Pura Lingsar was built in 1714. It is the oldest and holiest temple in Lombok, owned by both Hindu and Moslem Waktu Telu.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 11: 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) by boat. 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 SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 12:Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Lombok countryside tour, visiting Gunungsari village, a village just 4km north of Mataram, to see the locals making furniture from doted 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 plantedd. 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.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 13: Lombok (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. North Lombok excursion: Sasak houses, old mosque, waterfall, summer palace Senaru.
Overnight in SENGGIGI BEACH HOTEL, Lombok.

Day 14: Lombok – Denpasar (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Free until time to transfer to Lombok Airport for the flight to Denpasar by Garuda or Trans Nusa Air. Upon arrival in Denpasar, transfer to hotel in Ubud.
Overnight in TJAMPUHAN RESORT, Ubud.

Day 15: Ubud + Dances (Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Tour of Ubud to include the Pura Saman Tiga Temple. See a Legong dance performance at Peliatan in the evening at 7.30pm. Return to hotel.
Overnight in TJAMPUHAN RESORT, Ubud.

Day 16: Tour to Tampaksiring (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the resort. Visit Gunung Kawi royal monuments and go to Taro to see the albino cattle and other sights.
Overnight in TJAMPUHAN RESORT, Ubud.

Day 17: Ubud – Free Day (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day.
Overnight in TJAMPUHAN RESORT, Ubud.

Day 18: Trip along Bali West Coast – Kuta (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the resort. Tour to the Negara Bugis of Sulawesi Subak museum of agricultural equipment, Rambut Siwi Temple and visit Bali West National Park.
Overnight in J BOUTIQUE HOTEL, Kuta.

Day 19: Denpasar – Labuhan Bajo ( Flores Island ) (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to DPS airport for the flight to Labuhan Bajo by Trans Nusa Air, MV 912, dep.08.00/arr. 09.10. 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 Labuhan Bajo. The cave is 75m 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 PURI SARI HOTEL, Labuhan Bajo.

Day 20: 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 200kg. 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 be catered.
Overnight in PURI SARI HOTEL, Labuhan Bajo.

Day 21: Labuhan Bajo - Denpasar (Bali) (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport to depart for Denpasar (Bali) by Trans Nusa Air, MV 913, dep.16:30/arr.17.35. Arrive in Bali, meet at airport and transfer to hotel.
Overnight in Mutiara Bali Boutique Resort & Villa in Seminyak, Bali.

Day 22: Denpasar - Departure (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free until time to transfer to DPS airport for your departure flight.

End of Programme