We will take you in early morning to secret Bali area which is one of the greatest places in Bali that has strong spiritual aura. There are many temples of Hindu Bali, the majority religion of Balinese people, located in these villages. This village located at the valley, surround of many hill and most of the area is a rice fields that irrigate by Subak, the Balinese traditional water system for rice field. The housing area separated with the field area, the housing area located at the right side from the road, and the field area located at the left side, that make this village very unique. The area is famous for stunning scenery, and a simple, traditional way of life, “peaceful”. On arrival you will enjoy cold face towel and herbal welcome drink, then enjoy 1 hour yoga class ,continue with rice paddies and river trekking ,then 1 hour 30 minutes traditional massage and face massage ,lunch with great of rice paddies surrounding and last visit to our Children foundation to join with the kids or just watching the kids to learning our tradition : how to make offering, how to learning dance Balinese, how to learning music Balinese. Back to hotel in late afternoon.
1 Day Nusa Penida Tour
Leave the hotel to catch a boat to Nusa Penida Island from Sanur harbor at 06.30. Departure from Sanur with speedboat will at 07.30 and arrive in Nusa Penida Island at 08.30. Greet and meet with our English speaking driver and take you to visit the most popular beach on the island.
First visit and stop will be The Goa Giri Putri Temple are one of Nusa Penida Island’s major cultural attractions. The large cave temple is in the village of Suana, on the north-eastern part of Penida. Clear signs lead you to the site along the Jalan Ped-Buyuk main road. A shrine and a priests’ praying shelter guards its entrance. The entrance itself is uniquely a narrow opening in a rock face. You’ll need to stoop down low to be able to squeeze and get through. Inside, you’ll discover a spacious temple courtyard. Then we drive to Atuh Beach, or Pantai Atuh is a hidden beach on the remote south-eastern coast of Nusa Penida island. The beach is secluded by magnificent green cliffs, while various limestone rock formations surround it, adding to the beauty of the area. The white sand beach itself is accessible via a purpose-built stairway, or you can try the narrow tracks along a rugged cliff face if you’re feeling adventurous. The beach is great for relaxing with a spectacular view. However, the waters aren’t always swimmable.
Then On the Bali island, Nusa Penida is one of the most beautiful beaches you have ever seen. One that came straight from the postcards. Diamond Beach is an untouched, white-sand and silky blue water bay on the eastern tip of Nusa Penida.
Last before back to Bali, we will stop at Raja Lima which famous with it is the tree house
Back to Nusa Penida harbor and leave for Bali at 16.30. Arrive in Sanur harbor Bali and transfer to your hotel for overnight
Discover Bali by join our sunrise trekking to the summit of Mt.Batur (1717 meters) and experience the awesome beauty of an active volcano. Trekking in the cool, early morning darkness (torches, hiking sticks and wet weather gear supplied, if needed), we begin the one to two hour ascent (not difficult) to arrive in time to witness a glorious sunrise and experience the stunning morning views of the surrounding crater and lake.
Unlike other tour companies, we trek around the whole rim of the volcano climbing to it’s summit, witnessing the large troop of monkeys exit the largest crater, pass by steam fissures (where we cook our eggs for breakfast) and follow the rim to explore the second and third craters and the most recent lava flows. This is one of the highlights of the trip and we can assure that you won’t miss this experience, as our own experienced English speaking local guide accompanies you on the trek to ensure it happens.
Enjoy for natural hot spring pools and one warm Olympic sized pool. Heated deep within the earth, minerals from the colorless and odorless hot spring brings healing and curative powers.
Following your pick-up from your hotel in the afternoon, you will head to the peaceful village of Serongga, located at the base of Mount Batur. After arriving at the camping ground, you can walk around the village, meet the locals, and enjoy an amazing views of the mountain. After that, you can help your guide to grill some fish and prepare a Balinese dinner. A nice and warm campfire will be set up for you while you enjoy your dinner and get some rest.
Feel and breathe in the mountain fresh air as you wake up to chase the sunrise. You will leave the camp ground around 4AM. You will get a short introduction and safety briefing from your guide. All the guides are locals with experience of climbing Mount Batur since they were children! Benefit from their extensive knowledge and passion for the region before you embark on your 1.5-hour trek to the highest volcanic crater in Bali in time to watch the sunrise. Upon arrival at the top, enjoy breakfast and take in the amazing views of the surrounding area at the break of day. After sunrise, enjoy some time to walk around the crater of the volcano before crossing a hill of lava and black sand. Trek back down the mountain, and then soothe away your aches and pains at a natural hot spring before going back to your hotel in Bali.
From Sanur Harbor at 5 pm we will cross the Sea of Bali for 30 minutes to the remote island of Nusa Penida. On arrival at Buyuk Harbor – Nusa Penida, we will continue the journey by car into the hillside to enjoy the spectacular island scenery and experience the beautiful rustic nature. Nestled on the hillside are the unique and elegant lodging houses where you will have dinner and spend the night. From here you can watch the sunset behind the hill, enjoy the moonlight and sparkling stars, listen to the song of the night insects and experience the beautiful quiet of the countryside.
The next day, you will wake early and as we prepare your breakfast you can enjoy the beautiful sunrise and the fresh air of morning. Around 7 am, we head to the beach where the traditional boat will be waiting to take us on an adventure to three secluded, white sandy beaches hidden.
on the southeast of the island, namely: Atuh Beach, Sebile Beach and Suwehan Beach. It only takes around 45 minutes to get to these hidden paradise beaches, and on the journey you will be mesmerized by the beautiful coastline of Nusa Penida with its traditional fishing boats and seaweed farms and we often see wild dolphins jumping and dancing in the ocean. We enter the secret beaches through a gate bay surrounded by walls of stunning hillside. You will be amazed by the clarity of the turquoise waters, the gorgeous white sandy beaches, the towering high cliff walls and the beautiful green nature, and best of all it should be all yours, your own private beach!
In the afternoon we will return to the other side of Nusa Penida for snorkeling and a delicious lunch in a beach side restaurant. After relaxing we will return to Bali and return you to your hotel.
Start early morning around 08.30 am from green rice paddies of Tampak Siring village where irrigation control by cooperative water management system of canals and weirs known as Subak. Subak enlisted as UNESCO Heritage Sites is a traditional ecologically sustainable irrigation system that binds Balinese agrarian society together within the village’s Bale Banjar community center and Balinese temples then stop for rest at Campuan where two river meet each other which beliefs as ritual purification place. Continue trek by crossing the river where you will see from distance the view of the Pakerisan valley and rice paddies terrace around the village and then we will cross Sinuraja river to reach other side of Pakerisan valley where you will pass another beautiful rice paddies then we will enter neighbor Balinese village of Mancingan for rest to enjoy fresh young coconut fruit before continue trek to visit the biggest Buddhist monument in Bali where the Hindu and Buddhist iconography are combined in dedication to the Hindu Trinities Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva.
Last highlight of the 4 hours trekking we will stop at Holy spring temple was founded around a large water spring in 962 A.D. during the Warmadewa dynasty (10th-14th centuries).On a hill overlooking the temple, a President palace was built for President Sukarno’s visit in 1954. To refresh your body, you will have chance to have ritual purification with the holy spring at Tirta Empul Temple . Typically traditional food will be served in the Balinese house compound own by respective Balinese Hindus priest family known as Balinese traditional healer in Bali.
TREKKING ITINERARY :
- 06.30 – 07.00 am : We will pick up at your hotel in Ubud ,Kuta,Nusa Dua and Sanur area by private air conditioned car .
- 08.30 am :Arrived at starting point at Tampak Siring village, introduce by our English speaking guide to see local market.
- 09.00 am : Continue walk to rice paddies of Tampak Siring Village ; Unesco Heritage Site Valley to walk and see Subak with it is rice paddies
- 10.00 am : Then we will cross the river in Campuan and reach Campuan hill where you can see from distance the Pakerisan valley ; Unesco heritage site
- 11.00 am : Then continue to walk in rice paddies of the village with temples near by
- 11.30 pm : Cross Sinuraja river to walk to another side of the villages and walk around beautiful rice paddies then we will stop to enjoy young coconut refreshment .
- 12.00 pm : Continue walk around Mancingan village with it is beautiful rice paddies and valley
- 12.30 pm : Arrived at the the biggest Buddhist monument in Bali where the Hindu and Buddhist iconography are combined in dedication to the Hindu Trinities Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva.
- 01.00 pm : Arrive at the Holy Spring Temple was founded around a large water spring in 962 A.D. during the Warmadewa dynasty (10th-14th centuries) and will be our finish point where you can also have purification bath with it is holy spring..
- 02.00 pm :Lunch at Balinese house compound with traditional food .
- 02.45 pm : Return to your hotel.
WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING :
- Hat and glove (if available), Trekking shoes, sun block.
- Short/Long pants, Camera and extra T-shirt
ACTIVITIES DETAIL :
- Temperature : 25-30° Degrees
- Trekking duration : Between 4 – 5 hours.
- Distance : approx. 10 -11 km
- Activity level : Medium .