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BGR 01 : FULL DAY VOLCANO TOUR (approx. 8 hours)

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Started from the hotel around 08.30 am to Kesiman Village watching one of the most famous Balinese Dance " BARONG ", visiting the center of Balinese Batik Handycraft in Batubulan Village and visiting the most famous Wood Carving Village " MAS ".



Visiting an old meditation cave " GOA GAJAH " found in eleventh century. The area around the cave is considered the oldest Buddhist site with some old remains found around the place. A Hindu Temple was built there with special holy spring fountains.



Driving up to a nice and cool mountain side with its breath-taking view of 1717 meters volcano called " MOUNT BATUR " surrounded by lake and black lava remains from its twice main eruptions in 1917 and 1927. Great lunch is served in the best restaurant overlooking the beautiful view.



Driving back down to the country side visiting a beautiful Hindu Temple in Sebatu Village with its holy spring. Sebatu Temple is one of the Three Most Important Temples own by every villages in Bali dedicated to the Hindu Thrinity. This temple is dedicated to the God of Creator "BRAHMA".

A Beautiful rice terraces view in Tegalalang Village will make your trip memorable. The next stop will be in Ubud to visit the center of Painting and Celuk Village, the home of Gold & Silver Smiths. Then driving back to the hotel.

BGR 02 : FULL DAY BESAKIH - TENGANAN TOUR (approx. 8 hours)

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Kerta Gosa is a traditional religious court hall built in 1622 in Klungkung. This hall is absolutely unique and different from any other building in Bali. Its ceiling is fully decorated with typical Kamasan Painting Style representing cause and effect between life in the world and after death. Next the Kerta Gosa court hall, there is a beautiful floating pavilion surrounded by water full of water lilies and lotuses. Its ceiling is also fully decorated with Kamasan motifs. A beautiful and special museum is also built on this complex. The museum contains many old remains from Stone Age, Bronze Age and many old traditional artifacts. This place is located in the heart of Semarapura City across the great city monument.

Goa Lawah means " Bat Cave ", a holy Hindu Temple located in a rocky cliff cave. Thousands of long nose fruit bats live on this cave and holy python snake as well. A holy high priest, Mpu Markandeya, arrived here around 1007 and built a shrine to worship the God of Siwa and the spirit of the mythical dragon, Basuki. In the front of this cave is a beautiful soft black sand beach where people make salt in traditional way.

Tenganan is a very special Bali Aga Village which is isolated by hills around beautiful and peaceful valley. The most special thing people can find on this village is a double ikat called " Gringsing " which means " Not Sick ". There are 3 places in the world where this kind of woven textile can be found. The other two places are in India and Japan. In Tenganan Village, the gringsing is considered a holy magic part of the traditional dress used in special ceremony as an amulet to protect the user from the evil spirit influence. Besides Gringsing, this village is also popular for its ATA art and craft. ATA is a strong palm grass grown in the hillside around this village.
A human blood sacrifice is held yearly here. When the ceremony called " Makere-Kere " or " Mageret Pandan " is held, many old, adult and young couples of fighters fight by beating each other with sharp thorny pandanus leaves till the body scratched and bleeding while the young girls are watching the show wearing gringsing.

Besakih is the holiest Hindu Temple among all built by a high priest named Mpu Markandeya in 11th century. The temple is located in the slope of Mount Agung and considered to be the mother temple of Hindu in Bali and beyond. In Besakih Temple Complex, there are some clan temple centers belong to groups of Balinese from the same ancient. The biggest ceremony on this temple is held every 100 years called " Eka Dasa Ludra " to purify the entire world or macro cosmos. Here is where the Almighty, the Supreme God, with all his manifestations is worshipped by all Hindu followers.

BGR 03 : FULL DAY BALI COUNTRY SIDE TOUR (approx. 8 hours)

Tanah Lot means " the land of ocean " is a wonderful Hindu Temple built on a piece of cliff in Indian Ocean shore. This temple is dedicated to the God of Ocean " Baruna " built by a high Hindu Priest name Dang Hyang Dwijendra in the 16th century. In high tide, the cliff is surrounded by water that the temple is like floating. In the bottom part of the cliff there is a fresh water holy spring while on the beach cave there are some holy snakes that guard the temple. In the South and North part of the temple is absolutely beautiful view and best for watching sunset (but no sunset in this tour program).

This village is really the most beautiful country side with its breathtaking view of rice terraces with mountain background and palm trees as well as rivers. A scenic route driving a long the quiet country road passing small villages, coffee and spices plantation will make the eyes always open to enjoy and of course with many stops to take pictures.

Beratan is a name of the Lake and Village. This place is very famous for its beautiful park setting consisting of many kinds of flowers and trees. Its spectacular floating temple called " Ulun Danu Temple "dedicated to the Goddess of the lake is absolutely unforgettable place to take a picture. It is so nice and cool and beautiful as well. People can hire a traditional paddle boat or speed boat to go around the lake or enjoy the jet sky and parasailing from the other corner of the lake.

Taman Ayun means " a beautiful park", the biggest and the most beautiful royal family temple built in 14th century. This temple is surrounded by moat and has a beautiful park setting. The yard is big and it has absolutely amazing carving in the main entrance and its shrines. This temple is located in Mengwi village.

BGR 04: FULL DAY NORTH BALI TOUR (approx. 9 hours)

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Taman Ayun means " a beautiful park", the biggest and the most beautiful royal family temple built in 14th century. This temple is surrounded by moat and has a beautiful park setting. The yard is big and it has absolutely amazing carving in the main entrance and its shrines. This temple is located in Mengwi village.

Beratan is a name of the Lake and Village. This place is very famous for its beautiful park setting consisting of many kinds of flowers and trees. Its spectacular floating temple called " Ulun Danu Temple "dedicated to the Goddess of the lake is absolutely unforgettable place to take a picture. It is so nice and cool and beautiful as well. People can hire a traditional paddle boat or speed boat to go around the lake or enjoy the jet sky and parasailing from the other corner of the lake.

Gitgit is the most spectacular waterfall on the island. The fresh clear mountain water volumes remains big flowing along the rainforest river side. The big water falls unbroken from 45 meter high rocky cliff. The 500 meters path to this waterfall is absolutely nice walk with beautiful view of spices trees, coffee plantation, rice field and rain forest. People can swim down the natural pool under the fall.

Banjar Hot Spring is located in the beautiful and peaceful valley consisting of some hot water fountains and a lazy pool to release tension and healing skin problem. The hot spring is coming out just in the middle of valley surrounded by rainforest of the hill side.

Brahma Wihara Arama is the biggest and the most special Buddhist Monastery in Bali completed in 1970. There are many features dealing with Buddhism in this monastery complex like Uruvella Forest, Body tree, Buddhist Stupa, and others and there are also some special features given by the government of Thailand and The Great Dalai Lama from Tibet. This place is located high up in the hill. People may see the beautiful view of the ocean, rice field and mountain. It is so nice and peaceful around this area.

Driving back to the hotel through the most scenic road of central Bali countryside to enjoy the best landscape view of rice terraces, spices plantations, mountain, and rain forest.

 

BGR 05 : FULL DAY BEDUGUL - TANAH LOT TOUR (approx. 8 hours)

Tanah Lot means " the land of ocean " is a wonderful Hindu Temple built on a piece of cliff in Indian Ocean shore. This temple is dedicated to the God of Ocean " Baruna " built by a high Hindu Priest name Dang Hyang Dwijendra in the 16th century. In high tide, the cliff is surrounded by water that the temple is like floating. In the bottom part of the cliff there is a fresh water holy spring while on the beach cave there are some holy snakes that guard the temple. In the South and North part of the temple is absolutely beautiful view and best for watching sunset (but no sunset in this tour program).

Alas Kedaton means " Jungle Kingdom ", but probably a monkey kingdom because the place is very popular for its tame monkeys living around. There is also a 300 year old Hindu Temple in the middle of the monkey forest. And high up on the trees, big fruit bats are resting during the day time. It is a big fun to visit this place because of the monkeys, bat and temple.

Beratan is a name of the Lake and Village. This place is very famous for its beautiful park setting consisting of many kinds of flowers and trees. Its spectacular floating temple called " Ulun Danu Temple "dedicated to the Goddess of the lake is absolutely unforgettable place to take a picture. It is so nice and cool and beautiful as well. People can hire a traditional paddle boat or speed boat to go around the lake or enjoy the jet sky and parasailing from the other corner of the lake.

Taman Ayun means " a beautiful park", the biggest and the most beautiful royal family temple built in 14th century. This temple is surrounded by moat and has a beautiful park setting. The yard is big and it has absolutely amazing carving in the main entrance and its shrines. This temple is located in Mengwi village.

BGR 06: HALF DAY TANAH LOT SUNSET TOUR (approx. 5 hours)

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Taman Ayun means " a beautiful park", the biggest and the most beautiful royal family temple built in 14th century. This temple is surrounded by moat and has a beautiful park setting. The yard is big and it has absolutely amazing carving in the main entrance and its shrines. This temple is located in Mengwi village.

Alas Kedaton means " Jungle Kingdom ", but probably a monkey kingdom because the place is very popular for its tame monkeys living around. There is also a 300 year old Hindu Temple in the middle of the monkey forest. And high up on the trees, big fruit bats are resting during the day time. It is a big fun to visit this place because of the monkeys, bat and temple.

Tanah Lot means " the land of ocean " is a wonderful Hindu Temple built on a piece of cliff in Indian Ocean shore. This temple is dedicated to the God of Ocean " Baruna " built by a high Hindu Priest name Dang Hyang Dwijendra in the 16th century. In high tide, the cliff is surrounded by water that the temple is like floating. In the bottom part of the cliff there is a fresh water holy spring while on the beach cave there are some holy snakes that guard the temple. In the South and North part of the temple is absolutely beautiful view and best for watching sunset.

BGR 07: HALF DAY ULUWATU SUNSET - JIMBARAN SEAFOOD DINNER (approx. 5 hours)

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GWK is a statue of Wisnu, the God of protector, on His mythical bird, the great Garuda. It will be the landmark of Bali as the center of Hinduism. The size of the GWK statue is 146 meter high and 283 meter above the sea level. The bird's wings is 66 meter wide and the total weight is 4000 tons. The statue is made of mix copper and brass welding and several parts coat with mosaic of gold. The 146 meter high consists of two parts, the principal constituent of the statue and the pedestal functioning as the central of world cultural forum and other purposes. The statue will be the highest one in the world and the whole project is still in progress. At the meanwhile, people can see about 15% of the statue which is 22 meter high and the whole thing is planned to be completed in 2005

Uluwatu means " the head of stone", one of the most spectacular Hindu temple along the coast line built by a high Hindu priest from East Java named Dang Hyang Dwijendra in the 16th century. This beautiful temple is located on top of a stiff limestone cliff about 90 meters above the Indian Ocean. This place is great to visit for having fun with the monkeys living around the temple and watching sunset.

Jimbaran is very well known for its best seafood barbeque and its typical Jimbaran souce. Tables and chairs for dinner are set along the beautiful white sandy beach. People can enjoy great food and spectacular sunset view. This place is highly recommended to visitors to have dinner once while in Bali. Do not miss it !!!

 

BGR 08: HALF DAY UBUD SHOPPING TOUR (approx. 5 hours)

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Batu Bulan is very special village which is famous as the center of stone carving. Along the road side of this village, people can see various kinds of statue representing Gods, demons, Budha, animals, birds, temples, and many other stone things. At the beginning, all the statues were made and bought by Balinese people for the need of temple construction and decoration, but more and more tourists like to take the stone carving home to their country and it has become a big stone carving business now in that village. There are three major kinds of stone carving. The black color is made of lava rock, the white color is made of lime stone, and the grey one is made of sand stone and all the materials can be easily found in Bali.

Visiting the most popular monkey forest in Ubud with its beautiful rain forest, holy spring, temple of the dead and hundreds of friendly monkeys living around.

Mas Village is a part of Ubud which is very famous for its wood carving. People can see the artists at work, carving the ebony, mahagony, sandalwood, crocodile wood, hibiscus and other kinds of woods for carving.

Celuk village is definitely the center of gold and silver production. Here is the smith house and you may just come to one of the place and ask the artist to make your gold or silver jewelry you like or just choose from their big collections. The silver and gold materials come from other part of Indonesia because in Bali there is no mining. They have a great art mining on their head to make whatever they like or any design people ask them to make.

Ubud is absolutely interesting place to visit because of its art painting and crafts. Ubud is a name of a district consisting of some villages with its own speciality. On this program we will take you to one of the most popular painting village to see the artists at work and their collections.

BGR 09: HALF DAY DENPASAR CITY TOUR (approx. 5 hours)

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Bali Musium is an ethnographic museum built in 1932 in the heart of Denpasay City. It has a unique architecture because the construction is a combination of temple and palace structure. The building consists of three different complex representing Karang Asem, Buleleng, and Tabanan regency. The three buildings have a splendid collection of Balinese art, culture and tradition remains, Neolithic stone implements and many other things from ancient time.

This market is really an interesting place to visit for those who love bird, Hundreds of bird species are put in the cages for sale. People can see many different type of birds and hear their beautiful sounds. For Balinese people, some kinds of birds bring a good luck to the owner but most people like to keep birds for fun.

The Art Center named "Taman Werdi Budaya" is very special place set in a beautiful city garden with typical Balinese design and architecture. It represents the greatness of Balinese art and culture where the traditional Balinese art festival and exhibition is held for a month every year, usually from the middle of June till the middle of July. The big event is also participated by some other countries like Japan, Korea, etc. This place is like a museum for the old things and a nursery place for a new and young creation as well as to introduce all kinds of art and cultural products in Bali.

This great monument is built just right in the middle of Renon Square where usually people do exercise early in the morning and just having refreshment around in the late afternoon. The building has just finished a few years ago and it has a shape of a priest bell called "Bajra" which is used when the priest is leading ceremony. This monument is now considered to be the land mark of the city. The most unique thing about this place is that the whole construction is made of lava rock with beautiful structure and carving.

BGR 10: HALF DAY NUSA DUA - KUTA TOUR (approx. 5 hours)

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Nusa Dua is the youngest tourist resort in Bali. Most of big and fancy 5 star hotels are located on this area. The development of this resort was booming in 1980's but very well cared and controlled by Bali Tourism Development Center (BTDC). It has a wide and long soft and clean sand beach which is best for marine sport like jet sky, speed boat, banana boat, parasailing, snorkling and many others. If you take any of this fun activities, it will be on your account.

Kuta is the busiest tourist area on the island because of its beautiful beach which has a clean soft white sand stretching long and wide from the south to the north around 25 kilometers. The beach is great for surfing, swimming and sun-bathing while watching a beautiful sunset. Not only for fun, Kuta is also a paradise for those who like shopping and night life.

BGR 11: KECAK - DINNER TOUR (approx. 4 hours)

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It is also called Monkey Dance, a very popular traditional Balinese Dance without any music instruments. This dance is performed by a big group of bear-chessted men wearing black and white cloth around the waist and sing a chorus of " Chak-Chak-Chak ". The story is derived from the Graet Ramayana Epic. Then continued by the trance dance, also called Fire Dance. This dance is definitely interesting because the trance dancer will step on the fire while dancing. A couple of little girls will end this show by performing an angel dance for purification.

After the dance, you will be taken to a great restaurant around Sanur Area for having dinner with entertainment (dinner on personal account).


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