Experience authentic Bali
- Round trip
- 13 or 14 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Be enchanted by authentic Bali with a magical round trip incl. hotels, breakfast, all transport, excursions and return flights.
This round trip around Bali offers the authentic side of Indonesia's most popular island. Get up close to breathtaking rice terraces, spectacular temples, idyllic beaches and volcanic landscapes as you travel from the lush Ubud to the natural Menjangan to the north, across the island to the beautiful Candidasa before ending your Balinese adventure in Bali's bathing paradise Sanur. Blue skies, tropical settings and wonderfully friendly locals are waiting for you. Are you ready for a taste of authentic Bali?
- Round trip Bali: 12 nights
- Excursion to the temple Pura Ulun Danu Bratan, the twin lakes Buyan and the Tamblingan and the Munduk waterfall
- Excursion to Banjar Hot Springs, Singaraja and Agung Volcano
- Excursion to the temple complex Pura Lempuyang Luhur and the Taman Tirtagangga water palace
- Excursion to the villages of Tenganan and Kusamba
- Excursion to the Uluwatu Temple followed by a traditional Kecak dance performance
- English speaking guide / driver during all excursions
- Option of Dutch, French or German speaking guide for an additional fee
- All transport provided (air-conditioned minivan)
- Return transfer airport - hotel
- Return flight from Birmingham, Cardiff, Edinburgh, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester to Denpasar, Bali
- Please note that there may be an additional night(s) in transit due to flights or transfer schedules.
Day 1-4: Welcome to Bali
Today you touch down in Bali. Upon arrival at Denpasar Airport, you will be picked up and taken to your hotel in Ubud, a beautiful town well known for Indonesian arts and crafts. Spend your first day getting a taste of Indonesian culture.
After a long trip, days two, three and four are …
Day 5-6: Bedugul and Menjangan
After breakfast, you will be picked up at your hotel for a day of Indonesian exploration. The road to Menjangan is full of surprises - you will first drive to Bedugul, a mountain area at an altitude of around 1200 metres, world-renowned for its beautiful lakes. Here you will visit Lake Bratan an…
Day 7-8: Candidasa
After breakfast, you will be picked up at the hotel at 08:00 to begin the drive to Candidasa - with a few curated spots to stop along the way! The first is the Lempuyang temple where you can admire the famous Gate of Heaven or "Sky Gate". This temple is one of the oldest and most impor…
Day 9-12: Sanur
On day nine, you will be picked up after breakfast for your journey to Sanur. The first stop on the way is Tenganan, a traditional village known for its unique double ikat weaving, producing a rare material which is believed to possess magical powers. The village itself is full of wonder, with a…
Optional excursions are available to make your trip even more spectacular. All excursions can be booked and paid for during the booking process. Please note that these excursions can take place in a group, and more than one excursion is bookable per day. You will receive all practical information before departure.
• Sunrise trek to Mount Batur (day 3, 4 or 11 - 7 hours) •
Starting at 02:30 in the morning, set out to conquer Mount Batur, an active volcano at 1,717 metres above sea level and considered sacred in Hinduism. You will arrive at the top at around 06:00 - just in time to witness a spectacular sunrise. Don't forget to bring good hiking shoes, a packed lunch (to order the day before with your hotel), as well as cash for a well-deserved hot drink at sunrise!
• Bike Tour (Day 2, 3, 4 or 11 - 4 hours) •
Discover authentic Bali: this excursion will allow you to explore the island by bike, accompanied by an experienced English speaking guide. You will ride through local villages, attend a ceremony in a temple and admire the work of the local wood carvers. You will also have the opportunity to meet Balinese families before enjoying a typical lunch in the heart of a green setting.
• Rafting on the Ayung River (day 2, 3, 10, 11; 5 hours) •
An unforgettable experience awaits you on the water. Make your way through rocky paths, jungle landscapes, rice fields and fantastic waterfalls. You will be provided with all necessary equipment including helmets and life jackets and will be briefed before taking to the water with an experienced guide.
Departure: 9:00 AM
Duration: about 5 hours (2 hours on the water)
Including guide, transfer and lunch
• Snorkelling at Menjangan (day 5; 3 hours) •
Head out to see by boat, where you will discover the coral reefs and their inhabitants with snorkelling equipment. As the beach is only 5 mins away by boat, the duration of the excursion is flexible.
Departure: 8:00 am
- Tips for guide/driver (Approximately £9 is recommended per day)
If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.
Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.
Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination, which are subject to change at short notice. Please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before departure via your government's foreign advice service.
Maximum three persons per room.
The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.
A discount for children is offered dependent on the chosen travel dates and length of stay. You will see the applicable discount in the final booking process. Children's discount is not applicable for children aged 10 years and older.
Please note: children up to 12 months old receive a discount on the plane ticket, but will not receive a seat or baggage allowance.
The third-person discount is based on the departure date and duration of the trip. You will see the final price in the booking process.
Unfortunately, cots are not available in all hotels throughout this trip. Contact customer service to make an enquiry.
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive all documents relevant to your trip, 5 days prior to departure at the latest.
Your passport must be valid for six months upon arrival in Indonesia. For up-to-date information, visit the official gov.uk website.
British Citizens do not need a visa to travel in Indonesia for up to 30 days. For up-to-date information, visit the official gov.uk website.
All travellers should be up to date with primary courses and boosters. Vaccinations usually recommended for travel to Indonesia include Diphtheria; Hepatitis A; Poliomyelitis; Tetanus. Consult your doctor or the NHS travel advice website for more information.
The national currency in Indonesia is Indonesian Rupiah (IDR).
During this trip, transport and excursions could be in groups of international travellers.
The specified itinerary is subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.
Please note that the quality standards of hotels, facilities, transportation and roads may differ from Europe.
In case the above mentioned hotels are unavailable, you'll stay in comparable hotels in the nearby surroundings. You'll receive the final accommodations with your travel documents, 5 days before departure at the latest.
airport-hotel-airport. Your driver will be waiting to welcome you at the airport. Your driver will be holding a board with your name.