Islands

Traditional culture, amazing Balinese art, dense tropical forests – are just some of the themes of this tour. We will show you Bali that can not be find in a tour directory . Climbing to the top of the Rinjani volcano, Komodo dragons and the charming salt lake on Satonda Island will remain in your memory for years and make you want to go back there.

Itinerary:

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Day 1:
Welcome to Bali
Arrival to Denpasar – the capital of Bali. Your guide will meet and greet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to spend at your leisure.
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Day 2:
Bali – Besakih Temple – Kintamani – Mount Batur – Gunung Kawi (B)
After breakfast, we will go on a sightseeing trip to the most iconic and picturesque spots of Bali. We will visit the magnificent Pura Besakih, known as the Mother Temple and the most important Hindu temple on the island. Later, we will drive through the stunning scenery of terraced rice paddies and coffee plantations, dotted with coconut palm trees to highlands of Kintamani. We will take a break in the restaurant overlooking Mount Batur with the spectacular view over the crater lake. From the dramatic mountain scenery, we will move to serene landscape of verdant rice terraces in Pakerisan Valley. Here, we will visit the 11th-century temple and funerary complex of Gunung Kawi. If time allows, we will drive to Tanah Lot and watch the sunset over the temple beautifully situated on the sea rocks. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
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Day 3:
Bali – Batuan – Ubud (B)
Today our guide will take you on a cultural trip to experience the authentic Balinese culture. First, we will go to Batuan Village and visit traditional Balinese houses, see how people live in harmony with nature and learn about their traditions. Next, we will drive through the lush valleys of Karangasem and stop in Bukit Jambul to admire the stunning terraced rice fields. Then, we will continue to Ubud – the cultural and artistic center of the island. Here we can take some rest, visit the traditional market or eat lunch with the view of the famous rice terraces (at your discretion). Before going back to the hotel, we will visit Monkey Forest, meet the monkeys living freely in the local temples and discover the ancient monuments hidden in the jungle forest.
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Day 4:
Bali (B)
Today is free at leisure. You can spend the day on the beach or continue exploring the island individually.
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Day 5:
Bali – Gili Air (B)
After breakfast, our driver will transfer you to Padangbai harbor, where we can take a boat to Gili Air Island (3 hours). Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel on a horse cart (called cidomo). The remainder of the day is free to enjoy this beautiful and quiet, small island.
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Day 6:
Gili Air (B)
Free day in Gili Air. Perfect time to discover snorkeling spots where you can admire colorful coral gardens and sea turtles. Relax on the beach or immerse yourself in nature. Boat trips to Gili Meno and Gili Trawangan or diving activities can be arranged upon request.
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Day 7:
Gili Air – Lombok – Cycling Trip at Suranadi (B)
After breakfast, you will take a speedboat to Teluk Nara harbor in Lombok Island. Your driver will meet you there and take you for Cycling Trip through the green rice-field in Suranadi Village. Later, transfer you to hotel in Senggigi beach area for rest.
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Day 8:
Waterfall Trip (B)
Today, you will explore and relax at the Benang Setokel and Benang Kelambu Waterfall. When you finish, you will drive to Sembalun Village and rest in the local hotel .
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Day 9:
Sembalun Village and Tete Batu Village (B)
We will start sightseeing between the hills and valley at Sembalun Village. This village is nested in the heart of a mountainous valley, it sits at the base of the Rinjani Mountain and surrounded by a magnificent panorama or the rice fields and gardens. Here, you can experience the food and highlights of this village life is an incredible adventure. You will feel like stepping into another world. Continue drive to Tete Batu Village and we will do soft trekking through the rice-fields in this village and rest in the local hotel.
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Day 10:
Lombok – Labuan Bajo (B)
Drive you to the airport to catch your flight to Labuan Bajo In Labuan Bajo, you will be transferred to the hotel for rest.
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Day 11:
Komodo Boat Trip (B,L)
Meet our boat man in the hotel lobby. Board the boat and sail Kelor island for snorkeling and continue to Rinca Island. Here, you will be trekking with the local Komodo ranger to find the Komodo Dragon. Enjoy your lunch prepare by our boatman. Continue sail to Kalong Island, for snorkeling while waiting for the Giant Flying Fox return home in the afternoon.
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Day 12:
Labuan Bajo – Bali (B)
Today, after leisurely breakfast and catching some tropical sun, we will drive to the airport and take a flight back to Bali. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel near the airport, in a short distance to Kuta Beach.
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Day 13:
Departure (B)
After breakfast, we will transfer you to the airport in Denpasar for your return flight to Europe. Farewell to Indonesia.

Places you will visit:

Lombok
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Gili Air
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Labuan Bajo
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Conditions

Our rate is inclusive of
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Accommodation for 10 nights in 3*/4* hotel + 2 nights in 1*/2* hotel in Sembalun and Tete Batu Village, daily breakfast;

2

Return airport transfer and land transportation by private air-conditioned vehicles;

3

Economy class domestic flight (Lombok – Labuan Bajo – Bali). Attention : some airlines allow only 10 kg registered luggage, the excess luggage fee, if applicable, is not included;

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Shared boat from Bali to Gili Air + Private boat from Gili Air to Lombok;

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Private boat cruise for the trekking with the Komodo Dragon (Labuan bajo – Kelor island – Rinca island – Kalong island – Labuan Bajo);

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Service of English-speaking guide during the activity days;

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1x lunch during the Komodo Boat trip

Our rate is exclusive of
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Flights from and to Indonesia;

2

Travel insurance;

3

Entrance fees/tickets or donations for all places visited as listed on the itinerary;

4

Customary tips (estimated amount of approx. 50 USD);

5

Any meals, drinks and other services, which are not listed on the itinerary;

6

Any personal expenses (laundry, telephone, etc.)

Final price

Our prices are quoted in Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) per person based on twin share accommodation (2 people in 1 room) and valid on regular season. For payments in other currency (Euro or US Dollar) the exchange rate of the invoice day will apply.

Season range

High season period : 1 July to August, 20 December – 5 January;
Peak season period : during Moslem Lebaran Holiday and Indonesian School Holidays;
Regular season period : else than period mentioned on high and peak season period;

Departure / return

 Bali ⟶   Bali

Duration

13 days/12 nights

Theme

Bali, Rinjani trekking, Rainforest, Gili, Boat trip, Komodo Dragons

You can join this trip with

 Papua

 Sulawesi