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Bali Food & Temple Tour

Bali is known locally as the island of the gods.

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What to Expect

The people of Bali have one of the world's oldest, most intricate and colorful cultures. The Balinese calendar is filled with annual cultural events to pay homage to ancient deities and to celebrate the cycle of birth, death and rebirth. Ancient Hindu-Buddhist beliefs are deeply entwined in Balinese culture and tradition and govern every aspect of the daily life of the people. Even the preparation and serving of food is steeped in divine rituals dedicated to the gods. Using an array of fresh herbs and spices, every dish is prepared with care, love and dedication. Bali Food & Temple Tour is an enriching experience of the uniqueness of Balinese cuisine and strong culture which entwins with every aspect of the daily life of the people.

The people of Bali have one of the world's oldest, most intricate and colorful cultures. The Balinese calendar is filled with annual cultural events to pay homage to ancient deities and to celebrate the cycle of birth, death and rebirth. Ancient Hindu-Buddhist beliefs are deeply entwined in Balinese culture and tradition and govern every aspect of the daily life of the people. Even the preparation and serving of food is steeped in divine rituals dedicated to the gods. Using an array of fresh herbs and spices, every dish is prepared with care, love and dedication. Bali Food & Temple Tour is an enriching experience of the uniqueness of Balinese cuisine and strong culture which entwins with every aspect of the daily life of the people.

What You Will Do

Day 1

Arrival Bali -Tanjung Benoa

(No Meals)

Upon arrival in Bali, you will be greeted by our professional and licensed guide who will escort you to the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa. Tanjung Benoa is a beautiful, beach-side town on the southeast coast of Bali, popular for its lovely beaches and variety of watersport activities. After check-in, you can enjoy the remainder of the day at your own leisure.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa
(Choose : Standard or Superior or Deluxe Accomodation

Day 1

Arrical Bali -Tanjung Benoa

(No Meals)

Upon arrival in Bali, you will be greeted by our professional and licensed guide who will escort you to the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa. Tanjung Benoa is a beautiful, beach-side town on the southeast coast of Bali, popular for its lovely beaches and variety of watersport activities. After check-in, you can enjoy the remainder of the day at your own leisure.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa
(Choose : Standard or Superior or Deluxe Accomodation

Day 2

Tanjung Benoa - Ubud - Tanjung Benoa

(B/L/D)

Morning is at leisure to adjust to your new environment. Our guide will pick you up at 11:30hrs and take you to Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali. On the way to Ubud, a short visit to the Monkey Forest - home to a population of chattering long-tailed macaques. Your next stop is at one of Bali’s most popular family-owned restaurants serving the famous slow-roasted whole suckling pig stuffed with a rich mixture of herbs and spices, such as turmeric, ginger, galangal, coriander seeds, lemongrass, black pepper and garlic.

After visiting a local market, proceed to Ubud Palace in which the royal family still resides. In the evening, its garden is used to stage some of Bali’s most famous dances, such as the Legong Dance, Barong Dance, Ramayana and Mahabharata ballets. Afterwards, a visit to the nearby Pura Taman Saraswati. Also known as Ubud Water Palace, the temple was designed and built in the late 19th - early 20th century by I Gusti Nyoman Lempad, a famous Balinese stone sculptor and architect. Your tour then continues with a visit to Goa Gajah ('Elephant Cave'), a cave temple built in the 9th century, with the addition of a bathing area in the 1950’s.

Dinner will be served at one of Bali’s most famous restaurants, noted for its fusion of modern cuisine using only locally produced grown ingredients within a 100 – 250 km radius from the kitchen. After dinner, our guide and driver will escort you back to your hotel.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa.

Day 2

Tanjung Benoa - Ubud - Tanjung Benoa

(B/L/D)

Morning is at leisure to adjust to your new environment. Our guide will pick you up at 11:30hrs and take you to Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali. On the way to Ubud, a short visit to the Monkey Forest - home to a population of chattering long-tailed macaques. Your next stop is at one of Bali’s most popular family-owned restaurants serving the famous slow-roasted whole suckling pig stuffed with a rich mixture of herbs and spices, such as turmeric, ginger, galangal, coriander seeds, lemongrass, black pepper and garlic.
After visiting a local market, proceed to Ubud Palace in which the royal family still resides. In the evening, its garden is used to stage some of Bali’s most famous dances, such as the Legong Dance, Barong Dance, Ramayana and Mahabharata ballets. Afterwards, a visit to the nearby Pura Taman Saraswati. Also known as Ubud Water Palace, the temple was designed and built in the late 19th - early 20th century by I Gusti Nyoman Lempad, a famous Balinese stone sculptor and architect. Your tour then continues with a visit to Goa Gajah ('Elephant Cave'), a cave temple built in the 9th century, with the addition of a bathing area in the 1950’s.
Dinner will be served at one of Bali’s most famous restaurants, noted for its fusion of modern cuisine using only locally produced grown ingredients within a 100 – 250 km radius from the kitchen. After dinner, our guide and driver will escort you back to your hotel.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa.

Day 3

Tanjung Benoa - Tabanan Cooking Class - Tanjung Benoa

(B/L/D)

Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel and our guide will pick you up at 07:30hrs. Drive northwest passing through rural villages up to the province of Tabanan. On your arrival at the designated village, be warmly welcomed and the team will provide you an introduction to the background of cooking in relation to Balinese tradition, culture and beliefs. Immerse yourself into this truly unique culinary and cultural experience which includes a visit to the nearby local market to buy the produce needed for food preparation during the cooking class and a family-style lunch.

In the afternoon, continue to drive south to arrive at one of the leading beach clubs in Seminyak. Located in the heart of Bali’s beach side town in the south coast, kick back and chill out by the pool while enjoying spectacular sunset in the most hip and happening area. Enjoy modern comfort food at the beach club then transfer you back to your hotel.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa.

Day 3

Tanjung Benoa - Tabanan Cooking Class - Tanjung Benoa

(B/L/D)

Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel and our guide will pick you up at 07:30hrs. Drive northwest passing through rural villages up to the province of Tabanan. On your arrival at the designated village, be warmly welcomed and the team will provide you an introduction to the background of cooking in relation to Balinese tradition, culture and beliefs. Immerse yourself into this truly unique culinary and cultural experience which includes a visit to the nearby local market to buy the produce needed for food preparation during the cooking class and a family-style lunch.
In the afternoon, continue to drive south to arrive at one of the leading beach clubs in Seminyak. Located in the heart of Bali’s beach side town in the south coast, kick back and chill out by the pool while enjoying spectacular sunset in the most hip and happening area. Enjoy modern comfort food at the beach club then transfer you back to your hotel.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa.

Day 4

Tanjung Benoa - Uluwatu Kecak Dance - Tanjung Benoa

(B/-/D)

After breakfast at the hotel, most of the day is free at your own leisure so you can enjoy hotel’s facilities. At 16:30hrs, pick up by our guide to visit Pura Uluwatu. Located at the southernmost tip of the island, Pura Uluwatu dates back to the 11th century and is one of Bali’s most sacred temples. Perching on a cliff about seventy meters above sea level, the temple affords a wonderful view out over the ocean. Watch out for the monkeys that live in the compound as your explore the temple. When the sun begins to set, get ready for a colossal dance performed by men at the nearby open-air stage with the picturesque sunset as the background. It is sometimes referred as the monkey chant.

Proceed to drive to Bali’s most exclusive stretch of sand, Jimbaran beach. You will be transferred to one of the best restaurants in the area where you can enjoy various dishes from Asian regional cuisines with twists on classic Middle East, Spanish and Australian dishes. This romantic restaurant sets a nice farewell note to the final evening of your tour. Transfer back to your hotel after dinner.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa.

Day 4

Tanjung Benoa - Uluwatu Kecak Dance - Tanjung Benoa

(B/-/D)

After breakfast at the hotel, most of the day is free at your own leisure so you can enjoy hotel’s facilities. At 16:30hrs, pick up by our guide to visit Pura Uluwatu. Located at the southernmost tip of the island, Pura Uluwatu dates back to the 11th century and is one of Bali’s most sacred temples. Perching on a cliff about seventy meters above sea level, the temple affords a wonderful view out over the ocean. Watch out for the monkeys that live in the compound as your explore the temple. When the sun begins to set, get ready for a colossal dance performed by men at the nearby open-air stage with the picturesque sunset as the background. It is sometimes referred as the monkey chant.
Proceed to drive to Bali’s most exclusive stretch of sand, Jimbaran beach. You will be transferred to one of the best restaurants in the area where you can enjoy various dishes from Asian regional cuisines with twists on classic Middle East, Spanish and Australian dishes. This romantic restaurant sets a nice farewell note to the final evening of your tour. Transfer back to your hotel after dinner.


Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Tanjung Benoa.

Day 5

Departure Bali

(B)

After breakfast at the hotel, the whole day is at your leisure until designated pick-up time for your departure. Depending on your flight schedule, we will provide a private transfer to Ngurah Rai International Airport escorted by our guide.

Day 5

Departure Bali

(B)

After breakfast at the hotel, the whole day is at your leisure until designated pick-up time for your departure. Depending on your flight schedule, we will provide a private transfer to Ngurah Rai International Airport escorted by our guide.

Accommodation

Sadara Boutique Beach Resort

Sadara Boutique Beach Resort is located in the beautiful white sand beach area known as Tanjung Benoa, previously known as the Kind Villa Bintang, and it is a ‘Chic boutique resort’ with classic Balinese architectural elements combined with contemporary design. Every detail in the hotel, from the façade of the building, landscape and selected artwork are designed with the intention to maintain Bali‘s heritage architecture.

Sadara Boutique Beach Resort is located in the beautiful white sand beach area known as Tanjung Benoa, previously known as the Kind Villa Bintang, and it is a ‘Chic boutique resort’ with classic Balinese architectural elements combined with contemporary design. Every detail in the hotel, from the façade of the building, landscape and selected artwork are designed with the intention to maintain Bali‘s heritage architecture.

Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa
Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa Located on Bali’s most playful sun drenched beach Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa provides guests with a modern and fresh beachside experience. Blessed with sprawling ocean views and captured by refreshing ocean breezes, discovery and experience awaits as the resort indulges all of your wishes, from tempting culinary delights, to activities and programs that will either getting that adrenaline pumping or to sooth the body & soul!


Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa Located on Bali’s most playful sun drenched beach Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa provides guests with a modern and fresh beachside experience. Blessed with sprawling ocean views and captured by refreshing ocean breezes, discovery and experience awaits as the resort indulges all of your wishes, from tempting culinary delights, to activities and programs that will either getting that adrenaline pumping or to sooth the body & soul!

Conrad Bali
Conrad Bali beckons from its beach of golden sand, a beacon of highly personalized luxury and style. This award-winning resort, located on the coast of Nusa Dua at Tanjung Benoa, offers a selection of spacious guest rooms and private Conrad Suites amidst the lush gardens and meandering pools of the resort. Discover contemporary dining and extensive leisure facilities, including tennis, golf, watersports, shopping and more. Stay inspired by Infinity, Conrad Bali’s iconic beachfront wedding chapel, where you can say "I Do" to idyllic luxury. Authentic treatments using traditional techniques at Jiwa Spa create a sanctuary which embraces the beauty of the local landscape.

Stay inspired by Bali long after you leave. Conrad Bali connects you with local culture through essential experiences and holiday packages. Enter a world of temples and gods, rites and rituals, artisans and shamans. Or simply laze in a private beach bale all day and enjoy an exceptional moment to yourself.


Conrad Bali beckons from its beach of golden sand, a beacon of highly personalized luxury and style. This award-winning resort, located on the coast of Nusa Dua at Tanjung Benoa, offers a selection of spacious guest rooms and private Conrad Suites amidst the lush gardens and meandering pools of the resort. Discover contemporary dining and extensive leisure facilities, including tennis, golf, watersports, shopping and more. Stay inspired by Infinity, Conrad Bali’s iconic beachfront wedding chapel, where you can say "I Do" to idyllic luxury. Authentic treatments using traditional techniques at Jiwa Spa create a sanctuary which embraces the beauty of the local landscape.
Stay inspired by Bali long after you leave. Conrad Bali connects you with local culture through essential experiences and holiday packages. Enter a world of temples and gods, rites and rituals, artisans and shamans. Or simply laze in a private beach bale all day and enjoy an exceptional moment to yourself.

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