Bali is an incredible place to travel – full of stunning landscapes, majestic coastlines, exotic foods and ancient temples.
This 12 day trip with Balintro takes in heaps of amazing Bali experiences – from stunning cliff top views and amazing waterfalls through to dolphin watching and learning to surf.
As well as exploring the famous island of Bali you’ll also get to kick back on Gili Trawangan (aka Gili T) where you’ll discover another island paradise – checking it out on a scenic bike, swimming alongside the local turtles and enjoying beach BBQs and parties!
Your trip finishes up in the yoga centric town of Ubud – famous for it’s amazing rice terraces, delicious local cuisine and of course the Monkey Temple!
It’s the perfect way to begin your Indonesia travels, meet some new travel buddies and have heaps of fun along the way – a great balance of culture, cuisine and adventure.
Arrive and meet the Group in Denpasar
We’ll pick you up from the airport and take you to the guesthouse in Kuta. You’ll then have plenty of time to recover from your long flight, chill out by the pool and meet everyone in your group.
Beaches, Temples & Sunsets
Experience the hidden gems of Uluwatu with a short drive to a beautiful temple on a cliff edge. We’ll then visit the iconic Padang Padang beach for some chill time before a sunset dinner. We’ll then head back to Kuta to get a taste of the crazy nightlife!
Learn to Surf
We’ll head to the coast and experience the laidback surf destination and volcanic sands of Canggu. You’ll be taught how to surf by local Balinese surf dudes and learn about the history of surfing in one of the worlds most famous surf destinations.
Temples, Waterfalls & Rice Paddies
Our destination today is the relatively unknown natural wonder of Lovina, an untouched paradise of stunning rice paddies and fascinating culture. On our way we’ll visit the two most recognized ancient temples of Bali, hand feed wild monkeys and swim at an incredible waterfall. We’ll then arrive at our stunning and unique accommodation set high in the mountains surrounded by rice paddies and overlooking the ocean.
Dolphins, Culture & Hot Springs
After a delicious beach breakfast we jump on a traditional Balinese outrigger boat and cruise the beautiful coastline spotting wild dolphins and snorkeling. We’ll then visit a local homestay, where you’ll get a hands on experience of basket weaving, coffee production and learn about traditional Balinese life. We then head to some natural hot springs to relax for the afternoon.
Ferry to Gili Trawangan
We’ll travel by fast ferry to the stunning island of ‘Gili T’ where you’ll have some free time to relax, enjoy the island and top up your tan before experiencing some crazy island nightlife!
Island Bike Tour
As Gili T has no motorized vehicles we explore the island by bicycle today, taking in the stunning views and relaxing on some beautiful white sandy beaches.
Snorkelling Boat Trip, Farewell Dinner & Party
We’ll travel by boat around all three beautiful Gili Islands, snorkeling in crystal clear water with a good chance of spotting some turtles! We’ll then head out for a delicious farewell dinner before partying the night away!
Goodbye Gili T, Hello Ubud!
After saying goodbye to the island paradise of Gili T you’ll arrive in your beautiful Ubud accommodation this evening, with time to relax or explore the town.
Today you’ll experience the famous Monkey Forest. A fascinating temple home to hundreds of Wild Monkeys you can get up close and personal with!
Sunrise Volcano Trek & Massage
An early start this morning as you head off on your amazing sunrise Volcano trek. Experience a true once in a lifetime sunrise whilst enjoying a breakfast prepared through the natural heat of the Volcano! You’ll arrive back mid-morning and unwind with a relaxing and rejuvenating massage. The rest of the day is yours to chill, shop or explore.
Check out and Onward Travel
Your amazing 12-day adventure comes to an end. You can either check out and make your way back home, stay on longer in Ubud or continue your travels in Bali.
Jan 4, 6, 9, 11, 14, 18, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29
Feb 1, 5, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 19, 23, 25, 27
Mar 1, 3, 5, 11, 13, 18, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31
April 2, 5, 8, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 23, 26, 30
May 2, 5, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 23, 25
June 1, 3, 6, 10, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 24, 28, 30
July 2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 16, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 30
Aug 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 17, 21, 23, 25, 27, 30
Sep 1, 4, 8, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 30
Oct 2, 5, 7, 10, 14, 18, 20, 23, 25, 28, 30
Nov 3, 5, 8, 10, 13, 17, 21, 23, 26, 28
Dec 1, 5, 8, 1
Duration: 12 days / 11 nights
Transport: Minibus & Ferry
Meals: 6B, 1L, 2D
Group size: 18 - 22
Local Fees: None
Includes: Airport pickup, all activities, 11 nights accommodation, all transport, some meals, experienced western Group Leader and local guides.
Accom: 2 nights guesthouse in Kuta, 1 night hotel in Canggu, 2 night hotel Lovina, 3 nights guesthouse on Gili Trawangan, 3 nights hotel in Ubud
Departs Kuta, Bali. Your flight details MUST be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org asap so we can arrange your airport pick up. Open date bookings please give 14 days notice to book. A 30 Day Tourist Visa will usually be granted on arrival in Bali for most nationalities for free, and some at a cost of $35USD. If unsure of visa requirements please contact us.
Travel Insurance is compulsory for the Balintro
Ph: 02 9664 7000 or from outside AU: +61 2 9664 7000.
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