Two Days Round Trips to North of Bali US$130
First Day Itinerary
Taman Ayun Temple
Taman Ayun Temple the Royal Family Temple in Mengwi, huge state temple of Mengwi Kingdom surrounded by a wide moat, the temple built in 1634. Outside yard with open grassy expanse and meeting hall for held the meeting, dance performance and sometime cockfighting. Middle yard built high wood bell tower called by Kulkul, outside yard to middle yard separate by open gate and from middle yard to inner courtyard separate by close gate. Inner courtyard has a lot of multi tiered shrines called by Meru, from first till the highest one. The visitor allowing to see the inner courtyard from outside only. Taman Ayun Temple entrance ticket US$ 1Bali Coffee Plantation
Kopi luwak, or civet coffee, is one of the world’s most expensive and low-production varieties of coffee. It is made from the beans of coffee berries which have been eaten by the Asian Palm Civet (Paradoxurus hermaphroditus) and other related civets, then passed through its digestive tract. A civet eats the berries for their fleshy pulp. In the digestive tract, the civets’ proteolytic enzymes seep into the beans, making shorter peptides and more free amino acids. Passing through a civet’s intestines the beans are then defecated, keeping their shape. After gathering, thorough washing, sun drying, light roasting and brewing, these beans yield an aromatic coffee with much less bitterness. This coffee is widely noted as the most expensive coffee in the world with prices reaching $350 per kilogram ($160 per pound).
Jatiluwih Rice Terraces, drive from Batukaru to Jatiluwih Village the most interesting places will see such as very beautiful of rice terraces, coffee plantation, durian trees, cacao, bamboo, avocado and etc. Jatiluwih Village has beautiful land wide of rice terraces and the best rice terraces in Bali island. After harvest season you may see the farmer floughing the field with cow or buffalo, they still use traditional equipment to manage their land. Entrance ticket US$ 1
Candi Kuning Fruits and Flowers Market
Candi Kuning Fruits and flowers Market, the market sell variety of fruit such as durian on season, banana, salak (snake fruit), papaya, mango, green apple, avocado, strawberry, sweet corn, peanut, coffee powder, and many kind of herbs. For flower and plant they sell orchids, rose, orange, carrot and etc. The market also sell many kind of handicrafts product, painting and textile.
Ulundanu Beratan Temple
Ulundanu Beratan Temple – Temple in the lake the temple well known with Ulundanu Temple Ulun it’s mean heart and danu it’s mean lake, the temple dedicated to the Gods of lake or waters (Danu Goddes), the lake supply a lot of water to the rice field. The temple founded in 17th century by the King of Mengwi. In outside yard there is buddhist temple and big Banyan tree. This temple of the important temple in the mountain used for Nyegara Gunung ceremony, nyegara or segara (ocean) and Gunung (mountain). The visitor can rent speed boat to around the lake. Entrance ticket US$ 3
Located Close to Ulundanu Beratan Temple, after visiting the temple we can having launch here for couple of minutes. this restaurant has Buffet and wide range of food, such as chicken satay, tuna satay, chicken curry, noodle, fried rice, soup, and etc. food are nice and delicious, most of my customers are happy to have launch at this restaurant. you will be serve by experienced restaurant staff.
Gitgit Waterfall, drive through eastern of Lovina beach passed Singaraja tawn and follow the road to Denpasar we will arrive in Gitgit Waterfall, the most highest waterfall with natural life surround. From the parking area need to walk one kilometer down path with many shops offered handicrafts and souvenirs. A lot of plantation grow up on the way include of the lush rice field, clove, coffee, papaya, vanilla and cacao plantation. About 60 – 70 meters high waterfall with bigger water flow during rainy season. Entrance ticket US$ 0.5
Lovina Beach, about three kilometers drive from Buddhist Monastery will arrive in Lovina Beach, on the way you may see a lot of grapes plantation grow up around Banjar Village, the name of Lovina became from the word of Love Indonesia (INA), the beach has black sand with small wave and the area the base of tourist object in north of Bali. Many hotels and restaurants built including small night life. The most popular activities here is to see dolphin early morning at 06.00 pm with hire small boat or do snorkeling. We get a hotel and spend over a night here.
Aditya Beach Resort Lovina
Aditya Beach Resort with its colorful flowers is an individual Balinese styled resort, which lies at the heart of Lovina Beach – Singaraja – North of Bali is absolutely offering the friendliness and romantic home-based, an ideal location to relax since its location is away from the crowd as in Kuta and Sanur. Moreover, spending your holiday here at Aditya Beach Resort assure you to encounter some local dolphins along the beach. Its 17 air-conditioned cottages have private verandas surrounded by colorful tropical flower garden, over looking the sea, and own private bathrooms with cold and hot water. Mini bar, color television and telephone are set up for each room.
Second Day Itinerary
Wake up early in the morning and get into the boat at 05 : 30 AM to sail far away into the sea chasing where are the dolphin arising and jumping. ride on a traditional wooden boat with six passenger loading capacity. You might could watch more than ten dolphin jump up and beautiful morning with it sun rise. many boat will be running together from the other people who want do same as you to observe dolphin at Lovina. It about one an half hour around and then return to your hotel for break fast. Watching dolphin cost US$ 15
Snorkeling at Lovina is another fun for those who like water attraction. the cabin of the boat will be take you down to the sea of Lovina where many colorful fishes live in their habitat, it will be take around an hour to observe it. after that we continued our journey. snorkling cost US$ 10
Hot Spring Pool at Banjar Village
Banjar Hot Spring Pool, located in Banjar Village, hot spring (air panas) are only short distance from Buddhist Monastery. The water is slight sulfurous and hot, will be good to swim early morning or late afternoon. Must wear swimsuit and not allowed to use soap. There are three pool, first pool a little bit higher than the main pool another pool with water pours from three meter high spouts to give you back shoulder massage. Will be crowded when Balinese Holidays. entrance ticket US$ 1.5
Pupuan Rice Terraces
On our return journey travel through Pupuan and Antosari. One of the most pictures one area on the island. Terraced rice field line the contours of hill, which fall gently down to clean running streams. The wider view is also breath taking. Nestling under the shadow Batu Karu Mount from the area.
Warung Kebun is open to the public and has a large terrace facing the views of the gardens, paddies and all the way down to the coast. A range of Indonesian and Western food is served from 7am to 10pm. There is an emphasis on local ingredients and on seasonal fruit.
Alas Kedaton Monkey forest and Fruit Bats
Fruit Bats and Monkey Forest (Alas Kedaton), located in Kukuh Village a little bit west from Taman Ayun Temple, Tabanan regency. About 500 population monkeys in this forest, inside of the forest there is very old temple called Pura Bukit Sari (Alas Kedaton Temple), big fruit bats hanging in high tree during the day time and will go to outside for feed in the night time. A lot of shop on the way to the forest and the local guide (one of the shopkeeper) will accompany you to see the monkey around and the end they will ask you to visit theirs shop for souvenirs. Entrance ticket US$ 2
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple, the end of the trip we will see Tanah Lot Temple. The temple perched on a little rocky islet. This temple was built in 16th century by the Javanese priest Danghyang Nirartha who built many temple near the sea around the island such as Rambut Siwi Temple in west of Bali, Pulaki Temple and Ponjok Batu Temple in North of Bali. In western side there are small temple built one of the temple in the top rock with hole it’s Batu Bolong Temple, Batu it’s mean Rock and Bolong it’s mean hole. Tanah lot Temple entrance ticket US$ 3
TOUR PRICE :
Transport Price US$ 130 per car.
- Fully AC Car, Petrol, parking and English speaking Driver
- Passenger maximum 5 person per vehicle
- Tour Duration 2 Days
- Departure Time 09:00 AM.
Tour Package Price US$ 150 per person on twin sharing basis.
Price all included:
- Meals (breakfast and launch)
- Soft drinks
- Entrance tickets at all site
What To Bring:
* Modest cloth, hat, camera, money and sun screen.