Location: Uluwatu, Ubud, Taman AyunAsk a Question
Arrival, meet & greet. Transfer to hotel. Today visit the GWK (Garuda Wisnu Kencana) Cultural Park, the figure of the statue is Vishnu God riding on mythical bird Garuda as the symbol of mission of environmental safeguard and world saviour . Continuing onto the famous Pura Luhur Uluwatu temple, is an architectural marvel situated on the edge of 300 feet steep rock facing the ocean. This temple has some of the exquisite architecture in Bali and was first built on the 11th century. Dinner at GWK with free Kecak dance performance. Kecak is traditional dance using only oral music without any other instrument and bringing over the epic of Ramayana with the obsessive sound of a choir �cak-cak-cak� from the men sit in a circle around.
Breakfast at Hotel.
Start a day with a trip to Ubud. Ubud is well-known for the center of the artistic scene in Bali. On this trip you visit the famous Barong & Kris dance at Batubulan and you will be taken to see the stone carvings at Batubulan, continuing on to Celuk for the silver & works with its wide selection of intricate designed pieces, then to Mas / Kemenuh village renewed as the home skilled wood carvers particularly fine specimens of the woodcarvings can bee seen there. Finally see the Balinese paintings at the respected fine arts galleries in Ubud / Peliatan. Lunch at Local restaurant.
Tour will then be continued to see the holy spring temple at Tampaksiring, spectacular view of lake & volcano Batur at Kintamani as the highlight of this tour. Afterward drive down to Bangli to visit the traditional village of Penglipuran, then to the temple which was built on 9th century called Kehen temple dedicated to the Goddess of Fire. If time still permit it stop can also be made to visit Dalem temple at Sidan while on the same time you can also see the beautiful view of the rice-fields. Dinner at local restaurant.
Breakfast at Hotel
Today visit the famous Tanah Lot sea temple which was built by Dang Hyang Nirartha is the first point to be visited and then followed by visiting Alas Kedaton where the monkeys living here are considered sacred. Afterwards drive to Bedugul (Lunch at Bedugul ) to see the superb view of lake Beratan which is also very famous for its Ulun Danu Temple built on the shores of the lake and the spice / fruit market at Candikuning. Final stop will be made at Mengwi, was one of the main island kingdom, to see one of the grandest water garden temple on the island called Taman Ayun which was built around 1740 and symbolizing the cosmic union of sea and mountain.
Dinner at local resturant.
Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to airport, to travel back home with memorable memories.