Benoa
12/19/2019 5:00 PM
12/19/2019 7:00 AM

Optional Private Excursions available for purchase

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!

Bali Highlights & Twin Lakes - 9 hours - Benoa
Highlights:
  • Your adventure begins at the conclusion of your welcoming ceremony.
  • After boarding your motor coach you’ll drive through the emerald green hills and into central Bali.
  • Your first stop is Sangeh Monkey Forest, a 34-acre sanctuary for hundreds of monkeys.
  • Visit the 400-year-old Pura Bukit Sari Sangeh Temple.
  • Next on your itinerary, you’ll see Lake Bratan. Located almost 4,000 feet above sea level, this sparkling lake sits in the crater of Mt. Catur.
  • Then, you’ll make a photo stop at a viewing area where you can look out over the “twin lakes,” Buyan Lake, the smallest lake in Bali, and Tamblingan Lake.
  • Continuing on, you’ll head over to the highland village of Munduk for lunch.
  • After lunch, you’ll visit the colourful Pasar Candi Kuning market. In addition to fresh fruits and vegetables, you can also purchase handicrafts, paintings, and fabrics.
  • Your final destination is the village of Tohpati, famous for its fine batik. After observing the batik process you can try your hand at painting traditional batik designs.
  • Later, you're invited to browse for souvenirs, gifts and fine Balinese crafts.
  • When your exciting highland exploration comes to an end, you’ll return to your motorcoach, perhaps laden with crafts from the market or Tohpati, for the relaxing ride back to your ship.
Tour Duration: 9 hours

Tour can operate: Morning

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions: 
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Benoa Port
  • Entrance Fees, English speaking guide assistance, Welcome dance
  • Soft drinks/ mineral water/ refreshments, Lunch
Not Included:
  • Personal expenses, telephone, laundry service, tips and gratuities, personal travel insurance
  • All services which are not mentioned on the program above.
Bali
Highlights:
  • After a traditional Balinese pendet welcome dance, you’ll board your motorcoach and travel to Tohpati near the capital city of Denpasar. Along the way, you’ll see beautiful landscapes of coastal plains, lush terraced hillsides, rice paddies, and fruit and spice plantations.
  • Once you arrive in Tohpati, you’ll visit a factory to see first hand the entire batik process.
  • After observing the batik process you can try your hand at painting traditional batik designs.
  • Later, you're invited to browse for souvenirs, gifts and fine Balinese crafts.
  • Re-board your coach and travel to Penglipuran Culture Village. The village people live under strict rules just like their ancestors centuries ago.
  • Continuing on, you’ll visit Pura Besakih, the Mother Temple of Bali. Perched over 3,000 feet up the gentle slopes of Mt. Agung, Bali’s largest and holiest temple dates back 2,000 years.
  • Next, is a delicious buffet lunch featuring Indonesian dishes in the village of Rendang. As you enjoy your meal, marvel at the breathtaking views of the rice paddies and Mt. Agung.
  • Following lunch, you’ll journey to the village of Klungkung for a photo stop at Kertha Gosa.
  • Finally, you’ll travel to your ship with photos and memories to share with everyone back home.
Tour Duration: 9 hours

Tour can operate: Full day

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Benoa Port
  • Entrance Fees, English speaking guide assistance, Welcome dance
  • Soft drinks / mineral water / refreshments / lunch / snacks
Not Included:
  • Personal expenses, telephone, laundry service, tips and gratuities, personal travel insurance.
  • All services which are not mentioned on the program above.
Mt. Batur & Rural Bali with a Local Family
Highlights:
  • This unique full-day excursion not only introduces you to a local family but offers you the opportunity to learn a little bit about their culture and language.
  • Your day begins with a pendet welcome ceremony at the pier.
  • Then, you’ll board your motorcoach and travel into central Bali.
  • You’ll continue on to a charming village and disembark at a Balinese home and meet a local family. After a warm welcome, you’ll join them for a traditional Balinese breakfast, which may include fried banana fritters and rice cakes served with coffee or tea.
  • Later, you’ll go for a stroll through the village and stop for a welcome dance performed by local children. Then, you’ll walk through the farms and watch the farmers at work in the rice fields.
  • To experience the spiritual side of Bali, you’ll climb back aboard your coach bound for Kehen Temple, considered the most beautiful Hindu temple on the island.
  • You’ll then proceed to an Indonesian buffet lunch in the village of Kintamani, which sits on the edge of Mt. Batur. Relax over your delicious meal while marvelling at the outstanding views of the active volcano and the sparkling waters of Lake Batur
  • Kemenuh is the centre of the intricate art of woodcarving. You’ll visit a woodcarving studio and watch skilled craftsmen.
  • Before returning to port, you can comb through the gallery and purchase these wooden works of art that capture the spirit of this incredible place.
Tour Duration: 8 hours

Tour can operate: Full day

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Benoa Port
  • Entrance Fees, English speaking guide assistance, Welcome dance
  • Soft drinks/ mineral water/ refreshments, Balinese breakfast, lunch
Not Included:
  • Personal expenses, telephone, laundry service, tips and gratuities, personal travel insurance
  • All services which are not mentioned on the program above

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