The Experience: Ubud Day Tour
Couples and groups of up to five can unravel some of the Balinese mysteries with this day trip to Ubud, comfortably riding in an air-conditioned vehicle with an English speaking driver. The experience starts with a visit to the green rice paddies of Tegalalang, where the participants can learning about the Balinese Subuk irrigation system. Then, the tour heads to the Ubud Monkey Forest, home to around 200 monkeys believed to be the gods’ guards of Dalem Agung Temple, before proceeding to the Goa Gajah Temple boasting a courtyard peppered with ancient relics, meditation cave, fountains, bathing pools, and rock-wall carvings.
Later on, batteries can be recharged at a coffee, cocoa and tea plantation with a sip of the famous Kopi Luwak coffee. Mainly produced in the Indonesian Archipelago, this coffee is made from the beans of coffee berries eaten by Luwak the Asian palm civet, which are then roasted and grounded. The last stop on the itinerary is Ubud Art Villages, the centre of arts in Bali. Mas Village is a hub of wood carving, Celuk Village takes pride in handmade silver and gold jewellery, while Tohpati Village is the centre of Batik weaving.
Bali Sun Tours
Bali Sun Tours offer an extensive range of tours, including sightseeing, adventure, romantic, private driver, cultural and cruise tours for visitors to the Bali region. Sightseeing tours include the Radiance Bali Tour, which gives travellers an insight into Bali as a shopper’s paradise and the heart of the Balinese local arts and crafts culture. The Sunrise Bali Tour takes explorers to the beautiful Taman Ayun Temple which is located in Mengwi District and Badung regency, surrounded by an impressive fishpond, the Botanical Gardens, Beratan Lake, and a coffee plantation.
Adventure tours include water sports, ATV four-wheeler, water scooter, horse riding, white water rafting, paintball, jungle trekking, scuba diving, and Bali bike riding options for thrill-seeking visitors. Bali Sun Cruise tours include Bali Hai Dolphin, Reef, Fast Boat, Sunset Dinner, Island Explorer, and Aristocrat cruise options to travellers from all walks of life.