Arrive at Denpasar airport where your group leader will meet you and take you to our cool Canggu hotel to check you in. You can the relax by the pool/beach or explore Canggu before we enjoy a rooftop dinner and drinks in the evening where you will meet the rest of your group.
Today we explore the culture of Bali as we head to two of it’s most famous temples – Tanah Lot which is set on a rock formation in the sea; and the Royal Temple of Taman Ayun. In the evening we have the opportunity to take in the sunset on one of Canggu’s coolest beaches before big night out on the town in Canggu.
On our third day we hit the beach! We learn to surf in the morning with our awesome local instructors on Kuta Beach, followed by a chilled afternoon on one of Bali’s most beautiful beaches, watching the sunset.
It’s time to back our bags as we move location to the bohemian jungle town of Ubud – enroute to our next destination we make a stop at a beautiful waterfall to cool off. We then move to our awesome accommodation to check in, before we visit one of Bali’s coolest live music destinations for an evening of singing & dancing.
In the morning, we head down to the local food markets to learn and observe where all our fresh ingredients come from. Our local family will explain in detail about all the ingredients before heading back to their village. Here we will learn to make some of Bali’s most famous dishes as well as Canang Sari, the flower offerings made for the God. In the afternoon we go and meet some of Ubud’s cheekiest locals at the sacred monkey forest, where it is believed the hundreds of monkeys that live there protect the ancient temples inside.
Today we will spend the morning wandering through the scenic rice terraces of Tegalalang. Trek through the valleys and stop off at one of the many swings for photos or a cool coconut and see how these beautiful formations still play a very important role in the locals’ present day way of life. Next we visit Kintamani for lunch overlooking the active volcano Mt. Batur before heading back to pick up some souvenirs at the colourful and vibrant local market.
It’s time to head to the islands! We catch the bus/ferry over to the stunning tiny island of Gili Trawangan. We will check in to our tropical accommodation in the heart of the island for our final few days. Once there, we spend the afternoon having a beer & chilling by the pool or explore the many beaches that surround the island! Catch a beautiful sunset on the beach before heading out for dinner . Now it’s time to party! Explore Gili’s famous nightlife in the many beachside bars the island has to offer.
We enjoy the day island-hopping on our boat trip around the three Gili Islands. Head to some of the best snorkel spots around Gili Meno & Gili Air where you will see stunning coral, beautiful fish, turtles and coral conservation projects. Enjoy a beachfront lunch on Gili Air!
Today we will explore the island on one of Gili’s only modes of transportation, push bike! Cycle around the island exploring different beaches, activities and take a small trek up the hill to see Gili’s only viewpoint and explore a bit of history with remnants of an old WWII bunker. Check out one last sunset before our farewell dinner and party to celebrate the best 10 days of your life!
Check-out day! The fun doesn’t have to stop here. If you’re traveling on our expert Group Leaders will help you book everything you need to get you where you need to go! Whether you’re on to explore some more islands or head back to the airport to catch a flight, we’ve got you covered! Please note that if you plan to fly home from Denpasar that day we recommend not booking a flight before 7pm to allow plenty of time to get back to the airport.