Arrive in Denpasar airport where you will be met by your groups leader and taken to our lovely accommodation located in Canggu. Once checked in you will be able to chill next to the rooftop pool or explore the town and beaches located just a few minutes from our hotel before meeting the rest of the group for welcome dinner and drinks in the evening.
Today we dive deep into the local culture of Bali visiting 2 of it’s most famous temples - Taman Ayun - the beautiful garden temple and Tanah Lot - Bali’s most famous temple in the sea. Grab a cheeky cocktail and watch one of Bali’s stunning sunset before heading out for a big night on the town.
Grab a board and hit the beach in Kuta Bali to test your skills and some fun in the sun. Teamed up with our local surf instructors we will have you surfing like a pro in no time. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon on one of Bali’s beautiful beaches sunbathing with a refreshing coconut.
Today we say farewell to the beaches and head inland to the arts and culture capital of Bali, the vibrant jungle town of Ubud. Along the way we will cool off at Bali’s most southern waterfall, Tegenungan before checking into our accommodation for the next 3 nights. Head out for a night of live music, singing & dancing at one of Ubud's best bars.
Enjoy the morning exploring Ubuds bustling food market with our local family. Here we will learn about all the ingredients used in everyday Balinese cooking as well as “Canang Sari”, the local offerings made for the Gods. Spend the afternoon with Ubud’s cheekiest locals as we venture into the Sacred Monkey forest, where it is believed the monkeys are the protectors of the ancient temples within.
Today we head north to scenic rice terraces of Tegalalang where we will spend the morning taking in the views of this UNESCO World Heritage site. Learn how these beautiful formations still play a very important role in the locals’ present day way of life. We continue the journey to the region of Kintamani and enjoy lunch overlooking one of Bali’s active volcanoes, Mt. Batur. Finish the afternoon wandering the local market, the perfect place to pick up some souvenirs to remember your trip.
It’s time to get tropical! Today the journey continues to the tiny island oasis of Gili Trawangan. After check in, enjoy a leisurely afternoon sipping drinks by the pool or head out to explore what this beautiful island has to offer. Enjoy an epic sunset before heading out to dinner with your group and taking in the incredible nightlife Gili T has to offer.
Today we cruise the small exotic archipelago of the Gili islands, stopping off at some of the best snorkel spots around Gili Meno & Gili Air. Meet the local marine life and explore the coral conservation projects around the islands before enjoying a beachfront lunch on Gili Air.
It’s time to explore Gili Trawangan. Set of on one of the islands only modes of transportation, push bike. Cycle throughout the island discovering its tranquil beachfront, activities and unearth a piece of the islands history on Gili’s only viewpoint…the remnants of an old WWII bunker.
The adventure continues as we make our way east to Lombok, the sister island of Bali. Taking in the scenic route as we drive south the to beachside surf town of Kuta Lombok. Upon reaching the hotel enjoy a relaxed afternoon by the pool or venture around town.
Start the day off by immersing ourselves in the local customs and cultures of Lombok at the Sasak Village. Follow along as our local guides explains about village life and the traditional weaving techniques handed down from generation to generation. Next we check out 3 of Lomboks scenic waterfalls only accessible by jungle trek.
Pack some sunscreen and a towel as today we will visit some of the most pristine beaches Lombok has to offer. Set off to 2 different locations along the southern coastline where we you will enjoy white sandy beaches, friendly locals and a chance to top up that tan.
Pack your bags! Today we travel by bus and ferry to our next location, Sumbawa Island. Check in to our beach front bungalows and enjoy a peaceful afternoon on the beach or next to the pool.
Set off on a day trip to the almost uninhabited island of Moyo. Here we will take a ride into the heart of the island where our local guides will show us the hidden gems nestled within the jungle with a chance to swim in the beautiful and untouched waterfalls of Moyo. Enjoy lunch on the beach before boarding the boat back home, catching sunset along the way.
Depart early morning from the mainland on our private live-aboard boat bound for the Komodo Islands. Our first stop of the journey will be Satonda Island for a swim in the salt lake crater and a snorkel around the bay. We finishing off the day with a delicious local meal as the sun sets for our first night sail.
Take in the views as we wake up in the picturesque Komodo National Park. After breakfast we will trek up to the captivating viewpoint on Gili Lawa for a once in a lifetime selfie, before cooling off the sense of accomplishment with a quick swim. Back on board we then sail to Manta Point, gearing up for a majestic snorkel with these docile giants. The afternoon is spent lazing around on the naturally formed sand of Pink beach before our 2nd trek up Padar island for one of Indonesia’s most renowned view points.
Take a step back in time as you enter the Jurassic world of the Komodos. Here we are greeted by our local guides who inhabit the island before setting off in search of these prehistoric creatures. Take an educational tour of 1 of only 4 islands these creatures inhabit. Our journey then continues east as our time aboard draws to a close. Say our farewells to the Capt & Crew before checking in to our beautiful resort in Labuan Bajo, Flores. Enjoy a farewell dinner and drinks with the group.
The day has arrived and time to say your farewells. Whether your staying a little longer on Flores island or headed to your next destination your Group Leader will be happy to help arrange all onward travel and continued support while still in Asia.