Here are the places of interest will be visited during this tour:
- Batuan Village Temple
- Tegalalang Rice Terraces
- Tirta Empul Holy Spring Water Temple
- Coffee Luwak Making Process
- Ubud Art Villages
This tour will lead you to explore the daily routine of Balinese, visit temple, scenery of beautiful green life in Bali. On this tour you will see what are the main things in Bali by come closer into the art and culture. Here are the places that you will explore on this tour:
Batuan Village Temple
This temple is a local Balinese Hindu temple looked after by the local resident of Batuan countryside. The temple is designed very beautiful with full of Balinese ornaments and the roof temple building is made from the fiber of chromatic black palm tree.
Tegalalang Rice Terraces
Rice Field in Ubud at Tegalalang is famous for its beautiful scenes of rice paddies involving the subak (traditional Balinese cooperative irrigation system), which according to history, was passed down by a revered holy man named Rsi Markandeya in the eighth century. This view alone has an outlook that spreads down before you and away to the rice terraces on the slopes across the valley. The high roadside location is cool and breezy and it is a well-known spot for tourists to stop and take photos.
Tirta Empul Holy Spring Water Temple
Tirta Empul Temple bequeathed to the people by ancient Rajadom is perhaps one of the most fascinating spot in the area. The name of Tirta Empul is loaded in a inscription which is kept at Sakenan Temple, Manukaya village, Sub district of Tampak Siring, about 3 km from Tirta Empul Temple. In this inscription, the Tirta Empul is named by the Tirta Ri Air Hampul and then the name has changed into Tirta Hampul and finally become the Tirta Empul. Tirta Ri Air Hampul is meaning the water emerge or the holy pool (Petirthan) which is the water emerge from the land. The main attraction here is a long rectangular pool carved of stone, filled with koi and fed by the sacred spring via 12 fountains. Worshipers first make an offering at the temple, then climb into the main pool to bathe and pray.
Coffee Luwak Making Process
Coffee Luwak, is coffee made from the beans of coffee berries which have been eaten by the Asian Palm Civet (Paradoxurus hermaphroditus) and other related civets, then passed through its digestive tract. A civet eats the berries for their fleshy pulp. In its stomach, proteolytic enzymes seep into the beans, making shorter peptides and more free amino acids. Civets also eat small vertebrates, insects, ripe fruits and seeds. Passing through a civet’s intestines the beans are then defecated, having kept their shape. Interesting crops grown in this area include coffee, vanilla, cloves and cacao. You will be showed the process of making of at there, tasting for all coffee, tea and cocoa drinks are including, except for Coffee Luwak which you could purchase there.
Ubud Art Villages
Celuk Village is the famous village in Bali as a tourist destination cause of the local residents is very proactive and full of innovation to the gold and silver crafting. Mas village has developed into a flourishing center for the woodcarving craft. Ubud village is well known with it’s painter in works.
Excludes : meals fee and any other personal (optional) expenses.