Discover the fascinating wonders of jungle highlands, verdant rice fields, and captivating white-sand beaches during your customized family-friendly Bali tour. The kids find enchantment inside temples guarded by troupes of rambunctious monkeys. You can relax in the Indian Ocean searching for clownfish along the reef glowing with sea anemones. The entire family will be captivated by the stories and antics of Rahwana, the Demon King. From chocolate plantations to surf lessons, cliff top temples...
Ubud – Arrive in Bali and Enjoy the Day at Leisure in Bali’s Cultural Center
Ubud is the center of Bali’s preserved culture inside an enchanting town decorated with terraced rice paddies, classical dancers, and prolific artwork all telling the heritage and history of the Indonesian island. Your flight lands at Ngurah Rai International Airport, where your private transfer greets the family upon arrival. You travel into the hills to reach the stunning ambiance of Ubud noticing the collection of quiet cafes, relaxed restaurants, and bustling boutique shops where local artists display their wares.
The kids quickly and eagerly conform to the atmosphere of serene creativity set among the verdant trees and lush hills. Before sunset, the family visits the nearby village of Petulu to view the herons. The whole family marvels at their elegance as the scattering returns accentuated by brilliant layers of orange, red, and yellow of the Balinese sunset.
Ubud – View a Barong and Kris Dance Followed by a Cycling Excursion
Ubud – Visit a Local Village for a Traditional Farming Experience
Bali Barat – Travel to Bali Barat National Park Stopping Ulun Danu Bratan
Bali Barat – Relax at the Family’s Preferred Pace Discovering the Park
Bali Barat – Adventure to Menjangan Island for a Fantastic Snorkeling Tour
Munduk – Venture to the Fabulous Balinese Highlands for Wonderful Views
Munduk – Explore the Local Plantations and Scenery with a Bike Ride Tour
Jimbaran – Transfer to Jimbaran for Uluwatu Temple and the Kecak Dance
Jimbaran – Delight in a Family-Friendly Surf Lesson and Pottery Class
Jimbaran – Indulge in a Fantastic Cooking Class and Relaxing Afternoon
Jimbaran – Depart for Home
- Embrace the fantastic culture of Balinese folklore captivating the family during the Barong and Kris, as well as the Kecak Fire Dance performances
- Relish the flavors of Bali and a unique view into the traditions of the marketplace during a private family-friendly cooking class
- Indulge in the relaxing ambiance of the lesser-visited marine sanctuary during a snorkeling expedition on Pulau Menjangan
- Discover the remarkable flavors of coffee cultivated in the highlands of Bali and featuring unique tastes resulting from organic practices
- Learn the techniques Balinese farmers have used for generations cultivating rice during a farming tour of the rice fields
- Enjoy the particular history of cocoa beans on Bali before learning how to make and enjoy rich, tropical chocolates on the island
- Delight in the fabulous scenery of Ulun Danu Bratan, the largest temple complex on Bali situated on a small island
- Have fun as a family during a private surfing class teaching each family member according to their capability and previous skill
Bali is known as the Island of the Gods and during your 12-day family-friendly adventure, you will uncover the essence of charm and beauty emanating from the hills, highlands, and beaches. The family can easily lose itself in the fabric of the iconic culture for which Bali is known as the only Hindu society in Southeast Asia. Bali considers children sacred and a community affair, accounting for the cherished affection families traveling around the island receive while visiting temples or enjoying more adventurous activities shaping the perfect tropical family getaway.
The marvelous excursion to Bali begins with the family’s arrival in Ubud. Three days in the island’s capital of culture represents the spirit of Hinduism, the supported efforts of artisans, and preserved traditions of the local farming community. Your time in Ubud consists of exploring the fabulous scenery and immersing the family in the remarkable heritage of the island by viewing the Barong and Kirs dance telling a tale of the demon king and cycling around Ubud finding the celebrated artist market and captivating Jatiluwih Rice Terraces. Outside of Ubud, the farming traditions are introduced to the family teaching them how to cultivate rice and the methods needed for producing chocolate at a cocoa plantation.
Spend a few days at Bali Barat National Park to uncover the serene beauty of Bali’s land and sea. The temple of Ulun Danu Bratan embodies the wonder of the highlands leading to the western shoreline. Explore the temple complex on a lake island before settling into the luxurious comforts of a beachside hotel. Embrace the slower life of western Bali when surrounded by the natural wonders of nature. The kids can search for wild animals on the forest trails and scour the coral reef for colorful fish during a snorkeling excursion to Pulau Menjangan.
Discover the fantastical landscapes of Bali’s highlands with two nights in Munduk. The quiet village showcases the allure of the mountains most visitors to Bali miss captured in the fabulous views and remarkable waterfalls scattered along the peaks and slopes. While in Munduk, the entire family can enjoy the beauty of the countryside displayed within the budding lush plantations including a coffee plantation providing insight into the cultivation and flavors of delicious Balinese coffee. Cycle around the neighboring villages of Munduk in search of possible strawberry farms to visit or hidden waterfalls to uncover.
Several nights in Jimbaran bring the family back to the treasures of the Balinese shoreline this time on the southern coast of the island. Return to the culture of the island when visiting Uluwatu Temple at sunset. Each night the clifftop temple hosts magnificent sunsets followed by the enchanting storytelling performance of the Kecak Fire Dance. Your time on the beach brings the family into the waters with a private surf lesson and illuminates the tradition of ceramics on the island with a pottery class teaching the finer techniques of crafting traditional images of folklore or kitchenware. Realize the intricate flavors of Balinese gastronomy with a family-friendly cooking class learning how to marry the proper ingredients for specific local flavor before winding down on your final night in Bali at the family’s leisure. Looking for the top Bali family vacation ideas? Consider browsing our Bali travel reviews page.
$3,115 per person (excluding international flights)
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