Bali and Lombok Roundtrip
16 Days 15 Nights Roundtrip.
This individual tour combines the highlights of the two beautiful Indonesian islands of Bali and Lombok.
In Bali, you can include look forward to a tour featuring a variety of local culture, tropical scenery and many beautiful beaches within a few kilometers. I will include a boat trip out to the beautiful island of Nusa Lembongan, come on walks among ornate rice fields, experience the famous Balinese Barong dance and enjoy exciting galleries and great restaurants in the cultural city of Ubud.
Occasionally there will be plenty of time to relax and make the best of beach lovers. Lombok has fewer visitors than Bali, and nature is very diverse with both volcanoes and waterfalls and indigenous villages. Here are visited including "Robinson Crusoe Island" Gili Nanggu where it is really good snorkeling.
Bali and Lombok can be visited all year, because here is a constant temperature of 28-32°C. The islands have two seasons. The rainy season from November to March and the dry season from April / May to October. Most travelers prefer the dry season when the weather is most stable, although you still must reckon with a shower now and then. During the rainy season it can rain heavily, but usually only for a short period of time.
Start Location: Bali
End Location: Bali
Day 1: Arrival Sanur
Arriving in Bali, where you will be picked up and driven to your hotel in Sanur with accommodation for three nights. Located in the center of Sanur and with direct access to beach promenade and five minutes walk from our office.
Day 2: Sanur (B)
After breakfast you have the opportunity to get a little information session at our office. Here you can get the information you wish to include the local culture, sights and great shopping. The rest of the day is set aside for relaxation on the beach. Optional tour: Bali Indulgence Package with massage, body scrub, facials etc.. - A total of five hours. The package is suitable for both women and men.
Day 3: Sanur - Cruise to Nusa Lembongan (B,L)
South of Bali lays the beautiful island - Nusa Lembongan. You will be sailing there either with Bali Hai II, or Aristocat catamaran (depending on departure date). Upon arrival to the island there is a selection of options included in the price. You can go on a small island tour, snorkeling, kayak paddling, or "banana boat". There is also a great buffet lunch included in today's program.
Day 4: Sanur - The boat to Lombok - Sengiggi (B)
You will be picked up from your hotel and taken to the northern part of Sanur where you will be going with the fast boat to Lombok (ca.2,5hours). When arriving in the small port of Telok Kode your English speaking local guide meets you and takes you along the beautiful coast to your hotel right on the outskirts of Sengiggi. There will be opportunities to just relax by the pool, walk to the beach or take a trip into Sengiggi and see what the city has to offer.
Day 5: Senggigi - South Lombok - Visit of a traditional Sasak village (B,L)
After breakfast you'll experience the best sights on the southern island of Lombok. Here, nature is different than in Bali, but still very beautiful and photogenic. On the way south you visit Banyumulek where they produce the unique pottery. Then further to Sukarara where they are known for producing the famous "Ikat". On the south coast you will be able to take a swim in the ocean and then eat a good lunch. On the way back visit the traditional Sasak villages, so you can see how the Sasak (original lomboknese) live in Lombok.
Day 6: Senggigi - Visit to local market in Kediri - Gili Nanggu Island (B,L)
Today the tour with English speaking local guide for the small island of Gili Nanggu located in the southwestern part of Lombok. During the trip you visit the local market in Kidiri where you can buy everything between heaven and earth. Arriving Tawun you will be going with a small boat and sail to Gili Nanggu, which takes about 45 minutes. The island is not larger than you can walk all the way around in a good half hour. Here is a good beach with only a short swim out to the coral reef that has a rich marine life. Experience, among other things, the funny, misformed "bottle fish" that has a huge head and a perforated mouth and "puffer fish". In addition, you see stribed anemone fish, "triggerfish" green parrot fish, starfish purple and black sea urchins. Lunch is eaten on Gili Nanggu. Late afternoon, take the trip back to your hotel.
Day 7: Senggigi - Hike on North Lombok (B,L)
The last day in Lombok you will explore the northern part of the island. In clear weather there are beautiful views over the incredible coastline, and at an approximately 20-minute hike you will experience one of the most spectacular waterfalls, the island offers. Passing several plantation, paddy fields and small villages. Lunch is enjoyed at a good local restaurant. You will return to the hotel in the afternoon.
Day 8: Sengiggi - Fastboat to Bali - Ubud (B)
After breakfast, drive back to harbour to go with the fastboat back to Bali. And you will be taken to a charming culture city Ubud and hotel will be located in the city's outskirts.
Day 9: Activities around Ubud (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Today you get a chance on your own to explore Ubud many cultural events, interesting specialist shops and the beautiful surrounding countryside. You can choose to rent bicycles and / or for example go on a River Rafting. Here you can sail down the beautiful Ayung River in a zodiac rubber boat and get even closer to nature (two hours by boat). This trip is suitable for everyone.
Day 10: Ubud - Hike to the rice paddies - Massage (B,L)
Today its time for an easy hike along the famous Ubud rice paddies. The terrain is flat and you can closely see how rice is grown and learn about the rich and varied flora that exists on this lush island.
Before that, you will be visiting Celuk to see the beautiful filigran craft, made at the local silver shops. There is also an opportunity to experience the amazing wood carvings.
After approx. 1.5 hours of hiking, you will come up to the idyllic Ubud Sari Health Resort, which offers you one hour of good massage. Just what you need after the hike. After this relaxing pampering of body and mind, you are driven to one of Ubud many restaurants where an excellent lunch awaits you.
Day 11: Ubud - Gunung Kawi Royal Tombs - Kintamani - Lovina (B)
Today you drive further up to the photogenic rice fields, which is pictured on many postcards. You also have the opportunity to see the beautiful royal tombs of Gunung Kawi, located between coconut palms and rice paddies. Then drive north to the lookout point overlooking the famous volcano Batur, which rises 1,717 meters above sea level. It is possible to eat lunch here. Afterwards you will drive to the north coast of Bali for the peaceful coastal town of Lovina. Here you will be staying at your hotel, located a short walk to the beach and restaurants.
Day 12: Lovina (B)
Do you want to see dolphins playing in the waves, then you can book a morning tour at the reception. The dolphins are most active in the morning, so you are sailing out already at sunrise. The day today is on own leisure. You can for example get a massage, go for small walk in the area or take a snorkeling trip onboard one of the decorative Balinese wooden boats. There are many options for activities - or you can simply relax in the sun.
Day 13: Lovina - Buddhist temples - Munduk Waterfall - Bratan - Bedugul (B)
After breakfast, you will explore the northern coast. First is the Buddhist temple that is the only of its kind in Bali. This is where many visitors go for yoga courses. Then we head to the beautiful waterfall Munduk where after a walk through tropical forest you come to the waterfall where there is opportunity to swim (the water is cool). Continue through the small villages and at one point you get a beautiful view of Twin Lakes. The Water Goddess Temple is located on the lakeshore of Lake Bratan. You'll go through the stunning temple park, where you might be lucky enough to experience an ongoing ceremony. Also visit the spice market in Bedugul, where there is opportunity to buy fresh fruit and beautiful flowers. Then we head back to Lovina.
Day 14: Lovina - Hot spring in Banjar - Tanah Lot Temple - Legian/Kuta/Seminyak/Tuban (B)
After some relaxing days on the north side of Bali its time to drive south again. When you are finished with breakfast we head to the hot springs in the town of Banjar, where its possible to bathe in the warm water. Afterwards, drive through small local villages and a spectacular landscape, dominated by rice fields. There are several small photo stops along the way, and you will also visit Tanah Lot temple, which is one of the most photographed temples in Bali. The temple is situated on a rocky island, and many people come here to experience the sunset, but the daylight also has a beautiful effect.
Afterwards you will be going to the hotel, located in Legian/Kuta/Seminyak/Tuban, which is a perfect base for shopping in the area.
Day 15: Legian/Kuta/Seminyak/Tuban (B)
The roundtrip around Bali has come to an end, so this day is set aside for shopping before your departure. It is also possible to go for a half-day surfing course or a horseback ride on the beach at sunset.
Day 16: Departure from Bali (B)
Today its time to say goodbye to the beautiful island of Bali after a few relaxing days with great experiences and impressions. There is final transfer to the airport where the tour ends.
3 nights at hotel in Sanur - varying (3 *)
4 nights at a hotel in Sengiggi, Lombok - varying (3 *)
3 nights at a hotel in Ubud - varying (3 *)
3 nights at a hotel in Lovina - varying (3 *)
2 nights at a hotel in Legian/Kuta/Seminyak/Tuban - varying (3 *)
NOTE: The program is subject to change. Climatic conditions can also cause changes in the program.
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
- Accommodation and meals according to program
- Transfer from Sanur – Ubud incl. With sights (entry and lunch not incl.)
- Transfer from Ubud – Lovina (entry and lunch not incl.)
- Transfer from Lovina – Legian/Seminyak (entry and lunch not incl.)
- Cruise to Nusa Lembongan incl. lunch – day 3
- South Lombok trip incl. lunch – day 5
- Gili Nanggu trip incl. lunch – day 6
- North Lombok trip incl lunch – day 7
- Rice paddy walk & Massage in Ubud incl. lunch – day 10
- North Bali trip – day 13
- English speaking guide on transfer days and North Bali trip
- Fastboat Bali – Lombok – Bali
- English speaking guide in Lombok (day 4-8)
Price NOT incl:
- Entry on different sights on transfer days
- Meals not mentioned
- Cancellation insurance