Best of Central Bali: Waterfall, Elephant Cave & Rice Fields
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Discover beautiful temples, rice fields and crafts on a private tour of east Bali with a local guide. Take a dip in the refreshing waters of the Tegenungan Waterfall. Go to the temple of Goa Gajah and experience the spirituality of Tirta Empul Temple.
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Go for a swim in the waters of Tegenungan Waterfall
Meet the woodcarvers of Ubud and learn about their craft techniques
Visit Elephant Cave
See the beautiful temple of Tirta Empul Tampaksiring
Take a pleasant stroll through the Ceking Rice Terrace at Tegalalang
Following a morning pick-up from your hotel at 08:00, travel by air-conditioned vehicle to Tegenungan Waterfall. Admire the lush green surroundings and enjoy the refreshing spray from the waterfall. Take a swim if you wish.
Next, arrive in the village of Kemenuh at 10:30 and discover some of Bali's finest woodcarvers. Influenced by Hindu religions, the talented artists work on creative designs in woods, such as ebony, hibiscus and teak. Learn about their craft techniques.
Then, go to Elephant Cave, also known as Goa Gajah. See the 7-meter tall cave built on the cliff. Admire the entrance figure of a Balinese holistic animal known as 'Boma.' Look at the beautiful Hindu temples and surrounding plantations and see some of the cave's artifacts. Enjoy lunch (own expense) at approximately 12:00.
Continue after lunch to the Tirta Empul Temple at Tampaksiring. Experience the holy atmosphere of the site. Admire the great Balinese architecture around the temples before a transfer to Ceking Rice Terrace in the village of Tegalalang. See how the rice field has been beautifully designed using plantation and coconut trees as ornaments. Take a pleasant walk around the rice field if you wish, before the return to your hotel at around 16:00.
Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
Private English-speaking driver/guide
This tour runs even in rainy weather, so please dress appropriately
• This is a moderate walking tour and you will need to wear slip-resistant footwear as there will be some uneven walking surfaces
Please wear sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat to prevent sunburn
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