Karangasem Bali tour package is a whole-day sightseeing trip program, with the essence itinerary from this recreation will visit and explore eastern Bali tourism object, to see the real beauty exotic panorama of Bali rural nature.
This tourist activity is one of the most famous excursions, also the best attractive traveling from various types one day vacation packages which available.
Where specifically this activity is offered now for you in order to roams also enjoy a spectacular holiday experience.
Karangasem tour has a complete, unique, and popular route schedules which supported with a variety interesting chosen programs in it, that rolled in one full-day tours.
Thus made this outing is become one of the most favorite traveling options, for a large number of travelers from all over the world, when enjoying Bali holiday tour packages.
The other advantage that you gain from this Karangasem tour package will be able to satisfy you with unforgettable experience.
Because this leisure program will invite you to know more also touch deeply about the beauty of rural nature which contained from the heart of Bali's paradise island, especially the jewel of eastern Bali countryside.
which is also well-known and often dubbed as an island with thousand of temples.
Moreover, you can also get a better understanding about Art and culture, Traditional customs, Handicrafts, Friendliness from the local Balinese community itself.
Also to know more closely about Temple history, which is a sacred place (Pura) for Hindu community with a unique historical background, and enjoy natural scenery especially charming view of its rice-field terraces.
for you to be able to visit and explore all the elements with introduction of entire aspects which packed in one of the best Bali leisure packages.
Regarding schedule of this Karangasem tour program, will start with pick up time at 08:30 AM from your hotel stay.
With the aim of first trip will visit Batubulan village, to watch a traditional Balinese performance ie: "Barong and Keris Dance" for one (1) hour.
Then next stop still located in Batubulan area will visit other place of interest, to see the traditional hand weaving and process of Batik cloth handicraft manufacture on white material.
Next route will go straight to Celuk village which is so famous as center places of Gold and Silver handicraft in Bali.
Next destination will lead to Mas village, as centre of Wood carvings, then proceed to visit Ubud art village.
Ubud indeed very popular as valley of artists painting, in addition supported with many famous galleries of art paintings existed here.
Next trip will visit a traditional building which previously used as "Hall of Justice", a relic site from Klungkung kingdom era., ie: "Kertha Gosa".
Then journey will be continued by visiting Pura Goa Lawah (Bat cave temple) tourist objects, a sacred area with a huge cave inhabited by thousands of fruit bats hanging on the wall.
As for lunch break, you will be invited to stop at Candidasa beach tourist area, here you will take a rest for one (1) hour to have lunch break at Candidasa restaurant.
Then for last visit before returning to the hotel, will stop at a well-known tourist area, ie: "Tirta Gangga Water Garden", which located at Ababi village.
Regarding duration from Karangasem holiday excursion will take around 10 to 11 hours, which will be started at 8.30 AM and end at 06.30 PM.
And one thing important for you to be known, that all types of tourist excursions that we offer for you are: "Private Tours".
which means, in this trip you will not be joined with other guests, only you and your group who will go.
And all Bali sightseeing tours activities that we provide for you has been supported with an experienced tour driver,
also transportation with air conditioned vehicle, and a complete car permit for tourist transport, which laterly will made your travel trip becomes far more enjoyable.
So with this system, going to be able to save costs that will certainly be affordable for you, while doing a day trip on Bali island.
Other important thing that we need to tell you is about,
with maximum passenger capacity up to 6 people in one vehicle.
So that you will feel more comfortable on your vacation trip, while visiting all tourists attractions that existed on this Karangasem east Bali tour package.
Further schedule from Karangasem east Bali tour program with its all detailed, you can read as explained below, ie:
|FULL DAY TRIP ITINERARY KARANGASEM EAST BALI COUNTRYSIDE TOUR PROGRAM|
|1. Barong and Keris Dance|
|2. Woven Batik Hand Weaving|
|3. Gold and Silver Jewelry|
|4. Wood Carving|
|5. Paintings Gallery|
|6. Court House Kerthagosa|
|7. Bat Cave Temple (Pura Goa Lawah)|
|8. Candidasa Beach Restaurant (Lunch Break)|
|9. Tirta Gangga Bali Water Garden Palace|
1. Barong and Keris Dance
Batubulan village will be your first visit by heading to go to a village which located at eastside from Denpasar City (Bali island capital city).
Where this village is still a part of Gianyar regency (A district in Bali island as the centre valley of dance artists),
And Batubulan Village itself in addition also to become the center of stone sculptures,
here every day starting at 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM regularly held a traditional Balinese show, ie: "Barong and Keris dance",
In this place you are going to see a very famous show,
you can also take pictures (Photo) of these attractions, and you will be charged an entrance fee ticket at IDR. 100.000 per person,
...to watch this traditional Barong and Keris dance.
Talking about these Barong and Keris dance, very famous staged by balinese artists which passed down from generation to the next,
and this dance took the play of "Mahabharata" (hindu's epic story),
...a theme story that shows also describes about the duality of human life,
which basically tells about the opposition of good and bad things from human nature,
which is an eternal epic of all time.
According to history research, the real story of Mahabharata was happened around more than 15,000 years ago.
While, if views from types and functions of this dance is included into "Bebali Dance" (with its functions, half for spiritual ceremony and the rest for show).
And generally all dances in Bali divided into three (3) classifications, ie:
- Wali Dance (will only be performed when religious ceremony held at the temple).
- Bebali Dance (staging half for religious and the rest for show) and,
- Balih - Balihan Dance (with functions totally just for fun).
So...Barong and Keris dance included in classification types of dances number 2 (two).
2. Woven Batik Hand Weaving
Then next visit, you will be invited to see the process of making woven fabric, which is still in Batubulan village area itself.
Beside this village is famous with staging dances and stone sculpture crafts, Batubulan village also popular for its traditional Batik and Hand Weaving.
While visiting this place, you will also get a detailed information and opportunity to see more clearly about the manner,
and process of making batik fabric pattern on white cloth material,
as well as the demonstration of woven fabrics manufacture which is still using traditional methode, so this could be an inspiration.
In addition, Batik cloths can also used as a local souvenir from Bali island.
3. Gold and Silver Jewelry
Will be your next visit on this trip, just like any other art villages,
...in Celuk village you can also see about Gold and Silver jewelry making process.
Pass thru skillful hands of these Balinese artists, has made Celuk village very famous as a center part of Gold and Silver jewelry crafts,
where in its making process, these artists are still using traditional system.
In addition, all skills on how to process gold and silver jewelry that they get are legacy from their ancestors generations,
...as well as, the work arts from Celuk's artists has been known throughout the entire world.
4. Wood Carving
Will be your next destination, and Mas village area is becoming center of wood carving handicraft,
in addition also being central craft of furniture in Bali.
And in this place you can see clearly how was the skillful from the wood artists chiseling when create an amazing work arts.
all the expertise that they get in general are also the ability inherited down - for next generations, and even some of self-taught ability.
Even, there are also art schools which actually teach about the particulars how to engraving, especially for younger generation.
5. Paintings Gallery
Ubud village will be your next destination to visit very famous place,
that become center art of paintings with the existence from its arts galleries.
Also supported with several art museums that makes Ubud area as a village becomes goal of inspiration to all artists paintings.
Because its beautiful scenery possessed from Ubud tourist area has made many artists,
both from inside or outside the country fell in love with the existence of this art village,
such as: Rudolf Bonet, Walter Spies, Antonio Blanco and many others of great artists who cherish the presence of Ubud art village.
one of the famous movie's star Julia Robert also held filming their movie titled: "Eat, Pray, Love" which everything's done in Ubud region.
In reality Ubud does have a very beautiful charm and exotic natural countryside.
In addition to be the center of arts, Ubud also stored various flagship tourist attractions,
such as: Ubud holy monkey forest (Sacred Bali native animals), Ubud art market, and Ubud royal palace.
6. Court House Kerthagosa
Will be the next place to visit a traditional building which previously used as "Hall of Justice", a relics from Klungkung kingdom era.
And building constructions built when king "Dewa Agung Jambe" reign Klungkung region in 1686 AD.
Building complex of Kertha gosa and Taman Gili located just right in central part of Klungkung town (Semarapura capital city),
and mileage to reach here about 40 Kilometers on east side Denpasar city.
Word Kertha gosa, derives from uric words: "Kertha" means: Peaceful and "Gosa / Gosita" means: Announced.
So construction of traditional building place with its function previously used to discuss everything concerning security situations,
prosperity and fairness to all kingdoms around Bali island.
Who founder Kerthagosa not clear, but according to "Candra Sangkala" carved on main entrance's palace gate
recorded: "Cakra, Yuyu, Paksi, Paksi", means: 1,6, 2, 2 or 1700 AD, when king "Dewa Agung Jambe" still reigned Klungkung.
During his empire, Kertha gosa building has an important function and every year precisely on "Purnamaning Kapat",
used as a gathering place to all subordinate king throughout Bali and here, highest king gave briefing,
decisions based on considerations requirements needed.
Every "Rabu Kliwon", supreme king also held a meeting with all sub-district for Klungkung's purposes needs.
But, after palace power collapsed in a war against the colony on April, 28th 1908 then, building's function transformed into centre courthouse.
Inside the building's hall equipped by 6 chairs, ie:
- Seats sleeved a lion is king's sitting seat (as a Judge).
- Seats sleeved an ox is chair sitting for king's advisory.
- Seats sleeved a dragon ischair sitting for kanca (as a Registrar).
And people who get court or punishment, will sit cross-leg with polite attitude.
Beside that, there is also a controller (Netherland's senior officials), if there are any special cases to be considered.
To enter Kerthagosa, Taman Gili and Klungkung - Semarapura Museum you will be charged an entrance fee ticket at IDR. 20.000 with cost rates quoted per individu,
and has to be paid before going into tourist object.
7. Bat Cave Temple (Pura Goa Lawah)
Next destinations will stop to visit Pura Goa lawah (Bat Cave Temple),
located at Pesinggahan village - Dawan sub-district - Klungkung regency, about 59 kilometers from Denpasar city (Capital Bali Island).
Here, you can see thousands fruit bats hanging on wall side with hindu temples inside the cave.
This sacred area is often referred as "Pura Goa (Gua) Lawah" or Bat Cave Temple.
Glimpse history about this hindu holy place is closely related with a hindu spiritual leader named: "Mpu Kuturan" in 10th century,
when on that time bali island ruled by king "Anak Wungsu" (younger brother King Airlangga) who reigned east java in 1019 AD - 1042 AD.
Bali bat cave temple stand up in between coast (beach) and hills with a huge cave inhabited by thousands fruit bats,
and in "Padma Buana" inscription explained, that function from this sacred place is as "Sad Kahyangan"
(main temple / in spirituality side, this is place of "Maheswara" and "Sanghyang Basuki").
Other function from this hindu shrine also as a place for "Nyegara Gunung" of pitra yadnya ceremony (a ritual activity / purification of soul after being cremated).
And temple festival regularly held every 6 months (210 days in balinese calender).
Hindu holy man Mpu Kuturan very clever in conceptualizing sacred building structures in Bali
also proved with his arrival has gave birth many holy temple buildings which we inherited now as Sad Kahyangan.
Goa Lawah temple with aim function to respect and harmonize both universe Microcosmos nor Macrocosmos, with all its contents.
In addition, he also made a very principal foundation rules of order to all balinese community in lives.
and other priest namely: "Danghyang Dwijendra" who built "Pura Tanah Lot (bali sea temple)",
also came here when Bali island governed by King "Sri Dalem Waturenggong" in 1460 AD - 1550 AD
and Danghyang Nirartha holy man brought Bali to glory era also profound influence on religion and culture in Bali.
So Pura Goa Lawah (Bat Cave Temple) used by Balinese hindu society to harmonize universe in general.
Entry fee ticket to visit Bali Bat Cave Temple will be charged at IDR. 20.000 quoted per person.
8. Candidasa Beach Restaurant (Lunch Break)
Will be the next place to visit Candidasa beach tourist area, and here you will stop to take a rest for one (1) hour to have lunch break at Candidasa restaurant.
All restaurants that existed here, according to hygienic procedures or based on health standards,
so you will not feels worried while relish your lunch dishes, and they also provides Vegetarian food, Indonesian cuisine, and Halal food.
9. Tirta Gangga Bali Water Garden Palace
Will be the last destination, to explores an interesting tourism objects of Tirta Gangga Bali Water Park Palace
situated in eastern part from bali paradise island.
Tirta gangga precisely located at Ababi village, Rendang sub-district, Karangasem regency, with mileage around 83 Kilometers from Denpasar capital city.
Taman tirta gangga or commonly called "Bali Water Garden Palace" with its spacious: 1.2 hectares and modified architecture Balinese and Chinese concepts models.
First idea concept came from king Karangasem, namely: "Anak Agung Ketut Anglurah" in 1948 AD,
with his imagination he was able to realize Tirta Gangga building.
In addition this attractive place's function as a resting place for the King also to welcome royal guests.
There are several pools here and this place is divided into 3 (three) yard, ie:
which is the first water pond on right side equipped by several statues, all these sculptures tells about hindu epic story actors.
Beside the first pool there is a fountain (mountain's symbol) and surrounded by several gods statues as symbol from God's manifestation
(in balinese often reffered as name of: "Dewata Nawa Sanga" (equilibrium manifestation) based on wind direction to balance universe (macrocosmos).
On left side's pond, there's a small bridge decorated by "Dragon statues", and in Bali hindu concept, twin statues often encountered as "Dwarapala" (Gate guards).
In accordance hindu beliefs "Dragon's symbol" commonly used as a "Uparengga" (decoration flag used for temple ritual in any kind of religious ceremony), and uparengga means: form symbol of "Water" (Dragon / Prosperities).
In spirituality, Balinese people also believed with 3 other "Dragon classifications", such as:
- # 1. Dragon Ananta Boga
- # 2. Dragon Basuki
- # 3. Dragon Taksaka
is phylosophy of Ananta Boga means: "Ananta" (never ending) and "Boga" (food), so in this case is strongly related to the symbol of rice as main food (agriculture area) that dominantly live on rice farming.
word "Basuki / Basukiar / Basukih" means: "Safe". And this name is very similar to the name of largest temple found in this island, namely: "Pura Besakih" (mother temple)
are defined as an extra power and it is a combination from various potentials peaked causing tremendous charm (in Balinese language called: "Taksu".
While in middle yard
there's a swimming pool, which often used by visitors (tourists) to swim while enjoying coolness clear water tirta gangga.
Inner yard (holiest part) is temple area.
To enter Karangasem East Bali Water Garden Palace (Tirta Gangga Park), you will be charged admission ticket (entrance fee) at IDR. 20.000 cost per head.
In addition of water garden palace, there are also few inn (guest house), restaurants and small cafes which sell foods or beverages.
So...that is all the details information from full-day trip schedule of Karangasem East Bali Countryside from us,
Please don't forget to read also about:
- Bali Travel Guide: "How to Pick Best Tour Program on Your Need"
- Best Tips How to Do Bali Full-Day Tour & Half-Day Trip Package Easier
Furthermore the explanation below, we will also explain to you about:
- Bali tour price
- Things included in trip prices
- Tourist places entrance fee
- How to do a reservation Karangasem tour online
- What to brings
- Booking terms and conditions
- Few benefits why book with us
- Karangasem map
Please read the following explanation below !:
|Price One Day Tour Package Karangasem Eastern Bali Countryside (Code: B - 1)||US$ 60 rates quoted per vehicle (not per person !)|
Things Included in Karangasem East Bali Tour Prices:
- Fully Air-Conditioned Vehicle
- English Speaking Tour Driver
- Car Parking Fees
- Toll Charges
Things NOT Included:
- Personal Expenses
- Cost Admission Ticket (Entrance Fees)
Price Lists Tourist Places Entrance Fee Ticket:
- BATUBULAN VILLAGE watching Barong & Keris Dance IDR. 100.000 per person
- KERTAGOSA HALL of JUSTICE visit Traditional Court House IDR. 20.000 per person
- PURA GOA LAWAH visit Bat Cave Temple IDR. 20.000 per person
- TIRTA GANGGA visit Bali Water Garden Palace IDR. 20.000 per person
How to Do Karangasem Tour's Reservation Online:
- Simply fill the "RESERVATION DATA" which will be sent via Email, SMS, Phone, or WhatsApp.
- After completing all reservation data, then "SCHEDULE PICK-UP" will be submitted.
- Regarding payment, you can do on the day of activity.
Booking Terms and Conditions
- All rates quoted on cash payments.
- Maximum vehicle capacity up to 6 people.
- Reservation must be made at least one day before.
- If "NO SHOW", cancellation will be charged 50% from the rate
- Prices list vehicle hire will be charged per car (not per person !).
Few Benefits Why Book with Us
- No Deposit Required
- We provide private tours
- You will not sharing with other guests
- English speaking tour driver will be with you
- Full registered vehicle for tourist transport
What to Brings:
- CASH to pay entry fee ticket, or other personal expenses. Because not all tourist objects providing ATM machine.
- SUNSCREEN, to protect your skin from sun burn.
- SUNGLASSES, to keep your eyes from sunshine as Bali is tropical island.
- MOSQUITOES SPRAY, just in case.
- TOILET PAPER, just in case.
Karangasem Map, Bali, Indonesia
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