Kintamani Besakih Bali tour package is a whole-day sightseeing trip program, with the core itinerary from this recreation will visit Penelokan village tourism object,
to see the beauty exotic panorama of volcano and lake Batur also explores Besakih mother temple (the widest, biggest and oldest centre of all shrines in Bali), which standing upright on slopes Mount Agung.
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 explores as well as enjoy an amazing holiday experience.
In addition, also to view a magnificent natural landscapes of Bali countryside (bali off the beaten track / path in northeast part of Bali island).
Kintamani Besakih tour has a complete, unique, and popular route schedules as well as 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 benefits acquired from this Kintamani Besakih tour package will be able to satisfy you with a memorable 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,
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 the 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 Kintamani Besakih 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 relic site from Bedahulu kingdom, ie: "Pura Goa Gajah (Bali elephant cave temple)" which built in the 11th century.
And this holy place is a religious from "Hindu and Buddhist" historic site.
After that, will walk around to see an area of coffee plantations, fruits, spices and all other types of tropical plants.
Also to view the coffee processing that still uses a traditional methode, which located at Kayuamba village - Sekardadi - Bangli.
As for lunch break, you will be invited to the core area from this Kintamani Besakih tour.
Where you will rest for one (1) hour while enjoying all kinds of food dishes in one restaurant located in Penelokan village - Kintamani.
Kintamani tourist object has a spectacular beautiful landscapes overlooking panoramic view of lake and active Batur volcano.
Besakih temple will be the last visit, here you will have an opportunity to explore a sacred Hindu shrine,
This is a largest and oldest temple found in Bali island, and Besakih temple often refered as "The center of all shrines / mother temple of Bali".
Regarding duration from Kintamani Besakih 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 Kintamani Besakih Bali tour package.
Further schedule from Kintamani Besakih Bali tour program with its all detailed, you can read as explained below, ie:
1. Traditional Performances 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 Handicrafts and Traditional 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. Celuk Centre Jewelry Handicrafts Gold and Silver
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. Mas Centre Village Wood Carving Handicrafts
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.
Besides that, 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. Ubud Village Galleries Centre Art and Painting
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.
Even recently, 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. Hindu Bali Elephant Cave Temple (Pura Goa Gajah)
Pura Gua Gajah (Bali Elephant Cave Temple) will be your next purpose to visit the village of Goa, which located at Bedulu sub-district - Gianyar regency.
In this place, you will see a site of archaeological heritage from 11th century in the form of Pura Goa Gajah (the elephant cave temple),
which is the sacred relics heritage from the royal era of King Sri Bedahulu, and this hindu temple was very famous throughout the world.
Beside that, the elephant cave temple is also a historical heritage site that has been claimed by UNESCO
(Organization of the world union bodies engaged in education, science, and culture), as a historical legacy which protected by the local government laws of bali.
The elephant cave temple itself is one of a hindu and buddhist temple which situated right in front of Petanu river,
and the sacred area of Pura Goa Gajah with its territory divided into three yard, such as:
- Outer yard decorated by stairs down leading to the temple location,
- Middle yard adorned by few (6) water fountains were out from rows of sculptures in which the sources of water comes from the under ground, also right in front of the fountains there are some relic of rocks that neatly stacked,
- Inner yard there is a cave with small hall, and inside the cave there are 3 artefacts found, such as: #.3 pieces of Linggayoni (phallus) symbol of Lord Shiva in the form of Tri Murti ie: "Brahma - Vishnu - Shiva", #.1 Ganesha statue, and #.Buddha's head statue.
and on the right side there is a big building (meeting hall) which often used to prepare the temple ceremony,
while on the left side there is a small building which decorated with 3 (three) statues,
namely: #.Ganesha statue (in hindu mythology Ganesha is a son of Lord Shiva), #.Buddhist sculpture with style meditation of Vajradatu, and #.Men Brayut statue (a mother with many children).
In addition, there are few Ceruks (it used to be a place for meditation) and at the outside of the cave on front wall side are decorated by carvings of hindus reliefs,
while on left side of the cave there are several locations of holy shrines hindu buildings.
And the price of entrance fee ticket to enter Pura Gua Gajah will be charged IDR. 15.000 cost of rates quoted per person, and must be paid at the front gate before entering the elephant cave temple area.
- If you wish to enter Holy places, you obligade have to wear "Sarong" or "Scarf" as respect attitude to the existence of Bali Sacred Hindu temple.
- Strictly forbidden to entering temple especially for "Women Under Periode of Menstruation".
7. Kayuamba Exploring Coffee Plantations, Fruits and Spices
Coffee plantations, Fruits and Spices will be your next destination to visit a small village called Kayu Amba - Sekar Dadi - Bangli regency.
In this area, you can see the plantation of coffee, cloves, fruit, and all kinds of tropical crops, especially coffee.
Here at this place, you will also get details information to see the processing of coffee beans that still using traditional methode.
At this time there is a famous coffe called "Kopi Luwak", this is a kind of coffee which processed from animal droppings Luwak (civet).
Which means: Previously the coffee beans will be eaten by the civet itself, then on the next day the whole of coffee beans will come out through the civet droppings,
and after obtaining the fermentation in the mongoose body itself.
Next step the coffee beans will be taken and processed with a hygienic system but still using a traditional ways.
After being tested, the civet coffee from animal fermentation it could makes the low levels of caffeine contained in it and very decent to be consumed,
thus making the existence of civet coffee increasingly becomes popular right now.
Besides coffee, there are also many other spices and tea that made out of roselle flowers, lemon grass, Ginger and others.
So, a visit to kayuamba - sekar dadi will made your day more attractive and full of memorable experiences.
8. Penelokan Kintamani Restaurant Lunch Break
Once satisfied to explores all tropical plantations with its luwak coffee, then your next stop will go to visit the core destination from Kintamani volcano tour.
And in this area you will take a rest to enjoy a dish of lunch (Buffet) at one of the Restaurant in Kintamani tourist attraction, which is adorned with stunning scenery from Volcano and Lake Batur Bali.
You also need to know that in this place exactly in Penelokan village, there are several restaurants serving either buffet or a la carte dishes,
even almost all restaurants also provides kosher food menu or vegetarian menu according to your taste variation when you have lunch in penelokan area - kintamani.
All restaurants here are also in accordance with hygienic procedures, or based on existing health standards.
So you do not have to feel worry about the condition of the dishes served at every restaurant in the area of Kintamani - Bangli.
And about your lunch time will usually take about an hour, while you can also enjoy the cool weather from mountain range (volcano) and its breathtaking batur lake.
slightly additional information for you to know about Mount Batur is a volcano that found in Bali located at Penelokan - Kintamani - Bangli - Northeast Bali.
Batur mountain has erupted more than 26 times, based on records from "Museum Geopark Kintamani", which the first eruption began in 1804 and the last eruption which occurred in 2000.
From these eruptions thus making a huge puddles of lake with area about 16 km2, located right on the slopes of Batur volcano.
The biggest volcano eruption, which occurred in 1963 (same year) together with Agung volcano located in Karangasem East Bali,
that also has brought a huge impact and caused much damage to the infrastructure of existing buildings around Bali.
So now, with the presence of lake Batur which incidentally is the largest lake located in Bali island, with dominant function of lake batur and three (3) other lakes, ie:
(#. Beratan / Bratan lake located at Candi Kuning village - Bedugul - Tabanan, and #. Buyan lake with #. Tamblingan lake situated at Singaraja North Bali) very useful for water irrigation (Subak) to irrigated all rice-fields around Bali island.
And admission ticket to enter Kintamani volcano tourist area, you will be charged IDR. 30.000 per person, and must be paid at the front gate before entering Penelokan - Kintamani.
9. Besakih Bali Hindu Mother Temple
Besakih temple will be the last visit, here you will have an opportunity to explore a sacred Hindu shrine, largest and oldest temple found in Bali island,
and Besakih temple often refered as "Center all temples in island of god / mother temple of Bali".
The existence of this Hindu temple is one of oldest sacred area in Bali, located right on slopes Agung volcano (highest active mountain with an altitude about 3.142 meters above sea level), which last erupted in 1963.
Talking about Besakih temple where this place has a very close relationship with holy journey (Tirta Yatra) of a Hindu priest from India who live in Java island,
namely: "Rsi Markandeya" which also known by nickname "Bhatara Giri Rawang".
Before Besakih temple stands as now, previously this area was wilderness jungle and there are a lot of wild animals found here,
then Rsi Markandeya came with thousands followers to clean this region as he got a revelation from god.
He was also a Hindu priest who laid first stone in constructions of this temple.
And he laid first stone in form of "Panca Datu" (ie: Gold, Silver, Copper, Brass and Iron) all of these are symbol from nature's balance, precisely planted in "Basukian Temple" area.
While construction from this temple is a reflection symbol of "Catur Dewa Lokapala" with presence of Lord Shiva in middle, so it becomes "Panca Dewata" (spirits of all wind directions).
Overall development of five spirits in a more complete manifestation becomes "Eka Dasa Rudra" (ie: Iswara, Maheswara, Brahma, Rudra, Mahadeva, Sangkara, Vishnu, Sambu, Shiva, Sadashiwa, Paramashiwa).
Hindu Bali mother temple also a sacred place which has original concept of a blend Indonesian culture with megalithikum tradition and Hindu concept that became symbol "Tri Lokha" (three levels spiritual world)
(ie: Bottom, Middle, Top which in balinese language often called with: "Bhur, Bwah, Swah").
In Besakih temple whole area, that became part of Catur Dewa Lokapala temple and holy place of Panca Dewata, ie:
- East side Pura Gelap (place of Iswara)
- West part is Pura Ulun Kulkul (became place of Mahadeva)
- North area is Pura Batumadeg (respecting Vishnu)
- South region is Pura Kiduling Kreteg (power of Brahma)
- While in the middle is Pura Besakih (central energy Lord Shiva)
In addition, Besakih temple also become heritage from antiquity of megalithicum era, with artefact found of "Menhir" (Upright stone) contained in Kiduling Kreteg temple as a forces of nature symbol.
And existence of Besakih shrines is mix classical tradition heavily influenced from reign Majapahit kingdom in 13th century until 15th century.
In its development after that, almost all kings who once ruled Bali island also have ever been praying in Besakih temple, such as:
- Ancient king of Bali named: "King Sri Kesari Warmadewa" recorded has also made Merajan Slonding temple, establishment of Blanjong monuments (Sanur) in Caka year 913.
- During period "King Airlangga", a holy priest named "Mpu Bharadah" also been coming to Besakih (according to Batumadeg inscription in caka year 929 (1007 AD).
- King Sri Krishna Kepakisan also sent all "Arya" (caste ksatrya) to worship at Besakih in 1352 AD.
- King Gelgel, such as: "Dalem Ketut Ngulesir, Dalem Batur Ngulesir, Dalem Batur Ening" and his successors also conduct worship at holy place Besakih.
- King Klungkung "I Dewa Agung Jambe" and whole king of Bali also do same thing in Besakih sacred area.
Besakih holy places very comprehensive sacred area with varied splendor of temple contained in it.
With temple function and status as: "Sad Kahyangan Jagat" which means, a sacred area used for worship to all Hindus in Bali as well as outside of Bali, and construction of these temple built in 8th century.
While in Besakih temple's inner yard there are also "Padma Tiga" (3 holy shrines),
Becomes symbol Almighty God who worshiped in form of "Tri Purusa", ie:
- Shiwa who animates nature Bhur Lokha (bottom world)
- Sada Shiwa animates Bwah Lokha (middle world), and
- Parama Shiwa animates nature Swah Lokha (upper world)
And Besakih Hindu temple also common called by (mother temple of all shrines) which existed in Bali island.
Word Besakih itself comes from uric word: "Basuki / Basukiar / Basukih / Wasuki" means "Safe / Sacred".
This holy place is one of historic sites that have been built in 8th century by a hindu priest namely "Rsi Markandeya",
with location of this hindu shrines is situated right at Besakih village - Rendang sub-district - Karangasem regency, and layout direction at Northeast side Bali island.
Entrance fee ticket will be charged at IDR. 60.000 per person, and have to be paid at front gate before entering Besakih temple area.
Regarding distance (mileage) to get to Besakih temple, can be reached by vehicle (car / motorbike) about 2 hours drive from Denpasar city (now: capital Bali island).
So...that is all the details information from full-day trip schedule of Kintamani Bali Volcano and Besakih Mother Temple 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 Kintamani Besakih tour online
- What to brings
- Booking terms and conditions
- Few benefits why book with us
- Kintamani map
Please read the following explanation below !:
|Price One Day Tour Package Kintamani Bali Volcano and Besakih Mother Temple (Code: C - 1)||US$ 60 rates quoted per vehicle (not per person !)|
Things Included in Kintamani Besakih 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
- PURA GOA GAJAH visit Elephant Cave Temple IDR. 30.000 per person
- KINTAMANI visit Batur Penelokan Tourist Area IDR. 30.000 per person
- PURA BESAKIH visit Bali Mother Temple IDR. 60.000 per person
How to Do Kintamani Besakih 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.
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