Stroll through traditional Balinese countryside then relax with refreshments. On to the Royal Temple of Mengwi - Pura Taman Ayun - complete with moat, shrines and carved gates. Visit the sacred Monkey Forest, a cluster of towering trees, home to hundreds of monkeys and experience the famous 16th century "Sunset Temple" of Tanah Lot to marvel at this sacred spot 200 meters off shore.
- Visit the village of Gulingan and the royal temple of Mengwi - Pura Taman Ayun
- Sample traditional fried Tapioca and Sweet Potato cultivated in unique Balinese style
- Surround yourself around hundreds of native Monkeys in the Monkey Forest
- Take yourself back to the 16th century with a visit to the village of Tanah Lot and its famous sunset temple
- Informative and friendly guide
- Hotel pickup and drop off
Recent Photos of this Tour
XylophonePhoto by: Sandra B11 2010
Mengwi TemplePhoto by: Gail FAustralia, 07 2009
Monkey ForestPhoto by: Gail FAustralia, 07 2009
Tanah LotPhoto by: Gail FAustralia, 07 2009
Mengwi templePhoto by: Michael HUnited Kingdom, 12 2008
Monkey forestPhoto by: Michael HUnited Kingdom, 12 2008
Tanah lotPhoto by: Michael HUnited Kingdom, 12 2008
On this tour you will take journey into the countryside by coach and make a stop to take a short walk (approx. 300 meters) through Scenic Terraced Rice Paddies. Cultivated in unique Balinese style, surrounded by coconut trees and tropical horticultural plants including sweet potatoes and tapioca. At the end of your stroll, relax in a Balinese pavilion and sample traditional Indonesian fried tapioca and sweet potato together with mineral water, tea or coffee.
After leaving the village of Gulingan, you will drive along to the Royal Temple of Mengwi - Pura Taman Ayun. Dating from 1634, this picturesque complex surrounded by a moat with multi-roofed meru shrines and intricately carved wooden gates.
You will then proceed to the sacred Monkey Forest, a cluster of towering trees which is home to hundreds of monkeys. Ooh! ooh! eeh! eeh!
Last stop is Tanah Lot, famous in Bali as the Sunset Temple. Experience the sunset beyond the black lava towers of the sacred 16th century temple, built on a lava rock 200 meters off shore.
Reviewed by Lynne F, May 2013
My guide Kana was really good and very knowledgeable, he made my trip memorable. The highlight for me was the rice fields, Mengwi temple and Tanah Lot, the monkey forest was small and unimpressive but the monkeys were cute. Overall a great day with some spectacular sights.
Reviewed by Pierre Y D, USA, November 2012