Spend a full day discovering the natural beauty and ancient relics of the Balinese midlands.Start the day with a visit to Pura Taman Ayun, the 17th century temple of Mengwi, set in a beautiful park with trees and ponds full of lotus blossoms. The large spacious temples and multi-tiered shrines are surrounded by a wide, elegant moat.Continue to Bedugul, a village in the central highlands famous for its stunning beauty and three lakes. Stroll around the traditional market where a myriad of fruits, vegetables, orchids, exotic spices and souvenirs are for sale.At the nearby Lake Bratan photograph the Ulun Danu temple, built on small islands in the serene lake.After lunch in a local restaurant drive southwards to the famous UNESCO heritage listed rice terraces of Jatiluwih. Trek through this area of green stepped rice fields has been preserved by the Balinese farmers for centuries. Return to your hotel by late afternoon.