Kintamani Fullday Tour (8 hours)
USD 50.00/car max 5 persons.
This tour starts from 08.30 morning depart from your hotel and go direct to see Performance of the Barong and Kris dance which is performed every morning at Batubulan Village, it is one of the best known and loved. The story is about the eternal fight between good and evil: the evil Rangda (a mythological monster) battling with the good Barong (a mythological lion). After the show, continue to Bedulu to see the elephant cave and the real highlight of the day "Kintamani", perched dramatically on top of the crater rim of Mount Batur Volcano, where you will have breathtaking views of the crater, lake, lava flows, and volcanic peaks. Enroute pass through many of Bali's famous handicraft villages such as Mas for woodcarving, beautiful Ubud for paintings, Celuk for intricate gold and silverware, or perhaps a batik factory for some lovely locally made fabric. Your return journey will take you off the beaten track past beautiful countryside, temples and terraced rice field. Highly recommended.
Barong & Keris Dance : the most famous and colorful dance in Bali which signifies an eternal fight between good & evil spirits, performed dozens of professional dancers.
Celuk Village : famous for its filigree silver and gold works affordable at a very reasonable price.
Mas Village : the home of Bali's talented woodcarvers. After seeing them chipping an intricate design out of a piece of wood-teakwood, mahogany, ebony, sandalwood, hibiscus, there will be an opportunity for you to have a closer look into their gallery.
Elephant Cave : dated back to the 11th century, this mysterious cave used to be naturally buried intact for centuries before finally excavated in 1954
Kintamani : said to be the best view in Bali over a magnificent massive crater with smoky Mount Batur in the middle & simmering Lake Batur nearby. You Lunch will be served here in a restaurant built about 400 meters above the bottom of the crater.
Holy Spring Temple (tampaksiring): in the middle of this beautiful temple, there is lies a holy spring welling up the ground which is believed to possess a magical power to keep you young. Visit also one of Balinese house compound on the way back to your hotel.