East Bali tour is one of the favorite tour for historical sites. The first stop is Kerta Gosha traditional justice palace of Klungkung kingdom built on 1622 located in the center of Semarapura city, Tenganan traditional villages, Candidasa beach, Tirtagangga water garden, Ujung water palace and Kusamba village for traditional salt making.
East Bali Tour is one of the unique but attractive one day trips to East Bali. The tour is suitable for visitors seeking to enjoy very calming countryside and ancient beautiful palaces. The tour will visit Tenganan, at Candidasa the most prosperous area in east Bali occupied around 1,000 ha of fertile rice fields on the slopes of Gunung Agung. Tenganan is a Bali Aga village where the villagers here still maintain their daily life similar to their anchestors. The Bali Aga believes that God Indra has chosen them and predominately Hindu people. Many beautiful Balinese crafts can be found there such as the traditional ‘kamben geringsing’ whose pattern were belived as a design by God Indra himself. Some Balinese calendars on lontar leaves also can be brought here.
Tirta Gangga shall be other place of interest to visit during East Bali Tour. This refers to the water palace and the lush garden and stone carvings and statues covering one hectare complex area. It was built in 1946 by the late King of Karangsem but then re-built and restored after the eruption. The place has authentic royal magnificence with eleven tiered fountain and many beautiful carvings and statues embellishing the gardens.
09:00am pickup at your hotel lobby
10:30am Kerta Gosha justice palace
11:30am Tenganan village
12:30pm Candidasa beach and lunch at the local restaurant
14:00pm Tirtagangga water garden
15:30pm Ujung water palace
17:00pm Kusamba salt making village
18:30pm back to hotel
Tour Rate :
US$ 50 per person
Minimum participant : 2 person
Tour duration : 10 hours.
Tour included :
- Fully Air Conditioned vehicle
- English speaking driver
- Lunch at the local restaurant
- Cold mineral water
- Sarong for temple visit
* personal expense is not included.