Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds, architecture and culture of Bali. Here you will discover a dazzling array of offsite private activities that has been exclusively chosen for you. Enliven your senses and experience the wonder of this magical island with these curated activities.
Volkswagen Vintage Tour: Classic Half day Enjoy an unwinding journey in a classic VW 181 convertible as we drive along the incredibly beautiful country side, passing the rice field of Ceking village, visiting Sebatu water temple and the historical Gunung Kawi. A lunch picnic pit-stop along the way completes the ultimate vintage experience. Highly recommended and it has been the most favorite experience in Mandapa. Full day tour is available upon request.
Volkswagen Vintage Tour: Hidden Jewel Half-day Discover the hidden jewel of Bali with our classic VW 181. The trip starts from Penglipuran Village, a beautiful highland village in the regency of Bangli in East Bali, best known for its well-preserved culture and village layout. The trip continues to visit the most ancient temple in Bangli, Pura Kehen. It was built in the 11th century, known as the miniature of Besakih Temple, the Mother Temple in Bali. Kehen means household or a fire place which symbolizes Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe according to ancient Hindu philosophy. The last stop will explore the unspoiled Tukad Cepung Waterfall. The waterfall does not flow into a river, stream or jungle, but it flows gently down the canyon with around 15 meter high. These locations are hand-selected for those who wish to go off the beaten path away from the crowds.
Enchanting Love Journey 1 hour ritual, followed by dinner Designed for couples, this unique experience begins at the resort temple with a purification ceremony that aims to cleanse the body, mind and soul, followed by a guided traditional Balinese wedding ritual. Couples will be encouraged to write their vows together in one canvas where they can keep for decades to come. A dedicated photographer will capture the procession to create lasting memories that you can treasure. To complete the love journey experience, enjoy a romantic dinner at the resort’s cliff overlooking the Ayung River.
Royal Picnic Expedition 6 hours Enjoy a private picnic experience in East Bali on a clifftop setting with views of Mount Agung, Lombok Strait and local villages. Start the journey with a guided tour to Besakih Temple complex, also known as the “Mother Temple” of Bali. This 1,000-year old temple is the biggest and the holiest temple on the island and is surrounded by breathtaking rice paddies, hills, mountains and streams. The tour will take around 1.5 hour before you head East to indulge in a luxury picnic experience, set on a gorgeous hill, overlooking the beautiful scenery where the mountain meets the ocean. Savor a gourmet course-by-course meal prepared by your private chef and enjoy a complimentary bottle of champagne. A helicopter awaits for your ride back to the resort, experiencing magnificent views over the many iconic and historic landmarks of Bali.
Tirta Empul Purification 4 hours A Balinese water purification ritual taking place at Tirta Empul- The Mother of Water temple in Bali. This magical experience will start by dressing in a traditional costume while walking into the Tirta Pools and visiting a series of fountains to purify the mind, body and soul. The ritual is completed with a prayer in the temple that allows you to experience the local tradition.
Note that women on their monthly cycle are not allowed to enter the temple
Campuhan Walk 2 hours Campuhan walk is a free and easy nature trek, popular among visitors to the central highland town of Ubud. While the hike lets you enjoy cool fresh air and probably the most gorgeous hillside vista in the region, it also allows you to shed off some calories with its ten-kilometer hill track.
Desa Bali Walk 1 hour A cultural experience that will take you to Kedewatan Village to explore the “desa” by walking and experiencing the fascinating local daily routine. Through this activity your guide will explain about the philosophy and its application on Balinese way of life.