Revel in charming scenery, culture and architecture on this Bali and Bandung tour. Immerse yourself in Bali’s scenic and cultural beauty when visiting Tegenungan Waterfall, Tegallalang’s rice paddy slopes, Kintamani, Penglipuran Village and Kehen Temple. Fly to Bandung and if time permits, visit Museum of the Asian-African Conference, Gedung Sate and Jalan Cihampelas. Enjoy the serenity of Situ Patenggang, White Crater and Mount Patuha’s tea plantations. Get your dose of culture at Bandung with an Angklung performance, and a dose of retail therapy at the Bandung shopping tour segment at the factory outlets.
Day 1: Arrival in Bali (Dinner)
Welcome to Bali
Upon arrival at Bali airport, your Bali tour guide will meet and welcome you.
Day 2: Bali (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Scenic and Cultural Bali
Admire the beautiful Tegenungan Waterfall set in a jungle and visit Tegallalang, famous for its picturesque landscape of rice paddy slopes across the valley featuring the subak (traditional Balinese cooperative irrigation system). Continue to Kintamani, overlooking the majestic Batur Caldera and its lake, before stopping by at Penglipuran Village, a well-preserved traditional highland village. Have a tour of Kehen Temple, an ancient Hindu temple complex standing amid centuries-old Banyan trees with Chinese porcelain plates decorating the temple’s walls.
Day 3: Bali – Bandung (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Take an early afternoon domestic flight to Bandung. After check-in to the hotel, if time permits, visit the Museum of the Asian-African Conference and the governor’s office known as Gedung Sate; both buildings known for their art-deco architecture. Observe the vibrancy of Jalan Cihampelas where Cihampelas Walk, the most prominent shopping mall in Bandung known as C-Walk, is located at.
Day 4: Bandung (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Scenic and Cultural Bandung
Enjoy the serenity of Situ Patenggang, and the surreal ambience of Kawah Putih (White Crater), a lake in a volcanic crater. Marvel at the evergreen landscape of tea plantations at Mount Patuha and immerse in the beauty of Kampung Cai Ranca Upas (Ranca Upas Water Village), a natural park located within the Alam Endah Village. Spend some time at the factory outlets dotting the main Drago Avenue and Jalan Riau, shopping for value buys. Proceed to Padasuka Village, home to the famous Saung Angklung Udjo, for your late afternoon Angklung performance.
Day 5: Departure from Bandung (Breakfast)
Free and Easy
Free till departure transfer to Bandung airport for homebound flight.
Bali and Bandung have a tropical and humid climate.
Bali’s average temperature is 27 °C and annual rainfall of 1737 mm. Up on Bali’s mountains where several of them peak over 3000 meters in elevation, temperatures are cooler with more rainfall.
Standing at more than 700 meters above sea level, Bandung enjoys cooler temperatures than many other cities in Indonesia. The average temperature is 23.3 °C, while the annual rainfall is 2164 mm.
The seasons in Bali are as follow:
- Dry – April to September are months popular with visitors because skies are clear and bright with the occasional rainfall. July and August see the most visitors enjoying Bali’s finest.
- Rainy – October to March are months when Bali becomes quieter because the sea is rougher, waters not as clear and days filled with hours of rain.
The seasons in Bandung are as follow:
- Dry – June to September are months when the days are sunny with less risk of sudden downpours, making these months the best time to visit Bandung.
- Rainy – October to May are months when Bandung experiences heavy rainfall with sudden downpours being common.