Kalimantan and Bali 11 Days / 10 Nights
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Day 01 Airport Balikpapan International – Loajanan – Mahakam River (L,D)
Upon arrival at Sepinggan airport of Balikpapan then meeting service with our guide and transfer to Loajanan for boarding the house boat for exiting Mahakam river. Stop will be made at Loajanan to see the paper plantations from the local farmers. Meals will be served on Boat and stay overnight on boat.
Day 02 Muara Muntai – Jantur fisherman village - Mancong – Minta Village - Mahakam River (B,L,D)
After breakfast on boat stop at Muara Muntai for observing the way of the people life at wooden village then fullday trip using the motorized canoe over Jempang Lake and passing Ohong river and the village of Ohong with beautiful views along the river for reaching Mancong village. stop can be made to visit Jantur fisherman village, see the way of life local to homemade of fish on the dry and put it the salted. On arrival welcome ceremony will be performed by Dayak Banuaq tribe in front of their long house and than return to the house boat at Muara Muntai, for cruise down up the river to Melak. On the way stop to visit Minta village where you may see the local make the sugar brown from the palm tree's with traditional system procedured. Lunch box will be provided, dinner and stay overnight on boat.
Day 03 Melak – Pepas Eheng Long House – Kersik Luway Black Orchids - Mahakam River (B,L,D)
Arrival in the early morning at Melak. Sightseeing the local markets. Breakfast will be served on boat. Afterward continue your safari to visit Pepas Eheng traditional longhouse, where you may see authentic traditional longhouse and handicraft from the local Dayak artists, royal tomb traditional cemetery etc. Available trek to the jungle to see the huge trees. Than visit Kersik Luway to see the natural forest grows by the Black orchids (Colognae Pandurata ) and others orchids. Afterward return to the boat for cruise down the river to Tenggarong. Meals will be Provided on boat.
Day 04 Tenggarong – Museum Mulawarman - Samboja Lodge - Orangutan Island - Sun Bear - Plant a Tree's - Samboja Lodge (B,L,D)
Breakfast on boat then visiting museum of Kutai Kertanegara as remain of Sultan Palace. Afterward proceed to Samboja for visiting and observing the Orangutan island, Sun Bear Sanctuary, Plant a tree to help the re-forestation program for the future and preserve the nature from the Global Warming effect. This area cover about 2500 hectar conservation and rehabilitation center of the orangutan and re-rainforest programm in Kalimantan, and the located in Samboja Lestari. Lunch, Dinner and overnight at Samboja Lodge.
Day 05 Samboja Lodge - Kebun Sayur Shopping Archade - Airport Balikpapan – Fly to Denpasar (B)
After breakfast at lodge, drive about 1 hour to visiting kebun sayur shopping archade where you may see traditional market for stone market such as Diamond, Gold, Ruby, Safir, Kecubung, Ametis, and many others stone also handicrafts of Kalimantan. Afterward transfer to Airport Balikpapan for flying out to Denpasar, Bali by Lion Air JT 361 (09:20-09:45) BPN-SUB connect with JT 52 (10:40-12:30) DPS-SUB.
Upon your arrival at Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali, you will be welcomed by our tour guide and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure or free activity at the hotel.
Day 07. Bedugul to Tanah Lot Temple Tour
After breakfast at hotel we will start our 1st tour which will visiting: Taman Ayun Temple in Mengwi, huge state temple of Mengwi Kingdom surrounded by a wide moat, the temple built in 1634. Pacung Mountain Resort and followed by Botanical Garden, Candi Kuning Fruits and flowers Market, Ulundanu Temple at Bedugul (Bratan Lake). After lunch at lakeview restaurant we continue to Fruit Bats and Monkey Forest (Alas Kedaton).
At the end of the trip we will see Tanah Lot Temple. The temple perched on a little rocky islet. This temple was built in 16th century by the Javanese priest Danghyang Nirartha.
Upon completion of the tour we return back to hotel for overnight.
Day 08. Barong Dance and Batur Volcano Tour
Shortly after breakfast, we will see the Barong and Keris Dance and Performance at Batubulan Village. The Barong play represent an enternal fight between good and evil spirit. A Barong (a mythological animal) represent good spirit and Rangda (a mythological monster) represent evil one. Balinese people also believed that the Barong is symbol of protector. Then we continue to enjoy the rice terraces at Tegallalang Village, this rice terraces has beautiful view with coconut trees and beautiful small river valley. Tegallalang Village also well known with the village of handicrafts center specially for wholesale and export, a long of the road you will see a lot of the shops, they sell variety of painted woodcarving with colorful designed.
We also will visit Gunung Kawi Temple, which was built in 11th century and Mt Batur (Kintamani).
After lunch at Kintamani we continue our tour to Pengelipuran Village and Kehen Temple.
Upon completion of the tour we return back to hotel.
Day 09. North Bali Tour
After breakfast we will drive the scenic road via Pupuan through the mountains to Bali's North coast. You'll enjoy beautiful views of picturesque rice terraces, and large plantations growing vanilla, chocolate, coffee, cloves, and even wine grapes. Near the village of Banjar is a popular hot spring where you can take a bath in the natural pond. After a lunch on the black beach in Lovina you pass the old capital of Singaraja on the way to Git Git, famous for its multi-tier water fall. Return over back roads to see the unspoiled Bali.
Day 10. Ubud Arts & Shopping Tour
Today we will visit the artisan villages of Batubulan (stone carving), Celuk (silver & gold jewelry), Mas (wood carving), and Pengosekan (painting). Stop at the "Bali Art Market" in Sukawati to bargain for all kinds of handicrafts and textiles.
We also will visit Ubud village today.
Since the 1930s Ubud had been made famous around the world as Bali's cultural center by the German intellectual Walter Spies, the Dutch painter Rudolf Bonnet and other foreign artists who'd made it their home.
Today Ubud is a fast growing town with numerous art galleries and shops offering paintings, wood carvings, textiles, and all kinds of souvenirs.
Upon completion of the tour we return back to hotel.
Day 11. Bali – Transfer out
After an exhausting yet interesting tour from the dense jungle of Kalimantan to the contemporary arts and unique cultures in Bali it's time for driver and tour guide to bring you to the airport for your next destination. End of services.
What is included in the tour package :
- Accommodations twin/double share
- Breakfasts, lunches and dinners as appeared in itinerary
- Tours and entrance fees for all of the sites the group attends together, as listed in the Itinerary
- All transports required for the whole journey as indicated in itinerary
- Services of a professional Tourist Guide throughout the tour
- Tour production by PT Lintang Buana Wisata Nusantara
- Specified accommodations and meals for the guide and driver
- Return airport to hotel transfer
What is not included yet in the tour package :
- Airfare & airport tax
- Travel Insurance
- Personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
- Tipping or gratitudes for driver and guide