Immerse yourself in stunning countryside on this guided land cruise through Bali’s most fertile area, visit villagers in their homes, enjoy lunch in a magical rainforest setting and marvel at the UNESCO-recognised rice field terraces of Jatiluwih. Discover the real nature with Bali 4WD Land Cruiser tour.
A day trip through authentic Balinese villages and some of the most picturesque parts of Bali, WakaLandCruises pick up guests in a land rover equipped with picnic baskets with refreshments. The journey leads you away from the main roads and busy highways on to back roads and through authentic villages.
First stop is a natural stone quarry where villagers have cut the stone out of a dry river bed for generations. From there the trip continues to an agricultural village where a local family introduce you to the wealth of tropical plants surrounding them, Cacao trees, mangosteens, the native pomelo, coffee and traditional rice fields mingle with the flowering trees. Locally grown coffee and Balinese sweets are served. There is also the option to enjoy 30 minutes soft trekking through the rice fields after the coffee break.
Next stop is a trip high into the mountains through the UNESCO-recognized rice terraces of Jatiluwih, followed by a sumptuous Balinese lunch, served in a rainforest restaurant surrounded by giant bamboo. Enjoy a glass of wine, beer, tea or Balinese coffee in the glorious open-air canopy.
After lunch, you will visit Batukaru temple, a unique sacred mountain sanctuary and royal temple of Tabanan dynasty. It was founded in 11th century by Empu Kuturan, a great Hindu Sage who established six main temples on the island of Bali.
Contact Bali Res Centre to organise this unique day out in Bali.