TOUR CODE: DPSDIS
Trip Type: Semi-Independent Journey
Get fascinated with the beauty of the “Island of the gods” while staying at the Nusa Dua Beach Hotel in Bali, a beachfront resort perfectly placed within leisurely walking distance to shopping, cafés, and restaurants. Each guestroom is decorated with authentic Balinese furnishing and offers stunning views of the tropical gardens or vistas of the ocean from the terrace or balcony. You will get a deeper perspective on Bali’s culture and traditions upon visiting its temples and markets. Complete your journey in Singapore known for excellent shopping, award-winning, unique cuisine, and multi-racial heritage. This itinerary combines with two of Southeast Asia’s unique destinations, making it perfect for a tropical getaway.
Board your flight to Bali.
IN-FLIGHT EN-ROUTE TO YOUR DESTINATION
Relax and enjoy in-flight entertainment while en-route to your destination.
Arrive in Bali, the Island of a Thousand Temples. Your guide will welcome you at the airport and escort you to your hotel in the Nusa Dua area with direct beach access.
UBUD CULTURE TOUR (B)
Learn about Balinese culture, architecture, and traditions on a half-day tour with your personal, knowledgeable guide. Ubud & its neighboring villages are known as the center of Balinese art for centuries. Drive to Batubulan village to see the center of handmade Batik weaving. Visit Celuk village to see gold and silversmiths at work. Then, proceed to Mas, the home of Bali’s wood carving crafts, before venturing to the Sacred Monkey Forest, where you will see gray macaques roam among Hindu temples in the forest. Stroll through Ubud Traditional Art Market, where you can pick up some local crafts and souvenirs. Our last stop is the Ubud King Palace, where you can walk around to take pictures of the traditional Balinese architecture complex. Return to your hotel en-route, passing through the bountiful Tegalalang Rice Terrace.
FULL DAY IN BALI (B)
You are free today to explore the island at your leisure. Or, spend the day at the upscale Seminyak area, known for its high-end shopping, trendy boutiques, excellent restaurants, beach clubs, and bar.
Optional Experience (minimum of two participants)
Uluwatu Temple With Kecak Dance Performance
Without dinner: $49 per person
With Seafood dinner: $79 per person
Experience the best sundown spot in Bali on a visit to Uluwatu Temple, a Balinese temple built to protect the island from evil spirits at the edge of a 230-foot-high cliff with a commanding view of the Indian Ocean. After exploring the temple and watching the sunset. Experience one of Bali’s most famous cultural performances, the Kecak Fire Dance. With a beautiful ocean sunset as your backdrop, enjoy a Kecak dance with traditional Balinese movements and chants performed in a circle around a blazing torch. After the tour, you can opt to add a delicious barbecue seafood dinner at Jimbaran Bay. Sink your feet in the sand as you dine and relax at the end of an unforgettable evening!
FREE DAY IN BALI (B)
A free day in Nusa Dua. For shopping lovers, the Bali Collection shopping mall is within walking distance of your resort. If you are a museum lover, the Pasifika art collection is 0.2 miles from your hotel. Or, if you want to be active, then join a cycling tour. In the evening, you can stroll along the Nusa Dua Promenade.
Optional Experience (minimum of two participants)
Full-day Excursion to Nusa Penida with lunch: $199 per person
Spend the day exploring Nusa Penida, a charming island nestled in the waters between Bali and Lombok. Admire the island’s beautiful beaches, rugged coastline, and discover why Nusa Penida has become a popular destination for travelers.
After a pick-up from your hotel, take a 40-minute fast boat crossing small straits to the island. Our first stop is Uwug Beach, also known as Broken Beach, for a scenic view. Then, head to Klingking Hills, where you can enjoy the spectacular view before sitting down for lunch. After lunch, board a small boat to the next destination, where you will have time for snorkeling. Enjoy the variety of colorful fish and amazing Coral. Return to Nusa Penida Island and enjoy some time on the natural white sand beach before returning to the harbor to catch the fast boat back to Bali. Upon Arrival at Sanur pier, our driver will drive you back to your hotel.
BALI YOUR WAY (B)
A free day to relax by the pool or spend the day at the beach.
Meet your guide for your private transfer to the airport for your flight to Singapore. Upon arrival, meet our local representative at the airport arrival hall for your transfer to your hotel.
SINGAPORE CITY TOUR (B)
Singapore is Southeast Asia’s most modern city and a multi-cultural country with rich Chinese, Malay, and Indian cultures. We explore the city by driving round the Civic District, passing by the Padang, Singapore Cricket Club, historic Parliament House, and the National Gallery Singapore, where the former Supreme Court Building and City Hall sit. Then, stop for a beautiful view of Marina Bay and a photo op of the Merlion statue, Singapore’s mythological figure that’s half-fish, half-lion. Next, visit the century-old Thian Hock Keng Temple, a Buddhist-Taoist temple built to worship Mazu, a Chinese sea goddess. We drive past Chinatown before heading to the National Orchid Garden, home to 60,000 orchids of various colors and hybrids. Our last stop is the neighborhood of Little India. We walk past shops along with the five-footway offering a variety of exotic fruits, spices, jasmine, and orchid garlands. Watch a skillful demonstration of Teh Tarik – pulled tea at a “Sarabat Stall” and sample the tea after with your guide explaining the origins of this all-time local favorite beverage.
Enjoy the afternoon at leisure or spend your afternoon at Clark Quay, Singapore’s riverfront filled with outdoor restaurants and shophouses.
FREE DAY IN SINGAPORE (B)
With no planned activities, you are free to explore Singapore at leisure.
Optional Experience: Minimum of two participants
Night Out at Marina Bay with dinner + $89 per person
After a local dinner by the Singapore River, we set off on an excursion to the Gardens by the Bay. Discover exotic plants in the FlowerDome from the five continents displayed in nine different gardens, or walk in the Cloud Forest and marvel at the 114 feet tall indoor waterfall, a mysterious world veiled in mist with and be amazed at the unique and fragile plants. Watch the SuperTree Grove come alive with an exhilarating display of light and sound at night! Be amazed by the birds-eye view of the city and Marina Bay from the top of Marina Bay Sand’s Skypark – it is a roof like no other, perched 656 feet in the air with an observation deck in the clouds (weather permitting).
*Tour includes 1 Dome at Gardens by the Bay.
SINGAPORE DEPARTURE (B)
The hotel check-out time is at noon. Depart the hotel and head to the airport to catch your return flight home.
Meals: B= Breakfast L=Lunch D=Dinner
Per person, based on double occupancy
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