Bali, the island of the gods, within the Indonesian archipelago, is a heavenly destination. In Bali, you will let go and let yourself be won over by the happiness of life, the beauty of the landscape and the kindness of the inhabitants. Rent your dream villa in the countryside or offer yourself a room in a luxury hotel at a low price, go cycling along the rice fields. On the agenda: massages, surfing, diving, exotic fruit basket..

The joys of Bali

This island is as beautiful as it is fascinating. Waterfalls and rainforest in Munduk, sacred temples road, trek in the rice fields of Jatiluwih classified by Unesco, discovery of the region of Ubud, artistic and cultural capital. in the authentic and spiritual Bali... A trip to Bali opens the doors to a unique experience. Although the island is not very large, the diversity of landscapes that it harbors impresses. This island is full of surprises and splendors, from the seabed of Pemuteran to the rice fields of Sidemen, passing by Ubud, the cultural and artistic heart of Bali. And from one end of the island to the other, the same smile, the same welcome and fascinating traditions and culture

Lush nature, sumptuous culture

In Bali, nature is king. The volcanoes overhang the tropical jungle, the green rice fields alternate with the black or white sandy beaches. In addition to these natural splendors, there is an exotic history that is still reflected today in ancient palaces and a spiritual wealth illustrated by numerous sacred temples. There is also a rich heritage of art, music and crafts

Some spots to discover

The village of Mas is famous for its wood carvings and topeng masks, and you will see dance performances in traditional costumes that evoke the history of ancient dynasties. Explore the thousand-year-old town of Batuan, renowned for its dance schools, artists and builders. Go to Sukawati to stroll through a fabulous market full of handicrafts including the famous batiks, typical Indonesian fabrics whose dyeing technique originated in Java. The peninsula of Bukit, in the extreme south of Bali, is a jewel. You will discover the fish market of Jimbaran and enjoy a freshly caught grilled fish.

Simple pleasures on the menu

You can fill up on vitamins for very little money with dishes that put fruits, vegetables, herbs and local spices in the spotlight in colorful and appetizing compositions. Let yourself be seduced by this simple and healthy gastronomy. Relax on the beach and admire the sea and coconut trees, take the time to talk with the Balinese and notice once again their natural kindness. Walk through the rice fields, hike through the lush jungle. Snorkel in the extraordinary seabed off Pemuteran. To finish the day, treat yourself to a Balinese massage, good for the body and mind.

Go with a specialist

Shanti Travel offers a range of superb off-the-beaten-path, tailor-made or homestay, beach or country tours. The expertise of these professionals will ensure you a wonderful trip with moments of emotion and happiness that you will remember for a long time. You will become attached to this island marked by spirituality and traditions. Was this your first trip to Bali? No doubt you will come back!