Discover the magical island of Bali with a drive to southern Bali to visit Pura Luhur Uluwatu, a Balinese sea temple built in the 11th century. This incredible temple is one of nine directional temples meant to protect Bali from evil spirits. Considered as the most spectacular temple on the island of Bali, the inner sanctum of the pura is perched majestically on the edge of a steep cliff that towers above the legendary surf breaks of southern Bali. Lying 250 feet above sea level this is an awe-inspiring sight is certainly worth a visit. Feast your eyes on breathtaking natural green landscapes, with blue skies and crystallized waters. It truly does feel like you are in paradise. Take a walk along the cliff tops and admire the beautiful ocean far below. Watch out for the cheeky monkeys, they may seem adorable but keep an eye on your personal belongings just in case!
We will end the tour on a high as you admire the beautiful colors of the sunset while enjoying a Kecak performance, a sensational sight to behold. Hundreds of men sit in a circle with a flickering single oil lamp in the middle. ''Cak - Cak - Cak'', the chant begins and the men start dancing and swaying to the rhythmic reverberation of their own voices. Hands raised to the sky, bodies shaking in unison, the chorus performs the highly structured piece of vocal music for about an hour. This unique dance holds the title of being the most popular Bali dance and now you will have the opportunity to experience this cultural delight with your own eyes. Discover a place of charm, scenic beauty and intriguing history with this on this spectacular tour.
- Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from hotels in Kuta, Legian, Seminyak, Nusadua, Tanjung Benoa, Jimbaran and Sanur, at 4/4.30pm.
- Duration: Approx. 4 hours.
- Languages: English and other languages on request.