Tru Travels 10 Day Bali Experience, Bali & Gili Islands, Indonesia

The South East Asian country of Indonesia is strewn across an archipelago of thousands of islands, home to more than 250 million people, Indonesia is one of the most densely populated places on the planet and is also a hugely popular destination for backpackers, and how could it not be with sun, surf, beautiful beaches, ancient temples and a historically rich culture. If you are lover of a good cocktail and a hammock on the beach, or even tearing up the waves on a surf board, Indonesia truly has something for everyone… in particular the island of Bali, which is the only Hindu island in the country with its own unique culture, that was nicknamed ‘Island of the Gods’ by the first explorers…

Join us on an awesome adventure across Bali, see amazing sights, explore majestic temples, splash around in waterfalls, visit an active volcano, wander through rice fields, discover idyllic islands and sip cocktails on white sandy beaches. Shop the markets, indulge in delicious food, learn to surf, snorkel in the crystal clear sea & lose yourself in the wild night life Bali has to offer!

Destinations on trip
Kuta • Legian • Uluwatu • Ubud • Gili Trawangan

2017 DATES
JAN 09, 13, 19, 23, 27
FEB 02, 06, 10, 16, 20, 24
MAR 02, 06, 10, 16, 20, 24, 30
APR 03, 07, 13, 17, 21, 27
MAY 01, 05, 11, 15, 19, 25, 29
JUN 02, 08, 12, 16, 22, 26, 30
JUL 06, 10, 14, 20, 24, 28
AUG 03, 07, 11, 17, 21, 25, 31
SEP 04, 08, 14, 18, 22, 28
OCT 02, 06, 12, 16, 20, 26, 30
NOV 03, 09, 13, 17, 23, 27
DEC 01, 07, 11, 15

Day 1
Arrive in Bali

Arrive at Denpasar airport where your group leader will meet you and take you to our cool Canggu guest house to check you in. You can the relax by the pool/beach or explore Canggu before we head out in the evening for our welcome dinner and drinks where you will meet the rest of your group.

Day 2
Explore The Bali Culture, Tanah Lot & The Royal Temple

Today we explore the culture of Bali as we head to two of its most famous temples – Tanah Lot which is set on a rock formation in the sea and the Royal Temple of Tamun Ayun. In the evening we take in the sunset on one of Canggu’s coolest beaches before big night out on the town in Seminyak.

Day 3
Surfing At Kuta Beach

On our third day we hit the beach! We learn to surf in the morning with our awesome local instructors in Kuta Beach followed by a chilled afternoon on one of Bali’s most beautiful beaches and watching the sunset.

Day 4
Ubud, Waterfalls & Campuhan Ridge Walk

It’s time to head to the beautiful town of Ubud, on our way we cool off with a dip in a stunning natural waterfall. Then we check in to our awesome accommodation before an afternoon spent exploring the countryside and getting some fresh air on the Campuhan ridge walk which has some stunning views over the hills of Ubud.

Day 5
Monkey Forest & Cooking Class

We spend the morning leisurely wandering through the markets of Ubud taking in the colourful sights of the market stalls and picking up a few bargains before enjoying lunch overlooking an active volcano. After we spend the afternoon walking around the amazing rice terraces of Ubud to see how these beautiful formations still play a very important role in the locals’ way of life.

Day 6
Local Markets & Rice Terraces

We spend the morning leisurely strolling through Ubud markets before enjoying lunch overlooking an active volcano. After we spend the afternoon wandering around the amazing rice terraces of Ubud to see how these beautiful formations still play a very important role in the locals way of life.

Day 7
Head to the Gili Islands!

It’s time to head to the islands! We catch the ferry over to the stunning tiny island of Gili Trawangan where it’s a short walk to our accommodation. Once there we spend the afternoon having a beer by the pool. For dinner we explore the local markets for some of the freshest fish you’ll ever eat! Then its time to party in the many beachside bars on the island!

Day 8
Island Hopping Adventure

We enjoy the day island hopping on our boat trip around the three Gili Islands, we head to some of the best snorkel spots in Indonesia where you will see stunning coral, beautiful fish, turtles and even a shipwreck. We also enjoy a beach front lunch on Gili Air.

Day 9
Bike around Gili Tawangan

Getting on the only mode of transport the island has (push bike) we spend the day cycling around the island checking out some of its coolest spots and watch the sunset before our farewell dinner and party to celebrate the best 10 days of your life!

Day 10
Chilled check out

Check out day! The fun doesn’t have to stop here, if you’re traveling on our expert Group Leaders will help you book everything you need to get to where you’re heading, whether that be on to some more islands or back to the airport to catch a flight, we’ve got you covered!

What’s Included in This Trip?

Airport pickup (up to 2 days before tour)
9 Nights accommodation
All transport included
Tanah Lot & Tamun Ayun
Surf lesson in Canggu
Tegenungan Waterfall visit
Ubud Monkey forest
Balinese Cooking class
Rice terraces
Local Markets
Campuhan Ridge walk
Gili Trawangan
Island hopping the Gili’s
Snorkelling (reef & shipwrecks)
Bike tour of Gili Trawangan
Loads of help with onward travel
Support the whole time you are in S.E. Asia