Truly unique adventure to reveals the hidden beauties of Bali
discover the real countryside of Bali
bicycle trip by combining sightseeing
You will never meet other parties from other company along the way.
This bicycle tour is a full day tour, feel free to stop at any point, anywhere and any time to enjoy all interesting things you may find along the way, taking some photos, recording videos, interact with local villagers, greet balinese children or just to take a rest. Our friendly and informative guides will be pleased to help you with anything you want to know.
We begin by whisking you away from your hotel by A/C van and then drive you up to visit famous rice terraces in Tegallalang. The emerald-green rice terraces in the river gorge north of Tegallalang village in central Bali are generally considered to offer travelers the best photo opportunity. Other popular lush-green and well-tended Balinese rice paddy sites include those in the Ubud area.
Stop at a coffee plantation, where you will be able to sample local blends. These included the prized Kopi Luwak, or beans that have been eaten by the civet cat, not-really-digested, then pooped out, collected up, cleaned, roasted and ground for our drinking pleasure.
Then we will take you to a point high up the side of Kintamani mountain for a late breakfast. From there you have a spectacular view of Lake Batur and also the active volcano of Mt. Batur while enjoying your breakfast. Though some of you maybe have already had breakfast at your hotel, having some cakes, fruits or drinks should be enough to make your body fitter and prepared for the upcoming biking session. After breakfast our friendly guides will then take you on by van to the starting point where the bicycles await you. We choose a quiet and green countryside area as the starting point of the bike tours.
We start the bicycle tour by riding past some quiet villages in the rural area of Bali and witnessing local villagers do their daily activities. You will enjoy seeing the unspoiled natural side of Bali and hearing all of the children standing at the sides of the road waving and saying "Hello" to you.
The first optional stopping point of our riding session is visiting a small local Balinese bamboo handicrafts workshop. Here you can see how handicrafts are made and processed. Most local women in this village have a descent skill in turning a simple bamboo material into sophisticated yet artistic handicrafts.
Another optional stopping point will be visiting a home of balinese countryside family. You can see the family house compound and also discover the real life of balinese people living in countryside. Green countryside village bali Family cycling through green countryside backroads bali Cycling with children through bali's green countryside We continue the journey by riding past another green, quiet and peaceful countryside village through their small backroads and witness the unspoiled beauties of Bali's countryside along the way.
The real adventure begins when we ride through an incredible 7.5 hectares of bamboo forest where you will also have a chance to see Balinese traditional bamboo craftsmen at work inside the forest. This 'once in a lifetime' opportunity will guarantee give you a memorable experience, so don't forget to bring your camera or video recorder and take some shots here. This 'amazing' route is exclusive to Bali Bagus Cycling Tour. The first and still the only one in Bali.
Our next exclusive stopping point is a visit to the magical Traditional Village "PENGLIPURAN", a very traditional village which has its own unique culture and way of life. Penglipuran village is a place of interest and outstanding beauty in Bali. All the houses have been built from north to the south with the traditional entrance gate to each family compound being nearly identical.
Here you will have rare opportunity to explore the uniqueness of Balinese traditional compounds which is only a few still remain in the island. We will also guide you through everything from the how's and why's of daily offerings to the amazing relationship betwen Balinese architecture and it's spiritual practice.
Our next stopping point on our descent will be at the magnificent "KEHEN" temple, Bali's second largest temple. The temple has three courtyards connected by steps, and is decorated with carvings and statues. A large banyan tree shades the lowest and second courtyards. You will be able to enter the temple to see it in all its splendour and if by any chance there is a ceremony taking place, you will be invited to witness the colourful event and our guides will explain you the significance of the ritual.
After visiting the temple, our another optional stopping point will be a visit to a local market in the local town of Bangli where you can see a large array of exotic fruits, spices and vegetables for sale. We will ride past the market on the way to the next destination, if you are really interested to stop here, feel free to ask your guide.
We continue the ride through another quiet countryside area of Bangli regency. Along the way we have many opportunities to witness the activity of local farmers, buffalo ranchs, rice paddies and other plantations. Continue the ride and enjoy the quiet countryside of Bali's back roads and witness firsthand the daily life of rural rice farmers. We will also go on a short walk into rice paddies where you can experience firsthand what it is like to grow, harvest and process rice.
Walk down the steps to access Pura Taman Beautiful small lake around Pura TamanBeautiful rice paddies around Pura Taman After several kilometers of riding, we will ride through a unique Subak water temple called Pura Taman Narmada Bali Raja. This temple is surrounded by rice paddies and a small lake. To access this spot, we have to walk down a couple of stairs. A very nice stops to take a break after the long ride whilst enjoying the fantastic view of rice paddies, temple and the lake.
When we are done with the riding session, we will invite you to our authentic Balinese style restaurant located in the middle of rice paddies where you will be served a magnificent luncheon with special 'young coconut' drink or fresh nutritious fruit juices. Around the restaurant there are several coconut and banana trees and a small Balinese plantation where you can learn about the medicinal uses and cultural importance of a variety of local plants. And you will be able to see many of the spices which are commonly used in cooking as well as different tropical fruits growing in their natural environment. The beautiful bluish view of Bali sea and Nusa Lembongan island at far distance is another exotic panorama that you can enjoy from the restaurant.
Our bike tours suit all level of ages and skills, from babies, kids, teens to elderly people and from the beginner to the most advanced of riders as the tracks are mostly downhill. Children's bike and baby/child seats are also available. The routes are designed with safety in mind. Our guides have unmatched knowledge of all the roads and trails and will take you on some of the best downhill routes that Bali has to offer. At least 2 guides will accompany you during the trips. You will also be followed by a supporting A/C van along the trips. In case you get tired or can't continue the ride, you can safely get back into the car. In addition there are some extra men who standby at any major cross roads holding the traffic so it is safe for you when crossing the road.
One of our favourite and most memorable routes is when we cycle past an amazing 7.5 hectare of Bamboo Forest.
Traditional Village "PENGLIPURAN", a very traditional village which has its own unique culture and way of life.
KEHEN Temple is a beautiful Hindu temple located in foothills,Bangli Regency and it is about 45 kms from Denpasar town.
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Our friendly guides have unmatched knowledge of all the roads and trails in Bali and will take you on some of the best downhill routes that Bali has to offer.
All our mountain bikes are new and well maintained and come with full suspension and both front and rear disc brakes which add the enjoyment of your ride.
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