The best way to avoid the tried and tested tourist itineraries and also enjoy a real off-road experience in the deep Bali rural landscape is by taking a tour that lasts an entire day.
You get a chance to walk through the beautiful and captivating rice terraces of Jatiluwih. You can also canoe the lake situated at Tamblingan, and at the same time explore the rain forests of Bali.
Explore the heart of Bali by four-wheel drive safari as it gives you the best chance to explore beautiful Bali. There is more to Bali than the white sandy beaches where people come to sunbathe and laze in the water. There is much more to Bali than the beaches. So, explore it at your leisure. If you are an adventure seeker then join a 4WD tour.
Tajen and Tegal Jadi Village
One of the tours starts when you are whisked away on a four-wheel drive jeep that gives you an unimpeded view as you are driven through the countryside of Tegaljadi village. As the tour takes you on the tour you will get a number of opportunities to look at what the local farmers do and you will also view many interesting buffalo ranches and rice paddies as well as plantations. The smiling Balinese children are a pleasure to behold and their friendly greetings are also sure to touch your heart.
After driving off the road for a few kilometers you will arrive at Jati Luwih, which is a gigantic rice field that has been recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site. Take a two-kilometer walk through the field and also take in the stunning views of the mountains. The guide will explain more about Bali vegetation and farming methods. Be sure to apply sunscreen to keep the heat from burning your skin.
The four-wheel drive jeep picks you up where the track ends and transports you to a lovely restaurant that overlooks the Bratan Lake. Enjoy your Indonesian buffet lunch and try the Indonesian cuisine.
Canoe down the Tamblingan Lake
You get a chance to travel onward to Tamblingan Lake where you can enjoy real adventure when you canoe across the lake. When you step ashore take a walk and enjoy your coffee break in the heart of the jungle.
Take a drive through trees and then leave the jungle. Don’t be surprised if you get muddy along the way. The jeep will then drop you off at your accommodation.
What’s included in this tour?
The trip on the four-wheel drive jeep includes an Indonesian buffet lunch, entrance tickets and canoeing across the Tamblingan Lake.
Be sure to bring sunscreen with you. Be sure to also include a pair of sunglasses, sports shoes and/or flip-flops and also bring a digital camera and/or video recorder with you. In addition, take some medications that you think will come in handy on the trip.