Sacred Journey To Bali
A TriYoga Retreat
October 4th-14th, 2015
$2500 Land Only
Air travel can be arranged through Bali Advisor
Registration Due By April 15
DAY 1 – October 4th, 2015
Arrive in Bali and transfer to Puri Santran in Sanur Beach.
DAY 2 – October 5th, 2015
Each day begins with TriYoga and meditation led by Kashi, We then have the day to receive welcome massages, and to relax by the pool. In the evening we will have our welcome dinner.
DAY 3 – October 6th, 2015
Travel day to Eastern Bali. Enjoy a ride along the coast through beautiful rice fields to Candidasa, a secluded and peaceful seaside area. Along the way we will visit Goa Lawah Temple, known as the Bat Cave Temple, one of Bali’s six holiest temples. This temple has been worshipped since around 1,000 A.D. It is said that the bats provide sustenance for the legendary giant snake, Naga Basuki, which is also believed to live in the cave.
Our home will be a beautiful beachfront hotel, the Rama Ocean View. All rooms are decorated with Balinese harmony in mind. This will be our home base for the next three days while we explore the eastern part of the island. In the evening we will have dinner on our own at the ocean front restaurant.
DAY 4 – October 7th, 2015
After lunch we will travel to the water palace in Tirtagangga, (which means sacred waters of the Ganges). These waters are considered to be holy and are used for religious ceremonies.
DAY 5 – October 8th, 2015
After our morning program, we will be free to enjoy the hotel pool and optional spa activities. In the afternoon, Kyle will lead us on an optional walk through the rice fields near the hotel.
DAY 6 – October 9th, 2015
After our morning program we will head to the village of Ubud, the artistic and cultural center of Bali, where we will spend 6 days and 5 nights. We will stay at the Ananda Hotel above Bali near the rice padi’s. Ubud is the home of Bali’s famous art museums and is a shopper’s paradise. The Ubud market has an exotic and vast array of locally produced handicrafts. In the evening we will dine together.
DAY 7 – October 9th, 2015
After our morning program, you will have free time. Explore nearby salons such as Ubud’s old style family run Nur Salon with its Mandi Lulur or flower bath massage treatment, one of the most popular optional experiences on our tours.
After lunch we will visit Goa Gaja, the Elephant Cave, believed to have been a monastery in the 11th century. The entrance to Goa Gaja features the mouth of a mystical creature with many detailed carvings in stone. In the evening we will enjoy a performance of authentic Balinese dance by Semara Ratih (Sun and Moon,) one of Bali’s premier dance and gamelan groups.
DAY 8 – October 11th, 2015
After our morning program we will visit Pura Gunung Kawi Sebatu, one of Bali’s prettiest
temples. This is a quiet temple paying homage to Visnu, the preserver, who rules over water. The natural springs and waterspouts deliver holy water which travelers may collect. A statue of Saraswati, (Goddess of education, learning and music) in the middle of a large koi pond, graces the temple.
DAY 9 – October 12th, 2015
This is a free day for you to explore optional activities such as biking, rafting, cooking classes, shopping or museum tours. Morning spiritual program will continue as scheduled. If there is sufficient interest, we may arrange a no host group dinner at a local restaurant for traditional Balinese food.
DAY 10 – October 13th, 2015
This morning begins with an early pilgrimage to the west coast of Bali, to visit the famous seaside temple, Tanah Lot.
The temple sits on a large offshore rock which has been shaped continuously over the years by the ocean tide. At the base of the rock is a holy fresh water spring where we will receive blessings before our prayer service.
In the evening we will have a farewell dinner.
DAY 11 – October 14th, 2015
After our morning program we will have the opportunity to finish our last minute shopping before we say our goodbyes and transfer to the airport for our flight back home.
- 10 Nights luxury hotels
- Daily breakfast
- Chanting, Yoga and Spiritual Program Welcome Massage
- Temple Fees
- Airport Transfers in Bali
- Balinese Sarong & Sash
- Group Temple Tours
- 3 Dinners and 1 Lunch
- Dance Performance by Semara Ratih Guide Services provided by Spirit Tours
$2,500.00 land only