Backyard Travel has released details of a new tailor-made tour entitled ‘Diverse Bali: Ancient Traditions to Cultural Delights’

As Asia’s most innovative travel company, Backyard Travel’s 8-day, 7-night tour allows the chance to delve into Bali’s natural beauty, ancient arts and fascinating history. The tour includes guided visits to the most serene temples on the island, including the iconic Taman Ayun, the mystical Pura Gunung Kawi, and the beautiful water temple of Ulun Danu. Travellers also have the opportunity to experience leisurely guided walking and cycling tours through local villages, green rice terraces and fruit farms, and the opportunity to immerse themselves in local life and support a community-based tourism project.

As well as great cultural experiences, ample time is given for relaxation with a snorkelling trip to the stunning Menjangan, visits to some of Bali’s best beaches, and a memorable BBQ dinner under the stars on the shore of Lake Batur.

On the final day the tour concludes with a cooking class in Ubud, where an expert local cook will give travellers a lesson on cooking tasty Indonesian specialties.

“This new tour is ideal for those who want to delve deeper in local Balinese culture”, said Backyard Travel’s general manager Maeve Nolan. “The wonderful island is explored in depth, giving travellers the opportunity to discover Bali’s stunning natural beauty and huge diversity.”