Soak up the Bali sun with a stay at a luxury beach hotel in Seminyak. Spend 4 to 6 days at The Samaya Seminyak luxury hotel in Bali as you set out each day to explore some of the main attractions. Visit Ubud and explore the artisan's workshops there along with a visit to an artisan's home. Wander the market and return for a beachside dining experience. Spend some time trying paddleboarding along Jimbaran Beach and enjoy a couple’s massage as part of your pampering during your Bali beach resort stay. Spend your days actively exploring this tiny island paradise while also kicking back and enjoying the luxury beach lifestyle.
Spend your days being pampered at a beachside luxury resort in Seminyak
Get a behind-the-scenes look at artisans' workshops in Ubud
Take a lesson with a stand up paddleboard at Jimbaran Beach in Bali
Enjoy a couple’s massage while overlooking the sands of Seminyak Beach
Arrive to Bali today where you are met and transferred to your new resort located in Seminyak Beach, the Samaya Seminyak. Settle in to your villa, located either near the pool along the beach, or across the street from the beach in a more private courtyard setting. Settle in to the alluring Bali spirit this evening, where warm hospitality and a laid-back atmosphere allow you to unwind on vacation.
Enjoy a tranquil morning to take in your new surroundings. Seminyak Beach is one of the most popular beach destinations in Bali, and the stretch of sand is lined with luxury hotels and resorts. Wander the streets of Seminyak and discover some of the upscale shopping and dining options available to you in this area.
This afternoon, set out toward Jimbaran Beach for a lesson in stand up paddle boarding if needed and the opportunity to go paddle boarding at sunset time. After your time in the water enjoy an al fresco dinner in Jimbaran Bay with your feet in the Balinese sand. Return to your hotel this evening.
Be ready this morning by 9 am as your guide picks you up to take you for a special half-day experience. Bali's heart and soul lies with its people, whose artistic talent and creativity in creating new art forms is world renowned, with Ubud at the epicenter of the activity. Today you get to explore behind the scenes into the life, homes, and workshops of these Balinese artists. See the people in their local element in areas normally not seen by travelers. Enjoy lunch with a host family in their home and enjoy the chance to interact with them and learn more about what drives their artistic spirit. Return late this afternoon and enjoy the evening at leisure.
This evening enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner for two at the Samaya Seminyak's award-winning Breeze restaurant. Choose between a Balinese menu or a Western menu.
Enjoy your last full day completely at your leisure. The only scheduled item is the Royal Bliss Ritual, which lasts two hours and includes couples full-body massage, body exfoliation, and a herbal tea ceremony.
The rest of the day is free to explore Seminyak. From its shops and unique dining experiences, to watching fire dances or even its own Indiana Jones-esque escape room, Seminyak offers many diversions to its visitors.
Day 5: Return Home
Transfer back to the airport this morning in time for your flight home.
The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.