Explore East Bali Heritage Site – Karangasem Tour Expedition
Karangasem Tour Expedition is a fantastic east Bali VW safari to explore the pure nature and traditional villages in the east part of Bali. It is one of the famous Bali VW Safari Tours exclusively to bring you on an exciting safari trip. Furthermore, this trip is using a memorable German Jeep (Volkswagen – VW Safari) made in 1970 – 1978. The vehicles are well maintained by an experienced mechanic to keep your journey comfortable, smooth-riding as well as safe. In addition, our Karangasem Tour Expedition will encourage you to explore the deep Balinese village in the east part of Bali and discover the Balinese people with their daily social lifestyle. This tour will visit famous places of interest, heritage sites and ancient Balinese Villages including Kerta Gosa, Putung Village, Tirta Gangga Water Park, Karangasem Palace as well as Tenganan Village.
VW Safari- Karangasem East Bali Tour
(Code: BSI-VW004) Special Prices
IDR 1,260,000 net/adult (minimum 2 adult)
Children (3 – 12 years) : IDR 680,000 net/child
Single Traveler : IDR1,725,000net/person
Karangasem Tour Expedition Price Inclusions:
- 21% government tax and service charge
- Entrance fee at all tourist destinations
- 1 x lunch at local restaurant
- Speaking guide (English, Japanese and other language is subject to availability)
- Private Volkswagen Car Rental (VW Safari) including driver and gasoline
- One bottle of mineral water
Karangasem Tour Expedition About
We start from picking you up at your hotel or appointed pick up point and direct to visit Kerta Gosa. During the trip, we will pass through the rural road of Tulikup, Banjarangkan and Tihingan. Karangasem Tour Expedition is continued to explore the rural atmosphere through Selat Village, Pesangkan Gunung Village, Muncan Village and stopover at Putung. Afterwards, we continue this trip to explore the snake fruit gardens along Sibetan Village to visit Tirta Gangga Water Park. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to swim at the heritage pool with fresh water from the mountain. And then, we continue the trip to Peladung to enjoy the lunch with Balinese cuisine and featured by a breathtaking view of rice terrace. Furthermore, we will visit Karangasem Palace and then visit the ancient village of Tenganan Village.
Frequently Asks and Questions
Where Karangasem Tour Expedition Started and Finished?
It is a good question that we start our Karangasem Tour Expedition from picking you up at your hotel or appointed pick up place. In the end, this tour will finish at your hotel or appointed drop point. Our tour arrangement is flexible for pick up services as long as within the frame pick up area. Therefore, please feel free to contact our team if you have a specific pick up point.
How long is Karangasem Tour Expedition Running?
The whole Karangasem Tour Expedition will run 9 – 10 hours or depending on how far is your hotel (pick up point) location as well as traffic condition.
Is the Tour Safe?
Yes of course, despite our cars are built in 1970 – 1978 but it well keep maintained with regularly control for the whole spare part. And also, our driver is the Volkswagen lover and has experienced to drive the vehicles with a 100% safety record.
Can We Depart Late than Usual Schedule?
YES, but you will lose the sensational to explore Balinese village with local people living style as well as escaping several places to visit. Moreover, we will face a hot condition on the road since the car is open air. Therefore, we still suggest departing early to get more convenience on tour.
Is it the Same East Bali Tour?
No, it is a different tour arrangement like common Bali Tours. Our usual East Bali Tour is also exploring the places of interest in the east part of Bali however the way through from one place to another is different. This tour is mostly passing through the traditional village to get the real sensation of a village safari tour.
Places of Interest to Visit during Karangasem Tour Expedition
The first destination during Karangasem Tour Expedition is Kerta Gosa at Klungkung regency. Furthermore, it is one of the famous tourist destinations in Bali. Kerta Gosa is located in the heart of Semarapura town and its name is taken away from a Sanskrit namely Kerta. Kerta means Peaceful. Meanwhile, Gosa from the Gosita word mean announcement. Therefore, the word’s meaning of Kertha Gosa is a building of a kind Jurisdiction in the form of Bale for the king who announces the legislation, jurisdiction, penalization etc. This place is suitable to visit during Karangasem Tour Expedition through Bali VW Safari Tours or normal Karangasem Tour.
Putung is a famous tourist destination in Karangasem regency, east part of Bali as one of stop points during Karangasem Tour Expedition. Furthermore, it is set on 800 meters above sea level featured by the breathtaking view of green valley from tropical trees unfolding to the seashore. Meanwhile, the cool temperature, pure natures and magnificent view surround this site. It is an ideal place to stay while enjoying the serene ambience and panoramic view. Putung is one of the stop points for a long trip to the east part of Bali where you can discover the ecotourism with snake fruit gardens just a step from this site. This site is one of the places to visit during Karangasem Tour Expedition or east Bali VW Safari Tours.
TIRTA GANGGA WATER PARK
Tirta Gangga is a beautiful traditional water park with a huge of water fountain and wide pond in Abang Sub-district, Karangasem Regency in east part of Bali. It is one of the heritage sites from Karangasem Empire set secluded between the green hills, rice paddy and surrounded by fresh atmosphere. Karangasem King of Anak Agung Agung Angluerah Ketut Karangasem has built this water park in 1948. Before this park is found, there is big wellspring found in this area which the local society believe that this water comes from the land is holy spring, therefore, they call this place is Embukan means wellspring.
KARANGASEM PALACE / PURI AGUNG KARANGASEM
Puri Agung Karangasem or Karangasem Palace is one of the palaces exist in Amlapura Town, east part of Bali owns the unique building architecture. If we see from palace iconography, Puri Agung Karangasem owns two types those are the older shares with traditional iconography and the at new building own the modern iconography even its building name use the modern name like Maskerdam from word Amsterdam, London, Betawi, Yogya and others. The Chinese decorations have decorated some of part the building that adds more values to see.
Tenganan Village is one of the oldest Balinese Traditional Villages in Karangasem Regency, east part of Bali. This village is much referred by cultural literature science of Tenganan Pegringsingan, very famous in the island. It owns a very unique local community life pattern which is one culture example of Bali Ancient Villages (Hindu Prehistoric) and different with other villages existing in this island. Nowadays, the government has appointed this village a tourist destination. It presents the attractive and unique matters which able to add the variation of object and fascination for tourist to come.
- 07:00 Pick up at hotel
- 08.30 Visit Kerta Gosa
- 10.45 Visit Putung Village
- 12.00 Visit Tirta Gangga Water Park
- 13.30 Lunch at local restaurant
- 14.30 Visit Puri Agung Karangasem
- 15.45 Visit Tenganan Village
- 16.30 Back to hotel
- 18.30 Arrive at hotel
WHAT TO BRING DURING KARANGASEM TOUR EXPEDITION?
Relax clothes, hat, shoes/sandal, sunglasses, camera, swim clothes, change clothes, sunblock and money for drinks
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East Bali VW Safari Tours – Terms and Conditions
- The above rates are valid until 31 March 2022.
- We design the above rates are in IDR Currency and net including tax and service charge.
- The minimum booking required is 2 adult however if you are a single traveller, the single traveller charge will be applied.
- Children age is accounted for from 3 – 12 years and the adult rate will be applied if the children age beyond 12 years old.
- Minimum 5 Days in advance booking can be accepted otherwise it will be subject to availability bases.
- Booking confirmation is subject to availability bases.
- Vehicle Conditions:
- Open-air and no air-conditioning
- 1 car can be occupied by 2 guests + 1 tour guide and if you book 3 adults then we will use 2 cars
- We require the advance payment and booking request to secure and block the space.
The cancellation fee will be applied automatically if the cancellation is made within:
- 50% from the total invoice will be charged if the cancellation is made 3 days before the tour date
- 100% from the total invoice will be charged if the cancellation is made 1 day up to now show
- These cancellations are valid for individual booking only meanwhile for the group booking will be informed separately on our confirmation sheet