Awaken to the sort of inspiration that comes from expanding your travel horizons. Discover an enriched and enlightened you by embarking on a spiritual seven day Bali journey that follows the path set forth by Elizabeth Gilbert in her book that inspired millions, "Eat, Pray, Love".
Arrive in Ubud, Bali's art and cultural center, with a private transfer to your home base for the next week. The Pertiwi Resort offers an inviting Balinese oasis with wide open grounds and gourmet Pan-Asian fare in the resort's garden restaurant. You'll wake the next day to meet the fellow travel group, before exploring Bali in "Eat, Pray, Love" fashion. After optional early morning yoga or meditation, off you go, to learn Balinese Hindu praying rituals and unwind on a spa day, with aromatherapy massages and facials.
Prepare to discover that even the monkeys in Bali are living it up. On a day trip to Ubud's famous Monkey Forest, you'll travel to a sanctuary where humans live with nearly 350 Balinese long-tailed macaques in temples that surround a sacred forest. Soak in the gentle Balinese Hindu way of life and allow yourself to reset amongst the praying monks and burning incense. In the most natural of environments, surrounded by monkeys and ancient temples, discover a more relaxed and enlightened you.
Visits to Bali aren't complete without falling in love. Fall head over heels for the culture of Bali, by meeting with local artisans and spending time with members of the community. On a special side trip, stop in to meet Ketut Liyer, the healer who spent many days with Gilbert guiding her onto a path of acceptance and personal revelations. He will spend time reading your palm and potentially, predicting your future. Afterwards, visit Tirta Empul, a sacred site over 1,000 years old, whose 13 holy springs are said to have curative powers. With such singular experiences, you'll be inspired and ready to celebrate the last night in Bali with a torch-lit, farewell dinner of fresh seafood, live music and dancing. What's in your future? Ketut Liyer would tell you, an unforgettable, life-changing trip to Bali.
Spirit Quest Tours
Monkey Forest St Ubud, Bali,
Terms & Conditions
One experience redeemed per person. Must register by August 25, 2012. All local taxes and tips on room accommodations, porterage and meals are included in the cost of the tour, except airport taxes and gratuities to local guides.
For your own room: cost is an additional $796
A four day extension to your trip costs an additional $624
Costs not included:
Documentation costs, entrance and exit visa charges of $45 total, travel insurance, excess baggage charges, beverages (with some exceptions), upgrade costs of optional tours and activities or any other item not specifically included in the itinerary, including laundry, or any other item of a personal nature.