Bali Day Trip Without A Guide |TripTrop

Bali is an idyllic island located in Indonesia. Being one of the most famous tourist places, it is a must-visit if you love discovering nature on islands. The present article list all the steps needed to spend a wonderful Bali day trip.

This beautiful island is famous for the wonderful volcanos, iconic beaches, the world’s largest rice paddies, and the majestic beauty of temples

Bali is one of the most beautiful natural wonders that are popular for the spirituality and hospitality of its locals. And all of this on a very easy budget! Isn’t all this enough to excite you for a Vacation tour to Bali?

Bali is an island you should explore freely on your own without any restrictions from tour guides. You don’t need to worry about planning your tour, Just follow our step by step guide. Let’s jump on planning your Bali day trip without a guide.  

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Get Yourself Accommodation

You will find some cheap, yet comfortable rooms at different hotels. The average cost of hotel rooms starts from 75,000-200,000 IDR ($5-14 USD) per night.

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Renting A Scooter Or A Car For Your Bali Day Trip

Local transportation isn’t prevalent in Bali and you will find limited local transport only suitable to travel to close spots. You shall find a few options for transport including DOKAR( A horse cart), OJEK (bike ride).
Considering all this, we highly recommend you to rent a scooter in Bali for private use. You can easily find these rental services in Bali at economical rates. Hence, If you have a driving license, getting your private vehicle is best for traveling around Bali. Nevertheless, you can always rent a car with a driver if you aren’t comfortable with riding a scooter.

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Visit Tanah Lot Temple:

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Tanah Lot temple is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Bali. This is an ancient Hindu- temple located above sea level. This scenic sea temple is a must-visit. Imagine a fascinating site of beautiful ancient architecture facing off the open and wide ocean. Every single tourist in Bali visits this temple and it is worth it!
As it is one of the most visited landmarks, you have to buy an entrance ticket. The entrance ticket fee is  IDR 60.000/person (Adult),  IDR 30.000/person (child). We recommend you to spend 2-3 hours visiting the temple and having some amazing photos with a scenic backdrop of the ocean.
If you are lucky enough to visit the Tanah lot temple during Odalan, which is celebrated every 210 days, you shall experience Bali’s ritual celebration of Buddha Cemeng Langkir too!

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January 1, 2019

Explore Bali Shopping Streets

As Bali is a famous tourist attraction, The island has numerous shopping streets and Sukawati Art Market Guwang is one of them. You shall find local traditional outfits, shawls, and other must-buy souvenirs from your Bali day trip. 
People at Bali are amazing in hospitality and you would never regret roaming around the streets of Bali.
And don’t forget to try Bali street food from shopping markets. You will love it!

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January 1, 2019

Take A Break For Lunch

After exploring the streets of Bali, you should take a break.  Your Bali day trip is incomplete without delicious food and Bali has some must-eat recipes to offer. We recommend you to have Bali’s traditional coffee at Bali Pulina. This will boost your energy and keep you refreshed all along the exciting day.
The food at Baliis also finger-licking good and there are a variety of options to try out. Balinese food has some famous dishes you must try out, It includes Nasi Ayam and nasi campur, Sate and Nasi goreng.
You can find these meals at every other local Balinese restaurant. Enjoy your meal and just spend an hour there so that you can head towards more exciting experiences.

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January 1, 2019

Head To The Bali Swing

Visiting theBali swings is a must if you are an adventure lover. It will fill your gut with thrill, excitement, and an unforgettable adrenaline rush experience.
Bali has several famous swings built around the island. What’s special about them is that all of them are built at extreme heights over the green and lush rice fields and cliffs of forests. 
Bali swings range from 10m, 15m, 20m, and 78m above ground. You can choose according to what your gut can handle. It would be a bit terrifying but is a thrilling once in a lifetime experience! 
We recommend you try out the swing and click some most Instagram-worthy pictures. We suggest you spend 1- 1.5 hours there enjoying your swing and amazing nature views.

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January 1, 2019

Watch Picture-Perfect Sunset

Bali is a beautiful island located at the shore of the Indian sea with a beautiful sunset you don’t want to miss out on! There are several sunset points built around the beach above sea level. One of them is the Single Fin bar. Here, you can have some relaxing drinks and watch a beautiful sunset. These sunset points are relatively less crowded than the temples so you can have an even relaxing experience here.

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Enjoy The Traditional Dance

Bali traditional dance
After sunset, you need to head towards Uluwatu temple where locals enjoy the Kecak Fire Dance every night. This is Bali’s traditional dance in which people dance around the fire in groups and this is a sight not to miss. 
You must experience this cultural dance of Bali. You must spend around 1-2 hours there exploring the Bali culture before having your dinner.

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January 1, 2019

Have Bali Local Dinner

Spending a whole day in Bali shall make you realize how much you were missing out on. The best way to end your Bali day trip is by having a smoky hot dinner. You can have local Balinese cuisine at any available restaurant that you like for an amazing end to your day.

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To summarize the Bali day trip program, Bali is a place you need to visit! We hope you found this article useful. Don’t forget to share your experiences with us in the comments below!

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