The Bali Experience
Bali: Seminyak + Jimbaran + Ubud
There are not many places on earth where you can disconnect from the outside world and just live in a movie-like beach, straight out of Eat, Pray, Love. From pristine beaches to lush rice terraces and vibrant cultural experiences, this adventure will awaken your senses and nourish your soul.
Join us in this breathtaking 9-day journey through the mystical lands of Bali and the cultural haven of Ubud. This trip is designed to celebrate the essence of our culture as we immerse ourselves in the enchanting beauty of Indonesia. From the lush rice paddy fields, majestic waterfalls, magnificent volcanoes and turquoise blue waters, this place is like a fairy tale come to life.
Can you feel it? The warm embrace of the tropical breeze, the rhythmic beats of traditional music, and the vibrant colors of Balinese art. Our journey through Bali and Ubud will transport you to a realm of pure wonder and bliss.
Indulge in the tantalizing flavors of Indonesian cuisine as you explore the vibrant streets of Seminyak, unwind on the sun-kissed beaches, and immerse yourself in the lively nightlife. Then, venture into the heart of spiritual awakening, Ubud, where you’ll discover ancient temples, lush landscapes, and the profound traditions of Balinese arts and crafts.
Whether you’re marveling at the majestic beauty of Tanah Lot Temple, surrendering to the healing touch of a traditional Balinese spa ritual, or finding serenity amidst the terraced emerald-green rice fields of Tegalalang, each moment will be a celebration of your unique Black Girl Magic and Black Boy Joy.
Unforgettable memories, empowering connections, and a deep connection to your inner self await you on your Up in the Air Life journey through Bali and Ubud.
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Here's your trip at a glance.
WHERE YOU'LL GO
Prepare to be enchanted by the captivating destinations we will explore during our Bali and Ubud adventure. From the trendy streets of Seminyak to the spiritual oasis of Ubud, each location will unveil the beauty and magic of Indonesia's paradise.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Embark on a Bali and Ubud adventure, where relaxation, cultural immersion, and self-discovery converge. Feel the vibrant energy of Seminyak's beach clubs, explore awe-inspiring sites, and savor the tantalizing flavors of Balinese cuisine. In tranquil Ubud, connect with spirituality through ancient temples, local artisans, and serene rice terraces.
WHERE YOU'LL STAY
Indulge in luxurious accommodations carefully curated to reflect your essence. In Seminyak, experience a chic beachfront resort blending contemporary elegance and Balinese charm. In Ubud, find solace in an exquisite retreat amidst lush greenery, offering tranquility and serenity. Prepare to be embraced by the comfort and beauty of these selected havens.
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Welcome to Seminyak, Indonesia!
Get ready to indulge in the vibrant allure of Bali as we commence our journey with a mesmerizing multicourse welcome dinner.
Savor each delectable dish expertly paired with fine wines and bubbly, as we celebrate the magic journey ahead of us.
Today, we’re unleashing at a lively beach club.
Feel the rhythm of the music as it pulses through your veins, the sun kissing your melanated skin.
Lounge by the pool, sip on tropical cocktails, and let the sounds of laughter and joy surround you.
Embrace the sheer bliss of Bali and bask in the magic of this tropical paradise.
Prepare to capture the essence of Black Girl Magic and Black Boy Joy against the backdrop of Bali’s most Instagram-worthy spots.
Our knowledgeable local guide will unveil the rich culture and history of the island as we embark on a full-day tour.
Customize the experience to your desires, creating a personal touch that reflects your unique spirit.
We’ll lunch with breathtaking views of Mount Agung, immersing ourselves in the beauty of Bali while relishing in the flavors of the local cuisine.
As the sun begins to set, we’ll make our way to the infamous Rock Bar, perched on a cliff in glamorous Jimbaran.
Let the colors of the sky mirror the intense colored waters as you sip on handcrafted cocktails, taking in the awe-inspiring panoramic views.
Tonight, we’ll retire to our luxurious hotel in Jimbaran, where every corner whispers tales of indulgence and serenity.
It’s time to spoil ourselves.
Today is all about self-care and relaxation at Ayana Resort.
Unwind and rejuvenate in the tranquil ambiance of their world-class spa, where skilled therapists will pamper you from head to toe.
Take a dip in the infinity pool, stroll along the pristine beach, or simply revel in the peace that envelops you.
In the evening, we’ll gather for a beachside dinner in Jimbaran, savoring exquisite flavors while the gentle waves serenade us.
Let’s venture into the cultural heart of Bali as we journey to enchanting Ubud.
This artistic haven will ignite your creative spirit and embrace your divine essence.
Arrive at our luxurious accommodations, a sanctuary where you can truly connect with your inner magic.
Get ready to immerse yourself in the captivating charms of Ubud.
Today’s adventure takes us on a mystical tour through the wonders of Ubud.
We’ll visit the sacred Batuan Temple, learning about the ancient rituals and architectural marvels.
Explore a Balinese architecture complex, a testament to the craftsmanship and creativity of the local artisans.
Discover the vibrant market, where you can immerse yourself in the colors, scents, and sounds of Bali.
Be awe-struck by the terraced beauty of Tegalalang Rice Terraces, a place where nature’s artistry thrives.
And let us stroll through the sacred Ubud Monkey Forest, where the mischievous macaques play amongst the ancient trees, reminding us of our primal connection to the earth.
Embrace the culinary magic of Bali in a farewell cooking class.
Unleash your inner chef as you learn the secrets of Balinese cuisine from our skilled instructors.
Indulge in the aromas and flavors that tantalize your taste buds, and revel in the joy of creating dishes that celebrate the essence of Bali.
As we bid farewell to this enchanting island, let the memories of our extraordinary journey continue to inspire us to shine brightly.
Enjoy your last morning in the hotel with another scrumptious breakfast, and say your goodbyes to your new friends!
Check out at the hotel and get whisked away by your private transfer to the airport where you will head home or onwards to your next adventure.
No matter where you travel, our standards are the same.
YOU CAN ALWAYS EXPECT TO:
Connect with amazing people.
We provide the opportunity to make friendships with people who share your worldview and won't ask why you wear a bonnet to sleep.
and authentic hospitality.
Not only is the staff of Up in the Air Life dedicated to making sure your trip is flawlessly executed, but we are also intentional about choosing locales and vendors who celebrate Black travelers.
Be pampered with only the best.
There is no need to take a break from your baller lifestyle when you travel with us. Our lodging, excursions, and dining are pure luxury.
Feel safe and secure.
Our experienced American guides and well-maintained local relationships mean that you will have peace of mind when you travel with us.
Say "goodbye" to FOMO.
Our trips are anything but basic. While we make sure you see well-known main attractions, we also develop itineraries that will give you unique stories to share with your friends back home.
HERE'S WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT
The Bali Experience
What is included:
Our trips get you close to that Beyoncé-on-a-boat lifestyle. Let us handle your travel style glow up.
- Up In The Air Life On-site Tour Leader
- Bon Voyage Group Video Call with the Up in the Air Life Team
- Pre-trip Concierge Support for Room Upgrades and Booking Optional Tours
- Pre-trip Concierge Support for Spa Appointments
- Pre-trip Concierge Support for Restaurant Reservations
- Private Concierge Chat during your trip for Dining and Spa Reservations
- 3 Nights Stay at a Luxurious Resort in Seminyak, Bali
- 2 Nights Stay in Jimbaran
- 3 Nights Stay at a Serene Retreat in Ubud, Bali
- Daily Breakfast at the Resort
- Welcome Multi-Course Dinner paired with Local Delicacies
- Beach Club Experience with Chair Rental
- Full-Day Tour to Bali’s Instagram Hotspots with Lunch and Guide
- Cultural and Historical Tour in Ubud, including a Visit to Batuan Temple and Monkey Forest
- Market Visit for Local Produce, Souvenirs, and More
- Exploration of Tegalalang Rice Terraces
- Transportation for all Hosted Activities
- Intra-Island Flight to Ubud
- VIP Meet + Greet Private Airport Transfers
- Personalized Hand-selected Gifts in your Swag Bag
What is not included:
We take care of all the details on your itinerary once you land. If you want to further personalize your experience, go off!
- Round-trip airfare to and from the destination
- Travel Medical Insurance Insurance (Please note this is required to attend the trip.)
- Room Upgrades are available for purchase after booking
- Optional tours are available for purchase after booking
- Tips for Tour Leader, Guides and Drivers
- Passport or Visa Processing Fees
- Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the time of travel with at least 2 free visa pages.
- Expenses for vaccines that may be required
Can you envision yourself on this trip?
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