NOTE: The Bali tour below is being revised because the 2014 route was TOO hard.
The 2015 route will cover the same terrain but will be easier.



ITINERARY - Bali Cycle Tour

Bali

Overview
Trip dates 20 - 27 November 2015
Cycle distance 283 km
Elevation 3543 m
Riding Time 24 hours
No of days 8 days
No of cycle days 5 days

NOVEMBER 2015


Day 1
Friday 20
Ubud
Airport pick up from Ngurah Rai International airport and transfer to Ubud.
Hotel check in. Bike assembly. Cultural orientation.
Balinese dinner.
Accommodation: Oka Kartini Bungalows


Day 2
Saturday 21
Cycle day 1
54 km
Ubud - Bedugul
First 35 km mostly flat, past classic terraced rice fields and Pura Taman Ayun (temple), which we’ll visit, 19 km from Ubud. The next 19 km Luwus - Bedugul sector is an unrelenting ascent through highland fruit orchards and vegetable gardens.
Accommodation: Pura Ulundanu Beratan by serene Lake Bedugul


Day 3
Sunday 22
Cycle day 2
72 km
Bedugul - Sudaji
The first 60 km Bedugul - Lovina is a descent through fruit orchards to the coconut fringed north coast. We travel on the flat for 4 km through the old port of Singaraja before heading back into the mountains for an 8 km climb to our village accommodation among rice terraces in village Sudaji.
Accommodation: Omunity Bali Sudaji


Day 4
Monday 23
Sudaji
On this day we’ll join with local people in village school and / or community health centre activities.
Accommodation: Omunity Bali Sudaji


Day 5
Tuesday 24
Cycle day 3
44 km
Sudaji - Tejakula
The route Sudaji - Tejakula passes through traditional fruit growing villages (Tamblang - Tajun - Sembiran) and includes several significant ascents and descents ending at our luxurious accommodation.
Accommodation: Gaia-Oasis


Day 6
Wednesday 25
Cycle day 4
29 km
Tejakula - Penelokan
The route winds its way 19 km from coastal Tejakula to mountain village Lateng and then another 5 km on to the mountain top village of Kintamani. Then our route descends another 5 km around a caldera to Penelokan which affords a fabulous view of Lake Batur and Mount Abang.
Accommodation: Windu Sara Hotel


Day 7
Thursday 26
Cycle day 5
88 km
Penelokan - Ubud
The road from Penelokan to Ubud descends 88 km through coffee gardens, citrus orchards and mountain villages (Lampu, Catur, Plage, Petang, Sangeh, Pasar Mambal).
Accommodation: Oka Kartini Bungalows


Day 8
Friday 27
Ubud
Airport transfers Ubud - Ngurah Rai International airport.
Last day of Tour.