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Adventures  and Experiences


East Bali is where the adventure really happens 


Because Bali's unique synthesis of Hinduism with the island's indigenous beliefs are dominated by a volcanic landscape of hot springs, mountains and lakes - all of which exist mainly in the eastern part of the island - East Bali offers you an unparalleled array of adventures in cuisine, nature, culture and heritage. Add to this the artisan crafts of a devoutly devotional culture, and you have many, many experiences to discover when you visit the Island of the Gods.

I've curated some of my favourite experiences which you might enjoy too.

You'll have the advantage of travelling with our trusted driver, so your time won't be wasted visiting shops that you didn't want to see!

There's so much more to tell you about East Bali ... check my blog story about Bali's Spiritual Landscape Experience, 

and the tours below  to get started.

If there's something in particular you'd like to do, please don't hesitate to be in touch with me.

Check our LOCATION for further details

Explore the eastern edge of the island in a traditional outrigger fishing boat ... go dawn fishing, snorkelling in grottoes or find a beach 

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14-km of continuous warm water amidst a stunning riverscape of jungled ravines. this is such an exhilarating day!


East Bali - amazing coastline, little-visited temples of great beauty, stunning rice fields, and  not much shopping!   This is a day of people and culture  - very special.

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From door to shore!

Witness the majestic volcanic landscape of East Bali from the sea. Your boatman will pick you up  directly from the Villa! 


Immerse yourself in Bali's holiest hot springs, as a Hindu healer blesses you in a traditinal Sanskrit ceremony on the shores of a beautiful mountain lake.

Kintamni Tour with Spiritual Blessing

Meet the artisans creating beautiful natural Indigo Batiks on organic cottons and fine silks, and the famous and woven Double Ikats, unique to Bali.


This is a  really WOW! day -  go with your own private boat to snorkel the top spots around this  island just opposite Villa Nilaya, plus a half-day car tour of the island's natural beauty 


Cook side-by-side with excutive Chef Dewa Ardika to create an authentic 8-course Balinese feast to enjoy on the deck!


Dance has a sacred significance in Bali and none more so that the famous Barong Lion dance ... 30 performers come to entertain you in a private performance at Villa Nilaya ! 

BARONG dance at Villa Nilaya

The exquisite beauty of Bali's dancers will adorn your dinner or party at Villa Nilaya in a private performance with gamelan musicians 

Bali Dancers
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