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Bali Essential Tours

Nusa Dua, Indonesia
+62 818-5055-8534
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Something different in Bali!

My partner and I went on a tour to see the Terunyan cemetery, its a traditional Hindu grave yard... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Jessica J
Perth, Australia
One day tour

I traveled with my guide Adi on a full day tour of the island and it was fantastic. We saw... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Heather R
via mobile
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My name is Kadek Poneil, I am a native Balinese person and speak fluent English, our business is called Bali Essential Tours we have been operating for 15 years. We can carry a group up to 25 people at one time for tours to anywhere in Bali including special and well known attractions to see and experience the real Bali culture. For tours we pickup and return to Hotel.
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
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“monkey forest” (43 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Nusa Dua, Indonesia
+62 818-5055-8534
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My partner and I went on a tour to see the Terunyan cemetery, its a traditional Hindu grave yard were they do not believe in burial or cremation, you see skeletons and some bodies. Its very interesting, maybe not for the light hearted? You catch...More

1  Thank Jessica J
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I traveled with my guide Adi on a full day tour of the island and it was fantastic. We saw everything from the traditional dancing to how the crafts such as carving, jewellery and batik were made, we also visited a temple, volcano, rice field...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first trip to Bali, so wanted a general overview of the island, but really wished to see the real Bali villages and culture. Bali Essential Tours are the best in the business and would recommend them to any potential travellers. Great value...More

1  Thank Scubaroo2
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful trip with our driver Asta. In only one day we got to see lots of beautiful places in Bali. Asta was very friendly and taught us many things about the balinese culture and even accompanied us to the a temple where...More

Thank shira e
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Emailed a few tour operators looking for a next day custom tour for two people. Kadek from Bali Essential Tours was first to respond so got the gig. Our driver, Asta was great. (Asta la vista baby). Took us to the places we wanted to...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We booked the Kintamani Tour for Sunday, October 8. Our driver Adi arrived on time at our hotel. He drove safely and brought us to Ubud, the Monkey Forest, Tegallalang, Gunung Kawi, Goa Gajah, and Tegenungan Waterfall. We appreciated the modification of the tour according...More

Thank MattKoeppl
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I cannot recommend Bali Essential Tours enough. We contacted them last minute after we had already arrived in Nusa Dua. We managed to arrange a trip within 48 hours, which included a couple of essential visits that my wife and I wanted to see, plus...More

Thank Ross L
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great experience with Adi. Always on time. Friendly and helpful. Suggestions were great and made the most of a short trip to Bali! Thanks guys!

Thank 9estelles
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We booked Kadek whilst still in the UK several weeks prior to our honeymoon. Kadek was in regular contact through What’s App regarding meeting times etc. He picked us up from our hotel on time and was immediately friendly and welcoming. Kadek’s English is remarkable...More

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We used Bali Essential Tours to hire a driver for the day after reading great reviews on TripAdvisor, the communication between myself and Kadek Poneil was excellent and he was able to accommodate all our needs for the day. He turned up on time and...More

2  Thank Peter D
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