Decide how you want to explore the beauty that surrounds us and immerse yourself in our authentic escapes.
From the magnificent ancient temples to volcanic mountains, quaint villages, powdery white beaches, lush hiking trails and a deep, rich cultural heritage, there is much to experience and many things to do on the exotic island of Bali. Thanks to the location of the Jungle Villas in the Tabanan Regency nearby to beachside Canggu, exciting adventures and cultural discoveries lie just beyond the villas’ walls. We look forward to helping curate journeys that respect the changing landscape of social distancing whilst still providing lasting memories of your stay in Bali. Here are just a few suggestions:
Sungai Jungle Villas Signature Local Experiences
Your personal concierge can tailor one-of-a-kind excursions and activities to guide you on your discovery of the hidden treasures that abound within this fascinating traditional village including:
Temple Offerings and personal Blessing Ceremony
Rice Paddy Walks/Bike Rides and Village Tour
Morning Traditional Market Tour
Suckling pig at the renowned local Selingsin restaurant
Participation in fabulous village Ceremonies
Tours & Excursions
To make even more of your stay with us, consider special curated tours which may include day or half day trips to Ubud, Tanah Lot temples, sunrise at Mount Batur.... or get active on a jungle hike, white-water rafting, elephant safaris, or some of the best snorkelling and diving anywhere in the world. Top picks:
John Hardy Jewellery Workshop tour incl lunch with staff
'Temple Treasure': Visit the most significant temples
UNESCO World Heritage subak irrigation experience
Rafting, snorkelling or diving at the best sites on the island
Will Meyrick's cooking class incl morning market tour
Restaurants & Cool Bars/Beach Clubs
We work tirelessly to keep tabs on Bali’s best new restaurants, most exciting young chefs, stylish new nightclubs and cutting-edge boutiques. We would love to share some of our favourite restaurants best tied in with shopping or sightseeing trips to minimise travelling. Our concierge would be happy to make reservations prior to your arrival at the Sungai Jungle Villas or share a list as and when you need.
While its perfect waves lure surfers from around the world, it's the designer boutiques, cool bars, tropical spas and healthy cafes that put this island destination on the top of every savvy traveller's itinerary - and that's before we even mention the breathtaking sunsets and picturesque paddyfields overlooking the magnificent black sand beaches.
We can customise your very own days of discovery in the cool comfort of your chauffeured vehicle. *Ubud – Cultural hub of Bali *Jatiluwih - The largest rice terraces landmark in Bali *Mount Batukaru * Nature, culture and amazing panoramas at 700m *Seminyak - Some of Bali’s best restaurants and designers *Tabanan - Rolling rice fields, deserted beaches and bucolic village life *Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Dua and Uluwatu: water sports, snorkelling, diving, jet skiing & more
An unforgettable countryside and village adventure on foot or bike. *Temples, warungs, rice fields *Rice cultivation *Nature walks and countryside Discover the secrets of traditional rice cultivation, its religious significance, and how rice culture is linked to temple ceremonies. Marvel at the natural beauty and take in majestic views of Mount Batukaru, an inactive volcano with the second highest peak in Bali.
Enrich your understanding of Balinese life *Scenic Mengwi Village & Taman Ayun Temple *Subak Museum *Bedgul, northern Bali *Ulun Danu Temple & Lake Beratan While appreciating local culture and tradition, you can also gain an understanding of the Subak irrigation system, a UNESCO World Heritage practice.
Will Meyrick is a well-respected name across the country and – without doubt – one of the most respected maestros of the South East Asian food scene. *Cooking class with bike ride (0700-1400) *Cooking class only (1000-1400 or 1500-1900) Canggu Cooking Retreat puts you on a bike in Tabanan and sends you on an adventure through Bali’s most beautiful landscapes and a stop at the Mengwi morning markets – all of that before cooking up a Balinese feast!
From making their own kites with the staff, to taking part in a local gamelan performance in the villas, our little guests will want for nothing when staying with us. *In Villa Activities – spa, Kite making, Tea Parties *Local village visits – temple, rice fields, school *Dance performances *Outdoor culture trips – cooking, jewellery workshops, gardens *Adventure trips – safaris, Monkey forest, dolphin watch & more The traditions and culture of Bali beckon from every corner.