1) Mout Batur Trekking
One of the most common, yet the most popular, tours in Bali is trekking tour to Mount Batur. It offers a multiple range of physical activities, at the end of which is a beautiful sunrise. The tours usually begin quite early in the morning, at about 2 AM, so that you are in time at the summit to catch the magnificent sun rising atop the crater.
2) Cycling at Ubud
If you want to feel the Bali breeze in your hair, you need to get onto a bicycle and go for a cycling tour of Ubud. Apart from enjoying the sounds of nature, you will get a first-hand feel of local life, you can visit nooks and corners and all this at a reasonable rate, with no harm done at all to the environment.
3) Kawah Ijen – Blue lava in Java
You could call this a naturally mysterious phenomenon! Kwah Ijen is basically a volcanic crater housing an active sulphur mine. It is a few hours’ journey from Bali including a backpacking adventure that becomes serious when you wear a gas mask while descending into the crater. Always take a local guide with you.
4) Ayung River Rafting
While most tourists would imagine Bali to be all about its beaches and the ocean but there is more to water activities on the island – white water rafting, for instance, on the Ayung River. This is one of the three rivers in Bali which offers the visitors a chance to play hide & seek with the rushing waters. You can paddle along on an inflatable raft, engaging in teamwork and appreciating the natural beauty around.
5) Hot Air Balloon in Ubud
People don’t need much to be convinced for a visit to Bali. And since past one year, tourists to Bali are being treated to one more adventure option – Hot air balloon ride. Get onto the hot air balloon and enjoy the magnificent natural landscapes of Bali, as you fly over dense forests or terrace farms. However, there is a lot more to see from up above like beaches, volcano craters, temples, etc. All in all, this could be an epic ride in the sky!
6)ATV quad bike adventure
Looking for a challenging way to spend a couple of hours in Bali? Head to Northern Bali – Ubud – where an experienced instructor helps you navigate plantations, rice fields, road tracks or beautiful village settings on a powerful ATV (All-terrain vehicle)! You can ride up or go down a hill, explore the hidden gem of the spots on the island, riding the ATV. Don’t forget to listen to the instructor during the full safety briefing before the riding begins!
7) Snorkeling in Nusa penida
With some of the best natural ecosystems on the island, Nusa Penida also boasts of amazingly cheap snorkeling and diving options for tourists. In addition, you can go for swimming or just indulge in some sunbathing on the beach. Marine life like the Manta Ray and shark as well as beautiful coral reefs adds to the interesting quotient of this snorkeling paradise.