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Contact Person : Kadek Poneil
E-mail : kadek_poneil@yahoo.com

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whatsapp : +6281 8055 58534
Mobile : +6281 3385 94040
Fri, November - 15 - 2019

Welcome to bali essential tours with bali driver

A very warm welcome to bali essential tours. We invite you to come and experience the real Bali with Bali driver and his Bali driver team, as your private driver and tour guide. Kadek Poneil and his Bali driver team all have local knowledge and experience to give you a unique insight to the fabulous island of Bali. You can choose from a long list of fantastic Bali destinations or your Bali tour can be tailor made to meet your needs.

Experience the 'real Bali' with bali tour guide

Catering to the more sophisticated traveler, Bali essential tours and their Bali driver team are here to show you the real Bali, we will take you off the beaten track into the real heart of Bali where you will see the Balinese people still living their traditional way of life in harmony with their natural environment. Let us take you on a journey of discovery through rural Bali. Explore 'real Bali' through Bali tour and Bali tour guide.

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Testimonial

An enjoyable experience that was safe and secure for myself and teenage children. Our driver Popol was friendly and knowledgable and always made us feel welcomed. Good value and able to benefit from his local knowledge. We were able to see many things and enjoyed our trips. , Fiona ( Australian )

Just have a look at the photo ,what you see is what you get- friendly,honest,happy and speaks great English .Number one tour guide in Bali by far. , Neville riseley ( Australian )

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OUR PRICE

Full Day Tour : IDR 600.000 - 700.000 (USD 50 - 55)
Half Day Tour : IDR 400.000 - 450.000
the rate quoted,above include :
  • the car
  • driver
  • gasoline/petrol
  • sarong for visiting the temple
  • parking fees.
please note that all your entrance fees to places of interest, attractions ,donations and your meals are not included,

Goa Gajah (elephant Cave)

Welcome to Gua Gajah (Elephant Cave) which is located in west side of Bedulu countryside, Blah Batuh Sub district and Gianyar Regency. It is about 27 km from Denpasar town. This cave is built at crevasse edge from the federation of 2 rills that is called Pangkung River , where the irrigation is mixed with Petanu River flow. The federation area of two rivers is called Campuhan/Mixture. It owns the magical energy on the basis of Rwabineda Concept/two different matters on this basic concept hence Gua Gajah (Elephant Cave) is intentionally built among two rivers.

The word of Gua Gajah is anticipated coming from the word of Lwa Gajah, the name of Buddhist Temple or hermitage for Buddhist monk. The Gua Gajah's name is written on Negarakeertagama papyrus which is compiled by Mpu Prapanca on 1365 M. Lwa or Lwah/loh mean the river and it reflect to the meaning that the hermitage is located at Gajah River or in Air Gajah. In the year inscription 944 Saka, it is mentioned with the name of ‘ser ring Air Gajah' that is meaning the Subak leader in Air Gajah. The word has mentioned that the hermitage of Lwa Gajah is located in Subak Air Gajah.

There is a relief which is almost looking like the form of mountain on the entrance of this cave. It was carved many designed on the relief like grove with the stick, close leaf, animal for example forest pig, tortoise and specters. The cave mouth is decorated by the bas-relief with the eye turn around to the right or west side. There is an article letter of Kediri type from the early of 11 century was written on the wall left side or east side. There is a pool (Patirthaan) as a place to take the holy Tirtha water for Hindu ceremony which is located in the middle of the cave courtyard. This Holy Pool is previously piled up by land and it has been found on 1954 by Krijgsman from the Ancient Department. The Holy pool is equipped by the statue douche which is parallel arranged in two groups.

Since it is appointed as tourist destination, Gua Gajah is many visited by tourist everyday due to it is strategically located on the main road Ubud – Kintamani. Kintamani Volcano Tour is one of the famous land tour in Bali usually put this tourist destination on the tour itinerary. It was well completed by public facilities like toilet, parking area and souvenir shops available.