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Mayong Village Tracking Experience

| Mayong Village, 81153, Indonesia
+62 823-4071-9179
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A long-overdue rave about Mayong Village Tracking Experience and Artana & Ria

I am so chagrined that we took this tour a full year ago and I'm just getting around to writing a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Carlos, California
Unique insight into Balinese culture with highly personable hosts

A wonderful and unique experience. By far the best trip we have done in all of our three visits to... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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MAYONG VILLAGE TRACKING EXPERIENCE ( MVTE -Walking Tour) is helping you to get the Local Experience by visiting our Loving family home (Artana and Ria),North Bali. The "Local Experience" walking tour with Artana: After arriving at the meeting point (Artana and Ria's Home) we can Discuss any special requirements for you and your group in regarding to Lunch (optional),dietary need for example if you are vegetarian or have any allergies etc. While i take you on the walking tour of the local area, my wife Ria will go to the local markets to buy any ingredients she needs to prepare our lunch. The walking tour will be for around 3 hours and you will experience the local countryside and ricefield which includes everything nature can provide,tropical fruits,vegetables,herbs and spices all serviced by an amazing network of irrigation. you can observe the Local way of life,the people,their places and the traditional daily offerings and ceremonies. following the walking tour we will return to our home for lunch which has been prepared by my wife Ria, she is an excellent cook and all the food is made with Love. The "Local experience "lunch by Ria: A home made authentic Balinese lunch prepare by Ria will be waiting for us on our arrival after the walking tour. Of course it is all cooked by western standards and will include the Authentic Bumbu Bali(Balinese food ingredients)fresh produce from the local markets and absolutely free of MSG ( monosodium glutamate). A special moment, while you enjoy your lunch, Ria will accompany you and chit chat all about the meal you have, our family, local life, etc. Hope you will have a special holiday in local experience with us. Please directly contact to us via E mail for more information about possibility, Price etc. We will answer your E mail as soon as possible. Thank you for your Pay attention and cooperate. We welcome you to visit our Home. Warm Regards Artana and Ria
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| Mayong Village, 81153, Indonesia
+62 823-4071-9179
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am so chagrined that we took this tour a full year ago and I'm just getting around to writing a review. I am so grateful that I found out about Artana and Ria's "company" on TripAdviser last year, and booked 4 spots for my...More

Thank AmyCalGal
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A wonderful and unique experience. By far the best trip we have done in all of our three visits to Bali. For the first time, we gained real insight into, and understanding of, Balinese culture and way of life. We highly recommend that anyone who...More

Thank Alirick
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The mayong trekking tour was a nice break from the more touristic attractions of Bali. The path is well chosen and leads through beautiful rice fields and local villages. We rested at a local farmer's house, they served fresh coconut and some very tasty rice...More

Thank RahelZe
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Putu and Ria Artana are two lovely people who are dedicated to their jobs. Putu will take you on a stunning walk trough the beautiful ricefields. We were with our own group of 16 persons. It is a private tour. Any groupsize is possible. He...More

Thank Jan-Willem S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I did this tour with my parents, sister and brother. Because we couldn't come in the morning, I asked Putu if it was possible to do first the lunch and after the lunch the walk. I was very happy that this was possible! The lunch...More

Thank selmaganzevoort
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Our group did the Mayong Village Tracking Experience recently. We were a mixed group of regular Bali visitors and first timers. I think we would all happily say it was one of the highlights of our trip. Artana took us on a walk through the...More

Thank EGH
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this trip. The trek takes you off the main streets and into the village and countryside where Putu shows and explains so much about the traditions, beliefs and ways of working. We will always think of 'rice/nasi' differently now that we understand the...More

Thank Julia H
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Trekking with Artana through Mayong is a wonderful learning experience about Bali's culture. He is explaining plenty of details about nature, people and religions using nice metaphors and examples like the different meaning and words for rice, which in our Western world is just 'rice'......More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Very informative and great tour! Excellent lunch afterwards! Absolutely recommended! You will see some of the original Bali culture.

2  Thank Rudolf v
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

It's really a must do when you are in Bali! Beautiful walk with Putu with magnificent views and then the best lunch ever made by Ria 😋

3  Thank Mieketrien
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I am staying in Ubud for 3 or 4 days in late October of 2017. How and who do I contact regarding this tour?
13 April 2017|
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Response from artana_ria | Property representative |
Hello Jonnie S, Contact us via e mail for more detail information.