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Bali Bintang Tour
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Owner description: Welcome to Bali Bintang Tour, Bali’s Premier Cycling and Adventure Tour Company. Balinese owned and operated, we are excited to continue expanding from Cycling tours or bike tours to Volcano Trekking, Rafting and Special Interest tours while offering impeccable service with integrity, safety and of course FUN for everyone!If you’re reading this right now, it means that you’re looking for a fun and exciting way to see the Bali off the beaten tourist path. You know that there is more to experiencing Bali than just the crowds and tour busses, hanging at the bars in Kuta, or the head spinning shopping frenzy… and yet you haven’t figured out exactly where to go to get the insider’s peek at rural village life and the beautiful backdrop of Bali’s countryside. Biking and Trekking in Bali is one of the BEST and most UNFORGETTABLE ways to explore the people, the land and the Balinese way of life.
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Reviewed 20 May 2014

amazing views, superfriendly guides and riding downhill was great! One of the best daytrips we had on Bali!

Thank Anne-Mieke D
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agusdarmadi, Pemilik at Bali Bintang Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2014

Dear Anne-Mieke D,

Thank you for your time to wrote this great review for us, we greatly appreciate it. We so happy when we know you are satisfied with our tour and service and we believe your review will help us to represent how our tour is. Hope we can meet you again. Cheers

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Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the mountain cycling tour. Riding through the paddy fields, the villages, visiting a local's home shows the thoughtfulness of the people who planned this trail.

John our guide was knowledgeable, cheerful, patient and kind.

The lunch was also quite delicious. Highly recommended if you want to see the real Bali :)

PS: if u like to go spinning classes at the gyms, you will love this! It's a real work out, man!!!

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agusdarmadi, Pemilik at Bali Bintang Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2014

Dear prisseah,

Thank you for your time to wrote this great and detailed review for us. We so happy you enjoyed your tour with us. We believe your review will helps us to represent our tour to another traveler. Hope we can meet you again. Cheers

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Reviewed 16 May 2014

Thankyou to Wayan Oke for leading this bike tour from Kintimani to Ubud. His excellent communication and enthusiasm for his work made the journey a really pleasant experience. At the top of the mountain the air is really cool and after the journey you only feel the heat on the outskirts of Ubud. The total journey is 37 km and the after ride food was very very good and the visit to the Traditional Balinese village was most interesting. Our driver Ketut drove the "sag wagon" and was there to pick up tired riders and to protect us from the small amount of traffic. This ride is well suited to the infrequent rider and anyone of non-athletic ability is able to do the ride. There are some short but steep hills but mostly it was pleasant downhill. Both Ketut & Oke should be looked after well by their company and we all tipped them afterwards. My only complaint was the average condition of the bikes but this did not matter as we were followed by spare bicycles in a car. As an experienced long distance cyclist I suggest you screw up your brakes before the downhill and ensure your seat height is correct (this saves leg energy). I really enjoyed this ride and recommend it to any one.

Thank Marcus Antony L
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agusdarmadi, Pemilik at Bali Bintang Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2014

Dear Marcus Antony L,

Thank you for your time to wrote this great and detailed review for us, we greatly appreciate it especially for your suggestion both for our company and another traveler. We do hope your review will help us to represent how our tour is to another traveler and we do hope we can meet you again. Again, thank you so much for your great and detailed review. Cheers

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Reviewed 11 May 2014

I went on the cycle trip on May 6, what a day i had. We had 6 people in our group and once everyone was picked up and we on out way to Kintamani our car was full of laughter all the way.I was Poppa of the group a young 60..... the rest kids lol.After breakfast at the top we set off, through villages and communities stopping at traditional village.an easy down hill ride , hardly had to pedal and the two short steep bits i pushed the bike up only a few hundred mtrs in total.
The rice fields we,re great cept Poppa fell off bike into rice paddy ( not everyone does that hehe).
Just a little scratch on my forehead and leg which Love our leader tended to with ointments and plasters.He was awsum. onwards to the bottom and we had a fantastic lunch,and afterwards we were dropped back at our hotels.
All in all it was a great day with a great group of mixed nationalities and they all looked after Poppa. If any of them read this a big thankyou.
i recommended this trip tow a couple at the hotel and they loved it. I cant recommend it enough,anyone reading this please do the ride it was the highlight of my holiday.
A big thankyou to Bintang tours and love.

Geoff Abel NZ

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agusdarmadi, Pemilik at Bali Bintang Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2014

Dear Geoff A,

Thank you for your time to wrote this great and detailed review for us, we greatly appreciate it especially you also recommending us to all the guest you met in the hotel. Our pleasure to give you all of our best, and we so happy when you really enjoyed our tour and service. Again, thank you so much for your time. We do hope we can meet you again, cheers

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Reviewed 2 May 2014 via mobile

I absolutely enjoyed this activity 100%. The day starts with a stop over at family run coffee plantation where they offer complimentary teas, coffee and chocolate that they themselves make. There is an option to buy Luwak coffee for 50,00 Idr but it is not pushed if you don't want to. They also have a little shop where you can buy some teas,coffees etc. Then you jump back in the car and go about 20mins more uphill to stop for a photo opportunity of the volcano. A little drive later you arrive to have tea/coffee and banana fritters for lunch which is included in the price. Then off for the bike ride, the guides assist you in picking a bike and help with adjusting the seat if needed, they also give you a bottle of water. A van follows your group as you cycle with more water an also will take your bike a let you jump in as there is a couple of large hills to cycle up towards the end. The down hill cycle was exhilarating as at some points you can pick up good speed but it is also peaceful through the villages and enjoying the scenery. The guide stops at various places for photos and also to give information on their rice paddy fields. It was wonderful seeing people go about their everyday work and life and the children all wave and say hello. At the end you finish with a three course lunch, tea/coffee and water, included in the price. I could not recommend this activity enough!

Thank Kacie S
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agusdarmadi, Pemilik at Bali Bintang Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2014

Dear Kacie S,

Thank you for your time to wrote this great and detailed review for us, we greatly appreciate it. We believe your detailed review will help us to represent our tour to another traveler here. Again, thank you so much for your time. Hope we can meet you again. Cheers

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