Sembalun Panorama Tour
This shorter tour will take a half day of your time, and allows you to experience the village with a local perspective. We will explore Sembalun on foot, visiting paddy fields, garlic plantations, local gardens such strawberry and fields filled with a myriad of vegetables, fruit, and red and white rice. We will chat with farmers, giving you an opportunity to ask questions and maybe even practice your Indonesian skills.
And then will continue to pusuk / hill of the sembalun village is where you can hang out for 1 hours before lunch. many monkeys can be seen from here with the best panoramic view.
We will then continue to the ancient village of Desa Beleq – the original village of Sembalun. There you can examine the architecture of our ancestors and listen to local myths and tales. If you are lucky you might even hear the local Gamelan group playing! After Desa Beleq we will take a beautiful, cool walk through the neighboring bamboo garden to a local house where we will watch traditional hand weaving. There, our Mothers will happily teach you traditional weaving techniques.
After experiencing the weaving process, you are welcome to purchase a sarong or small scarf as a gift for your family and friends back home. We will then return to base where you can relax from a very adventurous day.