At home in paradise

Culture and Nature, Shopping and Celebrating

Holiway Garden Resort & SPA offers you the possibility to discover a great variety of exciting things. Should it be green rice fields or colourful decorated temples, shopping in Ubud or a visit to a chocolate factory – our drivers will accompany you, in our air-conditioned cars, across the island and visit your desired destinations.   

We would have a great pleasure assisting you to plan your activities. Both German and English-speaking guides are at your service for excursions, hiking or bicycle tours. Many excursions can be combined with each other.

Here are some examples of the many excursions offered in our programme:


  • Royal tombs, Gunung Kawi and spring sanctuary Tirta Empul.
  • Buddist monastery and hot sulphur springs Banjar.
  • Excursion to the ancient royal city Karangasem with Tirta Gangga and Ujung water palace.
  • Ponjok Batu Temple
  • Batur Temple
  • Temple of the mother in Besakih
  • Ulun Danu Bratan


Nature and adventure

  • Volcano ascent at sunrise (Mt. Batur)
  • Waterfall trekking with rice fields in Sekumpul
  • Boat tour at sunrise and sunset (dolphin tour)
  • Yeh Mempeh in Les (waterfall)
  • Rice field walking tours
  • Rafting tour
  • White Sandy Beach
  • Elephant riding
  • Tropical winegrowing in Lovina



  • Ubud,optional withmonkey forest
  • Coffee and spice plantation
  • Chocoloate factory
  • Spice market in Bedugul
  • Native festivals and tradition
  • Local temple festivals (Galungan, Vollmond, Melasti)
  • Weddings, funerals
  • Ogoh-Ogoh processions and Nyepi
  • Tours through local crafts and skills (weaving, palm sugar production, sea salt extraction/production)