Uncover the treasures of Bali from your luxurious hideaway. A haven of adventure, Anantara Seminyak lets travellers uncover the unique allure of this paradise through sensational journeys. Delve deep into the fascinating culture or explore the heights and depths of the island.
Ayung River Rafting
Navigate the longest river in Bali with an experienced rafting guide. Over 45 rapids offer an exhilarating journey through unspoilt rainforest. Gaze at the many colonies of monkeys that inhabit the area and hear birdsong from a myriad of species.
Magnificent waterfalls frame lush forest full of indigenous plants and animals. Admire the cliffside stone carvings as you travel down this 12-kilometre adrenaline-filled ride.
Set off early on a full day quest to the ascend Mount Batur. Standing 1,717 metres above sea level, this volcano offers a marvellous view for adventurers who reach the top. Trek to the rim of the volcanic cone to peer into the crater of the last eruption, in 2000.
On your way back down, see the paths of black lava that flowed down the mountain during the first and second eruptions of the volcano.
Depart by night for Bali’s highest mountain, Mount Agung. A sacred spot for Balinese Hindus, this mountain is believed to be a replica of Mount Meru and the centre of the universe. Staggering views as far as Lombok await at sunrise. See Bali from 3,142 metres high.
Rural ATV and Butterfly Park Experience
Get a glimpse of the real Bali with a thrilling ATV adventure. Explore lush rice paddies before driving through the jungle with a dip in the natural hot springs along the way. Visit a rustic famer’s home to understand how locals live.
Stunning scenery provides a perfect vista for a scenic lunch before heading to the butterfly park. Watch these colourful insects alight on exotic plants and learn more about the butterflies native to Bali.
Scuba Diving Adventure
Dive into the Indian Ocean to embrace an aquatic world of wonder. Vibrant coral life and swarming schools of fish pass by as you search the depths of this underwater world. Seek out the elusive pygmy sea horse, which can be found off the shores of Bali. Or explore the wreck of the US Liberty cargo ship, one of the world’s top 15 dive sites.
Bali Sunset Tour
Take in the impressive south coast of the island at the most romantic time of day. The beautiful rice terraces unfold across Canggu and the sacred Tanah Lot Temple is worth a visit. Soak up the natural beauty of coastal cliffs. The white sandy beaches of Padang-Padang, Dreamland and Balangan offer stunning photo sites.
Stop at Uluwatu Temple to experience a breathtaking sunset and watch a traditional kecak dance performance. Dinner at a Jimbaran seafood restaurant completes your sunset experience.
Wild Dolphin Boat Trip
Be transported by boat to Lovina Beach in the north. The resident dolphins that play here every morning before sunrise are a marvellous site to behold as the day begins. Watch these graceful creatures arc gracefully over the waves, attracted by the large shrimp population in the area.
Savour a delicious lunch before sightseeing around northern Bali, taking in the Gitgit waterfall and the impressive Ulun Danu Temple.
Tour the central chain of Bali’s volcanoes, passing incredible scenery. Visit the Pura Sada temple, an old dynastic sanctuary for the Royal family of Mengwi. Admire the rice terraces on the road to Blimbing and walk through the lush area of Jatiluwih before a leisurely lunch.
Dive north to view the velvet-like mountain slopes before turning to east to the breath-taking valleys and coffee plantations of Munduk. The Kebun Raya Eka Karya botanical gardens offer 155 hectares of tropical rainforest to explore to end your day.
Barong Dance and Kintamani Tour
Watch a famous Balinese drama about the fight of good against evil at Batubulan. Travel on to Celuk to pore over the best gold and silver by local craftsmen and then see wood carving in Mas. Tampaksiring’s holy spring is a beautiful stop where you can enjoy the cleansing waters.
Lunch at Kintamani, on the slopes of Mount Batur. A journey full of culture and local history.
Besakih Temple and Scenic East Tour
This heritage tour takes in a number of impressive temples and historical sites of interest with staggering views. Marvel over Bali’s largest temple – Besakih, with its terraces levels on the slopes of Mount Agung.
Tenganan, an original Balinese Aga village, preserves ways of life that have changed little through the years. Beaches and bat caves offer diverse points of interest on your tour.
Jatiluwih Culture Tour
Immerse yourself in Hindu Balinese culture on this spectacular tour. Ascend Mount Batukaru to visit Pura Luhur, the ancestral temple of the former Tabanan rulers, set amidst tropical forest. Continue on to Jatiluwih’s lush terraced rice fields.
Visit a 17th century village near Mengwi, renowned for producing some of Bali’s best sandstone carvings. Glimpse authentic village life at Pejaten and view traditional roof tile and ceramic production.
Taman Nusa Cultural Park Experience
Offering a wonderful educational experience, the Taman Nusa cultural park displays the traditional houses of many different islands in the Indonesian archipelago. From the Stone Age to modern day, these houses tell a story of Bali, along with traditional dances and handicrafts.
The tour concludes with a visit to the museum which houses a vast array of indigenous items from across Indonesia, including batik work and shadow puppets.
Ubud Art, Culture and Nature Tour
Renowned as the cultural and artistic heart of Bali, Ubud is set amongst verdant rice paddies and steep ravines. Explore this charming village and watch a captivating Barong dance. Travel on to Celuk and Batuan to marvel at the unique crafts and beautiful paintings.
Explore the fascinating elephant cave archaeological site and also the Ubud Royal Palace, which features traditional Balinese houses and a vibrant art market.
Denpasar and Bird Park Tour
The capital of Bali since 1958 and originally a market town, Denpasar is now a bustling blend of old and new. Find some of the island’s best art at Werdhi Nudya Art Centre – a shrine to Balinese culture.
Explore the Bali Museum’s display of Balinese architecture styles as well as the Bali Safari and Marine Park, home to over 250 exotic bird species, the largest collection of birds of paradise and the famous komodo dragon.
Bali is famous on the world’s surfing circuit and one look at the Indian Ocean’s waves will tell you why. Master the skills and technique needed to ride the waves, with professional lessons for beginners offered by the experts of at Legian Beach, where the waves provide perfect conditions for first timers.
Begin your Indonesian culinary education with a trip to the local market. Layer textures and flavours with guidance from our expert chef. Enjoy your delicious creations for lunch with your toes in the sand. Bring home your new skills, recipes, a Spice Spoons shopping bag, apron, chopping board and certificate.
Traditional Thai Herbal Compress Workshop
Connect with local culture through this spa workshop. Let our highly trained therapists feed your knowledge with tips on medicinal herbs and their potent powers. Uncover the intricacies of the traditional herbal compress for a unique island spa experience. Mondays 4.00 pm – 5.00 pm.
Management Cocktail Party
Socialise with our management and fellow guests at our Friday evening party. Conversation flows as the sun sets on Seminyak beach. Partake in a cocktail making contest with the best blends being rewarded. Great prizes are on offer for budding mixologists.
Get an energetic start to the day at our well-equipped fitness centre. Our trained staff will guide you through a personalised workout or you can work up a sweat on your own. Treadmills, free weights, bicycles and a range of strength-training and cardio equipment mean there’s plenty to keep you on track on holiday.
Float along our infinity edge swimming pool as you soak up tranquil ocean views. Swim a few laps to invigorate you in the morning or simply lounge in the sunshine as you sip on a refreshing drink.
Indulge in exotic wellness journeys in the soothing confines of Anantara Spa. The freshest indigenous ingredients are harnessed to deliver enriching therapies in our relaxing treatment rooms. Surrender to the expert touch of our therapists for hours of bliss.
Trawl through the designer boutiques, international surf stores and quirky smaller shops for a fantastic shopping experience. Seminyak offers a treasure trove of options to indulge your fashion habit.
Fine jewellery is also on offer from the House of Jemme, set right next to the rice paddies and hand-crafted silver and gold pieces can also be found in this shopper’s paradise.
A must-visit dining destination, food lovers will savour the gastronomic scene of Seminyak. Notable figures from the culinary world can be found here. Whether you fancy Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Thai, Mexican or innovative Indonesian fusion dishes, you won’t be disappointed with the sheer range and quality of the food on offer.
Dazzling galleries and stylish boutiques are complemented by the chic city hangouts for nightowls in Seminyak. Chat over cocktails in an elegant lounge. Dance to the beat of international DJs in sophisticated clubs that open until dawn.
Dine and drink in contemporary spots after dark. With a lively atmosphere in a stunning location, there’s plenty of entertainment for all tastes.