AYANA unveils exclusive new “Bali Cultural Experience” package
AYANA Hotels, Asia’s leading independently owned hospitality brand, is offering guests a glimpse into Balinese daily life with an exclusive, new Bali Cultural Experience Package. The three-night package includes five-star accommodations, a guided tour of Jimbaran’s famous markets, a professional cooking lesson at RIMBA’s Scenography Cooking School, authentic Balinese dining experiences and a traditional Kecak dance performance.
Guests staying at AYANA’s flagship resort, AYANA Resort and Spa, BALI, sister resort, RIMBA Jimbaran BALI by AYANA and the ultra-luxe The Villas at AYANA Resort, BALI will have an opportunity to venture beyond Bali’s famed white sand beaches and emerald rice paddies and explore the “Island of the Gods” through a local culinary lens. With the new Bali Cultural Experience Package, guests will explore the stalls of fresh fruit, local delicacies, hand-woven textiles and traditional handiworks of Jimbaran’s vibrant markets, and then return to the hotel, where they will learn to prepare authentic Balinese dishes using the island’s fresh exotic produce at RIMBA’s professional Scenography Cooking School.
The package also includes a dining experience at Kampoeng Bali, AYANA’s restaurant set within a traditionally styled Balinese village, featuring a traditional culinary buffet historically enjoyed by Balinese royalty. The evening will conclude with a Sunset Ritual followed by Kecak performance, a form of Balinese dance and music developed in the 1930s.
The package includes daily breakfast at Padi or To’ge Restaurant for guests staying at AYANA Resort and Spa, BALI and RIMBA Jimbaran BALI by AYANA, and at DAVA Restaurant for guests staying at The Villas at AYANA.
The new Bali Cultural Experience Package is priced from US$273 per night at RIMBA Jimbaran BALI by AYANA, US$352 per night at AYANA Resort and Spa, BALI and US$813 per night at The Villas at AYANA (exclusive of taxes and service charges).
This luxurious resort located in stunning southern Bali is a unique award-winning destination for leisure and business travelers alike, whether they seek an intimate couples’ retreat, a fantasy family playground, an awe-inspiring event venue or state-of-the-art business retreat facilities. With a name meaning “place of refuge” in Sanskrit, the tropical-elegant AYANA Resort and Spa, BALI and The Villas by AYANA is situated on the 225-acre Karang Mas Estate, perched above majestic Jimbaran Bay, seven miles from Ngurah Rai International Airport. Chic RIMBA Jimbaran BALI by AYANA, with a name meaning “forest”, nestles nearby on 20 acres of lush gardens within the same estate. Together they offer 78 private pool villas, 693 guest rooms and suites, 12 pools, 19 restaurants and bars, 15 wedding venues, 19 MICE and meeting venues and much more, all accessible by complimentary shuttle service, together with stunning design details and unsurpassed service and amenities, including extensive spa and recreational facilities.