27 days in Bali Itinerary

27 days in Bali Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bali trip maker

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  8 h 30 min
1
Ubud
— 9 nights
Ferry:  1 h
2
Nusa Lembongan
— 5 nights
Taxi:  1 h 45 min
3
Amed
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Kuta
— 9 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5 h
End: Bangkok

9
nights
Ubud

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ubud: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Seminyak), Taman Ayun Temple (in Mengwi) and Ulun Danu Beratan Temple (in Tabanan). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, take in the exciting artwork at Five Art Studio, make a trip to Tegalalang Rice Terrace, and appreciate the views at Kintamani Highland.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Ubud road trip planning tool.

Bangkok, Thailand to Ubud is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Central Indonesia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in May; daily highs in Ubud reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Nusa Lembongan.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari, Green Camp Bali, Taman Mumbul
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Spas
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park

5
nights
Nusa Lembongan

The island of Nusa Lembongan sits amidst swathes of calm, clear waters as well as some of the most notable surfing waves in the region.
Nusa Lembongan is known for wildlife, parks, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Devil's Tears, delve into the lush surroundings at Mangrove Forest Nusa Lembongan, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Nusa Lembongan sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Ubud to Nusa Lembongan takes an hour. In May in Nusa Lembongan, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Amed.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Devil's Tears ©
Devil's Tears

3
nights
Amed

A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
Change things up with a short trip to Guungan Hill in Candidasa (about 1h 05 min away). Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, contemplate the long history of Ujung Water Palace, take in the dramatic scenery at Jagasatru Waterfall, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Besakih Temple.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Amed road trip planning website.

Traveling by taxi from Nusa Lembongan to Amed takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. May in Amed sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kuta.

Things to do in Amed

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Karangasem, Mount Agung, USS Liberty Shipwreck, Guungan Hill
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Mount Agung ©
Mount Agung
Besakih Temple ©
Besakih Temple

9
nights
Kuta

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kuta: Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu), Cubby House Kids Club (in Seminyak) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). The adventure continues: cool off at Waterbom Bali, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pantai Sanur, kick back and relax at Seminyak Beach, and get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Kuta trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Amed to Kuta in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Kuta are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Seminyak, Denpasar, Jimbaran Bay, Uluwatu Temple, Dalem Kahyangan Temple
Highlights from your plan
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali

Similar Plans

31 days in Bali BY A USER FROM FRANCE April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 31 days in Bali BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 41 days in Bali BY A USER FROM JORDAN December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 31 days in Bali BY A USER FROM EGYPT March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 31 days in Bali BY A USER FROM EGYPT January, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: January, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 33 days in Bali BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 25 days in Thailand & Bali BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in Bali BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 7 days in Bali BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 15 days in Bali BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 25 days in Japan, Chiang Mai & Bali BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 56 days in Bali BY A USER FROM MAURITIUS December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans