Bali, Air/8 Nights, From $1,892
Explore the rich culture and wild beauty of Indonesia’s tropical island paradise.
The Real Deal Round-trip airfare to Bali on Singapore Airlines; five nights in southern Bali at Parigata Resort; three nights in Ubud at Sahadewa Resort; breakfast daily; a full-day tour to see traditional Balinese dancers, the wood-carvers of Kemenuh, the active volcano of Mount Batur, and the silversmiths of Celuk; all transfers; hotel taxes; and fuel surcharges; from $1,892, including estimated airport taxes and fees of $115.
When Sept. 1–Nov. 30, 2011 ($1,892); add from $67 for Aug. 16–31; from $397 now through Aug. 15; from $475 for Dec. 1–31.
Gateways San Francisco and L.A. ($1,892); add from $150 for New York City and Houston; additional gateways available.
The Fine Print Does not include a $25 visa fee, paid upon arrival in Bali. Based on double occupancy; single supplement is from $408 Sept. 1–Nov. 30, from $462 now through Aug. 31, and from $525 Dec. 1–31. Read these guidelines before you book any Real Deal.
Book By No deadline; based on availability.
Contact Sayang Holidays, 888/472-9264, sayangholidays.com.
Why It’s a Deal A recent search on Kayak showed that the lowest round-trip airfare between San Francisco and Bali starts at $1,321 with taxes for travel in mid-September (Singapore Airlines). Add to that $375 per person, including tax, for five nights at Parigata Resort and $210 per person for three nights at Sahadewa Resort, and you’d be paying $1,906 for just the airfare and accommodations. For $14 less than that, this package covers the flight, eight nights’ accommodations, daily breakfast, a full-day tour, all transfers, and all taxes and fees.
More An additional set of cultural tours—two half-days and one full-day—is available for $135 per person. Extend your stay at Sahadewa Resort starting from $80 per person per night, based on double occupancy. Upgrade your accommodations starting from $104 per person.
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