BALI // UNTAMED HEART // FAQs
WHEN DOES THE RETREAT START AND END?
The retreat will begin at dinner time on January 18th. We expect our rooms to be available by 3 pm that day. The retreat will end on January 27th in Ubud.
WHAT IS OUR AGENDA?
We are spending 7 luxurious days in Sukawati at the Floating Leaf resort (http://balifloatingleaf.com). On January 24th we will transfer to the mountains of Ubud and spend our last 4 days at Soulshine (http://www.soulshinebali.com).
WHAT IS THE DEPOSIT? IS IT REFUNDABLE?
A non-refundable/non-transferable $500 deposit will reserve your spot. Payment is due in full 90 days prior to retreat.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE RETREAT PRICE?
Daily yoga/meditation classes & props; evening satsang; breakfast, lunch, & dinner; fresh tropical fruits and filtered water; airport transfers; and wifi.
Planned activities include: a secret waterfall trip (shhhh!) including a visit to the Ulun Danu water temple & exploration of a traditional market; learn to make canang sari, or a traditional offering basket; cooking class followed by lunch; volcano tour; sound healing; cultural dinner; 1hr spa treatment (Balinese Massage or Head/Scalp treatment including head and neck massage).
WHICH AIRPORT SHOULD I FLY INTO?
You will fly in and out of Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport, also known as Denpasar International Airport.
HOW LONG IS THE FLIGHT? WHEN SHOULD I ARRIVE AND DEPART?
It takes over a day of travel from the US to Bali. Bali is 16 hours ahead of Alaska Standard Time. You will most likely need to depart the US by January 16th to arrive on the 18th. Schedule your flight itinerary so you land no later than 12 pm on January 18th and depart no earlier than 9 pm on January 27th.
DO I NEED A VISA?
You can pick up your visa on Arrival for $35 US. Your visa is valid for 30 days and extendable (once for 30 days).
WHAT IS THE CURRENCY? HOW DO I EXCHANGE MY MONEY?
The Balinese currency is Indonesian Rupiah (IDR). US currency cannot be used. Money changers in Bali can be found at the airport and in and around Bali’s major cities and resort areas in identified kiosks, which will accept your ATM debit card. Please note that you will receive your money prior to your card coming out of the machine. Don't leave your card in the machine!
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
Airfare from US to Bali, tips, incidentals, alcoholic beverages or specialty drinks, additional activities outside of the planned activities (see above).