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Address: Nusa Dua, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 818-0555-8534
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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My name is Kadek Poneil, I am a native Balinese person and speak fluent...

My name is Kadek Poneil, I am a native Balinese person and speak fluent English, our business is called Bali Essential Tours we have been operating for 15 years. We can carry a group up to 25 people at one time for tours to anywhere in Bali including special and well known attractions to see and experience the real Bali culture. For tours we pickup and return to Hotel.

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Fantastic Experience!

My Aunty & I pre-booked a day tour with Kadek @ Bali Essential Tours. We had the most amazing time! Visited beautiful sites and gained a lot of fun memories. Kadek truly made our... read more

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My Aunty & I pre-booked a day tour with Kadek @ Bali Essential Tours. We had the most amazing time! Visited beautiful sites and gained a lot of fun memories. Kadek truly made our day-my Aunty Pam (who is getting on in age) loves him. We had so much fun and laughter & Kadek was central to this. Any of... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We truly recommend to book this tour. We had a great time, visited what was of interest for us, enjoyed the company of Kadek, which was a great guide. He took us to a traditional village and temple outside the touristic area, which where quite a gem. He explained us the Hindu traditions and offered us an insight of true... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We booked airport pick up and drop off as well as a day tour, and a transfer from Seminyak accommodation to Ubud accommodation, all prior to the trip by email. Kadek was very helpful and easy to book via email. For all these trips, the drivers were friendly, courteous, and considering the traffic in Bali were always on time. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Easy to organise via whatsapp. Kadek was very quick with his responses. We spent the day with Asta. Great guy and great driver. Very knowledgeable. His English was great! Thank you.

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

My girlfriend and I contacted Kadek, around three months before making it to Bali. His replies were quick and the reservations were done in a really efficient manner. In our two weeks in Bali we hired the services of Bali Essential Tours a total of four times, and we think we could not have had better value for money to... More 

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Coogee, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I spent the day with Katut, by far the most experience, knowledgable tour guide we have ever had, he has a degree in history and actually is,was a teacher of English to local school kids, he made us feel so comfortable throughout the whole day, took us to the local markets and was so helpful.. such a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Reserved a tour as a couple in October. Reservation process was extremely efficient. Easy communication via E-Mail. Our driver picked us up from our hotel in Nusa Dua, since this is where the company is also located. As previously stated by others, he honestly told us about the different entry prices of the different events (e.g. monkey forest). From our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We got Adi as our driver. We just had the most pleasurable drive to Ubud. He was so knowledgeable about the various places. We have young children so he altered our tour to suit their needs.

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2 Thank Akanksha K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Not only they adapted to my schedule (pick up and drop off time) but they organized the tour around my interests. Adi, my guide, was more knowledgeable than expected. I had a crash course on Bali history, religion and culture. And they're a lot cheaper that the competition. A no brainer!

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

This is our second time with this tour company and nothing has changed. It's like a friend showing you around. Our first tour this time was with two other couples on their first trip to Bali. Kadek is an excellent and fun guide. took all of us to the usual places, Traditional Balinese Dancing, Waterfall, Elephant riding, excellent choice of... More 

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