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Welcome to Laughing Buddha Bali Tours my name is Made and I am Balinese. I have been in tourism almost as long as I have been speaking. My first job was in the magical Sangeh Monkey Forest playing Bali traditional music "The Gambalan" to tourists...more
We recently had the pleasure of experiencing one of Made's tours. From the moment Made picked us up from our villa, we were confident that we were in the hands of someone who had a great knowledge of the Ubud region. We were taken to...More
Made took us on a sunrise hike up a volcano. We left early in the morning and hiked about 1.5 hours to the top of the volcano. The stars were incredible and at top we watched the sunrise over the city. It was an amazing...More
Date of experience: July 2018
trisandhya, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018
Hello Laelena & Lev,
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am so happy the experience was what you wished for under the sparkling stars. I am also happy you learnt so much about our special Baliense Hindu Culture. Safe tavel...More
Made is amazing! What a personal experience, he was so knowledgeable about everything Balinese. Highly recommend him as your personal guide through Tirta Empul, as he guides you through a traditional prayer and through the holy water bathing ritual. He spoiled us and also took...More
Date of experience: May 2018
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trisandhya, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018
I am so happy you enjoy the process of our Holy Purification Tour. It is so nice that you took the time to write a review and describe your experience. Thank you for recommending my Laughing Buddha Bali Tours. blessings Made
My husband and I did a tour yesterday with Laughing Buddha Bali Tours which was amazing. The tour driver/owner, Made picked us up from Seminyak, drove us to Sangeh via Ubud and took us to a number of destinations, including the Sangeh Rainforest where we...More
Date of experience: April 2018
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trisandhya, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018
Thank you for writing about our special tour. It makes me happy when my guests enjoy the secret part of Bali. See you again soon. Safe travels from Made.
Made was a truly wonderful guide. We visited the Tirta Empul temple with Made and he takes you early in the morning so that you are there without any other tourists (literally). This made it a very special experience. We also did the sunrise volcano...More
Date of experience: March 2018
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Made K, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018
I had so much fun with you and Jo Jo on tour. I love it when I am asked lots of questions about my culture. I enjoy sharing my knowledge about Bali's interesting Hindu Culture. Safe travel back to America. from Made.
Reading the many wonderful reviews about Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, I knew we would be in good hands, and I could not have been happier with our experience. After touring through Bali for about a week and a half, we booked the half day Tirta...More
Date of experience: January 2018
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Made K, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018
Thank you very much for your kindness for you write me such a beautiful review about your tour with Laughing Buddha Bali Tours. I appreciate so much that you take the time to write on tripadvisor. Also I feel so blessed to have...More
Made is a wonderful tour guide with a passion and wealth of knowledge about Bali. Trekking Mt Batur and visiting the holy water temple were amazing experiences and definitely the highlight of my trip!More
Date of experience: January 2018
trisandhya, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018
Hello Fran, I am so happy you had a fun time trekking. It is important to give the offerings and pray at the top of the Mountain. It was great we could see our active happy Mount Agung from the top. I am so happy...More
One of the most amazing experiences I have had in my life, and made all the greater by Made. What an incredible man he is and so kind and knowledgable and the perfect person to experience such a spiritual awakening with. I recommend Made and...More
Date of experience: November 2017
trisandhya, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2017
It was so wonderful to host you and Tabitha because you were so interested in the culture and you respect the tradition too.
It is very kind that you make time to write such lovely words. Be safe and happy and see...More
From the moment he arrived with a bouquet of hand picked flowers, a big smile and a full itinerary for the day, I knew we were in excellent hands with Made (pronounced maa-day) as our tour Guide in Bali. His website offers several unique adventures...More
Date of experience: October 2017
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trisandhya, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017
Hello Shareen and Greg,
Thank you for such a wonderful review.
I had so much fun and enjoyed talking about the Bali Culture, I am so happy when you ask questions. See you next time you are in Bali. from Made.
I came to Bali solo, and wanted an authentic experience visiting the Tirta Empul water temple. The tour I received from Made far exceeded my expectations. He provided a sarong, towel, offerings, along with the locker rental and entry free. Instead of just jumping into...More
Date of experience: August 2017
Made K, Owner at Laughing Buddha Bali Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2017
Thank you for writing so nice words on my Tripadvisor.
I enjoy showing very special places and hope you learn many things about Bali and tradition.
We are waiting for you next to time to stay at Tri Sandhya Villa too. keep happy and safe...More