Bali has proved to be one of the best destinations for honeymooners as it is an all-in-one place. Bali is a province in Indonesia that is not only famous for its beach sites but also for its temples, culture, and umpteen places to explore Just like every new couple, Devyash and his wife wanted to plan an ideal honeymoon and they were successful in doing it by booking a honeymoon package with TravelTriangle. They had an unbelievable experience in Bali in May and would like to share how did their honeymoon go to future travelers. So, get ready to hear the story of Devyash and his wife in their own words.
I got married in February so I and my wife were looking for a honeymoon package on the internet. We were clear that we wanted Bali to be our honeymoon destination because it is a full package place that not only lets you explore the beaches but also the temples and natural beauty. While searching for an ideal package on the internet, we came across TravelTriangle that provided customization in the packages. This was the thing that we were looking for as we wanted to include selected places and they let us do that. So, without any hesitation, we finalized a package with the agent and laced up our boots for our excursion.
Details Of Our Bali Honeymoon Vacation
Trip Type: Honeymoon
Cost: INR 56,500
Duration: 6 Nights & 7 Days
Inclusion: Hotels, Villa, Breakfast, Airport Transfers, Travel Insurance, Sightseeing, Welcome Cake, Candle-Lit Dinner, & Activities
Exclusion: Lunch, Dinner, Airfare, Visa, & Personal Expenses
Take A Sneak Peek In Our Bali Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival & transfer to the hotel
Day 2: Full-Day Kintamani & Ubud Tour
Day 3: Bali’s Mother Temple Tour
Day 4: Bali Safari & Marine Park
Day 5: Uluwatu Tour & Kecak Dance
Day 6: Water Sport Activities
Day 7: Departure
Weather In Bali In May
April marks the beginning of the dry season and thus Bali weather in May is just perfect to explore the places and indulge in water activities. Bali temperature in May ranges from 23 degrees Celsius to 33 degrees Celsius which creates an ideal atmosphere for sightseeing. Moreover, there are chances to witness a little bit of rainfall that makes the weather even more pleasant and perfect for clicking photographs. This, along with cheap rates of hotels and restaurants, makes May the best time to travel to Bali.
All The Places That We Explored In Bali In May
We have listed all the places that we covered on our Bali honeymoon trip along with umpteen pictures that we clicked for memories. Are you ready to get bedazzled with our experiences?
1. Uluwatu Temple: Watched Waves Splashing Against The Rocks
A visit to Bali is incomplete without visiting Uluwatu Temple, also goes by the name Pura Luhur Uluwatu, as it is one of the most sacred temples of Bali. As the temple is perched on a hilltop, we were excited about the view that it rendered and it when we actually went to the place was no less than a paradise. We saw the waves crashing on the rocks and clicked many pictures to capture the beauty of this place. Moreover, we got a chance to witness the Kecak Dance which is related to Ramayana. It gives a short glance into the culture, tradition, and art of Bali. So, while the sun was setting down, we enjoyed both the view and the dance performed by the locals. We ended our day with a romantic candle-lit dinner!
2. Kintamani: Marveled At The Amazing Mount Batur
Our second day was scheduled with a full-day tour in Kintamani which is famous for its view of the active volcano. We also planned to have lunch there only so that we can savor the view of Mount Batur. After this, our next stop was Goa Gajah or Elephant Cave where we wore a lungi and explored the place wearing traditional clothes. No, the day did not end here, we also got a chance to taste twelve different coffees, fresh from the garden, and the process to make them. It was an unbelievably amazing experience of our Bali honeymoon trip.
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3. Nusa Dua: Indulged In Water Activities To Beat The Heat
How can any Bali vacation be complete without indulging in water activities? So, we made sure that we also indulged in activities like parasailing, jet-skiing, and a banana boat ride. The weather in Bali in May month was just perfect to indulge in all these activities. After taking a good dip in the water and refreshing ourselves, we went for shopping in Bali. My wife bought a round bag that is made of bamboo by the locals. The market was full of colorful handicrafts that made us struck in awe.
4. Tanah Lot: Took A Religious De-Tour
Tanah Lot is one of the most mind-blowing places in Bali that one cannot afford to miss. As the view at Tanah Lot comes out to be super-amazing in the evening, we decided to explore this temple after all the sightseeing. The changing hues of the sky made me quickly grab my camera and capture it forever. We did not leave in a hurry and relaxed here for some time to end the day one a romantic note.
5. Bali Safari: Got Amazed By Seeing Rare Species
Another amazing part about Bali is its wildlife, so our trip package also included a safari in Bali. the Jungle Hopper package included safari journey, several shows, and afternoon tea. During the journey, we got to see some rare or endangered species like Orangutan, Bali Mynah, and Komodo. We also got a chance to see tigers and lions from very close which was exciting and fearful at the same time.
6. Bali Swing: Almost Touched The Sky
If you are also thinking of visiting Bali in May then make sure that you include Bali Swing activity in your itinerary. A huge swing is made amidst green rice fields which takes you high in the sky and gives the feeling as if you are flying. When my wife did this activity, she was super-excited and scared but she loved doing it.
Our Beautiful Abodes In Bali
We can’t thank our agent enough for choosing the best abodes for our honeymoon trip to Bali in May. For the first four days, we stayed in a 4-star hotel which goes by the name Swiss-Belhotel Tuban in Kuta. The location of this hotel was just perfect as we did not face any problem to visit our sightseeing locations. Moreover, their services, rooms, and food were impeccable. For the next two days, we stayed in the Alam Puisi Villa, another 4-star villa in Ubud. We enjoyed our stay in both the hotels to the fullest without any problems even at once.
Shopping In Bali
My wife was very excited about shopping in Bali so we made sure that we explore the market of Bali and buy at least one thing. On the third day, we went to the mall after doing water activities and saw amazing handicrafts. My wife bought a round, bamboo bag from the mall which she liked a lot. The cost of the bag was 4 lakh IDR and it was worth it.
What To Pack For Bali Trip In May
Before packing our bags, we checked the weather and then decided what to wear in Bali in May. Since the temperature was moderate, we packed all the light clothes along with some basic things. Check-out our list:
- Dresses, tops, jeans, skirts
- A jacket for cold days
- An umbrella
- Medicine kit
- Important documents
- Visa & ID proof
Bali Travel Tips For Future Trippers
We would like to share some tips according to our experience:
- If you are a vegetarian, then make sure that you pack some snacks and vegetarian easy-to-make packets like Maggi & Haldiram food packs since it was a bit difficult to find vegetarian food in the market.
- Make sure that you include Nusa Penida in your itinerary because this is not the place that anyone might want to miss on.
- Make sure you buy an international travel charger to charge your electronics easily on-the-go.
- While packing clothes, check the weather and choose your clothes wisely. Also, carry an umbrella in case it rains.
Our Experience With TravelTriangle
Our overall experience with TravelTriangle cannot be portrayed in words because they planned a perfect trip to Bali in May. We could not pinpoint one single mistake in the process. Our agent was available 24×7 in case we needed to enquire about something. The booking process was smooth and the trip was planned in the budget that we quoted. If any of my friends or family members ask us about any good travel company then we will definitely recommend TravelTriangle.
It was a dream come true moment for Devyash and his wife after they came back from Bali in May and shared their experience with us. If you also want to make your dreams come true and want to click breathtaking pictures as this couple did, then plan your Bali excursion with TravelTriangle and get a chance to personalize your own itinerary, that too in your budget. Bali never disappoints anyone, so pack your bags because Bali is calling you. You need not worry about how to reach Bali, what to do in Bali, and where to stay because everything will be taken care of. Moreover, you can also share your experience like Devyash did and get featured on our website.
Frequently Asked Questions About Bali In May
A. There are two distinct seasons in Bali – Dry Season & Wet Season. April to September marks the dry season and thus the weather in May is mostly sunny & perfect for sightseeing.
A. The temperature in Bali in May ranges from 23 degrees Celsius to 33 degrees Celsius and it is one of the driest months of the year. So, you can expect low humidity only on rainy days otherwise the sun shines brightly the whole month.
A. April to September is the best time to visit Bali as the wet season gets over and the dry season begins. This makes the weather pleasant for sightseeing and water activities.
A. Traveling to any place in the off-season helps in planning a pocket-friendly vacation. So, if you are thinking of planning a budgeted excursion then February is the cheapest month to fly to Bali.
A. It is not recommended to drink tap water in Bali as it is the cause behind Bali’s belly among tourists. So, it is better to stick to canned drinks and bottled water.