Start your day with a morning yoga to balance your body and soul at the Banyan Tree yoga deck while enjoying the cool morning breeze, a warm sunrise entering every space of the green tropical garden and rice fields. Yoga is an ancient art based on harmonizing system of development for the body, mind and spirit.
The continued practice of yoga will lead to a sense of peace and well-being and also the feeling of being at one with their environment that help to harmonize human consciousness with the divine consciousness. The sounds of nature from the river and birds singing are the best sound while practicing Yoga to create a union ego-self with the divine Self, the infinite Spirit.
Capacity: 10 persons/session
On our complimentary on scheduled basis at 08.00 am
Keep your body healthy on your holiday by joining the Morning Walk through the hotel site and around. Inhale 100% pure oxygen while enjoying the distance views of rice fields and dozens of coconut trees. Enrich your life by interacting with friendly local villagers, observing their daily morning activities as well as learning about the culture and customs of Balinese people and village. Our Guest Activity staff will guide you on this walk. Start from the hotel, we will encounters your journey of experience to see the rice paddies, temples, cemetery and many more.
SUNRISE YOGA THE BANYAN TREE YOGA DECK
On our complimentary on scheduled basis at 08.00 am There is a spacious Yoga Deck at the end of the pathway facing to the rice fields and garden. Throughout the ancient art of classical yoga, you will learn the technique to still your mind, strengthen your body and expand your consciousness using posture, breath work, meditation and relaxation while hearing the river sounds as the background.
The class is conducted by our experienced Balinese Yoga Instructor. He has taught yoga to many foreigners also practicing yoga for years and feels the great benefits of yoga for body and soul. The class is suitable for beginner.
AFTERNOON HIGH TEA
Daily on our complimentary from 04.00 pm to 05.00 pm at Banyan Tree Yoga Deck
Coming back to the hotel after exploring Ubud and surrounding or half day tour, we offer a complimentary Indonesian tea with assorted Balinese cakes and pastries.
It’s an intimate moment of having tea on a wooden deck along the rice fields’ side, while enjoy the river flowing and dynamic water sounds as well as bird singing from the tropical gardens beside.
BALINESE AUTHENTIC ACTIVITIES
Daily on our complimentary starts from 02.00 pm at main pool side
Experience to be a Balinese. Join our guest activity hosted at the main pool side to practice making Balinese offering, wearing Balinese dress, making crafts, taking ducks to rice paddies or “Ngangon Bebek” and visiting Places of Interest for any of your preferences in Bali.
BALINESE COOKING EXPERIENCE WITH LUNCH
The Plataran Ubud Hotel and Spa is proud to share the unique skill & secret Balinese recipe. Under guidance of our Indonesian Gourmet Chef, you can learn how to prepare delicious localfoods.
Cooking venue is inside of the hotel area. The class will start by taking you for shopping in the Ubud traditional market at 07:00am for approximately one hour, where you will find Balinese spices & vegetables displayed and sold in traditional way. Traditional cooking class takes place at the Banyan Tree service area from 11.00am.
For approximately one and half hour, our Chef will share his secret recipes and followed by your memorable luncheon at open dining area on the river side deck. Take home our secret recipe as our gift and impressed your family & friends with your Balinese cooking skill.
ROMANTIC CANDLE LIGHT DINNER
Right in the middle of the rice fields, pool side or right on the top at our star deck, our Home Chef invites you to surprise your taste bud with his authentic Indonesian gourmet menu for a mesmerizing evening surrounded by suspended frangipani candles. It’s a romantic and unforgettable experience gift for your partner at one of your nights at Plataran Ubud Hotel and Spa.
BALINESE BLESSING CEREMONY
Experience Melukat, a traditional Balinese blessing that cleanses the soul and purifies the body. Enjoy the peaceful of the blessing process at our hotel’s Holy Spring Water Temple where a local priest will carry out prayers and perform the purification ritual of Puja Mantra.
Our staff will prepare you “Balinese sarong and scarf” to be used during the ceremony and “Pejati”, its special offerings made from coconut leaves with many tropical fruits and cakes to be presented to the god at the temple. This sacred ceremony will take at least 1 hour.