Embark on an adventure in a tropical enclave of enchanted forest, vibrant paddy fields, winding river paths and gardens... and that’s just at the Resort.
A Day in the Life of a Balinese Farmer
- See for yourself the pure emerald green of Bali’s rice fields. We’ll guide you to one of them, where you can help farmers plant the rice, and then to a spa villa for a cleansing and relaxing ritual, followed by a traditional farmer’s lunch by the river.
Can you keep a secret?
- Bali's most famous temples and historical sites are often crowded, yet the island still harbours many sites that are off the beaten track. Experience a sense of discovery with our knowledgeable guides, who share the village's secrets exclusively with Four Seasons guests.
Wellness at Sokasi Cooking School
- Our plant-based class features healthy and raw versions of Balinese recipes, inspired by Ubud as the centre of healing and wellness in Bali. Visit Ubud market with our chef and then forage in our Resort herb and vegetable gardens for the freshest produce.
Private Rafting on Bali's Longest River
- Discover where nature meets culture at the UNESCO World Heritage subak irrigation network, which is home to historic and holy sites. Take a scenic drive through rice farming villages to the departure point for a two-hour rafting adventure. Enjoy a leisurely guided journey through Class III rapids with views of lush jungle, rice terraces and majestic gorges, and even hop out of your raft to float through a natural tunnel formed by trees overhead. Then, make a riverside landing directly at Four Seasons Sayan and receive a warm welcome back home. For a unique check-in experience, arrive at the Resort by river raft – exclusively available to guests transferring from sister property, Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay. IDR 3,400,000++ for two people including transport, life jackets and helmets Additional adults at IDR 900,000++ each and children at IDR 675,000++ each Duration: 2.5 to 3 hours, including a half-hour scenic drive to the departure point Depart from the Resort between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm Arrival point: Riverside Pool What to wear: Wet-weather attire. Be careful of non-colourfast clothes. Sneakers or sandals with a strap are recommended, and you may want to bring a hat and sunscreen. A waterproof bag will be provided for personal belongings.
Raft-to-Lunch Adventure at Four Seasons Sayan
- Why walk or drive, when you can river raft to lunch? Four Seasons Resort Sayan's guided rafting adventure reveals the beauty of the sacred Ayung River from a whole new perspective, as you float through majestic gorges and jungle wilderness. Our guide will expertly navigate rapids while pointing out wildlife and historic sites, explaining the significance of the river to Balinese daily life and culture. You will make a unique lunch landing directly at Riverside Restaurant where we will be waiting with refreshments, before a three-course lunch as you continue to soak up the jungle and river views. Raft-to-Lunch Package IDR 3,960,000++ for two people, including all of the above plus a three course set lunch (food only) at Riverside restaurant. Raft-to-Lunch additional adult IDR 1,180,000++ each and children (aged 7-11 years old) at IDR 815,000++ each Duration: 3.5 hours (Rafting 2-2.5 hours) Private booking starts between 9:00 am and 11:00 am, by prior appointment Meeting point: Resort Lobby Lockers: Available at Sacred River Spa changing rooms, if required Optional services available at additional fee: Transfers from/to your hotel by private car | Laundry service | Photos/Video of your rafting experience
Sayan Biathlon or Bike through Kintamani and Bongkasa Village
- Tour Kintamani from the start at Mount Batur's volcanic crater with an expert guide, venture off the beaten track on the Bongkasa Village tour, or tour Bali's rice fields and jungle by bicycle and on foot in the Sayan Valley biathlon. You'll see lush vallies, centuries-old temples and the famous Gunung Raung – one of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia. Kintamani Biking Tour: Private (1 to 2 people) at IDR 2,800,000++, each additional person at IDR 1,100,000++ Bongkasa Village Biking Adventure: Private (1 to 2 people) at IDR 2,300,000++, each additional person at IDR 900,000++
Tri Hita Karana
- The philosophy of Tri Hita Karana ("the three sources of life" in ancient Sanskrit) holds that God, humanity and nature are inseparably linked, and that happiness and prosperity can only be attained when all three are in balance. In this nine-hour Tri Hita Karana program, you will experience this philosophy through meditation, a temple tour, a Balinese cooking class and a deeply restorative spa experience inspired by ancient rituals: Goddess Within for Women and Vigor & Vitality for Men. Price: IDR 4,500,000++ per person
Learn More About Bali From Our Team
It’s not the things you take with you that define your journey; it’s the experiences you have and the memories you bring home. Explore our Front Desk Manager’s four sensory "souvenirs."
Note: Prices are subject to change without notice. Prices are subject to 10% service charge and 11% government tax.