Bali Sanak Retreat
Set amidst beautiful tropical landscapes with scenic mountain views, Sanak Retreat Bali offers a relaxing getaway surrounded by lush rice fields. Eleven spacious wooden bungalows are well appointed with a private terrace or balcony overlooking the greenery and have been designed for simple living. Each item has been personally handpicked with love and consideration by the owners to ensure that the essence of old Indonesia is shared.
Sanak is located in a tropical adventure wonderland in the cooler climate Munduk Mountain Valley. The retreat is perfectly situated close by jungle, mountains, clove and coffee plantations, rice fields, lakes, waterfalls, springs and the sea. A perfect opportunity to explore nature and seek a deeper sense of serenity.
- Our Local Village Treks (Kayu Putih & Banyuatis Waterfall)
Banyuatis and Kayuputih are renowned for their KOPI and CLOVE Plantations and we have created a simple and humble trekking experience through rice fields with your own personal guide who will bring water and towels if after trekking, you are in the mood for a refreshing swim under a sublime waterfall. On our way back to SANAK we will walk through the traditional village of Banyuatis and Kayuputih. A great way to get some close up interaction with the local village!
- Picnic de Luxe at The Waterfall
Indulge yourself into a unique picnic lunch at the foot of the stunningly beautiful Banyuatis waterfall. Includes transportation, a 15 min guided walk, a personal waiter and a private picnic set up and food for two. Includes a bottle of Sparkling Wine (please order the picnic at least 1 day in advance).
- Ibu Kitchen Cooking Lesson
IBU JERO welcomes you in her house to cook up a feast of local delicacies. Learn about local produce, the perfect spice for curry and take home with you an array of cooking wisdom and recipes that have been handed down through the ages. This is the most authentic way to learn traditional Balinese cooking and to feel deeply rooted into village life. Sit down at the end and enjoy your meal ‘local style’.
- Sanak Meditation (Reiki) or Yoga Class
Yoga or meditation is the movement of the body to improve blood circulation and to get peace mentally and physically. This will take place in our Spa area from 7 am to 10 am upon request.
- “Melukat" Water Blessing
Water blessing is self-cleaning, physically and spiritually, with holy water and offerings to present to the gods to get peace and protection according the Hindu religion. A traditional Balinese Healers (Balian) dedicates his whole life to connect with the gods and has spiritual power to heal and to reconnect humans with their body and inner spirit.
- Offering Class
Ceremonial offerings are an integral part of Balinese daily life. Take time out to learn the traditional art of Canang Decoration, which you can take home with you or offer to one of the many Balinese Gods.
- Chef's Surprise Dinner
Sanak Retreat offers a unique dining experience for two. On a private romantic dining island on top of a lotus pond, Chef Putu prepares an exclusive 3 course feast following your culinary desire while we match the tasting wines for you. A visually stunning private dance performance by our Balinese talents from the village will spark your senses.
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