‘The Finest Luxury with the Perfect Surroundings’
Dubai is unquestionably one of the most luxurious destinations in the world, this multi-centre itinerary begins with taking luxury to the next level courtesy of a stay at the sensational Four Seasons Resort at Jumeirah Beach. Combining a stunning beachfront setting with easy access into the vibrant downtown Dubai this really is the epitome of luxury living.
Pair that with a relaxing stay in Bali, a natural lush green paradise with a coastline of sandy beaches and an inland canvas of iconic rice fields and rainforest clad mountain peaks. Multi-tiered temples dot the land and open zoos offer safari experiences, with exotic animals like elephants, lions and monkeys. As well as being renowned for its distinct landscape, the Indonesian island of Bali is equally revered for its welcoming culture and divine cuisine.
This beachside resort is a traveller’s playground, with the waters of the Arabian Gulf on one side and Dubai's iconic cityscape on the other. Dine alongside views of Burj Khalifa at sunset at the open-air Mercury Lounge, join an adventure of a lifetime in the desert, or simply spend the afternoon relaxing poolside in a private cabana.
Become one with Bali’s magical energy and gentle nature. Sheltered in a calm bay along three miles of sand, the breezy villas channel an authentic Balinese village. Together with unforgettable views and authentic arts offerings, embrace a deeper understanding of the island’s stunning landscapes and inimitable culture.
As you would expect in Dubai, there’s an extensive selection of dining venues at the resort. A few of our favourites include the Asian seafood at Sea Fu, the French cuisine at Verde, Mediterranean dishes at Nammos and some plant-based masterpieces at Folia.
Immediately in front of the entrance to Four Seasons is their Restaurant Village with four independently operated venues including three of Dubai’s very best restaurants.
There are four distinct dining experiences awaiting you at Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay. From the nightly live action craftsmanship of specialty chefs at Taman Wantilan’s international buffet and authentic Balinese dining at Jala, to the chic beachfront setting of Sundara with its modern barbecue and casual poolside fare at Alu, there’s something to satisfy every mood and craving.
Make sure you also venture out to the local restaurants of Jimbaran Bay and beyond, after all one of the most popular reasons to visit anywhere in Southeast Asia is the cuisine!
From London Gatwick, board your Emirates flight to Dubai, travelling overnight.
Arriving early to make the most of your time, a private transfer will meet you at Dubai airport for the short journey to the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach. You’ll stay here for the next 3 nights in a Deluxe City View Room with breakfast included.
Days Three to Four
There are countless things to do in Dubai, and from this location they're all accessible. Whilst many people travel to Dubai to spend their time around a pool or at the beach this is a wonderful opportunity to tick of some of the more extravagant items from the bucket list. You could head to the observatory on the 148th floor of the Burj Khalifa, take a scenic helicopter ride over some of the world’s most iconic sights, or head into the desert in a 4x4 Land Cruiser for some dune bashing and dinner under the stars.
Your private transfer will take you back to the airport for the onward journey to Bali, travelling through the day. Upon arrival another transfer will bring you the Four Seasons Resort Jimbaran Bay where you’ll spend the next 7 nights in a Garden Villa, again with breakfast included.
Days Six to Eleven
There’s a wonderful range of things to keep you occupied in Bali if you can pull yourself away from the stunning beach and private pool. The resorts Jala Cooking Academy includes a tour of the local Jimbaran fish market with Chef Surya followed by a hands on learning experience of local cooking techniques. Alternatively, learn how to make zero-waste sustainable cocktails with the head bartender at the resorts TELU Bar, Jan Jurecka.
Heading away from the resort you can explore the central areas of the island in a VW convertible, admire the beauty of the island’s temples, including Bali’s ‘Mother Temple’ Besakih, or try an authentic water blessing and purification. Closer to the resort, you can head to the more southerly part of the island and the famous Uluwatu Temple, potentially even pairing that with a dining experience in a cave!
It’s time to say goodbye to new-found friends and head home. A private transfer will take you back to the airport for the Emirates flights back to London Gatwick, via Dubai, arriving home early the next morning.
An iconic destination, Burj Khalifa is spread across levels 124, 125 and 148. A dedicated elevator with specially designed projections will give you a feeling of flying over global landmarks. Level 124 offers a spacious deck with 360-degree views and the ‘Dubai - A Falcon’s Eye View’ experience. The crowning glory awaits on Level 148, where you can admire breathtaking views in luxury lounges with interactive screens.
Royal Dhow Cruise Dinner
Enjoy an unforgettable Arabian night as you cruise along Dubai Creek on board a traditional Arabic wooden dhow. Sit down for a tasty buffet dinner amidst a great ambience and ease into the evening as the city lights and landmarks pass you by.
Dubai Desert Safari
Experience the most awarded Desert Safari in Dubai. Your professional guide will escort you in a 4×4 Land Cruiser. No other vehicle offers a more authentic desert safari experience. Watch the sun drop under the horizon after a dune bashing experience. The team will demonstrate cultural activities such as henna tattoos, music, dance, making before enjoying a scrumptious dinner under the stars. History comes to life in this once in a lifetime desert safari in Dubai.
Beauties of Karangasem
Encounter the essence of East Bali on this fascinating Karangasem full day tour. Discover fairy tale landscapes, from lush rice terraces to soaring volcanic mountains. Get in touch with Bali’s spiritual side at Besakih temple and explore rural villages for a chance to connect with the island’s rich culture.
Exploring Central Bali by VW Convertible
Be captivated by Bali’s endless mystique with a full day tour by VW convertible. Cross small villages and incredible landscapes, stopping for pictures and to discover the island's’ culture, flora and fauna. Explore sacred temples, mingle with locals in the market and enjoy great views at every turn.
Temple and Terraces
Be enchanted by Bali’s iconic temples and stunning rice terraces. Gaze upon the incredible rock carvings at sacred Pura Gunung Kawi and soak in the holy pools of Titra Empul. Then take a hike through verdant rice terraces, appreciating Bali’s abundant natural beauty.
Balinese Water Blessing and Purification
A unique spiritual experience with Balinese water blessing while exploring the beautiful natural hidden canyon and waterfall in a rural Ubud area. Beji Griya Waterfall is the Beji or bathing place of the village of Mambal. This bathing area is where they perform the Balinese ritual of Melukat (bathing with holy water). Wearing a Balinese traditional outfit, you will begin the Melukat process with a prayer at the Taman Beji Temple before walking down to Pingit Cave, situated under a hidden canyon cliff. After completing all the processes here, the spiritual journey continues to the Beji Griya ?Waterfall, the water splash is as high as 15 meters, and it is the perfect place to loudly scream out all the negative aura within you. Back at the main temple you will receive your final blessing from the priest and to express your gratitude once again to the Gods.
Uluwatu Temple and Cave Dining Experience
Discover the beauty of Bali's ancient culture and natural wonders with a visit to Uluwatu Temple. Located on a cliff-top overlooking the Indian Ocean, Uluwatu Temple offers breathtaking views and a unique spiritual experience. After exploring Uluwatu Temple, indulge in a culinary adventure with dinner inside a cave restaurant. Enjoy a delicious meal while surrounded by the stunning natural rock formations of the cave. With its unique ambiance and delicious cuisine, this dining experience is sure to be a highlight of your trip to Bali.
Four Seasons Resort Dubai is located on the famed Jumeirah Beach coast. The hotel is approximately 15 minutes to the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall and 20 minutes from Dubai International Airport.
The Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay (shown on the map) is situated on Bali’s southern coast. Jimbaran night market is just 1 mile away whilst Ngurah Rai International Airport is a 20-minute drive.