An Eco-Conscious Family Adventure to Bali
It’s a good thing that adapting an eco-friendly lifestyle is now becoming de rigeur among many people from all parts of the world, and is not something viewed as kooky and pretentious (unfairly so) anymore .
Fortunately, most tourism spots are catching up to this philosophy, and are now offering activities and facilities for the eco-concious tourists without compromising the environment.
One of these destinations is in Bali, Indonesia.
People here are have become aware of the gravity of the situation when it comes to energy consumption, and have gladly tailored their services to tourists to be more earth-friendly.
An eco-conscious family trip to Bali is one of the best ways to enjoy your Asian vacation without guilt. Written below are some the best activities you and your loved ones can indulge in with careless abandon, so to speak.
Forget taking a taxi and ride a bike instead to explore the place. Take cycling to an exciting new level and explore Bali in its raw entirety. You can choose to cycle through friendly local villages, verdant and picturesque rice paddies, virgin rain forests, volcanoes and scenic bike paths while taking in the fresh air that has been robbed from so many of us who live in the city.
For more information visit this website.
2. Jatulwih Rice Terraces
Nominated as UNESCO world heritage site, Jatulwih Rice Terraces is truly a sight to behold and a must see for every eco-tourist. Intricately constructed by rice farmers, they seem like a heavenly stairway to the clouds. You can even stay at the few mountain resorts here, and best of all only a few people visit this place, so you don’t have to worry about it being congested with people.
3.Visit Bali Animal Welfare Association
Whether you are an animal lover or not, visiting this shelter will leave you feeling better that you’ve done something positive in the world. Unawanted dogs and cats are being taken care of here by selfless volunteers who take them from the streets. The best spart is you do not need to spend money to help – you can just assist the workers in feeding, bathing, walking or just playing with the playful animals that live here.
However, in order to volunteer you must have completed your rabies shots for your own welfare.
Click here for more info.
4. Bali Green Spa
Hankering for some much needed detoxification and R&R? Then this is the place for you. Unassuming straw huts line up the the place that exudes a very tropical feel. Bali Green Spa helps local farmers by sourcing their organic products from them that they use for their treatments. Give your family some respite from the stress of everyday life with their famous massages and other treatments.
For more info, visit this link.