Culture & History
Bali is laden with culture and fascinating history, from the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Subak Irrigation System to the temples, rituals and ceremonies that have formed the Indonesian island’s culture for centuries. The Capella Personal Assistants can design a bespoke itinerary for you to discover as much as you like, from participating in blessings with the village locals and visiting the sacred temples to enjoying the hustle and bustle of a market tour. You may also wish to visit the Puri Lukisan Museum to see tradition art works and find the best places to admire local handicrafts or see the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary.
Capella Bali boasts a wonderful selection of experiences to help you become fully immersed in the beauty of Bali. Depart for a four-hour climb to the top of Mount Kintamani to watch the sun break over the horizon with a breakfast picnic or be transported by helicopter to a private beach for the day to experience paradise. You can walk the scenic Tjampuhan Ridge or bike the slopes of Mount Batur. For foodies, take coffee or chocolate-making classes, or learn about Balinese cooking with a class at Api Jiwa. At night, gather around the campfire for tales from a local storyteller or sit back on plush cushions to watch films depicting life in Bali back in the 1800s.
The luxurious tented retreats are ideal for couples looking for a romantic getaway. With beautiful views and a private salt water pool at each suite you can hideaway is this beautiful setting. For an extra-special romantic moment, you can have a private dinner arranged for you under a blanket of stars while the jungle orchestra serenades you.
Spa & Wellness
The retreat’s Auriga Wellness spa sits cocooned in lush rainforest, using 100% natural and organic products. Named after a constellation in the northern hemisphere, inspiration is drawn from the rich spiritual heritage of Bali, with treatments designed to harness the energy of the lunar cycle, to align you with the rhythms of nature. In the three wellness tents, the expert local healers offer an array of pampering treatments, while the 24-hour gym is also available for fitness fans. In addition, there are unique wellness experiences such as jungle walks where you can learn the medicinal properties of plants, suspension yoga, mud Pilates, jungle boot camp, nocturnal meditation, water purification ceremonies and more. There is a weekly complimentary activity schedules which includes yoga, meditation, village biking and HIIT training.