Rai

Rai

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Hi, my name is Rai and I'm originally from Batuyang in Batubulan village, which is famous for it's dancers and culture. I've been a guide in Bali since 1995 and love showing everyone my favourite parts of the island. I'm actually an enthusiastic angler, and love to fish in my free time. I consider myself passionate about cooking authentic Balinese food and have been doing this all my life. Let me show you the Bali you came to see!

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3 Organized Activities

6 Reviews for Rai

  • Rebecca Rebecca

    Cook Babi Guling in a Local Balinese Compound Near Ubud

    Cook Babi Guling in a Local Balinese Compound Near Ubud Me and my husband really enjoyed the experience. The pork was delicious and the host was so nice. We got to visit the local markets and then we cooked the pig from start to finish, hands on and very informative :)

  • Ryan Ryan

    Full Day Tour: Kintamani Volcano & Ubud's Villages

    Full Day Tour: Kintamani Volcano & Ubud's Villages Rai was a fantastic host-he picked us up at our hotel at 9 and took us all over Bali and he had some good suggestions on places and related sights that we didn't know about. My cousin left his atm card at a machine and he helped him get that back and book a flight to Thailand-Rai really made a big effort to make sure we had a great trip. Most importantly he's an easygoing good guy and I'd recommend his trips to anyone.

  • Sally Sally

    Learn to Make a Penjor like a Local

    Learn to Make a Penjor like a Local My daughter and I loved this unique experience. Rai and Sri were fantastic. Very relaxed and generous hosts. We felt so much part of the family. We met Rai's parents, grandfather and children.

    The process of making our penjor was incredible. Rai's mother is a very talented artist. We learnt some great new weaving skills as well as the practical aspects of the penjor making. Some of it was very difficult but Rai's mother made sure we understood it even though at times it was too difficult for us to make ourselves. It was a real team effort to get it made in 4 hours. So exciting seeing it all come together and be raised in the family temple. Rai explained the cultural significance of the penjor and while at his home he explained the significance of his families temple.

    We felt very comfortable to ask Rai any questions. The whole family was very warm and welcoming. Lunch was excellent as well as the local snacks. Everything ran according to time. Rai was great in helping me to think of the material I could use to make penjor in Australia. No one tried to sell us anything. In fact I have never enjoyed an experience as much as this previously. Laughter and learning were the highlights for us both

    If you get the chance to do this, it will be a highlight of your trip. Something very few tourists ever get to experience. Ever.

    Booking this experience was great with voyagin. Helpful, efficient and professional service. Great communication - thanks.

  • Irene Irene

    Full Day Tour: Kintamani Volcano & Ubud's Villages

    Full Day Tour: Kintamani Volcano & Ubud's Villages Arrived earlier and very well dressed for the tour. very nice and english was very well spoken, as well as very knowledgeable. even though it was pouring rain, we were able to get to places in a reasonable manner. he even brought us to the monkey forest as a bonus and we were too tired to go to the wood carving towards the end due to the rain.

  • petr petr

    Full Day Tour: Kintamani Volcano & Ubud's Villages

    Full Day Tour: Kintamani Volcano & Ubud's Villages Rai is very nice and kind person, he picked me directly from the hotel from Kuta and took me to local workshops and temples. His english is very well spoken and his knowledge of local facts is very good. He gave answers to all my questions about local culture, religion and habits.
    The whole trip was very nice, Rai drove car very safely. No long hiking so taking my camera was just enought.