Welcome to Jatiluwih


Nyoman Sutama and his family of 5 are based in the village of Jatiluwih.

Nyoman is the Head of the Subak cluster (the 20 communities combined), and has over 50 years of experience as a rice farmer, making him highly skilled in traditional Balinese methods that date back centuries. In recent years, he has faced many challenges including water shortages to irrigate rice fields, pressure to convert farmland into commercial settlements, more frequent pest problems, and declining price of rice.

Him and his family would love to welcome you into their home to exchange laughs, smiles, and culture, making for an enriching and impactful travel experience.

The village of Jatiluwih has the most notable Subak community in its cluster, it is a quaint and rustic village well knows for it’s beautiful terraced rice fields.

Details of The Homestay


Accomodation

Private Room

Family Size

5

Language

Native Bahasa & Basic English

Capacity

2 Guests

Highlights of The Experience


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    Learn from the Head of the Subak cluster

    Get in-depth insight on the history, customs, and practices that shape Jatiluwih

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    Farming and Gardening

    Learn traditional gardening and farming methods as well as age-old ceremonies and rituals in the rice field

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    Cooking

    Learn how to cook traditional Balinese food and desert using local ingredients

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    Hot Springs

    Visit various hot springs and bathing houses in nearby villages for a warm nature cleanse

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    Hiking

    Hike to the 2,000m peak of the Mount Batukaru

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    Trekking

    Trek through the endless rice fields of Jatiluwih

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    Forest & Waterfall Exploration

    Explore untouched forests and see waterfalls

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    Temple Visits

    Visit the five surrounding temples

Weekender

2 days, 1 night

Includes:

  • Accomodation

  • Home-cooked Meals & snacks

  • Travel Buddy from ProjectKalpa

Trifecta

3 days, 2 nights

Includes:

  • Accomodation

  • Home-cooked Meals & snacks

  • Travel Buddy from ProjectKalpa

Immersion

4 days, 3 nights

Includes:

  • Accomodation

  • Home-cooked Meals & snacks

  • Travel Buddy from ProjectKalpa

As part of the pilot, you suggest your price when you request a stay.

*Consider the model: 40% invested into ProjectKalpa’s community initiatives, 30% directly to the hosts and their families, 30% to Troveko. After requesting, someone from our team will confirm your stay within 12 hours.