The process of making Jamu – a traditional detox drink is a rather unorthodox and an intriguing one. Unlock this private experience as you kick-start your day and head towards Ubud around 7:00 AM from your hotel. As you arrive in Ubud around 8:30 AM meet your guide and journey to the nearby village to learn the procedure involved.
As you trek along the rice fields and soak in the fresh air, you will also come across few common medicinal trees and plants such as lemon grass, citronella, patchouli, vanilla bean, turmeric and so on. After a three-hour long walk, you will commence on the herbal medicine making class. This detox drink promotes itself as a healthy drink that improves circulation and an elixir for clear skin. It involves simple ingredients such as turmeric, ginger root and honey that has been passed down through generations. With the help of an expert guide, you will also get to learn about the intricacies and value of the process. Post that, you will get a chance to savor some delicious treats such as Balinese cakes or tropical fruits along with your jamu drink. In the afternoon, you can sit back and enjoy the scenic views of the rice paddy fields, as you sip on some herbal drinks.