Luxuriate in Silence at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali
The Day of Silence is how it sounds on the Island of the Gods, spend the quiet day relaxing at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali
For Nyepi on the 7th of March, The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali offers a programme of toned-down activities with a focus on self-revitalisation and reflection. Nyepi is also known as the Island’s annual Day of Silence, it is the day for Hindus on the Island to take place in quiet contemplation.
As the first day of the New Year in the Balinese calendar, it is a time where those who celebrate refrain from work and leisure for a whole 24 hours, making the Island of Bali silent as the name of the day suggests. The night before the Day of Silence, effigies are noisily through the streets are a lead up to the day, which is meant to appease evil spirits and restore balance to the island.
For guests looking to getaway and experience this unique holiday in tropical surroundings, The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali is offering a restful Nyepi package that is all about relaxation. On the eve of Nyepi Day, Ikan Restaurant on the resort will serve dinner for Balinese New Year with a traditional Balinese menu. On Nyepi Day, an international buffet will be served from 6:30pm onward.
Heavenly Spa by Westin is offering two treatment choices to refresh tired skin. These offerings are the The Melasti Ritual which takes indulgence to the next level with a traditional body massage and gentle scalp therapy, or the Brata Ritual involves a facial, body scrub and massage for an experience in sensory rejuvenation. There is also guided Trataka Meditation on Nyepi Day led by wellness specialist, Jitendra Pokhriyal.
A Deluxe Garden Room starts at IDR 1,900,000++ for two adults and two children. This special offer includes a complimentary buffet dinner on Nyepi Day and fun pastimes at The Westin Family Kids Club and daily breakfast. For more information, visit www.westin.com/bali.