Ubud Art Village Tour
Price : $ 60
Ubud and it's surrounding is one of the most beautifull villages in Bali where we can find lot of talented artisant. Firstly we will see the top the hand made Batik painting at Tohpati, than we will see numerous aspects of Balinese life such as : Barong and Kris performance the most femous and colorful dance in Bali which signifies and an eternal fight between good and evil spirit, gold and silver work at celuk, the tradition and modern oil painting at Batuan and village temple, afterwards we will proceed to Ubud, the Holy monkey arround the temple. On the way back, we will pass super views of terraced rice fields in Tegalalang. Start the tour at 08.00 AM.
Places To Visit :
- Barong and Keris Dance
- Tohpati Village
- Batuan Temple
- Tegalalang rice terrace
- Ubud monkey forest
- Ubud Market
- Tengenungan Waterfall
1. Barong and Keris Dances
Barong Dance play represent an enternal fight between good and evil spirit. Barong (a mythological animal) represent good spirit and Rangda (a mythological monster) represent evil one. Balinese people also belived that the Barong is symbol of protector. Many kinds face of Barong, mostly is Barong cat, Barong Landung, Barong Macan (tiger face) Barong celeng.
2. Tohpati Village
Bali Tohpati Village is just about 12 kilometers from Kuta, and famous for Bali's Batik Wand Weaving Center. Batik is a traditional form of painting fabric. They painstakingly use dots and lines from wax to decorate the cloth. It is very impressive to watch. It would be impossible to visit or live in Indonesia and not be exposed to one of the country's most highly developed art forms, batik.
Tohpati Village is a batik home industry, you will undoubtedly experience an overwhelming stimulation of the senses – due to the many colors, patterns and the actual smell of batik. Only through repeated visits and a bit of study will the types of designs and their origins become apparent.
3. Batuan Temple
Batuan Temple is a local Balinese Hindu temple looked after by the local resident of Batuan countryside. The temple is designed very beautiful with full of Balinese ornaments and the roof temple building is made from the fiber of chromatic black palm tree.
It is strategically located beside of the main road from Denpasar to Ubud. For over a thousand years, Batuan has been a village of artists and craftsmen, old legends and mysterious tales.
Batuan Temple were founded in the year 944 isaka (1020 AD). Nearly 1000 years old.The Batuan Temple is a Puseh Temple category based on the concept of “Tri Kahyangan or Tri Murti” taught by Mpu Kuturan around the 10th century to the Balinese Hindu community at the time.
Tri Kahyangan or Tri Murti including 3 temples :
Desa or Village Temple as a place to worship of God Brahma (the Creator)
Puseh Temple to worship of God Vishnu (the Preserver)
Dalem Temple to worship of Lord Shiva (the Destroyer)
3. Tegalalang Rice Terrace
The best recommendation to do thing in Tegalalang is to have a tea break with the view. Imagine having your tea break with such amazing view, priceless. Rice terrace is one of the top attractions in Bali. Tagalalang rice terrace is very popular in Bali, It is best to hire a van with a tour guide as they could bring you to Ubud market as well as the Monkey Forest.
4.Ubud Monkey Forest
Mandala Suci Wenara Wana or well known as Monkey Forest Ubud is the sanctuary or natural habitat of long tailed Monkey, in scientific called Macaca fascicularis. It is located at Padangtegal Ubud, Bali. There are around 749 monkeys live in this sanctuary. They are divided into 6 groups, namely in front of main temple group, forest conservation group, central point group, eastern group, Michelin group, and cemeteries group.
5. Ubud Market
7. Tegenungan Waterfall
Tegenungan Waterfall it’s located in Kemenuh village, more less 20 minutes from Ubud. Around the waterfall has a pretty beautiful scenery with verdant trees. To reach the waterfall that is approximately 15 meters high, from the parking place, you have to down the dozens of well-arranged staircases. You also have to traverse the edge of the Petanu river to see the waterfall from a closer distance.
Included : Car with full air conditioning, Petrol, English speaking driver, mineral water, parking fee.
Excluded : Entrance ticket, Lunch
Price : USD 60/car
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