BTO-04: Ubud Tours

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 8 hours / day
  • Price: USD 45 / car

Special Tour in Ubud area, starting from Tohpati Village to see batik and weaving center in Bali. Then proceed to Celuk village to see the process of making gold and silver handicrafts.

The next destination is the Sukawati Art Market to see and buy some souvenirs. After that, heading to the Waterfall of Tegenungan with its beautiful scenery and greenfield. Tour continues to the Mas Village to see the carving handicrafts with unique ornaments.

Furthermore, We go to Ubud to visit Puri Ubud and see some paintings artshop. The tour ends at Batubulan to see the Kecak and Sanghyang Api Dance.

Tour Start: 11.00 AM

Places To Visit

Tohpati

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.

tohpati

Celuk Village

The village of Celuk, located approximately 4km southwest of the Sukawati District, is also Bali’s major centre for goldsmiths and silversmiths. The main road of Jalan Raya Celuk is lined up with galleries and workshops. The silver and gold shops line the roads approximately 10km northeast from Denpasar. The village of Celuk is also a link between Bali’s Batubulan-Mas-Sukawati-Ubud ‘golden pentacle’ of artisans and craftsmen.

Various type of jewelry, either as souvenirs or export commodities are produced in this village includes variation type of rings, necklaces, earrings, hairpins, brooch and others. In addition to this, the artisans at Celuk Village are responding to the market demands and also produce the modern products such as medal, models and culture symbols.

celuk-silver

Sukawati Art Market

Sukawati Art Market is Bali’s most distinguished and long-standing art market. It is where visitors can seek and purchase distinctively Balinese art items such as paintings and sculpted wooden figures, curios, handicrafts and traditional handmade products.

The art market’s main building is often packed with shopping holidaymakers and locals sourcing household and daily necessities. It is an alternative, inexpensive and complete shopping destination conveniently situated along most tour itineraries to the central and northern regions of the island.

Items that visitors encounter at Sukawati Art Market range from framed paintings, traditional woven textiles, handmade bags, women’s accessories, shirts, sarongs, to Balinese ceremonial items – all at reasonable ‘bargain’ prices.

sukawati

Tegenungan Waterfall

Located at sacred river of Petanu River, Tegenungan Village south part of Kemenuh Village. It’s about 20 minutes drive after to visit Puseh Batuan Temple. This is one of waterfall in Bali that are fun to visit. There are many steps go down to the river if you would like to see te watefall closer. Waterfalls are sharp drops along the course of a river, actually it’s a very nice place to stay because green and nature plantation surrounding. To reach the waterfall from parking lot, you should go down some 150 stairs. Afterward, go along the banks of the Petanu River.

If you want to capture an amazing picture, you should come in the afternoon or evening. This happens because the waterfall overlooks the west, so that it will be difficult to get an interesting photograph in the morning as disrupted by sunlight.

Tegenungan Waterfall

Mas Village

Mas Village is a village of art with a focus on carving of wood sculptures. It is situated in Ubud District and Gianyar Regency has a distinctive style in the art carving of wood sculptures that promotes characteristic synergy of humanism and naturalism. The fame of this village as a village of art has been recognized nationally and internationally which can not be separated from the greatness name of some maestros who born, growth and find their identities and spirit of art in Mas Village like the famous artist, Ida bagus Tilem (deceased) and others.

Although the principle identity of Mas Village is sculpture village, it is now also developing several tourism objects and attractions that have enriched the fascinations of this village.

mas-carving-center

Ubud

Ubud is a remarkable town in the middle of the island of Bali. For more than a century, it has been the island’s preeminent centre for fine arts, dance and music. Ubud Village is an art village where many the art works with the high artistic values can be found in the area. It is because of the local people creatively creating the art work in particular of paintings. It is situated in 300 meters above sea level and featured by the cool temperatures that mostly better than the areas in south part of Bali Island.

As a tourist destination, Ubud has many interesting tourist attractions for tourists from domestic and foreign countries. The tourist destination can be visited around Ubud includes Puri Saren (Ubud Palace), Traditional Art Market, Monkey Forest and Painting Museum.

ubud-palace

Batubulan Village

Batubulan has been famous in Indonesia and all over the world which has been built based on an artistic blessing dance of Barong (Barong and Keris Dance).

Barong Dance is daily performed at five different stages in this countryside, like Puseh Temple Stage, Tegal Tamu Stage, Denjalan Stage, Sahadewa Stage and Sila Budaya Stage. The fascination of this Tourism Cultural Object is from variety of quality artistic potency. Batubulan Village is covering the dance art, artistic of Kerawitan, artistic of idol and article art.

As a tourism site and business of stone carving, this village has been many visited by domestic and foreign tourists since morning time, day time and evening. In the morning is a time for Barong Dance and at night is the Kecak Dance.