BTO-06: Ubud – Uluwatu Tours

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  • Duration: 10 hours / day
  • Price: USD 50 / car

A special trip from Ubud arts center to the romantic atmosphere in Jimbaran Beach. Starting with a visit to the center of batik cultivation and weaving in Bali, then proceed to Celuk to see the process of making gold and silver crafts.

Furthermore, guests are welcome to search and buy some souvenirs at Sukawati Art market at low ‘bargain’ prices. All Typical Balinese wide assortment of items are available here. The next destination is the famous Uluwatu temple with its spectacular location and beautiful scenery of the sunset. Trip ends with enjoying fresh grilled seafood on the famous Jimbaran beach.

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.

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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.

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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.

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Uluwatu Temple

Bali’s most spectacular temples located high on a cliff top at the edge of a plateau 250 feet above the waves of the Indian Ocean. Uluwatu lies at the southern tip of Bali in Badung Regency. Dedicated to the spirits of the sea, the famous Pura Luhur Uluwatu temple is an architectural wonder in black coral rock, beautifully designed with spectacular views.

This is a popular place to enjoy the sunset. Famous not only for its unique position, Uluwatu also boasts one of the oldest temples in Bali. It is featured by a small dry forest which is mostly called by Alas Kekeran (interdict forest) which is belong to the temple and dwelt by a lot of monkeys and other animal.

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Jimbaran Sunset Dinner

Jimbaran Seafood Dinner probably something familiar to you. Jimbaran bay is the most interesting place for people who would like to enjoy fresh grilled seafood under beautiful panorama of sunset. Being a part of legendarily indian ocean Jimbaran bay offering you a complete activities of seafood products.

The seafood cafe are located on the sand in three main groups between kedonganan in the north, just south of the fish market, to jalan Bukit Permai in the south. The accepted method of ordering food at Jimbaran is to check out the fresh at the front of cafe, choosing the items you want and asking the price. The whole beach barbeque’s atmosphere is also aided by fact each cafe cooks its seafood over huge grills fired with coconut husk, generating tremendous heat.

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