This trip to the centre of art in Ubud will give you a complete overview of this village and unique cultural experience in Bali. Your driver will be happy to answer any questions you may have throughout your tour.
At 9am you will be picked up from your accommodation for your journey to Ubud village. On the way to Ubud you will be able to see how Balinese people produce a traditional Batik painting or traditional clothing manually. You will also visit the centre of where silversmiths craft objects from silver.
Next, you will stop at the Ubud sacred monkey forest. There you will have free time exploring the jungle of the monkeys and may also experience feeding them closely. Inside, you will see a holy temple guarded by the monkeys.
After that, you will stop at the center of Ubud. In this place you will have free time to explore the traditional market of Ubud, kings palace opposite the road and Saraswati temple just walking 50 meters from the center. You will find a beautiful temple shrines with lots of glowing lotuses fulfill the peaceful ponds.
Then drive north to have your scenic local lunch inside the jungle overlooking the valley view. You will find a nice ambience for having meals and scenic place for picture.
After finish your lunch, you will be driven to Tegalalang rice terrace where you can enjoy a short trek at the rice fields. Walk along the rice paddy fields to see how local Balinese cultivate their land.
Next visit is Tirta Empul holy spring temple. You will witness the ritual of local Hindu purification in a clear pool which water sourced from the main temple. If you can feel the vibrant, you are able to join the blessing.
On the way back you will stop at Tegenungan waterfall. A very enchanting waterfall surrounded by the lush green slopes that can hold you longer to stay.
Your tour ends when you arrive back at your accommodation at 7pm.