Duration: one day (approx 10 hours) Pick up time: 8.30 am Distance: 95 km
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BARONG AND RANGDA DANCE Barong is probably the most well known dance. It is also another story telling dance, narrating the fight between good and evil. This dance is the classic example of Balinese way of acting out mythology, resulting in myth and history being blended into one reality. The story goes that Rangda, the mother of Erlangga, the King of Bali in the tenth century, was condemned by Erlangga’s father because she practiced black magic.
UBUD ART VILLAGE
The existence of this traditional market is still preserved in spite of the modern of life and tourism development that make Ubud Village as tourist place including tourist destination in Bali. In the development of tourism in Bali, the Ubud communities able to provide the traditional art market to facilitate the visitors to discover many attractively design of handicrafts that can be brought home.
GUNUNG KAWI TEMPLE
Gunung Kawi is an 11th-century temple complex in Tampaksiring north east of Ubud in Bali, Indonesia. It is located on the river Pakrisan.The complex comprises 10 rock-cut candi (shrines) carved into the cliff face. They stand in 7-metre-high (23 ft) sheltered niches cut into the sheer cliff face. These monuments are thought to be dedicated to King Anak Wungsu of the Udayana dynasty and his favourite queens.
TIRTHA EMPUL TAMPAKSIRING Pura Tirta Empul is the temple of Tampak Siring , built around a sacred spring. Tampak Siring is an inscription dates the spring all the way back to 926AD; and there are fine carvings and Garudas on the courtyard buildings. The temple and its two bathing spots have been used by the Balinese for over a thousand years for good health and prosperity; as the spring water really does have the power to cure. Regular purification ceremonies also take place here.
TEGENUNGAN WATERFALL Tegenungan waterfall Located at Tegenungan Village, approx. 5 kilometres, south Tengkulak Kaja, south east Ubud. Bali has a selection of waterfalls that are fun to visit. For many people the idea of hiking through the jungle to a hidden waterfall and taking a cooling swim is the image of paradise. These places definitely exist and here are some useful tips of how to find them and what to expect. Waterfalls are sharp drops along the course of a river. You will often have to hike up or down a river for a certain way to get to a waterfall, but the river provides a route for you to follow.
Duration: one day (approx 10hours) Pick up time: 8.30am Distance: 95 km Places to Visit: AYUNG WATER RAFTING Ayung River Rafting ( White Water Rafting ) – The Only Way to Raft Bali. Get picked up in the morning and […]
Duration: one day (approx 11 hours) Pick up time: 8.30 am Distance: 115 km Places to Visit: UBUD ART VILLAGE Wood carving, like stone carving, has traditionally featured largely in temple and pa ace architecture with little free standing ‘sculpture’ […]