Ubud - Uluwatu Tours
In this tour we visit the famous area of Ubud with the arts and tradition, our journey will end at the southern tip of Bali island, which is Pura Uluwatu. We will start from Museum Puri Lukisan in central Ubud, in this museum there are various kinds of paintings from the time of the artists Ubud. Not far from the Museum we will visit Ubud Palace, Ubud Palace is the residence of the king of Ubud and their descendants until now. To the south we will visit the monkey forest, where you can see closely the life of the monkeys and there are many officers who are ready to help you to take pictures with the monkeys there. Visiting the waterfall of Tegenungan, located in Kemenuh village around 20 minutes from Ubud. The journey continues to Pura Batuan,where this temple has a classic architecture made of brick and heading south to the Padang - Padang beach, a beautiful beach and very famous among surfers. Not far from the beach we will arrive at Uluwatu temple. A temple is located on the southern tip of Bali Island and stands firmly on the cliff and we will watch Kecak dance while see the beautiful sunset at the edge of Bali. More information click titles below :
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. We also divided the monkey into age categorized are 63 adult male, 34 Subadult male, 219 Adult female, 29 Subadult female, 167 juveniles 1 (2-3 year), 118 juveniles 2 (1-2 year), 63 Infant old (5-12 month) dan 56 infant. Sacred Monkey Forest Ubud is the famous tourist attraction in Ubud. In every month there around 120.000 of visitor comes to Monkey Forest Ubud. The Monkey Forest Ubud has 186 species of the plan and tree in 14 hectares of the forest. The Monkey Forest Ubud has 3 temples inside namely Dalem Agung Padangtegal Temple, Holy Spring Temple and Prajapati Temple. In Monkey forest you can interact with monkey such as take a picture, you can ask the staff there to help you to take picture. The Monkey Forest lies within the village of Padangtegal, which owns it. The village's residents view the Monkey Forest as an important spiritual, economic, educational, and conservation center for the village.
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.
Batuan Temple, referred to locally as ‘Pura Puseh lan Pura Desa Adat Batuan’, is a focal landmark in the namesake village of Batuan, well-known for its traditional Balinese arts and paintings. Within only a 10km transfer south from Ubud central, the site features a grand complex of shrines laid out within its 0.65Ha complex. Well preserved sandstone bas motifs and well-preserved traditional Balinese temple architecture are its main draws. This 11th century temple faces a separate large communal hall from where most visitors start their visit. When there’s no major temple ceremony on, which otherwise occupies this space with towering fruit and flower offerings, it is filled with local artists and craftsmen displaying their latest work, from batiks to framed paintings and statuettes. With a compulsory sash and cloth around your waist, you can cross over the road to enter the main temple grounds.
Up the five-tiered ‘candi bentar’ gate of Batuan Temple, you’ll come across various reliefs depicting mythical Balinese figures and floral themes, as well as statues depicting the Hindu trinity, Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva further inside. A series of multi-tiered thatched-roof shrines within the temple’s inner courtyard are set in a layout that is typical of all large temple complexes in Bali. The temple pavilion’s wooden beams and ceilings are heavily engraved and gold gilded.
Padang Padang Beach, locally referred to as Pantai Labuan Sait, is one of Bali’s most famous surf spots, located on the north-western coast of the island’s Bukit Peninsula. This beach features an exotic setting; a simply stunning one hundred meter-long stretch of sand that is accessible down a flight of stairs through a unique hollow rock entrance. The surf has a steady set of barrels during good weather, attracting wave riders from around the world. Padang Padang Beach lies several kilometres in between Bingin and Uluwatu, among which surfers usually hop to interchangeably for a different set of challenges and another thrill for the day. This beach is also a regular spot for international surfing events. Padang Padang Beach was featured as a romantic setting in the 2010 big-screen adaptation of ‘Eat, Pray, Love’.
Uluwatu temple is a hindu Balinese temple located in the village of Pecatu, Kuta District, Badung.
The temple, located on the southwestern tip of the island of Bali on top of a ridge of steep and high rocks and jutting into the sea is a Sad Kayangan Temple that is believed by Hindus as a buffer of 9 winds. This temple was originally used as a place to worship a holy priest from the 11th century named Empu Kuturan. He lowered the teachings of Desa Adat with all its rules.
This temple is also used to worship the next holy priest, Dang Hyang Nirartha, who came to Bali at the end of 1550 and ended his holy journey with what is called Moksa or Ngeluhur in this place. This word is the origin of the name of Pura Luhur Uluwatu.
Uluwatu temple is located at an altitude of 97 meters from sea level. In front of the temple there is a small forest called the base of kekeran, serves as a buffer holiness of the temple.
The manifestation of God worshiped at Uluwatu Temple is the God of Rudra.
Uluwatu Temple is also famous for right below it is Pecatu beach which is often used as a place for sport surfing, even international events are often held here. This famous beach waves is very suitable to be a place of surfing in addition to the natural beauty of Bali is very beautiful. From here you can see the beautiful sunset and also you can watch the Kecak Dance ‘history about Ramayana’ at stage.
Not known exactly where Kecak dance originated and which was first developed, but there are some kind of agreement on the Balinese Kecak was first developed into a performing arts in the village of Bona, Gianyar, as additional knowledge Kecak was originally a song or music that is resultant from a combination sounds that make up melodies that are usually used to accompany the sacred dance Sanghyang. And can only be staged in the temple. Then in the early 1930s by artists from the village of Bona, Gianyar trying to develop a Kecak dance by taking the story of Ramayana who danced as a substitute for Sanghyang Dance so this dance could eventually be displayed in public as a performance art. Part of the Ramayana story in which the first is taken as Goddess Sita was abducted by King Ravana.
Itinerary Tour :
08.00 AM Pick up at hotel
08.30 AM Monkey Forest
09.30 AM Museum Puri Lukisan
10.30 AM Ubud palace
11.00 AM Tegenungan waterfall
12.30 PM Batuan temple
14.30 PM Padang – padang beach
16.00 PM Uluwatu temple
17.30 PM Watch Kecak dance at uluwatu temple
19.00 PM Back to hotel
|Pick up time|
|Ubud Area||08.00 am|
|Kuta Area||07.30 am|
|Nusa Dua Area||07.30 am|
|Uluwatu Area||07.00 am|
|1-5 persons||IDR 700.000/car|
Tour Include :
English speaking driver
Lunch or dinner
Payment is cash payment on the day itself with our tour driver upon pick up
Payment with other currency will convert based on daily exchange rate and no need deposit
Tour condition :
The tour is private tour and that means there is no other participant
Infant under 4 years did is free of charge
Flexible time arrangement and subject to change based on you request during in one package