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Best Things To Do in Ubud

With the best things to do in Ubud, it is the cultural heart of Bali is a traditional country town and the centre for arts. It is the town where the Royal Balinese Family has its home. Located in the cool mountains, amidst lush greenery, the town is a perfect place to explore creative arts and cultural souvenirs in the beautiful galleries and museums. Ubud has a host of villages surrounding the cultural centre which specialize in specific crafts. Campuhan, Peliatan, Batuan are a few of the villages to name in this context. Ubud is also the best place to explore Balinese dance and drama as the Royal family had ensured that the best teachers and artists have preserved the highest skills in the field over generations.Dances like Ramayana, Kecak, Baris are performed nightly in a village called Bona, at a distance of about 15 minutes drive from Ubud. Balinese Hinduism is an exquisite experience in terms of the way it reflects life in the islands.

 The cultural sphere brings together an artful blend of Indian Hinduism and Bali’s animism alongside the expression of the magnificent landscape of the region. The Balinese festivals are quite an extravaganza for the tourists and promises memories for a lifetime.

For nature lovers, Ubud is just the place to visit for a fun and enjoyable time at the Ubud Monkey Forest and Taro Elephant Safari Park for a new experience of the wildlife in Bali. So with an array of the best things to do in Ubud, be assured of a memorable and fun filled vacation here with your family and friends.

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    6 Day/ 5 Night Cycling Tour of Bali
    d6 Days n5 Nights

    About the Activity:Fixed departure: 18th August, 01st  September, 15th September, 29th September, 6th October, 20th October, 3rd November.With this 6 day 5 nights package, explore the best of Bali, Indonesia.During this tour, you will be covering Kuta, Besakih village, Candidasa, Mt. Batur volcano at Kintamani, Pacung Mountain Resort and Jatiluwih among other famous landmarksThe tour includes accommodation, meals, transportation and a lot of activities.

    Excellent 5.0
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    Experience Jet-Pack in South Kuta, Bali
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    South Kuta

    About the Activity:Experience one of the most extreme water sports, Jet Pack on the beautiful islands of Bali. Get your own jet packs and fly as high as 5 meters in the air. Sit on a chair comfortably, as you enjoy your jet pack activity with jet streams on your back. No matter if you are new to the activity, within five minutes you will start enjoying the ride after briefing and instructions by a guide.This is a 20 minute activity.NOTE:Free pick up and drop from any hotel located in Legian, Seminyak, Kuta, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa.

    Very Good 4.0

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    Rainforest Horse Riding in Munduk Langki at Bali
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    Munduk Langki
    h6 Hours

    About the Activity: Enjoy this day long rainforest horse riding in Munduk Langki, Bali and venture into the wilderness of the tropical rain forest, hillside areas and volcanic lake.Get picked up from any hotel located in Nusa Dua, Kuta, Seminyak, Sanur, Ubud, Lovina, Munduk around 07:30 to 09:45 AM and after reaching to the activity location, get briefed by your guide about the day.From 10:05 to 10:50 AM approximately, indulge in a horse back riding at the tropical rain forest and enjoy the various sounds of the forest animals, birds, cicadas, monkeys etc.Ride your horse through the forest to the Tamblingan lake side and take a 30 minute traditional boat ride on the lake.Enjoy the beautiful scenery while riding your horse back and visit the local log cabin for a coffee break.Ride through the mountain trails and enjoy the pleasant cool weather, return to the south of Bali around 02:15 PM, arrive at your hotel at 03:00 PM and wind up the tour.

    Very Good 4.0

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    Kayaking in South Bali
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    South Kuta
    h1 Hour

    About the Activity: Enjoy this 1 hour Kayaking in South Bali which will be an amazing experience for you and your friends. Start this exciting activity after reaching the tour locality.Get accompanied and briefed by professionals if you are Kayking for the first time.Enjoy the solo thrill of kayaking down the Ayung River in a state-of-the-art two-person inflatable kayak.End this exciting tour and head back home with lots of memories.

    Good 3.0

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    Denpasar
    h4 Hours

    About the Activity:Pump up your adrenaline by rafting in the Telaga Waja, Bali and experience the thrill and the excitement by rafting in the clear water.This tour can be availed in morning slots and afternoon slots.Get picked up from your hotel in Ubud at 8.00 AM in the morning slot and at 2.00 PM at the afternoon slots by a private vehicle.Experience the mystical silence as you keep rafting and enjoy the majestic view of the landscapes.Feel the thrill as you row through the waters and enjoy the marvelous views.Delight in a delicious lunch at the finishing point.Explore the carved valleys and the beautiful waterfalls.End your trip at 2.00 PM in the morning slot and at 6.00 PM at the afternoon slot.

    Excellent 5.0
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    Ubud
    h7 Hours

    About the Activity:If you always wanted to explore the scenic beauty of Bali, this tour is a perfect fit for you. Get picked up from the hotel in Ubud around 08:00-08:15 AM to start your cycling trip.Cycle into the heartland of Bali with a tour along the back roads of Carangsari, and be granted a glimpse into the daily life and vibrant culture of Bali.Enjoy cycling to Elephant Camp and have a quick stop to visit the camp and chocolate factory.Continue travelling to Banjar Buangga to see rice paddy and traditional village and then to Telugtug Village, take a halt in Pura Dalem Telugtug.The tour, suitable for guests of all ages and physical condition, includes a visit to a typical Balinese household, a stopover at the memorial of I Gusti Ngurah Rai.Enjoy a lip-smacking lunch overlooking panoramic vistas of nearby Ubud.End your trip with a close encounter with the surprisingly well-mannered monkeys inhabiting the sacred nutmeg forest at Sangeh, get back to your hotel around 03:00 PM.

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    Nusa Dua

    About the Activity:Rivet in this amazing experience of wake sliding in Bali. This gorgeous coast offers both the beginner and the expert a thrilling rafting experience.Start this exciting activity after reaching the Tanjung Benua in Bali.Feel your adrenaline rush as you fight the raging waves grades of descent levels that will challenge your wits.These wake sliding trips are conducted daily and you don’t need to know swimming to join in the fun.  All the other required equipment meet international standards of safety.End this activity after 15 minutes and the activity takes place throughout the day and hence, you can avail the same as per your convenience. 

    Very Good 4.0

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    Ubud
    h5 Hours

    About the Activity:Witness the elephants bathing as you accompany them to help them performing their most important morning ritual.Get picked up from your hotel in Ubud and reach the spot around 09:00 AM where you can see the giant but silent animals take their bath.Hop on their bareback as they romp and splash the water and play while bathing progresses.Get a chance to wash, caress, feed and interact with the elephants.Enjoy a lip-smacking gourmet breakfast in the Park Restaurant overlooking the lake as the elephants soak up and dry off in the morning sunshine.End your trip by enjoying the elephant talent show and safari ride through the serene and peaceful jungle of Taro.Get back to your hotel around 02:00 PM after spending almost five hours with the kind animals.

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    Nusa Lembongan
    h10 Hours

    About the Activity:If you love the sea and want to explore the marine life than Manta Safari in Nusa Penida, Bali is the perfect activity for you.Get picked up from your hotel at around 7 AM from Nusa Dua, Kuta and Sanur and at around 6.45 AM from Ubud and proceed towards the activity location.Explore the sea life and dive deep into the clear blue sea and enjoy the warmth of the sun after a deep dive.Swim and observe the Manta from a closer view. You will be taken to 2 location to dive - Manta Bay and Crystal Bay.Enjoy scrumptious lunch before ending this activity.End your amazing day out by getting dropped off to your respective hotels at around 5 PM in the evening.

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    Munduk Langki
    h10 Hours

    About the Activity: The tour takes you to the cool mountain areas of North Bali via scenic countryside roads.Start your ATV ride and en route stop for a coffee break overlooking beautiful rice terraces continued with a short walk through a typical Balinese village.After that, enjoy a delicious picnic lunch, set up in the forest of the Bedugul Botanical Gardens. After lunch you'll visit the colorful Candikuning spice and flower market and stop at the picturesque “Puncak Bagus” for a view of the twin lakes Tamblingan and Buyan. You then take a Fin Komodo ATV self-drive offering a fun and rather challenging trip up through the hill villages of Munduk Langki, ending your wonderful day out at the Munduk Wilderness basecamp, tucked away on a hill at 4000 feet above sea level, with 360 degrees views of hills and ocean. At the base camp with its Western facilities you will enjoy a 3 course dinner on a wooden deck with fire pits, after which you will be taken home.

    Very Good 4.0

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    Ubud
    h2 Hours

    About the Activity:Indulge in an amazing trip near Gianyar with ATV ride and rivet in the beauty of the place.Get picked up from your hotel in air conditioned car from Kuta area, Nusa Dua, Sanur area and Ubud area in Bali.Enjoy this delightful ATV trip that enables you to explore the real beauty of Bali – unravel yourself in this uphill and downhill expedition.Ride through rugged mountainous terrain which will take you through the stunning Gianyar vicinity in a powerful ATV.Make your way through the beautiful tiny hamlets and witness rice fields, Balinese plantation, river, jungle, villas, bamboo, Balinese farm and beautiful panoramaEnthrall in this trip that provides you with stunning view and the local village lifestyles.You can choose three slots, which include Early Morning, Morning or Afternoon, as per your convenience. 

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    Ubud
    h8 Hours

    About the Activity:Get ready for an adventurous cycling tour, winding down through 25 kilometers of lush valleys in the old Balinese villages. You will be picked up from your hotel  in Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Kuta, Seminyak, Sanur and Ubud between 07:00 and 09:00 AM.Get acquainted by the history and culture of the people and villages from the guides as you pedal through some of the most beautiful scenery of the tour.  On the way, stop and relax to try some of the most exotic fruits and spices available on the land of Bali. Enjoy the lip-smacking lunch in one of the biggest attractions of Bali, the Elephant Safari Park and indulge in a royal elephant safari.End your trip by rafting and swirling over the water for one and a half hours with natural ramps and sudden drops of the Ayung River and depart to your hotel around 05:00 PM.

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    South Kuta

    About the Activity:Enjoy the banana boat ride in South Kuta in Bali, which is an inflatable banana meant for towing. Get picked up and drop from any hotel located in Legian, Seminyak, Kuta, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa.Get pulled over the water at high speeds for 15 minutes in total.Hold on tight, as you sail over the waves and mean curves created by the speedboats may be enough to let you fall.Experience this enthralling boat ride with your family or friends.

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    Denpasar
    h4 Hours

    About the Activity:Experience white water river rafting like never before.Get picked up from your hotel at around 8 AM for the morning slot, starting at 10 AM and 12 PM for the afternoon slot, starting at around 2 PM.After reaching, the trained instructors will brief you before you get ready to conquer the raging.The Ayung river rafting is recommended for you who would like to experience and adventure rafting in the medium level.After completing your rafting, enjoy a delicious lunch at the finish point.Get dropped off to your hotel after completing this adventurous river rafting in Ayung river.The total duration of activity is around 4 hours, excluding pick up and drop off.

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  • h10 Hours

    About the Activity:Embark on this exciting Mountain Cycling Tour in Nusa Penida and enjoy the view of the relishing landscapes as you cycle through the hills.Start this exciting activity after getting picked up from your hotel from the mentioned points: Nusa Dua, Kuta and Sanur at 7.00 AM, Ubud: 6:45 AM.The First we will visit the beautiful Teletubbies Hill at on the top of Nusa Penida mountain. From here we can see blue Indian ocean.Enjoy cycling through the steep road while witnessing the amazing beauty of the region. The rugged and stunningly  beautiful cliffs to the South West of the island, provide an incredible vista and is a favourite place to spot the Giant Manta Rays swimming below, the landscaped is an unspoilt treasure, nice view, tranquil, peaceful and nature. So on the top of cliff Manta Point we can see secret Sekar Kuning Temple and Ratu Gede Papak Badeng Temple.Delight in a delicious lunch in between your route and then continue riding.After lunch, marvel at the sight of the stunning hills and mountains as you cycle through the uphill and downhill of the roads.End this exciting cycling tour after getting dropped back at your hotel at about 5.00 PM in the evening.

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What You Should Know More About Things To Do in Ubud

  • What are the various activities to do in Ubud?

    The various activities that one can indulge in while visiting Ubud are as follows:

    • Attend Bali Spirit Festival
    • Visit the Pod Chocolate Factory and Cafe
    • Bali Adventure Rafting
    • Take Eco tour - Green Village
    • Visit Tegenungan Waterfall
    • Experience on day as Balinese Rice Farmer
    • Stay in a rustic Joglo at Bambu Indah
    • Visit Tegalalang Rice terraces
    • Go on a Campuhan Ridge Walk
    • Visit Ubud Water Palace, Saraswati Temple
    • Visit Threads of Life Indonesian Textile Arts
    • Explore Puri Saren Palace
    • Visit Goa Gajah Cave

  • Which are the best places to visit for a spiritual experience in Ubud?

    The best places to indulge in spiritual experience in Ubud are as follows:

    • Class at Yoga Barn
    • Visit to Pura taman Saraswati Temple
    • Watch a Legong dance performance to experience the spirit of cultural life in Ubud

  • Where can I enjoy elephant rides in Ubud?

    The best place to go for elephant rides in Ubud is the Elephant Safari Park.

     

  • Where can I enjoy ATV rides in Ubud?

    Bali ATV Ride and Ubud Tour Packages is a unique package which offers quad biking

    experience and helps to explore ATV rides at Ubud Palace, Ubud Market,Ubud Monkey Forest and Tegalalang Rice Terrace.

  • Which are the best sites for river rafting in Ubud?

    River rafting is a popular activity in and around Ubud. The best sites for river rafting are as follows:

    • Ayung River rafting
    • Telaga Waja river rafting

  • What to do at the Green Village in Ubud? What are the timings to visit?

    There are a number of activities to indulge in on a tour in Green Village in Ubud. A few of them are as follows:

    • Visit the Green School
    • Visit Bamboo Factory
    • Visit Bamboo Mansions
    • Enjoy a delightful meal at its Warung
    • Green Village can be visited anytime around the year.

  • Which are the most adventurous places for trekking in Ubud?

    The most adventurous places for trekking in Ubud are as follows:

    • Trekking from Jatiluwih to Tamblingan in Bali
    • Trekking at Mount Batur Caldera
    • Sambangan Jungle Trekking
    • Waterfall Caving Trek and Sightseeing on Vespa
    • Elephant Trekking beside Ayung River

  • Which are the most romantic things on a honeymoon in Ubud?

    Ubud offers a unique option to a couple to live as locals while on their honeymoon.

    • Right from exploring the Green Village and spending a day there to indulging in trekking, canoeing and simply a walk along the Ridge at Campuhan, honeymoon at Ubud can provide all the natural activities to help bond better and make unforgettable memories.
    • From visiting the rice terraces and even farming for a day to enjoying cultural festivals together, a couple can enjoy the myriad forms in which society brings people in Bali together. The lovely cafes and restaurants make for a rare kind of aesthetic experience, one that has a touch of modernity and European tastes but is vibrantly traditional at the same time.
    • Ubud also offers opportunities to learn Yoga, cooking and other indigenous activities which can be a unique way of exploring one’s creative and spiritual side with their beloved. In a certain sense, it can breathe in a new dimension to the relationship while memories are made and added to the treasure trove of moments in the journey of love.

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