The Cultural Heart of the Island

The beautiful town of Ubud is regarded as the cultural heart of Bali, the centre for fine arts and crafts, traditional dance and music, ancient architecture and modern museums. Nestling in the foothills of the mountains, Ubud is full of countless shops and art galleries, which demonstrate the skills of the Balinese people. The road that leads from to the coast passes through a series small villages, each specializing in the production of a particular art or craft. Exquisite carvings, paintings and other works of art line the roadside making the journey feel like it is passing through an outdoor art gallery.
Tour Itinerary
  • Barong dance – the epic tale about the fight between good and evil
  • Tohpati Batik – the centre for batik painting and hand weaving*
  • Batubulan – the village where men are experts in stone carving
  • Batuan – noted for its dramatic style of painting originating in the 1930s
  • Mas – wood carvings representing every day life and abstract images
  • Tegalalang – brightly coloured carvings amidst breathtaking rice terraces
  • Ubud – visit a silversmith’s jewelry workshop and see how it’s done*
Terms & Conditions
  • Entry fees to all temples and sites are not included in the rate.
  • The rate is valid for maximum 6 people per car
Customised Tours * All tours can be customised and extended to your requirements. Please enquire for details.