Afternoon Ubud Tours Program

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Tour Itineraries : 

First at all, we will bring you to visit  some of tourism villages such as Ubud Arts Village and Celuk Village which is well known as it’s gold and silver smith, and there are a lot of a huge silver shops in this village. At Batuan Village,  we will see the painter make their own creation and also Textile factory at Tohpati Village. The woodcarving Village called Mas and Kemenuh Village, both village produce very good quality of woodcarving.

Secondly, we will stop at Elephant Cave (Goa Gajah), this cave built in 11 century years ago by the king of Udayana. The name of the cave came from the name of the small river nearby, named Lua Gajah (Female Elephant). In front of the cave built place for bathing with six figures (Sapta Gangga). Inside of the temple, there is a places for meditation, west side is the statue of Sri Ganesh (the god of protector), east side is three Lingam, believed one with black cloth is for Wisnu Gods symbol of water, white cloth is for Siwa Gods symbol of the air and red cloth is Brahma Gods symbol of fire.

Thirdly, we will stop at Monkey Forest Ubud, the monkeys within the Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal are commonly called long-tailed macaques. Their scientific name is Macaca fascicuiaris. On Bali, there are Balinese long-tailed macaque troops (populations) that live in areas where they have little to no contact with humans and troops that come into contact with humans on a regular basis. In western part is Dalem Temple (temple dedicated to Siwa Gods), in eastern is the cemetery and Merajapati Temple dedicated to Goddes of Durga (wife of Siwa God).

For the last stop, we will see  Kecak Dance at Batubulan Village, A Kecak  dance performance was very simple. The men’s chorus chants the words Cak ke-cak ke-cak ke-cak ke-cak ke-cak, in rhythm, over and over again, for this reason they are called Kecak or Cak dance. Kecak dances consist of about fifty men wearing only a loin-cloth, the upper part of their bodies left bare. They form rows of circles, in the middle of which is a coconut oil lamp. Kecak dance is performed for dance-dramas and the story presented is taking from the Ramayana epic.