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One of some mythologies in Bali. It tells about Barong as a king of the spirits, leader of the hosts of good, and his enemy named Rangda, the demon queen and mother of all spirit guarders. Traditionally, the dance represents story of the eternal battle between good and bad. This will be performed when there is a temple ceremony, which is only once a year based on Caka calender (Ticket Price: IDR 100.000).
Tegenungan Waterfall is a unique waterfall for its lush green forest and heavy water flow. This village is located near to the village of Ubud. It is popular with waterfall that has been a selection of places that is fun to visit. To get to this waterfall we need to take some steps down, but it will be paid by taking a cooling swim in this waterfall (Ticket Price: IDR 15.000)
Ubud Monkey Forest is a small rain forest dwelt by some groups of monkeys. It uses a concept named Tri Hita Karana “three causes of well-being”, a traditional philosophy for life: harmony among people, harmony with environment, and harmony with God. Besides, this monkey forest is dwelt by more less 600 long tailed monkeys (Ticket: IDR 50.000).
Taman Ayun is one of the unique Balinese temples featured by water around the main temple. This temple was built by king of Mengwi, named I Gusti Agung Putu in 1556. He built this temple to respect his ancestors. Inside, you will see layer of Merus that make this temple more beautiful. Based on its name, Taman means “garden” and Ayun means “beautiful“, so Taman Ayun Temple means a temple surrounded by beautiful garden and water (Ticket Price: IDR 20.000).
Tanah Lot Temple is a temple located on the ocean where Balinese Hindus believe this temple is part of Sad Kahyangan temple or one of the six major temples in Bali. This temple was built by Danghyang Nirartha in the 16th century. In the evening this temple will be more beautiful when the sun goes down. Besides, there is also a small cave where people usually do purification before they pray in the temple. So, don’t forget to bring you camera to snap pictures with sunset (Ticket Price: IDR 60.000).
Ubud and Tanah Lot Tour Gallery: