Soak in the rich Balinese culture and heritage in this guided private shore excursion. Watch local craftsmen at work as you visit Celuk, the gold and silver crafting village, as well as Mas woodcarving village. Enter the holy Batuan Temple, and watch the Barong Dance – the tour will bring you closer to the heart of Bali!
Upon pickup from the Bali port, meet your savvy guide and driver who’ll take you to Batu Bulan village. There, get entertained by a fascinating Balinese cultural show, particularly Barong dance. This kind of traditional Balinese dance tells a story timeline of Barong, the good fighting against the devil.
Next up is Batuan Temple, a deeply revered Balinese Hindu temple. Don the ‘kamben’, which can be lent at the entrance for a small voluntary donation, before exploring 3 main temples of worship to the Creator, the Preserver, and the Destroyer respectively.
Continue to Celuk Village, a small gold and silver crafting village near Ubud in central Bali. There, observe goldsmiths and silversmiths fashioning meticulous works of art, or browse through galleries and artist workshops lining up the main road to search for your favorite buys. Apart from jewelry, the artisans also offer beautiful silverware for sale. End your tour with return transport to your port.