Top Things to Do in Ubud, Bali

The Indonesian town of Ubud is on the island of Bali and the culture is very rich and full of life. The artworks in Ubud are well-known internationally and definitely worth checking out.

The top things to do in Ubud are interesting and so much fun – such as going to see the Ubud’s Monkey Forest, Ubud shopping areas, art museums, art galleries, Ubud’s rice fields.

Monkey Forest

The Monkey Forest is a sacred forest to the locals of the notion of Tri Hita Karana. Tri Hita Karana means “Three ways to reach spiritual and physical well-being.” 

Ubud shopping areas

Each shop has its own unique artifacts and products you won’t see anywhere else. Many of those artworks include sculptures, wood carvings, pottery, jewelry, and other creative items.

Art museums and galleries

The inside of the museum is very colorful with many fascinating pieces of art. In addition, you can also visit the Blanco Renaissance Museum, Museum Puri Lukisan, and other interesting ones.

Ubud’s rice fields

The town of Ubud is full of small villages that are within walking or bicycle distance. Enjoy a leisurely ride or walk and take in the amazing sites such as the rice fields.

There is a very spiritual vibe about the town of Ubud. In Ubud there is a famous place where you could drink holy water and swim in gentle springs  called the holy springs of Pura Tirta Empul.

Holistic healing centers

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