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Private Tour: Ubud Highlights

Highlights
  • Private, full-day tour through the best of Ubud
  • Explore the area with a local guide
  • Visit temples, artisans and natural areas
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Private Tour: Ubud Highlights
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Private Tour: Ubud Highlights
US$45.00
Overview
See the best of Ubud’s traditional life, handicrafts and scenery with a full-day, private tour of the village highlights. Learn how artisans produce batik, and meet skilled silversmiths in a handicraft center. Visit a forested waterfall for a cool swim then explore Mas village, where woodcarvers create elaborate sculptures. Spot long-tailed macaques in a monkey forest, see a temple sanctuary, and hike lush rice paddies to learn about Balinese agricultural techniques. Browse bright stalls at a local market, then see the stunning Ubud Royal Palace before returning to your hotel.
What to Expect

This trip to the centre of art in Ubud will give you a complete overview of this village and unique cultural experience in Bali. Your tour guide will be happy to answer any questions you may have throughout your tour.

After 9am pick up from your hotel, you will go first to Ubud sacred monkey forest. There you will have free time exploring the jungle of the monkeys and may also experience feeding them closely. Inside, you will see a holy temple guarded by the monkeys. 

After that, you will stop at the center of Ubud. In this place you will have free time to explore the traditional market of Ubud, king’s palace opposite the road and Saraswati temple just walking 50 meters from the center. You will find a beautiful temple shrines with lots of glowing lotuses fulfill the peaceful ponds.

Then drive north to have your scenic local lunch inside the jungle overlooking the valley view. You will find a nice ambience for having meals and scenic place for picture.

After finish your lunch, you will be driven to Tegalalang rice terrace where you can enjoy a short trek at the rice fields. Walk along the rice paddy fields to see how local Balinese cultivate their land.

Next visit is Tirta Empul holy spring temple. You will witness the ritual of local Hindu purification in a clear pool which water sourced from the main temple. If you can feel the vibrant, you are able to join the blessing.

On the way back you will stop at Tegenungan waterfall. A very enchanting waterfall surrounded by the lush green slopes that can hold you longer to stay.

Your tour ends when you arrive back at your accommodation at around 7pm.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Private Driver Arta for the day in Ubud

Arta showed us the best of Ubud in a day, he is a skilled driver, very friendly and explained each place we visited allowing us as much time as we needed. We would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a private driver

Thank two families from Wales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Gede is a five star guide

gede was such a knowledgeable guide. the tour ran efficiently even despite heavy traffic and bad weather as he was able to change around the itinerary to better cater for the road conditions. you can also tell he is a locals favourite getting along well...More

Thank Scott Hyun-Tae C
wayan_suardika, Owner at Hire Bali Driver, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Scott Hyun-Tae C, Thank you for using our service and we truly appreciated your feedback and your compliment to Gede as our driver or tour guide. We try our best to make your experience Memorable. Our Teams will be thrilled to receive your feedback...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Best tour ever

We just got back from our tour from Ubud and our tour guide was the nicest most polite person i have ever met, Hendra was the name of our guid be sure to ask for him when you book this tour, we are in our...More

Thank Ahmes A
wayan_suardika, Owner at Hire Bali Driver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ahmes A, Thank you for your review to our company. We are glad that Hendra our driver become a good friend to help your trip in Bali. He is one of our asset. Hope the trip could be an highlight of your holiday. Regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Bali sights!

We booked with this tour as it allowed us to choose the sights we wanted to see. We went to the Monkey Forest, Tegenungan Waterfall, Tirta Empul temple and the Tegalalang rice terrace. Kintun was our guide and he had great knowledge which he was...More

Thank KentDancer85
wayan_suardika, Owner at Hire Bali Driver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear KentDancer85, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your trip with Hire Bali Driver. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. We are always happy to hear that Kantun our driver has done his best to be your guide during the trip....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wonderful experience with Desna!!

BOOK THIS TRIP! We had such a great day with our driver, Desna!!! My husband and I went to Bali for our honeymoon. Toward the end of the trip, we decided to book a full day tour to see a few areas in the Ubud...More

Thank H4180FPsarahb
wayan_suardika, Owner at Hire Bali Driver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear H4180FPsarahb, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your trip with Hire Bali Driver. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. We are always happy to hear that Desna our driver has done his best to be your guide during the trip....More

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