Kecak Fire & Trance Dance (Pura Dalem Taman Kaja)

Kecak Fire & Trance Dance (Pura Dalem Taman Kaja)

Kecak Fire & Trance Dance (Pura Dalem Taman Kaja)
4.5
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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  • Clare L
    14 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Not to be missed performance
    This event is by far the best that Ubud had to offer in tourist attractions. You do not want to miss the Pura Dalem lit up to highlight its gorgeous stone statues, the quality of the Kecak dancers, and the incredible trance dance to end the night. Get there early to nab the best seats! Don’t miss this!!
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 28 July 2023
  • Dirk W
    Antwerp, Belgium214 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Kecek dance and view
    The place where the Kecek dance is performed is very beautiful with a possible very beautiful sunset. Like everywhere in Bali, many shops and restaurants have been added here. the parking lot is very large. There are currently 2 shows per day. It is something special and we think the Kecak show is very cool. How they managed to sing with Kecak for so long is a mystery. Be careful with food and drink, because the monkeys will take it away.
    Visited November 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 12 December 2023
  • Kaylee L
    74 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A must see!
    A must do if in Ubud! We were lucky that it didn’t rain on us so I’m not sure how that would affect the performance but we had a great time! Arrived just after 7pm to get good seats and we were all mesmerized the entire show! I recommend reading the pamphlet before so you have idea of the story the dance is telling but you really don’t need to understand it to enjoy the chants and visual performance they excel at. They sell beer right out front for the show as well and have a bathroom close by. A highlight!
    Visited July 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 4 July 2024
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Kaylee L
San Diego, California, United States74 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2024 • Friends
A must do if in Ubud! We were lucky that it didn’t rain on us so I’m not sure how that would affect the performance but we had a great time! Arrived just after 7pm to get good seats and we were all mesmerized the entire show! I recommend reading the pamphlet before so you have idea of the story the dance is telling but you really don’t need to understand it to enjoy the chants and visual performance they excel at. They sell beer right out front for the show as well and have a bathroom close by. A highlight!
Written 4 July 2024
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jana
Kutna Hora, Czech Republic2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
Really awesome experience! It had goosebumps, the whole show is about story, that they are telling you through the dance. Fire at the end. Recommend!✨
Written 3 April 2024
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Fred A
Melbourne, Australia4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
Very exciting and beautiful dance in an incredible temple setting We were staying at Murni's Houses & Spa and it's only a couple of minutes walk. Starts at 7.30 pm and finishes about 9.15 pm.
Written 26 February 2024
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patricialawson1963
Redford, MI4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
Don’t miss this! It’s absolutely fascinating! The trance dance in the second part is absolutely something you will never forget!
Written 24 February 2024
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Robbie K
Canberra, Australia5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Friends
This was an excellent performance! We were seated outside for a engaging performance, with a great plot and group of people. Thank you!
Written 10 January 2024
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Dirk W
Antwerp, Belgium214 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Couples
The place where the Kecek dance is performed is very beautiful with a possible very beautiful sunset. Like everywhere in Bali, many shops and restaurants have been added here. the parking lot is very large. There are currently 2 shows per day. It is something special and we think the Kecak show is very cool. How they managed to sing with Kecak for so long is a mystery. Be careful with food and drink, because the monkeys will take it away.
Written 12 December 2023
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SF Guy
San Francisco, CA1,029 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Solo
One of a few excellent traditional Balinese shows in Ubud. I definitely recommend this show. The costumes and story telling is superb.
Written 3 December 2023
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Shantan C
4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Couples
Pretty cool experience. Not as busy as Uluwatu, can buy tickets at the gate. Lovely enthralling performance by the local community.
Written 30 November 2023
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Linda B
Scotts Valley, CA223 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Friends
This is a LARGE-AUDIENCE KECsAK AND FIRE-DANCE in UBUD held in the Dalem Ubud . NOTE IT IS NOT THE TAMAN KAJA ONE!! This is a review for the one presented by Krama Desa Ubud Kaja. It had several hundred people on the Friday night we visited. It was not a good experience. IT SHOULD HAVE ITS OWN SECTION IN UBUD ENTERTAINMENT TO REVIEW.
LET ME BE THE FIRST

I am qualified to judge because I taught Kecak with a member the Denpasar Arts Conservatory Theater Faculty in an American University for 2 years and have attended Kecak performances for 30 years in Bali.

1. There was not enough light to even see the performers at all. This could he fixed if the Krama Desa Ubud Kaja wants to present a more professional result and allow ticket-buyers to actually SEE KECAK.

2. The staff brought chairs to seat audience behind the bleachers where we had no chance for sight lines to the action, and seated patrons in a gully where no one could see out, and also seated people behind tall objects. The places where it will be correct to put plastic chairs so that the people in them are able to see the performance area should be marked with a paint spot or some other way. It is highway robbery to sell people a ticket when they are not even going to be able to see the show.

This is not worth the 100,000 Rp ticket price for a large fraction of the audience
Written 15 August 2023
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Noel P
15 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Couples
Very interesting to see. The vibe was incredible. If you like seeing the culture of a place then I highly recommend that you go watch this
Written 12 August 2023
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