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Very enjoyable

Since it was raining the event was moved from the palace to a venue across the street, which was... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Susana61
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Mesmerising

Wonderful setting, exceptionally talented dancers and great music. Great value for money... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
gingertravelgirl
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Dances are merged with stories and history in Bali. Many focus on the Sanskrit epics of India which are literature that convey cultural beliefs and structure. The two most well known are the Mahabharata and the Ramayana. The Ramayana has 24,000...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have seen a few Balinese dance shows in Ubud, the best one is at PELIATAN BALERUNG STAGE, performed on every Friday 7:30pm. Arrive 30 min earlier to secure better seats. After watching this show, you wouldn't be interested to watch at other places anymore....More

Thank xian888
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Things like this are obligatory. You're in Bali, so go to a traditional Balinese song and dance show. It was not very enjoyable, and the crowd clearly agreed. The comical part was that, 45 minutes in, the audience started leaving in droves. Part of the...More

3  Thank formershrink
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Since it was raining the event was moved from the palace to a venue across the street, which was disappointing. Nevertheless we enjoyed the performance. The show was a bit uneven but stay till the end because the last two dances are among the best.

Thank Susana61
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful setting, exceptionally talented dancers and great music. Great value for money considering the cost of tickets for similar shows in Ubud. I went on a Thursday and although it was busy everyone had a seat. I was captivated throughout the entire performance and would...More

Thank gingertravelgirl
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Get there early for good seating. It was packed, literally standing room only! This was my second trip to Bali, and this was one of the things I really wanted to see again! Their eyes and hands are unreal. So expressive and different! A true...More

1  Thank sleigh4clay
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I went to a different show every night in Ubud, and it was the Legong at Ubud Palace that i appreciated the most. Incredible playing from the Gamelan orchestra, which completely drowns out the sound of traffic noise. Amazing dancing, beautiful sometimes strange, sometimes humorous....More

1  Thank davet65
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The music, the performance, the dance, the costumes, all is enticing! Some people complained about not understanding the story. But the whole plot from start to finish is described in the leaflet you get with the ticket. I read it as the performance was occuring...More

1  Thank Gabriela C
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The palace provides a great backdrop with it's beautiful entrance as an integral part of the performance. In case of rain or palace has some function venue shifts to area in front of palace which has also good set up. In our case venue changed...More

Thank MKP5456
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This show is great for a taste of real Balinese culture, the dancing is fantastic and the music is hypnotic and intense, albeit quite hard to sit through a full 90 minutes. Well worth going unless an hour and a half of dissonant, arhythmic gong...More

1  Thank 775t4p
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It was important to me to check out some traditional dance in Bali. The aesthetic qualities have always been extremely fascinating to me so I wanted to get a closer look. After looking up some things online, we decided to check out the legong rather...More

5  Thank Kosmosis707
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Marieke G
19 October 2017|
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The show started st 7.30 am and lasted 1.5 hours and features a variety of dances. Tickets to show is Rp 100,000. For more information you can visit my review of the place.
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Swati M
16 August 2017|
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The ticket for for adult is Indonesian Rs 10000. You can see my review of epic. As indian you may not like the dance as. it is not in line of story we know and music is so repeatative. But you may like to go due to child. If... More
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