Are you thinking of having a vacation in Ubud Bali and wondering about fun things to do and an exciting place to see in Ubud? If yes! On this page, you will get the list of top 10 things to do and places to see in Ubud Bali.
Bahasa Indonesia: “10 Kegiatan Wisata Di Ubud Yang Wajib Dicoba” >>>
Besides the list of activities and places to see in Ubud, you also will get other supporting information for your guidance. Such as:
- The attraction or events location with a map.
- Update information on the entry fee, if it is required an admission fee to enter the site.
- Vehicle parking price.
- Also, the best time to visit.
Bali Island Attraction & Activities
Furthermore, Bali island nowadays becomes the most popular tourist destination in Asia, visited by Indonesian tourists and foreign travelers. Bali island has unique art, culture, natural environments, a safe and secure society.
While there are many interesting sights you can visit and fun activities to join while on vacation in Bali. However, most travelers have a limited time of traveling in Bali. Therefore, it makes not all attractions and activities on Bali island can be visited. Thus, this will create questions for most travelers while visiting Bali. The questions, which places that I should stay and activity that I should join during a holiday in Bali?
To answer the above questions, I have previously written a post about Bali’s top 10 most favorite holiday destination. So, if you want to know about the list of top 10 most famous holiday destinations in Bali, please click the below link!
On the post of 10 most favorite tourist attractions in Bali, I have included Ubud on the list. The Ubud area is vast and offers plenty of unique attractions and fun activities. Therefore, on this page, I will write further detail on the top 10 things to do and places to see in Ubud Bali.
List Of Top 10 Things To Do And Places To See In Ubud
A list of 10 things to do and places to see in Ubud is not my opinion or copy-paste information from another website. However, the list of 10 places to see and things to do in Ubud are summaries of our customers. Who book a tour package, marine sports game, car rental with driver, or white water rafting in Bali with us.
As we know, each traveler from a particular country has a different interest in things to do and activities that they want to join during holidays in Ubud Bali. Therefore, I choose only ten places and activities in Ubud, favorite by Singaporean, Indian, and Hongkong tourists.
1. Tegalalang Rice Terrace Ubud
Rice terraces in Tegalalang Ubud, highly favored by Singaporean and Hongkong tourists. Also, the location of Tegalalang rice terraces Ubud in the same direction as Kintamani Bali. Tegalalang rice terraces in Ubud have unique scenery with terraced shape rice fields with a slope of about 40 degrees angle.
Also, many cafes in the Tegalalang Ubud area have direct access to the Tegalalang rice terraces’ scenic view. Therefore, you can hang out with a light snack and drink while enjoying the rice terrace’s landscape view. Due to the high number of Singaporean and Hongkong tourists’ visits to Tegalalang rice fields in Ubud, I list Tegalalang rice fields as number one on the list of top 10 things to do and places to see in Ubud.
Further Detail Information: “Amazing Rice Terrace Scenery At Tegalalang Ubud” >>> Entry Fee, IDR 15.000 / person. Map Location On Tegalalang rice terraces Google Map. Car Parking Price, IDR 5.000 / one car. Best Time To Visit, 09:00 – 17:00.
2. Monkey Forest Ubud
Number two on 10 things to do and places to see in Ubud is monkey forest Ubud. Most travel agencies who provide the Ubud tour package will list monkey forest Ubud on their itinerary. The main reason is only one, due to most traveler on vacation in Ubud Bali, want to visit monkey forest Ubud. Ubud’s monkey forest’s main point of interest lies in a beautiful forest inhabited by many primates.
Find Out More: “Monkey Forest Ubud” >>> Entry Fee, IDR 80.000 / adult & IDR 60.000 / Kid (3 - 12 years old). Map Location, Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary Google Map. Car Parking Fee, Free Of Charge. Best Time To Visit, 15:00 – 17:00.
3. Ayung River Rafting Ubud
For your information, there is two types of water sports love by Singaporean, Indian and Hong Kong tourist and there are:
- Bali marine sports game at Tanjung Benoa Beach.
- White water rafting Bali. While there are two best locations to have river rafting in Bali, and there are Telaga Waja River at Karangasem regency and Ayung river at Ubud.
So if you are staying at one of the hotels in Ubud and want to join Bali’s fun adventure, you should try Ayung river rafting trips in Ubud.
Ayung River Ubud is suitable for a first-timer or beginner who would like to join white water rafting trips. Rafting on the Ayung River Ubud is more inclined as a recreational event than a sports event because the Ayung river Ubud has moderate rapids flow. Also, when you join the Ayung river rafting, you will see the beautiful scenery of Ubud rural areas.
For your information, there is plenty of white water rafting company available at Ayung River in Ubud. However, the most well-known whitewater rafting company is Sobek Rafting Ubud.
Further Detail Information: “Ayung River Rafting Ubud” >>> Bali Sobek Rafting Ubud Price, USD 55 / person. Sobek Rafting start point location at Ayung River on Google Map. Free parking. Best time to have rafting is in the morning at 10:00 am.
4. Ubud Bike Tour On The Edge Of The Rice Field
Cycling activities in Ubud, for now, are dominated by European tourists. However, since the movie Eat, Pray, Love starring Hollywood artist, which is Ms. Julia Roberts. Many Indian, Singaporean & Hongkong tourists are interested in joining in bicycle rides in Ubud rural areas, especially cycling on the edge of rice fields.
Due to the high demand for bike tours in Ubud, many outdoor activities operators initially only provide Bali rafting activities. Also, give a cycling tour. One of the best companies that offer bike tours in Ubud is Sobek Adventure Cycling Ubud.
Find Out More: “Sobek Adventure Cycling Bali” >>> Ubud Cycling Tour Price, USD 60 / person. Sobek Cycling tour start point on Google Map. Free parking. Best time to have Ubud bike tour is in the morning at 10:00 am.
5. Culinary Tour On The Edge of Rice Fields
If you would like to have a romantic dinner on the beach with a sunset view, Bali’s best place is Jimbaran Beach. However, if you would like to experience lunch or dinner on the edge of rice fields, Ubud is the place.
One of the most famous restaurants to have lunch or dinner surrounded by rice fields is Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant in Ubud. The main menu of Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud is fried duck or roasted duck, with a choice of 3 Balinese chili sauce. Almost every day, Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud is full of visitors, both Indonesian and foreign tourists. The Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud’s main point of interest is the restaurant dining layout surrounded by rice fields. So if you plan to give a try to have lunch or dinner at Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud, find out the detailed information below.
Read More: “Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant” >>> The range of food price for one portion, IDR 12.000 - IDR 110.000/ person. Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud on Google Map. Free parking.
6. Shopping At Ubud Art Market
There are many shops or stores in Bali to buy merchandise, and the most famous one is the Sukawati art market. However, if you want to find a shop or store to purchase Balinese merchandise located close to Ubud, then you can go to the Art Market in Ubud. Ubud Art Market, nowadays gaining popularity due to one of the scenes on Eat, Pray, Love movie takes shooting spot in Ubud art market.
Read More: “Ubud Art Market” >>> Car Parking, IDR 5.000 / one car. Ubud Art Market location on Google Map. Best time to visit, at 10:00 am.
7. Campuhan Ridge Walk
Visiting Ubud attractions is not always spending your travel budget. One of the Ubud attractions with a free entry fee is Bukit Campuhan. If translated to English, Bukit Campuhan means Campuhan Hill. It is known as Bukit Cinta / Mountain Of Love among the teenagers.
If you ask me why the youth called it the hill of love? For sure, I am not sure the answer! Perhaps, the name given to the mountain of love, due to Bukit Campuhan Ubud very often used as a pre-wedding photo spot.
The main point of interest of Bukit Campuhan lies on a stretch of high green hills. Because of the beautiful scenery of Bukit Campuhan Ubud, these make almost every day, especially in the afternoon, Bukit Campuhan bustling with visitors. Most of the visitors will walk on the ridge of the Bukit Campuhan to allow them to see the beauty of the scenery. How about you! Do you have an interest in Campuhan Ridge Walk? If yes, find out further detailed information below!
Read More: “Campuhan Ridge Walk” >>> Free Parking. Bukit Campuhan location on Google Map. Most visitor typically spends up to 2 hours in Campuhan Hill. Best time to visit, 16:00 - 18:00.
8. Mason Adventure Elephant Safari Ride
One of the best places to have an elephant safari ride in Bali is at Taro village at Ubud. The price to have an elephant safari ride at Taro Ubud by Mason Adventure Tours is relatively high for my budget. However, I don’t hesitate to try to have an elephant safari ride at Taro Ubud.
Even though the elephant riding activity at Taro Ubud is quite expensive for me, but still is value for money. Things that make me say, it’s worth money due to the gardens are well-groomed, elephants are very tame and plump, no smell from the elephants and you can eat buffet lunch as much as you want. Most of the visitors at Taro Elephant Safari Ubud are foreigners. In contrast, Indonesian visitor mostly comes during a holiday season, such as New Years.
So how about you? Do you have the interest to try Taro Elephant Safari ride Ubud? If yes, find out below for further detailed information.
Read More: “Taro Elephant Safari Ride Ubud” >>> Elephant Safari rides tour price, Adult, 1.330.000 / person & Child, IDR 900.000 / person. Taro Elephant Safari rides Ubud location on Google Map. Free Parking. Most visitor typically spends up to 4 hours in the park. Best time to visit, 09:00 am.
9. Bali Bird Park
One of the best attractions for a family in Bali is Bird Park in Ubud Gianyar. Therefore, most tourists who visited Bali Bird Park is family travelers who have a vacation with children. Besides your boys able to see a variety of birds, your boys can also feed the bird and watch the bird attraction show.
Read More: “Bali Bird Park” >>> Bird Park Admission, Adult, IDR 385.000 / person & Child, IDR 192.500 / person. Bird Park in Ubud location on Google Map. Free Parking. Most visitor typically spends up to 2.5 hours in the park. Best time to visit, 13:00.
10. Bali Zoo
Besides the bird park, if you are looking for things to do in Ubud suitable for kids and your family, my recommendation is visiting Bali Zoo.
Read More: “Bali Zoo Park” >>> Zoo Admission: Adult, IDR 321.300 / pax & Child, IDR 208.250 / pax. Bali Zoo Park location on Google Map. Most visitor typically spends up to 2.5 hours in the zoo. Free Parking. Best time to visit, 13:00.
Finally, that’s all for the list of 10 things to do and places to see in Ubud Bali. So if you have any questions or suggestions, please leave it on the comment form below.