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Private Tour: Ubud Highlights

  • Private, full-day tour through the best of Ubud
  • Explore the area with a local guide
  • Visit temples, artisans and natural areas
Private Tour: Ubud Highlights
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Private Tour: Ubud Highlights
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.

Reviews (47)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great Experience. Would definitely recommend it

We were 6 people and decided to take a full day private tour to Ubud. We were definitely lucky but getting Gede as our driver. He did a great job during the day, he's very nice, knowledgeable and a safe driver which is not a...More

Thank EHM1977
Reviewed yesterday
Just amazing, one of the best things we saw in Bali

Our drivers name was Yandek. He made our tour as pleasant as just possible for us. In this tour we learned so much about the Balinese traditional culture and saw so beautiful spots. It was very interesting. Our highlights from the tour were the coffee...More

Thank mluisa21
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Accommodating and Friendly

Made (pronounced Mehday) was our driver and very accommodating. We chopped and changed our destinations as we drove, essentially creating a unique tour that suited us. Very grateful for Made, as we felt completely safe with his driving and knowledge of the area. He didn’t...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Nice driver, nice visit

Dana was our driver today. We did a full-day tour, went to the silver factory, the coffee factory, the monkey park, rice terraces, temple, etc. He was very nice to us, four ladies of “a certain age“; throughout the day, he took us to lovely...More

Thank Karin R
wayan_suardika, Owner at Hire Bali Driver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Karin R, Thank you for your time to write a good review for our company. we are happy to know that one of our driver Dana was doing his job well. It will boost the spirit of our other members. We always want to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Amazing Ubud Tour

We booked a day trip to see the highlights in Ubud like Tegenungang Waterfalls, Monkey Forrest, Batik and Jewellery production, rice plantage and coffee plantage with this coffee producing animal. Although we booked only one day in advance it went everything smooth and we enjoyed...More

Thank Andreas S
wayan_suardika, Owner at Hire Bali Driver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Andreas S, Thank you very much for writing such a thorough and positive review. We are glad to know that you have a pleasant time with us. It is a great pleasure to know that you had a pleasant and satisfying experience with one...More

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