Often asked: What To See And Do In Ubud Bali?
- 1 Is Ubud Bali worth visiting?
- 2 What is Ubud Bali known for?
- 3 How many days in Ubud is enough?
- 4 What can you do in Ubud for 2 days?
- 5 What’s bad about Bali?
- 6 What should I avoid in Bali?
- 7 Can you brush your teeth with tap water in Bali?
- 8 What’s the best month to visit Bali?
- 9 What injections do I need for Bali?
- 10 Is Lombok better than Bali?
- 11 Which island is best in Bali?
- 12 Is Ubud safe for tourists?
- 13 What is the best area to stay in Ubud?
- 14 What is there to do in Ubud at night?
- 15 How do I get from Bali to Ubud?
Is Ubud Bali worth visiting?
Bali’s coasts are great for sand and sunsets, but Ubud is arguably the cultural, artistic, and holistic heart of Bali. Ubud’s central location makes it the perfect base for visiting nearby attractions. The green cascades of the Tegalalang rice terraces are just a 25-minute drive north.
What is Ubud Bali known for?
Known as Bali’s art and culture capital, Ubud is the ultimate place to enjoy various traditional performances, from the notorious Kecak fire dance to local youths practicing their gamelan in the town hall. You can catch one of these performances anywhere from the Royal Palace to restaurants and public places.
How many days in Ubud is enough?
How long should you stay in Ubud? We recommend visiting Ubud for 3 days. We’ve been to Bali twice and are always based in this area. It’s the perfect place in Bali for arts and crafts, traditional culture, good eats, and tons of opportunities to see rice terraces and nature.
What can you do in Ubud for 2 days?
Day 2 Ubud itinerary: rice terraces, sacred temples and waterfalls
- Tegalalang Rice Terrace. Rice fields and palm trees. See the giant swing?
- Pura Tirta Empul. Lots of koi fish.
- Tibumana Waterfall. A small stream near the waterfall.
- Pengibul Waterfall. Pengibul Waterfall.
- Tegenungan Waterfall. One of many photo ops.
What’s bad about Bali?
Way too touristy Number one on this list of bad things about Bali is the sheer amount of tourism. Bali has to be the most tourist-populated destination we’ve ever been to in our lives; even more so than the popular islands in Thailand. It’s safe to say, Bali sadly suffers from over-tourism.
What should I avoid in Bali?
13 Big mistakes to avoid in Bali
- 13 Big mistakes to avoid in Bali.
- 1 – Wearing a cross body bag.
- 2 – Having anything on show in the monkey forest.
- 3 – Trusting the weather apps.
- 4 – Visiting popular waterfalls like Tegenungen in the middle of the day.
- 5 – Staying in Kuta.
- 6 – Not venturing out of the southern part of Bali.
Can you brush your teeth with tap water in Bali?
the first thing to remember is that it’s not safe to drink the tap water in Indonesia – Bali included. Make sure you keep bottled water with you at all times (and brush your teeth with it), and ask for no ice in your drinks at bars and cafes. Use common sense when it comes to eating out in Bali.
What’s the best month to visit Bali?
The best time to visit Bali is between April and October, the island’s dry season. Bali experiences only two seasons: the rainy season and the dry season. Throughout the year, the daytime temps hover between the mid-80s and low 90s, with only the humidity and precipitation patterns changing.
What injections do I need for Bali?
What injections do I need for Bali?
- All Travellers: Routine Vaccinations / Injections: MMR, DTaP.
- Most Travellers: Typhoid, Hepatitis A.
- Some Travellers: Hepatitis B, Rabies, Cholera and Japanese Encephalitis.
Is Lombok better than Bali?
The winner: Bali has much more going for it than Lombok in the way of flight and accommodation options, as well as things to do. More direct flights operate out of major cities to Bali compared to Lombok and with an abundance of accommodation options, it’s more ideal for family friendly and romantic holidays.
Which island is best in Bali?
7 Best Islands around Bali
- Gili Trawangan.
- Nusa Lembongan.
- Gili Air.
- Gili Meno.
- Nusa Menjangan Island.
- Nusa Ceningan.
- Nusa Penida.
Is Ubud safe for tourists?
Sanur, Uluwatu and Ubud are the safest areas in Bali. Most pickpocketing crimes occur in Kuta, Seminyak and Canggu, since those are the busy hotspots of the island. The further away you are from those areas, the safer you’ll be.
What is the best area to stay in Ubud?
The best area to stay in Ubud is the city centre as this is where the tourist area is located, and it is a very safe neighbourhood. You can stay at one of the many authentic hotels in the centre and easily get around on foot from there, with the main streets being JI Raya Ubud, JI Hanoman and JI Monkey Forest.
What is there to do in Ubud at night?
Here are some of the best things to do in Ubud at night:
- Watch Traditional Dance at Ubud Palace.
- Wine Tasting at Bridges Bali.
- Listen to Live Music at Laughing Buddha Bar.
- Watch a Movie at Paradiso Ubud.
- Enjoy Night Spa at Dragonfly Village.
- Fine Dine at Four Seasons Ubud.
- Climb Mount Batur to See the Magical Sunrise.
How do I get from Bali to Ubud?
If you fly into Bali airport (Ngurah Rai International Airport), you can take either a taxi or public bus to Ubud. Taxis have a set rate fare of 19.5€ (300,000 IDR) and take 40 minutes to reach Ubud, while the public bus takes at least 100 minutes but costs just 3.46€.