The Batubang village is a unique village a little away from the heart of exotic Bali. The artistic dance of Barong, performed as a blessing could be witnessed here at five different stages such as the Tegal Tamu stage, Danjalan stage, Sahadewa stage and Sila Budaya stage and Puseh stage. Formerly an agricultural village supported by art and craft and traditionally known for stone carvings, this village is strategically located connecting Denspar., Klingkung other cities such as Bangli.
Located 8 kilometers from Denspar city, this unique art village boasts of much more than arts and culture. With the beach located just south of the city and plenty of accommodation providers in the area it is rapidly growing a favourite among holiday makers to Bali. The village is also the best place on Bali’s map to learn of it rich culture of art and craft and has Ikat traders scattered across the village. Many forms of traditional dance such as Sang Hyan Api dance, Jogged dance and Legong Dance are performed here.
The Puseh temple is another attraction within this village and boasts of a unique structure and amazing architectural features. Another favourite among travellers to the village are the small art shops that sell priceless pieces of stone carvings. These make up for great souvenirs of your Indonesian adventure. Also learn of the traditional dances and chants such as the Bali Kecak dance and the Barong Dance which are performed to chase away the evil and bring good luck.
Looking to gain more from your Bali adventure? Batubang Village will give you an insider’s view of village life and be a refreshing experience away from the crowded beaches. There are plenty of Bali resorts that provide comfortable yet affordable lodging options in and around this village. If you are looking for accommodation close to this village full of old world charm, look no further than the Anantara Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa. Among other Uluwatu hotels this Bali resort is known for star class hospitality within an authentic ambience. Visit Batubalan for the perfect tropical getaway, as you experience natural beauty, tradition and culture of Indonesia.