A trip to Bali can unveil many spectacular things. It is a place rich in culture, heritage and spirituality most importantly there’s much more to this paradise isle than beautiful beaches. Ubud is a town in Bali that is known as the epicenter for Balinese culture and arts.
There are plenty of things to do in Bali than just sit under the tropical sun on the beach. If you want to explore the Balinese culture then Ubud is the place for you. During your visit there you can find perfect accommodation at Uma by COMO Ubud which is an award winning hotel and resort that has received accolade not only by its guests but also from esteemed organizations around the world. You can immerse in the culture of Bali while you enjoy the luxuries including mouthwatering meals, exquisite accommodation and excellent amenities of the hotel that is located among the lush paddy fields and hills of Ubud in Bali.
To get a glimpse of Balinese culture there are few things you must do.. The Agung Rai Museum of Art (ARMA) is a museum, gallery and art centre where you can see many artistic masterpieces that are lined to the Balinese culture and a place you must visit.
Another way to ‘experience’ Balinese culture is to practice some yoga there. You can ask your hotel staff or locals for some advice on the best yoga centres in the area. The Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary houses three holy temples. Nestled in the forest, the three temples have interesting architecture at a glance. The sanctuary is officially known as Mandala Wisata Wanara Wana but the large number of Balinese macaques living in the premises is the reason for its informal name.
Get yourself a legendary Balinese massage which is one of the best ways to rejuvenate your body. You will feel more than relaxed after your reflexology session in true Balinese style.
Shehera Fioni is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Catalina Forbes. Her content is based on many thrilling escapades offered to travellers across the world.