Among other things, Ubud is a famous location to get all your shopping done in the quaint and natural setting that has prevailed despite the tourism. Here are 6 of the places that come to you highly recommended.
1. Ubud Art Market
Located at the centre of it all, the Ubud Art Market is a great place to explore and shop for bargains. Not just known for Ubud Bali resorts, there’s also a vibrant art scene in the area.
2. Sukawati Art Market
This market is considered the oldest art market in the region and is the place where you can buy art and crafts directly from the artists without any middlemen involved.
3. Guwang Market
The Guwang market is located in Guwang village. It is a carbon copy of the Sukawati market with the added advantage of not being constantly thronged by crowds.
4. Jalan Raya
Jalan Raya is a shopping street that stretches across 2 kilometres across the central part of Ubud known for fashion items, both modern and traditional.
5. Celuk Village
A 40-minute drive from Alila Ubud, Celuk Village is home to many gold and silversmiths. There are shops that are dedicated to the smithery.
6. Tegallalang Handicraft Center
This is the best place to find handicraft items. There’s a long line of vibrant and attractive craftwork.