Bali is an island province of the nation of Indonesia. Located between Java and Lombok, this serene island is known for its beautiful tropical atmosphere and splendid scenic beauty. The relaxing ambience and thriving hospitality industry of Bali has also made it a popular tourist destination in the Southeast Asian region. Bali’s rich culture in the arts and traditional as well as modern dance and music is also one of the highlights of the island.
One of the most significant villages in the province of Bali is Ujung. This quiet village is not amongst the frequently visited villages in Bali owing to its distance. However, Ujung is home to one of the most blissful and architecturally splendid attractions on the island, the Water Palace Taman Ujung Soekasada, the royal residence of the Karangasem Royal Family.
The village of Ujung is a quiet and peaceful place, removed from much of the activity which takes place in the other regions of the island. It is a nice place to spend a few hours in relaxed solitude amidst beautiful and undisturbed natural scenery. The Taman Ujung Water Palace is also a great place to enjoy a blissful afternoon, as it serves as a symbol of the beauty which results from the harmonization of nature and architecture.
Located next to the black sand beach of Ujung, this Water Palace served as the residence of the royal family till 1945, and today stands as a tourist attraction, reflecting the grandeur of Karangasem Royalty. One can explore the magnificent rooms of this palace or its tall terraces giving you a fantastic view of the surrounding area. The large palace grounds have three grand ponds which, along with the natural beauty of the surrounding area, add to the serenity of this palace. So for a quiet afternoon amidst royal architecture and natural beauty, visit the city of Ujung and the Taman Ujung Water Palace.
Located in a secluded area of Manggis in East Bali is Alila Manggis – Bali, a luxury and tranquil boutique hotel Bali. Offering a range of stylishly appointed rooms and suites, the Alila Manggis is ideal for a quiet and relaxed vacation. The hotel also provides exquisite dining facilities, spa treatments and a host of leisure facilities and is one of the most recommendable boutique hotels Bali has on offer.
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