Ubud, the soul of Bali has many fascinating things that can make for a memorable trip. It has a cultural, natural, artistic charm that is waiting to be discovered. Here are 5 incredible things to do in Ubud.
5 Incredible Things to Do in Ubud, Bali
1) ATV Quad Biking and Ayung River Rafting Tour
Is it time to feel the adrenaline rush and take in an exciting view of a hidden waterfall along the way? Try out the combo adventure of river rafting and biking – an incredible thing to do in Ubud. The river rafting activity can be enjoyed with your family and friends. Go on to relish a delicious Indonesian lunch while enjoying the lush greenery of the landscapes. You could also ride an ATV taking you through the countryside of Bongkasa Pertiwi, Bali. So, get ready to wear on your helmet and safety boots.
Average Price: 57 USD (approx) for 9 hours duration
Timings:10:30 am to 2:00 pm River Rafting Tours | 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm ATV Bike Rides
2) Fine Dining at CasCades Restaurant, Ubud
Highly recommended, the CasCades restaurant serves you with phenomenal Indonesian or western food. Everything is perfect and the service is excellent here. The restaurant welcomes you to an outdoor ambiance with breathtaking views of the luscious Valley of the Kings, Ubud. The restaurant has been awarded numerous accolades with meticulous food and wine menus. Enjoy an evening with your family at the finest bar with a 10 meter high Balinese thatched roof. Some of the finest dishes include Australian beef, Canadian lobsters and French foie gras. So, how about an evening with vibrant sounds of the piano performance with tropical valley views?
Average price: 50 USD – 100 USD
Timings: Lunch: 11:00 am to 3:00 pm | Dinner – 6:00 pm to 9.30 pm
3) Water Sports at Tanjung Benoa Beach Getaway
Get ready for some thrilling jet – ski rides, parasailing, banana boat rides, water jet packs, underwater sea walks and more. Tanjung Benoa beach has an array of water sports just north of Nusa Dua. One of the newest watersports here is the Fly Fishing ride. Fly up in the air on a flat rubber boat pulled on the other side by a speed boat. Truly a worthwhile thing to do in Ubud. The beach has some welcoming boutique properties to stay as well as many dining options. Enjoy a stroll into the local art markets and take a break away from it all.
Average Price: From 83 USD upwards for various water sports activities
Timings: 7:00 am to 11:00 pm
4) Culture Tours – In the Valley of Gods
Your holiday is complete only with an experience of the soul of the valley from visits to the rice terrace of Ubud to the dip in the holy springs of Tirta Empul Temple. Another unmissable attraction is the Ubud Monkey Forest with lovable macaques roaming freely. Soak into the Balinese architecture with a visit to the Ubud Palace or Puri Saren Agung, one of the finest things to do in Ubud. Hit the bars at night with musical talents performing jazz and blues. Cherish the creativity of Ubud and complete the exploration of your holiday with cultural delights.
Average Price: 57 USD onwards per activity
Timings: 10 hours of activity
5) Early Morning Hiking at Campuhan Ridge Walk
Get a fresh start in your day with clean tropical air, physical activity and splendid views of Ubud. This gorgeous hill is good to hike or cycle through. Even a short walk up to the Karsa Kafe and back is a fun activity to do. You could continue for another nine kilometers to the nearest village to enjoy some delightful Balinese cuisine. It is recommended to catch the first rays of sunlight with the sights of lush greenery on either side of the walk.
Average Price: 25.5 USD per person (approx.)
Timings: Duration 10 hours (early morning hike is recommended)
Ubud is a fascinating destination for you and your family. The incredible experiences of it all will always remain as sweet memories to cherish. Visit Ubud now!