Kedisan (ca. 20 km)
You should visit Kedisan early morning time to watch the majestic vulcanoes of Bali behind the green rice terraces of Kedisan. One of the hidden and unknown sights.
Yeh Pulu (12 km)
Bangli (ca.25 km)
One of the most beautifull temples of Bali.
Klungkung (ca. 25 km)
The former capital of Bali with the famous justice palace.
Goa Lawah (Fledermaushöhle) (ca. 35 km)
Besakih (ca. 35 km)
The mother temple of Bali—unfortunately a very touristic place.
Candi Dasa und Padang Bay (40 km)
Nice beaches right next to Padang bay but also the ferry and speedboat harbour to reach Lombok and the nice Gili-Islands.
Tenganan und Iseh
A traditional balinese village showing how people lived in former times.
Tirtagangga (ca. 45 km)
Very romantic park.
Tulamben und Thista (ca. 60 km)
Thista: One of the most beautifull landscapes of Bali; Tulamben: Famous scuba diving spot due to the very nice wreck next to the shore.
Batu Karu (ca. 35km)
Temple right in the middle of balines jungle—very mystic place.
Jatiluwih und Blimbing. (ca. 40 km)
Bedugul (Bratan See) und Lovina (ca. 60 km)
Ubud – the cultural heart of Bali
Due to the excellent restaurants and the moderate climate and the central location on the island Ubud is probably the best place to stay if you like to explore Bali.
Ubud also offers a high variety of culture and is known as the center of artists—it is the cultural center of Bali. Besides painting and dancing the traditional balinese Gamelan-music is on very high level.
If you are lucky you can join one of the uncountable ceremonies at Ubud.
Most of the interesting cultural sights are located close to Ubud (distance from Ubud):
Campuhan (1 km)
The home town for many years of the famous artist Walter Spies and Rudolph Bonnet as well as the very interesting home and museum of Antonio Blanco. Also beautifull landscape and a perfect are for walking.
Sayan (1 km)
Very nice paddy fields—just walk in northern direction from Puri Bunga.
Goa Gaja (7 km)
A famous tourist sight right next to Ubud.
Tampaksiring und Gunung Kawi (ca. 10 km)
One of the most intesting sultural sights at Bali.
Pujung (ca. 12 km)
Perfect landscape—beautifull paddy fields (terraces).
Sebatu (ca. 18 km)
Very nice temple.