Ubud Shopping and Monkey Forest Tour GB7

This gorgeous Bali tour design to those who likes sopping, but don’t spent too much. Ubud area is a right place to shop, various high quality souvenirs with reasonable price are available here, Balinese batik & hand weaving at Tohpati Batubulan, three villages renowned for their craftsmanship in gold and silver jewelry, wood sculpture at Mas village, paintings at  Batuan Village, having lunch at gorgeous restaurant facing to rice field, interacting with our older ‘brother at Monkey forest, centre Ubud and palace is the last.

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Balinese Batik

making Batik

Balinese Batik is generally thought of as the original Indonesian textile. Motifs of Balinese Batik are close to nature such as flowers, twinning plants, leaves buds, flowers, birds, butterflies, fish, insects and geometric forms are rich in symbolic association and variety.
It would be impossible to visit or live in Bali with out to be exposed to Batik. In a Balinese Batik store or factory you will undoubtedly experience an overwhelming stimulation of the senses – due to the many colors, patterns and the actual smell of batik. The word batik is come from the word ‘ambatik’ which means ‘a cloth with little dots’. (more…)