A little piece of paradise called Ubud is a sanctuary located in the enchanting mountains of Bali which is located far from the bustling tourists. Enhancing rich heritage and history, Ubud is known as the cultural center of Bali. This is the perfect place for anyone who is looking for rest and relaxation or an unforgettable adventure.
Ubud has 14 cities, filled with fresh flora and fauna that complete the calm atmosphere. Extraordinary beautiful views of the entire area will amaze you. When the sun goes down, enjoy traditional dance performances by the locals. This is a haven of tranquility for travelers who seek to enrich their mind, body and soul.
What to do in Ubud tour
You will find endless pleasures with arts, crafts and nutritious cuisine a big part of Ubud culture. Intrigued by ancient mysticism and culture? Ubud has many historic temples and museums for you to explore. Many parts can be explored by bicycle and on foot, which makes this experience more enjoyable. Rice fields can be seen throughout the outskirts of Ubud, with exotic animals and rare bird species. The wealth of fresh vegetation and a welcoming smile are clear signs of the precious gems of Ubud.
The best place to stay (highest to lowest)
Fivelements of Puri Ahimsa Ubud
At Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa, Ubud, healing is inspired by the Balinese way of life, encouraging us to maintain harmony with passion, nature, and each other promoting holistic well-being.
This award-winning retreat provides the best method of relaxation and calming, which promotes healing on a physical, emotional, and spiritual level. Beautiful world-class sanctuary features featuring a variety of services including charka balancing, detoxification, meditation, and yoga.
You will feel the place is your own with only seven rooms. Each riverside suite is housed in a private pavilion formed after the holy spiral and decorated with traditional Balinese ‘Songket’ textiles and antique touches.
Healing rituals include a combination of meditation, deep body work and pranic energy, carried out by physicians whose talented talents have been handed down from generation to generation of Balinese families. Energy Healing introduces the powerful Panca Mahabhuta where Mr. Wayan works to balance the five elements of earth, water, fire, air, and ether in the body that offer you life-changing experiences.
The overall goal of Fivelements is to jointly create connections that trust each other and gently guide you through specially crafted healing programs, giving you wisdom to take home. Here you can truly respect your highest potential.
Prices per night start at $ 475 USD
Awards: FuturArc Green Leadership Award 2011, Tri Hita Karana Medal Award 2011, Destination Spa 2011, Winner of Spa Finder Category 2011, Winner of Country Finder Spa Award 2011, Word Luxury Spa Awards 2012, Asia Pacific Hotel Awards 2011 & 2012
Amori Villa is a hidden gem located in the mountains of Ubud. This luxury boutique spa retreat will give you tranquility, breathtaking views and exceptional service.
When you step into Amori Villa, prepare to be transported to another heavenly world.
This luxury seclusion haven is located on the edge of the traditional rice farming village of Pejeng, in Banjar Dukuh Kawan, but only a few minutes by Amori shuttle bus, a bicycle ride or a long walk from the island’s arts and cultural center.
Amori Villa has five private residential suites, each with unique architectural and furniture characteristics. There are four twin suites and one bedroom villas (which can accommodate up to four people).
You will also enjoy the living and dining pavilion, swimming pool and spa. You can book individual suites or entire complexes. This is perfect for an intimate wedding or private group.
Whether you stay as a group or a couple, you will love every minute of this beautiful and peaceful sanctuary.
Rates per night start at $ 230 USD
Bali Eco Stay
“Where the rice fields meet the forest … and you can still see the sea!”
Held by two former Australian eco-tourism advisors John & Cath Blundstone, Bali Eco Stay is an extraordinary area to appreciate nature at its best.
Don’t look further if you want to experience the rich culture of a Balinese village, surrounded by stunning organic rice fields, mountain-flowing rivers, waterfalls that flow with spectacular views to the sea.
Nourish your body with Balinese massage, luxurious organic food, and pure mountain springs. Like to swim? How does the natural pool sound with its own waterfall?