Ubud Guide, Bali

Everything You Need to Know About Ubud

Ubud is considered in many ways Bali's cultural heart. Located in the cool mountains, just one hour's drive north of the airport and the resorts of southern Bali, this traditional country town is home of one of Bali's royal families. Ubud is also a flourishing crafts centre.

Around Ubud the surrounding villages like Campuhan, Penestanan, Peliatan and Batuan specialise in crafts and woodcarving which are sold all over the island. There are hundreds of shops selling antiques, woodcarvings, crafts, textiles, paintings and jewellery as well as some of the best art museums in the country, dozens of art studios, an excellent local craft market and galleries.

Where to Stay in Ubud

Top 10 Hotels in Ubud

With so many amazing hotels in Ubud, finding the best one can be a real challenge, so to help you making the right choice here are our 10 favourite hotels in Ubud. Read More...

All Ubud Hotels

Ubud's outskirts feature five-star hotels and luxury villas in stunning locations such as the Maya Ubud Resort & Spa that features its fine landscapes over the river Ayung and its serene riverside spa. Read More...


Current Best Deals for Ubud

The Royal Pita Maha
Deluxe Pool Villa. Stay 2 nights get Free Meals for 2. Stay 3 nights get Free Airport Transfer.
From USD 311
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  Komaneka at Tanggayuda Ubud
Suite-SuperSaver! Get bonus massage or lunch for min 3 nights stay. WOW!
From USD 195
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  Ayung Resort Ubud
Superior Room. Book now and get FREE UPGRADE to next room category.
From USD 142
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The Best of Everything in UBUD

Top 10 Everything Ubud

Ubud, often considered as ‘the cultural heart’ of the island, is a cool upland area where you can find a treasure trove of culturally significant landmarks, from ancient temples and palaces to wonderful green valleys. Read More...

Top 10 Attractions in Ubud Top 10 Attractions in Ubud

Ubud, near Bali’s cool central upland, is a treasure trove of cultural landmarks, ranging from ancient temples and majestic age-old royal palaces, to wonderful panoramas of green hillsides and rice terraces. Read More...

Top 10 Shopping in Ubud

Ubud is a haven for arts and crafts, and you can strike great bargains here through its numerous art markets and stalls. Read More...

Top 10 Nightlife in Ubud

Ubud in Bali’s central mountainous region is the island’s most famous destination after the beach resorts on the southern coast. Known for its relaxing ambience and quiet, traditional atmosphere. Read More...

Top 10 Restaurants in Ubud

Ubud offers a wealth of dining venues, from traditional village roadside stalls selling local fare to modern fine dining restaurants. Read More...

Most Popular in Ubud

Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud Bebek Tepi Sawah Restaurant Ubud

Bebek Tepi Sawah restaurant is one of the best places in Ubud to enjoy great local cuisine in a unique bamboo pavilion setting surrounded by rice fields. Read More...

Gunung Kawi Temple in Bali Gunung Kawi Temple

Gunung Kawi Temple complex is one of Bali’s most unique archaeological sites, comprising a collection of ancient shrine reliefs carved into the face of a rock cliff. Read More...

Campuhan Ridge Walk in Bali Campuhan Ridge Walk

Campuhan Ridge Walk is a free scenic nature trail in Ubud that lets you enjoy the cool fresh air among some of the most gorgeous hillsides in the region. Read More...

Locavore Restaurant Locavore Restaurant

Locavore in Ubud presents an ingredient-driven menu that features an exceptional interplay of flavours through creative modern dishes, using locally-sourced produce. Read More...


Tours to Ubud

Ubud, Nature & Volcano

A delightful blend of tradition, art, nature and spirituality defines the true essence of a Bali experience, and this is what you will get from this tour. Visit an art village and delight in the spectacle of the Barong and Keris dance. Read More...

Ubud Village Tour

This full day out takes you to a unique artist village of Ubud, a heaven of art lovers and one of the most pristine area on the Island of Bali. The village is filled with sophisticated palaces with their grandeur traditional architectural styles. Read More...

Ubud Travel Guide

All Ubud Hotels

Ubud's outskirts feature five-star hotels and luxury villas in stunning locations such as the Maya Ubud Resort & Spa that features its fine landscapes over the river Ayung and its serene riverside spa. Read More...

Ubud Attractions

Ubud is known worldwide as a centre for Balinese culture, arts and crafts, and harbours a number of palaces, ancient temples, museums and art galleries. Read More...

Ubud Restaurants

Traditional dishes presumably dominate the cuisine of this region, but Ubud has recently seen even more creative restaurants emerging in every corner of its quiet streets that are worth a visit. Read More...

Ubud Nightlife

In contrast to the fancy bars, swanky lounges and exclusive clubs of Kuta, Legian and Seminyak, Ubud serves up a more relaxing ambience and traditional atmosphere. Read More...

Ubud Shopping

Ubud is where to get handicrafts from every corner of neighbouring villages like Tegallalang, Mas, Celuk and Sukawati - owing to its position at the centre of art communities. Read More...

Ubud Activities

Blessed with incredible geographic features and a cooler climate, Ubud offers a variety of adventure activities whether in the wild rivers, beautiful mountains, villages or tropical jungles. Read More...


Ubud Map

Our interactive map (and satellite views) displays all available hotels with photos, facilities and guest comments as well as attractions, landmarks and other items of interest with links to relevant information pages. The perfect way to find your way around and see where everything actually is  Read More...

Hotels in Ubud

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