Ubud is one of the best destinations for a holiday. It’s the perfect place to be irrespective of one’s age and country of origin. You could very well choose to stay at Ubud or if you plan to stay in Bali make it a point to travel to Ubud as it’s not far and it’s totally worth the experience.
Let’s take a look at some of the reasons as to why you need to visit Ubud
Ubud is centrally located – As already mentioned, Ubud is close to the Bali international airport – around 35 kilometers away and a short drive by cab. When in this blissful city you’d see gorgeous mountains, lovely beaches, lush forests and lots more. If you want to, you could hire a cab and take a tour of the city. The rates are really reasonable and hence you don’t need to worry about prices. But, make sure to bargain as everyone in the city charges hefty rates – especially if they notice tourists.
Love art and culture? Then why not visit the art hub of Bali!
When in Ubud you’d not only see beautiful establishments and monuments, just take a scroll into some of the museums and you would be amazed. There are plenty of artists, connoisseurs, writers as well as collectors in addition to tourists and nature lovers spread out across this amazing city.
The city is lively and has some activity going on all through the year. It may be crowded, but when you’re here you would feel a sense of tranquility and splendor. This is the reason many tourists return to spend another holiday at this beautiful and homely destination.
Love shopping? Then Ubud is for you
The markets of Ubud have pretty artifacts and exquisite handicrafts for you to buy. This is another place where you’d have to bargain before you buy. The prices are reasonable, yet they’re overpriced. A walk through some of these lanes would dazzle you – their culture is worth witnessing. If you love jewelry, you’d enjoy a visit to Celuk – the silver capital of Bali. Carry some cash or your credit card along as you will be tempted to buy – that’s the beauty of this place, everything is amazing.
Accommodation is cheap
The Ubud villas are really cheap and you could get a luxurious one at reasonable rates. Therefore, accommodation isn’t going to be a problem when you stay in this city.