We leave the coast behind and visit Seririt Market and the tranquil Banjar hot springs. Discover a hidden waterfall before travelling inland to the picturesque mountain town of Bedugul. When the heat and humidity finally gets to you, the place to escape to is Bedugul, Bali's highland retreat, tucked into the crater of an extinct volcano, 1400 meters above sea level. Here, three lakes provide everything from recreation to the water for the springs, rivers and rice fields below. Lush pine forest seems to create freshness in the air. Bedugul is known for the quality of its fruit, vegetables and flowers. and after lunch break we drive through impossibly green countryside and past countless rice paddies on to Ubud.
Ubud, the cultural and artistic heart of Bali and our base for the next two nights, Bali's largest Hindu town, is also its artistic and cultural heart. There’s of free time to browse the many craft shops. Enjoy a visit to the Gianyar night market. Take a guided walk through local villages, visit Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary (Monkey Forest Ubud) is not just a tourist attractions or important component in the spiritual and economic life of the local community, but also an important spot for research and conservation programs.The town surrounding Ubud District’s rainforest and terraced rice paddies, dotted with Hindu temples and shrines, are among Bali’s most iconic landscapes, and in the evening enjoy a Balinese cultural performance.