Ubud – The indisputable cultural centre of Bali, Ubud was for centuries the heart of Balinese social life, commerce and religion. Even today the town plays an important part in Bali’s economic prosperity where thriving art galleries, retail stores, restaurants and pottery makers line the bustling streets.
As a tourist attraction, Ubud is known for its ornately designed temples which date back hundreds of years. The city is also the gateway to the lush interior of the island. Leading to some of the country’s most scenic landscapes, Ubud offers the perfect place from which to observe Bali’s natural beauty.
Shopping - Seminyak is easily the best place for shopping. For those looking for a bit of retail therapy, a wide range of fashion boutiques, accessory shops and art galleries await. Featuring a number of shopping plazas, Seminyak Square is the most popular and fashionable. The centre features a wide array of shops and eateries and is just minutes from the beach. Visit one of Bali’s main cities, Ubud for a wide range of retail options. Just 40 minutes from Seminyak, Ubud offers a magnificent cultural diversion from the touristy scene of Kuta.