Ubud is one of the perfect destinations in Bali that is also already popular among tourists. There are many interesting things to do even when you have only limited time. The point is to let yourself enjoy the adventure even if it is only for a one day itinerary. To help you explore the best parts of Ubud in 24 hours, here are some ideas to consider:
How to get around Ubud
There are many ways you can get around Ubud. Most travelers choose to rent a scooter. It costs around IDR 50,000 per day. Another way to get around Ubud is by hiring a driver which costs around IDR 500,000 per day. Or, you can also take a tour so everything is already organized. Make sure to choose the best, trusted, and reliable travel agent.
Start with enjoying sunrise at Tegalalang Rice Terraces
This is one of the hottest destinations in Ubud many travelers look forward to. Located in the centre of the island, this rice terrace is only about 20 minutes drive from Ubud with the entrance fee around IDR 50,000. The combination of sunrise and lush green fields make a perfect scenic view to start your day. The sun rays peeking through the palm trees are something you may not be enjoy every day. You can have a slow walk, take some pictures, or try various adventures avilable such as zip lines and jungle swings.
Explore Ubud Monkey Forest
This is often the highlight of the visit of most travelers. Ubud Monkey Forest is interesting and entertaining. You can experience the real culture of Balinese people while also getting close to the nature. Not to mention that you will get to meet the monkeys. They are relatively tamed and calm. However, treat the monkeys as wild animals, not pets. They can be aggressive so it is a must to follow precautions. The opening hour to this place is from 08.00 to 18.00. the entrance fee is around IDR 80,000 for adults and IDR 60,000 for child.
Visit Ubud Art Market
If you are art lovers, it is highly recommended to visit Ubud Art Market. Its location is near Monkey Forest so you can pay a visit while slowing down. There are things to check out here such as silk scarves, handmade bags, hats, baskets, and many other hand-crafted goods. You can shop various souvenirs to bring home in this market. The opening hour is from 08.00 to 17.00 and there is no entrance fee.
End with watching sunset at Campuhan Ridge Walk
This is the perfect place to close your 24 hours in Ubud itinerary. There is a 2km walk path you can take from one end Ubud to the other. You can do it while enjoying the serene view or taking pictures. It is a place for a simple stroll so you don’t need to wear your hiking gears. The walk path has its downhill and uphill but nothing too extreme since it is family friendly. Opening time to this place is 24 hours and there is no entrance fee.