Tegalalang Rice Terraces Ubud
Tegalalang Rice Terraces Ubud is one of popular tourist place located in the north of Ubud Monkey Forest. Famous from their beautiful scenery of rice terraces and their innovative irrigation system. Visiting Tegalalang rice terrace is the first thing you do when you are on holiday in Bali island. Explore the different levels of the rice terraces enjoying the views and fresh air, taking pictures with rice terraces background.
Things to see at Tegalalang Rice Terraces
The beauty of the terraces rice fields you can see from the highway. You will be spoiled with views of art shops lined the roadside selling a variety of local arts. Many restaurants serve food and drinks with views of rice terraces directly. So you don’t need to worry when you come to this place. Many locals offer a place to take pictures at pretty cheap price, they will help you take photos with a views of rice terraces. You can do a small trek, only takes approximatly 40 minutes to explore this place without using local guide. If you want to see a wider rice terrace, you can visit Jatiluwih Rice Terrace which is since june 2012 listed as one of the UNESCO Cultural World Heritage site.
Jatiluwih Rice terrace is one of the UNESCO Cultural World Heritage
How to get Tegalalang Rice Terrace
30 minutes drive or 14.8 km from Ubud town. From Ubud town take Jalan Raya Ubud to the east and then turn left to Jalan Raya Tegalalang. Along the way you will see various arth shops selling local residents’ artworks. You can buy a variety of sculpture, rattan bags and others at bargain prices. In addition to the art shop on the way you will find a famous tourist spot in Bali, Bali Swing. In this place offers various types of places to take pictures and Bali swings at a price of IDR 250.000/ person depending on the package you like.
Entrance Fee and Opening Hours
Bofore visiting Tegalalang rice fields you must park your vehicle 300 meters before main place. You have to pay for the entrance ticket that is already provided near the parking area. Entrance fee ticket at IDR 15.000/ person. Please take a note that the payment must be in cash, Indonesia Money. Tegalalang Rice terraces officially open from 7 am to 6 pm.