Bali Backpacker's Guide

TEGALALANG RICE TERRACE (Terasering Padi Tegalalang) in Gianyar, Bali + FREE ENTRY

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WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT THIS RICE TERRACE?

AWESOME RICE TERRACE
Truly beautiful rice terrace.
Some trees make rich the view.

AWESOME ATMOSPHERE
It’s located in the beautiful highland and on the natural valley.
Fresh air and the water also.

AGRICULTURE
It’s show indonesian culture as based on the agriculture.
An appreciation of the making process & irrigation system.

NEAR UBUD
a place must to see if you stay in Ubud.
Only half an hour from Ubud.

NEAR OTHER DESTINATION
It’s near to other destination such as Ubud, Gunung Kawi Sebatu temple, Tirta Empul temple.
You can combine to visit those places.

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DESCRIPTION:

Tegalalang rice terrace  is a beautiful landscape….no words to say. Just visit the place.

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WHEN THE BEST TIME TO VISIT IT?

OPENING HOURS:
7.00 AM -5.00 PM.

HOW MUCH THE ENTRANCE FEE?

FREE

*) After you walk down you will found a small river and the bridge.

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*) After across the bridge you can give some donation for local villager who maintenance the rice terrace.

**) Some young villagers will offering you to drink coconut water after you across the bridge.

WHERE IS IT?

LOCATION:
Village (Desa): Ceking
Sub-district (Kecamatan): Tegalalang
Regency (Kabupaten): Gianyar
Province (Provinsi): Bali

DISTANCE:
About 34 km northeast of Denpasar or 1 hour and 20 minutes from Denpasar, Bali.
About 10 km northeast of Ubud or 25 minutes from Ubud, Bali.
About 42 km northeast of Kuta beach or 1 hour and 45 minutes from Kuta, Bali.
About 44 km northeast of Ngurah Rai airport or 2 hour from the airport, Bali.

MAP:

HOW TO GET TO THE LOCATION?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
There is no public transport to get there.

*) For backpacker i recommend you to rent a scooter to reach this rice terrace and use google maps as your navigator.

**) It just half an hour from Ubud.

***) I suggest you to visit Alas Harum luwak coffee for free testing coffee & tea before visit Tegalalang rice terrace.

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*) In the south side you can see so many coconut tree.

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*) You can take photo with this farmer and give some money for him.

**) The villagers provide the white stone on the footpath. So, you won’t slipped when you walk on the footpath. Especially after raining.

OTHER INFORMATION:

MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
Strong signal for your smartphone.

RESTROOM/TOILET:
Some restroom and toilet. Better bring your own tissue.

CAFE/RESTAURANT:
Some cafe and restaurant.

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*) The price of the drinks in the cafe are ridiculous for a backpacker. Especially for local backpacker like me. Fortunately she treat me for the drinks. So, it was nice drink with the best view i ever had.

SOME  ‘SEE & DO’ NEAR TEGALALANG RICE TERRACE:

You can combine to visit these places when you visiting Tegalalang:

1. Alas harum luwak coffee + free testing.
2. Gunung Kawi Sebatu temple (Water temple).
3. Gunung Kawi Tampaksiring temple.
4. Tirta Empul temple (Water temple).

You can also check our recommended itinerary here: Day 1 itinerary.

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