Bali Shopping Half Day Tour
Our Bali Shopping Half Day Tour Package combines four of Bali’s most famous shopping destinations all in the one trip.
Our tour includes the following places:
• Tohpati Village for Batik Art
• Celuk Village for Gold and Silver Art
• Batuan Village for Painting Art
• Mas Village for Wood Carving Art
Travel Guide and Tips
• Please respect the Balinese customs, rituals and traditions and follow the local rule and prohibitions. Your driver will happily clarify any of these for you.
• The sun is strong in beautiful Bali. Make sure that you bring your sun block (even on overcast days) and a comfortable hat.
• Keep hydrated with lots of bottled water.
• Apply insect mosquito repellent.
• Dress casually, coolly and comfortably, but remember to dress properly when you visit a religious place.
• Choose comfortable footwear for walking. Some places can only be accessed by steps.
Below is a description of each of the places you will visit.
Tohpati Village is at the centre of the artistic batik art scene and is located 12 kilometres from Sanur. Batik is a traditional form of painting on fabric, and craftsmen use dots and lines of wax in order to create a pattern. It is very impressive to visit and see. Batik Wall Weaving Centre is worth a visit to see the fine art of batik printing.
Batik is very special art, which requires a lot of patience and skill. It is a traditional form of painting fabric. They painstakingly use dots and lines from wax to decorate the cloth. The word “Batik” means “drawing with wax.”
Celuk Gold and Silver Art Village
Celuk Village is home to the most amazing artistic Gold and Silver art. Celuk Village is a traditional village situated near Ubud in the Gianyer Regency where you can appreciate the mountain culture which in many ways is similar to that of the traditional areas of Ubud and the other surrounding.
Celuk Village is famous for the incredible gold and silver handicrafts which are available around this area for very low prices. In the Sukawati area you will find craftsmen of a very high standard and you can barter over goods or even purchase them in a wholesale capacity.
Batuan Village is famous for its artwork and style of painting which originated in the village in the 1930s and has since emerged into a major Balinese artistic style, known as a Batuan painting.
It is a major painting centre and contains a number of art galleries and cooperative art societies which have played a key role in promoting the art of Batuan. The village is also known for its performance of the ancient Gambuh dance, performed every Full Moon day.
Mas Village in Bali is well known as an artistic centre focusing on the art of wood carving. Located in the Ubud sub districts and Gianyar Regency easy of Bali, it is home to a unique style of wood carving which is considered world standard. Many famous wood carvers have come from this village incluyding the late Bagus Nyana and his son Ida Bagus Tilem.
Along the main road, you will find a multitude of art shops selling a variety of high end wood carvings and sculptures.
Bali Shopping Half Day Tour
Regular Tour Price
Price Includes: Car / Van / Minibus + Petrol + English Speaking Driver.
Price Excludes: Lunch, any Entrance Fees and any Meals.
Minimum Booking: No minimum booking.
All Exclusive Tour Price
Price Includes: Car / Van / Minibus + Petrol + English Speaking Driver + Entrance Fees + Indonesian Lunch + Water.
Minimum Booking: 2 Adults minimum booking.
Hotel Pick Up Locations
Seminyak, Legian, Kuta, Canggu, Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Sanur, Ubud, Denpasar, Benoa Harbour, Airport.
Please contact us using our enquiry form for pick up in different areas.