Place of Interest, Batubulan with Barong DanceBatubulan is an
artistic countryside in west part of Gianyar regency. The identity and
image as an art village, Batubulan has been famous in Indonesia and all
over the world which has been built based on an artistic blessing dance
of Barong (Barong and Keris dance). Barong Dance is daily performed at
five different stages in this countryside, like Puseh Temple Stage,
Tegal Tamu Stage, Denjalan Stage, Sahadewa Stage and Sila Budaya Stage.
The fascination of this Tourism Cultural Object is from variety of
quality artistic potency. Batubulan Village is covering the dance art,
artistic of Kerawitan, artistic of idol and article art.
Stone CarvingThe beginning of Batubulan Village is an agrarian village
which is sustained by carves the ledge stone. Relying on artistic
potential, strategic location and open village network by local,
national, and global, then this village grows as tourist destination
which is popular with Tourism Cultural Object. Entire Bali Tour
Packages to Middle of Bali or east part Bali are started from Batubulan
Village . Batubulan Bus Station is strategically located as node
communications to seven towns in Bali those are Denpasar, Badung,
Gianyar, Bangli, Klungkung, Karangasem, and Singaraja. Batubulan is the
opener relationship to reach the network entire of Bali Island . This
village is located 8 KM from Denpasar town and it is consisted of three
custom countryside, those are: Desa Adat Tegal Tamu, Desa Adat Jero
Kuta and Desa Adat Delod Tukad. It is coming within 16 Banjar
demographically, this village is pertained by an overpopulated village
with the amount of the year resident 2003 equal to 11.333 people by
2.775 family. The name of Batubulan is etymologically taken from two
word that are: Batu and Bulan (moon stone). Pre-eminent tourism sites
and especial fascination of Batubulan Village in map of Bali Tourism
are Barong Dance and stone carving art. This Tourist destination is
become more famous because sustained by tourism fascination non-stopped
expand and immeasurable. As a tourism object and stone carving business
area, Batubulan village is visited by tourist of foreign countries and
domestic since in the morning time until evening time. At 09:00-10:30
am daily, Barong Dance is held while at 18:00-19:00 pm, the Kecak Dance
or Bali Night performances are executed.
When do we visit Batubulan Village?
Village is strategically located in the center of Bali Map so some of
tour arrangements insert it into their program like Ubud Village Tour,
Kintamani Tours, Besakih Temple Tour, Ubud Rafting Tour, Ubud Elephant
Ride Tour etc.