Experience True Balinese Art



You never disappoint about the art

Cultural Activities
The hotel offers the guests with wide range of cultural activities. Our experienced instructors will teach and lead the guest to do the activities from start to finish. This activities available everyday. In addition, it will takes 1-2 hours for each activities.

Rice Paddies Walking
This activity start in early morning around 5 or 6 A.M. The guest will be able to enjoy the beautiful sunrise. Our guide will lead guest through the surrounding rice fields and back lanes into a village while explaining the method of farming and the daily routine of the villagers. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes and of course bring camera.

Cooking Class
An early start to visit the local market and help buy all the ingredients for the feast to be cooked. The lesson will cover ingredients and techniques used in Indonesian cooking as well as give participants hands-on lessons in cooking dishes such as Balinese satay, vegetables, chicken/tuna in pandanus leaves and more.

Woodcarving Lesson
Our renowned wood carvers are busy all day for you to watch at work or join in and try the art of woodcarving for yourself. All tools and materials are supplied.

Batik Painting
Design and paint your own T-shirt or cushion cover using the BATIK method of waxing and drying cloth. Artist will demonstrate and lead you through the process. Price includes all materials.

Balinese Painting
With guidance from our renowned artist, you will learn about the style and technique of Balinese painting. After an introduction you will have the opportunity to paint a canvas yourself. The price cover both traditional and modern styles of Balinese painting.

Balinese Dancing
In this workshop you will discover the skill and grace involved in Balinese dance and with the instruction of our teachers learn such dances as the kecak and Butterfly.

Temple Offering
A religion is such an intricate of daily life in Bali, there is always a festival or celebration to prepare for. Offering and decorations are colorful and necessary part of the ritual. You are invited to help in the creation of offering while learning about Balinese religion and belief.

Balinese Music
Try your hand at playing some of the unique musical instruments of Bali and exploring the diverse variety of Balinese sounds such as gamelan and angklung.

Market Visit
Come and enjoy a wander through the local markets, place of unique sights, smells and sound. Our guide will explain about the foods and spices on sale and the interaction of the people in the market. Early morning is the best time to visit.

Taman Harum Cottages Jalan Raya Mas, Ubud Bali – Indonesia.
Phone : +62 361 975567, Fax : +62 361 975149
Email : info@tamanharumcottages.com


Is more than just a hotel. It is an idyllic setting perfectly located at the centre of the art and craft villages of Bali, This area is home to some of Bali’s best artist and woodcarver including your host at Taman Harum Ida Bagus Tantra, known worldwide as one of Bali’s most renowned wood carvers.