Puri Saren Ubud (Ubud Palace) is an Ubud Kingdom Palace with beautiful Balinese traditional houses as a residence of Ubud King. It is set in the center of Ubud Bali with traditional art market just in front of it and it is found by Ida Tjokorda Putu Kandel who has commanded from year 1800 – 1823. This palace is an artistic cultural life center, while the traditional market is the symbol of local economics resident. The existence of Puri Saren as a palace is equipped by a Wantilan/auditorium that is a large building of meeting room and a banyan tree as shelter place at the daytime. The traditional market is the place of society economics and its existence is always border on palace as artistic cultural life center. It means that the both pole meeting is describing the dynamics of society and kingdom life.
Puri Saren – Bali Places to Visit
Puri Saren is well appointed as one of Bali Places to Visit for tourists who purchase Ubud tour package or join our Bali Royal Heritage Tour. They will feel not complete on the trip to Ubud if they are not invited to visit the Puri Saren (Ubud Palace) and traditional market, because both of these tourist destinations are the soul and identity of Ubud Village itself. The palace is very beautiful with artistically traditional building and contains the high esthetics value. It is situated in the good temperature which can give the ruthless and freshness for every visitor. Some world class painters from Europe have lived in Ubud like Rudolf Bonnet, Walter Spies, Arie Smith, Antonio Blanko, Hans Snell and others. These entire world class painters through its painting masterpiece have indirectly followed to promote Bali Tourism because theme or their painting objects are about the culture and nature of Bali. The collection of masterpieces are now can be seen at Puri Lukisan or Ubud Painting Museum where it is just 200 meter west side of this palace. Ida Tjokorda Agung Sukawati has exploited his palace as lodge place for his entire respectable guest. Since Puri Saren is located in the sightseeing area, there are several land tours have put this village as one of the stop point in the itinerary includes Ubud Tour, Discovery Handicraft Tour, Rafting with Ubud Tour, Elephant Ride with Ubud Tour, Ubud Village Tour from Cruise line, Kintamani Tour from Cruise line, Ubud Elephant Safari Ride Tour Package and Bali Royal Heritage Tour.
Ubud Palace in Growth
In the year 1928, the Tjampuhan Hotel is founded for all empire’s guest and on 1934, this hotel is opened as a lodge for empire’s guest and also used as a center place of Pita Maha Organization Activities. Tjampuhan Hotel is an eldest hotel in Ubud with the traditional style. In growth hereinafter, Ubud as a tourism destination is one of tourist area in Gianyar Regency own separate specification.
Ubud Palace Photo Gallery
- Parking Area
- Balinese Dance Perfomance
Ubud Palace MAP
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