Thursday, January 24, 2019
Tibumana Waterfall is a hidden gem of nature destination near Ubud, Bali. Along with the Tukad Cepung Waterfall, the Tibumana Waterfall is one of the recommended waterfalls to visit around Ubud. To access the destination, it is not that hard and you don't have to put extra effort to reach the place. During your way to get to the waterfall, you will see palm tree roads and amazing rice fields.
What you will see in the destination
This place is among the top hidden gem of natural paradise in all Bali, especially around the Central Bali. To be fair, international tourists here are not that many compared to the similar destination, Tukad Cepung waterfall. Here, you will find more local tourists but it shouldn't be a problem. The best time to visit this waterfall is around noon, so you can access the destination in daylight and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
You will probably enjoy the road during your way to reach the destination. The scenic palm trees are scattered beautifully along your way to the waterfall. The road to get there is quite easy and simple. There will be bamboo bridges along the road, but there is no spectacular scene that will make you amazed aside from the scenic palm trees. The important thing is that the bridge is safe to be crossed, including by children. The time needed to reach the waterfall is around 10 minutes.
When you reach the destination, you will find locals that observe your activity on the waterfall on a hut. This hut is open for public, so if you think that the people on the hut disturb your visit on the waterfall you may just focus on the photography instead of swimming around the waterfall. But, most of the tourists enjoy this environment. You can also access the hut for a photography session. Be adventurous and enjoy the waterfall by swimming around the area or chilling on the hut around the waterfall, Tibumana Waterfall will be a great place to visit during your holiday in Ubud, Bali. Best way to explore tibumana here !
Places to stay around the waterfall
There are several options regarding the place to stay when you want to visit the waterfall. It is best to sort your option based on the availability of your budget. The common categories are luxurious, middle budget, and low budget accommodation. From there, you should plan your itinerary and how much money you will spend on the trip so that you can pick the best accommodation based on your needs.
For a luxurious option, you may probably check the Alaya Resort. This place is quite luxurious and reflects well with the budget you will spend per night. Also, there is another fancy place called Hanging Gardens of Bali, which is located near Ubud, Bali. If you are looking for middle budget accommodation, then you can try to check Pertiwi Bisma, which is located around the waterfall. The villa here is comfortable and you will enjoy your time here because the budget reflects well with the provided facility. If you want to visit the Tibumana Waterfall with a low budget, then you can try Sila Urip Guest House for your accommodation.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
pics credit Neyu Ma
As one of the easiest nature destination in Bali, Tukad Cepung Waterfall can be accessed with either a motorbike or car. It is located near Ubud and it is also near another waterfall destination named Tibumana Waterfall. The trail leads to the waterfall is jungle-like so it is perfect for people who love walking through an adventurous path.
The trip to the waterfall
The waterfall Tukad Cepung is considered as one of the unique waterfalls on the entre Bali. It is a famous and popular tourist destination for both local and international. Aside from that, the pace is also very Instagram-able, which mean that you can get a good photo with a nature background on this place. During your way to the waterfall, you will stumble upon a knee-high river and a few rocks. The estimation time to reach the waterfall is around 15 minutes.
This waterfall near Ubud can be a very beautiful place, especially during the sunny day because you will get a stunning view where the sun ray will pierce through the hole of the waterfall's roof, which is a natural stone formation that beautifully covers the entire waterfall. Once you reach the waterfall, you can enjoy and refresh yourself by swimming. The splash of the waterfall is also not that disturbing to those who want to take out their gear to take photos. But, you might want to bring some kind of protection for your gear in case the flow of the waterfall or the weather is unfriendly, causing the waterfall becomes a little bit disturbing. As for the time to visit the waterfall, it is recommended that you go there around 10 AM so that you could catch the sun rays.
If you are looking for food around the waterfall, then there is a warong that sell various instant food and simple drinks. The price is quite affordable for tourist for a portion of fried noodle and a bottle of water. It probably best to bring your own food because the quality in the warong here is quite standard. Reasonable price to explore Tukad Cepung waterfall <----
Recommended accommodation near Ubud
If you want to visit the waterfall, then it is best to book a place to stay around Ubud. This is because the destination can be accessed from Ubud in a short time. There are several options according to your budget when choosing a place to stay in Ubud. If you have a good amount of budget and want a luxury place to stay, then the best option could be the Laya resort in Ubud. Another place for luxury accommodation is to book a place at Hanging Gardens of Bali.
For middle budget accommodation, then you should check the place called Pertiwi Bisma 2, which is quite luxurious with palm tree forest surrounding the place. The villa here is cozy and comfortable with the immaculate ground. Aside from that, it is probably the best and nearest place from the destination. But, if you want to limit your budget on accommodation and have a backpacking trip, then it is best to check the Sila Urip Guest House. A lot of good reviews have been submitted online by various tourists. The place is near the Tukad Cepung waterfall, so you should check it out.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
BALI INSTA TOUR PROGRAM
Bali Insta Tour is special customized bali tour for Instagram addict, it will give you "wooow" places to visit and taking alot cool photos. Lets become Selebgram !. Here is the itinerary ;
We will pick up you from you hotel lobby then we proceed to our first stop at Tanah lot temple, a beautiful temple at the sea and beautiful garden landscape. 2nd Stop at Jatiluih Rice terrace, a biggest rice terrace in Bali island and rewarded as an UNESCO heritage site, here you will enjoy your buffet lunch at Local restaurant overlooking the rice terrace, cool place for healty lunch ( i.e try red rice, black sticky rice, fresh green salad, selected indonesian dishes etc). Short trekk at the rice paddies is recommended here after lunch. 3rd Stop at Amazing Natural waterfall with crystal clear water pool to swim, a perfect place to explore the beauty of nature and taking a lot of cool photos. Ulundanu Floating Temple on the lake beratan will be the last stop with option to stop at Handara gate if the time permit. Ulundanu temple is beautiful temple with multitier shrine makes this temple stand out from the crowd. After temple we will drop you back to your hotel. Thank you !
Tour Inclusion : All entrance ticket, Indonesian Buffet lunch, mineral water and Free WIFI !
Tour Rate : USD 50/pax. Min 2 pax