Denpasar City & Uluwatu Temple Bali Sunset Tour is a private full day trip to explore Bali capital city and then continue to visit Uluwatu Temple to see beautiful sunsets and watch the performance of Kecak dance.
This one-day tour is a combination of the half day Denpasar city tour and Uluwatu Sunset tour with an itinerary to visit the attractions in Denpasar Town and also the southern part of Bali island.
Denpasar is the capital of the province of Bali which is the center of government and the economy of Bali. It has an area of about 127.78 km2 with a population of 897,300 (2017) is the only busiest city on the island of Bali, Indonesia.
Check also: Uluwatu Morning Tour
Uluwatu Temple is a Hindu temple located on a cliff overlooking the Indian Ocean located in the south of Bali, from the City of Denpasar approximately 1 hour to get to Uluwatu Temple with a distance of 29.3 km.
|Tour Name||Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour|
|Tour Length||10 hours (Full Day)|
|Tour Price||IDR 550,000 /vehicle|
|Vehicle Capacity||6 persons|
|Pick Up Time||10:00 AM|
|Pick Up Location Covered||Seminyak, Canggu, Legian,
Sanur, Denpasar, Ubud,
Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Kuta,
Benoa Harbor, Airport.
Please contact us for pick-up in other places in Bali.
|Included in The Price||
|NOT Included in The Price||
|The tour is private (NOT a sharing tour)|
|The price listed is per vehicle (NOT per person)|
|The booking requires to be made at least 1 day earlier|
Full Day Denpasar & Uluwatu Tour Itinerary | Denpasar City & Uluwatu Bali Tour Activities
Below is the activities of Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour in a full day (10 hours) by Bali Tourify for visiting numerous attractions in Denpasar Town and the south of Bali.
The Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour itinerary is flexible and modifiable but still based on the time provided and distance of the locations. Our friendly and professional driver will take and drive you to those beautiful locations.
|10:00||Pick-up at the hotel|
|11:00 - 11:45||Visiting Bali Museum|
|12:00 - 12:45||Visiting Bajra Sandhi Monument|
|13:30 - 14:30||Lunch|
|15:30 - 16:30||Visiting GWK Cultural Park|
|17:00 - 17:30||Visiting Uluwatu Temple|
|17:30 - 18:45||Watching The Kecak Fire Dance|
|18:45 - 19:45||Back to Hotel|
|19:45||Arrive at the Hotel|
1. Bali Museum
The first site to visit in The Denpasar City - Uluwatu Sunset Tour program is The Bali Museum, it is a museum that holds the human and ethnographic relics in the past. Some of the collections in this museum consist of ethnographic objects such as equipment and living equipment, art, religion, written language and others that reflect the life and development of Balinese culture.
Bali Museum is located in Denpasar City (Kota Denpasar), in the east side of The Puputan Badung field, precisely at the street named Jl. Mayor Wisnu.
Bali Museum is a museum that stood from the idea of W.F.J Kroon in 1910 which was supported by German architects named Kurt Grundler and Balinese architects named I Gusti Ketut Rai and I Gusti Ketut Gede Kandel.
The Museum features 4 major buildings with a beautiful garden setting, each one representing diverse architectural designs and presenting insights into different elements of Balinese tradition and history. You will discover old agriculture tools, coins, items of worship, swords (keris), sculptures, jewelry as well as other items.
2. Bajra Sandhi Monument
The second attraction to visit in the one-day Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour itinerary is Bajra Sandhi Monument, it is a monument located in the front of the office of the Governor of Bali Province at Niti Mandala Renon, in the middle of The Puputan Renon field. Built-in 1987 and inaugurated on June 14, 2003, by President Megawati Soekarno Putri.
Bajra Sandhi Monument was built to commemorate the spirit of the struggle of the Balinese people and to preserve Balinese culture. The shape of the Bajra Sandhi Monument resembles a bell (in Balinese called Bajra / Genta) which is commonly used by Hindu Priest in reading off Weda holy sentence (mantra) to perform religious ceremonies.
3. Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park (GWK)
The third destination to visit in the full day Denpasar City - Uluwatu Temple Tour schedule is The Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park (GWK) found in Bukit Ungasan, Badung Regency, South of Bali, around 19 KM or 45 minutes travel from Denpasar City.
Garuda Wisnu Kencana statue is the figure of The Lord Vishnu ride-on the giant Garuda (the king of birds) as his truthful companion. The statue is built to be one of the greatest and highest statues on the globe.
The entire scale of the statue is 120m, features 24 components and constructed with 754 elements that contain copper and brass shielded patina proof. It is designed by I Nyoman Nuarta, an experienced Indonesian sculptor born on the island of Bali.
4. Uluwatu Temple
The fourth location to explore in the whole day Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour itinerary is The Uluwatu Temple, it is a sacred temple set at the edge of a 70-meter massive cliff or rock jutted into the seashore facing to the Indian Ocean rendering it an ideal spot to view the sunset in Bali island.
This sea temple is believed to be one of Sad Kahyangan Temples (Bali's 6 major temples) which is actually dedicated to God Almighty in his manifestation as The Lord Rudra who owning the Southwest direction of the globe.
Uluwatu Temple was built by a priest from Java island called Mpu Kuturan in the 11th Century. And then, a different holy priest from East Java known as Dang Hyang Nirartha is assigned for setting up the Padmasana shrines which explains he reached Moksha on this spot.
5. Kecak and Fire Dance Performance
The last thing to do in the full day Denpasar City - Uluwatu Temple Sunset Tour itinerary is to watch the Kecak and Fire Dance show that is certainly present nearby Uluwatu Temple. The Fire and Kecak Dance show is performed on the open stage and it begins right before sunset hours or in a couple of minutes before 6.00 PM of Bali time.
Kecak dance (in Indonesian: Tari Kecak) is a type of Balinese dance & sound drama that has been recognized in the 1930s in Bona village, Gianyar Regency. Since its growth, it is frequently practiced primarily by adult men, the commencing women's Kecak group beginning in 2006.
The storyline in the Kecak Dance is integrated from the historic Hindu epic Ramayana, an epic from ancient India which narrates the battle of the blissful prince Rama to help save his wife Sita from the demon king Ravana. The rescue was guided by Prince Rama (Shita's husband), Prince Laksmana, Hanuman, as well as the monkey armed forces.
Entrance Fee & Opening Hours of The Attractions
Below is the general information about the opening hours and the entrance fees of the attractions on a full day Bali Denpasar City - Uluwatu Temple Sunset Tour itinerary.
|Attractions||Opening Hours||Entrance Fees /person|
|Bali Museum||8:00 AM - 3:30 PM||IDR 50,000|
|Bajra Sandhi Monument||8:00 AM - 6:00 PM||IDR 50,000|
|Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park (GWK)||8:00 AM - 10:00 PM||IDR 125,000|
|Uluwatu Temple||8:00 AM - 7:00 PM||IDR 30,000|
|Kecak & Fire Dance Performance||5:00 PM - 7:00 PM||IDR 100,000|
|The opening hours might change for some reasons without any notice|
|The entrance fees valid for 2018 (may change without any prior notice)|
F.A.Q About The One-Day Denpasar City & Uluwatu Temple Bali Sunset Tour
Below is the wide range of questions regarding the full day Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour program. Please contact us if you would like to ask any other questions about this one-day trip.
What's included in the full day Denpasar City - Uluwatu Sunset Tour?
It includes an air-conditioned vehicle and fuel, a driver who speaks English, parking fees, and toll fee.
What is NOT included in the Denpasar - Uluwatu Temple Tour?
It does NOT include lunch, entrance fees for visiting tourist attractions, entrance tickets for watching the Kecak dance performance.
Is the price listed in The Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour Program for per person or per vehicle?
The price listed in the one-day Denpasar City - Uluwatu Temple Sunset Tour is per vehicle (NOT per person), our vehicle capacity is maximum 6 persons. If you book the full day Denpasar City - Uluwatu Temple Sunset Tour for 1 person or maybe 6 persons then the price would be the same (IDR 550,000).
How much the entrance fee to visit the Bali Museum in Denpasar?
The entrance fee of Bali Museum in Denpasar is IDR 50,000 /person (valid for 2018, it may change without any notice).
How much the entrance fee to visit Bajra Sandhi Monument?
The entrance fee of Bajra Sandhi Monument in Denpasar is IDR 50,000 /person (valid for 2018, it may change without any notice).
How much is the entrance fee to visit Uluwatu Temple?
The entrance fee to visit Uluwatu Temple is IDR 30,000 /person and IDR 15,000 for children (valid for 2018, it may change without any prior notice).
How much is the ticket price to watch the Fire & Kecak Dance performance?
The ticket price to watch The Kecak & Fire Dance performance is IDR 100,000 /person and IDR 50,000 for children under 10 years old (valid for 2018, it may change without any prior notice). We have to be in Uluwatu at least at 5.00 PM because mostly the Kecak Dance tickets will be sold out in a couple of minutes after 5.00 pm.
How much is the entrance fee to visit Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park?
The entrance fee to visit Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park (GWK) is IDR 125,000 /person (valid for 2018, it may change without any prior notice).
What is the dress code to enter the location of Uluwatu Temple?
All the visitors and tourists must wear a sarong and sash to keep the sanctity of the Uluwatu temple location. The sarong and sash are totally free to use (it's included with the entry fee).
What About The Monkeys in Uluwatu Temple?
The monkeys in Uluwatu temple dwell in the wild, they may be at all times searching for food around the temple's area. All of the visitors are encouraged to keep on their belongings secure like the sunglasses, glasses, hat, mobile phones, camera, handbag, etc, in order to not be grabbed by monkeys.
Also, it is strongly recommended to not carry snacks.
What time is the sunset in Uluwatu?
The sunset hours or the best time to see the sunset in Uluwatu is before 6.00 PM. The below links might be useful for you:
Sunset Time in Uluwatu
Weather in Uluwatu
How do I book for the full day Denpasar City - Uluwatu Temple Tour?
You can easily fill your details in our booking page to book this full-day Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour. All tours that are available on our website have the ID, make sure to mention the ID when you book a day trip from us (The ID for Denpasar - Uluwatu Tour is DUT-01).
How do I pay for the one-day Denpasar - Uluwatu Sunset Tour?
We accept cash at the moment, you can pay directly to our driver who comes along with you on this Denpasar - Uluwatu trip.