Gianyar Regency - Cities and Areas - Things to do and see in Bali
The Regency of Gianyar
The Home of Ubud
Gianyar Regency - Capital: Gianyar City
Gianyar Area: 368 km2
Gianyar Population: 480.480 (2011)
Gianyar Density: 1300/km2
Capital: Gianyar (City)
Gianyar has nearly the same density of population as Badung. This shows finally the wealth of both regencies.
The most popular family attractions on Bali can be found in Gianyar regency. Bali Zoo or Bird Park just to name a few, offer Families with kids the perfect opportunity to spend a full day in Gianyar. Both attractions, Bali Zoo and Bali Bird Park, are located very close to each other and can be perfectly combined.
Even Bali Zoo and Bali Bird Park are very well known, there is one attraction in Gianyar which steels all others the show; Monkey Forest Ubud (Mandala Wisata Wenara Wana). Located at the end of Monkey Forest Road in Ubud, this Top Ten Bali Attraction offers you the perfect opportunity to stroll around and interact with Macaques. But Ubud offers you by far more than this. Ubud is the cultural capital of Bali. In case you are interested in handicrafts, gold or silversmithing or if you want to see how traditional shadow puppetry or Balinese Dance, you should not miss visiting Ubud. Even you have booked your hotel room already, find and alternative in Ubud and stay overnight. It’s worth it!
Plan your Day Trip to Ubud and combine the following highlights:
- Monkey Forest
- Puri Lukisan Museum
- Batu Bulan