Nestled in the uplands and interlaced with religious shrines, Ubud is the cultural heart of Bali. The calmness and creativity of the area make it the perfect place to see traditional dance and buy ornate local handicrafts. Lose yourself in this peaceful oasis and let the spirit of Bali take hold. The iconic rice paddies cascade hillsides to meet small villages, dense jungle and some of the island’s most peaceful retreats. Come here to lose yourself in the tranquillity of Bali’s uplands and explore the local communities and wildlife that call this beautiful place home.