Denpasar City Half-day Tour is one of the exciting morning trips to meet the Balinese lifestyle and explore the centre of Denpasar town. Here, you will find the historical sites and local societal activities. We will bring you to unique places such as Bali Traditional Market, Jagatnatha Temple, Bali Museum and Bajra Sandhi Monument. Also, this tour will take around 5 to 6 hours. Our tour guide offers you our best service to lead you to the right place with a comfortable car transfer to complete your trips more enjoyable. Wanna visit the capital city of Bali in a group? We could arrange a big van to accommodate all your members.
Denpasar City is the capital of Bali Province since 1960 up to now. Previously it was the capital of the Badung Empire that controlled the south part region of Bali Island. This city is a place for Bali Governor’s office therewith all offices from private sectors to important government offices. The kind of offices are telecommunications, post offices, banks, airlines and hospitals. It is also a centre of Bali’s economic, business and cultural development. Meanwhile, the culture can be seen from the places of interest existing in this city that has been appointed as tourist destinations. The local government has launched the Denpasar City Tour as well as Denpasar City Tour Packages to discover the places of interest. In addition, we learn about cultures and daily local social life from the various urban who are living here.
At the Kumbasari traditional market, you will see how the transaction works between the buyers and the vendors with multifarious goods according to their daily needs like kitchen equipment, Hindus ritual equipment, fruits and traditional clothes. Here, you will also see the unique things especially when Balinese women carry the groceries on their heads with a big basket which is extremely heavy. This market is one of the historical sites in Denpasar because the king of Puri Denpasar in that time uses this market as a place to gather the people around Denpasar and give information to them.
Public Hindu temple the Jagatnata is the biggest Hindu temple in Denpasar town which visited by Hindus on a certain day like the full moon and eclipse moon. From the entrance gate until inside of the temple area, you will see the Balinese ornament full of meaning. Furthermore, you will find the main temple with a high storey in the central area encircled by a fish pond and frangipani trees. Even though this temple is located close to the road, the atmosphere is still peaceful.
When you're going to Denpasar don't forget to visit the Bali Museum. It is just next door to Jaganata Temple. Here, you will find ancient monuments of prehistory with significant historical value that makes it a special place to visit. In addition, this place is usually used by a wedding couple to make pre-wedding photoshoots. Nevertheless, we will offer you to visit the Bali Art Center in case the Bali Museum is closed.
Bajra Sandhi Monument is an icon standing in the heart of Denpasar town. This monument is your last place to go on this trip and is a symbol of Balinese struggles to get independence during the Dutch Colonial era. The purpose to build Bajra Sandhi is to monumentalize the soul and spirit of Balinese, observe the history, and preserve the culture to the next generation. Moreover, you will find a museum inside of the monument and this monument surrounded by trees