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Barong & keris Dance

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Bali island has many kind of arts, traditional attractions and cultural sights. One of those places from which to see the tour is the village of Batubulan village. The village is already well known from decades ago, because every day (except Nyepi) always held Barong and Keris dance performance, do not be surprised if every day the place is always visited by tourists who love art and culture in Indonesia. To reach this location, it takes about 1 hour drive from Kuta. Let’s go submitting your holiday on the island of Bali.

Barong is probably the most well known dance. It is also another story telling dance, narrating the fight between good and evil. This dance is the classic example of Balinese way of acting out mythology, resulting in myth and history being blended into one reality. Barong and Keris Dance at Batubulan village is a performing Balinese of arts and culture that very strong, if you are on vacation to the island of Bali, do not forget to watch the Barong Dance performances Batubulan, at least one time you are visiting Bali. Watching this show, can be said as a demand for foreign as well as domestic travelers , Why? because it has the charm of the beauty and uniqueness that is very hard to find in other places on the island of Bali.

Uniqueness Barong
Barong dance is the Balinese dances are derived from pre-Hindu cultural treasure. This dance depicts the battle between virtue (dharma) and falsehood (adharma). Dilakonkan by virtue form Barong, a dancer with a costume that is a quadruped, while the manifestation of evil played by Rangda, the sinister figure with two pointy fangs in his mouth.

Barong and Keris Dance begins with gamelan (Balinese music) is unique, using a variety of musical instruments such as the classic style Gamelan Gong Bethel and Kebyar. Mystique will be increasingly felt at the time we know that  Barong dance in Bali has become the cultural roots of antiquity, which symbolizes the figure Barong protector and ruler of intangible mystical forest. Even supposedly timber maker Barong head for performing arts also be obtained from the cemetery area or elsewhere were extremely has the feel mystically. Barong dance located on the elements of comedy and mythological elements that make up the performing arts. Comedic elements are usually inserted in the middle of a show for the audience laugh. In the opening half, for example, monkeys who accompanied Barong figures make funny movements or biting the ear opponent to invite laughter. The essence of the whole story is about the eternal war between good and evil, which are both unbeaten, as they are not separated, The Goodness and Badness always stay together to complement each other. Based on Hindu’s believe is bad and good, or Rwa Bineda, always the opposite, but stay together (like negative and positive……:)

The duration of this Barong Dance is 1 hour; not too long and not too briefly. Thereby, you can be satisfied at the same time watch still have plenty of time to visit other tourist spots in Bali. Movement dancers are very dynamic and beautiful music that will make you turn away from the stage. In fact, after the show is finished you will be given the opportunity to take pictures with the dancers to create an album of your vacation on the island of Bali. With all the beauty and uniqueness of the offer, ticket Barong Batubulan be something very unfortunate if to be missed when you are on holiday in Bali.

Showtimes: Morning at 09:30 to 10:30 (everyday)
Ticket Price:
Adult                  : Rp100,000 / person
Child (6-12 yo): Rp 50.000 / person
Under 6 yo, is free of charge.
For big group (more than 30 pax, please contact us to get5 the special bog group rate!

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Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar - Bali Hello Travel

Barong Dance at Batubulan village, Gianyar – Bali Hello Travel