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Barong & Kris Dance

| Jambe Culture Village, Sukawati 80582, Indonesia
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| Jambe Culture Village, Sukawati 80582, Indonesia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Passed by as part of The Beauty of Kintanami Tour. The dance expresses the eternal fight between good and bad spirits

Thank Mmatiou Maxine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think that there are few dances around Bali and this is one of them. I visited as part of an excursion package with my family (wife and 2 daughters 7&8) and due to traffic we were a few minutes late. However we did not...More

Thank Pritesh M
Reviewed October 30, 2017

Cost is 100k per person for entry, which is eye watering , if you are not reading the pamplet given to you ,you cant understand anything .But apart from that ,skit is colorful , with beautiful background bali music and is a wonderful experince to...More

Thank mahashwetha91
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

We came here as our excellent Guide Wayan suggested it to discover Balinese folklore. 1st arrive early if you want to take pictures with the ladies in costplay and have a well placed seat. The show is in Balinese so enjoy the visual and try...More

Thank tonin92
Reviewed October 21, 2017

My friend recommended that we must see Barong dance and we did watch a beautiful Banrong dance recital in Bali. We have seen masked dances in India, but this dance form is different and very colorful. The stage, simple setting and the music was threaded...More

Thank DebBanerjee
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Even the locals are seen watching from right at the back of the audience. Was recommended by a friend as the best Barong troupe in Bali. Wasn't dossapoonted!

Thank Colin C
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

It's hard for young kids to follow and this is probably more similar to Vietnamese water puppets. Traditional stories told in local ways. So this may or may not be your cup of tea or your children's for that matter. Slow moving and rather unexciting,...More

Thank Goochmaster
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

We went with a tour guide. I must say I did read loads of negative reviews here but he had a lovely time I thought 100K was an okay price regardless if the guides get a commission , at the end of the day it...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Can't say that it is must visit but you can if you have some leasure time. It is on the way to Ubud. Ticket costs 100000 RP. Show time 9.30 to 10.30 am. Better get tickets a day before.

Thank Ravi Kiran B
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a tourist trap. Your tour guide will most likely say ‘start the day with a traditional dance’ or something to that effect. Cost is 100k per person for entry, which is eye watering considering the typical cost of tourist attractions in Bali. My...More

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