Tegalalang Rice Terrace
Iconic Rice field Terrace Near Ubud
The Tegallalang Rice Terraces in Ubud are known for its picturesque rice paddies and ingenious irrigation system. The traditional Balinese cooperative irrigation method, known as the subak, is supposed to have been passed down in the 8th century by a famous holy man named Rsi Markandeya. Tegallalang is one of the three most beautiful terraced landscapes in Ubud's common zone, the others being Pejeng and Campuhan villages.
The Tegallalang rice terraces alone provide a picturesque view that stretches down before you and out to the valley's far side. The high roadside site is cool and breezy, and it's a popular tourist stop and photograph area. This place is popular with painters and nature enthusiasts, and there are various art kiosks and cafés nearby.
Open : Daily, 08.00 am - 06.00 pm