Sidan Village

Sidan Vilage is located in the Gianyar Regency, about 4 km from Gianyar city to Bangli city and 31 Km from Denpasar. Naturally Sidan village indeed have a very beautiful panorama, because it is in the offshore area and also has a cliff perspective. In addition to Sidan natural village also has a diverse tourism, both in the form of ancient heritage and the newly built, among others:

A. PURA DALEM SIDAN Pura Dalem Sidan founded about a century by 17 elders from Puri Sidan. Pura Dalem Sidan not much different from the other temple, but the temple has a unique, because in addition to grandeur, is also decorated with a wide range of relief and fretwork and loaded with typical Religion of Hindu philosophy.

B. PURA BUKIT CAMPLUNG Approximately 100 Meters from the Northeast towards Pura Dalem Sidan, there is a Temple called Pura Bukit Camplung, standing at cliffs above, which until now has not known of its origin. Cliffs in the north there is a small gully of water that is very reliable because its sacred by community because it can cure skin diseases. Pura Bukit Camplung also called Pura Masceti, because the community is 9 subak organization (Classic Farmer Organization Bali) in the Village Sidan.

C. BARONG SIDAN The West Pura Dalem Sidan precisely in the area of rice field terrace is very beautiful; the stage has been built to provide performance of the art dance that comes from the Gianyar Regency. Currently Travelers who want to see the Barong Stage typical Sidan (a Barong Taru Pramana) can be booked directly to the Office of Regional Tourism Gianyar Regency.

There are small explanation Sidan village , Make sure you visit this Natural Village if you have plan to visit Bali especially Gianyar Regency.

How to Get To Sidan Village

  1. 45 minutes from Sanur
  2. 50 minutes from Kuta
  3. 20 minutes from Ubud

What You Can See Around Sidan Village

  1. In Gianyar town, there is a palace - Puri Gianyar, built in 19th century. Puri Gianyar is one of the few traditional Balinese palaces still in existence and one of the only ones still lived in by a royal family.
  2. Balinese house in Batuan village basically has the same architecture and style all over the island. It comprises several buildings, the east building is used to make offerings, and the south building will be a kitchen. the west building is commonly used for the parent’s room, and the north building is the children rooms or used as the place of the offerings.
  3. Belega & Bona Villages are well known for their bamboo craftsmanship, including table, chair, wardrobe, musical instruments. Bona has a nightly Kecak dance performance for tourists.
  4. Mas Village lies on the main road, 20 km to the north of Denpasar and 6 km before Ubud, in a hilly countryside covered with ricefields and irrigated year-round by the waters of the Batuan aud Sakah river.
  5. Goa Gajah (elephant cave) located two kilometers east of Ubud , this complex overlooks the Petanu river and consists of a SiSwati rock-cut cave, a bathing place, a monks’ chamber, a number of Buddhists rock cut Stupa and statues , and several foundations.