There are many of point of interest that you can see here. Other than around 700 monkeys, you also can see 186 species of trees in 12.5 hectares of forest, where will allowing you to get an abundant of fresh air.
Ubud Monkey Forest, also known as the Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal, is one of Ubud’s most popular attractions; a natural forest sanctuary that is home to a horde of grey long-tailed macaques.
The forest is also conveniently positioned near Ubud Town Centre, and within easy walking distance from guesthouses and resorts along the main roads of Jalan Hanoman and the namesake Jalan Monkey Forest. Besides watching playful monkeys in their natural habitat, swinging through canopies, lazing along pathways or feeding on bananas, the site offers cool walks along paved pathways through a leafy nutmeg forest.
WHY I CHOOSE THIS ACTIVITY
“Very good value for money, very fun. Make sure you break your bananas up as they will snatch them all! “
“it was a wonderful experience! The forest itself is beautiful with a lot of statues hidden amongst the trees etc”
“Environment is good, monkeys are quite friendly (:D) and its a good place overall to visit with kids who can have fun feeding the monkeys and having them jump and sit on you!”
MONKEY FOREST ENTRANCE FEE
“Open daily 8:30 AM – 6 PM”
“Ticketing Service 8.30 AM – 5:30 PM”
“Adult IDR 40,000”
“Child IDR 30,000”
Bali Ubud Monkey Forest is a small rain forest dwelt by some group of monkeys and other tropical animals. It is strategically located in the hearth of Ubud Village. Monkey Forests in Balinese language called Wanara Wana are spread out in the island and Ubud Monkey Forest itself own very important function of the continuity the monkey habitat in Bali. Meanwhile the local community own important role to keep this forest naturally in order to all wild animals able to live smoothly.
HOW TO GET THERE
Location: north of Ubud
The sacred sanctuary of Monkey Forest is located on the southern border of Ubud town around 3 kms south of central town with a leading road also with the name ofMonkey Forest. The site can be reached by many sides besides from central town of Ubud, from eastern corner of Ubud and from southern area of Ubud. The distance from Kuta is around 55 kms, from Sanur around 40 kms, and from Nusa Dua area around 65 kms.