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RURAL AREAS ARE THE REAL BALI !!!

Bugbug village is a quiet, quaint, fascinating rural town/community in a valley in the Karangasem... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2019
daf57
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Adelaide, Australia
Perfect place for those who are seeking a silent and a peaceful scene

The atmosphere is still fairly quiet as not many people know exactly the place, making it the right... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
sethlestath
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Bali, Indonesia
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8 Feb 2019
“RURAL AREAS ARE THE REAL BALI !!!”
4 Sep 2017
“Perfect place for those who are seeking a silent and a peaceful scene”
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Desa Bugbug is one of oldest Balinese village in Bali, strong Bali culture, with everyday Balinese culture lifestyle. Bugbug village is located in east of Bali, has beautiful panorama and beaches such as Candidasa Beach, south bugbug beach and the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Jl. Raya Ulakan, Karangasem 80851, Indonesia
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+62 852-3945-9217
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Reviewed 8 February 2019

Bugbug village is a quiet, quaint, fascinating rural town/community in a valley in the Karangasem area. It is surrounded by lush agricultural land and slices of tropical forest. The local warungs feature "rural"/authentic Balinese dishes that I very much enjoy. The people are very friendly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The atmosphere is still fairly quiet as not many people know exactly the place, making it the right choice for those who want to retreat from the frenetic city.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

If you would like to see how true locals live, Bugbug is a perfect place to get a taste of that! People are friendly and welcoming. No pretense here, working people trying to live their lives. You will certainly walk away with a better feel...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Nice village to visit. You see the real bali here. Back to the old days. Nice friendly people. Go inside the village. People will show you what work they do.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

A lovely drive not far from Amlapura this village is magestic in all its beautiful forms of nature and really worth a look away from the crowds ...

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Bugbug is an old village located in Karangasem east Bali has interesting Balinese cultures, people everyday busy doing their own cultures such as Temple ceremony routines. The village village has the beautiful sightseeing such as the virgin beach the white sand beach, Bukit Asah hill...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Rejang is a sacred dance whete is perform on the temple by young ladies which slow movement. If anyone doing travel to east part of bali exactly Bugbug village about 4 km from candidasa, regency of Amlapura during juni or july therr many temple pestival...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Zia_fauziah01
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We rented a scooter yesterday for 60000IDR or $4.50USD for the day. You will also get charged a 10k IDR per person road tax
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