Ubud is the arts centre of Bali. Higher up Mount Agung (Gunung Agung
mountain) altitude means naturally cooler hotel accommodation in Ubud.
Ubud carvings and Balinese dancing to the beat of the gamelan orchestra
are popular with tourists stopovers on their way from the busy Bali
coastal hotels, to the top of the Mt Agung volcano. The Monkey
forest in Ubud is also a popular attraction. Cool accommodation near Ubud's centre (Jalan Raya Ubud ) make's Ubud popular with tourists in
Bali wanting a cooler climate. There is a range of mountain villa accommodation in Ubud
including Balinese villa accommodation for tourists wanting self-contained
apartments in Ubud, away from buy Denpasar. Accommodation near Ubud
market is also popular.