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Kecak Fire & Trance Dance

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Address: Jl. Sriwedari | Taman Kaja Community, Ubud, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 361 970508
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Wed 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Description: Kecak and Traditional Ubud Fire Dance
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Fire dance!

This started off a bit slow for me but the ending made it all worthwhile. I would love to know how that man dances in the fire.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

This started off a bit slow for me but the ending made it all worthwhile. I would love to know how that man dances in the fire.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I have to say when the men came out at the beginning I was blown away by how many men were part of it. I really enjoyed the chanting and the dancing. It was my favourite performance during my stay in Ubud. Definitely a nice way to spend one evening.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This was a neat experience but if you're looking for Balinese dance this isn't your best option. The show focuses on Kecak chanting which is interesting but also a little repetitive. There is some dancing and nice costumes. Overall the experience was entertaining, inexpensive, and a cultural experience you won't find anywhere else.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This dance exhibition, put on by local dancers in support of rebuilding their temple, is really amazing. The music isn't gamelan - it's all chanting. The White monkey is quite athletic. The man walking through fire is quite unbelievable. Definitely worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Touristy but interesting. Not too expensive or time consuming. Interesting story, good history lesson.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Tourist trap but not bad if you have time to kill. Nice costumes but very repetitive. Same Chant over and over and hardly a dance at all.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The Kecak Fire & Trance Dance is a performance by one of the Parkman villages, & nearly all of the adults from the village participate in this show. The Kecak is a choir of chanting, & dancing men, & is about protecting society from evil & epidemics. I won't tell you the end as it will spoil it for you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Went to this in May. It was a good night out proving very cultural. The villagers dancing and singing as they tell a story was fantastic. Very cheap and was full of other happy tourists.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Hi energy performance depicting different plots from Ramayana. Troupe of bare chested men serve as chorus creating a cacophony of 'chak-a chak-a chak' clicking sound by swaying their bodies and waving their hands.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

It an hour dance show. The music is made up of a group of male chancter; chanting 'kecak'. This dance legendary drama is filled with colurful, fiery masked dancers.

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Address: Address: Jl. Sriwedari | Taman Kaja Community, Ubud, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 361 970508
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Ubud
Open Hours:
Wednesday 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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