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| Jambe Culture Village, Sukawati 80582, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was nice to watch this mini playin Balinese. It pretains to a mythological story. Goes on for about 40 mins. They take a picture of you when you arrive and they sell you a glass small plate with a stand at the end of the...More

Thank ggil616
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dance goes for approx 30 mins & tells a story about animals in a jungle and people being reincarnated. It’s a bit dark for very young children and the dance gets hectic towards the end when they are winding up the story. Worth it just...More

Thank Dionne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I signed up for a day tour with a driver that started with the Barong & Kris Dance. We had already seen a traditional dance at the Uluwatu temple the week earlier and this one really didn't compare. It was interesting, but,...More

Thank janapglaser
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We hired a car & driver for the day and this was part of our itinerary , for the cost it was OK you pick up a description of the performance in your language which I would suggest read thoroughly prior as during the performance...More

Thank QueenslandTommy
Reviewed September 12, 2018

it tell one about a story, they give you the written story to understand and then the story is depicted in the form of the dance. its like your katakali dance of Kerala, where masks are put or faces are painted in bright colours. a...More

Thank RivaSharma
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Watched the Barong and Kris Dance on recommendation from our guide. It was great to experience an Indonesian tradition and learn a mythological story. Easy to get in and well organised. It was however a little confusing at times even with the use of the...More

Thank Ellie Q
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We picked it out of a brochure. What a mistake. The admission fee was 100.000 IDR which was by far too much for the "spectacle" we saw. The actors seemed tired and uninspired, the musicians were talking on their cellphones whilst playing and the show...More

Thank Kai P
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We were trying to decide between the kekak dance in Ubud and this performance. As we had 2 school age kids with us, we decided that the Barong would be more entertaining to them...and it was. Every scene with the Barong captured their attention. The...More

Thank Ajay P
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I thought the dance was rather fabulous. Excellent dancers - particularly the monkey - his movements were very real. The movements of the dancers was sublime. Great expressions and if one followed the leaflet given on entering, the dance story could be followed. The music...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I was happy to make the short stop and experience some culture. Colourful and artistic but for the foreigner with limited understanding of this beautiful culture it goes a bit over the head. I say make the stop if going that way and take in...More

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