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Legong and Barong Waksirsa Dance

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Address: Jl. Monkey Forrest, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 361 943986
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Combinitaion traditional Dance between Barong Dance and Waksirsa dance in...

Combinitaion traditional Dance between Barong Dance and Waksirsa dance in Jalan Monkey Forest, Ubud, Bali

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Arrive more than 30 minutes ahead for seats

Performance, music and costumes are quite amazing. Bring an umbrella. Noisy tourists the only downside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Sandra B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Performance, music and costumes are quite amazing. Bring an umbrella. Noisy tourists the only downside.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This dance show is absolutely unique, and should be seen at some point while in Bali. Keep in mind it's performed in different venues every night throughout Ubud, but the biggest and busiest is at Ubud Palace. Headed there on an evening of heavy rain, assuming it would be quieter - not so! Even 15 mins before the show it... More 

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Beijing, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

If I had a family, this would not be a venue I would want to visit. The first 15 minutes are spectacular as you get to witness a very culturally significant show. However, after 15 minutes one gets a little antsy as the music and especially the beat is very repetitive and the dance appears to be the same for... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

I loved evetything about this show, the dancers were highly proffessional, with very intricate steps and movements all completed to perfection. The costumes were unique and so colourful, the musicians were superb! Those arriving late or near the end should be asked to "Be Quiet", which was rude of them and very distracting!!

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Thank csilko
Rogers, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This dance is everything you think Balinese dance will be. Every movement is carefully precise and has a meaning. Even the eye movements are significant. The costumes and makeup are exquisite. The price is very reasonable and this is great fun for all.

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Nagpur, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The show was very terrible, there is lot many things to do in bali than wasting your money here. DON'T WATCH THIS SHOW !!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Held at Ubud palace only on Friday evening (7:30pm - 9:00pm). Totally worth the money. Be sure to come early before the showtime otherwise no front row seats left. Barong the monster and his pal monkey are lovely and funny.

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Thank deardaniel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

If you enjoy cultural dance at a great price this is the show for you! I feel the show was pretty authentic (we might have caught the show on a bad night but the music could have probably been a bit more harmonious...) I think i felt a bit more uncomfortable as it was a really hot and humid night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Nearly did not go!!! Tickets are reasonably priced at 80000IDR, and completely worth the experience. Get there early to get good seats. The show is about the good vs the bad, or evil rather. We didn't understand the language but they play was so well enacted that we got the plot.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the evening of traditional Balinese dance and music. We went on a Friday night and it was quite crowded. Arrive early if you want a good seat.

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