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interesting but puzzling. A bit touristy....

Very interesting to listen to the music and watch the graceful dancing. There was a bit where... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
A must see show!!

So beautiful and moving show! We loved it so much. Not too long (for families with kids) around... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
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Dances are merged with stories and history in Bali. Many focus on the Sanskrit epics of India which are literature that convey cultural beliefs and structure. The two most well known are the Mahabharata and the Ramayana. The Ramayana has 24,000...more
Ubud Palace, Ubud, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was really boaring we wanted to go out in the middle of the performance .my 14 years old son was board and slept at the middle of the show Its waste of time and money if u really want to see this kind of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Very interesting to listen to the music and watch the graceful dancing. There was a bit where some kids were cajoled on stage. Bit cheesy but well meaning i guess! Just wish i knew a bit more about what was going on!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

So beautiful and moving show! We loved it so much. Not too long (for families with kids) around one hour this show is very colorful, dynamic and powerful. With more than 10 musicians on stage this performance is a mandatory in your visit to Ubud....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

Already having known the story of the Mahabharatha Epic, we believed we would enjoy the dance portrayal or at least catch a glimpse of the story. However in spite of the elaborate costumes and well coordinated movements of the dancers, there was no story whatsoever....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nimita N
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

I have seen a few Balinese dance shows in Ubud, the best one is at PELIATAN BALERUNG STAGE, performed on every Friday 7:30pm. Arrive 30 min earlier to secure better seats. After watching this show, you wouldn't be interested to watch at other places anymore....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Things like this are obligatory. You're in Bali, so go to a traditional Balinese song and dance show. It was not very enjoyable, and the crowd clearly agreed. The comical part was that, 45 minutes in, the audience started leaving in droves. Part of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank formershrink
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Since it was raining the event was moved from the palace to a venue across the street, which was disappointing. Nevertheless we enjoyed the performance. The show was a bit uneven but stay till the end because the last two dances are among the best.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Susana61
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful setting, exceptionally talented dancers and great music. Great value for money considering the cost of tickets for similar shows in Ubud. I went on a Thursday and although it was busy everyone had a seat. I was captivated throughout the entire performance and would...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jessica S
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Get there early for good seating. It was packed, literally standing room only! This was my second trip to Bali, and this was one of the things I really wanted to see again! Their eyes and hands are unreal. So expressive and different! A true...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank sleigh4clay
Reviewed June 8, 2017

I went to a different show every night in Ubud, and it was the Legong at Ubud Palace that i appreciated the most. Incredible playing from the Gamelan orchestra, which completely drowns out the sound of traffic noise. Amazing dancing, beautiful sometimes strange, sometimes humorous....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Marieke G
October 19, 2017|
Response from MKP5456 | Reviewed this property |
The show started st 7.30 am and lasted 1.5 hours and features a variety of dances. Tickets to show is Rp 100,000. For more information you can visit my review of the place.
August 16, 2017|
Response from MKP5456 | Reviewed this property |
The ticket for for adult is Indonesian Rs 10000. You can see my review of epic. As indian you may not like the dance as. it is not in line of story we know and music is so repeatative. But you may like to go due to child. If... More