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Tegallalang rice fields, locally known as subak, lies in the center of Bali and depicts the traditional Balinese irrigation system. The paddy fields are famous for their terraced layout as it offers a scenic view of the rice fields and surrounding green landscape. The unique irrigation system is believed to be passed down by a holy man named- Rsi Markandeya in the 8th century. Tegallalang contributes to 3 most beautiful terraced landscapes in the regions of Ubud, Pejeng and Campuhan. The landscape offers you a cool and breezy vibes in the scorching heat of Bali, moreover it’s an amazing location to click pictures.
To witness the greenery of the fields, the months of March, April, September and October are the most suitable ones as it is the time of harvest. From April to September, the fields have a tint of a yellow color, it is a different of beauty to witness. Dawn is the best time of the day to witness the beauty of agriculture, as the sun rays are not too direct to bake you. It is also a perfect time for photography as the light is evenly spread out on the fields and also there is not much tourists at that time.
On the way to the fields, there are various cafes and restaurants. One of the famous restaurants is Terrace Padi, from where you can overlook the terraces and is next to the ‘Love Bali’ sign. It serves traditional Indonesian and Balinese food with some traditional dishes as well. The location of the restaurant is picturesque and would be a nice stop for a drink and enjoy the tranquil scenery. On the way there are various cafes but inside the rice fields there are none. So you should always carry your own water and snacks along.
There are many tours that include Tegallalang Rice fields as a stop, some of the tours are- KINTAMANI VOLCANO and TEGALLALANG RICE TERRACE TOUR (Price: $ 50) and UBUD and TEGALLALANG RICE TERRACE TOUR (Price: $ 50).
Instead of the tours, one can also hire a motorbike as it is not that difficult to navigate.
Timings are subject to change. You will be automatically booked into a time slot as part of the check out process. Please visit the official website to confirm the time slot before your visit.
A stroll in the beauty
Buy the local artefacts- woven hats made from coconut leaves
Have their local green coconut drinks