While visiting someplace new, it will be nice, even necessary to learn a little bit about the place’s culture. As Bali is a place where culture and art meets, it will be a good moment for your kids to learn something that they can bring home with them. Either it is a new knowledge, or even new souvenirs they made by their own hand. Here are some activity recommendations that will be perfect to spend the day at with your kids and whole family :
Studio Perak is a creative, fun and relaxed space that has been listed in the Lonely Planet travel guide as having a “friendly atmosphere and specializing in Balinese silver smithing”. Create some beautiful jewelry or little trinkets to take home with you during a half day silversmithing experiential course. During this 3 hours course, you can expect to create a silver ring or pendant of your very own design. Learn the basic skills of silversmithing, from cutting, beating, shaping, soldering and then polishing the finished silver product. They will ask the children joining to be at least 8 years old. Classes are held in English, so children must have a basic understanding of English in order to participate.
Location: Jalan Hanoman, Ubud 80571, Gianyar, Bali
Contact: Ketut Darmawan +62 81 236 51809 or Studio +62 361 974244
Sari Api is a beautiful open-air ceramics studio just outside of Ubud, Bali. They also offer fun and creative class for kids aged 4-14 to get in touch with their kinesthetic aspects. Do take note, though, that it takes a minimum of two weeks for your finished product to be ready, although it can be arranged for your finished work to be shipped home to you. You and your kids will love this hands on experience, and the chance to create a personal piece of art. You can even take pride on your work and show it to your friends back home.
Location : Jl. Suweta, Ubud, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 9am – 5pm
Or by appointment: call +62 (0) 81 246 609 19
Balinese traditional painting is a unique cultural heritage. This workshop (suitable for all ages and abilities) concentrates on understanding and using the traditional motifs which give these works such depth and meaning. Get a few hours taste for this uniquely Balinese style of painting with the assistance of one of their painting gurus. You can either choose from a variety of traditional Balinese subjects, draw [with assistance if required] a sketch on canvas and proceed to color the subject using a painting style that has been handed down by generations of Balinese painters.
Location: Lodtunduh, Ubud, Gianyar, Bali 80571
Devdan Show is a high-energy visual tour of Indonesia’s culture and diversity. The show is one of the most amazing Bali attractions and ensures to provide a perfect choice to fulfill your entertainment activities with your kids during your stay in Bali. However keep in mindinmind that since this show will run for around 90 minutes, kids with age of 4 years old or above will appreciate and enjoy the show even more.
Location : Bali Nusa Dua Theatre (Ex. Amphitheatre Nusa Dua)
Kawasan Pariwisata Nusa Dua – (ITDC)
Nusa Dua 80363
Phone: +62 . 361 . 770 197