Cultural Pastimes

Pramana Watu Kurung is part of a Balinese village on the outskirts of Ubud and as a result of this unique location, activities for in-house guests are influenced by local art and culture. From classes teaching how to make temple offerings to mastering the graceful movements of traditional dance and learning to cook Balinese cuisine, there is something for just about everyone.

Early morning trekking excursions through the neighbouring rice fields provide an opportunity to experience village life up close and personal. There are also fascinating temple tours as well as bike rides to explore the island’s tropical beauty. Every month, the resort conducts a village clean-up and guests are more than welcome to participate.

Shuttle service schedule to and from down town Ubud
Drop Pickup Drop Pickup
09.00 09.20 15.00 15.20
10.00 10.20 16.00 16.20
11.00 11.20 18.00 18.20
13.00 13.20 19.00 19.20
14.00 14.20 - -

Please to take a note that there is no shuttle at break times (12.00 & 17.00)

Bicycling

For guests who are confident on bicycles and want more of an explore village experience in Bunutan Ubud. And also experiencing typical Balinese daily life and enjoying the beautiful Balinese countryside to Ubud. 2 hours complimentary based on availability, so one day advance reservation is appreciated.

Rice field Morning Walk

Experience your life with interacting to friendly local native speaker, observing their daily morning activities as well as learn about the culture and customs of Balinese people and village. Our guest activity will guide you on this walk. One day advance reservation is appreciated.

Balinese Dance Lesson

Step out of your ordinary day and join us at the Surya Puja – Yoga Centre for an introduction into Balinese Dance. Our experienced instructor will gently guide you and your partner as you learn your first Balinese dance steps. Sample the integrated body movements, hand and facial gestures that make Balinese dance so unusual to new visitors. Our teacher will explain the meaning(s) behind the individual postures and gestures that comprise the basics of Balinese dance. It’s a wonderful way to expand one’s knowledge of the Bali-Hindu culture while enjoying a bit of exercise. We’ll provide the music, the sash and the sarong, so come join us for a few hours of fun! The details information about Balinese dance lesson is available 24 hours in our reception.

Metanding and Mejajaitan

Metanding is an activity to arrange a variety of offering material and make it becomes integrity of the Banten (offerings). While mejejahitan is part of metanding, which sew the Busung (coconut leaf) assembled with various flowers and leaves. Busung or coconut leaf usually cut according to the size which will be made, after sew with a semat (small sticks from bamboo and be a hook). Mejejahitan usually conducted by women and men will be involved also in picking flowers, climbing coconut, looking leaf, or a variety of equipment on preparation stage. We invite you to join our guest activity hosted at Surya Puja – Yoga Centre every day to practice making Metanding and Mejajaitan. The details information is available at our reception 24 hours a day.

Balinese Cooking Experience

Balinese Cooking Experience offers both morning and afternoon classes, The English-speaking class is held in our local Professional Chef, it will be a very unique and memorable hands-on experience. Learn how to make traditional Balinese food and traditional coconut oil. No prior experience is required and everyone is welcome!, .hence reservations way in advance are highly recommended.

Rates start from IDR 650.000++ per person.

Pramana Spa Experience

The Pramana Spa at Pramana Watukurung is designed to give a personalized in Resort service. The Pramana Spa is set incorporate with the lobby lounge on the second floor with one treatment with rice field view, bridge, featuring 2 room with twin massage beds, shower and bath. Embracing the sight and sounds while enjoying signature treatments using local herbs ingredients from a relaxation massage to intensive detox program.

Daily open start from 9 am – 9pm

Surya Puja Yoga Experience

There is a spacious studio on upper level facing to the rice field and unique bridge. Throughout the ancient art of classical yoga, you will learn the technique to still your mind, strengthen your body and expand your consciousness using posture, breath work, meditation and relaxation while hearing the natural sounds below. The class is suitable for beginner.

Complimentary daily at 07.00 am

Private Surya Puja Yoga Experience

It is available by request outside of regular complimentary class schedule. Our yoga Instructor will offer you to a deeper technique Of Yoga. Surya Puja – Yoga centre will be a perfect spot to do but how ever this private lesson can also be done in your villa.

Price at IDR 350.000 subject to 21 % service and tax per person.

Romantic Candle Lit Dinner

Share a unforgettable evening with your beloved with this amorous dinner under the stars. Enjoy the cool evening air and nature's symphony of chirping crickets while tucking into our signature dishes overlooking the impressive valley before you. So If you're looking to surprise your special someone with a romantic dinner, this meal under the stars is sure to delight. No matter the occasion, we help you create the perfect setting for a night to remember. Reservation is required one day in advance.

Price is USD 150 for 2 pax, including a bottle of house wine, subject to 21% government tax and service charge.

Daily Private Tour

Optional by Request

Bali is a small island, but it has everything tourists need, from traditional indigenous to modern activities. Bali is a paradise for visitor, as it has been nicknamed as the Paradise Island, the Majesty Island, the morning of the world, the island with thousands of temple and others. The resort is committed to support the local community, transportation organization, who will assist you to learn and explore more its places of interest, various typical local cultures, enjoy the hospitality of the people. Our Guest Relation officer will be pleased to assist you with a suggestion of tour itinerary as you would like to visit. Recommended Itinerary.

Kintamani - Active Volcano Tour

Departure : 08:30am - 04:00pm (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Goa Gajah Temple - The Elephant Cave Temple
  • Gunung Kawi Temple - The Rocky Temple
  • Tampak Siring - The Holy Spring Temple
  • Kintamani - The Volcano and The Leak Craeter View
  • Tegalalang - Rice Terrace View
  • Temen - Spices and Organic Coffee Plantation

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 975K net/car.

Besakih - to East Part of Bali

Departure : 08:30am - 04:00pm (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Penglipuran - Traditional Balinese village with authentic village layout
  • Besakih - The Mother temple on the slope of mount Agung
  • Sidemen - Beautiful view of rice terrace and farmer village
  • Goa Gajah - The Bath Cave Temple
  • Klungkung - The Old court Justice of Klungkung Kingdom

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 1,040K net/car with English speaking driver only


Uluwatu : Jimbaran Tour

Departure : 08:30am - 04:00pm (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Mas Village - The Wood Carving Center
  • Celuk Village - The Gold & Silver smith
  • Denpasar - The Bali Museum (Closed on Monday)
  • Uluwatu Temple - The Historical temple on the Rock
  • Jimbaran Beach - Sea Food center

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 975K net/car.

Jatiluwih Tour

Departure : 08:30am - 04:00pm (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Lod Tunduh - Painting Village
  • Mengwi - Royal Family Temple
  • Bedugul - Temple on The lake and Botanical Garden
  • Jatiluwih - The Best Rice Terrace View in Bali
  • Batukaru - Peaceful Hindu Temple in The Jungle

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 1,040K net/car.


Sunset Tour

Departure : 01:00 pm – 07:00 pm (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Lot Tunduh - Painting Village
  • Mengwi - Royal Family Temple
  • Tegenungan - Water Fall
  • Tanah Lot - Temple on The Sea and Wonderful Sunset

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 910K net/car.

Bedugul Tour

Departure : 08.30am (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Lod Tunduh - Painting Village
  • Mengwi - Royal Family Temple
  • Bedugul - Temple on The lake and Botanical Garden
  • Jatiluwih - The Best Rice Terrace View in Bali
  • Batukaru - Peaceful Hindu Temple in The Jungle

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 950K net/car.


Singaraja - Lovina North of Bali Tour

Departure : 08.30 am (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Mengwi - Royal Family Temple
  • Bedugul - Temple on The lake and Botanical Garden
  • Gigit - Waterfall with very good scenery
  • Lovina - The Black sandy beach
  • Banjar - The natural hot spring water
  • Munduk - The coffee plantation & Rice terrace view

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 1,050K net/car with English speaking driver

Amed Snorkeling Tour

Departure : 08.30am (Full Day Tour)

Itinerary :

  • Sidemen - Nice view of rice terrace and countryside
  • Amed - Good place for snorkeling and diving
  • Tirta Gangga - The Water garden

Inclusion : Petrol, Parking fees, Balinese cloth for temple visit, English speaking driver, Cold mineral water. Temple’s admission fees are NOT included.

Price IDR 1,040K net/car with English speaking driver.

Distance  
Airport 90 minutes ( 37 kilometers )
Kuta 80 minutes ( 34 kilometers )
Sanur 60 minutes ( 24 kilometers )
Ubud Palace and Ubud Market 15 minutes ( 8 kilometers )
Ubud Monkey Forest 20 Minutes ( 10 kilometers )
Tampak Siring Holy Spring 45 minutes ( 20 kilometers )
Ceking Tegallalang Rice Terrace 30 minutes ( 18 kilometers )
Batur Volcano 60 Minutes ( 25 kilometers )
Jimbaran 100 minutes ( 43 kilometers )
Nusa Dua 120 minutes ( 48 kilometers )