Monkey Forest of Ubud

The Monkey Forest is a sacred nature reserve where a lot of monkeys live [of course]. There is a temple inside this Monkey Forest and it’s a very relaxing place to take a stroll… “While I was there, I saw three monkeys pull on a girl’s long skirt and showing their teeth to scare her, and another girl that was almost in tears running away throwing her bananas at them to try to get them away.”

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Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

Ubud is a really relaxed and comfortable town with inexpensive villas, charming shops, cafes with free WiFi, and nice restaurants. It’s a great place to recuperate from traveling or to have as your only destination. Find a villa for about US$10 per night [NOT per person], stay a week and get to know the amazing surroundings.

Something unique about Ubud is that there is a Monkey Temple [or Monkey Forest] located right within the town.

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