The Legong Keraton Dance

6 hr

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Join us to attend the performance of the most beautiful dances of Bali, among others is the dance of the Legong Keraton or the Legong of the Palace, which is represented several times a week in the royal palaces of Ubud or Peliatan! You will find such beautiful dances like in Ubud or Peliatan nowhere else in Bali as these areas have been the cultural capital of Bali for many centuries.
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Itinerary Details

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The Legong dance is often mentioned as the symbol of the grace and femininity among Balinese dances. This beautiful dance is usually performed by very young girls living in a palace under the protection of the king or some princes, and that the reason why they call it the Legong Keraton Dance or Legong of the Palace dance. The King Anak Agung Made Karna, an ancestor of the royal families of Ubud and Peliatan, during meditation for 40 days 40 nights at Yogan Agung temple in Ketewel, has seen celestial nymphs dancing this dance dressed in gold brocade. The Legong Keraton dance usually tells a story of the twelfth century, in which a princess called Rangkasari was kidnapped by King Lasem, and when the brother of the princess insisted that the king release her otherwise face war, the king was attacked by a raven bird symbolizing bad luck and...
Itinerary

The Legong dance is often mentioned as the symbol of the grace and femininity among Balinese dances. This beautiful dance is usually performed by very young girls living in a palace under the protection of the king or some princes, and that the reason why they call it the Legong Keraton Dance or Legong of the Palace dance. The King Anak Agung Made Karna, an ancestor of the royal families of Ubud and Peliatan, during meditation for 40 days 40 nights at Yogan Agung temple in Ketewel, has seen celestial nymphs dancing this dance dressed in gold brocade. The Legong Keraton dance usually tells a story of the twelfth century, in which a princess called Rangkasari was kidnapped by King Lasem, and when the brother of the princess insisted that the king release her otherwise face war, the king was attacked by a raven bird symbolizing bad luck and in the end, the king Lasem was killed in the war. In this ancient classical dance, the movements of the dancers are intricately balanced with the rhythm of the Gamelan music. A part of this dance, other dances such as Baris Warriors dance, Oleg Tambulilingan bumblebees dance or Mask dance, etc. also performed (depend on the schedule of every day).

Important Details

Included
  • Private Guide
  • Bottled water
  • Transport (Car)
  • Driver
  • Guest Pickup at Hotel
  • Entrance Ticket
  • Dinner
Departure Point
Warung EKA rent Surf Board & Relax, Jl. Nelayan No.77, Canggu, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali, Indonesia

Traveler pickup is offered
Guest Pickup at Hotel

Airports

  • Bali Ngurah Rai Airport, Denpasar Indonesia


5:00 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.