Spend your evening exploring the royal palace of Ubud. Learn about its cultural life and history, direct from the Prince himself! Finally, indulge in an elaborate feast while watching a spectacular dance and musical performance. A truly special and authentic experience.
Do good, feel good! This travel experience has a 5-star sustainability rating!
This experience has a 1-star physical activity rating, however, please be aware you will be seated on the floor, traditional Balinese style, for a couple of hours during the feast.
“What I soon discovered is that Real Indonesia Travel will open up new worlds of cultural amazement to you. We were lucky enough to be taken to the Royal Palace to meet the Prince of Bali and his welcoming family for an unforgettable dinner and historical tour of this sacred site so full of energy.” – Shane, Melbourne, Australia
Positive Impact Statement
We’ve designed this experience to provide economic opportunities to the local community and provide them with the opportunity to present their culture to visitors in their own way.
Proceeds from this travel experience support our partner, Five Pillar Foundation, and their Youth Skill Development & Empowerment Programs.
Five Pillar Foundations works with village youth to help prepare them for their future, providing a local co-working space with Wi-Fi, and a range of free classes including computer literacy, digital design, internet marketing entrepreneurship, photography and English language. Five Pillar Foundation also run special excursions to villages throughout West Bali, with an aim to provide young Indonesians with the technical skills, passion and inspiration they need to build their own successful enterprises and find ways to help their local community make the best use of available resources. Five Pillar’s programs help empower young people to get involved in the protection and preservation of their culture, communities and environment.
- Pick up/Drop off From the designated points in Kuta/Ubud (guests can also choose to meet the dinner party at the side entrance to the palace.)
- A traditional Balinese-Style Feast at Ubud’s Royal Palace
- Sarong and sash for you to wear, and take home as a gift
- Traditional entertainment
- English speaking tour guides with first aid certification
- Air-conditioned private transport
- Introductory Indonesian language and Balinese customs/manners mini-course
- Facilitated intercultural dialogue with Balinese communities
- Memories; Photos and video of your experience will be provided for you to access online after your experience
What to Bring?
- Phone and/or camera (fully charged)
- Please dress conservatively (back and shoulders fully covered)
- Water bottle
- Umbrella in case of rain
What happens if there is bad weather?
Some activities are weather dependent and in extreme weather situations, some activities may not be able to be offered. Reasonable and appropriate substitute activities will be offered in the event that planned activities are unavailable.