Explore the enchanting beauty of Keliki that surrounds you at Capella Ubud, Bali, and all that makes this destination Bali’s cultural and spiritual heart.
Keliki Art School
Unlock your artistic talent at Keliki Art School followed by a traditional Balinese picnic lunch. I Wayan Gama is one of the young maestros of Keliki. Beginning his career as a professional painter back in 2002, he, together with a few villagers, set up a painting school for children in order to keep traditional Keliki painting skills and culture alive. Students as young as 7 years old begin their journey as a painter under the tutelage of Wayan Gama. Time to try your hand.
A Journey For Your Soul
Discover the mystifying meanings of Hindu astrology and their implication for the soul. This journey takes you to Pura Pucak Penulisan that is situated 1745 meters above sea level in eastern Bali. Continue on to Pura Dalem Balingkang, which translates literally as “The King of Bali”. The history behind the name reflects the union between Sri Kesari Waradana and his Chinese wife from the Chung Dynasty, Tang Ci Keng, whose marriage is immortalized in the Barong Landung Dance. Witness magnificent Hindu architecture in local houses and temples, and learn of its meaning and purpose from your Capella Camp Ranger.