Some tourists may be has not been familiar with a lot of interesting things that can be found in tourist area of Batubulan.
The interesting thing in this sight is Barong dance performance. Besides, it is famous with ‘batik’ and sculpture made of rocks in Bali, which has a very high artistic value.
Artisans sculpture here is very famous in Bali. It is one of the attractions on the island. Along the way we will be able to see hundreds of craft sculpture.
Batubulan is located on the tourist route to Kintamani, easy to visit, it would be a pity if missed.
Its location is in the district of Sukawati, Gianyar. It is about 10 km from Denpasar.
Image as village of art is very attached to the village, supported by dance performed every day that is Barong as an icon of tourist destination here.
Barong dance is one of the dance performances which is a pre-Hindu culture heritage besides Sangyang dance.
The dance depicts the battle between virtue and vice, ‘barong’ comes from the word ‘bahruang’ means a bear, mythology animal that has supernatural powers, considered as protector animals.
Barong dance is performed by two people, one is in front and one is behind. Glance is just like Barong Sai dance from China, but have a different background story.