Do you still remember with Sebatu village? The village located in Ubud subdistrict, Gianyar, is not only famous as a destination of spiritual tourism, but also interesting for having a promenade. Aside from being cool, the village with positive aura also has a very beautiful panorama. Plantation and diverse people’s activity have become a unique cultural attraction. So, do not be surprised if the village being well known for traditional Balinese handicraft has a myriad of agro-tourism. Even, almost all of the agro-tourism attractions are alluring, so that tourists from various countries like the trip exploring the nature.
For instance, the Sebatu Agro-tourism, apart from having a fascinating travel route, this nature tourism business also has a civet coffee farm namely the most expensive world class coffee. This type of coffee has an aromatic flavor with much less bitterness. Even, this civet coffee poses a superior product aside from having a very beautiful view. Travelers can also see the process of making coffee traditionally. In this place, we can observe different types of crops, especially coffee plants. Among them, there are Arabica coffee, Robusta coffee and Bali original coffee variety. By making a visit to this coffee plantation, travelers will get the experience of exploring the coffee plantation and the process of making it.
In that journey, we can also see many kinds of other local plants. There are pineapple, snakefruit, star fruit, cacao, jackfruit and the trees growing beautifully in a scenic rural area. There are herbs for medicines such as ginger, water lily, rosella, fishbone cactus, fennel, cinnamon, dragon fruit and much more. If it is the uniqueness of agro tourism offered by Sebatu village, Tampaksiring village offers different charms. The region better known for the Tirta Empul and Gunung Kawi Temple comes up with the blend of natural and spiritual tourism. Besides, the village retains historical relics from ancient kingdom other than its natural panorama.
While enjoying the beauty of nature, our mind will feel different because of the aura exuded by the relic objects inherited from the ancient kingdom sanctified by local communities. Besides, the village is also said to be a location of royal palace. On that account, Tampaksiring is often chosen as an adventure track of tourists with friends, intimate friends, family and relatives. (BTN/ocha/015)