This year, the Bali Arts Festival 2019 carries the theme “Bayupramana” which means: breath of life. The concept of Bayupramana comes from two words namely “Bayu” and “Prmana”. Bayu means wind while pramana means strength. Bayupramana means the Power of Breath of Life, the most vital energy that lives and controls everything. The meaning is transformed into a theme and wind element that can make a work of art.

The annual Bali Art Festival traditionally begins with a large opening parade that passes through the Bajra Sandhi Monument. The following days, a number of different stages and venues will resonate with various colorful shows presented by various art groups from Bali and other Indonesian islands.

Among the important highlights that should not be missed are the dance drama (Sendratari), Modern Bali theater, Photography Workshop, culinary festivals, and musical performances that you can visit during Bali tours. There will also be various competition options to participate in including documentary film competitions, handicrafts, literary writing, painting, photography competitions. Dramatic and luxurious parades and processions will also be displayed including Gong Kebyar, TopengPanca, Nglawang, DramatariArja, WayangKulitParwa, JogedBumbung, and many more.

As a special treat this year, also in the agenda of the Modern Bonds Competition (Comedy Games), Baleganjur Competition for Children, Drama Gong Parade featuring modern Balinese lyrics, WayangKulitBabad, and other new creative artistic performances.

Through 41 years of history, the Bali Arts Festival has become a medium for rediscovering and preserving unique and famous Balinese arts and culture, while at the same time improving the welfare of its people. Through this special annual event, it is hoped that the authenticity, wisdom and true philosophy of Bali will not only be preserved but will continue to grow and spread to other parts of the world.

The Kelingking Beach in Nusa Penida Bali was ranked 19th of the 25 Best Beaches in the World version by TripAdvisor. This beach is unique, because the view from the cliffs of Kelingking Beach is famous among tourists. From a good photo angle this beach has a scene with photo spots that many tourists hunt for when visiting Kelingking Beach.
To go to the beach location, it takes more effort to descend the steep cliffs. But when we arrived at the beach it will be redeemed with white sand and clear blue sea water.
Kelingking Beach is an extraordinary place, for selfies, pre-wedding photos, and enjoying beautiful scenery. The best time to visit this beach is during the day, so we can see the clear blue water.
If you want to go to Kelingking beach at Nusa Penida Bali, you can contact Bali car rental with driver which will arrange your transportation and others thing needed.

The Tampak Siring Palace was built from 1957 – 1960. Construction of the presidential palace Siring looks were carried out slowly and experienced stages. Architect who designed the presidential palace was RM Soedarsono. The initial building that was built in 1957 was the Merdeka guesthouse and Yudistira guesthouse. The location is in the district of Tampak Siring Gianyar regency that you can visit by Bali car rental with driver.

The Tampak Siring Palace experienced an additional building in 2003, which was intended for the XIV ASEAN Summit. The addition of buildings to the Tampak Siring Palace, in the form of buildings for conference facilities and state guest receptions. The Wantilan Hall at the Tampak Siring Palace, also underwent a renovation for the state guest art show.

The purpose of the construction of the presidential palace, as a place for the President, the family of the president and state guests to rest while visiting the island of Bali.
In addition to the presidential palace, in Tampak Siring there is also the Tirta Empul Temple whose waters are sacred, because the people of the water here are considered sacred. Many local and foreign tourists visit here.