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Impressive dance performance depicting the Epic Ramayana

Went there in 2015 and want to go again. The kecak fire dance is a must see thing when you reach... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alor Setar, Malaysia
Wonderful Show But Too Crowded

I’ve always wanted to see the Kecak Fire Dance in person after seeing it in the movie Baraka. While... read more

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Trevor S
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| Kawasan Wisata Pura Uluwatu, Pecatu 80361, Indonesia
+62 819-9983-1599
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Reviewed yesterday

Went there in 2015 and want to go again. The kecak fire dance is a must see thing when you reach the Uluwatu temple.Make sure you grab the best seats so that you have the sunset views from your seat and the Uluwatu temple in...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve always wanted to see the Kecak Fire Dance in person after seeing it in the movie Baraka. While cool and very impressive regarding the performers as well as the setting on on the cliff during sunset the crowd and touristy vibe was terrible. They...More

1  Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

How are wonderful night. Amazing scenery and great show. Last 1 hour. More than 50 people were acting. The show is part of the tradition and history

Thank Pedro M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With all due respect to the tradition and history behind the performance, I personally did not enjoy it as much as I thought I would. The so called vocal music accompaniment was a very repetitive chant all through the show. There was not much correlation...More

Thank vt19912016
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I come earlier to watch the Kecak dance. To our dismay, there are only few seats available for us and we have to seat separately. The crowd seats are not managed hence there are many loopholes and we are forced to fill...More

Thank Aesha_John
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where to start... First you need to get a taxi to Uluwatu temple. Then you have to make arrangements (pay once again) for the taxi to stay and wait till the end of the show for you. Then you need to pray for the taxi...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend loved it but I was very distracted when people started to leave after 30 min. The show itself was ok.

Thank AasaNilsson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to the show with high expectations that were certainly not met. Of course one should not expect to see a hundred-percent authentic ritual dance, but we felt the show was overly commercialised and touristy, especially from moment the white monkey enters the show....More

Thank Behiris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They perform everyday, even on rainy weather. It cost IDR 100k for domestic tourist, the price is quite expensive for what we got. The performance is indeed very entertaining, the vies of the sea is astonishing BUT when we got there, it continuously raining until...More

Thank Novilia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have very different opinions about this. The first acts were very interesting. They provide a guide about the scenes and this are very helpful in understanding the story of Sita and Rama. The traditional Balinese movements are slow, elegant and I...More

Thank Mayo N
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Stefani C
3 June 2018|
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Response from Olga A | Reviewed this property |
Saya kurang tahu ya, yg saya tahu ada di Uluwatu dan Tanah Lot.
8 April 2018|
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Response from Susruto | Reviewed this property |
The area is arranged in a semi-circle gallery. Sit in the centre, high up for the best view. The show continues even during the rain. The show ends in the darkness, so far better to have your own transportation. The local... More
Dil T
21 October 2017|
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Response from XoxoKVP | Reviewed this property |
It’s starts at 6 but I suggest getting there around 5 for a good seat and view of the sunset. We entered the theater area around 5:20 and there were lots of people already there.