Natural Green Village & Bamboo Factory Tour
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Tour Duration: 8 Hours
Theme: Arts & Crafts, Family
Visit two of Bali’s most green initiatives. Firstly, pay a visit to Bali’s Bamboo Factory, a busy hub located on the Agung River where the transformation of bamboo from wild grass to durable building material is showcased. On-site, traditional Balinese craftsmen work alongside a pioneering design firm, IBUKU, to craft sustainable villas, furniture and more.
On a 1-hour bamboo factory tour, you will be able to see the manufacturing progression from start to finish. You will see how the bamboo is treated and then shaped into all kinds of products including flooring, furniture and doors. Witness the selection of freshly-harvested bamboo and see giant bamboo poles up to 20 meters tall. Learn all about the careful process of turning this abundant plant into construction materials. Observe first-hand the finished product of these master Balinese craftsmen and the advanced innovation of sustainable architecture. This is a rare opportunity to see how bamboo, a natural and plentiful product, can be used to make elegant living and commercial spaces, stylish furniture and many other products for people to live in total harmony with nature.
Afterwards, visit elegant mansions made completely of bamboo. The ideas and creativity used will literally take your breath away, as you see first-hand examples of this creative and artistic work. Set along the terraced slopes of the Ayung River, Green Village is a master-planned community of unique homes, each custom designed, rigorously engineered and hand-constructed to embody the inherent strengths and versatility of bamboo. Discover spectacular homes constructed entirely of bamboo rising up to as many as six floors and totally at one with the natural surroundings. Located just 25 minutes to Bali’s cultural center of Ubud and 35 minutes to Bali’s surfing beaches, the Green Village community has attracted investors and homeowners from around the world.
- Discover the wonderful world of bamboo design and construction south of Ubud
- See how master artisans and architects are transforming simple blades of grass into extraordinary designs.
- Learn the process as bamboo gets treated, cut and crafted into furniture and other products at one with nature
- Visit some of the stunning and elegant bamboo mansions that form part of Green Village, totally at one with the stunning natural surroundings