The award winning luxury resort Hanging Gardens of Bali, hidden deep in a steep jungle valley north of the spiritual center of Ubud, is situated next to a traditional Balinese village. Susut village, itself is home to families who still live the authentic Balinese life style.
Susut village still keeps its traditional way of life and activities such as rice farming, growing fruits and pig breeding. And it is considered a very small hamlet, yet it is one of the most stunning and authentic living places in Bali.
The village is made up of multiple square compounds for each family that includes bedrooms, living area and two – three bathrooms. What makes this unique is the fact that each individual compound has its own temple where each family prays and make their blessings.
Also within the main square a larger temple for major ceremonies.
Hanging Gardens of Bali offers an enlightening journey through the local village and surrounding country side, focusing on nature’s influence on the Balinese lifestyle. Led by our experienced Resort Guide, you begin your morning with a leisurely walk through rice fields and river valleys, discovering Balinese medicinal plant life along the way.
Arrive at our nearby village and witness fascinating aspects of daily life in this rural setting. Replenish your energy levels with a refreshing drink in the middle of the rice fields and learn how the locals maintain their health with indigenous plants, herbal medicine and roots, fruits and vegetables.
A walking tour through Susut village feels so perfect with its amazing sights, sounds and ambience that invites the explorer to adventure further and see things that cannot be seen anywhere else in the world.
As you wander through Susut village, one of the most inspiring sights is seeing the way the people live their everyday lives. The children playing in the sawah (rice fields), the praying in the temples, and exotic foods being made and sold by vendors on the street .
The serenity of the traditional Balinese way of life will calm your mind and soul as you contemplate the ancient and restorative secrets of the Balinese people.
The Hanging Gardens of Bali is the perfect honeymoon resort in Bali. Experience award-winning hospitality and service as you immerse in the peace and tranquility of the surrounding landscape.