Let’s Find Out the Bali Private Tour Silver and Gold
Not only famous for its beautiful nature and unique culture, Bali also has its own luxurious souvenirs created with traditional way which is very interesting for your Bali sightseeing tour. Especially located in Gianyar regency, which is known for art area in Bali, there is a village called Celuk or is known for house of silver and gold in Bali.
Celuk village is located in Sukawati sub-district, near Batubulan village. For centuries, Celuk Village has been famous, besides it is also known as one of the prosperous villages in Bali. When you enter the Celuk Highway, you will find jewelry stores and metal-based crafts along the way offering a variety of silver and gold jewelry and decorative objects that can you buy and bring home as Bali souvenirs.
Not only shopping, you also can come and visit here to take a close look at the craftsmen working on this traditional craft, creating gold and silver jewelry with high quality production. You can stop by to see craftsmen workshops which are usually located in traditional homes with dimly lit rooms filled with many metal craftsmen. However, not all craftsmen in Celuk Village are using traditional tools, some of them have used modern technology to make their products. This unique activity can be added to your Bali sightseeing package when you are in Gianyar or nearby.
Almost all Celuk villagers are gold and silver craftsmen, some even in their teens. They learned the metal processing at Mengwi Kingdom around 1915. They then taught his knowledge to the first generation of craftsmen, such as in the form of religious ceremonial equipment. They are skilled, creative and innovative in the art of developing design creations and variations related to the craft of gold and silver, leading the area to be called ‘art area’. In addition, their products have entered the local market, nationally also to the international market.
Various types of jewelry creations and variations, both as souvenirs and export commodities are produced in this village such as rings, bracelets, necklaces, earrings, brooch and other types of jewelry. The unique design of the Celuk village is to focus on the details obtained by using extraordinary simple hand tools. Like most of Balinese handicrafts, silver is largely an art that has been passed down from one generation to the next.
Gold and silver handicrafts that are produced in Celuk village have a high quality. In addition, the craftsmen are capable of producing in large quantities. Almost all families, in every Celuk villager are skilled and artistic, in developing creations, they always look at market developments and trends. Because this tourist attraction is already famous for its silver handicrafts, every day many domestic and foreign tourists visit it and becomes one of the best sightseeing in Bali.
If you want to see this unique sightseeing Bali attraction, Celuk village can be your Bali private tour route where you can also enjoy watching Barong in Sukawati, shopping in Celuk and seeing the natural beauty of Tegallalang and Kintamani.