Jamu Class – A Traditional Herbal Heritage
About this tour
Indonesian culture has, for hundreds of years, utilized its abundance of herb and spices for various uses in everyday life. This rich botanical diversity does not only apply to wonderfully flavorful Indonesian foods but is also to a wealth of traditional natural medicinal recipes.
In the center of Ubud, we will uncover the secrets of Jamu: a traditional herbal heritage of Indonesia by joining in the Jamu class in one of the workshops. Ubud is not only the artistic heart of Bali, literally Ubud derived from Ubad which mean medicine and no wonders from the beginning Ubud has always enticed many visitors to come and relieve their illness both physically and emotionally. In the class, you will learn about various things such as how to make Jamu herbal drinks with a cleansing or slimming effect, and then proceed how to make Boreh, a Balinese scrub that can be used to stimulate your nervous system or just to cleanse your skin. During your lesson, the instructor will entertain your curiosity by explaining how useful these natural ingredients are in everyday Indonesian life. After your lesson, transfer back to your hotel.
Note: Minimum of 2 adults required per booking.
Note: Price for a child is 55.28 USD
Average Tour duration (minimum booking):
What is included in the Tour, Activity or Experience:
Cold towels/tissues and bottled water- Professional guide- Hotel pickup and drop-off- Transport by private vehicle
What is NOT included in the Tour, Activity or Experience:
Lunch- Personal expenses- Gratuities (optional)- Other services not listed in the inclusions
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Special rules or restrictions, if any:
Confirmation will be received at time of booking- Minimum of 2 adults required per booking (including for child)- Languages other than English will be subject to availability- No refund will be made if guests are not taking certain service(s) included in the package- Minimum age is 13 years- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended- Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund. The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions- Please advise the hotel telephone number.