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Sukawati Market is Bali’s largest art market. It is the most well-known art market in Bali that also gains popularity throughout the world. Tourists, either local or international, will almost always stop by at this market.
At Sukawati Market, a lot of traditional art works are on display. You can find art works, from Balinese paintings, Barong traditional costumes, statues, handmade bags, bracelets, necklaces until various crafts and Balinese traditional costumes. The prices are relatively affordable but no fixed prices are set at this market. So, bargain at your best!
As the market is one of the visitors’ favorites, there are three areas in it, which are Sukawati 1, 2 and 3. They are close to each other. If you have more time, you have a good chance of exploring all areas.
Sukawati Market is located in Sukawati Village, Gianyar Regency, Bali. You can get to the market within approximately 45 minutes from the airport. The market is about 34 km from Nusa Dua and can be reached within about one hour by cars.
One of the market’s top points is that it is nearby tourism sites, such as Bali Zoo Park, Tegenungan Waterfall, Hidden Canyon Beji Kuwang Sukawati, Bali Bird Park and Celuk Village as Silver Craft Center. All of them are within 15 minutes-trip from Sukawati Market.
Sukawati Market’s opening hours
Art Market: 10 am – 5 pm
Local Market: 8 am – 3 pm