Welcome to Mas


This is the place to come if you want something custom-made in sandalwood – just be prepared to pay well (and check the wood's authenticity carefully). Mas is also part of Bali's booming furniture industry, producing chairs, tables and antiques ('made to order!'), mainly from teak imported from other Indonesian islands.


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$40 Day Trips & Excursions

Bali Full-Day Traditional Village Sightseeing Trip with Lunch

After pickup from your hotel, begin with a visit to a Batubulan village to see the center of handmade batik weaving. Afterward, head to Celuk Village to see the gold and silver smith, and to Mas, to learn about wood sculpture.Continue to Batuan Ubud, a village known for its artwork and distinct painting style that originated in the 1930s. Then travel to the Batuan Trinity Temple to see its intricate carvings and architecture up close. From there, make your way to Gunung Kawi Temple Sebatu, home to a holy water fount and large koi pond.Break for lunch at Kintamani, with views of Mt. Batur and its caldera lake. After lunch, head to the village of Tegalalang to taste Bali Luwak coffee and ginger tea, and see the spice garden and rice terrace. After some afternoon tea, visit the Ubud Village, a nature reserve and Hindu temple complex, as well as the Ubud Market and Ubud Palace then ending the trip by visiting Tegunungan Waterfall. Your day trip will conclude with transportation back to your hotel.

$59 Day Trips & Excursions

Bali Kintamani Volcano, Ubud and Barong Dance Full-Day Tour

Continue on through the woodcarving village of Mas. Watch artisans chipping intricate designs from wood blocks. Then visit the fantastic 11th century Elephant Cave (Goa Gajah) before moving into the cool mountains of Kintamani. View Mount Batur an active volcano with its ribbons of black lava running down its peak to the valley below. Beside lies the shimmering lake of Batur. Enjoy lunch in a restaurant providing wonderful views (lunch is at own expense). On the return back you will stop at the Holy springs which are believed to have magic curative powers. Visit Ubud the artistic heart of Bali and Celuk the gold and silver making center on route.

$19 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: All About Ubud Full-Day Tour

At 8:30am, board a private air-conditioned vehicle at your Bali accommodation and greet your driver-guide. Following a 1.5-hour journey, you’ll arrive at the emerald cascades of the Tegalalang Rice Terrace, an agricultural icon ideal for taking photos of. Your next stop is a local Coffee Making Process responsible for producing the world’s most expensive coffee. Learn about the production methods, which involve luwaks passing the coffee beans through their digestive tracts, and taste different types of coffee and tea, except the luwak coffee, which is available to purchase. Then, continue to the Ubud Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary to see more than 200 grey macaques roam freely among Hindu temples. Next, head to Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave), located on the western fringe of Bedulu village just minutes from central Ubud. A special place to visit and explore the relics contained in the courtyard, meditation cave, fountains, bathing pools and rock-wall carvings. Your final stop is a cluster of traditional Ubud Villages whose residents specialize in artisan crafts such as batik and crafting silver and gold. Observe locals making batik paintings in Tohpati and watch wood carving demonstrations in Mas before concluding your tour with drop-off at your Bali accommodation.

$16 Private & Custom Tours

'Best of Bali' Private 10-Hour Tour with Ubud Art Villages

Meet your driver at your Bali hotel and begin your Best of Bali tour with a visit to Batuan Temple. Marvel at the beautiful Hindu temple as you learn its spiritual significance and points out the magnificent architecture and unique black palm roof. Next, discover Indonesia’s world famous Luwak Coffee Making Process at a local coffee plantation. Learn about the unusual method of producing the coffee, which involves the coffee berries being eaten and defecated by Asian palm civets, then collecting the part-digested beans from the forest floor. After sampling the other coffees and teas made at the plantation, perhaps opt to taste a Luwak coffee too (extra cost). Continue north to Tegalalang Rice Terraces to marvel at the UNESCO-listed rice terraces, one of Bali’s most photographed sights. Learn about the pioneering ‘subak’ system – the Balinese cooperative irrigation system – for which the terraces are known, as you admire the views over the rice paddies. After lunch (own expense), visit Tegenungan Waterfall, where you can cool off with a swim beneath the falls or even brave a jump from the top of the 49-foot (15-meter) high falls.In the afternoon, indulge your creative side with a visit to the Ubud Art Villages and discover the vibrant traditions of Balinese arts and handicrafts. Visit the woodcarving village of Mas, admire the fine Silver Filigree jewelry made in Celuk and watch a Batik painting demonstration in Tohpati Village. Finally, after an action-packed full-day itinerary, finish your tour with drop-off at your hotel.

$17 Shore Excursions

Private Shore Excursion: Ubud Art Villages and Sacred Monkey Forest

You will be picked up from the Port of Benoa when you are allowed to disembark from your cruise ship between 8 and 10am (dependent on the arrival time of your cruise ship). Your private driver/guide will discuss your tour with you before you set off for the day.  First you will visit Celuk Village where you will see the Jewelry makers at work. There is so much lovely jewelry that it becomes overwhelming. You will then visit the village of Mas which is best known for its wood carvings. There are several shops along the main village street where one can see different kinds of exquisite wooden carvings been sold. The wood is either sandalwood, ebony or the local crocodile wood. Before you visit the Ubud art market you will visit Batuan Village. Here you can look for beautiful paintings to buy if you wish. It's huge and has a diverse style of paintings.    Continue onto visit the Sacred Monkey Forest. If you love monkeys, then this is the place to go as they wander freely in this sacred forest that you meander through. From here we continue to visit Ubud Palace which is still used as a palace of residence. Parts of the palace are now open to the public and can be seen. The palace is well decorated with ornate doors, statues and carvings and has been well preserved. The palace also holds traditional dance performances. Lastly you will visit the Ubud Art Market. Here you can browse and buy paintings, wood carvings, sarongs, shirts, shorts, silk scarves, lightweight shirts, handmade woven bags, baskets or hats, statues, kites and many other hand-crafted goods. Be sure to look around first to determine the going prices of these crafts before you buy something, then try your bargaining skills. You will then be taken back to your cruise ship at the Port of Benoa.

$25 Day Trips & Excursions

Bali Tour Sightseeing As You Go

Option 1 : Full Day Tour Ubud and Kintamani Highland ( 9 hours )Start your day with convenient pick-up directly from your Bali hotel. Take the morning to admire Batik weaving in Batulban, check out intricate silver jewellery in Celuk, browse the ornate wooden sculptures in Mas, and uncover the meticulous detail in typical paintings from Batuan. Than continue to visit Rice Field terrace at Tegalallang, and drive up to Kintamani for overview to the Mount Batur with lake surrounding, after enjoying your opcional buffet lunch continue to visit Holy Spring Water Temple at Tirta Empul and Sacred Monkey Forest at Ubud. Heading back to hotel Option 2 : Full Day Tour Bedugul and Tanah Lot ( 9 Hours )Pick up from you lobby hotel, than lead you to have an experience by visiting to visit Royal Family Temple at Taman Ayun, toward to visit Ulun Danu Temple at Bedugul with lake panoramic surrounding. Afterwards continue to Pacung for having launch while enjoying scenic of rice firled terrace. Continue to Tanah Lot temple with amazing background silhouette sunset.  Option 3 : Full Day Tour Ancient and Traditional Village ( 10 Hours )Pick up from yout lobby hotel, than lead you to have an experience Balinese handycraft, hand made product by Balinese Talent people, toward visiting Trunyan Village which is located on the slope lake lane of Mount Batur, crossing the lake by Motorized Canoe from Kedisan village of Toya Bungka district. Upon you get there, will be fascinating with the village atmosphere than not found in the busy hustle city tourism of kuta. Take a tour by visiting ancient cementery and temple. Crossing back to the village, than continue to Kintamani Highland for having lunch on terrace restaurant while enjoy the beatiful panoramic of Mount Batur. Aftwarrd visiting oldest Kingdom Complex temple of gunung Kawi. Late afternoon drive to your hotel. Option 4 : Half  Day Tour Uluwatu and Beach Dinner ( 6 Hours )Pick up at your lobby hotel, then drive to Uluwatu Temple, one of Bali,s famous temple that build at 16th century and located on the cliff of Jimbaran hills and you can see amazing sunset above the indian ocean. Kecak & Fire dance, is performed there as well. The tour Finish at Jimbaran dinner with fresh BBQ seafood Option 5 : Water Sport and Shopping ( 7 Hours )Head to the beach for a wet 'n' wild adventure like no other at Tanjung Benoa Beach, Nusa Dua. Once you get there you can chose a water sport activity as you desire to do(personal cost), like Banana Boat, Parasailing, Flying Fish, Jet Skiing, Water Skiing, Sea Walker, Diving and much more. After your exciting activities head to Bali Collection Shopping Center- the famous shopping and food centre in Nusa Dua, followed by drop off back at your hotel.