Ubud is a town and a famous tourist destination on the Indonesian island of Bali in Ubud District. The city is located in the central foothills of the Gianyar regency amongst rice paddies and steep ravines. Promoted as an arts and culture center, it has developed a large tourism industry. This town is home to one of Bali's royal families and you can visit the majestic palace in the center of town. Ubud is also known as a crafts center. The city was initially an important source of medicinal plants and plants. The name Ubud comes from the Indonesian word ubad, which means medicine. Ubud has a population of about 30,000 people. It can be difficult for visitors to distinguish the town itself from the 13 villages that surround it. Many tourists settle there as an anchor to be able to visit the entire region. The area surrounding the town is made up of small farms, rice paddies, and dense forest.