Things to know before visiting Ubud Monkey Forest
Condition in Monkey Forest
Ubud Monkey Forest inhabited by 200 monkeys, pertained long-tailed macaques or Macaca fascicularis inclusive group that has a wide spread. Among and amount monkeys living in this forest, there are 23 adult males, 79 adult female and 98 still baby. All monkeys in this forest consisted of three groups, living a certain area and use the certain place and certain time. However , it also happens that there are two groups in the same place and time, they will fight each other. These monkeys are believed as Gods Guard of Dalem Agung Temple. Hindu temple and the middle of the forest. There are three holy temple in the jungle monkeys, probably build in the mid 14th century, in the reign of the early dynasties Gelgel. Where Pura Dalem Agung is located in the northwest of the forest, is the most important temple. In addition, two other temples, the Temple of Bath, on the west side of this forest and Prajapati temple is located in the south-east side where the Lord Shiva (Lord Shiva), one of the temple in the village of Padang Tegal Khayangan.
Take this all the way until you get to the Sacred Monkey Forest! Once you arrive, you will see welcome sign "The Padangtegal Mandala Wisata Wanara Wana Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary" and you will start to see a monkeys.