BVF17 FAQs

BVF17 FAQs

We hear you!

Due the large volume of queries we receive in relation to the festival, we’ve put together a Q&A for the most common.

If you can’t see the answer you’re looking for, let us know at > info@baliveganfestival.com


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1When and where can I purchase tickets?
Tickets will be available for purchase at Paradiso Ubud, Earth Cafe Seminyak and selected venues in Bali one month prior to the festival and are available online now via Eventbrite here.
2I’m travelling with children – Is the festival child friendly and will I need to purchase a separate ticket for them?
Yes, the festival is absolutely child friendly! One of the biggest aims of the festival is to educate the next generation, so we will have a variety of children’s activities on offer, along with screenings and entertainment. Free entry will be permitted for children up the age of 12.
3Where does the festival take place?
The festival takes place at Paradiso Ubud and the surrounding area, which is located in central Ubud, just off the main street of Jalan Hanoman. Taksu Spa is located a few hundred meters from Paradiso and the street between them will be home to vendors and street entertainment.
Ubud is often regarded as Bali's spiritual and cultural heart. Located 37km from Denpasar's Ngurah Rai International Airport and towards to centre of the island, the area is easily accessible by taxi and takes around 1 and half hours, largely dependent on traffic.
4Where should I stay in Ubud?
Ubud is home to many hotels, homestays, Airbnb villas and luxury suites. From quaint Balinese designed joglo's to 5 star hotels complete with private swimming pools, you're guaranteed to find something within your price range in the area.

Gayatri Bungalows

http://www.gayatribungalows.com

Gayatri Bungalows is a small hotel in the centre of Ubud, which holds at its core a deep appreciation for art and beauty and is intent on uncompromisingly being true to its Balinese origins, while also providing guests with all of the comforts that they would expect during their holiday.

Special Discount for BVF guests! For 10% discount on your stay enter GayatriVegan17 when making your booking


The Purist Villas

http://thepuristvillas.com

Discover The Purist Villas and Spa, an Indonesian resort of relaxation near the heart of Ubud, Bali’s spiritual and artistic homeland. Comprised of 17 uniquely styled and tastefully appointed Bali luxury villas, The Purist Villas offers a perfectly designed luxury hotel atmosphere and a deep sense of tranquility.


Plataran Ubud

https://www.plataran.com/hotels-resorts/ubud

Overlooking rice paddies, this tranquil hotel off the Jalan Hanoman shopping street is a 10-minute walk from the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary.


The Samara

http://www.thesamara.com

The Samara Villas are completely surrounded by ricefields, which are unfortunately no longer visible in Ubud's city center. Ideally located in the middle of lush green rice fields surrounding the property on all sides, The Samara is a small and peaceful corner of Paradise located in the center of Bali - the Island of the Gods.


MaxOne Ubud

http://www.maxoneubud.com

MaxOneHotels.com is a brand new hotel with 66 rooms. A combination of modern architecture with pop art culture references, it is a popular choice amongst travelers in Ubud who are looking to explore or relax. MaxOneHotels.com at Ubud enjoys a commanding position at just 800 meters to Monkey Forest, 5 minutes to Ubud Market and 60 minutes to Ngurah Rai Airport.

5When will the program be announced?
The 2017 Bali Vegan Festival Program will be announced in the days before the festival, however please check our social media accounts for updates on our confirmed speakers, workshops, activities and performers.
6Is the event fully vegan?
Yes, all of the products and produce that will be sold and consumed in the festival grounds will be fully vegan. Down to Earth/Earth Café which is adjacent to Paradiso last year announced that they were removing honey from their menus, so all produce sold here is now 100% vegan. We will also be vetting our vendors to ensure no animal products, including leather and beeswax will be sold.
7Will alcohol be available?
Yes, alcohol will be available at the restaurant of both venues, Earth Café and Taksu as well as specialist vendors.
8Will there be refillable water stations?
Yes, water will be available free of charge around the venues. Please bring a refillable water bottle and ask our staff and volunteers.
9Can I volunteer?
Yes! We are always looking for like-minded helpers to assist with the various festival tasks. We ensure our volunteers are well-fed on delicious vegan food and also get a chance to experience the festival. For more information please contact: volunteers@baliveganfestival.com
10How do I get to the festival if I'm staying outside Ubud?
Ubud is easily accessible from most centres in Bali, by either taxi, private driver or scooter. We will also have dedicated shuttle buses running from Seminyak and Canggu to the festival grounds, depending on interest. If this is something you would like to take advantage of please contact us on: info@baliveganfestival.com
 

We hear you!

Due the large volume of queries we receive in relation to the festival, we’ve put together a Q&A for the most common.

If you can’t see the answer you’re looking for, let us know at > info@baliveganfestival.com


Looking for flights to Bali?

Our travel partner Hitlist has you covered. Download the app to save on flights! > Click here!


Hitlist
1When and where can I purchase tickets?
Tickets will be available for purchase at Paradiso Ubud, Earth Cafe Seminyak and selected venues in Bali one month prior to the festival and are available online now via Eventbrite here.
2I’m travelling with children – Is the festival child friendly and will I need to purchase a separate ticket for them?
Yes, the festival is absolutely child friendly! One of the biggest aims of the festival is to educate the next generation, so we will have a variety of children’s activities on offer, along with screenings and entertainment. Free entry will be permitted for children up the age of 12.
3Where does the festival take place?
The festival takes place at Paradiso Ubud and the surrounding area, which is located in central Ubud, just off the main street of Jalan Hanoman. Taksu Spa is located a few hundred meters from Paradiso and the street between them will be home to vendors and street entertainment.
Ubud is often regarded as Bali's spiritual and cultural heart. Located 37km from Denpasar's Ngurah Rai International Airport and towards to centre of the island, the area is easily accessible by taxi and takes around 1 and half hours, largely dependent on traffic.
4Where should I stay in Ubud?
Ubud is home to many hotels, homestays, Airbnb villas and luxury suites. From quaint Balinese designed joglo's to 5 star hotels complete with private swimming pools, you're guaranteed to find something within your price range in the area.

Gayatri Bungalows

http://www.gayatribungalows.com

Gayatri Bungalows is a small hotel in the centre of Ubud, which holds at its core a deep appreciation for art and beauty and is intent on uncompromisingly being true to its Balinese origins, while also providing guests with all of the comforts that they would expect during their holiday.

Special Discount for BVF guests! For 10% discount on your stay enter GayatriVegan17 when making your booking


The Purist Villas

http://thepuristvillas.com

Discover The Purist Villas and Spa, an Indonesian resort of relaxation near the heart of Ubud, Bali’s spiritual and artistic homeland. Comprised of 17 uniquely styled and tastefully appointed Bali luxury villas, The Purist Villas offers a perfectly designed luxury hotel atmosphere and a deep sense of tranquility.


Plataran Ubud

https://www.plataran.com/hotels-resorts/ubud

Overlooking rice paddies, this tranquil hotel off the Jalan Hanoman shopping street is a 10-minute walk from the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary.


The Samara

http://www.thesamara.com

The Samara Villas are completely surrounded by ricefields, which are unfortunately no longer visible in Ubud's city center. Ideally located in the middle of lush green rice fields surrounding the property on all sides, The Samara is a small and peaceful corner of Paradise located in the center of Bali - the Island of the Gods. MaxOne Ubud

http://www.maxoneubud.com

MaxOneHotels.com is a brand new hotel with 66 rooms. A combination of modern architecture with pop art culture references, it is a popular choice amongst travelers in Ubud who are looking to explore or relax. MaxOneHotels.com at Ubud enjoys a commanding position at just 800 meters to Monkey Forest, 5 minutes to Ubud Market and 60 minutes to Ngurah Rai Airport.

5When will the program be announced?
The 2017 Bali Vegan Festival Program will be announced in the days before the festival, however please check our social media accounts for updates on our confirmed speakers, workshops, activities and performers.
6Is the event fully vegan?
Yes, all of the products and produce that will be sold and consumed in the festival grounds will be fully vegan. Down to Earth/Earth Café which is adjacent to Paradiso last year announced that they were removing honey from their menus, so all produce sold here is now 100% vegan. We will also be vetting our vendors to ensure no animal products, including leather and beeswax will be sold.
7Will alcohol be available?
Yes, alcohol will be available at the restaurant of both venues, Earth Café and Taksu as well as specialist vendors.
8Will there be refillable water stations?
Yes, water will be available free of charge around the venues. Please bring a refillable water bottle and ask our staff and volunteers.
9Can I volunteer?
Yes! We are always looking for like-minded helpers to assist with the various festival tasks. We ensure our volunteers are well-fed on delicious vegan food and also get a chance to experience the festival. For more information please contact: volunteers@baliveganfestival.com
10How do I get to the festival if I'm staying outside Ubud?
Ubud is easily accessible from most centres in Bali, by either taxi, private driver or scooter. We will also have dedicated shuttle buses running from Seminyak and Canggu to the festival grounds, depending on interest. If this is something you would like to take advantage of please contact us on: info@baliveganfestival.com