Bali is one of beautiful island which was visited by million people in the world every year. Bali has many unique things like amazing panorama of view, Balinese delicious food, the friendly people and many more. Besid of that, Bali has many place offer grate handicraft, like Celuk Village.
Celuk Village is a famous village in Bali with the art of gold and silver crafting. Celuk Village is located at Sukawati district, Gianyar regency, Bali. To go to the Celuk Village from Ngurah Rai Airport, it takes about 1 hour. Celuk village located inside the village of another Bali jewelry craftsmen which are Batubulan, Mas village, and Batuan village.
Celuk village is known as gold and silver craftsmen village since 1976. At that time tourism in Bali began to be known by foreign tourists. Gold and silver handicrafts that produced in Celuk Village has a high quality, and can be produced in large quantities.
Almost all local citizens work as silver craftsmen. They are highly skilled in developing designs and creations related to gold and silver handicrafts. The result of gold and silver handicrafts in Celuk Village was already entered the local market, national and international. Handicrafts that have been produced included rings, bracelets, necklaces, earrings, bross and other types of jewelry. Items of gold and silver souvenirs such as sculptures, spoon, fork, also produced here and it is an export commodity.
Regarding the price offered is various and depending on the type of craft. For example a silver earring at Celuk Silver has a lowest price of Rp35.000 rupiah. There are also other handicraft items worth up to hundreds millions of rupiah.Like a train statue that made of gold or silver. Some stores sell at a not negotiable price, but there are some stores also can be negotiable. Beside of that, you can try to made the jewellery by your self. If you go to Bali, do not forget to stop into the center of gold and silver handicrafts in Celuk.