Sukawati art market is an art market that sells various arts and crafts of Balinese. You can find wood carving craft, beads, sandals, clothing, bags, paintings, and more with a cheaper price than the modern art market. This art market open hours is start from early morning at 8:00 am up to 5:00 pm. The art market has been established since the 1980s.
The art market is located in the village of Sukawati, District of Sukawati, Gianyar Regency, Bali. Visitor is suggested to come in the morning to shop at Sukawati art market. So you can get cheaper price deals, save more on souvenirs budget, and enjoy your holiday.
To haggling, visitors should look for information on the market price of the type of goods to be desired. Visitors are able to haggle up to a third of the price of goods offered by the seller.
Around the art market there are also small stalls or kiosks lined up several blocks and extending far backward the market. These kiosks also sell similar goods and you can roam with a little more freely.
Keep in mind, although the offer price is relatively cheaper, visitors need to be able to reduce a little emotion. The market condition is hot, stuffy, and sometimes the merchants hawking the goods in an aggressive way. Always remember to haggling respectfully, but if you do not interested just leave them and walk away.
In an effort to improve the art market quality of service, the local government has plans to revitalize the market. The process is ongoing. This is done to improve facilities and maintain its position in the face of business competition and the era of the Asean Economic Community (MEA).