Bali – ”the island of the gods” is well known for its ancient temples and religious festivals. In order to truly experience Bali’s culture, you must take time to witness local festivals. The Bali Kites Festival is one of the most colourful events that should not be missed when in Bali. The kite festival is held across many regions in Bali such as the one in Padanggalak beach in Sanur – which is one of the popular tourist hotspots in the town. Those planning on visiting this event or similar ones and are looking for accommodation can consider staying at many an Ubud hotel such as the Alila Ubud which provides exclusive accommodation for both locals and foreigners during this festive season. The kite’s festival which is held annually from July through August comprises a series of kiting events for young and old alike. Hundreds of kite troupes and international teams from all over the world flock to these venues to fly kites in different shapes and sizes.