Besakih Mother Temple Tour
Barong and Keris Dance
Goa Lawah Temple
Besakih Temple is located in the plateau area which is covered by the cool atmosphere and Mount Agung as a back drop. From the top of temple building, we can see the beautiful panorama of nature from the temple area to the ocean. It is situated in cool area with the light breeze and unique temple buildings spread out in the temple complex will create the peaceful atmosphere. It is ideally for the people who did the meditation and now, the Besakih Temple is opened for tourist and it is the great place to visit in Bali.
Besakih Temple is known as the "Mother Temple of Bali" Perched on the slopes of
Mount Agung, at a lofty 1,000 meters (3,000 feet). Besakih Temple is the biggest and holiest of all the Balinese temples. Bali's mother temple stands against a stupendous mountain backdrop on the southeastern slopes of Mount Agung. Named after the Dragon God believed to inhabit the mountain, it's said to be the only temple where a Hindu of any caste can worship.
The places will be visited during this tour: Batubulan Village, Kerta Gosa Palace, Goa Lawah Bat Cave Temple, Bukit Jambul, Besakih Mother Temple.
Pick up at your hotel is at 08.30 am or based on your request.
Visit Batubulan Village
Batubulan Village is an artistic countryside in west part of Gianyar regency. The identity and image as an art village. Batubulan Village has been famous in Indonesia and all over the world which has been built based on an artistic blessing dance of Barong and Keris dance. Barong and Keris dance is daily performed at five different stages in this countryside, like Puseh Temple Stage, Tegal Tamu Stage, Den Jalan Stage, Sahadewa Stage, and Sila Budaya Stage. The fascination of this Tourism Cultural Object is from variety of quality artistic potency. Batubulan Village is covering the dance art, artistic of Karawitan, artistic of idol and article art.
Visit Kerta Gosa Palace
Kerta Gosa is an ancient building designed with Balinese architecture that is an open house as jurisdiction place where the king announce the legislation, jurisdiction, penalization etc. Kerta Gosa building is very beautiful encircled by the fishpond with tropical plantations to add the artistic value that makes this place is good places to be visited. In its building roof, it is covered by full of ancient puppets picture depicting Human life in enternity and also reward accepted.
Visit Goa Lawah Bat Cave Temple
Goa Lawah is a shrine cave where thousands of bats have a nest inside of this cave. There is big temple used by Balinese Hindu as a place to worship to the god. This temple is one of the biggest temples in Bali and the location is strategically beside of main road from Denpasar to Candidasa. The blue ocean is just apposite of this temple with the black sand Unfolding throughout the coastal.
Visit Bukit Jambul
Bukit Jambul is come from the word of Bukit that is meaning of hill and Jambul that is meaning of crest. Bukit Jambul is a beautiful place a green hill and rice terrace under it. In this plateau, we will see the beautiful valley that is encircled by the fertile tropical tree with the rice terrace as main focus. From this place, we can see the beautiful view afar with the background of hill, tropical trees and ocean. This place is good for taking lunch with good panoramic.
Lunch at local restaurant at Bukit Jambul
Visit Besakih Mother Temple
Besakih Temple is located in Agung mountainside owns very huge area with beautiful and artistic of building temple. It is the biggest Hindu temple in Bali with full of religious ambience and decorated by Bali style ornaments from the doorstep temple, holy idol made from stone, gate building joining with others to boost high etc. It owns the breathtaking view and active daily Balinese Hindu with their religious activities.
Back to your hotel
You will be returned at your hotel at about 18.00 hours.