Garuda Wisnu Kencana - Badung
Garuda Wisnu Kencana, abbreviated GWK, is a tourist park in the southern part of the island of Bali. This park is located in cape Nusa Dua, Badung Regency, about 40 kilometers south of Denpasar, the provincial capital of Bali. In this culture garden area planned to set up a landmark or mascot of Bali, which is a giant statue of Vishnu who is riding his mount, Garuda, as high as 12 meters.
Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park is located at an altitude of 146 meters above ground level or 263 feet above sea level.
The statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana is made by famous sculptor Bali, I Nyoman Nuarta. This monument was developed as a park of culture and became an icon for tourism in Bali and Indonesia.