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TOP 10  temples in Bali

Tanah Lot Temple. The spectacular Tanah Lot is possibly the best known and most photographed temple on Bali. The tourist crowed here are phenomenal, especially at sunset, and the commercial hype is terrible. Tanah Lot sunset tours are heavily promoted in all tourist areas. The temple perched on a little rocky islet, look superb whether delicately lit by the dawn light or starkly outlined at sunset

The Mother Temple Besakih

Perched nearly 1000 m up the side of Gunung Agung is Bali’s most important temple, Pura Besakih. In fact it is an extensive complex of some 23 separate but related temples, with the largest and most important being Pura Penataran Agung. It is most enjoyable during one of the frequent festival, when thousands of gorgeously dressed devotees turn up with beautifully arranged offerings. The panoramic view and the mountain backdrop are impressive too.

Ulun Danu Temple

It’s very picturesque, with a large banyan tree at the entrance, attractive gardens and one courtyard isolated on a tiny island in the lake. The temple is dedicated to the goddess of the lakes to ensure the supply of water for the agricultures. Ulun Danu has classical Hindhu thatched-roof merus (multi-roofed shrine) and an adjoining Buddhist stupa

Tirta Gangga Temple


Tirtagangga royal watergarden is composed mainly by water, plants and sculptures. It is situated in the middle of rice fields around the natural springs of Rejasa, approximately 7 km. (5 miles) north of Amlapura, the main town of east Bali, Indonesia. Tirtagangga is a well-known cultural object of Bali. It belongs to the royal family of Karangasem.

Tirta Empul Temple



The name "Tirta Empul" signifies a crystal clear stream which is used as the holy water for various religious ceremony. Inside the inner sanctum, there are a number of bathing pools for the Hindus. There is also a huge open-air complex in the courtyard where anyway could take a seat and do nothing. People believe that the holy water can wash out our sin and bad karma




Gunung Kawi Temple

Gunung Kawi is a Hindu Temple complex with old omission from the stone era. The name of Gunung Kawi is the name given on the omission which is related to the complex of temples because the temple on this area is like the symbol from the mount.

Gunung Kawi is founded on 10 century.

Taman Ayun Temple



Taman Ayun Temple  is set on the land which is surrounded by the big fish pond and look like a drift on the water. It owns the beautiful temple building with multistoried roof and Balinese Architecture. The wide beautiful landscape garden in front courtyard to welcome all visitors who come and visit this temple.



Uluwatu Temple


It is situated on the coral reef sordid to sea about 80 meters above the sea level. It is featured by a small dry forest which is mostly called by Alas Kekeran (interdict forest) which is belong to the temple and dwelt by a lot of monkeys and other animal. Name of Uluwatu was come from the word Ulu meaning the head and Watu meaning stone. Therefore Uluwatu Temple mean the temple built in tip of coral reef.

Gua Lawah

This cave is located in Pasinggahan countryside, Dawan sub district, Klungkung Regency, east part of Bali and about 1,5 hours from Denpasar Town. There is a nature cave dwelt by thousands of tail bat located at north side from Jeroan/center of Gua Lawah Temple . Meanwhile the main road from Klungkung to Amlapura is just in front of the temple. This cave is apposite to the beautiful beach with black sand along the coastal area.

Gua Gajah Temple

This cave is built at crevasse edge from the federation of 2 rills that is called Pangkung River , where the irrigation is mixed with Petanu River flow. It owns the magical energy on the basis of Rwabineda Concept/two different matters on this basic concept hence Gua Gajah (Elephant Cave) is intentionally built among two rivers.


1. WHITE WATER RAFTING, Sliding down the stream of Ayung River. The action starts when you launch into an 8 km river stretch, navigated by a professional river guide. The river stretch trough a wild unspoiled rainforest, towering gorges and magnificent rice paddy terraces. Find waterfalls and have a sensational massage shower under it. The activity is also safe for children from 10 years old. The activity start with the price from USD 30 - USD 35 / pax, include transport from and to hotel, lunch, rafting equipment and insurance .

2. ELEPHANT RIDING, Get up close and personal with these incredible animals in a beautiful tropical park setting. Elephants can be seen immersing themselves in the park lake, in between riding, painting or other activities. Hand feed them, touch them, take photos with them, then learn more about the elephants ancestry and diversity. The experience of sitting high a top an elephant in a teak wood chair, through the cool jungle, is an experience you'll never forget. The tour includes air-conditioned hotel transfer, park admission, safari ride, buffet lunch and insurance all in one complete package. Don't miss this great value tour, offered from USD 52 for children (under 12 years old), USD 75 for adult, and USD 240 for family package (2 Adult + 2 children)


3. SEA WALKER, Experience to step on the bottom of a sea. Interact with underworld fishes and living coral in a sea warm by the sun. It is the only one activity in Bali and Indonesia.
No need a special technique like diving, every body can do. It is totally safe and exiting experience. It cost you only USD 70 for adult and USD 60 for children

4. DIVING, a sensational experience to explore the beautiful underwater where we can see fantastic panorama of coral and colorful fishes, LIVE ! Bali has many choises of diving venue which have been famous in all over the world like TULAMBEN & AMED. Discover the World War II USS Liberty Shipwreck that had been turn into a Giant Live Coral, Home for tropical fishes. The price for this life time experience is start from USD 75

5. TREKKING, Explore the Bali nature which is still original with the surrounding friendly society life and pass through the beautiful nature. You can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful flora and fauna of Bali island. The dense forest is the home of many kinds of birds and other fauna, which live harmoniously in their habitat. It gives you an amazing experience for a great land adventure. An exciting jungle trekking cost you only USD 50 for Adult and USD 45 for children

6. FISHING, Sail on the Indian Ocean with speed boat to fish. Indonesia is maritime island and Bali is the only one part of best fishing venue to catch big fishes from the sea. You will do like professional fisherman and catch the fish as big as you can from the Bali Ocean. Check this out : a Trolling Fishing is only 114 / pax

7. GOLF, With the international Bali Golf Course and beautiful of landscape will be your value interest to play the golf that is served in three several gold club in Bali Island. Get your ready to join the game and served by the professional staff and caddy will complete your lovely holiday in the Paradise Island of Bali

8. ROMANTIC SUNSET DINNER, Whether you are a couple, with family or even if you are a single,
Having dinner at Jimbaran bay could be a romantic moment. Especially when the sun set slowly down the horizon, take a deep breath of fresh ocean breeze while the seagull flying around. It would be a precious moment to remember. A package dinner for a couple start from USD 75


9. SPA & MASSAGE, After spending a day exploring the beautiful of Bali, and your body need to relax . Why don’t you try a unique Balinese spa and massage. Your body will refresh with aroma teraphy
Have a full refreshment with price start from USD 35 for an hour

10. SHOPPING, Last but not least is shopping activity. You can find so many souvenirs to take home with at any art market. It’s an art of bargaining in most traditional market. You should pay more attention of low quality stuff, hard bargaining and lot-of-talk seller Some art shop will give you a guaranted satisfaction but it cost you more