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Gunung Kawi Temple

The majority of Bali population are Hinduism. It is characterized by almost every corner of the island stand Hindu’s place of worship. At certain place stood a greater worship place and at any given time the great temple will be filled  Hindus to pray.

There are some great temples which allowed tourists to visit. Of course, there are certain requirements that the visitors must follow. For the example, prohibited for women who are on their period to coming in to sign pretenses or using certain fabrics to be entered.

There are some great temple which are very familiar to the visitors such as; Besakih temple on Gunung Agung mountain, Tanah Lot temple, Tirta Empul temple, Uluwatu temple, Ulun Danu temple, Goa Lawah temple and Gunung Kawi temple.

Gunung Kawi is an archaeological site in the form of the temple were carved on the walls of the rock cliff Pakerisan River, very lovely and beautiful. The road leading to it was also passed-terraced rice terraces population is very pretty, especially when the yellow rice season, absolutely breathtaking like a paradise.

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Gunung Kawi Temple

Historically, Pura Gunung Kawi Tampaksiring is sthana / shrine king Bali named Anak Wungsu. Anak Wungsu is the son of King Udayana.

Told by his queen King Udayana Gunapriya Dharmapattni had three sons namely Airlangga, Marakata and Anak Wungsu. Airlangga as the eldest son eventually became King of Kediri in East Java, while Marakata and Anak Wungsu forward throne of King Udayana in Bali.

After King Udayana died, the throne was replaced by Marakata in the year 1025 , then after Marakata throne succeeded by his brother’s death the Anak Wungsu (1049 to 1080). These Kings are death in Temple Gunung Kawi Tampaksiring.

On the wall of the temple found Kwadrat Kediri writing that reads “Haji Lumah Ing jalu” which means “king in Jalu”. While the second temple are the words “Nak Rwa ira” which means “his two sons”. It can be concluded that the largest temple is Stana Udayana, and the second temple is Stana from his sons.

In the inscription Tengkulak to the year 945 Saka (1023), which was made during the reign of Sri Haji Paduka Cri Dharmawangsa Marakata Pangkaja Stanattunggadewa, tells about the state of the Hermitage (Kantyangan) Amarawati located around Pakerisan River, which is referred to in the tablets was the temple area of Gunung Kawi the Tampaksiring.

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Besides, as a place of worship for the ancestors, Gunung Kawi Temple, the center of spiritual and religious training.

On the South side there Campuhan Gunung Kawi which is a meeting between two streams namely Pakerisan River and Moon River. In accordance with the Hindu community trust, this place is believed to be the self-purification.

Watershed Pakerisan in Gunung Kawi Tampaksiring
Until now, people still believe in and take advantage of holy water / Pura Tirta contained in Gunung Kawi for the purposes of religious ceremonies.

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One Day in Ubud

One day in Ubud and discover the best selective spots around the village. Ubud is one of the most favorite tourism object in the island. Visitors are easily to find number of unique handmade craft on street shops and art market. Besides, Ubud is blessed by a very beautiful iconic landscapes, terraced rice paddies, waterfall, ancient holy sites include the Tirta Empul Temple complex, intricately carved Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave).

 Following are the spots that you might consider to visit in Ubud.

Watching Barong dance show in Batu Bulan

The show has a magical story about fighting of Rangda as an evil character and Barong. Barong is a lion creature, king of the spirits, leader of the hosts of good in the mythology of Bali. On the contrary, Rangda is an enemy of Barong, a demon queen and mother of all spirit guarders. As a magical show, you will be amazed at the magical scene.

Visit Celuk Village for traditional Gold and Silver Smith

A unique of this place is almost all the villagers has an art soul to develop the creative design and variety of products related to the gold and silver.

Visit Tegenungan Waterfall

A huge, gushing waterfall nestled in a green, green valley in Tegenungan Village by driving about 15 minutes’ south of Ubud.

Visit Bali Swing and Luwak Coffee Plantation

Trying new swing spot in ubud and enjoy luwak coffee, the most expensive coffee in the world. Get the benefit by searching the process of luwak plantation coffee.

Visit Tegalalang Rice Terrace

Visit amazing rice terrace at Tegalalang village, just right on the edge of the road to kintamani.

Visit Ubud Monkey Forest

Visit Ubud Monkey Forest, a small forest lies in the center of Ubud village with hundreds of monkey roaming around the forest.

UBUD TOUR AND ITINERARY

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Tegenungan Waterfall

Top 5 must visit places in Bali

More than 4 million visitors from over the world  are visited Bali in a year. Bali is still the main choice of foreign tourists for holiday in Indonesia. It is reflected in the number of foreign tourist arrivals through Ngurah Rai Airport in Denpasar. Most of the tourist are visit Bali for enjoying “the island of Gods” beauty culture, nature and many more tourist destination center.

While some areas in Bali have suffered from over-commercialism in recent years, there are still places to visit in Bali that appear untouched by time. Known as the Island of the Gods, Bali’s culture is dominated by a unique form of Hinduism that’s evident in every aspect of Balinese life, from the temples that ornament every corner of the island to the daily offerings found in every home.

Following are 5 selective places that must to be visit in Bali.

5. Kuta Beach

Bali Kuta Beach

Located on the southern point of the island in the village of Kelurahan Kuta, the long, broad stretch of sand one of the best-maintained and most scenic beaches on the island. Known for its active nightlife, the southern section of the beach is usually crowded, day or night. A short stroll to the north end of the beach, however, offers visitors a quiet sense of solitude.

4. Pura Besakih

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Pura Besakih

Located on the slopes of Gunung Agung, Bali’s highest mountain, Pura Besakih is considered the most important of the “kayangan jagat,” the nine directional temples built to protect the island from evil. The temple was named after the dragon god that believers say lives within the depths of the mountain. The temple complex includes more than 28 structures built on seven ascending terraces. Participating in an organized tour is the best way to view the site as the self-designated guides on site can be aggressively demanding.

3. Seminyak

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Seminyak

Located on the southwestern coast of Bali, Seminyak is a small town that has been encompassed by the city of Kuta’s expansive growth. Despite its proximity to Kuta, Seminyak is one of the island’s most exclusive vacation destinations. From its high-end boutiques and five-star restaurants to its luxury hotels and spas, the city attract attracts well-heeled travelers from around the world.

2. Pura Tanah Lot

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Tanah lot Temple

Situated on a large rock, Pura Tanah lot is one of the most famous Hindu temples in Bali. It has been a part of Balinese mythology for centuries. The temple is one of 7 sea temples, each within eyesight of the next, to form a chain along the south-western coast of Bali. Tanah Lot is one of the most popular places to visit in Bali and the whole area can be very busy, especially in the late afternoons and before sunset.

1. Ubud

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Ubud

Perched among the terraced rice fields that climb up the foothills of Bali’s central mountains, Ubud is considered the island’s cultural heart. Ubud is home to the island’s most important museums, including the Neka Art Museum with its expansive collection of Balinese paintings. There are dance and music performances every day throughout the city as well as numerous art galleries and craft shops to explore.

Five Best Bali’s Treasures

Bali is endowed with a range of magical charms that work to make the island a popular lure for millions of people from around the world. Uniquely appreciated for its art, culture and the traditional friendly approach of its people. Bali also offers stunning vistas, an endless collection of explorative excursion possibilities and the whole gambit of accommodating places to stay from luxury beach side resorts to peaceful hotels set in sublime natural surrounds. There is always something more to see and do here. The popular tourist centers offer modern facilities and expedient gateways to the charm and beauty of the island’s hinterland.

  • Culture
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Barong Dance

Bali’s rich and unique culture encompasses religion, tradition and art. One of the most emblematic aspects of Balinese culture is the phenomenon of its traditional dances. Balinese dances are dynamic, angular and intensely expressive, each with their own signature body movements. One of the favorite tourist spot is in Ubud is Ubud Art Center

  • Beach
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Dreamland Beach

The beach is of course one of the big attractions Bali has to offer its visitors. There are a great many beaches here from the well known Kuta Beach to the many smaller and less crowded beaches tucked away in attractive coves that are to be found around the island. The quiet beach is what the traveler looking to at least have a sunbath.

  • Temples
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Ulun Danu Bratan Temple

Bali is also known as the island of thousand temples. Visiting some of the more iconic temples in Bali one can capture a sense of the tradition, history and dedication the Balinese Hindus have for their culture. Pura Besakih (The holiest of all temples in Bali), Pura Ulun Danu Bratan, Pura Tanah Lot, Tirta Empul, are some of the temples that draw large numbers of visitors.

  •  Diving Spots
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Amed Coral Diving Spot

As a reefed island, Bali is blessed with a number of attractive Bali Diving Spots around its shores and nearby islands. All are easily accessible by road or short boat trips. Some of the islands best spots are Amed, Tulamben and Menjangan. A healthy range of corals, fish and other marine life present yet another aspect to the myriad of excursion choices on Bali.

  • Spectacular Sunsets
Uluwatu Sunset
Uluwatu Sunset

It is true that great sunsets are available around the world but here on Bali from Western facing beaches or higher elevated positions with sea view, some of the most magnificent anywhere are to be enjoyed. Striking colors precede depending hues of red as the sunsets behind its horizon. This sky coming with the island’s gentle tropical evening environment must put Bali on top of the world’s list of sunset viewing spots.

Water Sport Package 7

Package 7 offering you the best selective water sport activities in Tanjung Benoa. This package includes: Open sea walker, Tubing and Flying fish. Package price only $ 55 per person. Other benefit of this package include free return transport to selective are such as Sanur, Kuta, Seminyak and Nusa dua.

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Water Sport Package 8

We have designed for you the best package for water sport in Tanjung Benoa. Package include Parasailing, Banana Boat, Jet ski and 2x Dive. Package 8 cost at $75 per person. This package is valid for booking direct and price is nett include all taxes. Other benefit for package 8 include return transport to selective area such as Kuta, sanur, Nusa dua and Seminyak.

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Water Sport Package 6

Package 6 offer you with the special selective water activities in Tanjung Benoa, Bali. Cost only $ 55 per person and you will get Banana boat, Jet ski Open sea walker and transport to your hotel in Nusa Dua, kuta, Seminyak and Sanur.

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Water Sport Package 5

As central of water sport activities in Tanjung Benoa, we have design for you the best package with special price. We offer the package include transport to your hotel in Nusa dua, Seminyak, Kuta and Sanur area. Our water sport package 5 including 1 x dive, Flying Fish and Donut tubing. The package 5 price at $ 50 per person. Book in advance and get the other benefit.

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Water Sport Package 4

Water sport package 4 offering the best selective water activities in Nusa dua. Valid for booking direct with us, the benefit of this package is including 1x Dive, Jet ski, Banana boat and transport to selective area such as Nusa dua, Kuta, sanur and Seminyak. You are able to do last minute booking via our whattapp at +62 81 337 775 958. The package price at $ 50 per person.

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Water Sport Package 3

Package including Jet ski, Flying fish, Banana Boat, Parasailing available in special price only $ 45 per person. This price is valid for booking direct with us. This package 3 also include transport to Kuta, Seminyak, Sanur and Nusa dua. Book in advance and get other selective benefit.

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