Lempuyang temple tour is a tour where main gate of the temple to be main object with the Mount Agung as backdrop. Lempuyang temple is a public hindu temple located in east Bali in the middle level of Belibis hill.
Lempuyang Temple Tour will be visiting Kusamba Village ( Salt Maker ), then tour continue to visiting Goa Lawah Temple (Bat Cave Temple) then to visiting Tirta Gangga, then visiting Lempuyang luhur temple to see gate of the heaven and then visiting Taman Ujung (Water palace)
Kusamba Village ( Salt Maker )
Kusamba Beach is one of the most famous Bali Places of Interest located in Kusamba Village, Dawan District, Klungkung Regency. This beach is approximately 7 km eastern of Semarapura Town, the capital of Klungkung. If you want to visit this beach you will need around 60 minute drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport, or take around 29 km route. This beach own the marvelous view with the splashing wave from the ocean and it is surrounded the tropical atmosphere with soft sea breeze.
Kusamba Beach is surely amazing with shiny black sand and beautiful panorama also completed with natural and peaceful ambience. You will be able to see colorful boats decorating the beach line which are the property of the people from a fisherman village around here. This beach is quite popular for its persistent fishermen and its traditional sea salt farming. The fishermen and salt farmers here are still sticking to their inherited tradition for catching fish and creating salt.
Goa Lawah Temple (Bat Cave Temple)
Goa Lawah is one of Bali’s most important temples. It features a complex built around a cave opening that is inhabited by hordes of bats, and its name translates to ‘Bat Cave’. This temple was established in the 11th century by Mpu Kuturan, one of early priests who laid the foundations of Hinduism on the island. Goa Lawah is located in the village of Pesinggahan, Dawan district, bordering the Klungkung and Karangasem regencies. This landmark is one of the first stops on tours to Candidasa and further eastern regions within the Karangasem regency.
Tirta Gangga ( Water Garden )
Tirta Gangga literally means water from the Ganges and it is a site of some reverence for the Hindu Balinese.Strictly, the name refers to the water palace built in 1948 by the Raja of Karangasem, Anak Agung Agung Anglurah Ketut Karangasem. It is, however, the name widely used to refer to the general area which includes the water palace and the lush rural areas around. Tirta Gangga water palace is a maze of pools and fountains surrounded by a lush garden and stone carvings and statues.
Lempuyang Luhur Temple ( Gate of Heaven)
Lempuyang Temple is a sacred temple which is located on the top of Belibis Hill, northeast of Mount Agung, in Karangasem regency. Lempuyang is one of the six major Temple in Bali besides Andakasa Temple, Uluwatu Temple, Watukaru Temple, Ulun Danu Batur Temple and Besakih Temple. In Balinese cosmogony, Lempuyang Luhur is considered temple of the East, the abode of god Iswara, keeper of the peace. The meaning of the word “lempuyang” which serves as the name of this sacred temple has long been a subject of dispute.
Some said the word “lempuyang” is derive take from the word “lampu” (light) and “hyang” (God), the word “lempuyang” means the “Light of God”. Some say the word “lempuyang” means a kitchen seasoning that can be used for some traditional medicine. And other said that the word “lempuyang” is derived from the word “emong or empu” that means “guardian”.
Compare to other six major temple of Bali, Lempuyang Luhur is quite small and has only few shrines which are a padmasana or the shrine of God, two shrines which are similar to padmasana and share single foundation, dedicated to Hyang Gnijaya.
Taman Ujung ( Water Palace )
Taman Ujung Water Palace is a former palace of Karangasem empire, located in the village of Seraya in Karangasem regency, also known as a Taman Ujung Soekasada. It is located approximately 5 kilometres from Amlapura, and 80 kilometres from Denpasar aiport. In the Dutch East Indies era, this place known by the name Waterpaleis. The palace three large pools. In the middle of the pool, there is the main building named Gili Bale, connected to the edge of the pool by bridge.
Ujung Water Palace consists of various large pools and historic structures set against a backdrop of Mount Agung and the eastern shoreline. Set over around 10 hectares of land and consists of a myriad of vast pools built alongside structures that depict the rich history of the island. Mount Agung stands majestically in the background, while the eastern shoreline completes the picture of the amazing palace.
Visitors will be awed by the splendour of the palace as the palace has undergone renovations following the volcanic eruption from the nearby Mount Agung in 1963. Over the years, these renovations have made the palace a popular tourist attraction, drawing both indigenous locals and foreign visitors.
Tour Package : Lempuyang Luhur Temple Tour
Tour Duration : 8 – 10 hours ( Full Day )
Tour Intenery :
- Kusamba Village (Salt Maker)
- Goa Lawah Temple (Bat Cave Temple)
- Tirta Gangga (Water Garden)
- Lempuyang Luhur Temple
- Taman Ujung (Water Palace)
Tour Price : Please contact our tour operator to get the best offer
Vehicle Capasity : Maximum 5 – 6 person
Pick up Location : Canggu, Seminyak, Legian, Denpasar, Sanur, Pecatu, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, Ubud, Kuta, Benoa Harbor, Airport.
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- English Speaking Driver
- Parking Fees
- Mineral Water
- Free WIFI
- Government Tax 20%
Price NOT Included
- Entrance Fees
- Personal Expenses (shopping, etc)
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