Besakih Temple and Traditional Salt Production Tour GB9

Visit Kungkung traditional market and Kertagosa the hall of justice. Continue to Besakih Temple the biggest temple in Bali. Then we will go Sidemen Village to see great rice field. Traditional methods of salt production at Kusamba black sand beach. On the way back we stop in Goa Lawah, one of the unique temple that located in Bat cave.

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Goa Lawah or Bat Cave Temple

Goa Lawah is one of the most sacred temples in Bali, located in Pasinggahan countryside, Dawan sub district, Klungkung Regency, east part of Bali and about 1,5 hours from Denpasar Town. Built by the high priest ‘Empu Kuturan’ in 11th century. The center of the temple is built around a natural cave inhabited by thousands of bats hanging down and flying around, as well as holy python snakes. Legend has it that this cave is a dwelling place of Naga Basuki, the mythical and sacred dragon of the Mount Agung as well as the guardian of Besakih temple. (more…)