BALI LANDSCAPE TOUR ITINERARY
First of all we will bring you to visit Tanah Lot Temple, The temple perched on a little rocky islet. This temple was built in 16th century by the Javanese priest Danghyang Nirartha who built many temples near the sea around the island such as Rambut Siwi Temple in west of Bali, Pulaki Temple and Ponjok Batu Temple in North of Bali. In western side there are small temple built one of the temple in the top rock with hole it’s Batu Bolong Temple, Batu means Rock and Bolong means hole.
After visiting Tanah Lot Temple we drive a little bit west through Tabanan town the street to Penebel we will stop at Wanasari Village to see the colony of butterfly. The Butterfly Park collected many kinds of butterfly import from Java, Sumatra, Sulawesi, Borneo and Irian Jaya. They do sell some souvenir from butterfly.
The next stop at Batukaru Temple, drive to north passed the Penebel Village we will arrive in Batukaru Temple, the temple located in Wongaya Gede Village. This temple is one of the important temples in Bali for western direction. The temple dedicated to the god of Mahadewa. Surrounding of the temple is forest with feacefull and very quiet as the temple lied in slope of Batukaru Mount. The temple has some Meru, the Meru is symbol of the mountain, and eastern side built holy spring temple (Beji) and small moat with some small fish.
Jatiluwih Rice Terraces, drive from Batukaru to Jatiluwih Village the most interesting places will see such as very beautifull of rice terraces, coffee plantation, durian trees, cacao, bamboo, avocado and etc. Jatiluwih Village has beautiful and wide of rice terraces and the best rice terraces in Bali Island. After harvest season you may see the farmer floughing the field with cow or buffalo, they still use traditional equipment to manage theirs land
Taman Ayun Temple in Mengwi will be as our last goal, huge state temple of Mengwi Kingdom surrounded by a wide moat, the temple built in 1634. Outside yard with open grassy expanse and meeting hall for held the meeting, dance performance and sometime cockfighting. In the Middle of yard built high wood bell (Kulkul), outside yard to the middle yard separate by open gate and from middle of yard to inner courtyard separate by close gate. Inner courtyard has a lot of multitier shrines (Meru), from first until the highest one the visitor allowed to see the inner courtyard from outside only.
The Price is USD 75/CAR (Participant 1 – 4 persons)
The Price includes:
– Car with AC
– Driver (They speak English, Germany, Spanish, France)
– Cool Drink