This well-known tourist attraction is located in the Tampak Siring area. Close to Tirta Empul Temple, Tampak Siring. There are reliefs carved on the hill at this tourist attraction. In the form of a temple as a relic, which was found in this area.
Gunung Kawi Temple is located on the Pakerisan River in Penaka, Tampaksiring Village, Tampaksiring District, Gianyar Regency, Bali. Approximately 1 hour's drive from Denpasar city.
While in this place, you will find a beautiful and cool atmosphere. The view is perfect with the surrounding rice fields. And from a distance, Mount Agung is so majestic. You can see a river with very clear water.
Mount Agung in a distance.
You will pass 315 steps made of solid stone to get to Gunung Kawi Temple. You will also find several shops along the path. They sell food, drinks, and souvenirs. Before you enter the temple, they will let you wear a sarong, which is available at the ticket counter for free.
The Gunung Kawi Temple site is divided into two groups and has a bathing pool and shower. In the eastern part of the river, there are five temples. Sculpted on the rock wall, it forms a temple carving with an arch frame. The function of the arch frame is to prevent erosion that can damage the temple sculptures.
In the western part of the river, there are four temples. Looking natural, Gunung Kawi Temple is filled with moss and green grass. There is a hermitage room as a place of meditation.
This place has become an archaeological site protected by the government. In addition, it is used by local residents as a place of worship for Hinduism or temples. The origin of the name Gunung Kawi Temple is GUNUNG, which means mountain, and KAWI, which means sculpture. And according to the circumstances of the temple, it was made of rock cliffs in the mountains by being carved.
Beautiful scenery of Gunung Kawi Temple Tampak Siring.
The Gunung Kawi temple site was discovered by Dutch researchers in 1920. Research was carried out on this temple site. From the writings in the carvings of Gunung Kawi Temple. Finally, it is known that the temple was built during the reign of the Kingdom of Bali. During the reign of King Udayana until the reign of his son, named Anak Wungsu, in the 11th century.
Visiting this natural tourist attraction, will make you admire the creativity of the previous Balinese people. So is the beauty of the sculptures and the natural surroundings. Schedule your visit to Gunung Kawi Temple.
The Public Facilities that available in Gunung Kawi Temple Bali :
- There are few stalls to have local food, snack, and drink around the area of Gunung Kawi Temple
- Public Toilet
- Souvenir Shop
- Clothing Shop
- Car Park
Gunung Kawi Temple Entrance Fee and Ticket 2023 :
- Gunung Kawi Temple Donation for Adult is IDR 50,000
- Gunung Kawi Temple Donation for Children is IDR 25,000
Candi Gunung Kawi Bali Opening Hours :
Open Every Day start from 08.00 am to 05.00 pm
Closed on Nyepi Day (Silence Day / Seclusion Day)
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Location and Address of Gunung Kawi Temple Bali :
Br. Penaka, Tampaksiring, Kec. Tampaksiring, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80552
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Gunung Kawi Temple Bali Nearby & Direction :
- Ngurah Rai Airport : 1 hr 31 min (52.6 km) via Jl. Bypass Ngurah Rai
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Gunung Kawi view
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What you should bring for Gunung Kawi Trip activity :
- Payment (Cash, Voucher, Credit Card)
- Shorts or Casual Wear
- Sport shoes/sandals
- Hat & sunscreen recommended
- Camera or Video Recorder to save your memorable moment.
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Comfort and safety during travel are two very important things before deciding traveling to a place. Here are some tips that can help you survive during the journey to the destination:
- Avoid showing off valuable things
- Do not solitude or being alone
- Save important documents & belongings
- Bring supplies as needed
- Keep food consumption and use mineral water
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