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Besakih Temple, Rendang


Largest temple or Mother temple on the island of the Gods (Bali)...

Pura Besakih is building for the sanctity of human beings and Hinduism in particular, Besakih meaningful philosophical on early entry of Hindu religion in Bali. Every year during the full moon big ceremony is held with great celebration for 1 month at this temple.
The development of Besakih on the slopes of Mount Agung is a place of worship and ritual for god, because based on confidence in Bali and Hindus in particular as at the summit of Mount Agung are Palace of the Gods.
Besakih complex consists of 1 Main Temple (Penataran Besakih) and 18 Pura Companion Temple (1 Pura Basukian and 17 Others). In Pura Basukian, in this area the first time it receives a revelation of God by Hyang Rishi Markendya, the forerunner of Hindu Dharma Religion is now in Bali, as its center. 
Besakih Temple is the center of the ceremony in Bali. While the largest temple in the complex area called Penataran, there are three statues in Penataran symbol of God's nature Tri Murti namely: Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva, which is the symbol of the Creator God, Preserver God and Fuser / Reincarnation God.
As a general overview of the story, Besakih Temple is built by concept of the cosmos balance, both horizontally and vertically between the bottom and the nature. On the walls of each temple there are many sculptures carved which has story, and the meaning of its own story about the forerunner of Hinduism and existence of the temples.
This temple construction begins with the planting of Panca Datu (five metals), likes : silver, copper, iron, gold and ruby ​​in about the 8th century which is first in Pura Basukihan by Rishi Markandya. Then Basukihan Temple growing to be Besakih Temple after all Kings and people pray in here. And in about the 10th century and into the 11th, King Kesari Warmadewa come to visit the temple and founded the Temple Merajan Slonding.
According to inscription of Batu Madeg, Mpu Beradah during the reign of Erlangga King also came to Besakih Temple. Besides that, King Kresna Kepakisan and Kings of Gelgel also pay attention to worship at Besakih. At that time for the maintenance and development as well as implementation of the ceremony at Besakih temple is under the management of Klungkung kingdom which is the highest authority.

The Public Facilities that available in Besakih Temple Bali :
- There are few stalls to have local food, snack, and drink around the area of Besakih Temple
- Public Toilet
- Souvenir Shop
- Restaurant
- Clothing Shop
- Car Park
Ulun Danu Temple Entrance Fee Ticket 2023 for foreigner is :
- Besakih Temple Entrance Fee Donation for Adult is IDR 60,000
- Besakih Temple Entrance Fee Donation for Children is IDR 30,000
Besakih Temple Opening Hours :
Open Every Day start from 07.00 am to 05.00 pm
Closed on Nyepi Day (Silence Day / Seclusion Day)

How to Go to Besakih Temple Bali .....
Besakih Temple Bali Map
Location and Address of Besakih Temple Bali :
Besakih, Kec. Rendang, Kabupaten Karangasem, Bali 80863, Indonesia
Contact us for Besakih Tour Reservation or Besakih Tourist Information phone : +6289666777488
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Besakih Temple Bali Nearby & Direction :
- Ngurah Rai Airport : 1 hr 34 min (64.4 km) via Jl. Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra
- Kuta Beach Bali : 1 hr 42 min (63.1 km) via Jl. Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra
- Ubud : 1 hr 16 min (43.3 km) via Jl. Raya Besakih
Transport to Bali Besakih Temple :
Get a Bali Transport from your stay (Bali Resort or Bali Hotel). You can contact us if you need transport to go to Besakih Temple and other related Bali tourist destination.

Besakih Temple view
Bali Besakih Temple Tour Best Recommended and Ideal Activity for :
* Bali Backpacker and Individual Traveler
* Bali Trendsetter
* Bali Thrifty Traveler
* Bali Family Vacationer
* Bali Art and Architecture Lover
* Bali Hits Activity Seeker
* Bali Best Photography Location
* Famous Bali Trip and Destination
* Instagrammable place in Bali (Bali Instagram Spots)
Tour to Besakih Temple can be combined and implemented in conjunction with other activities Trip or Tour in the same direction.

What you should bring for Besakih Temple trip activity :
- Payment (Cash, Voucher, Credit Card)
- Shorts or Casual Wear and sarong to entrance a temple
- T-shirt
- Sport shoes/sandals
- Hat & sunscreen recommended
- Camera or Video Recorder to save your memorable moment.
Tips For Your Holiday Trip and Vacation in Bali :
Comfort and safety during travel are two very important things to consider before traveling to a place. Here are some tips that can help you survive the journey to your 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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This temple is located in the village of Besakih, District Rendang, Karangasem regency.
Location of Besakih on the slopes of Mount Agung Southwestern at an altitude of about 1000 meters above sea level, and is approximately less than 60 km to the northeast of the city of Denpasar Bali.

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