Besakih Temple is the biggest Hinduism Temple in Bali, even in Indonesia. Built in 10th, the Besakih Temple has become the religious activities for centuries. From here our guide will take you back to Penelokan, and then keep on your journey to Besakih Temple through Rendang district.
Pura Besakih is revered by all Balinese as the ‘mother temple’ of Bali. Originating as a shrine for the worship and pacification of the Gods of the great Mt. Agung, Bali’s highest volcano, it has developed over the centuries to its present complex which contains nearly 30 full temples, and the Gelgel Dynasty of rulers carried on this responsibility from the 15th century on, adding a series of small temples in honor of the deified rulers as they passed away. The provincial and national government of Bali now take care of the upkeep of Besakih, and all Balinese look upon it as the most holy of all holy places on their island.
To see the temple in full ceremonial garb is an experience quite overwhelming, but even at the quiet times is between anniversaries and festivals it has a grand aura. This temple has a high religious, history, art and culture value. From this temple all Hinduism people from all over Bali even Indonesia pray and worship to the God every year for the health and welfare of the world.
You can not explore the greatest temple in one day. You may need at least one week to know how to the route to find a part of a temple well. Our guide will tell you whatever you want to know about the temple.
Completing your tour
After visiting the Besakih Temple, our guide will take you back to your hotel. From Besakih Temple you will be driven to your hotel through Semarapura city, Gianyar city, Blahbatuh, Sukawati, Celuk, Batubulan and Denpasar. You may arrive at your hotel around 5.00 pm, depends on the location of your hotel.
- Air Conditioned Transport
- English speaking guide or as required
- Entrance fee for all tourism objects
- Lunch at our preferred restaurant
- Minimum Departure 2 persons