WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT THIS TEMPLE?
Beautiful garden and fish ponds.
So many tree around the area.
It’s located in the beautiful highland and on the natural spring.
Fresh air and the water also.
It’s located in steep forested slope.
Calm & peaceful place, you can to chill out here.
The temple has holy water & some ponds.
Not much temple in Bali has holy water and it’s available to be visited..
NEAR OTHER DESTINATION
It’s near to other destination such as Ubud, Tegalalang terrace, Tirta Empul temple.
You combine to visit those places.
Gunung Kawi Sebatu temple is a beautiful garden and water temple which located in the deep steep forested slope in Gianyar, Bali. It’s established on the natural spring and supplied some pools around the temple.
Gunung Kawi Sebatu temple surrounded by forested hills, that’s why it’s so peaceful. The asphalt road to the temple is a little bit steep, but the condition is very good. This temple surrounded by high tropical trees. It’s shading the area.
Once a year, the temple has a festival. Many hindus from all over Bali island came here doing the ceremony and praying. It’s anniversary of the temple. Local people called it “Purnama Sasih Kasa” festival.
WHEN THE BEST TIME TO VISIT IT?
Purnama Sasih Kasa Festival
It’s anniversary of the temple. It will held on:
JULY 8th 2017
JUNE 28th 2018
8.00 AM -4.00 PM.
HOW MUCH THE ENTRANCE FEE?
Adult : IDR 15K
Child : IDR 7.5K
WHERE IS IT?
Village (Desa): Sebatu, .
Sub-district (Kecamatan): Tegalalang
Regency (Kabupaten): Gianyar
Province (Provinsi): Bali
HOW TO GET TO THE LOCATION?
There is no public transport to get there.
*) For backpacker i recommend you to rent a scooter to reach this temple and use google maps as your navigator.
**) Make sure your scooter is in good condition. The asphalt road to the temple is a little bit steep, but the condition is very good.
MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
Strong signal for your smartphone.
Some restroom and toilet. Better bring your own tissue.
Some shop selling snacks.
*) You may feeding the carp fish and pay IDR 5K only for the foods.
THE STATUE IN THE TEMPLE:
*) I love those statue. One looks so old, the other looks so colorful. But, those are the same character.
SOME ‘SEE & DO’ NEAR GUNUNG KAWI SEBATU TEMPLE:
You can combine to visit these places when you visiting Gunung Kawi Sebatu temple:
You can also check our recommended itinerary here: Day 1 itinerary.
*) It was great lost actually because i’m looking Gunung Kawi Tampaksiring temple, not Gunung Kawi Sebatu temple. But, seems it’s my destiny arrived in this beautiful place. It’s really peaceful place surrounded by many tree, beautiful gardens and pools. This place is suitable for you to chilling out with the fresh air and water.
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