Uluwatu Temple


Uluwatu Temple is old and unique temple set on the cliff bank and apposite to Indian Ocean. It is featured by the spectacular sunset and one of the fascinations for tourist who visit it. This temple is one of the famous tourist destinations in Bali and become the favorite tour destination. Uluwatu Sunset Tour is one of the tours to visit this temple area to see the amazing view of sunset.

Uluwatu Temple is one of the Sad Kahyangan in Bali (six big group of Bali Temple ), located in Pecatu Village region, Subdistrict of South Kuta. Uluwatu Temple represent the place sanctified by since era of culture megalithic ( About 500 S.M ). In papyrus of Usana Bali mentioned that Mpu Kuturan (Saint teaching Hinduism in Bali) a lot of built the temple in Bali for example Uluwatu Temple.

Not only famous for its spectacular location, Uluwatu which supposedly is an area dedicated to the spirits of the sea offers one of the oldest temples in Bali, Pura Uluwatu Luhur. Pura Uluwatu perched pretty high as 70 meters (230 feet) above sea cliff on the edge of the stone as deep as 100 meters (330 feet) just below the foot of the cliff scenery decorated the continuous wave “rampage” but fun to look at.

Location of this temple has architectural wonder in black coral rock, beautifully designed with spectacular views. Dramatic but romantic. No wonder many artists within and outside the country who held her wedding at Uluwatu. Uluwatu Temple was first used for worship by the holy priest of the 11th century, the Mpu Kuturan, who came to Bali to bring religious law and to form Desa Adat (traditional villages).

Visitors are provided Uluwatu yellow belt to be worn around the waist, as the ceremonial after paying admission. You were required to wear decent clothes. Even the knee just exposed in this area is prohibited. When the day before the night, be prepared to really enjoy the beauty of life with the grace of God in the form of incredible natural scenery, because this is the moment where the natural charm of Uluwatu at all you should not miss.

You can also enjoy the famous Balinese dance performances, even in foreign countries. This dance is known as the ‘Kecak Dance’. Not only that, for those who enjoy learning the history, Pura Uluwatu has historical value.