Seminyak Bali Driver present Ubud temple tour by Putu Martika your Balinese driver. Pura Gunung Kawi temple,where we when to day. Pura Gunung Kawi temple has located in north east of Ubud with time travel from Ubud main town is only take 30 minutes drive, the road to get to Pura Gunung Kawi is quite nice and smooth pass true small road access and take short cut true front of Hotel Maya Ubud wich is faster to get Raya Tampak siring road. Pura Gunung Kawi temple has two different places has two same name and they are related to each other. This time we have visited Pura Gunung Kawi wich is located in Tampak Siring where is not to far located from Holy Spring water temple Tirta Empul in Tampaksiring in small city north east of Ubud.
Gunung Kawi temple is one of the amazing view and nominated best scenery temple in Bali, offering an archeology education about life in pass hundred year which is the world when is Dinasty of King Udayana on 400 centurys ago. The Monument in the temple is a monument of funeral of his son and also builded for his quen. Arriving at Gunung Kawi temple we will offered by beautyful of rice terraces wich is i have attached on the picture and also unique of cave gate to enter the first temple area. Where is on the left side after the gate we will see the first Candi, and crossing the brigde we will pass true a river where the river has very clear water and also has a huge stone where normally is good place for meditation in the river . Walk true the center part of the Gunung Kawi temple you will see the archeology of the stone house where i trust art on long time ago has very high fusion and has strong character , treeking to the top area we will find a relief on an road side walk and also the water fall small one is decorated along the way, trekking area on rice terrace side will refreshing your eyes after big trip climbing the stair. Fresh air and smell of rice is what we will fell and small place to have a fresh coconut drink is available along the trekking side with cost 15.000 idr for whole young coconut drink.
Tips and Advice : visiting Pura Gunung kawi temple will little confuse of course in the begining of arrival, because every one in the shop will present you a sarong as the balinese costume to ware to visiting holy places. But how is work to avoid over charge of sarong ? Once you arrive there, please walk true the ticket counter and buy your ticket dirrectly there on the counter with cost 15.000 idr for one person adult, and 8.000 idr for one child. After buy a ticket walk true to the next gate where is sarong will be provided and that is included on your ticket price, one of the missing system ticket i see that sarong is not provided on first ticket counter where we pay the ticket thats make confuse make people relaist have to buy or bring their own sarong but after walk view step will found sarong counter for free on hidden counter thats where we will get our saromg for free to borrow to ware to visiting the temple. That is the true to avoid the push by local shop to buy sarong.
That is all about a nice beautyful place we have visited , and if you like to make a trip in Ubud to visit the Gunung Kawi Temple please fell free to contact me, let me show you and take you to Pura Gunung Kawi in north east of Ubud. To get reach to me and arrange your trip please send your email to firstname.lastname@example.org or find me on Whatapps at +62 082 236 087 680 or call me directly with cheap cost also iam available on sms . So looking forwards your contact and see you soon in Bali.
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