From Penelokan Kintamani Village, the tour in Kintamani can also be continued northwards to a temple, namely Pura Ulun Danu Batur. This temple is one of the important temples in Bali. Ulun Lake Batur Temple was previously destroyed by the eruption of Mount Batur and was rebuilt in 1926.
Ulun Danu Batur Temple is the heaven of the universe of Hindus in Bangli Bali, thus making this temple very glorified and likened to the palace of Batara Vishnu. Despite being a place of worship for Hindus, apparently this temple is open to the public so that tourists can also enter and enjoy this beautiful temple.
Batur Temple itself is a complex which consists of 9 temples. Then in it there are also approximately 285 pavilions and temples. In fact, the construction of this temple is specifically a tribute to the gods and goddesses of fertility, then the water gods, the gods of art, and many more.
Who would have thought that when you came to the temple, you would be presented with a very beautiful view, especially with the uniqueness of the statues in the temple area. For that, when you visit Bali, it will be strange if you don’t come and see the Ulun Danu Batur Temple directly, which is a sacred place for Hindus there.
The Attraction of Ulun Danu Batur Temple
An interesting destination in the Kintamani area, Bali Island is the Ulun Danu Batur temple. This temple is indeed very famous, being the second most important temple on the island of Bali. Although there are so many tourist destinations in Bali, it would be a shame if you didn’t visit this temple because it has so many attractions.
- Have a Beautiful View
The attraction of this temple you will see the beautiful view from the top of the temple. And you need to know that this temple is located at an altitude of 900 meters above sea level, so don’t be surprised if the view from the top of the temple will look clearer.So if you are a person who really likes photos, then you can capture the moment with the beautiful background scenery from the top of the Ulun Danu Batur temple. Of course this will be a moment that will not be forgotten.
- Can Be Used As A Photography Session Spot
With an interesting atmosphere and very beautiful scenery, making this historical tourist destination a location for photography sessions. If you come to this temple, there will be lots of people who hire professional photographers to capture their photos with the background of the temple scenery.Especially if you want to get instagramable photos, then Ulun Danu Batur Temple is the most appropriate spot. Not only that, there are also many professional models who also do photo shoots at this temple, some even do pre-wedding photo sessions.
- You can enjoy the cool air at the temple
Because the area of this tourist location is at an altitude so it’s no wonder the atmosphere is very cool, it will even tend to be quite cold when it’s late in the afternoon. with air conditions like that of course you can enjoy while looking at the scenery.With air conditions that are still very natural, tourists can certainly enjoy the trip to the temple comfortably and calmly. Because most people don’t just take photos when they come to the temple, but also to calm the mind after being busy in the office or the crowds in the city.
- Can Explore the Beautiful Temple Area
Not only can you enjoy the natural beauty and take photos, you can also explore the area in the temple area. In the area of Ulun Danu Batur Temple itself, there are many statues that are quite striking. You can walk leisurely while seeing the uniqueness of the temple that you will never see anywhere.
- The History of Batur Temple is Very Interesting
When viewed from its history, this temple used to be located at the bottom of the caldera and also at the foot of Mount Batur. However, due to a volcanic eruption in 1926, Batur Village was severely damaged.And since then, the local community has decided to evacuate and also move the location of Ulun Danu Batur Temple. So the new location is the one that is currently at the top of the Caldera. and until now Batur Temple is still standing firmly and awake because it is well cared for.