One of the mainstay attractions of the island, built on a rock cliff and a height of about 70 meters, this reef position jutting into the ocean (ocean Indonesia) which is famous for its beautiful sunset / sunset. Luhur Uluwatu temple serves as a place of worship of Lord Rudra. Uluwatu temple tour package are always packed scheduled visits to art, the main destination to witness the beauty of the sunset, Kecak and uniqueness of the temple.
Uluwatu temple is believed by Hindus as a buffer from 9 of the wind or the so-called temple heaven Sad. Luhur Uluwatu temple is still a part of the territory of the village of Pecatu, District of South Kuta, Badung regency, located around 25 km to the south of the touristic area of Kuta, situated at the end of Southwestern Island of the Gods, where relatively affordable from places other tourism, so unfortunately if at the time scheduled tour or rent a car in Bali skip this place for granted.
According Lontar Kusuma Dewa, this temple was founded at the instigation MPU Kuturan around the eleventh century, as a place to bring down the teachings of traditional village with all its rules and subsequently the temple used to worship by a holy priest he named Dang Hyang Nirartha, a priest from Java , came to spread the teachings of religion adilihung in 1546 AD, during the reign of Dalem Waturenggong in Gelgel.
Uluwatu temple is one of the attractions in Bali that is popular and become a mandatory destination during the visit tour. Its existence is charming and wonderfully located at the end of the cliffs, it looks so unique and interesting, here visitors can see the sunset / sunset beautiful. Temple area provided the stage where the Kecak dance performances are held every afternoon, with sunset background makes it a spectacular show, with dancers accompanied by a group of men numbering about 50 people. If you holidays island is a time to enjoy the sunset at Uluwatu Kecak dance entertainment.
Tourist activity in Uluwatu
Attractions Uluwatu is known as a place that offers the beauty of a sunset, where a round ball with a hue of reddish orange is as a body sank into the ocean Indonesia in the west foot of the horizon, plus alloy Kecak dance performed every afternoon starting at 18:00 for one hour, making it the object the most sought-after in the afternoon by tourists, staging Kecak is classified as the most interesting and exciting, with a duration long enough staging, the background of sunset, and spectators sometimes invited to interact. Making it an interesting experience.
But before the trip top to Uluwatu all the way in the direction toward this place, we come across the village of Pecatu, along the way a lot of places excellent, and well worth a visit, like the GWK, beach Dreamland, Balangan and beach Pandava a new place to treat the natural charm exotic. Indeed South region is relatively rich in places with an undeniable beauty.