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Mount Kawi, Tampaksiring
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Visit Mount Kawi, an 11th century temple and historical site. Set amidst thick and rich forests and tiered rice fields, the main temple features 10 shrines cut into the rocky cliff face that were believed to be dedicated to King Anak Wungsu of the Udayana dynasty and his queens. Its inspiring, monumental design and surrounding natural landscape make this an atmospheric and photogenic place to walk and learn about the religious heritage of the area. Wear good shoes to visit the temple--300 steps lead down to the main site, and the surrounding forest is well-worth exploring during a longer visit. Add Mount Kawi and other attractions to your Tampaksiring trip itinerary using our Tampaksiring family vacation planner.
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  • It's not easy to reach, again you need a private driver or a taxi to get there. You should be aware that this is one of those attractions with hundreds of steps...And Bali is full of them. We were luc...  more »
  • Awal Perjalan yg membutuhkan usaha menuruni banyak anak tangga dengan hasil akhir yg memukau pemandangan indah yg memanjakan mata melihat pelataran sawah, dan dengar suara aliran sungai yg tenang,dan ...  more »
  • Very beautiful and green place to explore the balinese culture and history. Definitely a must-place to visit!