TANAH LOT TOUR IS TO ENJOY THE FAMOUS BREATHTAKING VIEW OF SUNSET AT TANAH LOT TEMPLE OR KNOWN AS A SEA TEMPLE
Spectacular Tanah Lot Sunset Tour Packages is a Bali Half Day Tour Packages to Visit Tanah Lot Temple and Taman Ayun the most popular tourist destination in Bali with a famous breathtaking view of sunset view with Tanah Lot Temple as a background.
Is the famous half day Spectacular Tanah Lot Sunset Tour Packages to explore the beauty tourist destination in Bali islands with a breathtaking nature panorama view and spectacular temple.
This half-day Tanah Lot Sunset tour
will explore the Taman Ayun Temple is Balinese Hindu temple was built on the flat land with big fish pond surround it in Mengwi regency, then we continue the tour to visit Tanah Lot Temple is beautiful Hindu temple located in a small rock in the sea and has a magnificent view of the sunset, Tanah lot always become a magnet to tourist for enjoy the amazing view of the sunset and see other tourist attraction such as the holy water located beneath the Tanah lot temple.
The “Spectacular Tanah Lot Sunset Tour Packages” will be enjoyable come with our professional tour guide who is always offering our best services during the trip. Below is a short description of places of interest that will be visited during Tanah Lot Tour.
Tanah Lot Sunset Tour Packages is located on the coastal side of Beraban countryside, Kediri sub-district, and Tabanan Regency. It is situated 30 km on the west side of Denpasar town and about 11 Km in the south side of Tabanan town. The temple is built on the rock with a 3-acre size and reachable in a few minutes by walk because it is just 20 meters from the coastal lip. This temple is very famous among tourist destinations in Bali with a spectacular view of the sunset. At some nooks of coral reef around Tanah Lot.
Meaning of Word Tanah Lot Temple
The word of Tanah Lot consists of two words that are Tanah word interpreted as a reef looking like Gili or isle. Lot or Lod word has meant the sea. So Tanah Lot is meaning the small island floating on the sea. The location is now called Tanah Lot has been used at a Megalithic period as a place that looked into holy, proven from the existence of menhir. Pursuant to environmental conditions, hence the structure of Tanah Lot Temple is built at irregular reef plain of its angle which is only consisted of one plain yard as Jeroan.
Tanah Lot Temple differences with other temples on the island of Bali, Tanah Lot does not have a few pages because it is built on a plain of coral that irregular corners of his home. Inside the actual temple compound itself, there are tiered shrines that follow the fundamental elements of Balinese design where the number of levels constructed is symbolic of the complexities of the faith. There are other formations within the area that indicate that the site is not only of great religious importance but also maintains archaeological value. Temple nestled in the ocean has a ritual or ceremony which takes place every 6 months or 210 days. At that time all the Hindus from different areas in Bali will come to worship in peace and harmony to invoke
History Tanah Lot Temple :
Dang Hyang Nirartha or better known as Pedanda Sakti Wau Rauh that came from the region of Blambangan, East Java to Bali Island around the 16th century. At the time of the Reign of King Dalem Waturenggong in Gelgel, Bali. Later, he held a sacred journey (Dharmayatra) and walk down the south coast of Bali Island from the western to the eastern regions. In the journey, in the end, he found a beach in Tabanan area (now is Tabanan Regency), not far from the Baraban Village. Furthermore, he saw a rock in the shape of a small island in the sea. In this place, he meditate and he felt the vibrations of chastity. So on top of the rock, he suggested setting up a holy building for worship of God then is now the Tanah Lot Temple.
The Uniqueness of Tanah Lot Temple
One of the uniqueness of the owned Tanah Lot is across the street from the temple there are a number of caves in which lived a few sea snakes are colored black and white generally can be met in the coast. Part of its stomach there are no athwart skin, there is only small skin, but this sea water snake very noxious but snake bite case are very seldom happened because the sea water snake generally very passive. These snakes are very tame and not to be bullied for being considered a forerunner of the keeper and protect the entire area from unseen evil forces. Then there is also the trust in the Tanah Lot Temple there is also the source of holy water, exactly beneath the temple. Holy water is believed can bring sustenance to anyone who drank it.
The function of this temple can be realized from the function of the main temple building which is located in the temple main area. In this place, there is the main temple to worship the god in the form of Dewa Baruna or Bhatara Segara, the sea power. The media of worship to this god is the temple building with 5 storied meanwhile the 3 storied temple building in the north part of this area is purposing to worship Dang Hyang Nirartha.
Function of Tanah Lot Temple
In order to know the status of Tanah Lot can be realized from the temple history, function and also incoming devotee existence pray when temple ceremony is held. In this case,, can be realized as follows:
Tanah Lot Temple as dang Kahyangan (the big Holy Temples in Bali), because the history and the Penyiwi (The people taking care of the temple) are from the local people from Tabanan regency and surrounding area
Tanah Lot Temple as Segara Temple, because its function as sanctum to worship the Bhatara Segara, the God with manifestation as the ocean Power Deity
Not be separated from the myths that include everything from the establishment of the Tanah Lot Temple this temple remains one of the main icons of tourism in Bali Island. This will be an impressive religious tourism journey for you let alone a visit while holding rituals accompanied by the event themed Tanah Lot Spectacular will make a trip on Bali Island is becoming increasingly a memorable one.
The most popular time to pay a visit to Tanah Lot Temple is late afternoon when the sun begins to settle over the horizon and the temple is silhouetted against the vibrant glow of the sky. The site draws a crowd of travelers who come by the bus load to witness this magnificent temple scene against a background of crashing waves.
Places of Interest Will Be Visit During Half Day Bali Tanah Lot Sunset Tour Packages :
Taman Ayun Temple
Taman Ayun Temple is located in Mengwi District and about 45 minutes from Denpasar Town. The first stop during Tanah Lot Tour visits this temple. This temple is designed with Bali architecture, the form this temple building is also owns separate unique with up to 10 stories. Taman Ayun Temple is built on the flat land with big fish pond surround it and it is looked like adrift on the water. Taman Ayun Temple is also considered to have historical values, which makes the regional government of Bali suggests the UNESCO in 2002 that this temple is included in the World Heritage List.