Have you ever made a visit to Bongkasa Pertiwi tourism village? Rafting lovers or ATV ride adventurers and cycling fans will surely be familiar with this village. Understandably, this beautiful village is chosen as the finish point of rafting adventure taking advantage of the challenging rapids of the Ayung River. Even, more than three rafting companies choose finish point at this village.
Bongkasa Pertiwi village is located in the Abiansemal subdistrict, Badung, which can be reached by car within about 30 minutes from Denpasar. The trip to the village is really fun. On the right and left side of the road, you can still encounter paddy fields and moors remaining to be cultivated traditionally. Houses of local residents remain to look everlasting as they are made in accordance with Balinese geomancy or better known as the Kosala Kosali.
The beauty of the sea and Tanah Lot Temple is unique. Undeniably, this uniqueness is coupled with the magnificent view of sunset. Unfortunately due to restricted tourist visiting hours, many tourists are in a hurry to enjoy the beauty of the sunset at this place. In response to this, the management of Tanah Lot tourist attraction will extend the visiting hours. Previously, the operation hours from 07:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. will be increased up to two hours to give better comfort to visitors. “We are planning an additional visiting hour. So far, we are still making a study in terms of visitor safety,” said Ketut Toya Adnyana, manager of the Tanah Lot tourist attraction.
When having sightseeing on the Island of the Gods, you can see myriad and various kinds of temples. However, among the existing temples, the Desa and Puseh Temple of Batuan customary village have a variety of uniqueness. It has typical carvings, ancient relics, and cockfighting traditions as well as Rejang Dance performed every day during 5 months in succession. Besides, it also retains lingga-yoni symbolizing the male and female with a variety of forms so that it exudes a magical aura.
The Batur Global Geopark, Kintamani, Bangli, is the only national geopark having owned a membership in the Global Geopark Network (GGN) under the aegis of the UNESCO. Unfortunately, the international label it has borne since 2012 cannot draw significant tourist visit to the exotic object. “To optimize the tourism promotion of the Batur Global Geopark, we will do it through website and social media,” said the Regent of Bangli, I Made Gianyar.
Coastal areas of Gianyar are excellent sites for surfing. They include the Keramas, Lebih, Medahan and Cucukan Beach. Even, the advantage of the beaches of Gianyar has been proved by surfers. They often host various international surfing competitions. Keramas Beach is very popular among the surfers of the world. Even, since the year 2000 it has been named one of the best surfing spots. So, do not be surprised if a number of hobbyists of water sport both local and foreign travelers have tried out their capability on the black sandy beach.
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