Uluwatu Temple, Pecatu

Discover Bali's spiritual side by visiting Uluwatu Temple, offering some of the finest ocean views on the island. One of six holiest shrines in Bali, this structure sits on the edge of rocky cliffs rising dramatically over the sea's foaming waves. Much of the current shrine probably dates back to the 11th century, when a Javanese sage expanded and improved a preexisting but much smaller structure. A band of monkeys inhabits the temple--watch out they don't snatch your purse or other belongings. Though non-Hindu visitors cannot enter the inner temple, they're free to hike around the area. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Pecatu holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Uluwatu Temple and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Went from our hotel with driver just a short journey it does get very busy more so if you want to watch the fire show the views from the top are stunning worth waiting for the sunset but please watch....  more »
  • We last minute decided to go Uluwatu Temple and book using Bali Sun Tour through Mr Bayu who is our first day tour driver to Lempuyang. Thanks to him, we still can book to the private tour to...  more »
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  • This is one of the most beautiful temples we visited! The view from the cliff is simply stunning. We recommend to be there before 17:00 and get in the row inside for the limited tickets for the dance. It's unique and with the sunset is such a beautiful memory to take back home. Be ware you have to find early a good sit and it can be very warm there while waiting for the event to start, maybe bring an umbrella or wet towel! Oh and something to drink
  • Saraswati Day Saturday 7 December 2019. Spiritual visit purpose on mid of the day. Has been visited Uluwatu temple in many occasion before, always had good feeling after praying at this temple. Thanks GOD.... Uluwatu Temple include as one of highly spiritual vibration Temple in Bali, always in the list to come and visit. Had spend New Years in Uluwatu Temple for many times before, hopefully able be there again end of this year.....
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