|Besakih " The Mother Temple " Tour
Besakih Temple perched high on the slop of Mount Agung, 3142 meters, the higest peak of Bali, thus it is considered to be the hiliest place in Bali. This is Bali's Mother Temple, the biggest, the most important and the holiest temple on this island.
We will visit the Elephant Cave ( Goa Gajah ), an ancient Hindu - Buddhist hermitage dated from XI century. Then we will proceed to Klungkung, the old capital of Bali ( 1740 - 1908 ), to see the Court of Justice ( Kerta Gosa ), and the Floating Pavilion ( Bale Kambang ). Their murals are decorated by the best examples of classical Balinese painting. Afterwards, we will stop at Bukit Jambul, " the cested hill " with nice view of terrace rice fields.