Uluwatu Temple or Pura Luhur Uluwatu is one of popular spot in the southern of Bali Island, which is well-known for its beautiful views of the sea, magical ancient temples, and sacred calm atmosphere.
The temple is really recommended to add into your itineraries list during a vacation in the island. The following are some attractiveness that you can see when visiting there.
Attractiveness of Uluwatu Temple
Uluwatu Temple looks unique and different of others because it’s located in coastal exactly at the top of rocks cliff that jut into sea which has about 97 meters height.
As general temple in the island, the building of its main temple is meru-shaped which it has 3 levels at the roof and dedicated to the manifestation of God as Dewa Rudra.
In the dusk, beautiful sunset scenery will appear from the west. It looks fascinating on reddish yellow light which reflect to the ocean.
Not only above, there are also many green trees and plants which overgrow around the temple. They as if add to landscape.
Many visitors often use both above as background to get amazing photos.
The Action of Surfers
Besides that, you can also see the surfing action in the beach from the temple area. There are many suffers who take action there every day.
It is really proper to see while witnessing amazing nature scenery as above.
Kecak Fire Dance
Meanwhile, you can also watch a performance of Balinese dance near the temple, that’s Kecak and Fire Dance.
The dance is usually staged 17.00 – 18.00 every day and narrates about Ramayana Story.
Which Prince of Rama fought to save the Princess of Sita, his wife whom is kidnapped by Rahwana (Evil Giant King).
During the rescue, the Prince is assisted by the Wanara (the Apes Troopers).
Well! All above is attractiveness of Uluwatu Temple. When do you plan to visit? Make sure you don’t forget to bring a camera to capture it.