Padangbai Ferry Port
Disembark at Padangbai sea port the ship facilites limited choice of shore excursions, except places nearby Padangbai seaport such as Candidasa beach resort and Klungkung city with historic Kerta Gosha and Guwa Lawah temple. In case fullday shre excursion time is available, means at least 7 hours alllowance of time then some choices can be organized. Below is an example of fullday shore excursion with best choice of itinerary
A full day tour visiting Kerta Gosha, the ancient house of justice. This was constructed in 18th century by the highest king of Bali. Traditional punishment of the lawless action is depicted on the ceiling of the pavilion.
Besakih temple located on the foot of the highest mountain in Bali that is Mount Agung. The temple is consist of 18 complexes as the reflection of the mixed believes between Indian Hindu and Balinese ancestors worship. You have to walk from parking area to the temple, and for the active person it can take one and quarter hour.
Tenganan village which residents is originated from first or second migration that entered Bali. They maintain a unique tradition such as “ gringsing “ double ikat (double weaving) cloth, palm leave writing and some family utensils.
Goa Lawah is a temple on the mouth of a cave. The cave is believed to go though up to Besakih temple, but none so far dare enough to prove this. On the mouth of the temple are hanging hundreds of fruits bats. Lunch will be served at popular restaurant in Bukit Jambul (Puri Boga Restaurant) offering Chinese and Indonesian food.
Padangbai sea port is located in the area of Kabupaten Karangasem, and one can go ashore for organizing shore excursion to the interesting places of Bali, such as Besakih temple and Tenganan old village of Bali, old Court House of Justice in the center of Klungkung city. Close to Padangbai sea port is Candidasa beach resort, where dozens of small and big hotels and villas are available for overnight, including various local and international restaurants. This place is the best one to have choices of lunch or dinner during shore excursion, or arganize special lunch during the day.
Among various tour packages and tour options in Bali there are some tours which can be said always on the publications and interest a large part of travellers to Bali. Kintamani mountain tour sits at the first number as the most popular sightseeing tour, second is Taman Ayun and Tanah Lot tour, third is Uluwatu temple tour. List of these choice is presented at other page
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