Discover the rich heritage of Bali on the Ancient Bali Tour, featuring three captivating stop points. Step into the historical Kerta Gosa Palace, immerse yourself in the culture of the Traditional Village of Tenganan, and wander through the enchanting Taman Ujung Sukasada Royal Park. This tour offers a deep dive into Bali's ancient treasures and cultural wonders, providing a truly enlightening experience.
Visiting 3 tourist objects :
Stop Point-1: Stop Point-1: Kerta Gosa Palace
Kerta Gosa is a historical landmark building in the form of a court in the Kingdom of Klungkung, Bali. This building was once part of a Klungkung Kingdom palace complex. Unlike most court buildings, kerta Gosa is made very beautifully. The Klungkung Palace is established by I Dewa Agung Djambe, the first king of Klungkung around 1686. There is a Semarajaya Museum located on the right side of the Kori Agung courtyard. We can discover the ancient objects (pre-history), historical objects included the photographs documentation from the descendants of Klungkung King.
There are two main buildings in this park; Bale Kambang and Bale Kerta Gosa. Bale Kambang is a building that stands above a pond. This pond is called Taman Gili. On the Bale Kambang ceiling there is a puppet painting that tells about the Swarga Loka Parwa and Parwa Bima Swarga a guide punishment Karma Phala (result of the good-bad deeds performed during a human lifetime) and the re-incarnation into the world because of the deeds.
It shows the cultural richness of the Balinese people, especially in the field of architecture. After the Kingdom of Klungkung was no longer in power, Kerta Gosa began to switch functions. Along with the progress of tourism, Kerta Gosa is now a popular tourist destination in East Bali.
Stop Point-2: Traditional Village of Tenganan
Bali Tenganan Village is one of the oldest Balinese Traditional Village located in Karangasem Regency, east part of Bali. This village is much referred by cultural literature science of Tenganan Pegringsingan, which is very famous in the island. It is own very unique local community life pattern which is one example of Bali Aga Village cultures (Hindu Prehistoric) and different with other countryside in plain of Bali. Nowadays, this village has been appointed as a place for tourist destination which can present the attractive and unique matters which able to add the variation of object and fascination for tourist to come.
Stop Point-3: Taman Ujung Sukasada Royal Park
Ujung Water Palace was built by the King of Karangasem, I Gusti Bagus Jelantik, the architect was a Dutch van Den Hentz and a Chinese Loto Ang. The architecture of the Ujung water palace of the king of Karangasem is unique, because of the mixing of European architecture and Balinese architecture. The hallmark of European architecture can be seen from the presence of colored glass, which is contained in the wall of the king’s buildings, much like the design of the churches in Europe.
Tour Itinerary :
||Depart from lobby hotel/villa
||Visit Kertagosa Palace
||Visit Traditional Village of Tenganan
||Lunch at local restaurant (optional on personal account)
||Visit Taman Ujung Sukasada Royal Park
||Estimation arrive back at hotel/villa
Fee Include :
- Transportation (AC-Car), gasoline, parking/toll fee
- English speaking driver cum tour guide
- Admission fee at Kertagosa Palace, Tenganan village, Taman Ujung Sukasada Royal Park
Fee Not Include:
- Lunch (foods & beverages)
- Tipping for English speaking driver cum tour guide