Ulun Danu Temple, Beratan or often called as Pura Ulun Danu, is the biggest temple in Bali after Besakih Temple. This temple’s name refers to its location that stand on the shores of Lake Beratan. The location of the temple is quite special because being at Bedugul Highlands, which is about 1.239 meters above sea level. Such conditions create a quite mild environment, with temperatures between 18-22 degrees Celsius. Beside that, the natural landscape of Lake Beratan adds beautiful ambiance in this place.
In addition to historical sightseeing, tourists can also enjoy the beauty of Lake Beratan which has a depth of up to 23 meters. Travelers who feel not satisfied just by looking at it alone can hire a traditional boat to circumnavigate the Lake. Or, if you want to try out various water game challenges, you may also rent parasailing, banana boat, and also jet ski. To simply spend time, tourists can also fish on the shores of the Lake, at the bottom of the lush bamboo groves to simply spend time. If you want to feel the atmosphere of the forest with fruit plants that tempt the taste, you can head to the Eka Karya Botanic Garden which is located about 300 meters from Lake Beratan.
Ulun Danu Temple is located in Bedugul Beratan, Baturiti Village Candikuning sub-district, Tabanan Regency, Bali, Indonesia. The temple is open for tourist visits between the hours of 8 am to 6.00 pm CDT. However, if the temple area were Misty, the location of the Temple will be closed more quickly in order to avoid unwanted happenings.
Ulun Danu Temple Beratan is about 45 kilometers from the city center of Tabanan, or about 55 kilometers from the city of Denpasar. To reach it, visitors can use public transportation, such as taxis, tour buses, as well as travel agents to Denpasar Bali-Singaraja. The temple is located on the border between the Tabanan Regency and the Regency of Buleleng, located on the edge of the highway, on the shores of Lake Beratan.
As a historical and religious sights Ulun Danu Temple, Beratan is equipped with supporting facilities, such as parking lots, playgrounds for children, as well as a toilet. The theme park provides a variety of games, such as the swing game, Swivel, and seesaw. Near the playground there is a restaurant serving a variety of cuisine. The restaurant is usually full of visitors at the time of the lunch hour.