Lempuyang temple is one of the oldest temples in Bali. This temple was built around the 9th century, but many predict that this temple was built in pre-Hindu-Buddhist era. Lempuyang Temple is a temple in Bali where we worship to Lord Iswara, which is one of the nine aspects of Shiwa called Dewata Nawasanga.
Lempuyang Temple is very popular to visit. Now becomes the best Bali day tour to see the majestic Mt. Agung. Even the domestic tourists also dominate the numbers in here. Our driver in Bali will assist you here. This temple has best view of Mount Agung through the white gate of Lempuyang like in the Instagram photos
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According to the name, Lempuyang come from the word “lampu” and “hyang” which mean Light & The God. So then, Lempuyang means the light of the God.
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This temple has a very important function in Bali. For the Balinese, this temple should be visited for prayers once in ten years. This temple is considered as one of the symbols of balance and also symbols of the light.
Lempuyang Temple has one of the most distinctive features of the temple in Bali. This temple is divided into 3 parts, located at the foot of the hill called Penataran Lempuyang, on the way to the top of the hill Bisbis you will find a second temple named Lempuyang Madya, and on the hill Bisbis after you pass about three thousand steps named Lempuyang Luhur Temple.
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How to get to Lempuyang Temple?
This temple location is in Tista village, Abang district, Karangasem regency. Precisely about 76 Km, about 2.5 hours drive. During the trip, you will pass many magnificent scenery. The beautiful scenery of Mount Agung will make your eyes stunned by it.
Before arriving here, many interesting places to visit during the trip, one of them is Goa lawah temple, Tirta Gangga water palace and you will see the beauty of Candidasa beach.