Bali's Gate of Heaven (Majestic View of Mt. Agung)
• Highlights: Fascinating majestic view of Mount Agung, Balinese lunch with paddy fields view, and see weaving process of local fine textile.
• Departure: Daily, 8:00 AM
• Activity duration: 8 hrs
⦿ Visit pura Lempuyang that is perched on a hilltop on the side of 1058m Mt. Lempuyang, a twin of neighboring 1175m Mt. Seraya. Being one of Bali’s nine directional temple which is responsible for the east means there are always faithful Balinese in meditative contemplation.
⦿ Lempuyang is complex of seven temples whose first temple, is so famous that people are waiting patiently for the turn to take picture between its split ‘Gate of Heaven’ facing the majestic Mount Agung.
⦿ Proceed to reach the 2nd temple that looks across the mottled green patchwork that is east Bali.Drive to the place for a real taste of Bali lunch at Penelope Williams’s Bali Asli. Enjoy the signature dish of Megibung – a traditional Eastern Balinese meal that includes six or seven elements such as sate (seasoned, grilled meat skewers), soup, banana leaf parcels, salads, rice and dessert.
⦿ The restaurant, an earthen-toned space with communal wooden tables opens seamlessly out onto an expansive wooden deck overlooking lush green wrinkles of paddy fields, with the view of Mount Agung in the distance.Going back to your hotel through the winding road of Sidemen, a village where famous painters such as Walter Spies stayed to capture the beauty of this area.
⦿ Stop by for the opportunity to stroll along the rice field or for watching the weaving process of the local fine textile of ‘ikat’
⦾ Confirmation will be received at time of booking
⦾ Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women
⦾ Minimum of 2 adults are required per booking