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The former royal palace of Tirtagangga (which means water of the Ganges, Hinduism's holy river) features tiered fountains, gardens, and stone sculptures of mythical creatures spouting water into bathing pools. Just outside the palace grounds, the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Jl. Abang-Amlapura, Karangasem 80852, Indonesia
+62 878-6224-0233
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wow!!! we visited this after heaven’s gate and so glad we did. We were luckily it was relatively quiet when we visited as it was early morning. Fountains and stepping stones and walking around with large koi carp swimming around you….just beautiful! long drive we...More

Thank strawberry0603
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you like gardens/landscapes, you can get some ideas from this place.. it’s far from the famous Kuta & from the South, about 2.5 hrs by car to the northEast from Kuta. Also if you feel like you just really want peace & quiet, this...More

Thank nishynish
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Driving 3 hours from Kuta/ Legian. Ticket 30.000 IDR / Person. Don't forget to bring your hat. This place have good restaurant.

Thank agungsudr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my second visit, the gardens are just beautiful it’s a very tranquil & calming place to visit. Surrounded in colour, scents and flowing bubbling water. Must stop & check out the reptile & owl guy for photo op - left side exiting gardens....More

Thank Sharne T
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is quite small but very beautiful especially if less people around. To avoid the crowds go for early morning or later afternoon around 4pm. Some good sunsets and nice restaurants on site. A pretty village with shops next to the site. Take your swimwear...More

Thank forevermagpie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is so hype on instagram and it is so crowded esp the queue to take an instagenic photo. Some couples took 10-15 mins in just one spot to take worth thousands likes on intagram. It is annoying since it makes a long queue...More

Thank Icha T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning gardens with many water features. Very nice and relaxing place. We visited the temple with my husband while we were on our honeymoon. If you visit that side of the island, this place worth a visit!

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite a nice place to relax. There are garden, ponds with big gold fish that you can feed, hotel and restaurant, and the pool. For us, the highlight is the pool. The fresh cool water from the mountain make the pool very nice and refreshing...More

Thank MayLeetha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here couple times and never bored. The place is beautiful. I love feed the fish. My niece really enjoy visit this place and she always talk about lots of fish and giant Koi fish. This place also good for pre- wedding photo shoot....More

Thank Desyana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed wandering around this place and discovering all the interesting nooks and crannies. The stepping stones is the place where the majority of the people gather and as such it becomes extremely busy. Especially when they stop on the stepping stones for 10 minutes...More

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Stephane P
2 August 2018|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Hire a driver, don’t book a taxi it’s to far!
13 November 2017|
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Response from Madeline W | Reviewed this property |
It took us about 3 hours from Seminyak so maybe 3.5-4 hours depending on time of day and traffic.
Silvia F
17 September 2017|
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Response from agostonpeti | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we spent there like 40-50 mins... and were not in a hurry. 3-4 hours you can even swim in the 'pool'. I think the 2 hours is enough.
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