Uluwatu is a temple located on a narrow and steep drop cape. The steep drop is continually under strong abrasion of Indian ocean. The foundation of this temple is associated with the myth of famous Hindu Priest who had strong magic power. According to the myth, after the priest doing the reformation of the Hindu in Bali he than took a short meditation here and his body became disappeared absorbed by the nature. He is believed to have practiced what is considered the highest state in Hindu that is “ moksa “ Uluwatu temple tour is one of the most popular tourism visit in Bali after Tanah Lot sea temple. The location of this temple is on the southern most tip of the island. This is a good distance from areas such as Kuta, Nusa Dua or Sanur.
On the afternoon depart for sightseeing with first visit to Padang-padang beach one the most beautiful beach in Bali once selected by American film producer as the back ground of the story with the star Ms Juia Robert. Continue to visit Uluwatu, a temple located on a narrow and steep drop cape. The steep drop is continually under strong abrasion of Indian ocean. The foundation of this temple is associated with the myth of famous Hindu Priest who is said to have strong magic power Dang Hyang Nirarta. According to the myth, after the priest doing the said reformation of the Hindu in Bali he then took a meditation here and his body become disappeared absorbed by the nature. He is believed to have practiced what is considered the highest state in Hindu that is the “MOKSA” what has long been dreamed withno clear clue. Duration Half day ( 16.00 – 20.00 )
There is a myth about Hindu priest from Java called "Dang Hyang Nirartha" or " Peranda Sakti Wawu Rauh", full of mystical episodes since his arrival until his disappearance in Bali. The story of this priest written on palm leaves called "lontar" in middle Balinese language mixed with old Javanese and Sanskrit. It is not known weather the story was written by this priest himself or other priest who wish to promote the name of priest to have been one having merit for Balinese. The story is strongly influneced by the literature of India such as speculation of Sorga ( heaven ) which is the same as other religion that is concerning the world after death or the "here after" This world is contrasted into two polarization such as Eden and hell. For those devotees, a promise of all goodness and happiness are there which is called "sorga" In the tradition of Hindu in Bali it is said that the "sorga" is undescribed by pen, unexpressed by word, and undepicted with picture. Where truth is an absolute, and body is embraced into it, so it is only exist " enlightenment" see more
Among various tour packages and tour options in Bali there are some tours which can be said always on the publications and interest a large part of travellers to Bali. Kintamani mountain tour sits at the first number as the most popular sightseeing tour, second is Taman Ayun and Tanah Lot tour, third is Uluwatu temple tour. List of these choice is presented at other page