Gitgit Waterfall

Full Day North Bali - Waterfall Tour

This tour is a journey to the northen part of Bali, to visit places in the north for its natural beauty landscape. North Bali Tour will visit the famous Ulun Danu Temple, the floating temple on Beratan Lake. The tour continue to visit the spectacular view of Gitgit Waterfall, then heading northbound for lunch at Lovina, a beach in the north with black sand along the coast. Continue the tour to visit the Banjar Hot Water Spring that flows from the mountain to a public bath place. Then go to Brahma Vihara Budisht Temple in Singaraja.

Highlights

  • Floating temple on Beratan Lake
  • Spectacular view of Gitgit Waterfall
  • Lunch at northern coast, Lovina Beach
  • Banjar hot water spring
  • Brahma Vihara Budhist Temple

Beratan Lake Temple

Ulun Danu Beratan Temple is a temple dedicated to the goddess of the lake, Ida Batari Dewi Ulun Danu. The dominant shrines are Meru’s (pagodas) the representation of the mountain. The temple was built in the 17th century in worship of the main Hindu trinity, Brahma-Vishnu-Shiva, as well as lake goddess, Dewi Danu. The sight and cool atmosphere of the Bali uplands have made the lake and this temple a favorite sightseeing and recreational spot as well as a frequently photographed site. Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, literally ‘the source temple of Lake Beratan’, the island’s most iconic sanctuary sharing the scenic qualities with the seaside temple of Uluwatu and Tanah Lot. The smooth reflective surface of the lake surrounding most of the temple’s base creates a unique floating impression, while the mountain range of the Bedugul region encircling the lake provides the temple with a scenic backdrop. Ulun Danu Beratan Temple mostly called as a Ulun Danu Temple lies by the western banks of Lake Bratan in the Bedugul Highlands at a level of 1239m above sea level, is one of the most picturesque and most photographed temples in Bali. Ulun Danu is inside the caldera of the now extinct volcano Gunung Catur. It is one of the main sources of irrigation in the Balinese highlands, and so the temple is dedicated to Dewi Danu, the lake goddess. Ulun Danu temple can be traced back to the rise of the Mengwi kingdom. The name of Ulun Danu Beratan Temple is taken from the lake where the temple is built at Beratan Lake. The name of Beratan Lake is inseparable with the Beratan Mount as deity and goddess as fertility source, prosperity to keep the prosperity in life and society. In papyrus chronicle, Mengwi is elaborated by the history of Ulun Danu Beratan Temple founding together with existence of the Mengwi Empire. Therefore its status is pertained with the secondhand of Temple Empire what is usually pertained as Dang Kahyangan. It is the same to the description in papyrus of Usana Bali and Padma Bhuwana, hence Puncak Mangu Temple where the Panyawangan (representative place to worship) is the Ulun Danu Beratan Temple. Therefore, Balinease calls it Kahyangan Jagat, the biggest group of Hindu temple in Bali. The ‘floating’ temple complex is comprised of four groups of shrines, including the prominent Lingga Petak shrine to its east. There are four gates facing each of the four points of the compass.

Gitgit Waterfall

Gitgit Waterfall is located at Gitgit village, about 10 km from Singaraja or about 70 km from Denpasar. It is set at height land about 300 meters above sea level. The facilities are available at Gitgit Waterfall is consisted of the parking area, restaurant and art shop. Not too far from the waterfall, there is a rest area, a place where you can enjoy surrounding the beautiful panorama of rice terrace and Buleleng Beach. In order to visit the Gitgit waterfall, all visitors will follow the walkway downhill until the spot point. This road is one of the omissions in the Dutch era where local resident used it to access other regions. A monument is also built at the area to commemorate the struggle of Singaraja people against the Dutch colonials. This monument is called Bhuwana Pangkung Bangka. On 1975, this waterfall is opened as tourist destinations in north part of Bali. Since then, the area become popular place to visit by tourists.

Lovina Beach

Lovina Beach is one of the famous tourist destinations in the north of Bali island, which has beautiful calm seawater, blackish chromatic sand and the sea with its dolphin. One of the favorite fascinations in Lovina is dolphin-watching tour. Hundreds of dolphins can be seen in the morning time around 1 km offshore. Lovina area is also supported by other tourism fascinations, which can be reached from this location. Places of interests around Lovina are Hot Water Banjar, Wihara Buddha (Buddies shrine).

Banjar Hot Spring

Banjar Hot Spring is a nature hot wellspring and it is believed can heal diseases. Its water is accommodated at one small swimming pool encircled by unique rural nature, its situation close to the ‘wihara’ (Buddha Temple). Banjar Hot Water Spring is located in Banjar village, in Singaraja Regency. It is about 24 km from Singaraja. To reach the hot water location, tourists will be transferred in a vehicle through the main road and passing through a Balinese village with its unique culture life. The nearest accommodations like hotels or lodging including restaurants are also available particularly at Lovina Beach area. Banjar Hot Water Spring source is predictably built since hundred of years ago and since the Japanese colonize Indonesia; this place has developed into three pools to relocate the water for taking a bath. The Japanese had also developed its military officer resort close to this area. Having bathing in the heat water containing brimstone, will be able to heal skin diseases. This public bath now is exploited by public society. Also, nowadays this place is opened for tourist who can use this bathing place to swim in hot pool or enjoy the waterfall.

Brahma Vihara

Brahma Vihara Arama was initiated by a local villager name Ida Ketut Djelantik from Banjar village, in 1956. This year is the begining of spiritual community, rised up and practise Buddhism teaching by meditation methode. Since the coming of Buddhist spiritual monks to Bali in 1958 there were more and more people were interested in practising meaditation, then a simple place to practise meditation, named Brahma Vihara was built. As more and more people were interested in the practise, in the begining of 1970 the former vihara was enlargee and moved to the current location. The temple had been destroyed by a big earthquake in 1976, then it was renovated gradually. In 1982 Dalai Lama visited this temple and advised to build the stupa, since that visit Brahma Viahara Arama became famous and became the centre of the Budhism practise.

What you need to bring

  • Sunblock, camera to capture some great spots.

Meeting point

  • Your hotel lobby (PLEASE MENTION YOUR DETAILED HOTEL ADDRESS).

Cancellation policy

  • Free cancellation, up to 2 days prior.

 

General terms & conditions:

HOW TO BOOK
Choose any packages available.
Fill up booking form available and make sure provide us valid email address, we will reply and confirm your booking through email provided.
After receiving your booking request we will reconfirm your booking request, to make sure your request and information provided are correct.
Provide us a certain place as your pick-up point. It can be your accommodation or other public places.
After all request clear, we will send the booking confirmation to finalise your booking, including payment order, etc.

TERMS OF PAYMENT
Payment is cash basis.
NO DEPOSIT required. Full settlement is on the day of activity at the facility.
Payment with other currency will convert based on daily exchange rate.

PRICE

Regular: IDR 700,000 / car

Inclusion: Private 7-seater van + petrol + English-speaking driver
Note: Entrance fee, lunch and dinner are not included in the price

All Inclusive: IDR 675,000 / person

Inclusion: Private 7-seater van + petrol + English-speaking driver, entrance ticket & donation, lunch, mineral water, govt. tax.

*Minimum 2 person
*Area covered for pick-up: Kuta, Legian, Seminyak, Canggu, Sanur Denpasar, Ubud. Please contact us for pick up in different area.

NOTE:

The tour is private with NO strangers in the car, only you and your companion.
Regular Tours Price is a car and driver service only, entrance fees and meals are excluded. Itinerary time and tourism site are customizable.
Inclusive Tours Price is an all inclusive package, entrance fees, meals and all cost of the program are included.
The tour will be assisted by English-speaking tour driver with guiding service.
Use contact form provided to send us message, inquire information or make other or further inquiries.
The price is include 21% government tax and services.

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