Lempuyang gate of heaven is a famous gate for tourists today. A very hunted gate for Instagram and the best spot photo lovers. Located in the villages of Bunutan, Abang, Seraya, Karangasem-Bali, in the highlands with a blend of the grand gate and Mount Agung. Make this place always crowded every day.
Lempuyang Temple or better known as Lempuyang Gate of Heaven is one of the biggest temples in Bali. Because of its position in the east of Bali. Therefore, for Balinese Hindus, Lempuyang Temple is believed to be the guardian of the eastern island of Bali.
In the Lempuyang temple area there are several temple complexes, which cannot be reached by all tourists. Because of its far location and climbed thousands of steps to reach the main temple.
But why are tourists interested in visiting the lempuyang temple? For the location of the heaven gate located in the temple complex at the bottom. Therefore you don’t need to climb thousands of steps. The position of the gate is also high, so you can see the tip and majesty of Mount Agung in the middle of the gate.
The best time to visit the Lempuyang Gate of Heaven.
Because tourist visits to this place are almost full every day, we recommend arriving early or late afternoon. If it is possible for you to arrive before 7 am, you will be able to get photos with a blend of sunrise. But for those of you who prefer to watch the sunset behind Mount Agung, you can come in the afternoon.
What is the best way to reach the Lempuyang Temple gate of heaven? here are some ways to achieve it.
Because the distance and location of this temple is very far around 78 km from Ngurah Rai Airport. Besides being located in a remote village, the best way to reach this place is to rent a car with a local driver.
With locals you certainly don’t need to worry about road situations and getting lost. Most Balinese know the extreme road conditions to get to Lempuyang Temple.
Because the location of the temple is far and past several tourist destinations such as Tirta Gangga, Taman Ujung, Gua Lawah, Teganan Village and virgin beaches. Therefore, you can enter several interesting places in East Bali on your tour agenda.
Rules and clothing for entering the temple area.
All temple in Bali is a sanctified place by the Balinese Hindu community. Therefore it is strictly prohibited for those of you who are menstruating for the women. And all visitors are required to use sarong, usually already provided at the entrance ticket.