Tanah Lot Temple

Tanah Lot Temple is located in coastal side of Beraban countryside, Kediri sub district and Tabanan Regency. It is situated in 30 Km in west side of Denpasar town an about 11 Km is south side of Tabanan town. Tanah Lot Temple is just about 20 meters from the coastal lip. Tanah Lot Temple is very famous among tourist destinations in Bali because it’s spectacular view of sunset. At some nooks of coral reef around Tanah Lot Temple

History:
Dang Hyang Nirartha or better known as “Pedanda Sakti Wau Rauh” that came from the region of Blambangan, East Java to Bali Island around the 16th century. At that time of the Reign of King Dalem Waturenggong in Gelgel, Bali. Later, he held a sacred journey (Dharmayatra) and walk down the south coast of the Bali Island from the western to the eastern regions. In the Journey, in the end he found a beach in Tabanan area (now is Tabanan Regency), not far from the Baraban Village. Furthermore, he saw a rock in the shape of a small island in the sea. in this place he meditate and he felt the vibrations of chastity. So on top of the rock, he suggested to build a holy building for worship of God that was known as Tanah Lot Temple