from USD 50.00 Child USD 31.50
Available, from Tue, Jul 16, 2024
(23 Reviews)

Loko, Apr 2023

Visiting the Batukaru Ancient Temple was a humbling experience. The temple's significance in Balinese culture is truly remarkable, and it was an honor to witness it firsthand.


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Embark on a journey to the heart of Bali's natural splendor with our "UNESCO Jatiluwih Rice Terrace and Batukaru Ancient Temple" tour. This immersive experience is designed for those who seek to connect with the earth's bounty and the spiritual essence of this island paradise.

Your adventure begins in the fertile highlands of Batukaru Mountain, an area celebrated for its rich volcanic soil that nurtures an abundance of life. Here, you'll be enveloped in a landscape bursting with tropical fruits, aromatic spices, verdant vegetables, and a kaleidoscope of local flowers, all flourishing under the expert care of the Balinese. This is where agriculture transcends mere cultivation, becoming a communal art form deeply woven into the cultural fabric.

The highlight of this verdant journey is a visit to the stunning terraces of Jatiluwih, a living canvas painted by countless generations of farmers. Recognized by UNESCO for its traditional SUBAK irrigation system, Jatiluwih offers a breathtaking panorama of meticulously cared-for rice fields, a symbol of harmony between humans and nature.

Venturing deeper into the heart of Bali, you'll discover the serene Luhur Batukaru Temple, a spiritual oasis hidden within the embrace of dense tropical forests. As the cool mist wraps around you, the mystical ambiance of this ancient temple will transport you to a world of tranquil reflection. The moss-covered stones and timeless architecture of Luhur Batukaru stand as silent guardians of Bali's rich spiritual heritage, offering a unique sanctuary of peace far removed from the island's bustling tourist centers.

The "Jatiluwih Rice Terrace and Batukaru Ancient Temple" tour is not just a journey through stunning landscapes but it's an invitation to experience the soul of Bali, where the sacred and the fertile converge to create a tapestry of natural and spiritual wonder. Join us on this enchanting exploration, where each step reveals the deep-rooted traditions and breathtaking beauty of this island's hidden sanctuaries.

What To Expect

Pick up at Major Hotel

Pick-up is available from the most centrally located hotels in Kuta, Legian, Tuban, Sanur, Jimbaran, and Tanjung Benoa areas. For other areas with additional charges. Pick-up from other areas is not recommended.

  • Nusa Dua will be charged USD 4 or IDR 50,000/Person
  • Ubud, Canggu, Pecatu, Uluwatu, Tabanan, and Tanah Lot will be charged USD 10 or IDR. 150.000/Person
  • Candidasa, Singaraja will be charged USD 20 or IDR 300.000/Person

2 hours. Admision Ticket Free

Jatiluwih Rice Terrace

In the fertile volcanic foothills of Batukaru Mountains you'll see an abundance of tropical fruits, spices, vegetables and flowers. It is no wonder that the community here is considered Bali's farming elite. For the Balinese, cultivation of land is a creative art and a communal effort, and the people of Jatiluwih have created a true masterpiece - an endless and intricate jigsaw of finely curved rice terraces in brilliant shades of green, with glistening waters, so soothing to the eye.

1 hour. Admision Ticket Free

Batukaru Temple

Then, travelling through thick tropical forest beneath Mount Batukaru you'll reach the remote Temple of Luhur. For Balinese Hindu's, this site has special mystical powers and only the Besakih Temple is more sacred - an ideal spot to meditate! There is also a 'rest stop' at a local restaurant (meals and drinks are not included).

1 hour. Admision Ticket Free

Back to hotel

It's then time to say goodbye, as you transfer back to your hotel.

2 hours. Admision Ticket Free

What's Included

  • Land transportation by air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • English Speaking Licensed Guide service
  • Entrance Fee
  • Goods and service tax
  • Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Meals / beverage
  • Personal expenses

Cancellation policy

A 100% cancellation fee will apply if the tour is cancelled within 48 hours prior to tour departure. 


(23 Reviews)