Also known as Pura Luhur Uluwatu, Uluwatu Temple is among the best temples in Bali and located on top of a steep cliff. Like Tanag Lot Temple, this temple too shares a good sunset view, attracting millions of tourists every year.. Overlooking the Indian Ocean, Uluwatu Temple boasts of Balinese architecture, traditionally-designed gateways, and ancient sculptures.
There is a small forest at the front and hundreds of monkeys dwell here to guard the temple against bad influence.
According to Bali Hindu's, the three divine powers, Brahma, Vishnu, and Siva meet here. Do visit the shrine having Brahmin statue, facing the Indian Ocean and is considered as a representation of Dhang Hyang Dwijendra. As a visitor, couples must wear a sarong and a sash while visiting a temple. Opening Hours: 9am-6pm
How to reach: Located in Pura Uluwatu at Pecatu Village, one can reach this temple by taking the bypass main road to Nusa Dua and to Jimbaran and then follow the ascending road up to Uluwatu. It is important to arrange vehicle by own as there is no public transportation to get here.
Entry fees - $1 for adult and $0.75 for kids