Bali, the smallest island province of Indonesia, is known for being one of the top tourist destinations in Southeast Asia. Located amongst the Lesser Sunda Islands, the island of Bali is a beautiful province with breath-taking scenery and a wide range of cultural and recreational attractions. Pristine beaches, luscious and mysterious forests, amazing peaks, and many exotic temples are some of the major highlights of Bali. For a comfortable and tranquil stay in a Seminyak beach resort, make a reservation at Anantara Seminiyak Bali Resort.
The inner regions of Bali are known for their breathtaking beauty, and one such region is the serene Watukaru/Batukaru area. This small area is referred to as both Watukaru and Batukaru and its amazing scenery and many cultural attractions have made it one of the most popular touring areas. The area is of such significant cultural, historic and archeological value, that it was declared a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. Thus, touring Watukaru/Batukaru is a must for anyone who is interested in witnessing the pristine natural beauty of Bali and its cultural landmarks.
The Watukaru/Batukaru area is set amidst awe-inspiring rice terraces and luscious rain forests. The endless sight of lush greenery is one of the most serene experiences Bali has to offer, and it is sure to be a treat for those of you who love nature. Apart from their amazing beauty, the rice terraces give visitors a valuable insight in the agriculture based cultured of Bali, and the lifestyle of the farmers of Bali. The rain forest in the area is also well known for being home to many species of birds, and the sound of the birds in the quiet and blissful rice terrains and forests truly makes touring this area a tranquil experience. The highlight of this area is the monumental Watukaru Temple; one of the six biggest Hindu Temples of Bali, which is known for its grand architecture & design and religious ambiance. Other landmarks that are worth touring are the famous Penatahan Hot Spring and the Taman Ayun Temple.
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