Uluwatu Temple

Bali Uluwatu Temple is located in Pecatu Village, Kuta Sub-district, Badung District, Bali. The temple is 30 kilometers to the south of Denpasar. Uluwatu Temple is one of the six Sad Kahyangan Temples, the main spiritual pillars in Bali Island. Every six months according to the Balinese 210-day Pawukon cycle, big temple anniversary celebrations are held at the temple. Uluwatu Temple is also dedicated to protect Bali from evil sea spirits. There are hundreds of monkeys roaming along the path outside the temple.There are two doors at the end of the path, the north door and the south one, through which visitors enter the temple complex. Visitors must wear a sarong and a sash, as well as appropriate clothes common for temple visits. They are provided in the temple. The best time to visit is just before sunset. Kecak and Fire Dance Performance is performed everyday. There's no public transportation to get here and going back in to town will be difficult without any prearranged ride or taxi.