Ulun Danu Bratan Temple
Ulun Danu Temple is a Balinese Hindu Temple located at Candi Kuning countryside, Baturiti sub district and Tabanan regency. The distance from Denpasar town is about 50 km north side the way from Denpasar to Singaraja.
It is set at lakeside of Beratan with beautiful lake view and hills surround it. It is situated in the plateau area with cool atmosphere surround it and hills as a backdrop. We can find at north side of this temple is Pucak Sangkur mount, in the eastside there is Beratan Mount which also referred as Pucak Mangu or Pucak Pangelengan, in the south side there is Terate Bang Mount and in the Westside there is Tapak Mount and Watukaru Mount.
This Temple is dedicated to Dewi Danu, The Goddes of the Water and Bratan Lake, The Temple founded in 17th Century. its the focus of numerous ceremonies and pilgrimages to ensure supplies the water, the temple sits on the shore of the lake. Ulun Danu Temple has clasical Hindu thatched roof ( multi roofed shrine ) called Meru. Perched on tiny island just offshore that are best known. The unforgettable setting is typically Balinese : At the edge of Bratan Lake irises bloom in shades of yellow, fuchsia and magenta, young girls and old men fish in clusters among the tiger lilies, the misty peak of a dormant volcano emerges in the distance. it’s very picturesque. Its very favorite direction for Bali Tours