Explore East Bali
Trekking along the Rice Fields
With Mount Agung as a back drop
The trail starts in the small village of Kastala up on the hills and through wooded areas, streams and expansive rice fields. Sample some susu bananas at the local stands along the way. The destination is the Aga Village of Tenganan where a refreshing cup of herbal tea awaits you and a taste of the distinctive honey from the black bees.
East Bali Cultural
Tenganan, Besakih, Tirtagangga, Ujung
At Bloo Lagoon we want our guests to experience the unique culture and rich history of East Bali.
Our staff will assist you in organizing a tour to fit your interests:
- the traditional village of Tenganan with its special double ikat textiles,
- the mother temple at Besakih on the foothills of imposing Mount Agung,
- the elegant water palaces at Tirtagangga and Ujung, built by the kings of the Karangasem Regency
and many more captivating places.
Ujung Water Palace
Experience the unique culture and rich history of East Bali, the elegant water palaces at Ujung, built by the king of the Karangasem Regency.
Tirta Gangga Water Palace
Karang Asem Regency
Named after the sacred river Ganges, the complex includes the Royal Palace, bathing pools and the Patirthan Temple. Built in 1946 by the king of Karangasem, the one hectare complex was badly damaged by the eruption of Mount Agung in 1963. A popular site for recreation and for its holy waters.
Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking
In order to catch the sunrise the tour leaves Bloo Lagoon at 2 am. Breakfast boxes are provided. Hiking boots, a jacket and long pants are recommended since it gets cold at the summit (1.717 meters). It takes approximately two hours to climb to the top.