Taman Ayun Temple also popular as Bali Royal family Temple, A temple surrounded by beautiful GardenPura (temple) Taman Ayun was built in 1634 by the Raja of Mengwi, I Gusti Agung Putu.
It is also called Pura Kawiten or family temple, a special temple where the deified ancestors of the King Dynasty of Mengwi and important gods of other temples are honored. Taman Ayun literally translates as ‘beautiful garden’ and is generally regarded as one of the most attractive temples of Bali.
Taman Ayun temple or Royal family Temple in Bali is situated in a beautiful park with trees and ponds. like the rest of the temple there are 3 areas, Outside area, middle area and the Main area is closed for visitor, it is only open for the local village people for worshiping. But you can still able to see the temple from the outside area, you can walk around as the wall is not too high.
Entrace fee to Taman ayun Temple
IDR. 15.000 is required to enter the temple area, Sarong and sash is provided from the desk. you can visit this temple in the morning or late in the afternoon to avoid the heat. This temple has 3 main area or Mandala where each area is divided by entrance gate.
A Huge and well maintained temple with ponds in surrounding, Where local can come for fishing. Also the green Garden make it Beautiful as it names taman ayun. Means Beautiful garden in English.
This main area of Worship is closed for visitor, You can see the whole worship area from outside the walls. Here you will see a beautiful and huge Balinese temple gate for best photo background. then you are can walk along the wall while see the whole temple building.
Like the rest of All temples in Bali, There are also several building for Storage (Bale) And Traditional kitchen, Where during the ceremony all the local in this area will come during the festival.
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