BALITOURISMTIMES.com, KARANGASEM – Traveling in a royal garden can be a new and fun experience. Especially if the vacation you spend with your family is done by visiting the Tirta Gangga Bali Tourism Park. Surely the natural beauty and splendor of royal ornaments can be found here. Tirta gangga used to be a water park belonging to the Karangasem Kingdom, which was built by the King of Karangasem. Anak Agung Anglurah Keut Karangasem Agung. In 1946, Tirta Gangga came from the word “Tirta” which means holy water and “Ganga” which is the name of a holy river in India.
From this name, it is meant that this tourist park has holy water from the Ganges river, and as a form of respect for the Hindu community. Tirta Gangga is built on a land area of 1.2 hectares, which extends from east to west in the rice fields. There are three buildings that have become the character icons. Namely, there are statues, pool buildings and plantation areas. All of these buildings have an implied meaning in them.
Tirta Gangga’s natural conditions are very cool, this is because it is located at the foot of Mount Agung. Its beauty and coolness make tourists very interested and feel at home to visit this tourist attraction for a long time. The calm and peaceful atmosphere of Tirta Gangga is perfect for relieving fatigue and relieving fatigue from daily life activities. At the first gate, tourists will be greeted by statues neatly lined up like royal soldiers. Visitors can walk along the pond filled with fish, on foot over the pond with a path made of natural stone, which is neatly arranged like a series of bridges. You can also take selfies with the background of the statues in the pool.
In addition to the pool that contains holy water, there is also a swimming pool for visiting tourists. If you want to swim in the mini kola, visitors only need to pay the entrance ticket, which is IDR 25,000 for domestic tourists, and IDR 50,000 for foreign tourists. The pool used is the sanih water pool, which also has clear and fresh water. After swimming and enjoying the natural beauty at the Tirta Gangga location, visitors can also taste the various dishes that are served. Even visitors can also buy souvenirs and souvenirs that are there.
Tirta Gangga Tourism Park is located in Ababi Village, Abang District, Karangasem Regency, Bali. The location is about 5 kilometers north of downtown Amlapura. If from Kuta, it is about a kilometer and takes about 2 hours drive. You can use a motorized vehicle by driving yourself or rent a car with a driver. With a relatively affordable entrance fee, you can enjoy the natural beauty of Tirta Gangga Tourism Park, together with family or friends, while on vacation on the island of Bali.(aar/btt)