Kerta Gosa Bali located in Klungkung regency downtown. About 40 km from Denpasar city to the east by crossing the by-pass Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra. The location is right in front of the Regent office of Klungkung regency. Kerta Gosa building is part of the kingdom of Klungkung, complex of buildings built-in 1686 by the first holder of the power of the Ida I Dewa Agung Jambe. In antiquity Kerta Gosa was a place for discussion about security, justice, and prosperity of the kingdom of Bali, or referred by a court in Bali where in earlier times. This place we recommend as one of places to go in Bali.
Kerta Gosa Bali – Balinese Architecture
Kerta Gosa consists of two buildings with Balinese architecture, which Bale Kambang and Kerta Gosa. Bale Kambang buildings surrounded by pools called Taman Gili. The uniqueness of the building is on the ceiling on all building. On the ceiling there is a painting of a portrait of daily live, as well as the punishment that will be accepted if human make mistake. Besides that the paintings also tell story about karma reward of good or bad result on human actions committed during life and reincarnation into the world to atone for all sins of actions.
In addition to the two buildings there is also a lively museum visited by tourists. The museum store objects – relics of the kingdom of Klungkung and place that are used by Balinese as courts in kingdom times. Domestic and foreign tourists who visited charged Rp 12,000 entrance fee before entering the area Kerta Gosa. In addition, plenty of people choose this site for pre wedding photography with Balinese dress. If you want to see the sample of pre wedding photo taken in Kerta Gosa, please click this link, pre wedding photo shoot.
Next to the parking area of Kertagosa, there is shops and art markets. Many traders selling craft items such as woven cloth, gold and silver jewelry, painting puppet, and wicker. Kertagosa Bali, visited by tourists, especially during school vacations and holidays.
Kerta Gosa Bali One Of The Place To Go In Bali For Holiday
Well-known tourist area in Klungkung other than Kertagosa is that the village of Kamasan village. A village who produce, Bali silver, paintings and puppets. Also Kerta Gosa Bali closed to Pura Goa Lawah, Hindu temple with bat cave. This site is one direction with Tenganan village Bali. If you want to visit Kerta Gosa, we always available to escort you. We provide Bali car rental with driver and without driver
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