Friday, November 15, 2013

Beratan Lake Bali most beautiful lakes in the world

Beratan Lake is a beautiful lake very special and charming, located in Bedugul area, Candikuning Village, Baturiti District, Tabanan, Bali Indonesia.

Berata Lake located at an altitude of 1,200 meters, and the climate is very
cold. Beratan Lake is the most eastern of the two other lakes, namely Buyan Lake and Tamblingan Lake, the same one that is in the area of ​​Bedugul. This lake is a cluster of twin lakes inside a huge caldera. Lake Bratan is one of the important lakes in terms of irrigation in Bali.

Beratan Lake is located on the side of the road, which is on the road connecting Denpasar to Singaraja, which through Bedugul area with beautiful hills, and the air is very cool.
The lake is located very close to the Eka Karya Botanical Garden. So that makes this place to be one of the mainstay tourist island of Bali. Located in the mountainous area, which has an atmosphere cool and comfortable, with an unspoiled tropical trees. If a visit to  Beratan Lake, you will be treated to views of the natural beauty that is very indulgent eye.

In the middle of Beratan Lake, there is a temple, the Pura Ulun Danu. Pura Ulun Danu Bratan or Pura Bratan is a major water temple in Bali, Indonesia. This temple is a shrine to the Sang Hyang Dewi Danu, as the giver of fertility deity, the goddess of water, the river goddess. Ulun Danu existence in the middle of the lake into a very unique attraction for tourists. Therefore, when the water overflowed the lake, the temple in the middle of the lake seen submerged by water. At the downstream edge of the water there are many small temples that are specific to each irrigation association ( subak ).

Beratan Lake is in the middle of the island of Bali, about 50 kilometers from the city of Denpasar, or about 70 km from the tourist area of ​​Kuta, also from Ngurah Rai Airport. If taken from Ngurah Rai airport, takes about 2 hours away by car, if there is no traffic congestion.

On the way to Beratan Lake by car, we are going through with the road winding climbs. No roadside vegetable garden scenery and picturesque valleys. Because it is located in the highlands, so the attraction is very cool and sometimes in the blanket of fog.

In the area of Beratan Lake, tourists can enjoy a relaxing time as he traveled by foot or rent a boat to cross the temple is located in the middle of the lake. Various types of fruits and vegetables grown in this area is very fertile. Locals sell their crops in the local market, so that the tourists can feel the fresh vegetables freshly harvested.

In the area of Beratan ​​Lake has prepared boats or canoes are rented out to visitors, so that they can enjoy the beauty of Lake Beratan. Travelers who like or want to just sit and enjoy the beauty of the lake, can try fishing from the edge of the lake. Sitting on top of a bamboo bridge, tourists can try their luck to get a fish or just joking laughter with friends or family.

Beratan Lake top 20 attractions prettiest lakes in the world version of The Huffington Post, a news web site from the United States. The lake is in the middle there is a Ulun Danu Temple is one of the favorite places for tourists, both domestic and foreign tourists who holiday in Bali.

The Huffington Post says that the panoramic beauty of Lake Beratan arguably parallel to Superior Lake  in Michigan (USA), West Lake (China), and Kawaguchi Lake (Japan) .