Bukit Jambul Rice Terraces
Bukit Jambul Rice Terraces is renown as an outstanding natural tourist destination due to the harmonious combination of hilly land, rice fields, valleys and the beautiful sea panorama in a distance. Located at Pesaban traditional village, Nongan village, Rendang district. It is approximately 8 kms from Klungkung regency to the north, and about 51 kms from Denpasar or 15 kms from Besakih. Take about 1,5 hours drive away using vehicles or 30 minutes to Besakih Temple that is famous called by Mother Temple. When we take the direction from Kerta Gosa, we just take 30 minutes away to the north side until we found the windy road.
Bukit Jambul is known as a wonderful destination for a harmonious combination between the hills, fields, valleys, and beautiful sea panorama. Towards this location visitors will pass through the asphalt road which is flanked by a clump of clove and coconut trees on both sides, an uphill trip through the beautiful hills and soothing eye. This plantation is cultivated by local residents in addition to working as farmers in the rice fields.
From high land, we will be able to witness the beauty of the nature beneath. A stunning fertile rice fields terrace surrounding the area of Bukit Jambul has long enjoyed its reputation as a tourist destination. With a cool air and enjoyable atmosphere, Bukit Jambul is a perfect place to unwind and rejuvenate, and it is an included itinerary on Bali tour pacakage for photo opportunities.
Bukit Jambul is a unique name, was firstly given during the Dutch invasion in Indoneisa. The tourists who come at the time were inspired on a high hill, with large trees at the top and a shrine that is called Pura Pucak Sari. At this location visitors can see the beautiful panorama of rice fields, hills, valleys and the sea beneath. From a distance, this big trees look like a tufting hair on top of a high hill, so it is called as "Bukit Jambul" (Bukit = hill, Jambul = tufting hair).
Bukit Jambul Rice Terraces also supported with facilities for the tourists, such as local restaurant, food stalls or "warung", and large parking lot. Visitors can relax while trying some of the menu offered by Bukit Jambul Bali restaurant, refresh the mind and relaxing while enjoying a cup of coffee.