Bedugul located about two hours drive from the Ngurah Rai International Airport, 60km north of Denpasar and 30km south of Singaraja. Bedugul has impressive mountains, beautiful lakes, quiet walks and attractive temples. Bedugul Area is composed of 3 lakes (Beratan, Buyan and Tamblingan) and one main town (Candikuning). Bedugul enjoys a mild mountain weather due to its location at an altitude of about 1500 m above the sea level.
Tourist Attraction & Activities
Ulun Danu Bratan Temple, the second most important temple on the island after Besakih temple. It is Unique Temple on a small island on the Beratan Lake. Bedugul Botanical garden (Kebun Raya Eka Karya) with a wide collection of trees, plant and orchids. The Taman Rekreasi Bedugul
Trekking, there are plenty of chances for trekking. the most famous trek is from Tamblingan where there is a short two hours in the forest, returning by canoe on the lake. Golf at Bali Handara Golf Country Club. It is built in the lush high heartland of Bali at an altitude of 1.142 meters above the sea level which surrounded by rolling mountain, crater lakes and ancient forest. Bali treetop adventure park is located in Eka Karya Botanical Garden Bali. It has 65 challenges for all levels and ages. Water sport like fishing, jetski and canoing . Soaking in Angseri hot springs. Angseri located 20km to the south. From the main market head directly south. you will find it easily because it is well sign-posted.
Accommodation & Real estate
There are plenty accommodations in this area and own the beauty and nature view of Bedugul’s hill or lake, fresh air and cool weather. There are many small and affordable guesthouses in Bedugul, but you can also find out an excellent five star hotel like Bali Handara Hotel at Bali Handara Hosaido Country Club.
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Restaurants & Nightlife
Restaurants is pretty easy to spot. Some restaurants offer great the scenery of the lake and a view of the temple. But also there are plenty of warung along the road to the botanical gardens, and outside the entrance to the gardens at Pura Ulun Danau Bratan. A takeaway nasi bungkus for a picnic by the water or in the gardens is a great option.
If you expect to have a nightlife, you are in the wrong place. there are couple of bars built here. One of them is Cracker’s Bar, An Australian sport bar in the Bedugul Traditional Market.
Essentials, Amenities & Shopping
It’s very easy to get fresh fruit and vegetables, since Bedugul area is famous as a central production of them. You can find them easily in the traditional market, Bedugul Traditional Market in Candikuning, with avery good price.
It’s quite hard to find medical services around here. Only local public health service like Puskesmas. Medical equipment at a PUSKESMAS is basic but sufficent. Usually when people are sick they go to the PUSKESMAS for treatment. If the condition is getting serious and cannot be treated at the PUSKESMAS then the person is sent on to the hospital.
There are some souvenir market around Taman rekreasi Bedugul. There is also an art market with lots of handicrafts in Bedugul traditional market at Candikuning. It’s hardly to find a high end stores around here mostly only local stores with typical local store design and cheap local products (hats, clothes, socks, bags).
Traffic & Transport
Traffic around here is pretty reasonable has a quite one only in the main road which has many steep and winding road. The road condition itself is well maintain not many potholes found in the road. Heavy rain is occur during wet season so must be careful for driving the road can be difficult to navigate. There are public transport services to and from Denpasar and Singaraja with public bemos.
Bedugul is a mountain lake resort area in Bali, Indonesia, located in the centre-north region of the island near Lake Bratan on the road between Denpasar and Singaraja. Bedugul is located in the Tabanan Regency, at 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of the city of Denpasar. Other nearby lakes are Lake Buyan, and Lake Tamblingan. - wikipedia
Tourism Information Offices
- JI Bakungsari, Tel: +62 361 751660 ext 145
- Ground Floor, Century Plaza Building, JI Benesari No7, Tel: +62 361 754090
Key phone numbers
- Police 112 or 0361 751 598
- Ambulance 118
- Fire Brigade 113