Road bike-Tirta Empul
We are heading to Tirta Empul to get some holy water spring / water source. Tirta Empul temple is a Hindu Balinese water temple located near the town of Tampaksiring, Bali, Indonesia. The temple compound consists of bathing structure, famous for its holy spring water, where Balinese Hindus go to for ritual purification. The temple pond has a spring which gives out fresh water regularly, which Balinese Hindus consider to be holy. Tirta Empul means Holy Spring in Balinese. The complex, built circa 960 AD, is also a silent witness to the old Balinese kingdom years, especially at the time of the Warmadewa Dynasty. Another nearby and prominent site on top of a hill is the presidential palace, Tampaksiring Palace, built during the years of the nation’s first president of Indonesia Soekarno. Tirta Empul, meaning ‘holy water spring’ is actually the name of a water source located within the temple. The spring feeds various purification baths, pools and fish ponds The perimeter surrounding the Tukad Pakerisan River. Various sites throughout the region and many other archaeological relics relate to local myths and legends.
Support car, knowledgeable tour leader, road bike, helmet, fruit, drinking water and isotonic drinks.
Minimum 1 (we can confirm a new departure with only one person booking if the booking comes in at least a few days in advance).
Time start is early morning (06:00 am) to avoid the busy traffic at the city and finish around 01:00 pm. The journey to the highest altitude that will be achieved is Max Elevation 600 M. Stop point every 30km or by request to simply refill the water, enjoying refreshments (available in the support car). The distance riding depend on your place, example 106 km (Kuta-Tirta Empul-Kuta). We are giving time to feel get some holy water spring / water source, change the cloth and feel fresh to ride again.
Actually this cycling program is perfect to recovery the rider and make it fresh, most riders cycling from kuta to ubud the day before (1 night stay in Ubud) and take recovery ride to Tirta Empul, takes time 01 hours and 50 minutes (Ubud-Tirta Empul-Ubud) with the average speed of 19.3 km / h.
Well maintained Road bikes (limited), available size (contact us) or own bike.
PRICES & AVAILABILITY
– IDR. 1.500.000 (1 person)
– IDR. 2.500.000 (2 person)
– IDR. 900.000 (per person minimum 3 person/more)
** Private groups of 10 people and more please contact us for prices and availability.
This tour can depart every day (subject to availability). Bookings can be made online (reservation/boking at our website) or by calling to mobile +62 (0) 81 236 586 365.