5 Best Attraction in Candidasa Bali – Part 1

 

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  1. Tenganan Village

A visit here lets you take a closer look into the old Balinese village life. One of the oldest villages on the island, Tenganan Pegringsingan, or Tenganan for short, is within only a 15-minute drive uphill north of the main Candidasa area. The Bali Aga (original Balinese) village is well-preserved and predates the arrival of the Majapahit kingdom to Bali. One of the most unique attractions here includes the namesake ancient textile produced here, namely the double-weave ikat cloth called Geringsing, which is believed to have mystical value. Another highlight is the Perang Pandan battles, which involves village boys coming of age engaging in friendly but bloody matches using woven thorny pandans as swords. The battles take place around a village temple anniversary, usually around the Gregorian months of June and July. Tenganan Village is located at Jalan Raya Nyuh Tebel, Tenganan Village,Karangasem. Continue reading “5 Best Attraction in Candidasa Bali – Part 1”

5 Best Attraction in Candidasa Bali – Part 1

The Oldest Balinese Traditional Village in Bali

Untitled-3-tengnn.jpgExplore The East Bali!!! Tenganan village is one of the oldest Balinese Traditional located in Karangasem Regency, east part of Bali. This village is much referred by cultural literature science of Tenganan Pegringsingan, which is very famous in the island.Tenganan village is located in Manggis district, Karangasem regency. It is a very famous village throughout Bali where most of the local people knows where it is located. It is located in Karangasem Regency and close to Candidasa. You can find many travel agencies serve the tour to visit this village and you may join Karangasem Tour which you will discover places of interest in east part of Bali including this village. Continue reading “The Oldest Balinese Traditional Village in Bali”

The Oldest Balinese Traditional Village in Bali