Bali is a Hindu island. This means that there are mainly also Hindu temples. There is also a single Buddhist temple in the north of Bali. Bali Bungalow Rent tells you more about the “must see” temples in Bali. There are a lot of temples in Bali. The Bali temples are mainly used for ceremonies. The majority of all temples in Bali are therefore mainly used by locals. But there are also many that can be visited by tourists. On this page we give you more information about all tourist temples in Bali.
The most famous Bali temples
There are a number of temples that are high on the bucket list of tourists. The temples below are the most popular temples in Bali and also the most impressive: Tanah Lot, Tirta Empul, Pura Besakih, Taman Ayun, Ulun Danu Bratan and Tirta Gangga. We also like to name the only Buddhist temple in Bali called Brahmavihara Arama. It is special that a Buddhist temple can be found on a Hindu island. For that reason alone it is worth checking out.
How many temples are there in Bali?
This is a question that has been asked to us more often, but unfortunately we don’t know the exact number of temples in Bali either. We have heard it said that the counter of the number of temples is 6,000. So it can safely be called a temple paradise.