Timings : 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Entry Fee : IDR 15,000
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Pura Lempuyang Luhur is a Balinese Hindu temple located on the slopes of Mount Lempuyang in Karangsem. Lying 1175m above sea level, reaching the temple requires a steep climb of over 1700 steps. However, one can stop along the way to take some beautiful pictures of the panoramic Mount Agung and the candi bentar gate.
Lempuyang Temple is one of Bali's oldest temples which at par with the Baisakh- 'the mother temple of Bali.' The temple is one of the most revered temples for the Hindus and has a beautiful gateway which is described by many people as 'the gates to heaven.'
Lempuyang Temple is known as 'sad kahyangan' derived from the Sanskrit word, 'sad' which means six and 'kahyangan' which means places of the Gods. Today Lempuyang Temple is one of the six holiest places of worship in Bali as it forms the pivotal focal point of spiritual activity.