Taman Ayun Temple – Mengwi Royal Family Temple
Address: Jalan Ayodya No. 10, Mengwi, Badung Regency
Opening times: Mon-Sun 9 am-4 pm
Entry fee: IDR 20,000 per person
Taman Ayun Temple is a beautiful temple in the village of Mengwi, Badung Regency, 18 km west of Denpasar. It is also considered historically valuable, which is why the regional government of Bali recommends a UNESCO certificate. In 2002, this temple was added to the list of World Heritage Sites.
It is the main temple of the Mengwi Kingdom. Built-in 1556 by Raja Mengwi I. Gusti Agung Putu. First, he built a temple north of Mengwi Village for the worship of royal ancestors (Center Park). As the Mengwi Kingdom grew into a great empire. I Gusti Agung Putu moved Ghent Park to the east and expanded the complex