Located inside kemenuh, Sukawati, Gianyar, Tegenungan Waterfall, or call Air Terjun Tegenungan locally is one of the most visited destinations in Bali. Hidden within a tropical jungle, it offers great scenery with blooming trees surrounding that completely upgrade its beauty.
Specifically, morning will be the pefect time where you can see the verdant jungle gets its best sunlight peeping from above. It will be more attractive when you see the great discharge of water surely falls down inside a cliff surounded by damp plants.
This beautiful place of Bali tour is a great option for nature lovers, it take about a half-hour drive to reach the location from Ubud. People can go to its vast pebbly base while enjoying the plunge pool. However, don’t ever go after the heavy downpours because of the risk of flash floods.
How to Get There?
Getting to Tegenungan Waterfall is quite a plesant journey paved the roads lined with green fields on the right and left. As the cheapest option, you can rent the scooter, around 75,000 IDR a day. Or, rent a driver and car for 35 USD a day.
Upon you’re reaching there, you will enter the parking section and entrance. Its is lined with several arts and souvenirs shops, along with local tents selling cool drinks and snacks. If you’re wondering to get starving while walking to the destination, buy some from them.
Luckily, to enjoy this unforgettable panorama, you’ll be charge only 15,000 IDR for an adult and 10,000 IDR for a child. If you’re booking it trough agents or tour providers like Okay Bali Tour, you don’t have to pay . it’s all included.
You can reach the main location while enjoying impressive green valley views and dense foliages framing the falls. The best time to get there starts at 09.00 am when the sun half-rises, or at 03.00 pm when it half sets. But you can go as its opening hours from 06.30 am-06.30pm.
What to Expect?
Tegenungan Waterfall is truly a blessing paradise for people seeking an escape from the urban centers. It seems like a quite pool with perfect ranging waters fall over strong black stone cliffs but still offering a place to swim, soak, relax.
Compared to others, it is likely a small-sized waterfall, only 15 meters high. However, the water discharge is kindly high than others with the same high. That make the beauty of this place can still be seen almost flawlessly. You can also do these things below in Bali tour;
- Bathing in some certain bathing areas you can find in the waterfall’s surroundings. It is separeted from the open space where locals use it for daily needs.
- Swiming in a pond that is noot to deep. Even, you can go around the edge of cliffs and get wet by the falling water.
- Taking photos. Surely, so many people come for photography needs. Travelers can find so many spot favorable to take pictures with the stacking stone as the background. Or, tru the swing connected by bamboo bridges to get an instagramable photo.
Once you getting back to the parking area, you can freely choose the restaurant Bumbu Asli International. Everything will be great if you’ve prepared. Or, just book the right tour provider to accommodate the journey to Tegenungan Waterfall and make sure everything has been perfectly planned.