Taman Ayun Temple

Taman Ayun TempleTaman Ayun temple is located in Mengwi village, about 18 km from Denpasar, the temple that surrounded by pond and a series of garden terrace leads to its center, It was the main temple of Mengwi Kingdom which survived until 1891 when it was conquered by Tabanan Kingdom and Badung Kingdom. The temple was originally built in 1634 and extensively renovated in 1937. the first courtyard is a large open grassy expanse and the inner courtyard has a multitude of multi tiered shrines (meru) and there are shrines to the holy mountain Agung, Batur and Batukaru.