Guided tour

Bali: Tanah Lot Temple Guided Sunset Tour

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Bali: Tanah Lot Temple Guided Sunset Tour

From US$ 15 per person

Admire the sunset over the sea at Tanah Lot Temple and soak up the magic of one of Bali’s beloved UNESCO World Heritage Listed Sites. Stroll around the temple grounds, learn about Balinese culture, and visit authentic local markets on this 5-hour tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup is available from Kuta, Legian, Seminyak, Jimbaran, Sanur, Krobokan, Canggu, and Ubud only. From other locations, there will be an extra charge depending on the location. The driver will contact you the evening before your activity date to confirm the exact pickup time.
Private or small groups available


  • Admire the sunset over the sea at Tanah Lot Temple
  • Soak up the magic of one of Bali’s UNESCO World Listed Heritage Sites
  • Stroll around the temple grounds and markets
  • Learn about Balinese culture and religion
Full description
The tour begins with pickup from selected Bali locations and heads to the stunning Tanah Lot Temple, located about 20 km north of Densapar. Upon arrival, admire the imposing rock formation that the temple sits upon, which has been shaped over the years by the crashing waves beneath it. Tanah Lot is one of 7 ocean temples in Bali and has been a center of mythology for centuries. This Hindu temple, which is dedicated to the Gods of the sea and dates back to the 16th century, holds much significance for locals but is now just as well loves by visitors to the island. Spend some time exploring the temple, as well as its dramatic surroundings, and learn about the rich history of Tanah Lot and the religious beliefs surrounding it. There’s also time to wander around the many local market stalls that surround the temple, offering handmade trinkets, Balinese instruments, textiles and more. After a spot of shopping, head back to the temple, which boasts incredible sunset views thanks to its Southwesterly location. Find the perfect place to relax and admire the skies change color against the backdrop of the ocean, with Tanah Lot standing proudly at the forefront. Once the sun has set, hop back on the bus for the return journey to your accommodation.
  • Pickup and drop off at your accommodation
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Mineral water
  • Insurance
  • Meals
  • Personal expenses
  • Entrance fee (unless option selected)
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The tour lasts 5 hours and is available in English
  • Entrance fees and meals are not included in this tour, so please bring cash for this, around DR 65,000/person
  • Free transfers from Jimbaran, Kuta, Legian, Seminyak, Sanur, Krobokan, Canggu only; from other locations, there will be an extra charge depending on the location
  • Exact pickup time depends on participants' respective locations; the driver will contact you the evening before your activity date to confirm the exact time
  • Please allow sufficient time for the heavy traffic during high season when heading to the meeting point
  • Travel times can vary greatly compared to the times stated in navigation apps
  • Please make sure you leave with enough time to reach your destination
  • High season is from September to April
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 52 reviews

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Overall a really lovely evening although not what I expected. I thought we would actually be given a tour of the temple but it was just the transport really, although our driver was lovely. I was on my own with another couple and we just split off and did our own thing. Even though it’s the rainy season I still managed to see the sunset which was beautiful. Overall worth it as taxis would have been more expensive. My only issue is that the driver was half an hour late due to traffic, which I figured but there was no communication so I was sat there thinking maybe I’d been forgotten!

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January 9, 2020

Our driver Madir (i think thats how you spell it) has been very nice to us. Good command of english and good navigation as he has 20 years experience as a driver. Picking up time was 3pm but he punctually waited in my hotel lobby at 2.30 before i got down. Very kind and polite guy, and the sunset was beautiful. The traffic was bad but that is very common in Bali so travelers please take note.

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October 5, 2019

Excellent tour. Tanah Lot is a beautiful place and even more so at sunset. The tour was great value for money. Our guide Ketut was perfect - he knew his stuff, had a good sense of humour and kept us informed on what was going on. We were more than happy and highly recommend it to others.

September 5, 2019

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