Beratan Lake, Place of Interest in Tabanan – Bali
Bratan Lake is a lake located in Bedugul, Candikuning Village, Baturiti District, Tabanan, Bali. The lake is located at the east between two other lakes are Lake Tamblingan and Lake Buyan, which is a cluster of twin lakes in a large caldera, Lake Bratan is quite special.
This lake have wide 3,8 km2 and also its deepness is up to 22 meters. The water volume in this lake is about 0,049 km3, so Beratan Lake is the closed lake. Tourist can access the Beratan Lake through the dock which have been provided or desist around Ulun Danu Beratan Temple. In this place, the visitor can do various activities like doing recreation to look around in dock or do the other outdoor activities. The various water recreation activities can also be conducted here, for example riding the boat motorize to circle the lake, parasailing, canoeing with the traditional boat, banana boating, water skiing, and others. Fishing activities are also available in this places for who one love fishing in the lake.
Located in the provincial road that connects Denpasar and Singaraja and its proximity to the Eka Karya Botanical Garden makes this place into one of the prime tourist island of Bali. Besides, within easy reach of Lake Bratan also provides a variety of charm and adequate accommodation. In the middle of the lake there is a temple of Pura Ulun Danu, which is a place of worship of the Sang Hyang Dewi Danu as a giver of fertility.
Beratan Lake is situated in the plateau area with cool atmosphere surround it. It is an ideal place for relaxation while enjoy the beautiful panorama of lake. The accommodations are also available in this area where is the perfect place for overnight stay, resting and enjoy the beautiful panoramic of lake with the Ulun Danu Temple as a magnificence. The small scale of agriculture activities are likely conducted around this lake and can be perceived at the same time circle around it. If we encircle it, we can take photograph with the beautiful background view or make the picture sketch face in painting mini studio at the lakeside with a short time as a souvenir.