The Mother temple of Bali Hinduism, built on the south slopes of the Holy Mount Agung. This Mother Temple is actually a complex made up of twenty-two temples that sits on parallel ridges. The main sanctuary of the complex is the Penataran Agung Temple which enshrines the Shiva god. Besakih Temple is said to be named after the Basukih god who is believed to live in Mount Agung. It is best advised to be aware of the local guides who ask for outrageous guide fees.
- Karangasem (East)
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