Paluang Temple – Balinese Unique Temple

THE UNIQUE SACRED CAR TEMPLE IN NUSA PENIDA

Besides of its natures and cultures, Bali is also famous for its stunning architecture, especially the architecture on the temples in Bali. Bali is called Island Of The Thousands Temples because majority of Balinese peoples is Hindu. In Nusa Penida, Bali there is one temple that has its own uniqueness, it’s called Pura Paluang or well-known as Car Temple.

PALUANG TEMPLE (CAR TEMPLE)

Paluang Temple or Car Temple is one of the temples in Nusa Penida that has its own uniqueness. From outside this temple does look like another temple, but if you look inside, you will find that 2 of the main shrines owned by this temple shaped like a car. The 2 main shrines are the characteristic and main attraction of this temple.

LOCATION OF PALUANG TEMPLE

Paluang Temple is located in the western part of Nusa Penida, which is in Karang Dawa village. From the port of Nusa Penida, it takes about 40 minutes driving to the temple. You can rent a motorbike or car to go to this temple. Or you can contact your local travel company in Bali to arrange it. We advise you to contact Bali Star Island as a reliable travel company on the island of Bali.

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