Welcome to the enchanting Bali Botanical Garden, where nature lovers and adventure seekers can escape to the breathtaking uplands of central Bali. This hidden gem is a beloved destination for both locals and visitors who crave the cool mountain air and awe-inspiring scenery. As you wander through the vast collection of rare tropical flowering plants, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a botanical wonderland.
But the adventure doesn’t stop there. Combine your trip to the gardens with some recreational activities at the nearby Beratan Lake, where you’ll also find the iconic Ulun Danu Temple. This picturesque setting will leave you in awe of Bali’s natural beauty.
Getting to Bali Botanical Garden is a breeze. Located in the charming village of Bedugul, in the heart of Tabanan Regency, the garden sits 1,240 meters above sea level. It’s approximately 62 km from Denpasar, and the roads are in good condition, making it easily accessible by motorcycle. As you make your way to the northern area of Bali, you’ll find the garden along the main road, just before reaching Ulun Danu Beratan Temple and near the Candi Kuning Market.
The history of Bali Botanical Garden is as fascinating as its lush surroundings. Established in 1959, this botanical paradise was initially created to house a collection of conifer species from around the world. Over the years, it has evolved into a place of scientific research, cultural exploration, and recreational enjoyment. Today, it boasts an impressive collection of over 16,000 plants, including orchids, medicinal plants, cacti, and more.
When you visit Bali Botanical Garden, the possibilities for adventure are endless. Set up camp with your family and immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of the garden. Explore the glasshouses that house rare and endangered plants, or simply take a leisurely stroll and soak in the breathtaking views of Beratan Lake.
So come and experience the wonders of Bali Botanical Garden. Weekday admission is just IDR 20,000, while weekend admission is IDR 30,000. The garden is open from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, ensuring you have plenty of time to explore this natural paradise. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to connect with nature and create lasting memories.