Located 2 hours away by car from Kuta, the Bali Water Palace Tirtagangga settles near Ababi village, Abang sub-district, Karangasem Regency. Tirta Gangga in general means water from the Holy river of Gangga in India this was built to pay respect for the Hindu Balinese people.
Tirta Gangga were designed and constructed by the King of Karangasem Anak Agung Anglurah Ketut Karangasem (1887-1966) in 1948, who was the last King of Karangasem. The ground of the water garden features 1.2 hectares consists of three complexes which are:
- The first complex has two large ponds and a water tower.
- The second complex are the swimming pools, and
- The third complex is the former Raja’s (King) resting area.
The garden was beautifully designed with Hindu Historical statues, maze of stepping stones, fish ponds, fountains and tropical plants. The lotus flower blooming adds up the beauty of the Water Palace.
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All photographs and videos are taken by Fiona Callaghan.
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