Tirta Gangga Water Palace is one of famous tourist attractions in Karangasem Regency, Bali. This water palace is located in Ababi Village, Abang District, Karangasem Regency. If you depart from Denpasar City, it takes the time approximately 2,5 hours about 100 kilometers. Tirta Gangga tourist attraction is located in the foot of Agung Mount so the atmosphere is really fresh and cool. This tourist attraction is not only crowded visited by foreign tourist, but domestic tourist also usually come to this Tirta Gangga water palace to spend their holiday.
For the history of Tirta Gangga, this water palace is the cultural heritage from Karangasem Kingdom that was built by the King of Karangasem, Anak Agung Ngurah Anglurah Ketut Karangasem in 1946. The name of Tirta Gangga is come from the word of “Tirta” and “Gangga”. “Tirta” means the holy water and “Gangga” means the name of the river in India. After approximately 20 years, it was built the water palace complex of Tirta Gangga and destroyed that caused by the eruption of Mount Agung, exactly in 1963. But, at that time, the government of Karangasem rebuilds it to become a tourist attraction.
If you come to this water palace, many activities that you can do in this tourist attraction, such as swimming, relax while taking a picture, sightseeing around the water palace, and etc. It means you are not only can see the pool with many fishes or enjoy the atmosphere, but you can also release your stress in this place by swimming around the clean and fresh water because the water is come from the source of Rejasa spring. The water is really clean, cool, and fresh.
You must try to swim in this clean pool because you will get different sensation when you swim in the other place. After you swim in that fresh pool, certainly you can enjoy the meal in the restaurant near the water palace. It sounds good right for you who want to spend your vacation in the near future. I believe your vacation become more awesome and attractive and it is more complete if you come to this water palace with your family or your beloved partner. See you soon in Bali Guys!!!