Penetaran Dalem Ped Temple

Pura Penataran Dalem Ped

Pura Penataran Dalem Ped which is also called Pura Penataran Agung Ped is located near the beach at Ped, 3.5 km east of Toyapakeh, Penida island. It houses a shrine for the Jero Gede Macaling that is a source of power for practitioners of black magic, and a place of pilgrimage for those seeking protection from sickness and evil.

Nusa Penida is an island a few minutes away from the mainland of Bali. The temple is located on the south side of the beach. The temple is one of several attractions of Nusa Penida. The others are Toya Pakeh Beach, Crystal Bay, Jungut Batu and Manta Point with its underwater beauty.

The Hindu Balinese who come to Pura Penataran Dalem Ped for worship often go the other temples on the island of Penida such as Giri Putri Cave temple, Peak Medawu, Puncak Mundi, Dalem Kerangkeng, Mastulan and several others.

Today at least there are 3 cruise providers such as Bali Hai, Quicksilver and Bounty sail bring tourists and enjoy cruise from Bali mainland to the island of Nusa Penida. It takes around 45 minutes from Sanur port with fast boat. Visitors can also take fast boat from Pesinggahan Beach or Padangbai in eastern Bali.