Tanah Lot located in Beraban village, Tabanan regency, 18 kilometer to the west from Denpasar, is the most favorite location in Bali both for the domestic and foreign tourists.
The tourists love to see the two temples built on the big rock and the other one on the cliff, which similar to Uluwatu Temple in Badung Regency.
Tanah Lot Temple is a part of Sad Kahyangan Temple, one of big temples on the island.
Tanah Lot location managed professionally so that tourist would love to visit the place as the road is good, the parking lot is wide and its environment arranged beautifully.
Out of many tourism objects in Bali, Tanah Lot gets high demand from both domestic and foreign tourists and it is the most crowded place visited by tourists.
Tourism Department of Bali Province recorded that the number of tourists both from Indonesia and overseas visited Tanah Lot in the last five years is still the highest, followed by Uluwatu Temple located on the South tip of Bali Island.
The number of tourists coming to Tanah Lot in 2012 was 3,092,434 people consist of 1,649,655 domestic tourists and 1,442,779 foreigners and in 2013 it increased at 20 percent.
The second top is Uluwatu, which receives a visit of 803,567 people last year and in the third place is Ulun Danu Beratan 45 Km to the North from Denpasar, which 512,365 visiting tourists.
It is reasonable that Tanah Lot gets the most visited tourism object, said Made Sudiana, a local guide, besides its location is near from the tourism center in Kuta and Nusa Dua, in here the tourists could enjoy the beach view and temple, which none in the world could compete.
Moreover, this tourism object offers arts performance in the form of ‘kecak’ for tourists with the background of ocean and temple view.