Goa Lawah is located in the Pesinggahan Village, the District of Dawan, Klungkung Regency, Bali. The cave is occupied by thousands of bats, so often called the "Bat Cave Temple".
Goa Lawah Temple is closely related to the journey of the holy priest from East Java named Dang Hyang Nirartha. Locals believe that this cave leads up to Besakih Temple.
The southern area of the temple is directly adjacent to the beach. A black sand beaches, beautiful and exotic. This location is also home to the traditional manufacture of salt from sea water.