The rural areas of Bali are very famous for its natural beauty and cultural richness that is still well preserved. Visitors can explore deeper and discover the beauty, something that not everyone can see it.
The ease of access has become a bit of challenge, compared to several tourist attractions such as Kuta, Sanur, and other urban areas of Bali. Perhaps this is causes the rural areas not much eroded or changed.
Pacung Village Bali
Pacung rice terrace is one of the unique attractions in the central part of Bali, exactly in the rural areas of Pacung, Baturiti Village, District of Baturiti, Tabanan Regency, Bali.
This tourist site has the same route with several other tourist attractions, such as Bedugul, Ulun Danu Bratan, Buyan & Tamblingan Lake, and several tourist attractions in the northern part of Bali. Its strategic location worthy of your choice and several attractions can be visited in one go.
Pacung Rice Terrace Bali
Pacung rice terrace is unique and only found at several locations in Bali. Its terracing system is formed from a piece of sloped plane that has been cut into a series of successively receding flat surface or platforms.
Terracing is commonly used on hilly or mountainous terrain. This system is claimed decrease both erosion and surface runoff, and used to support growing crops that require irrigation (such as rice).
The traditional irrigation system of rice terrace in Bali is managed by a community group called Subak, which was developed in the 9th century. Farmers in Bali understand that irrigation is not just providing water for the plant root, but the water is also used to construct a complex, pulsed artificial ecosystem.
The rice paddies, water for irrigation, and water control system (subak) have together shaped the landscape of Bali over the past thousand years.
Pacung Restaurant Bali
The rice terrace is situated at an altitude of about 800 meters above sea level. This area is providing panoramic beauty of terraced rice paddy, in the mountainous area.
This place is surrounded by hills, valleys, lush vegetation, fresh air and cool atmosphere. If lucky, the visitor can watch the activities of Balinese farmer during the planting or harvesting season.
Around the site there are also some tourist facilities such as restaurants, private villas and more. You can try the menu offered while enjoying a beautiful and incredibly stunning view of the rice terrace from the slope of Pacung valley. From the restaurant visitors can take the fresh air, enjoy the sights around with more ease, and taking some photos.
This is a great place to get rid from the city, relaxing and rejuvenate your energy, while enjoy the view of the rice terrace, truly fascinating!. It would be better to arrive a bit early to get a good seat and position before the crowds start to pour in. Truly a great view, great menu, and great holiday!
- wikipedia.org _ Tabanan Regency _ on December 24, 2016
- wikipedia.org _ Terrace Agriculture) _ on December 24, 2016
- wikipedia.org _ Subak Irrigation) _ on December 24, 2016
- Image : Original Collection