Jero Kuta Palace

The Palace of Jero Kuta is planned to be a destination of the City Tour. It is about 300 meter from the main traditional market of Pasar Badung/Kumbasari. This place has s unique complex buildings, namely Ancaksaji, Semanggen, Rangki, Pewaregan, Saren Raja, Saren Kangin, Paseban, Pemerajan Agung, and Pekandelan which is a kind of fortress to protect the main part of the area.

How to Get To Jero Kuta Palace

  1. 15 minutes from Sanur
  2. 30 minutes from Kuta
  3. 45 minutes from Nusa Dua

What you Can See Around Jero Kuta Palace

  1. Bali Museum, Originally established in 1910, by a Dutch official who was concern at the export of culturally significant artifacts from the island, the museum was destroyed in a 1917 earthquake. It was rebuilt in the 1920s, but used mainly as a storage facility until 1932, when the German artist Walter Spies and some Dutch official revived the idea of collecting and preserving Balinese antiquities and cultural objects, and creating an ethnographic museum.
  2. Catur Muka Statue (Four Faces), It is called Catur Muka (Four Faces) because it has four heads facing out to the four quarters of the compass and builled in 1973. The statue was created by a craftsmen led by the locally renowned artist I Gusti Nyoman Lempad from Ubud village.
  3. Art Center / Taman Werdhi Budaya, This building was established on 14th February 1973 and has function to arrange the art and cultural attraction and supported with open stages and main buildings for: dancing, painting exhibition, seminar, music as specially big event of Bali art Festival is held on the middle of June to July every year. It’s located at Nusa Indah Street Denpasar.
  4. Badung traditional market, This market is the biggest traditional market in Denpasar. This market receives a lot of visits from domestic and foreign visitor, therefore has been included as an object of attraction in City Tour programs. Daily household needs and handicrafts are available here. It’s open daily, from early morning until late of right.
  5. Maospahit Temple, The temple of Maospahit is an old temple which is located at Dr. Sutomo Street., about 950 meters from Catur Muka Statue. The main market of Pasar Badung is close to this site.