In addition to being famous for its fine beach rows that are suitable for diving and snorkelling, Karangasem Regency is also famous for its tree house attractions. At least, there are already three tree houses in Karangasem. These 3 tree houses are almost always crowded by visitors. Well, for those of you who are looking for alternative tourist attractions and want to see the beauty of Karangasem's natural panorama from different angles, these are the three tree house recommendations that you can visit.
1. Bukit Lemped Tree House
The first one is the Bukit Lemped Tree House. There are about four tree houses built on a banyan tree and a very old bunut tree. From the top of the tree you can freely watch the beauty of Temega Village. There is one tallest tree house that reaches 45 meters in the shape of a tower. From there, you can see the village panorama perfectly. To get to the tree house, you just have to climb the stairs made of iron. In the middle of the journey, continued with a ladder made of bamboo. It’s good to test your adrenaline to arrive at this tower. One tree house can only accommodate three people. Not only tree houses, there are also swings, relaxing places in the shape of a bird cage, and many other places that can be used as selfie spots. The tree house is located on Jln. Raya Tirta Gangga, Padang Kerta, Karangasem District, with an entrance fee ticket of IDR 15,000.
2. Temega Tree House
Secondly, there is the Temega Tree House. Temega Tree House is made semi-open with bamboo material and a thatched roof. With the eco-lodge theme, almost 90% of the buildings and all the facilities are made of bamboo and other environmentally friendly materials. To get to the tree house, there are two paths you can take, namely through the suspension bridge or up the stairs with a slope reaching 45 degrees. Besides being able to see the natural surroundings, in the Temega Tree House, you can buy various fresh drinks and snacks. After tired of wading through challenging paths to get to the tree house, you can taste some of the menus. With an entrance ticket of IDR 10,000 for adults and IDR 5,000 for children, you can already enjoy various playgrounds on the tree house. This Temega Tree House is located at Jln. Raya Tirta Gangga, Padang Kerta Village, Karangasem District. This house is only 350 meters from the Lemped Tree House.
3. Loka Sanggraha Tree House
Finally, there is the Loka Sanggraha Tree House. This place only has two treehouses. The extent of about 9 square meters and can only accommodate a maximum of 4-6 people. Even the other house is smaller. If you are busy, you need to stand in line to climb into a tree and enjoy the nature and surroundings. To climb the tree house you have to cross the suspension bridge. Not only tree houses, there is also a small pyramid that resembles a temple stupa in the middle of the park. This little pyramid is made of clay mixed with cement so it looks so unique. So in addition to enjoying the landscape of Mount Agung from the top of the tree house, you can also take pictures in the small pyramid or other photo spots. The price of admission for the Loka Sanggraha Tree House is IDR 20,000 for adults and IDR 10,000 for children. The location is in Tulamben Village, Kubu District.
Keep in mind, the three tourist attractions above are very beautiful, natural, and even pure. So, keep your environment clean if you visit the treehouses. One definite rule for all three tree houses is male and female visitors are prohibited to touch each other, even for those who are already married. So it would be nice if you obey this rule.