Image: Tourists at Tanah Lot. Credit: Wikipedia.
The number of tourists visiting Tanah Lot over Galungan jumped significantly. Wednesday saw some 8,667 tourists go through the gates.
Operational Manager of Tanah Lot, I Ketut Toya Adnyana told BaliPost that foreign tourists way outnumbered domestic tourists as their numbers are down since Ramadhan began, but local Balinese were out in great number mostly for Galungan day prayers at the Tanah Lot Temple.
“The number of visitors to Tanah Lot for Galungan, yesterday reached 8,667 people, and was dominated by foreign tourists,” he explained.
He added, for the next three weeks Tanah Lot will be the centre of many ceremony activities on June 9, 2018 with Kuningan and again on June 13-16, 2018 taking place in the Tanah Lot Pura Luhur temple.