Sitting on the holy lands of Bali thousands of years, the Pura Besakih temple unfolds itself at the foot of Mount Agung. The Pura Besakih complex is a cluster of 86 temples that basks in the glory of artistic Balinese architecture. The temple is also in the limelight because of its picture-perfect backdrop of a mountain valley, rice paddy fields, streams and much more. Its gained its fame as ‘mother temple’ as the temple complex is considered as the holy pilgrimage. The temple features three main temples dedicated to the Hindu trinity, but many other inner courtyards are closed to the public and reserved only to devotees. Additionally, this temple is the starting point for the adventure seekers who are determined to conquer Mount Ayung.