Tenganan is original pre-Hindu Balinese that is a symmetrically laid out Bali Aga village with a walled homes and unique crafts. Bali Aga is original inhabitant of Bali that located in Northwest of Candidasa, about 5 km from the main road. Exactly located at Manggis Village in the Karangasem Regency that just about 1 hours from Denpasar City. It is small village consisted of three Banjar (group of Local Community) those are Banjar Kauh, Banjar Tengah and Banjar Pande and also consisted of three complexes those are Resident, plantation and rice field complex. Tenganan is a old village that keep their people identity of life by make some rules that must obeyed by all of the people who come in there and stay in this place.
You will feels comfortable when visiting this village area, there are some facilities are available here at Tenganan Village such as:
1. Food Stalls
2. Hygiene Toilet
3. Quiet Large Parking Area
4. Arts shops
5. Traditional Home-stay for a guest
Talking about arts shops that Tenganan has, You can find many kind of handmade art product in here as a gift or souvenir. Tenganan is original and unique village that has some very magnificent authentic traditional festival line dances and gladiator like Bali Aga of Tenganan often holds the battle between local youths. in This village also there are the people of Tenganan village are skilled in the unique handmade technique of weaving to make a fabric of clothes, called the ‘double-Ikat 0r batik Pegringsingan‘ that will give the fabric that have been made by people of Tenganan looks so special and has a high quality product of Double Ikat Clothe. And based on Mr. Kondri (Masterpiece of art and Textile in Tenganan) explanation that nowadays ‘Pegringsingan Batik (clothes)’ of Tenganan Village already exported to many country in entire the world like Italia, Japan, America, etc.