Buyan and Tamblingan Lake

By | April 7, 2018

Buyan and Tamblingan Lake

A Fascinating twin lake in North Bali

Buyan and Tamblingan Lake are often regarded as twin lakes because of their close proximity. The location of the two lakes is in a large caldera. Furthermore, Buyan and Tamblingan Lake as a twin lake have a fascinating charm. The authenticity of nature in these two lakes is still strongly felt. With cool air surrounded by green mountains, a fresh air atmosphere provides a calm and comfortable atmosphere. This lake is ideal for water recreation such as rowing by using rowboat and fishing. For those who love nature and recreation, this lake is one of the best place. The presence of monkeys which are not far from this lake, add a nature attraction of this region as a tourist destination.

The management of the twin lake is different from Beratan Lake which is near from the twin lake. The government set the area of the twin lake into Nature Recreation Park (WTA). The area of this Nature Recreation Park is more than 1,700 hectares not including the forests on the edge of the lake. If we calculate the area of  the forest conservation, it can reach approximately 15,000 hectares. Hence, you can enjoy the beauty of the lake buyan from the Earth Campground Area and you can also fish around the lake.


The location of Buyan and Tamblingan lake is in in Sukasada District, 21 km south of Singaraja City. It only takes 1 hour drive from Ubud Village and 1.5 hours from Bandara Ngurah Rai International Airport. It is on the roadside of Singaraja – Denpasar. The location is quite high. It is approximately 1000 meters from sea level. Hence, the air is very cool at night. If we are from lovina, we can be reach it easily through Gobleg Village. Along the road, we can see a beautiful landscape view of Lake Tamblingan.

Places of Interest near from The Twin Lake

The location of twin lake is very strategic. It is because there are so many tourist destinations in there. If you are going from denpasar, you will pass Bedugul Botanical Garden, Pancasari Traditional Market and Beratan Lake. You can do a fun recreation while educating yourself about flora in the Botanical Garden. Therefore, you can buy some fresh fruits in the traditional market before you are going to Beratan Lake. If you are going to the twin lake from Singaraja City, you can visit Gitgit Waterfall or Sambangan Waterfall first. To make your journey interesting, we are recommending you to join our tour activity Singaraja Lovina Dolphin Tour to make your journey exciting in the north Bali.


Parking Area

  • Trekking Track
  • Trekking Guide
  • Entrance Fee (Charged)
  • Drink Stall
  • Food Stall