Garuda Wisnu Kencana, Perfect Place for Viewing Bali

Garuda Wisnu Kencana

There are plenty of places to enjoy the sunset in Bali, one of them was at Garuda Wisnu Kencana or ‘GWK’. Here, you can watch the sunset from a height of 263 meters above sea level with a handsome statue of Lord Vishnu.

Only 10 minutes from Ngurah Rai Airport, 25 minutes from Kuta and 20 minutes from Nusa Dua, you will arrive at the GWK. It covers an area of 240 hectares and in this place will be built the world’s tallest statue. From here you can view some of the island of Bali.

GWK air is cool and the scenery is completely green. Not only that, here you can see the architecture and the carvings of Balinese artists. Carvings etched into the walls and sculptures shaped, providing distinctive feel for you.


One of the sculptures is the famous statue of the god Vishnu. This statue will be the tallest statue in the world. This statue has a height of 20 meters, to form part of the way of the Lord Vishnu sleeveless. Later this statue will have a height 150 meters high and 64 meters wide.

In this place you can also watch the beautiful sunset. From a height of 263 meters above sea level, you can see the sun set with a serene. Occasionally you can also see planes landing at Ngurah Rai Airport. Moreover, in the Vishnu Plaza, one part of GWK, Balinese dance performances are held, such as Barong and Kecak dance.

Kecak Dance

On the GWK there are also many souvenir shops. You can hunt for souvenirs typical of Bali which beautiful and antique. If you are hungry, some restaurants provide a variety of Balinese food.

Sights and attractions in the GWK will steal your heart. Not only that, but the GWK will be a symbol to protect and maintain the universe with its statue of the god Vishnu. While in Bali, devote some time to visit the GWK. Here you can enjoy the beauty of Bali from a different side.

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