Batu Bolong temple is situated on the rocks near the Senggigi Beach.
As the name implies Pura Batu Bolong, the temple is located above the black rock which has a hole or holes in the middle. With its position that juts into the sea, of course, this temple has its own atmosphere of beauty. This Hindu sacred site at a glance will remind tourists of Pura Tanah Lot in Bali Island, the building of worship located on the shoreline with the position jutting into the sea.
The sound waves hit the rocks, then flows through the gaping hole ditingkahi sea breeze blowing would create its own magic for anyone who set foot in the Pura Batu Bolong. Pura directly opposite the Straits of Lombok and Bali’s Mount Agung in this spiritual atmosphere that is able to provide peace and quiet for Hindus who ngaturang devotion (prayer and worship) to this temple.
On top of big rocks are black there are two temples. As you walk down the stairs, you will find the first temple that stood in the shade of a leafy tree. While the second temple stood on a rock which rises about 4 feet tall and has a hole underneath. To achieve this main temple you have to walk carefully so as not exposed to splashes of the waves that hit the reef.
Located approximately 12 km from the city which became the capital of Mataram West Nusa Tenggara Province Pura Batu Bolong made easily accessible by both tourists and people who want to pray at this temple