Tegenungan Waterfall

ubud, indonesia


Tegenungan Waterfall

ubud, indonesia

Famous for: Street Market, Food and Drinks, Waterfalls, Nature
Surrounded by green rice fields, the Tegenungan Waterfall is a famous attraction near Bali. On the way to reaching this waterfall, tourists can enjoy the scenic view of rice fields on both sides of the road.
About Contact Location
About Contact Location
event_available When to visit: january - april . october - december
access_time Timing:
6:30 - 18:00 Everyday
hourglass_empty Duration: 1 hours
account_balance_wallet Entry Fee: Rp 15000
info Tips: Do try and get there as early as you can. Bali is hot year round so a morning swim is still rewarding. It only gets busier as the day goes on. Or alternatively, late afternoon will be better than midday.


Located midway between Ubud and Bali’s capital of Denpasar, this fall is the closest natural attraction within only a half-hour distance from southeast of Ubud town. On the way to Tegenungan Fall you can expect village setup with greenery of rice fields on both sides of the road. Located in the Kemenuh village within a jungle, Tegenungan Waterfall is surrounded by tropical trees.


You can reach Tegenungan Waterfallin only 30 minutes from Ubud. To reach the waterfall, hire a full day or half day cab. This way you can explore the nearby attractions such as rice fields and other waterfalls too.



You can find art and souvenir shops, together with small local ‘warung’ stalls selling snacks and cold drinks in this area.Bebek Tamarind is the largest restaurant here and serves great local dishes such as its signature Balinese style crispy fried duck.


From the shop area, it is only a few minutes walk to the Fall where you will get a panoramic view of the water falling down the mountains. From the entrance you will have to walk down 100 stairs to reach the Tegenungan Waterfall. The stairs are not difficult to climb. Wear shoes to take extra caution if stairs get wet. You can have a top view of the waterfall from one of the cafes.




The fall is strongest during the wet season i.e in the months of October to April. It is best to visit in the morning during summer season, water won’t be hot then and you can have a nice swim with less crowd.



Many of the waterfalls in Bali doesn’t allow swimming, so Tegenungan Waterfall is the only waterfall left for travellers looking to swim. This also result into a lot of crowd in Tegenungan Waterfall. Due to many people swimming, water here is not completely transparent but yet it is worth exploring. It is refreshing and worth your time. You can find toilets and changing rooms here as well as there are lifeguards too, all of which is missing in other secret waterfalls of Bali.




Main Tegenungan Waterfall Entrance Fee: 15.000 IDR

Separate Entrance To The Top of the waterfall: 10.000 IDR

Car Parking: 5.000 IDR


Kemenuh Sukawati Kabupaten Gianyar Bali Indonesia 80581
City center: Ubud
Nearest airport: Ngurah Rai International Airport

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Frequently asked Question about Tegenungan Waterfall

Is Tegenungan Waterfall baby friendly ?
There are 100 steps which you need to climb down. It may get slippery.
How to get to Tegenungan Waterfall in Ubud ?
Tegenungan Waterfall is just 30 minutes from Ubud. You can hire a private car with a driver to reach Tegenungan Waterfall. It costs 500,000 IDR per day.
Is the restaurant at the top of the Tegenungan Waterfall easy to access from the car park?
Yes. The restaurant named Bumbu Asli International is at the top of the waterfall and accessible from the parking.
How far is Tegalalang Rice Terrace from Tegenungan waterfall ?
It is approximately 23 kms, 30 minutes away from Tegalalang Rice Terrace.
Is there any Parking space ? How far is it from the waterfall ?
Yes there is a car parking. It is approx. 5 mins from the waterfall.
What is the difficulty level of the trek to the Tegenungan waterfall?
It is easy. There are 100 steps.
What is the best month to visit Tegenungan Waterfall? When is the water force maximum ?
October to April. Water force is maximum during these months.
Any precautions to take near the Tegenungan waterfall ?
Wear proper shoes, not slippers. The path is slippery.