Kertha Gosa is park tourism objects. It is the relic of Klungkung Kingdom that was built in 1686 by the first power holder, Ida I Dewa Agung Jambe.
The main thing that be the attractiveness of Kerta Gosa is the building architecture that characterizes a Balinese architecture 17th-century. The beauty of architecture is mainly seen in the Bale Kambang building, which is surrounded by a pond that called Taman Gili. Because there is a pool around Bale Kambang, then to be able to enter the Bale Kambang building area, visitors will pass a bridge of the brick.
The uniqueness of the buildings of Bale Kambang and Bale Kertha Gosa is on the roof of the building. On the ceiling of the building roof there is a Wayang painting that describes the case of trial, as well as the type of punishment that will be received by the defendants.
The puppet paintings on the roof of the roof of Bale Kertha Gosa and Bale Kambang are examples of the uniqueness and characteristics of the Kamasan Village Puppet painting, Klungkung.
In addition that buildings, in the Kertha Gosa tourist area, right in the western area, there is a museum that is also crowded with tourists. This museum is storing the historical objects of the Klungkung royal heritage, and objects used by the traditional Balinese customary courts in the past.
The Location of Kertha Gosa
Kertha Gosa is located in City center of Klungkung Regency, Exactly in the front of Klungkung Regent Office. Require the distance about 40 km Denpasar City.