Balitraveldiary.com – Spending vacation time relaxing and picnicking by the lake feels very pleasant. If you go to Bali, you can enjoy a holiday experience like this when visiting the Buleleng Gerokgak Dam. Here, you can enjoy the beautiful edge of a beautiful dam.
For residents of Gerokgak Village, Gerokgak Dam has a very important role. Its existence has a central function in irrigation facilities owned by residents. Previously, this dam was managed directly by the Provincial Government of Bali.
At present, the management status has been given to the Gerokgak Village Government. That way, the villagers can manage Gerokgak Dam more freely. Moreover, Gerokgak Dam has great potential as a cheap tourist destination.
This dam is also well maintained. Around the dam, there is a sturdy wall which guarantees that the dam is able to support the water supply for the residents. The existence of this dam ensures that farmers in Gerokgak Village do not experience difficulties when planting during the dry season.
Tourism Activities at Buleleng Gerokgak Dam
Gerokgak Dam is a dam located on the edge of the road. Therefore, you will have no difficulty in finding it, as long as you can direct the vehicle to Gerokgak Village. Here, you will find a soothing and very beautiful atmosphere.
The area around the Gerokgak Dam is indeed lush enough to provide a shady atmosphere for visitors. In addition, you can also find a spacious area that can be used as a place for a relaxing picnic. This airy area is also often used by tourists as a location to set up tents.
Camping in the Gerokgak Dam area is indeed a fun activity. Besides being able to feel the calm atmosphere, the scenery here is also so beautiful. You do not need to be confused in filling time when camping. Be sure to prepare fishing equipment. That way, you can try fishing while camping.
In addition, Gerokgak Dam can also be used as an attractive location for those of you who want to carry out prewedding photos. You can visit this dam at any time, either the rainy season or the dry season. The atmosphere is green or arid, still makes Gerokgak Dam look stunning.
In addition, you can also try to get around the middle of the lake. Here, you will find the existence of small boats owned by residents. You can try to negotiate with them and rent the boat. The prewedding photo in the middle of the dam against the background of green hills, looks really exotic.
How to get to the location of the Gerokgak Village Dam
You can find this dam in the Gerokgak Village area in Gerokgak District, Buleleng Regency. To go to these tourist attractions, you need to travel approximately 1 hour drive from the center of Singaraja City which is the capital of Buleleng Regency.
Arriving at the Gerokgak Dam, you don’t need to pay an expensive entrance ticket. Gerokgak Village Government set cheap ticket prices. Visitors who bring motorbikes are charged a ticket for Rp1,000. Meanwhile, tourists by car need to pay an entrance ticket of Rp. 2,000.