Jatiluwih is one of the interesting place in the area of Penebel, Tabanan Regency. Jatiluwih famous for its natural beauty with terraced rice fields with valley, river view and mount Batukaru as the back ground.
Most of the farmers keep plants the local red rice which is the quality has famous for the local and international market. This Regency are also known as the rice granary of Bali as the area so fertile to grow rice and enough water all year around.
Jatiluwih derived from the word of Jati means truly and Luwih means beautiful. The local paddies are planted in this place look typically of the high relative size plant if it is compared with other pre-eminent paddy planted by most farmers in Bali .
Despitefully, Jatiluwih also famous with its organic agriculture system due to the location is located in the in the plateau of Batukaru Mount which is suitable for the agriculture development.
Jatiluwih rice cultivation has an area of approximately 636 ha. And this Jatiluwih rice field located at an altitude of 700 meters above sea level. This area is a suitable place to visit for the one who missed the Mountain fresh air and the natural panorama as a place to soothe the mind, because of the beautiful place that is still natural with fresh air and some bumpy road.
From Jatiluwih Rice Terrace, tourists can also visit the hot spring water of angsri, because the close distance from the hot spring Angseri to Jatiluwih. Although the location of this resort is very isolated, with roads winding,but many area attractions that we can enjoy there.
For the journey to this region also is not boring, because we travel along the beautiful river views along the way in which vast stretches of rice field, and the shady trees that lined all the way to Jatiluwih.
If you want to visit tourist areas filled with green rice fields stretching to the beauty, so Jatiluwih are the areas you should visit.