Early 2021 at Tanah Lot
Entering the beginning of 2021, amount of visits to Tanah Lot have increased about 5,479 visitors on January 1. Where during this pandemic the visit was dominated by domestic tourists. From observations in the field, in the morning the tourist area was filled with visitors, dominated by domestic visitors with groups. Starting at 11 am four-wheeled and two-wheeled vehicles began to creep into the parking area.
Reviewing the number of tourist visits in 2020 has indeed decreased drastically because in 2020 the covid-19 virus has spread to almost all over the world. "Indeed, the number of visits in 2020 has decreased drastically. We cannot deny that we have achieved 617,687 visits for 2020. However, external factors in the spread of the Covid-19 virus cannot be denied. We have tried our best, but we cannot deny these factors, "said Operations Manager I Ketut Toya Adnyana.
Toya Adnyana said, although there was a decrease in the number of visits in 2020, his party hopes that 2021 can be normal even though it cannot be normal as before because the central government also closes to foreign tourists. Due to the spread of a new variant of the Covid-19 virus. He also cannot determine the program for 2021 because the situation is unpredictable.
During the New Year, area which relies on natural charm and the aura of sanctity of the temple in the middle of the sea, is full of tourists, dominated by domestic tourists. According to Toya Adnyana, the beautiful sunset is still a favorite for tourists. Many tourists also have a foto selfie in the Tanah Lot Temple which is located in the middle of the sea. Sacred springs and snakes in the cliffs are also tourist attractions.