DENPASAR, BALI - The number of visitors to West Baliís iconic Tanah Lot Temple for the period January Ė November 2012 totaled 2.4 million people. Operators now expect to end the year with 2.5 million visitors to the picturesque ancient temple set on a rock a short distance from Baliís coastline.
Bisnis.com quotes Ketut Yoya Adnyana, the manager of the Tanah Lot Temple complex,who †said that the total visitors for the first 11 months of 2011 reached 2.3 million
The current visitor numbers exceed a target of 1.75 million set by the complex manager. Explained Adnyanya, "We purposely set the target low in anticipation of a negative reaction to the increase in admission ticket price."