At the façade of the cave is a relief of various menacing creatures and demons carved right into the rock at the cave entrance. The primary figure was once thought to be an elephant, hence the nickname Elephant Cave. The site is mentioned in the Javanese poem Desawarnana written in 1365. An extensive bathing place on the site was not excavated until the 1950s
Elephant Cave or popular with local language Goa Gajah in Ubud Bali is one of travel destinations in Ubud area. Elephant Cave/Goa Gajah Ubud located on Jalan Goa Gajah, Peliatan, Ubud, Bali island, Indonesia. Elephant Cave / Goa Gajah Ubud is nominated from UNESCO World Heritage Site. For tourist better have Elephant Cave / Goa Gajah Ubud location map for easy find street direction.