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Address: Purwomartani Village | Kalasan, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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A surprising find

Nice temple. The entrance fee is cheap and there are only about 5 other people on the temple grounds so it's very easy to take pictures without any disturbing backgrounds. Stop by... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice temple. The entrance fee is cheap and there are only about 5 other people on the temple grounds so it's very easy to take pictures without any disturbing backgrounds. Stop by here during your visit to Yogyakarta, it's only around 15 mins from the airport.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small temple. It is located underground. The temple ones was buried then they dig and clean them. Free for locals, small charges for foreigners.

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Thank Amirul A
Semarang, Indonesia
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty little temple complex just outskirts of Jogja. The compound is tiny compared to, say, Prambanan, but definitely not less beautiful. The surrounding gardens are very photogenic.

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Thank Widya A
Samarinda, Indonesia
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sambisari is a good temple that i visited. You can learn about the process how they found and restore it. Should have more publications for Sambisari along with strict rules so visitors keep Sambisari cleanliness. Parking fee is 5,000 IDR and entrance fee is 2,000 IDR.

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Thank Christ0518
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The temple gets really crowded before sunsets. However, the sunset view is not so breath-taking since it is covered by the existing building on the temple's west side. Still, a good place to visit and take photograph

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Thank Andrini_R
Singapore, Singapore
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127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

drive past for a quick view. Nothing fancy, there are better temples to see in yogjakarta. if you have time, do check it out

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Thank random_musings
Berlin, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Candi Sambisari is easy to find on the north side of Jl. Solo, on the way to Prambanan. The temple is under the ground level, surrounded by a nice park. The temple itself is small and less spectacular than the other temples around.

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Thank alidaszabo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Compared to other temple, this Sambisari is small Siva temple. You can find many Shivlinggam and Hindu's deity sculptures such as Ganesh and Parvati goddes.

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Thank drFristia
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Understanding cultures and origins via a guide improves the visit giving you a more enlightened appreciation.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Really small temple worth the visit. Its less crowded and more peaceful. Drop by to this temple and it really describe about Hinduism.

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