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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Jl. Tirta, 80552, Indonesia
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Reviewed April 21, 2015

you can swim into holy water which is fresh and pure. dont know how the water comes out, but they believe it as holy water. near by market is good place to bargain and buy. instead of ubud market.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a holy place where you can participate in a spiritual cleansing with water from a spring. For me, it was a special experience, despite it being difficult to walk on rocky, slippery stones with bare feet and climb up and down big steps...More

Thank Ariel M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Entry fee...15k....Sarung fee...free offer The temple itself is a holy place and you can feel it, both in the holy water area and the offspring one. But when you're leaving, if you follow the indicated way, you have to cross a lot of mini-shops where...More

Thank ternus13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Locals are having their purification ritual here. Tourists can visit this temple and watch the complete purification and praying ritual, which is beautiful and very photogenic. You can also undergo the purification yourself! You must bring you own Saron, which will get wet or rent...More

Thank mahlegrand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although busy, we found the whole experience relaxing, calming and cleansing. Change rooms and lockers are on hand and very clean. There are guides around for 50000IRp, but we kind of followed the crowd. A local on a visit befriended us in the water and...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

This temple is way different from others because of the holy springs and the cleansing by water ritual. This place have really good spirit flowing. One thing could change - amount of people visiting it... there is crowdy... after the temple you can go for...More

Thank mateusz_kosinski
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

The temple is located in a large area excellent sculpture People were taking bath in the holy spring A well maintained place

Thank RAJEEV099
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Changeroom: Bring a towel & change of clothes in a bag. I’d wear my bathing suit there so there’s 1 less time to change in this open large room with a curtain. There are some hooks to hang ur bag or clothes on. Men usually...More

Thank MK5Toronto_Ontario
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This temple is really not worth a big trip. Getting a blessing in the water looked ok but unfortunately the tourism side on exit let it down for us. Lots of hawkers at the end trying to sell their merchandise at a hugely inflated cost....More

Thank HannahG2430
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Bali is an Island of temples! Local say "Pura" for temple. From so many Pura here, Pura Tirta Empul is one of my favourites. Visiting this temple is boring without following the holy water tradition for visitors who interested of it. You must TRY! And,...More

Thank YogaEfendi
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Amazing place the Tirta Empul, you feel free and close to the God! wear your sarong and pry.. You must visit this place..

Thank gede j
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July 9, 2018|
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Response from Natalie C | Reviewed this property |
You could probably hire someone there, but I would recommend getting a driver.