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Quite a hike ...

It isn't close or cheap to get there, so if you're not a big religion or temple buff, I might... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2018
Bryan H
Portland, Oregon
Temple in the middle of a village

It's a small temple if compared to Borobudur Temple. The temple is clean. It is bordered with... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
Surabaya, Indonesia
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

the location are very easy to find and it's a small temple. They have 2 big statues but unfortunately the information and history related with Singosari temple + statues are limited.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dwrahest
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Probably not worth to get there just to visit the temple, but if you're on a tour from Malang going to Madakaripura and later to Bromo, there's a good chance you'll drop there on the road. It's a 13th-century Hindu-Buddhist temple - funeral place of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

It is easy to find this candi as it is on the main road. The candi itself looks like relatively well preserved. But the whole Singosari complex has been separated. This candi was built to keep the ash of Kertanegara, the last king of Singosari....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Amitantri
Reviewed February 12, 2018

It isn't close or cheap to get there, so if you're not a big religion or temple buff, I might suggest not making the trek. The big statue guys are about 200 meters down the street from the main part of the temple. Make sure...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bryan H
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

It's a small temple if compared to Borobudur Temple. The temple is clean. It is bordered with fence. There is some cheap food stall in front of the temple. You can find the temple in the right side of Surabaya-Malang road of Singosari. If you...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank FritsGun
Reviewed June 18, 2017

Just wondering that all the priceless statues were only a tiny part of the Indonesian history. There MUST be millions more out there, and we fail to conserve them well. This site can be better with more written information about each things there. Why there...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Agustinus A
Reviewed June 6, 2017

This ancient temple site, although small, seems to be a central part of the city, although attracts few tourists. Beautiful carvings in the stone work depicting tales of the times.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank travelkat88
Reviewed May 26, 2017

it is really ashamed that they didn't take a good care of a history heritage site. it is pretty nice actually and important so we could learn more about history. it is a cultural heritage, so we have to take a good care of it.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank dindaink
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Lovely temple tucked in amongst the hustle and bustle of Malang. You would never know it was there! Really beautifully kept within a walled enclosure with neatly manicured garden and sympathetically placed ruins of what was once a grand temple. Some relics are well preserved...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Lolatoldme
Reviewed March 5, 2017

This ruin isn't very large, but it has a few impressive statues with some nice detail, and the temple itself is fun to climb and explore. It's worth the trip out from Malang or Surabaya if you're at all interested in the temples or art...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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