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2 weeks ago
“Not worth the time”
Jul 9, 2019
“Don't waste your time and money”
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Jl Selaparang, Mataram, Lombok, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The official price is apparently 10k, but on the gate they ask for 50k. The temple is really small and you'll be done within 10 minutes.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank eemelip2015
Reviewed July 9, 2019

We were asked to pay 5 Times more than the price announced in our Book guide when we showed up then they decreased a bit but not so much. We still went and the temple is empty and really small. It is turning into ruins....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank aureliedel06
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Very sad to see this temple, it is a ruin, wish I had not seen it Not a lot of Hindu presence in lombok Complete waist of entry money

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank U2974ZFmichelleh
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews! Don't waste your time. Wish I had. They charge you what they feel like it by the looks of the reviews! I paid 50,000 IDR apparently for maintenance but more for their pockets I guessed as the temple was in a state!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank yota7
Reviewed April 26, 2018

24/04/2018 visited Pura Meru, The guy at the entrance asked 100,000 Rp for two of us... and there is nothing inside just three shrines. I was shocked and reconfirm with him Fifteen Thousand Rupiah or Fifty Thousand Rupiah, and he said it's for maintenance and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank yp4fb371
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Complete disappointment. Really nothing special to see and 20k entrance fee. Don't come here it is not worth it.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MrBatte
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t read the forums before visiting Pura Meru and instead went by a photograph of the three striking shrines. Big mistake. We were scammed at the door by an unofficial looking chap with a big notebook. He charged us 20k per person, telling us...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark W
Reviewed February 25, 2018

The people in charge of this place are terrible, they wish to take advantage of the tourists using made up religious things, it’s very low. A guy in front tried to charge 20k, I know it’s not much, but he didn’t even have tickets, so...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JenniferR5995
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

The doorguard initially charged us 100k rupiah in total for 2 people to go in, he said the charge was for maintaining the temple. After we went in, we found out there is basically nothing there. The temple looked totally deserted and empty, aside from...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank pjotahh
Reviewed August 3, 2017

I know that this is a small Hindu temple and lots of people have complaint about the condition of the temple. Whilst I agree that there are "touts" outside the temple charging Rp 20L per person for "entrance fee", this temple has lots of historical...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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