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Address: Pakrisan River, Tampaksiring 80552, Indonesia
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Gunung Kawi is a temple complex centered around royal tombs carved into...

Gunung Kawi is a temple complex centered around royal tombs carved into stone cliffs in the 11th century. It is located amid scenic rice terraces about 30 minutes from Ubud. Note: There are more than 300 steps to climb.

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Beautiful temple with huge rock carvings. Some stairs to climb back up for those not too fit, take it easy.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful temple with huge rock carvings. Some stairs to climb back up for those not too fit, take it easy.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really quiet and large spiritual place in a jungle. Some areas tere devastated by nature erosion, but still very interesting temple.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Bali many times so was surprised to find such a large complex so well hidden in a river valley. One thing everyone should be aware of at this place is that there are a lot of stairs. I did not count them but you are going down for at least 10 minutes. And you have to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gunung Kawi is a temple sci h is localized with spectacular views of riverin territorial and the temple itself decorated by stone sculptures . Great views!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing like the grandiose of sunrise on top of a mountain to wake up the need to be present in your life. Cold mountain air, serene sights, good company. This is Life!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

one of the places on our full day tour that made my day even better. Rice fileds, river and small temples make this place totaly complete for enjoyment . loved it

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit! Gorgeous rice terraces, waterfalls, stone carved monuments into the land...the steps going back up are a challenge. Bring water or buy from a vendor. You don't need to buy a sarong as they lend one with paid admission. Take the path to the right along the top of the rice fields to a gorgeous hidden... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oasis of beauty and tranquility in a valley. The most impressing temple I have seen in Bali.Don´t buy a sarong on the parking, you will get one free after buying a ticket.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1. Don't buy any of the sarongs, you will be provided with one at the entrance that you will borrow and return when you exit. 2. Don't pay for the parking. You can park your scooter along any other road without any problems. With that out of the way :) We enjoyed visiting this place and had a nice time... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Get ready for some exercise and sweat but the temple is worth the exhaustion even for a 7 month pregnant woman. It was part of a day trip and really nice to have a guide throughout the visit.

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