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Address: Bayan | Lombok Utara, Bayan, Lombok 83354, Indonesia
Phone Number:
+62 818-0371-4016

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Old mosque

Be sure to respect rules and tradition. There were kids to guide us and bring around. They spoke Bahasa Indonesia. Not sure of their fluency in English though

Reviewed 4 December 2016
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Bayan Beleq is the oldest mosque in Lombok. But we can't do prayer inside the mosque. it's just open for Religion Ceremony, so we just walk around the area and enjoy to see the mosque and it's surrounding. There is also a cemetary of the mosque founder. All the building's part component is made of bamboo. Good to see how's... More 

Thank Dhiny R
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

People altitude there is not nice... And nothing to see.. They only ask for donations . Many kids make not comfortable

Thank Thomas T
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Be sure to respect rules and tradition. There were kids to guide us and bring around. They spoke Bahasa Indonesia. Not sure of their fluency in English though

Thank 315muhammadj
Denpasar, Indonesia
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364 reviews
204 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is one of the oldest mosque in Lombok dated from XIV century according to the locals. The materials used to build it primarily are bamboos and timber with black fibers from sugar palm for the roof. Unfortunately the mosque is only open during certain days of the year only. Beside the mosque there is a graveyard for the prominent... More 

Thank Andresguia
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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736 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 465 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We only stopped for a few minutes to walk up to the mosque, which is a simple bamboo building. Our guide said they have to redo it every 6 years. It's not so much that the building is original, because it isn't, but it has been redone all these years on the same ground. It's also a burial for early... More 

Thank alibarbaraMilwaukee
Sutton Coldfield
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

An amazing construction which is used 3 times a year. You can only walk round and admire the bamboo work in the mosque and the cemetery. You cannot visit the village elder's (king) compound next door. BUT visit the weaving shop opposite and ask for Antor or his grandfather and you may be invited to look round the homestead. We... More 

Thank matureadventurer
Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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83 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015

this historic mosque gives us a glimpse of early moslem occupation on the island. the place is clean, and the caretaker of the mosque give us a clear explanation on the history of the mosque..

Thank Rinkaa
Surabaya, Indonesia
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411 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

I don't know to explain this place but it is heritage cultural place, you can visit if you like it. the mosque just in the middle of small hills and lots of big tree. if you come alone, will be guide to companion and they ask for pay.

Thank sugiphang
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2015

wow Very uniq mosque on lombok that hes many history and long time ago many people briang islam religion to this place

Thank leekristina
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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482 reviews
331 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2014

This is said to be the oldest mosque in Lombok. When I visited, there was no one in this place. The structure is made entirely out of wood and parts of trees. Not the typical mosque you would normally see. There are some womenfolk with their daughters weaving cloth for sale across the road. You may want to support them... More 

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