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Address: Jl. Raya Goa Gajah, Ubud 80581, Indonesia
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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This 11th-century cave is entered through the carved mouth of a demon.

This 11th-century cave is entered through the carved mouth of a demon.

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Beautiful temples and amazing structures. The nature surrounding this place is breath taking too. Easy to get to, bit longer than 1 hour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you want to take nice pictures and and just take it easy this cave/ temple is a nice place to go see. There will be ladies trying to sell you a sarongs to go into the temple you do not need it unless you want to buy one and support them. They will give you one at the entrance... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful temples and amazing structures. The nature surrounding this place is breath taking too. Easy to get to, bit longer than 1 hour.

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Ayase-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

These caves are very small and the best part of them are seen from the pictures posted. Be sure not to buy a sarong on the way to the entrance as they will give you one to borrow for free when you pay if one is needed.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Goa Gaja cave temple or Elephant cave is situated in Ubud & is a nice rock cut temple built in the 14th century or so. They give out free sarongs in case you are wearing clothes which don't cover your legs completely. So don't fall for the women renting out sarongs at the parking lot!! Buy if you have... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Caves are rather small, more impressive from the outside than what can be found on the inside. Both buddhistic and hindu temples can be found here; the gardens around are rather charming with huge rocks, ancient trees with large visible roots and a pond with water lilies.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When arriving we were greeted by 4 ladies asking us to buy sarongs, we said we wanted to go in and check it out then we'd come back, but they were very persistant nearly jumping on us to buy one. We asked the lady on the ticket stand if we had to get sarongs which she said yes, so we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really enjoyable, amazing to see history and age of the temple ..... the colours are spectacular it's well worth a visit to walk around and see the natural beauty ....

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's overrated. There are nicer temples around Ubud and outside. Cave itself is quite small. Nice area to walk around in the jungle.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While it isn't the most majestic temple I've seen on my Asian travels, it was beautiful and historical nonetheless. Our tour guide gave us a detailed history of the temple, we also toured inside, and enjoyed one of the gong bands.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the most beautiful places near to Ubud. You feel like in a fairy tale wandering all round. A unique connection of buddism and hindu filosophy.

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