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Gunung Timur Temple

Jln. Hang Tua 16, Medan 20152, Indonesia
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Very Interesting Shrine/Temple for Deceased

Many, many impressive and beautiful candle and incense filled Taoist and Buddhist shrines for... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Seattle, WA
A religious Escape

I have been here for a number of times. It is the biggest Buddhist temples in term of the number of... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2016
Medan, Indonesia
via mobile
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31 Oct 2016
“Very Interesting Shrine/Temple for Deceased”
22 Jan 2016
“A religious Escape”
Jln. Hang Tua 16, Medan 20152, Indonesia

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Many, many impressive and beautiful candle and incense filled Taoist and Buddhist shrines for deceased relatives. Said to be the largest in Medan.

Thank 1000Mike
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

I have been here for a number of times. It is the biggest Buddhist temples in term of the number of god statues. Each altar is marked with number and one will pray from one altar to another in chronological order. Praying paper and candles...More

Thank SusantoWu
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

A bit out of the city center but worth a visit. Beautiful dragon ornaments and option to purchase your invents and candles make this a perfect representation of the Chinese community in Medan.

Thank roundtheworldnback
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I live near this place once and like the building. You can take a walk from the night market in Mega Mas District for coming to here

Thank Veve9588
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Ask the betak motorcycle to take you here for not over 20.000 rupiah. Seat 3. Very beautiful old temple with hundreds of ancient Taoism god, goddess.

1  Thank bangkokstory
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Act like local chinese, you need complete 17stations for praying for wealthy, healthy and prosperity in this temple; chinese deities, god and goddess, Potisattawa, devils, etc. There is also warehouse for parking the big boat.

1  Thank jajavalB
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Temple to pray in the morning on our last day in Medan. Book thru private tour. Your can email & enquire about the private tour & he will draft the itinerary to cater your need. tyjdesign@gmail.com

1  Thank sychang
Reviewed 23 July 2015

anyone from different religion can also enter the temple. and we take lots of photos inside. the area is just like normal temple, with spacious parking area. no entrance fee!

1  Thank mushroom001
Reviewed 20 May 2015

This temple is very beautyfull and also big. On the left site is a little so made river with very nice sculptures and a very beautyfull Bhudda statue. Also there is a temple shop where you can buy all kind of Bhudist articles.

2  Thank ras1961
Reviewed 12 October 2014

when you are in Medan spare your time to visit this charming temple, it's not just free of charge but i think this temple has beautiful architectural design, the people there are very welcoming. they let me photograph as long as I didn't make noise....More

7  Thank Henky G
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