This was the second temple we visited and were nicely impressed. It's not as exciting as some of the others (like Stone Temple or Water Temple or Mother Temple) but very worthwhile.
This place is spread across acres having ancient statues of Gods. Good time to go is before evening. It's a long trek to find the elephant cave and temple with adventurous walk in a very nice ambience of trees, river and natural life. On the way you'll find the local shopping area which is a must halt but remember to... More
If you base yourself in Ubud, this is a good starting point for your day trip before visiting others. A bit commercialized with lots of stalls at car park area, but no hustlers.
The blend of Hindu and Buddhism coupled with the age and place in world history make for a very interesting place. Try and get there between coaches and take a sarong as it is a sacred place.
When we visited the temple we thought we had arrived too late but one of the residents there took myself and my husband around and explained beautifully about the history and culture of the sight and local area. It was a very interesting and beautiful place :) we will be returning
Beautiful grounds. I got to go down to a waterfall. Great for photo opportnities not far from Ubud and other attractions.
Well, i don't know if i would recommend this place as a must go attraction. We went there on our own and immediately was guided by the local guards there. He explained in very lengthy details of the temples. Was quite interesting tho. Was a bit uncomfortable that he asked for a tip at the end but we paid anyway.... More
You better spend your time in Ubud area elsewhere. The entrance to the cave is nicely decorated, but the cave itself it just a whole. At the entrance of the place (not at the cave) are men hanging around who impose themself to tell you something about the cave. They don't tell you that you have to pay for it.... More
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