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Holy Hindu Temple with holy water

Tirta Empul is one of the places which our taxi driver took us by himself. We never planned this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alor Setar, Malaysia
Nice and Beautiful Temple

Beautiful temple with beautiful landscapes. A spring with clear water which Hindus believe it is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kaveh N
Shahin Shahr, Iran
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Jl. Pengembak, Tirta Empul, Pantai Merta Sari, Sanur, Denpasar 80228, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Tirta Empul is one of the places which our taxi driver took us by himself. We never planned this but reaching there we felt we would have missed something very beautiful. The sacred water coming from the mountains and the sacred pond are the major...More

Thank Alok_Nahata
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful temple with beautiful landscapes. A spring with clear water which Hindus believe it is sacred, and you can go to the pool and wash yourself in it. And remember to bring a sarong with you.

Thank Kaveh N
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Near Ubud, nicce complex. But if you are limited by time, can give it a miss. As there are better temples to visit like tanah lot, Ulun Danu (the best).

Thank Angshu_Kolkata
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Beautiful temple with holy mountain water which was very clean. Wear a bathing suit, rent a sarong or bring your own. Lockers are available for valuables. Be sure to pay a guide for the whole ritual. Its worth it and he will even take pictures...More

Thank jellybeanlucy
Reviewed 29 May 2018

one of the beautiful temple visited in bali,Tirta Empul is an important temple complex and holy mountain spring, located in the village of Manukaya in central Bali. Tirta Empul Temple was founded around a large water spring in 962 A.D. during the Warmadewa dynasty which...More

Thank DeWandererSoul
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Sarongs are provided at the entrance and lots of people in a line up to get inside. One look at the (dirty) water and we decided not to go in. Unless you are very spiritual and willing to overlook what's in the water and sharing...More

Thank e2bicoke4
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Visiting and participating in the purification ritual was definitely THE highlight of my trip to Bali. Work with a guide from the premises - they will teach you how to do the ritual properly and explain the significance of each step as you wish. They...More

Thank Ginger H
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We went for many temples around Ubud and this one was the best one. Especially the hole water bath ritual was a great experience! We hired a local guide to tell us how do the path properly (and what not to do) 6€ for that...More

Thank JayMay73
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This place was just stunning, definitely worth a visit! However we got a sarong from the front counter in return for a donation, and then when we got to the bathing area that we had to wear a sarong into the water but we werent...More

1  Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend to go with @buddhabalitours he did a amazing job the experience was incredible. Make sure you take your bathers and a shirt to cover 🙏🏻🙏🏻

Thank Joanne F
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