We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 85.97*
and up
Private Tour: Ubud Attractions Including Monkey Forest and Art Market
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Saraswati temple Kingdom of Ubud is dedicated to honor the Hindu Goddess Saraswati, the goddess of learning, literature and art. This temple is very beautiful and artistic, so many tourists who come to see its charm, but for purposes of worship. Pura Taman Saraswati has a water garden and lotus pond at the center of its attraction as a tourist attraction.This temple is decorated with so many fine carvings and inside there Padmasana shrine located in the northeast, but it also contained bale barong, giant masks, statues of Goddess Saraswati and the statue of the devil Jero Gede Mecaling as high as 3 meters in front of the temple.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lotus pond” (92 reviews)
“lily pads” (11 reviews)
“dance show” (12 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Jl. Raya, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (1,090)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 643 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We hoped to visit Saraswati temple and tried on two occasions. What people are reviewing here as the temple site is actually just the lily pond and courtyard which backs onto the lotus cafe. You can see only the front of the temple where the...More

Thank KandAPandora
Reviewed 3 days ago

So let's face it - there are many temples in Bali, so what does this have that makes it worth a stop? The temple itself is like many others on the island of Bali - dark grey, lichen covered stones ornately carved with scarey and...More

Thank Adele W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Let's be honest. If you are in Bali it is difficult not to see a great temple every few minutes. What makes this one stand out is the easy access from the centre of town and the wonderful lily ponds. Well worth a look.

Thank Markadlz
Reviewed 1 week ago

I expected this temple to be bigger. This is a very small temple in the center of Ubud. The lovely 'Lotus cafe' is at the entrance of the temple, but it's quite expensive. There is not much to see at this temple. It's nice to...More

Thank Daeng D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely small temple, not easy to find. The gate has people selling tickets to nighttime dancing and with no sign saying the temple name you could easily miss this one. Worth finding though as the ponds are lovely and there are some nice statues etc...More

Thank Jane Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The temple was open and accessible when we went on 1st September. Must put on sarong to enter, but there were lovely purple ones to borrow and return just before the temple gate on left side.

Thank Aesthetixxx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple is located near Ubud Palace next to Starbucks. As the name suggests, it is dedicated to the Hindu goddess Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge and arts. You need to wear a sarong, and it's best to buy one when embarking on a trip...More

Thank melkeet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is just behind Starbucks. It is beautiful and so are the garden in front. You can only see the outside but still worth a visit while strolling Ubud.

Thank Mambo_DK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Each and every temple has something to offer. Some are for bathing, some for relaxing, some for praying. You will love Saraswati as it is peaceful on any given day. The fish are everywhere in the waters and sooooo big. Lots of chances to make...More

Thank domurchu1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This nice temple is a bit hidden in the centre of Ubud, near the Lotus cafe. It's a small temple, but the pond with lilies (and not too many visitors) makes this a beautiful and peaceful place

Thank Papegaaiduiker
Nearby Restaurants
Il Giardino
606 reviews
.12 km away
ARANG Sate Bar
717 reviews
.11 km away
Spice by Chris Salans
650 reviews
.06 km away
Gelato Secrets
456 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bali Point Tour - Day Tours
13 reviews
.09 km away
Museum Puri Lukisan
599 reviews
.15 km away
Ubud Traditional Art Market
1,169 reviews
.26 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
payal m
30 June 2017|
Response from Rschagrin | Reviewed this property |
Open all day and they have dance starting at 7:30