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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

#4 of 132 things to do in Ubud Features Animals
Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 971304
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In this unusual place of worship, mischievous simians throng among sacred temples and lush greenery.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“buy bananas” (976 reviews)
“be careful” (1,481 reviews)
“cheeky monkeys” (438 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 971304
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visited one time and place is full of monkeys but only one type of monkeys and honestly speaking i expected a little bit more, at least different types of monkeys since it's called monkey forest especially in Indonesia. So many people around trying to upsell...More

Thank Maksat A
Reviewed today

Monkey forest is awake and the monkey here is also funny. Here are some banana sellers that can be given to monkeys. Maybe I suggest not to carry too many items or always pay attention to the luggage. But for me this whole place is...More

Thank j0nathan735
Reviewed today via mobile

Funny experience! Easy to get up close to the monkeys as they chase you for food. Be careful not to get too close as they can become vicious! Worth the trip!

Thank chloeduggan96
Reviewed today via mobile

We went to the monkey forest and it was quite nice. This is a full on tourist attraction and everything is based on making money off of the monkeys. People are in big groups observing a group of monkeys, and you can buy bananas to...More

Thank DennisvdHeuvel
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you love animals and don't mind them jumping all over you then this is definitely the place for you. The monkeys are super friendly and freaking adorable too. They are especially friendly when you have bananas..

Thank Alicia P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice experience. The forest is beautiful and the monkey's are facinating. Worth a visit, but come early to avoid too manu tourists

Thank Michael C
Reviewed yesterday

Interesting sculptures&temples. Don't carry food. Monkeys may try removing from your bag. Sunglasses&hats also

Thank denisedenman11
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely big forest with monkeys roaming free. Lots of tourists but not too crowded due to the size. But the novelty wears off after an hour.

Thank Evepow2
Reviewed yesterday

This is such an exquisite part of Ubud and Bali in General. The mysticism of it all is just mind blowing and I get ever so excited when i get to show this to friends when they come and visit from abroad. There are just...More

Thank Constanzo1968
Reviewed yesterday

Went with my wife and 8 year old daughter - who was attacked by two adult monkeys. They ripped her skirt and left us very shaken. Be prepared for some close encounters!!

Thank Martin S
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Matilda D
11 August 2017|
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Sujad | Reviewed this property |
There is no restriction on dress code. It is not necessary to cover up knees and shoulder.
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30 July 2017|
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Response from Jr L | Reviewed this property |
fortunately we did not however one monkey did snatch our purely bottle from us only because it was dangling off one of our backpacks. remember do not let anything dangle or hang out otherwise they will take it from you... More