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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

#4 of 128 things to do in Ubud Features Animals
Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 971304
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“buy bananas” (926 reviews)
“be careful” (1,369 reviews)
“cheeky monkeys” (407 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 yesterday

The place is so cool and all the monkeys are so tame. The place is amazing and you can feel that you were in the pre historic age withe ancient structures around the place and all the Banyan tree dating back to ages. As if...More

Thank Tongbits
Reviewed yesterday

We had a half day tour to visit this place and my children loved to see animals, especially monkeys and this is a great place to experience and the atmosphere was great, relax and mix yourself into nature is thebest way to relax.

Thank gozteet
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly recommend..very busy but we'll enough monkeys to see. Just be careful as one of them did bite my finger (my own fault) apparently they are all vetted along with dogs so if you do get a small scratch then don't worry about it. Although...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is a beautiful forest with lots of amazing trees and plants and of course the monkeys. As long as you respect the monkeys and don't irritate them they are very peaceful and it is amazing to see from a close angle how they live...More

Thank Anita V
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to have a laugh as these monkey are such cheeky little creatures Keep your belongings safe as they will steal anything they can get their hands on A must do when in Ubud

Thank Dean M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was fun and shady walk thru the park. Lots of monkeys and families interaction. Don't stare the monkeys in the eyes. I didn't buy any bananas to feed them so they don't come after me. Nice place to spend an hour away from busy...More

Thank Colina Y
Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the unique places to see in Bal, There are about 700 monkeys who call this home. The monkeys here are very domesticated and feel at home with people. They freely roam around the forest,

Thank carmenasinas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really great to see, definitely worth doing if you are in ubud. 50,000 rupiah entry fee, mobiles are very cute!

Thank David W
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great place to visit if you are interested in nature and animals. Please be respectful in your dress and manners as there is a burial ground and temples here which I think some tourists are not aware of. The monkeys are living...More

Thank Angie R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the monkey sanctuary by taxi which was an experience in itself the monkeys are protected and well cared for and supervised at any given time lots of little baby monkeys very cute monkeys will climb all over you when you have purchased...More

Thank deconz1
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Does it cost anything to go into the monkey forest?
20 May 2017|
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Response from Christopher D | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's 50k rp but well worth it and I think it was 40k rp for children
Aakash G
To enjoy this place how many hours one should spent ? And should this place be visited in morning / noon or evening ?
9 May 2017|
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Response from ChristheKiwi7865 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we used the Kura-Kura tourist bus to get up there and back so that determined our timetable. However, we were in the Forest for around an hour and a half, then wandered around the local shops and finally, had lunch in... More
We are thinking of visit the monkey forest with a 4 year old, is it safe? We read stories of people and kids been bitten by the monkey so not 100% comfortable of being her. Thanks in advance.
4 May 2017|
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Response from Emrehliug | Reviewed this property |
yes, just close very well your backpacker ok, and don't look in their eyes