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Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari

Jl. Pengembak, Tirta Empul, Pantai Merta Sari, Sanur, Denpasar 80228, Indonesia
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Nice and Beautiful Temple

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

Reviewed yesterday
Kaveh N
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Shahin Shahr, Iran
A nice small temple complex

Near Ubud, nicce complex. But if you are limited by time, can give it a miss. As there are better... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angshu_Kolkata
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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“holy water” (14 reviews)
“walk around” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Jl. Pengembak, Tirta Empul, Pantai Merta Sari, Sanur, Denpasar 80228, Indonesia
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"interesting visit"
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"spiritual experience"
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"chinese tourists"
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"peaceful place"
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"cleansing"
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"purification"
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Reviewed yesterday

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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
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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
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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
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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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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This complex is a very interesting and unique place to visit. Fed by a natural spring, the holy water provides a very important ritual cleansing, so I am told. I did not want to foul up the place with my sordid soul, but it was...More

1  Thank downinit
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