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Sam Po Kong Temple

Jl. Simongan Raya 129, Semarang 50236, Indonesia
+62 24 7605277
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This temple already been renovated, better manage than before, but there is to many food store in... read more

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Agustan889
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Most famous temple in Semarang

This is an old temple that has been restored in to a brand new temple. You can’t spot any old... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Susan S
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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“big statue” (11 reviews)
“zheng he's” (8 reviews)
“red color” (9 reviews)
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Jl. Simongan Raya 129, Semarang 50236, Indonesia
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+62 24 7605277
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"big statue"
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"red color"
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"chinese muslim"
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"entrance gate"
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"great chinese"
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"pay extra"
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"great place to visit"
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"nice place"
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Reviewed yesterday

This temple already been renovated, better manage than before, but there is to many food store in the area make the temple not to clean

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an old temple that has been restored in to a brand new temple. You can’t spot any old building atmosphere here anymore.

Thank Susan S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A magnificent temple with typical chinise architecture, cheap entrance ticket, many spot to take pictures, inside the temple is available souvenir, food, drink shop and barongsay attraction, available also typical chinese clothes to take a picture.

Thank Ferdiyan B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Historic temple complex with traditional Chinese & Javanese architectural features.- historical pagoda with a statue of Zheng He, also as place to pray

Thank Yunita R
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's just 10 a.m when we arrived and already the weather felt so hot! Inside there are a few temples inside the complex and overall worth a visit! Just be prepared to bring umbrella and sunglasses, oh if you can, bring a cold drink since...More

1  Thank emikosuryali
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this temple with my family in weekdays. The entry ticket is IDR 25.000 for a whole visit include the prayer place. IDR. 10.000 if just looking around.Around prayer place, there are relief which describe admiral Cheng Ho journey to Asia. Entrance to the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well I guess it was sort of interesting for a walkabout but other than a lot of concrete and incense as a tourist there really wasn't much to admire or contemplate. I am sure if you are a member of this religious group it would...More

Thank KhunKru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the biggest temple in city of Semarang. You must go there. There are many tour guide with multilanguage here. The proof of Chinese admiral Cheng Hoo disembark here

Thank Andy L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time to go to Semarang and visit Sam Poo Kong; The Buddhist Temple. The place is very spacious and nice but unfortunately the place for worship is used as a tourist place which we have to spend money if we want...More

Thank Vanvelous
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I went there with my friends. When we visited, there was barongsai performance from local people. We can rent Chinese traditional costume or Korean traditional costume (hanbok) and someone will take your photo in the temple.

1  Thank Ran D
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