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Pura Goa Lawah

Between Kusamba and Padang Bai | 10 km East of Klungkung, Indonesia
+62 361 222387
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“bat cave” (45 reviews)
“small temple” (10 reviews)
Between Kusamba and Padang Bai | 10 km East of Klungkung, Indonesia
+62 361 222387
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here when a funeral was going on so very busy with all the Balinese in ceremonial clothing. We could not go into the cave but our guide took photos of the thousands of bats for us and the pythons!! There were 7 of us...More

Thank thejohns
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This temple is really nice to see, it's in the jungle and the statues are just amazing! But there are Too much people who try to sell you something..

Thank Morris200
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fruit bats are great,interesting company...if you can stand them! This Bali Bat Cave is no exception. Hordes of these well-behaved creatures routinely dangle against the walls of the cavernous volcanic rock outcropping to their hearts content...much to the chagrin of some visitors who are prone...More

Thank Lorenanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very happy to visit this temple. Many bats at the temple close to the beach. The sound and smell of bats is very typical in this temple. A truly awesome and religious temple.

Thank TPascu80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't like my experience at this temple at all. From the moment they spot you the locals will be all over you like vultures trying to get your money. A woman threw a necklace over my head without invitation and insisted it was mine...More

Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

This temple is really peaceful. The black architecture makes it a spiritual place. The bats inside the cave are considered sacred you can them from the outside. The sound they make adds mystery to this temple. There is a legend that says that this temple...More

Thank Pichtee
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Goa lawah temple is located at Desa pesinggahan kecamatan Dawan kabupaten klungkung it is approximately 50 kilometres or an hour drive from capital city of Bali Denpasar Goa lawah temple which situates just under a hill and opposite the beach ithereforere predicted to have been...More

Thank Gusti Y
Reviewed June 3, 2017

i always see this temple when i want to going to the p.bay harbour. this is quiet place and in the front of the beach. many local people being here. nice

Thank mahe m
Reviewed May 30, 2017

The first Temple that I visited, and it was inspiring. Many people complain about not being able to enter the bat cave, but rest assured, there are thousands of bats, and for health reasons, you shouldn't enter (bats carry a lot of diseases). I also...More

Thank sonyam1967
Reviewed May 27, 2017

I looked forward to visiting this temple because I honestly wanted to see the bats but there was a ceremony going on, so we were not allowed to enter the goa (cave). There are a lot of local people on the temple attending the ceremony...More

Thank ChrysKirkland
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August 8, 2017|
Response from Lorenanda | Reviewed this property |
The establishment is open daily from 7am to 6 pm
August 8, 2017|
Response from Gusti Y | Reviewed this property |
hello acctualy there is no entrance fee at goa lawah temple but there is any donation
July 9, 2015|
Response from Lorenanda | Reviewed this property |
What in heavens name are you talking about? First off,I do not run the establishment. I am merely a visitor.Hence I have no bad karma in this regard.Therefore it is extremely bad karma to berate me for something I am in no... More