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Buddhagaya Watugong Temple

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Open today: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Beautiful... so peaceful

On our way from Ungaran to Semarang, we found and stop at this place.... Beautiful pagoda and... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
fhimawan
Watugong , temple with beautiful Pagoda

Watugong means stone with form of Gong (instrument of Javanese music). It's placed in front of Big... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
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Jl. Perintis Kemerdekaan | Pudakpayung, Banyumanik, Semarang 50265, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

On our way from Ungaran to Semarang, we found and stop at this place.... Beautiful pagoda and peaceful quiet place...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fhimawan
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Place is pretty far if you stayed at the city center like me. But this place is a must go item in your checklist if you ever visited Semarang. The pagoda and it's surrounding in this place is so vibrant, lots of color blend very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JUDIS_UTAMA
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Watugong means stone with form of Gong (instrument of Javanese music). It's placed in front of Big Budhist temple with beautiful Pagoda. Watugong is also Kuan Yin temple. The Pagoda temple is very in teresting with a lot of fine craft inside. Bright colour &...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank iwanskomari
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Located in highland the ambience is very comfy. A lot of people wrote their wishes on a red cotton then hanging it on the big tree which in front of the tree is Buddha and Kwan Im statue. I always enjoy visiting temple when we...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

It's a nice place,very peace and quiet. The pagoda is very beautiful. When I came, there are visitors, not only Buddhist but also from another religions. What a beautiful tolerance...diversity in unity

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank nie0301
Reviewed 13 December 2017

The pagoda can be seen from the road. It is one of nice pagoda that rarely you can find in Indonesia. Situated in nice place, quiet environment and reserved clean and well.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Cekeysh
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The history : Watugong is the name of a region in the south edge of the city of Semarang. His name is as unique as the iconic area, which is a stone shaped gong. That is why the local community while fostering a highway in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank valentinemusic
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Nice for visit but they need also make some care on some part on the place. So all will look clean and nice !

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank AdiS882
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I like everything they have in the complex. Walking around in the complex is relaxing and peacefully. You can see impressive Buddha statue in the main hall, inspirational sleeping Buddha in the garden and awesome tower / pagoda with its Bodhi tree. The temple keeper...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank SmallWorldForAll
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This vihara was listed in my tourism destination during my business trip in Semarang. This city definitely has many religious site that worth to visit. One of them is Pagoda Avalokitesvara in Vihara Buddhagaya Watugong. This place located in Semarang - Solo long road. I...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank cindye924
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