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Pagoda Avalokitesvara

Jl. Perintis Kemerdekaan | Kompleks Vihara Buddhagay, Semarang 50269, Indonesia
+62 24 7473590
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PEACEFULL ENVIRONTMENT

A colorfull pagoda... a very good object of photography... I really like this place. It's a new... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JUDIS_UTAMA
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Indonesia
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Biggest Buddhist Temple in Semarang

Biggest Buddhist Temple in Semarang. Easy to access. There is no tour guide. You can study... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Andy L
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  • Average23%
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“parking fee” (5 reviews)
“bodhi tree” (3 reviews)
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Jl. Perintis Kemerdekaan | Kompleks Vihara Buddhagay, Semarang 50269, Indonesia
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+62 24 7473590
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A colorfull pagoda... a very good object of photography... I really like this place. It's a new experience to have a chance to see how budhist does their prayer. There is a big tree just in front of the pagoda with a lot of red...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Biggest Buddhist Temple in Semarang. Easy to access. There is no tour guide. You can study multiculture here.

Thank Andy L
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

One of the most authentic places in Semarang. The ambiance of this area is very beautiful. I recommend you to come while the sun rises. The morning light is good here (especially below the trees) and also not too much visitors so you can take...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

i love being there.. it just coincidental but i love the building. its big and high and i love the atsmophere there.. very quite and calm

Thank Mariawp104
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

It's make you look like you were in China 😁 The pagoda is gorgeous, very good for photo shoot. It is located beside Vihara Watugong, named because of the stone like drum shaped (Watu means stone in Javanese language, Gong is like drum)

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Nice place to see the great architecture in side and out side pagoda, came here using trans semarang then walked few hundred metre.

Thank Peti A
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

It is a budhist temple in the nice area of semarang surrounded by trees and big Budha statue in the backyard. Try your luck for guessing your love life and life challenge with stone throw then get a number for prediction .... :)

Thank Thekukur
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Look your history book and you'll found that there was a close connection between Chinese and Semarang City in Indonesia. When Cheng Ho landed in Semarang, he left not only notes in a book, but also a culture. This Pagoda Avalokitesvara is one of million...More

Thank ramundro
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went there by rent car, they close around 9pm i think. Googling first for the open schedule. No need ticket just parking fee. Buddhist place for praying. Pay for the hio for pray. Nice place and big pagoda like in china

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a place of worship, not a tourist attraction. Nice ans quiet peaceful place with very old bodhi tree. There's monastery on the back, a library, and pagoda with large Guan Yin (Kwan Im) statue inside. You could have Tjiam Si here (chinese prophecy)...More

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Response from Rika M | Reviewed this property |
As I remember, there's no cottage surrounding the vihara. However, it is nearby Ungaran and there are some cottages there.
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