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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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  • Poor2%
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In this unusual place of worship, mischievous simians throng among sacred temples and lush greenery.
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Ubud
Contact
Jalan Monkey Forest, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
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+62 361 971304
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All reviews be careful buy bananas wild animals baby monkeys follow the rules cute monkeys monkey business love monkeys their natural habitat water bottles walk around fun experience entrance fee nice walk fruit feed aggressive
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Reviewed today via mobile

Simply great! They give you all the safety tips (which some folks don’t follow, don’t look directly at the monkey’s eyes) and i had one climb on my shoulders, pat me on the head, and try to steal my glasses. I didn’t panic as the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank philcE5244JT
Reviewed today via mobile

The place is big, you might spend like 30 minutes to see all walking. Monkeys are not aggressive and you can walk among them.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank amayajoelsv
Reviewed today

-> Good place to visit and enjoy with Lots and lots of monkeys...full of greenery and water bodies in the Sanctuary. -> 2-3 hours is the maximum time you need to visit this place. ->Entrance ticket 80K IDR per person

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 103prem
Reviewed yesterday

cheeky little buggers try to pinch your things so try to put everything in your pockets & don't carry bags or backpacks

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Milligate
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When in your in Ubud, the Monkey Forest is a great place to spend a few hours. Entry is cheap, lots of staff to ensure your visit is safe , and lots of monkeys. This was our second visit and have never had any problems...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dieter B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Be careful and listen for directions and guidance about the monkeys..there are hundreds to see. Its a great experience

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 167jewelsr
Reviewed yesterday

Been there 3 times already and amazes me every time I visit. Definitely go visit these monkeys in their home

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank alpkorhan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Macaque Monkeys galore! Beautiful jungle right in town to visit. Many times religious ceremonies are going on that you can view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank barbarajoe
Reviewed yesterday

I have been to Uluwatu many moons ago and didn't have a good experience with the mischievous monkeys. At Ubud forest the monkeys were a little bit more friendlier but I still had the uneasy feeling walking around them. At one point we felt like...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sintastorms
Reviewed yesterday

My friends and I really enjoyed the monkey forest! It was really fascinating to be able to walk the grounds and see all the monkeys roaming free. The little babies were sooo cute! The grounds were stunning as well, so many gorgeous stone carvings. I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Carolineballin
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Dilini C
8 March 2019|
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Response from mllousie096 | Reviewed this property |
80,000 IDR. Convert this to your currency :)
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Tinoda M
27 January 2019|
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Response from thepolishfoodie | Reviewed this property |
Prices went up. It’s 60000 IDR per person
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Jayne314
11 January 2019|
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Response from svvoii | Reviewed this property |
1 hour is enough, 2 hours is good. Tickets available at the entrance. Better visit first thing in the morning.
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