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Sam Po Kong Temple

Jl. Simongan Raya 129, Semarang 50236, Indonesia
+62 24 7605277
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Chines Temple is Exotic

We do not need visit China for see it. It is nice temple and amazing statue also. Many color and... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Adi S
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Kuta, Indonesia
Good place to see great buildings and to learn different culture integration

This is relatively a large complex surrounded by some big houses / temples. You need to pay... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
SmallWorldForAll
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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“big statue” (9 reviews)
“zheng he's” (8 reviews)
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Jl. Simongan Raya 129, Semarang 50236, Indonesia
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

We do not need visit China for see it. It is nice temple and amazing statue also. Many color and lovely. Love visit this specially for know story of Laksamana Cheng Ho

Thank Adi S
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is relatively a large complex surrounded by some big houses / temples. You need to pay extra if you want to enter the temples otherwise you can only see them from its square / plaza. I personally think the management of this complex should...More

Thank SmallWorldForAll
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I had never expected this in Semarang so it came as a surprise to me.....but what's more amazing is the beautiful splendour this attraction provides....it is certainly not tiny and every bit is immensely crafted, lending a bit of Chinese history and charm in Semarang....More

Thank Jasmin S
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Definetely we want to see the temple, not the surrounding, we were asked for 7.500/ pax, but when we want to see the temple we were asked again for 20.000/ pax. It's all about the money....

Thank andra_allan
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This place is quite far from Lawang Sewu. For solo traveller like me i took Gojek with good price to reach here. 10k IDR entrance is reasonable to spent for this kind of place. The temple is for buddhist prayer but in the same time...More

Thank mramizam
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Visit the temple during a working day and under hot temperature. Even though the place is quiet, the ticketing staff seems busy with a noisy chat with her colleagues. This young girl obviously lacked of customer service training. After entering site for a while, an...More

Thank K S
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I heard about this temple from my friend who have lived in semarang before. This temple is so big and spacious. There is only a few trees so if you come here in afternoon, the weather is super hot. There are many spot for take...More

Thank Veronica D
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Lots of families. Food vendors, etc. Temple is open air. Walls have detailed historical carvings. Can be seen in short time.

Thank Mattia I
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Sam Po Kong temple is well known for the history of the Chinese admiral who came to Indonesia, fell in love with this place and lived in central java bringing all the acculturation between Chinese and local people. This place is currently renovated to a...More

Thank Monique7375
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is for the first time I Come to Semarang and also visit to Klenteng Sam Po Kong. It's very beautiful, when I'm coming to this place, I don't feel in Semarang but I'm feel in China. High proud for Semarang you have so many...More

Thank Andreyan R
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