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Worth a quick visit and take in view of town

Instagramable. There is a pagoda that rises several stories and a temple up the hill that provides... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Nice place good view

The Pagoda is very pleasant and offers a good view of the harbor. You can expect to spend 20 to 30... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Ophelia, Virginia
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“Fabulous View !!!”
22 Jun 2018
“Sorong city view from the top”
Sorong, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there during by transit from Raja Ampat to Jakarta, if you have time, don't miss this wonderful spot, the views from the top are absolutely amazing !!! We have to pay Rp 20000/- to go to the Pagoda. Even if you have only...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The good thing about Sorong is no traffic jam, from place to other place is not far. I only have a few time to enjoy sorong in sunset. This temple is a good place to see Sorong from the top. It was about 10mins from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank lucyrheeqa
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We were advised we could walk here from our hotel but after 30 minutes we jumped on a motorbike rickshaw as the pagoda didn't seem to be getting any closer. Once there, we paid the entrance fee and wandered up. This is not the most...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank jakesta4821
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Instagramable. There is a pagoda that rises several stories and a temple up the hill that provides a good view of the town of Strong. While there, and if you have a car, it may be worthwhile to drive along the picturesque backroads along the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Such a beautiful place in the middle of city, yet located quite hidden from the main road though. To enter, you need to pay ten thousand rupiah, but its really worth the price. The view from above, in front of the vihara is really one...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank StephenB5379
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

The Pagoda is very pleasant and offers a good view of the harbor. You can expect to spend 20 to 30 minutes there.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank MsBearkeley
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Sorong is a messy city, not nice to be there. This place is good because it is quiet, nice, clean and peaceful.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Tajna t
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It's a good place to go if you don't have anything to do in Sorong. Nice views and nice Pagoda. It's better if you go by motorbike because of the road.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank CMI88
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I enjoy this pagoda high up on the hillside with good harbor views , it has a big drum on one side and a bell with the ringer on the other , you cannot get into the pagoda itself but you can look through the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Cathleen B
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This pagoda is a must visit if you're coming to Sorong. Located right in the middle of the city, it's very easy to get there. You have to pay entrance fee (Rp10rb). Once you go up, you could see Sorong in panoramic view.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank didanz
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