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Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery, Buleleng
(4.6/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Immerse yourself in tranquility at Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery, an enormous Buddhist monastery perched hillside. The colorful temples first opened in 1970 and house several meditation rooms, libraries, and gardens. Explore the different areas of the monastery, linked by small footpaths lined with statues, lush gardens, and tall pines. If interested, inquire about participating in meditation here yourself. You'll need to wear a sarong or sash around the waist when you visit, but you can borrow one from the front desk at no charge. You'll get here easiest by car, along a scenic drive passing vineyards and a small community. For Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery and beyond, use our Buleleng tourist route planner to get the most from your Buleleng vacation.
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Reviews
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  • It was for us only 10 min. walk up the from where we were staying at Indo Rumah Zengarden well worth a visit peaceful and very quit great views beautiful gardens and ponds with lotus flowers and other...  more »
  • the location on Google maps is not correct, so it's kind of tricky to get there, but it's worth it if you are on the lovina area.The entrance is free to the temple, but you'll be asked to make a donat...  more »
  • To Indonesian (or Balinese) habit is a bit of a mix of multiple religions and cultures. If you want to be negative: kitsch. But that's not it: earlier organic grown, on terraces, some restored. To quietly dream away, enjoy, relax. Nothing commercial in the neighborhood (that in itself is rare on Bali).
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  • Peace, love & Happiness be with you. In 3 words can describ a life practicing. A must visit for Spiritual and Physycal Peace of mind...
  • A bit far but worth to visit. First temple I didnt pay entrance fee and just donated. Temple was so peaceful and many things to see.
  • The most genuine temple we visited while in Bali. Very peaceful and not tourist orientated. Highly recommended.
  • It's the most beautiful and calm temple in the island. It's worth to drive there and spend some time "breathing". There is a small parking for a few cars. The fee is 5k
  • nice place, & quiet