Maospahit Temple

Maospahit Temple is an old temple which is located at Dr. Sutomo Street, about 950 meters from Catur Muka Statue. The main market of Pasar Badung is close to this site. Many visitors pay a visite to this old temple because it an archeological site. There is a terracotta statue considered to be archeologically old, come from the ancient of Majapahit Kingdom (East Java).

How To Get To Maospahit Temple

  1. 15 minutes from Sanur
  2. 30 minutes from Kuta
  3. 45 minutes from Nusa Dua

What You Can See Around Maospahit Temple

  1. Badung traditional market, This market is the biggest traditional market in Denpasar. This market receives a lot of visits from domestic and foreign visitor, therefore has been included as an object of attraction in City Tour programs. Daily household needs and handicrafts are available here. It’s open daily, from early morning until late of right.
  2. Bali Museum, Originally established in 1910, by a Dutch official who was concern at the export of culturally significant artifacts from the island, the museum was destroyed in a 1917 earthquake. It was rebuilt in the 1920s, but used mainly as a storage facility until 1932, when the German artist Walter Spies and some Dutch official revived the idea of collecting and preserving Balinese antiquities and cultural objects, and creating an ethnographic museum.
  3. Jagatnatha Temple, The high structure of the Padmasana is the unique shrine of the temple. Like other big temples, Jaganatha is very busy on big religious day, such as Galungan, Kuningan, Saraswati. The regular religious ceremonies are conducted on the new and full moons, shadow puppet shows are normally performed. This place is accessible within 20 minutes from Sanur.
  4. Art Center / Taman Werdhi Budaya, This building was established on 14th February 1973 and has function to arrange the art and cultural attraction and supported with open stages and main buildings for: dancing, painting exhibition, seminar, music as specially big event of Bali art Festival is held on the middle of June to July every year. It’s located at Nusa Indah Street Denpasar.
  5. Bajra Sandhi Balinese People Struggle Monument, The monument was designed by Mr. Ida Bagus Gede Yadnya, The width of its building is 4,900 square meters, while the whole square is 138,830 square meters. If we witness from a distance, the shape of the Monument looks like a Bajra (a Hindu priest’s bell) which is standing up at the Puputan Margarana square.

The Activities around Maospahit Temple

  1. Walking on the sea at Sea Walker