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Gumuling Well

Jl. Tamansari, Yogyakarta 55142, Indonesia
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Acoustic mosque and a buried well

This heritage mosque located in underground. The men pray on the downstairs and the women on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roni k
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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Not a 'Well' at all, badly interpreted, but rather an ancient underground tunnel. very cool

This is an awesome little side trip and a great way to get from the Taman Sari Water Palace to the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
David H
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Yogyakarta
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Jl. Tamansari, Yogyakarta 55142, Indonesia
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"underground mosque"
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"water palace"
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"taman sari"
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"unique architecture"
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"same complex"
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"ticket office"
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"visit this place"
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"taking photos"
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"tour guide"
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"entrance fee"
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"tunnel"
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"castle"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This heritage mosque located in underground. The men pray on the downstairs and the women on the upstairs. Somehow you still able to hear the voice/sound, even you are in the back last of the mosque. Also there was a well before. But, it buried...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is an awesome little side trip and a great way to get from the Taman Sari Water Palace to the Underground Mosque. Awesome echoic chamber and a great insight into the lost days when there were secret tunnels under much of Yogya, with teh...More

3  Thank David H
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Went there with my mom in 2015. It was a very nice trip with the guide. The guide is very good to explain the history of The Mosque and give me time to taking many pictures.

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We got so lost looking for this place - don't believe the location of the pin drop on Trip Advisor! Search for "Kampung Wisata Taman Sari" on Google Maps instead - luckily some children passing us by helped us find the location a few blocks...More

2  Thank MwithP
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a strange building and hard to see how it’s a mosque. But interesting acoustics. It takes someone to guide you to it. Not easy to find.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Behind water castle cafe.. there is a building of taman sari..u can see it from there. its separate from taman sari. nice for photo snap. but need to go early in the morning. otherwise..u cant have a good photo..because u take turn to snap a...More

1  Thank Malekku
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is part of the same grounds where you find Tamansari Water Castle. It is a bit hard to find, but there are local people around who will gladly show you the way. It's very peaceful and unusual, in all my travels I've never been...More

1  Thank Yuki4by
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of attractions within Taman Sari in the heart of Yogyakarta. Visitors need to pass through Taman Sari gate with an entrance fee of Rp 15,000 per person (for foreigners) in order to go to Gumuling Well (Samur Gumuling). While heading to this...More

2  Thank nryati D
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We entered via Taman Sari till the end, turn right after a batik shop and walk about 5 mins along the houses before turning left to the well which looks like a house before going down into the tunnel. It is not big but the...More

Thank MiddyMe
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

if you are visiting Taman Sari Water Castle, this one is one of the other attraction located near the Taman Sari. maybe you need to use tour guide services, so you will know the complete information about this places when i came, this place was...More

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leneme
13 August 2015|
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Response from leneme | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for your info Actually we already done this trip and manage to find the walking path to Sumurgumuling
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