Mataram Travel Guide

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  • Mataram
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Mataram Things to Do

  • Taman Mayura.

    The Mayura Park is what remains of the once existing Karang Asem kingdom of Bali. The park was built in 1744, and has a man-made lake with a floating pavillion (the Bale Kambang) used as a judicial court and a meeting place.

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  • The Pura Meru Temple.

    It´s the largest hinduist temple in Mataram and is a relic of the Karam Asam Kingdom, It was built in 1720 as a place of worship for Lombok's Hindu followers. It has three Meru´s (towers with straw roofs) wich symbolizes the presence of Shiva, Visnu and Brahma deities.

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  • batu bolong temple

    a hindu temple on the cliff by the beach. batu bolong means stone with hole, probably because it's built on the rocks. from the temple, you can see the beach and the ocean.

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  • gili islands

    3 small islands (gili air, gili meno, gili trawangan) near lombok famous for snorkeling, sun, and partying.

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  • Sacred stones from Mount Rinjani

    It's sacred stones guarded by Dewi Sri [Goddess Sri] nearby the pool of hope in Pura Lingsar. Taken from Mount Rinjani [3,726 m] as personification for the local which never go there ~ so they can pray here.

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  • Pura Lingsar

    Known as the only Hindu shrine in the world where the Hindus and Muslims can worship together. Built at 1714 and rebuilt in 1878, this temple symbolizing harmony and unity between the Balinese Hinduism and Sasak Islam.

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  • Sacred spring Narmada

    A sacred spring in the Narmada complex which the water is believed to give the pilgrims eternal youth!

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  • 'Secret Room' at Bale Terang

    If the king find one of his concubines is great ... he can 'proccess' it in the secret room for intimates ;) This story remind me with Tamansari ~water castle~ at Jogjakarta [you can read in my Jogjakarta page].

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  • Taman Narmada

    Taman Narmada [Narmada Park] was built in 1727 during the reign of King Anak Agung Gede Ngurah Karangasem. A huge artificial lake which represent Danau [lake] Segara Anak ~ the crater lake nearby Mount Rinjani.

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  • Pura Meru

    Pura Meru [Meru Temple] also symbolizing the influence of Balinese culture in Lombok. This is the highest style of Meru type of pura, consist of 11 meru as the roof. Built in 1720 during the reign of King Anak Agung Made and dedicated to the Hindu unity on Lombok.

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  • Pohon Nagasari

    The sacred tree which only can live in sacred place like pura [temple]. It's not allowed to take the beans from the tree. Let them fall to the ground and take it for several traditional medicine. For kids who has scabies or the girls who wants to have beautiful faces [reduced acne!!!]

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  • Many personification at Mayura Park

    How people in Mataram~Ampenan~Cakranegara living in harmony at the ancient time were described by many personification sculptures in Mayura Park. Like the Middle East people [Iranian, Turkish] and Chinese people. Symbolizing that they're so helpful during the developing of Mayura Park. And at the entrance gate can be found Chinese dishes which put...

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Mataram Hotels

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  • The Lombok Lodge

    Jl. Oberoi, Mataram, 83001, Indonesia

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Pool Villa Club

    Jalan Pantai Senggigi, Mataram, 83010, Indonesia

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Lombok Garden Hotel

    Jl. Bung Karno No. 7, (formerly Hotel Granada), Mataram, 83231, Indonesia

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

Mataram Restaurants

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    by aalayaa Written Jan 23, 2006

    a famous restaurant for its local food. the most famous food is ayam taliwang but you can order others such as sate, fish, plecing kangkung, etc.
    you can sit on normal table or on matt with low table.
    most of the foods are hot, so be careful with the chilli

    Favorite Dish: ayam taliwang!
    a famous local food which is a bbq chicken with chilli sauce, serve with rice

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