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Hoo Tong Bio

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This atmospheric temple catering to the local Confucian and Buddhist communities was built in 1784 and is spectacularly adorned in red and gold ornaments, lions and dragons, and provides a interesting distraction if you find yourself stopping in Banyuwangi for a night.

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It's open until late in the night and looks especially good when lit up after dark.


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Hoo Tong Bio

Jalan Ikan Gurami 54, Banyuwangi

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