Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Boen Tek Bio, Oldest Temple in Tangerang

Spectr News Theme Eskanisa Ramadiani
23, August 2019

According to history, Boen Tek Bio located in Pasar Lama Tangerang is one of the oldest temple in Tangerang. Name of Boen Tek Bio which was built in 1684 means a worship place help people become virtuous person in life.

This temple which has stood for three centuries also known as Tanah Gocap Funeral Home. You can easily reach Boen Tek Bio with commuter line Tanah Abang – Duri relation and get off at Tangerang station. From Tangerang station, you can take motorcycle taxi within 5 minutes or walk to Pasar Lama Tangerang.

Interesting facts about this temple are captivating ornaments. As soon as you come here, you will find large bell, antique paper kilns and status in front of this temple which came from China. It also applied for other ornaments which decorate each corner of this temple. It becomes perfect place to improve your Instagram feed. However, please keep this temple clean and tidy. Also be as quiet as you can while strolling around this temple.




Eskanisa Ramadiani
Eskanisa Ramadiani