Itinerary

Sunrise @ Barede Hill

Located on the other hill of Borobudur Temple, Barede hill offers a scenic sunrise over Borobudur Temple, Mt Merapi and Mt Merbabu. This tour giving you an opportunity to see Borobudur emerging from the early morning mist as the sun rises up over the hills behind the valley.


Location & Highlights:
marker Barede Hill (Google Map)
  • Natural Surroundings
  • Sunrise

Borobudur

Borobudur is the world’s biggest Buddhist monument, an ancient site widely considered to be one of the world’s seven wonders. The temple sits majestically on a hilltop overlooking lush green fields and distant hills. This 9th-century Buddhist Temple is decorated with 2,672 relief panels and 504 Buddha statues. The central dome is surrounded by 72 Buddha statues, each seated inside a perforated stupa. Explore Borobudur Temple when the air is still fresh and full of birdsong. There are only a handful of people here and there’s a peace and serenity fitting for such a spiritual place.


Location & Highlights:
marker Borobudur (Google Map)
  • Architectures
  • Cultural Attractions
  • Natural Surroundings
  • Relics & Wall Carvings

Prambanan Temple

Prambanan is the largest Hindu temple complex in Indonesia. The temples decorated with reliefs illustrating the epic of the Ramayana, dedicated to the three great Hindu divinities (Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma) and three temples dedicated to the animals who serve them. Prambanan Temple itself is a complex consisting of 240 temples. All the mentioned temples form the Prambanan Archaeological Park and were built during the heyday of Sailendra’s powerful dynasty in Java in the 8th century AD. These compounds are located on the border between the two provinces of Yogyakarta and Central Java on Java Island.

Prambanan as a Hindu Temple was made High and slim compared to Borobudur, with the main Shiva shrine stands 47 meters in the middle of the complex surrounded with smaller temples. Prambanan has a bas-relief on the inner side of the gate around the three main shrine. The bas-relief tells the story about Ramayana and can be read from the east gate clockwise around the inner compound.


Location & Highlights:
marker Prambanan (Google Map)
  • Architectures
  • Cultural Attractions
  • Hindu Temple
  • Natural Surroundings
  • Relics & Wall Carvings

GENERAL INFORMATION

MEETING POINT: JOGJA HOTEL at 04.00

ENDING POINT: JOGJA HOTEL at 13.00

PLEASE WEAR PROPER CLOTHS