Temple Tours in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Discover Borobudur Temple Tours from Erlangen is a vacation trip that plans to visit Heritage buildings that is a place of worship in Yogyakarta Indonesia. Usually the temples is a means of worship of Hinduism or Buddhism. Almost all of these sites are Buddhist and Hindu. Since, in old Mataram kingdom, religion that exists around that time there were only two religions.
Yogyakarta or Yogya is a Indonesian special province with a strong cultural nuance. The city, until now remains the focal point of Javanese civilization. The reign of ancient Mataram dynasty in the 8th century significantly affects on the advancement of Javanese culture. The cultures creates places of worship, such as temples and palaces. The effect of Hinduism culture can be recognizes on the sites of ancient relics which left mainly in a temple.
Borobudur Temple Tours.
When you search “Yogyakarta” in Google search, the image page one that appears is Borobudur temple. Because this building is one of the World Heritage symbols. Borobudur becomes the oldest Buddhist temple, where as it has been creates before Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia. This buildings was designed specifically in the age around 750-800 AD. Archaeologist says, Borobudur Temple was builds during the establishment of The Syailendra dynasty.
Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple on the planet. Tourists can enter and studying about this temple from the information on the reliefs as seen on the temple walls. The Relief preached the manner which happened in old times.
There is a wonderful momentum you should see. Where it is happens in Borobudur temple, When the sun rises and sinks. This astonishing moment happens in twice times a day. That’s why foreigners go to Borobudur not only a day. Most of them get in here in the initial morning. They want to get the stunning event between stupa’s shades. As we think, Borobudur’s Sunrise and Sunset events, is an unquestionable things to enjoy.
Discover Borobudur Temple Tours from Erlangen : VW Tours in Borobudur.
Volkswagen Borobudur Tour is a Journey that is held with a tourist attraction in Magelang, Central Java. You will be taken around the Borobudur’s area by riding the VW Convertible. This Tour will bring you a time to visit Borobudur Temple, Badhek Coffee Shop, Camera House, Mendut Temple and Chicken Church. You just have to enjoy the VW with the lid that can be opened and closed manually, to clearly seeing the landscape around Borobudur Temple.
This car is classy, for those of you who have been youthful in the 70-80’s decade, will surely know the car we’re ordinary use. This car is a convertible style. A mechanism to opening the hood of the car.
Other Temple Tours.
Then, you will discover another temple that was no less exotic, named Prambanan Temple. Located on the border of Central Java region and Yogyakarta special region. As a sanctuary complex, Prambanan was too beautiful to be precluded when you get there. You will see that Prambanan Temple was the core unit of some structures around the temple.
This building is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Prambanan is the biggest Hindu temple in the archipelago and one of the most beautiful temples in Asia. The architecture is tall and thin, according to the architectural Hindu temple in general. With Shiva Temple as the core temple that has a height of up to 47 meters. Prambanan also has reliefs of Ramayana myths. Archaeologists said, the relief we’re relevant to the story of Ramayana.
The stage of the show’s locations were opposite from the temple, in the west part of the river with the background of The sanctuary. This Ramayana Ballet is a cultural dance of The Javanese palace. Normally the dance are performs just inside the chateau. But now, The performances can also be holds outside the palace. One of the choosing place was in the Prambanan temple. The exhibition performed in front of the temple as a way of enlarging the tourist visits to Indonesia..
Originally the performance was still using the title Ramayana Ballet, but the term was replacing to Sendratari Ramayana until now. Ramayana Ballet is usually performs at night on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The Show begins at 19.30–21.30.
Ratu Boko Temple
Another heritage that is great is the complex of Ratuboko temple. The Grand Temple was formerly the residential of Queen Boko. Queen Boko Palace has been used as a palace since the eighth century by Rakai Panangkaran, before Borobudur and Prambanan temple was created. Although it is name as a temple, this site is not a worship site like Prambanan or Borobudur. There are buildings like gate, bathing place, pool, shelter, Pendopo, and fortress walls which usually found in the design of a palace in general.
The archaeological site is approximately 25 hectares and located at an altitude of about 195 meters from the sea level. The location of Ratu Boko Palace complex we’re above the hills makes us wondering. How was the way of making the sites and the water systems for the pool. While at the era, there is no heavy duty machine such as cranes.
In this temple complex there are 2 caves, named Lanang and Wadon Cave. There appears to be a relief of women genital symbolization (Yoni symbol) above the corridor. those caves seem to be uses as place for meditation. The site complex is very spacious with green and beautiful areas.
Other Small Temples
In Yogyakarta Indonesia there are several buildings that are heritage of old Mataram kingdom. Some famous named Sambisari and Ijo Temple, or some infamous such as Abang Temple, Barong, Gebang, Kalasan, Sari, Plaosan, and Banyunibo.
The Sambisari Temple was somewhere near Prambanan. The temple has a very beautiful landscape. Ijo temple is also good for visits, the location of the temple is the highest over all the temples in Yogyakarta. The height is almost 390 meters up from sea level. In there you can enjoy Yogyakarta’s landscape from the post on the hill. Green Grass also fully covers the complex, bring an elegance ambiance of the temple.
There are numerous different temples that you can visit when visiting Yogyakarta Indonesia. And fortunately, most of these temples are located in the eastern part of the city, not scattering. So the tourists can visit one to another without wasting time.
Indeed there are some temples which is infamous and not many visitors. For instance, You may go to Kalasan, Abang or Barong temple, which is closes to Ratu Boko. The temple has a relatively less tourist visitors if compare to the Borobudur or Prambanan.
Benefits of Discover Borobudur Temple Tours from Erlangen
By undergoing the temple tour to Yogyakarta Indonesia, you will be take in to dive into the ancient life through reliefs in the temple walls. Some also provide clues about the philosophy of Lingga and Yoni as the privilege essence of life.
In addition to being a place for worship, the heritage complex also sometimes has a mystical divine of the past that you can explores as a meaningful inner experience of life. If you are a person whose have interest in culture, archaeology, history, and philosophy, You will be very exciting to see these temples with many puzzle of life that you can solve through the symbols that contains in the forms, layouts, and reliefs of the temple.
Ready to Discover Borobudur Temple Tours from Erlangen
Interested in visiting the Temple tour in Yogyakarta Indonesia? Contact us via WA for travel itinerary offers. You can also undergo custom temple trips. Going not with us? Its O.K, You can go there yourself by the backpacker way. To go to one or two of these sites, it only needs a day. The expenses spent on this cultural trips will not drain your wallets. We guarantee about that.
Admission Fee, a la carte :
- Borobudur : $25
- Borobudur Volkswagen Tours : $35
- Prambanan : $25
- Ramayana Ballet : $9-30
- Ratuboko : $25
- Other Temples : Approximately each at $0.35-0.50
Discover Borobudur Temple Tours from Erlangen – Get Our Tour Services :
We will take you there safe and sound for only $125 for 1 pax with all the facility :
- Borobudur Sunrise.
- Exploring Borobudur Temple.
- The Prambanan Temple.
- Sunset at Ratuboko Palace.
- All Entrance Fee, Drivers, Car & Fuels, Parking Fee.
- Up to 18 hours activity.
- Free Documentation assistance.
- Free Pick up and drop to Airport or Hotels.
- No additional fees.
- And the most important things is we guarantee that you may PAY THE FEE WHEN YOU FINISH THE TOURS.
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