Discover Borobudur Tours from Monterey California

Heritage Tours in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

 Discover Borobudur Tours from Monterey California is a vacation trip that aims to visit Heritage buildings that is a place of worship in Yogyakarta Indonesia. Usually the temples is a sanctuary of worship of Hinduism or Buddhism. Mostly, all of those sites are Buddhist and Hindu. Since, in old Mataram dynasty, religion that exists around that time there were only two religions.

Yogyakarta or Yogya is a Indonesian special province with a solid cultural nuance. This city, until now remains the center of Javanese civilization. The establishment of ancient Mataram dynasty in the eighth century significantly affects on the development of Javanese culture. The cultures creates sites of worship, like temples and palaces. The effect of Hinduism culture can be seen on the sites of historical 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 icons. Borobudur turns into the oldest Buddhist temple, where as it has been designs before Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia. This temple was crafted precisely in the period around 750-800 AD. History says, Borobudur Temple was builds in the era of the reign of The Syailendra kingdom.

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Sunrise at Borobudur by @joanna05_

Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple on the planet. Voyagers can visits and learn more about this sites from the stories on the reliefs as spotted on the temple walls. The Relief preached the manner which occurred in ancient times.

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Borobudur Temple

There is a wonderful momentum you must see. Where it is only in Borobudur temple, When the sun rises and sinks. This astonishing moment happens in two times a day. That’s why tourist go to Borobudur not only a day. Most of them stay here in the early morning. They want to captured the stunning event between temples shades. As we think, Borobudur’s Sunrise and Sunset moment, is an unquestionable things to enjoy.

Discover Borobudur Tours from Monterey California : Volkswagen Tours in Borobudur.

Volkswagen Borobudur Tour is a Journey that is held with a tourist attraction in Magelang, Central Java. You will be invited around the Borobudur’s area by going with the VW Convertible. This Tour will give you a time to visit Borobudur Temple, Badhek Coffee Shop, Camera House, Mendut Temple and Chicken Church. You just have to sit inside the Volkswagen with the hood that simply be opened and closed manually, to clearly viewing the landscape around Borobudur Temple.

borobudur's volkswagen tour

This car is cool, for those of you who had been youthful in the 70-80’s era, will surely know the car we’re ordinary use. The car is a convertible system. A mechanism to retract the lid of the car.

Other Temple Tours.

Prambanan Temple.

Next, you will find another temple that was no less exotic, named Prambanan Temple. Located on the border of Central Java region and Yogyakarta Province. As a temple complex, Prambanan was too beautiful to be ruled out when you visit there. You will know that Prambanan Temple was the core unit of some buildings around the temple.

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Prambanan Sunset. photo by : 1001malam.com

This temple is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Prambanan is the biggest Hindu temple in the archipelago and one of the standout among the most delightful sanctuaries in Asia. The structure is tall and slim, 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 says, the relief we’re relevant to the story of Ramayana.

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Ceremony in Prambanan. Photo : tempo.co

Ramayana Ballet

The stage of the show’s positions were opposite from the temple, in the western part of the river with the background of Prambanan temple. This Ramayana Ballet is a cultural dance of The Javanese kingdom. Usually the performances are performs just inside the chateau. But now, The dance can also be holds out of the palace. One of the choosing place was in the Prambanan temple. The exhibition performed in front of the temple as a way of increasing the tourist occupancy to Indonesia..

Originally the exhibition was still using the title Ramayana Ballet, but the term was replacing to Sendratari Ramayana until now. Ramayana Ballet is normally performs at night on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The Show starts at 07.30-09.30 pm.

Ratu Boko Temple

Another heritage that is great is the complex of Ratuboko temple. The Grand Temple was formerly the palace of Ratu Boko. Kraton Ratu Boko has been using as a palace since the eighth era by Rakai Panangkaran, before Borobudur and Prambanan temple was created. Although it is call as a temple, this complex is not a worship place like Prambanan or Borobudur. There are buildings like fort gate, bathing place, pool, shelter, Pendopo, and fortress walls which usually found in the architecture of a palace in common.

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Sunset in Ratu Boko. Ig @buayabuas

The complex site is approximately 25 hectares and located at heights of about 195 meters from the sea level. The location of Ratu Boko Palace complex we’re upper the hills makes us questioning. How was the methods of creating the complex and the irrigation systems for the pool. Surely 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. Inside the caves appears to be a relief of female genital symbolization (Yoni symbol) above the entrance. those caves seem to be uses as place for meditation. The site complex is very spacious with green and exotic 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 rare sounds 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 this sites is the tallest among all the temples in Yogyakarta. The height is almost 390 meters above sea level. In there you can see Yogyakarta’s landscape from the post on the hill. Green Grass also fully covers the complex, giving an elegance ambiance of the temple.

Sambisari Temple

The Sambisari Temple. Photo by : Jogja-Tribun-News

Ijo Temple

The Ijo Temple. Photo by @ivanfernando

There are numerous different temples that you can visit when visiting Yogyakarta Indonesia. And luckily, most of several temples are spotted in the east side of the city, not scattering. So the voyagers can visit one to another without wasting time.

Surely there are some temples which is infamous and relatively less visitors. For instance, You may go to Kalasan, Abang or Barong temple, which is somewhere near to Ratu Boko. The temple has a relatively less tourist visitors if compare to the Borobudur or Prambanan.

Benefits of Discover Borobudur Tours from Monterey California

By visiting 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 main essence of life.

In addition to being a place for worship, the temple complex somehow has a mystical nuance of the past that you can manifests 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 happy to visit these sites which has many theory of life that you can imagine through the symbols that contains in the forms, structures, and reliefs of the temple.

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Interested in visiting the Temple tour in Yogyakarta Indonesia? Contact us via WA for travel package offers. You may also undergo customized cultural trips. Going without us? Its O.K, You may go exploring alone using the backpacker way. To go to one or two of these sites, it only needs a day. The costs spent on this cultural tours will not drain the wallets. We guarantee about it.

Entrance 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

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We will take you there safe and sound for only $125 for 1 pax with all the facility :

  • Borobudur Sunrise.
  • Enjoy Borobudur Temple.
  • The Prambanan Temple.
  • The Ratuboko Sunset.
  • All Entrance Fee, Drivers, Car & Petrol, Parking Fee.
  • 15-16 hours journey.
  • Free Documentation assistance.
  • Free Pick up and drop to Airport or Hotels.
  • Transparent cost.
  • And the most important things is we ensure that you may PAY THE FEE WHEN YOU FINISH THE TOURS.

Feel free to call us for other options. All our driver are understands completely the path to get everything you need. We have several years experience in taking a foreigner in Borobudur Trips. This tours will not make you disappointing. Call us at +6287742335400 using a G.S.M call or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]

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