Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

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Yogyakarta Heritage Tours.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung is a tourist trip that plans to visit Heritage buildings which is a place of worship in Yogyakarta. Usually the temple is a means of religion of Hinduism or Buddhism. Almost all of those sites are Buddhist and Hindu. Because, in old Mataram kingdom, religion that existed around that time there were only two religions.

Yogyakarta is a Indonesian special province with a strong cultural nuance. This city, until now remains the focal point of Javanese civilization. The establishment of old Mataram dynasty in the 8th century significantly affects on the advancement of Javanese culture. That cultures invents places of worship, like temples and palaces. The influence of Hinduism culture can be recognizes on the buildings of historical relics that are left essentially in a temple.

Borobudur Temple Tours.

When you type ‘ Yogyakarta ‘ at Google, the image page one that appears is Borobudur temple. Because this place is one of the World Heritage symbols. Borobudur turns into the oldest Buddhist temple, because it has been created long before Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia. This temple was crafted specifically in the age around 750-800 AD. Archaeologist says, Borobudur Temple was build during the establishment of Syailendra kingdom.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

Borobudur The Seventh Wonder. Ig @@wendi.iskandar

Borobudur is the biggest Buddhist temple on the planet. Voyagers can enter and studying about this sites from the stories on the reliefs as seen on the temple walls. The Relief preached the things that happened in ancient times.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

Buddha’s Stupa. Ig @martina297

There is a magnificent momentum you should see. Where it is happens in Borobudur temple, When the sun rises and sinks. This amazing moment occurs in twice times a day. That’s why tourist go to Borobudur not just a day. Most of them stay here in the early morning. They want to captured the wonderful momentum between stupa’s silhouette. As we think, Borobudur’s Sunrise and Sunset events, is an unquestionable things to enjoy.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung : 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 zone by riding the Volkswagen Cabriolet. This Tour will give you a time to visit Borobudur Temple, Badhek Coffee Lounge, Camera House, Mendut Temple and Chicken Church. You just have to enjoy the Volkswagen with the hood that can be opened and closed manually, to clearly seeing 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 knew this car we’re commonly use. The car have a cabriolet system. A mechanism to opening the lid of the car.

Prambanan Temple.

Then, you will find another temple that was no less exotic, named Prambanan Temple. Located within 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 is the main unit of some buildings around the temple.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

Prambanan Sunset. Foto : 1001malam.com

This building is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Prambanan is the biggest Hindu sanctuary 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 stories. Archaeologists said, the relief we’re connected to the story of Ramayana.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

Ceremony in Prambanan. Photo : tempo.co

Ramayana Ballet

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

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

Ratu Boko Temple

Another temple that is no less good is the complex of Ratuboko temple. The Grand Temple was formerly the residential of Ratu 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 call as a temple, this site is not a worship site like Prambanan or Borobudur. There are structures like gate, bathing place, pond, shelter, Pendopo, and fortress walls that usually found in the design of a palace in common.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

Ratu Boko Temple Complex

The complex site is approximately 25 hectares and located at (heights|an altitude} of about 195 meters from the sea level. The location of Ratu Boko Palace complex we’re upper the hills makes us wondering. How was the methods of creating the complex and the irrigation systems for the pond. While at the era, there was 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 women genital symbolization (Yoni symbol) above the corridor. those caves seem to be uses as rides for meditation. The palace complex is very spacious with green and beautiful areas.

Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung Other Temple Tours

In Jogja there are several sites that are heritage of ancient Mataram kingdom. Some famous such as Sambisari and Ijo Temple, or some rare sounds such as Candi Abang, Barong, Gebang, Kalasan, Sari, Plaosan, and Banyunibo.

Sambisari Temple was somewhere near Prambanan. The temple has a very beautiful contour location. Ijo temple is also great for visits, the location of this temple is the highest among all the temples in Jogja. The height is almost 390 meters above sea level. In there you can enjoy Yogyakarta’s cityscape from the top of the hill. Green Grass also fully covers the complex, bring an elegance ambiance of the temple.

Sambisari Temple

Sambisari Temple. Foto : Travel Kompas

Ijo Temple

Ijo Temple by @fajarmuzakky

There are numerous different temples that you can visit when visiting Yogya. And fortunately, most of these sites are located in the eastern part of the city, not scattered. So the tourists can visit one temple to another without spending a lot of time.

Surely there are some temples that are less famous 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 in comparison to the Borobudur or Prambanan.

Benefits of Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

By visiting the temple tour to Yogyakarta, you will be invite in to dive into the past life through reliefs in the temple walls. Some also giving clues about the philosophy of Lingga and Yoni as the privillage 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 explores as a meaningful inner experience of life. If you are a person whose interested in culture, archaeology, history, and philosophy, You will be very happy to see these sites with many mystery of life that you can imagine through the symbols that shows in the forms, structures, and reliefs of the temple.

Ready to Discover The Yogyakarta Temple Tours from Gangneung

Interested in going the Temple tour in Jogja? Contact us via WA for travel itinerary offers. You can also make your own customized cultural tours. Going not with us? Its O.K, You can go there yourself by the backpacker style. To go to some of these temples, it only needs a day. The costs spent on this temple trips will not drain the wallets. We guarantee about that.

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