Temple Tours in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Holiday-to Borobudur Temple from Hagestein is a vacation trip that plans to visit Heritage sites that is a place of worship in Yogyakarta Indonesia. Typically the temples is a means of worship of Hinduism or Buddhism. Almost all of these sites are Buddhist and Hindu. Because, in ancient Mataram dynasty, religion that exists at that time there were only two religions.
Yogyakarta or Yogya is a Indonesian special region with a strong cultural society. This city, at this point remains the focal point of Javanese civilization. The reign of ancient Mataram kingdom in the eighth century significantly affects on the development of Javanese culture. The cultures invents sites of worship, such as temples and palaces. The influence of Hinduism culture can be seen on the buildings of ancient relics that are left mainly in a temple.
Borobudur Temple Tours.
When you type “Yogyakarta” in Google search, the image first page that appears is Borobudur temple. Because this building is one of the World Seven Wonders. Borobudur becomes the oldest Buddhist temple, where as it has been designs before Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia. This temple was designed precisely in the age around 750-800 AD. Archaeologist says, Borobudur Temple was creates in the era of the reign of The Syailendra dynasty.
Borobudur is the biggest Buddhist temple on the planet. Tourists can enter and studying about this sites from the stories on the reliefs as seen on the temple walls. The Relief lectured the manner which happened in old times.
There is a magnificent events you must see. Where it is only in Borobudur temple, When the sun rises and sinks. This amazing momentum occurs in twice times a day. That’s why foreigners go to Borobudur not just a day. Most of them stay here in the early morning. They want to captured the stunning momentum between stupa’s shades. As we think, Borobudur’s Sunrise and Sunset moment, is an undeniable things to enjoy.
Holiday-to Borobudur Temple from Hagestein : Volkswagen Tours in Borobudur.
VW Borobudur Tour is a Journey that is held with a tourist destination in Magelang, Central Java. You will be invited around the Borobudur’s area by going with the Volkswagen Cabriolet. 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 sit inside the VW with the hood that can be opened and closed manually, to clearly viewing the landscape around Borobudur Temple.
This car is classy, for those of you who had been young in the 70-80’s era, will surely knew this vehicles we’re ordinary use. This car is a convertible system. A method to opening the hood of the car.
Other Temple Tours.
Next, you will find another temple that was no less exotic, named Prambanan Temple. Located within the border of Central Java province and Yogyakarta Province. As a sanctuary complex, Prambanan was too beautiful to be precluded when you get there. You will see that Prambanan Temple is the core unit of some buildings around the temple.
This building is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Prambanan is the largest Hindu temple in this country and one of the most beautiful temples in Asia. The architecture is high 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 myth of Ramayana.
The stage of the show’s locations were inverse from the temple, in the western part of the river with the background of Prambanan temple. This Ramayana Ballet is a traditional dance of The Javanese palace. Usually the performances are shows just inside the chateau. But now, The dance can also be holds outside the palace. One of the choosing place was in the Prambanan temple. The dance held in front of the temple as a way of enlarging the tourist occupancy to Indonesia..
Originally the exhibition was still using the title Ramayana Ballet, but the name was changing to Sendratari Ramayana until now. Ramayana Ballet is usually held 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 used as a palace from the 8th era by Rakai Panangkaran, before Borobudur and Prambanan temple was created. Although it is call as a temple, this site is not a worship place as Prambanan or Borobudur. There are structures like fort gate, bathing place, pond, shelter, Pendopo, and fortress walls which normally found in the design of a palace in general.
The complex 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 creating the sites and the water systems for the pond. While at the era, there was no heavy device such as cranes.
In this site 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 palace complex is very spacious with green and exotic areas.
Other Small Temples
In Yogyakarta Indonesia there are some sites that are relics of ancient Mataram kingdom. Some famous such as Sambisari and Ijo Temple, or some infamous such as Abang Temple, Barong, Gebang, Kalasan, Sari, Plaosan, and Banyunibo.
The Sambisari Temple located near Prambanan. The temple has a very beautiful landscape. Ijo temple is also great for visits, the location of this sites is the highest among all the temples in Yogyakarta. The height is about 390 meters up from sea level. In there you can enjoy Yogyakarta’s landscape from the top of 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 spending a lot of time.
Indeed there are some temples which is infamous and relatively less visitors. For example, You may go to Kalasan, Abang or Barong temple, which is closes to Ratu Boko. The temple has a relatively small tourist visitors in comparison with the Borobudur or Prambanan.
Benefits of Holiday-to Borobudur Temple from Hagestein
By undergoing the temple tour to Yogyakarta Indonesia, you will be invite in to fly into the ancient life through reliefs in the temple building. Some also giving 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 somehow has a mystical divine of the past that you can explores as a meaningful inner experience of life. If you are an individual who is have interest in culture, archaeology, history, and philosophy, You will be very happy to visit these sites with many theory of life that you can solve through the symbols that contains in the forms, structures, and reliefs of the temple.
Ready to Holiday-to Borobudur Temple from Hagestein
Interested in visiting the Temple tour in Yogyakarta Indonesia? Contact us via WA for travel package offers. You may also make your own customized temple tours. Going not with us? Its O.K, You can go exploring alone by the backpacker style. To go to one or two of these temples, it only takes a day. The expenses spent on this cultural trips will not drain the wallets. We guarantee about that.
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
Holiday-to Borobudur Temple from Hagestein – Get Our Trip Packages :
We will take you there safe and sound for just $125 for 1 pax with all the benefit :
- Sunrise at Borobudur.
- Exploring Borobudur Temple.
- The Prambanan Temple.
- Sunset at Ratuboko Temple.
- All Tickets, Drivers, Car & Petrol, Parking Fee.
- 15-16 hours journey.
- Free Documentation assist.
- Free Pick up and drop to Airport or Lodging.
- Transparent fees.
- And the most important things is we guarantee that you may PAY IT WHEN YOU FINISH THE TOURS.
Feel free to contact us for other customized options. All our driver are fully understands the path to go there. We have so many years experience in taking a foreigner in Borobudur Trips. This tours will not make you disappoint. Call us at +6287742335400 using a G.S.M call or Whatsapp call. Email : firstname.lastname@example.org