Temple Tours in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Travel-to Borobudur Temple from Saint John is a tourist trip that aims to visit Heritage sites which is a place of worship in Yogyakarta Indonesia. Typically the temples is a means of worship of Hinduism or Buddhism. Mostly, all of these sites are Buddhist and Hindu. Since, in ancient Mataram kingdom, religion that exists at that time there were only two religions.
Yogyakarta or Yogya is a Indonesian special region with a solid cultural society. The city, until now still being the focal point of Javanese civilization. The establishment of ancient Mataram dynasty in the 8th century has a significant effect on the advancement of Javanese culture. Those cultures invents sites of worship, such as temples and palaces. The influence of Hinduism culture can be seen on the buildings of historical relics that are left essentially in a temple.
Borobudur Temple Tours.
When you search “Yogyakarta” in Google search, the image page one that appears is Borobudur temple. As this building is one of the World Seven Wonders. Borobudur becomes the oldest Buddhist temple, because it has been designs long before Angkor Wat sanctuaries in Cambodia. This temple was crafted specifically in the age around 750-800 AD. Archaeologist says, Borobudur Temple was builds in the era of the establishment of The Syailendra dynasty.
Borobudur is the biggest Buddhist temple in the world. Voyagers can visits and studying about this sites from the information on the reliefs as spotted on the temple walls. The Relief lectured the manner that happened in old times.
There is a wonderful events you must see. Where it is only in Borobudur temple, When the sun rises and sinks. This amazing momentum occurs in two times a day. That’s why tourist go to Borobudur not just a day. Most of them get in here in the early morning. They want to get the stunning momentum between temples silhouette. In our opinion, Borobudur’s Sunrise and Sunset events, is an undeniable things to enjoy.
Travel-to Borobudur Temple from Saint John : Volkswagen Tours in Borobudur.
VW Borobudur Tour is a Trip that is held with a tourist attraction in Magelang, Central Java. You will be taken around the Borobudur’s area by riding the Volkswagen Cabriolet. This Tour will bring you a time to visit Borobudur Temple, Badhek Coffee Lounge, 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 viewing the landscape around Borobudur Temple.
This car is classy, for those of you who had been youthful in the 70-80’s decade, will surely knew the car we’re ordinary use. The car have a cabriolet style. A mechanism to retract the lid of the car.
Other Temple Tours.
Then, you will discover another place that was no less astonishing, named Prambanan Temple. Located on the border of Central Java province and Yogyakarta special region. As a temple complex, Prambanan was too beautiful to be precluded when you visit there. You will see that Prambanan Temple was the core unit of several buildings around the complex.
This temple 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 high and thin, according to the architectural Hindu temple in common. 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 connected 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 backdrop of Prambanan temple. This Ramayana Ballet is a traditional dance of The Javanese kingdom. Usually the performances 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 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 held at night on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The Show begins at 19.30–21.30.
Ratu Boko Temple
Another temple that is great is the complex of Ratuboko temple. The Grand Temple was formerly the palace 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 name as a temple, this site is not a worship site as Prambanan or Borobudur. There are structures like gate, bathing place, pond, shelter, outpost, and fortress walls which usually found in the architecture of a palace in common.
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 upper the hills makes us wondering. How was the way of making the complex and the water systems for the pond. Surely at the era, there was no heavy device such as cranes.
In this site complex there are two caves, named Lanang and Wadon Cave. There appears to be a relief of female genital symbolization (Yoni symbol) above the corridor. those caves usually 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 several sites that are heritage of ancient 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 located near Prambanan. The temple has a very beautiful landscape. Ijo temple is also great 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 top of the hill. Green Grass also overlaid around the complex, giving an elegance feels of the temple.
There are numerous different temples that you can visit when visiting Yogyakarta Indonesia. And fortunately, most of these sites are located in the eastern part of the city, not scattering. So the voyagers can visit one temple to another without spending a lot of time.
Indeed there are some temples that are less famous and not many visitors. For example, You may go to Kalasan, Abang or Barong temple, which is somewhere near to Ratu Boko. The temple has a relatively small tourist visitors in comparison with the Borobudur or Prambanan.
Benefits of Travel-to Borobudur Temple from Saint John
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 provide clues about the philosophy of Lingga and Yoni as the main essence of life.
As a place for worship, the heritage 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 who is have interest in culture, archaeology, history, and philosophy, You will be very happy to visit these temples which has a lot of mystery of life that you can solve within the symbols that contains in the forms, structures, and reliefs of the temple.
Ready to Travel-to Borobudur Temple from Saint John
Interested in visiting the Temple tour in Yogyakarta Indonesia? Contact us via WhatsApp for travel itinerary offers. You may also make your own customized cultural trips. Going without us? Its O.K, You may go exploring alone using the backpacker way. To go to some of these sites, it only needs a day. The expenses spent on this cultural tours will not drain the 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
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- Sunrise at Borobudur.
- Enjoy Borobudur Temple.
- The Prambanan Temple.
- Sunset at Ratuboko Temple.
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- 15-16 hours journey.
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