Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Temple Tours in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

 Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina is a vacation trip that aims to visit Heritage buildings which is a place of worship in Yogyakarta Indonesia. Typically the temples is a sanctuary of religion of Hinduism or Buddhism. Almost all of those sites are Buddhist and Hindu. Because, in old Mataram dynasty, religion that exists at that time there were just two religions.

Yogyakarta or Yogya is a Indonesian special region with a strong cultural society. The city, until now still being the focal point of Javanese civilization. The establishment of old Mataram kingdom in the 8th century has a significant effect on the advancement of Javanese culture. The cultures invents sites of worship, like temples and palaces. The effect of Hinduism culture can be seen on the buildings of historical relics which left essentially in a temple.

Borobudur Temple Tours.

When you type “Yogyakarta” in Google, the image first page that comes out is Borobudur temple. Because this building is one of the World Heritage symbols. Borobudur becomes the oldest Buddhist temple, where as it has been designs long before Angkor Wat sanctuaries in Cambodia. This buildings was crafted precisely in the age around 750-800 AD. History says, Borobudur Temple was builds in the era of the reign of The Syailendra dynasty.

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Buddha’s Stupa. Ig @martina297

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 things that occurred in old times.

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Borobudur Temple

There is a wonderful events you should see. Where it is happens 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 only a day. Most of them get in here in the initial morning. They want to captured the wonderful event between temples shades. In our opinion, Borobudur’s Sunrise and Sunset moment, is an undeniable moments to enjoy.

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina : Volkswagen Tours in Borobudur.

Volkswagen Borobudur Tour is a Trip 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 Lounge, Camera House, Mendut Temple and Chicken Church. You just have to enjoy the VW with the hood that simply be opened and closed manually, to clearly viewing the view around Borobudur Temple.

borobudur's volkswagen tour

This car is classy, for those of you who had been young in the 70-80’s era, will surely knew this car we’re commonly use. This car have a convertible system. A mechanism to retract the hood of the car.

Other Heritage Tours.

Prambanan Temple.

Then, you will find another temple that was no less exotic, named Prambanan Temple. Located within the border of Central Java province and Yogyakarta special region. As a temple complex, Prambanan was too beautiful to be precluded when you get there. You will know that Prambanan Temple is the core unit of some buildings around the temple.

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Prambanan Sunset. photo by : 1001malam.com

This building is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Prambanan is the largest Hindu sanctuary in the archipelago and one of the standout among the most delightful sanctuaries in Asia. The architecture is tall and slim, according to the structural Hindu temple in common. With Shiva Temple as the main unit 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 myth of Ramayana.

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Ceremony in Prambanan. Photo : tempo.co

Ramayana Ballet

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

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

Ratu Boko Temple

Another heritage 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 using as a palace from the eighth era by Rakai Panangkaran, before Borobudur and Prambanan temple was built. Although it is call as a temple, this complex is not a worship site as Prambanan or Borobudur. There are structures like gate, bathing place, pond, shelter, Pendopo, and fortress walls that normally found in the design of a palace in general.

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Sunset in Ratu Boko. Ig @buayabuas

The archaeological site is approximately 25 hectares and located at an altitude of about 195 meters from the sea level. The position of Ratu Boko Palace complex we’re upper the hills makes us questioning. How was the methods of making the sites and the water systems for the pool. While at the era, there is no heavy duty machine such as tractors.

In this temple complex there are 2 caves, named Lanang and Wadon Cave. Inside the caves appears to be a relief of women genital symbols (Yoni symbol) above the entrance. These caves usually to be uses as rides for meditation. The palace complex is very spacious with green and beautiful areas.

Other Small Temples

In Yogyakarta Indonesia there are several buildings that are heritage of ancient Mataram kingdom. Some famous such as 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 buildings has a very beautiful contour location. 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 above sea level. In there you can see Yogyakarta’s landscape from the top of the hill. Green Grass also overlaid around the complex, bring an elegance feels of the temple.

Sambisari Temple

Sambisari Temple. photo : Travel-Kompas

Ijo Temple

The Ijo Temple. photo by @fajarmuzakky

There are many other temples that you can visit when visiting Yogyakarta Indonesia. And fortunately, most of several sites 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 that are infamous and not many visitors. For instance, You can 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 Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

By visiting the temple tour to Yogyakarta Indonesia, you will be invite in to fly into the past life through reliefs in the temple building. Some also provide clues about the philosophy of Lingga and Yoni as the privilege essence of life.

As a place for worship, the heritage complex somehow has a mystical nuance of the past that you can manifests as a meaningful inner experience of life. If you are an individual whose have interest in culture, archaeology, history, and philosophy, You will be very happy to visit these sites which has a lot of theory of life that you can imagine through the symbols that contains in the forms, layouts, and reliefs of the temple.

Ready to Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina

Interested in visiting the Temple tour in Yogyakarta Indonesia? Contact us via WA for travel itinerary offers. You can also undergo customized temple tours. Going without us? Its O.K, You may go there yourself by the backpacker way. To go to some of these temples, it only needs a day. The costs spent on this cultural tours will not drain your 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

Vacation to Borobudur Temple from Charleston South Carolina – Get Our Tour Services :

We will take you there safe and sound for just $125 for 1 person with all the benefit :

  • Borobudur Sunrise.
  • Exploring Borobudur Temple.
  • The Prambanan Temple.
  • Sunset at Ratuboko Palace.
  • All Entrance Fee, Drivers, Car & Petrol, Parking Fee.
  • Up to 18 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 THE FEE WHEN YOU FINISH THE TOURS.

Feel free to call us for other customized options. All our driver are fully understands the path to go there. We have so many years experience in guiding a foreigner in Borobudur Tours. This tours will not make you disappoint. Call us at +6287742335400 using a G.S.M call or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]

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