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Private Tour of Progo River Rafting and Borobudur Temple Complex
"Drive from the city of Yogyakarta to reach Kulon Progo the meeting point where you will enjoy a rafting experience down the Progo River for about two to three hours. This river is ideal for rafting because it has a stable stream. It is a grade three in terms of difficulty level to cross long and challenging we will enter the Borobudur a UNESCO Heritage Site and spend time discovering the meanings of this impressive and well conserved monument with its carvings and ancient kingdom stories inlaid in its stones.Looming out of a patchwork of bottle-green rice paddies and swaying palm tops this colossal Buddhist relic is one of the continent’s marvels. After the decline of Buddhism and the shift of power to East Java the monument was abandoned soon after its completion. For centuries the complex lay forgotten
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Private Borobudur Sunrise Tour from Yogyakarta
"The Borobudur temple compounds as they are officially known were built in three tiers: a large base nearly 400 feet on each side that has five levels; on top of that are three circular platforms covered in 72 bell-shaped stupas each with a statue of Buddha inside; at the top there is an enormous stupa that is more than 100 feet in the air. The monument is covered in carvings with 2600 relief panels and more than 500 statues of Buddha.The UNESCO protected Buddhist monument was abandoned in the 14th century after the bulk of the Javanese population got a taste of Islam. In the 1970’s a restoration commenced
From $95.00
 
"Yogyakarta Cultural Tour: Borobudur Temple
Jogja Cultural Tour"We start our journey in the morning with our complimentary hotel pickup. Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at 6:30am and drive to Borobudur Temple. In the next hour you will get the opportunity to explore and enjoy the great Buddhist temple with our knowledgeable guide. After your first impression of the most famous Buddhist temple in Java we will then visit the other small but important Buddhist temples: Pawon and Mendut temple. Once a year Buddhist followers come and visit Borobudur area to pilgrimage these three temples. Firstly they will visit Mendut Temple to worship the Buddha then walking to Pawon Temple which is believed to be a place to cremate our kings and their families in the past
From $39.00

More Transportation in Magelang

Yogya-Magelang v.v by Damri bus

The Damri bus company offers a frequent executive class bus service from Yogya airport to Magelang. The bus shelter is conveniently located at the parking across the railway, where all passengers...
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theo1006
Aug 10, 2012

Road conditions around Magelang

We can use many ways to take trips aroud Magelang. But using cars or motorcycles can give u more thing to do rather than using mass transport cos we could have only small minibus used as mass...
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Jul 31, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Magelang

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Borobudur Temple

The heart of the visit to Borobudur is the Borobudur Temple. It is the biggest Buddhist structure in the world and lies in the the Kedu Plain - a very fertile volcanic plain between the twin volcanoes...
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Borobudur

We visited Borobudur on Indonesian New Year's Day together with the rest of the country. Although the site was beautiful, it was incredibly busy with people covering every available surface. Entrance...
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The Palace

The Kraton or palace lies at the end of Malioboro Street. Admission is around 7,500 Rp and it is open from 8am to 2pm Sat -Thurs and 8am to 1pm Fri. The current Sultan of Yogyakarta still lives in...
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The Water Castle - Plataran Tamansari

The Water Castle is open from 8am - 2pm and costs around 7000Rp. We arrived too late to go in, but this was not a problem as there are extensive remains of the Water Castle which are free entry and...
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The Bird Market

The bird market is open from 8am to 6pm and is located near the Water Castle. As well as a selling a variety of different birds, the market sells bird cages and bird food. It's quite interesting place...
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Prambanan

Prambanan lies about 17KM NE of Yogyakarta and makes a wonderful daytrip. The site consists of several well-preserved Hindu temples which have wonderful stone carvings and statues. The temples date...
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"Welcome to Magelang Central Java"
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"Tracing Colonial Steps"
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"Magelang, The City Upon The Mountains"
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"BOROBUDUR NEAR MAGELANG CENTRAL JAVA"
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"Magelang near Borobudur"
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