Cultural Jogja Tours Package – Combine Borobudur and enjoy Jogja cultural city. Have chances to enjoy the temple and cultures of Jogja such as Ramayana Dance, batik home industry, silverworks at the village, craft center, visit the Sultan Palace, etc.
Approximately 40 kilometers (25 mi) northwest of Yogyakarta, Borobudur is located in an elevated area between two twin volcanoes, Sundoro-Sumbing and Merbabu-Merapi, and two rivers, the Progo and the Elo. According to local myth, the area known as Kedu Plain is a Javanese ‘sacred’ place and has been dubbed ‘the garden of Java’ due to its high agricultural fertility. Besides Borobudur, there are other Buddhist and Hindu temples in the area, including the Prambanan temples compound.
During the restoration in the early 1900s, it was discovered that three Buddhist temples in the region, Borobudur, Pawon and Mendut, are lined in one straight line position. It might be accidental, but the temples’ alignment is in conjunction with a native folk tale that a long time ago, there was a brick-paved road from Borobudur to Mendut with walls on both sides. The three temples (Borobudur–Pawon–Mendut) have similar architecture and ornamentation derived from the same time period, which suggests that ritual relationship between the three temples, in order to have formed a sacred unity, must have existed, although exact ritual process is yet unknown.
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It was our first time to engage a local driver to help us to arrange our trip. It was an enrichment and wonderful trip. The itinerary includes Mount Merbabu, Batik Center, Borobudur Temple, Pawan Temple, Mendut Temple, Kaliadem Merapi, Sultan Palace, Prambanan Temple and Silver...More
We had the most wonderful time despite being the first time in Jogja. We were very blessed to have come across Pak Agus who was extremely responsive and helpful in assigning a driver. Our Supir was Mas Adi, who have become more like a family...More
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