Borobudur Cruise Tour – Borobudur temple is a biggest Buddhism temple in the world, located in Magelang central Java. The temple was listed under UNESCO site since 1991. Borobudur was built in 9th century by King Samaratungga from syailendra dinasti, and it was dedicated for Mahayana Buddhism. In the beginning of eleven century the temple was collapse by earthquake and volcano explosion and the temple totally ruins. It was discovered again in 1814 by Sir. Thomas Stanford Raffles during his journey in Java. Now days, this temple still use for biggest ceremony in Buddhism tradition named Waisak day.
Borobudur built in the style of Mandala which symbolizes the universe in Buddhist teaching. This structure is square shaped with four entry point and a circular center point. Working from the exterior to the interior, three zones of consciousness are represented, with the central sphere representing unconsciousness or Nirvana.
The journey from Semarang to Borobudur temple takes about 2,5 hours. Prepare all your needs during the tour, If necessary use sunblock cream as skin protection from sunlight exposure. On your way to the temple, there are a lot of beautiful things that you can see, such a rice field landscape, local village.
You have to climb dozens of stairs, in order to get to the top position. There are many stupa and statues in Borobudur temple. Do not climb stupa, reliefs, and sit on statues. Actually, the sign of the prohibition is clearly displayed, but there are still many tourists who violate it. The tourist attraction is open from 6 am to 5 pm. You can not only admire the uniqueness of temple, but can watch the golden sunrise. – Borobudur Cruise Tour
07:00 Pick up in Semarang Port
07:30 Drive to Borobudur temple
10:00 Visit Borobudur Temple through the VIP gate
12:00 Lunch in Local restaurant
13:30 Back to Semarang Port
16:00 Arrive in the cruise port(end of our service)
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