Borobudur Sunrise Tour is private tour package designed to enjoy the sunrise at Borobudur temple. The temple is located in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. The location is approximately 40 kilometres northwest of Yogyakarta. And if you want take Borobudur sunrise tour from yogyakarta, it will takes 1 hour drive long to arrive in Manohara hotel as main gate.
The stupa shaped temple was built by the Mahayana Buddhists around the 800 AD, during the reign of the Sailendra dynasty. Since the 14th century, the temple was no longer used after being burred volcanic ash. The temple was re-discovered in 1814. Currently, its surface covered with tress and shrubs. Excavation of the temple was completed in 1835. Then the restoration continued until 1963. The Indonesian government and UNESCO in cooperation renovated back.
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.
If you want to watch the golden sunrise from Yogyakarta, you should come at dawn. Because the entrance ticket to the spot is different from general visitors. Tourists will receive Batik cloth as an identity during the area of Borobudur temple. The guide will show you the best spot to enjoy the most beautiful sunrise.
The best sunrise spot in Borobudur temple area is in Manohara hotel. You will stay at this hotel, so you feel more comfortable to welcome the rising of the sun. After enjoying the beauty of sunrise, you can get breakfast and a cup of hot coffee.
The location of Pawon temple and Mendut temple are very close to Borobudur temple. Usually tourists will visit the three temples. Each temple has its own uniqueness. All these temples had been built since the 7 century. You are free to take pictures as sweet memories during the Borobudur Sunrise Tour.
03:30 Pick up from Hotel
04:30 Climb to the Temple highest point
05:30 Enjoying the Golden sunrise through the Buddha statue and the stupa
06:30 Breakfast and Morning coffee in Manohara hotel (complementary)
07:30 Visit Pawon and Mendut Temple
08:30 Back to the Hotel and the of service
Estimation price for this tour package is start from $ 55 per person, please kindly Email or Chat us for more details.