Close-up portrait of Borobudur Temple: Explore the Attractions, Entrance Tickets and Access to Tourist Locations

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Read More – Borobudur Temple is the largest Buddhist temple in the world. Built in the 9th century, Borobudur Temple is now an attraction that can attract many tourists every year. Get unique and interesting facts, history, and photos of Borobudur Temple here.

There is a joke among the Jogja car rental drivers, slang. In fact, our people want to visit Borobudur Temple at least four times in their lifetime. The initial or first visit to Borobudur Temple is generally during a children’s study tour  slang buddy school. 2nd visit with girlfriend in college. 3rd visit with parents after graduation. 4th visit with my wife and children while on vacation to Jogja.

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Borobudur Temple is indeed a must for tourists in Jogja. Despite its position in Magelang, Borobudur Temple can be reached in about 1.5 hours by private vehicle/rental from the city of Jogja. Public transportation to Borobudur is also available, you know.

Borobudur Temple Tour is open every day from 08:00 to 15:00, but on Mondays, tourists cannot enter the temple garden, friends. The best time to visit Borobudur Temple is early in the morning, when the air is still fresh.

Borobudur temple

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The entrance ticket price for the Borobudur Temple tour is Rp. 50. 000 for adults and Rp. 25. 000 for children 3-10 years. There is a 50% discount for groups of students / students, a minimum of 20 people, friends.

If you want to save more, there is a canal ticket for Borobudur Temple + Prambanan Temple for Rp. 75. 000 for adults and Rp. 35. 000 for children 3-10 years old friends. This canal ticket is only valid for 2 days, so it can still be used the next day. The Borobudur Temple and Ratu Boko canal tickets also have slang, the prices and conditions are the same.

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Here are some of the latest regulations at Borobudur Temple which have been summarized from various sources, friends, as follows:

::Travelers must use the PeduliLindungi application to enter.
::Children under 12 years old are allowed to explore Borobudur Temple.
::Since mid-2020, tourists have not been allowed to go up to the temple. So, you can only reach the courtyard / temple garden. To go up to the top additional fees that have been set.
::Every 12.00-13.00, the Borobudur Temple garden will be emptied of tourists.
::Every Monday, tourists also cannot enter the Borobudur Temple garden. So, you can only reach the fence limit.
::It is forbidden to bring food and drinks from outside soabt slang.

History of Borobudur Temple

Borobudur temple

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Based on the Karangtengah inscription, Borobudur Temple was built by King Samaratungga of the Syailendra dynasty and was only completed by his daughter, Ratu Pramudawardhani, in the 9th century.

Little is known about other things, including who the architect of the building is composed of about 2 million blocks (55,000 m3) of andesite rock that interlocks like a giant puzzle.

Borobudur temple

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A Javanese legend tells of Gunadarma who lay down looking at Borobudur Temple until he fell asleep and his body turned into the Menoreh hills. Gunadarma was then thought to be the architect of the Borobudur Temple, although there are no historical inscriptions about it.

Borobudur Temple contains 2672 relief panels which, when arranged in a row, reach a length of 6 kilometers.

Borobudur temple

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The reliefs of Borobudur Temple are divided into 4 main stories, namely: Karmawibangga, Lalitawistara, Jataka / Awadana, and Gandawyuha. Not only telling about the life adventures of the Buddha and his soabt slang teachings, the reliefs of Borobudur Temple also record the progress of the Javanese people during that heyday.

To explore the story carved in Borobudur Temple, tourists must walk clockwise from the east door. After arriving at the early point then move up to the next level. This was repeated until he reached the top of the Borobudur Temple. This ritual is often called pradaksina slang friends.

5 Amazing Facts at Borobudur Temple

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::It is a very large Buddhist temple with an area of ​​123 mx 123 m.

::Borobudur Temple is decorated with 2,672 relief panels which, when arranged in a row, reach 6 kilometers in length. UNESCO praises it as the largest and most complete Buddhist relief ensemble in the world, friends, unmatched in artistic value, each scene is an exotic and unique masterpiece.

::Borobudur Temple is a giant puzzle composed of approximately 2 million blocks of volcanic stone and carved in such a way that they both lock (interlock).
::It takes 55,000 cubic m of volcanic rock to build Borobudur Temple.
::It is estimated that it will take 75 years to build this Borobudur temple, sob slang.

Borobudur temple
Photo by Marco Van Geertsom

Visited by millions of people every year, Borobudur Temple, which UNESCO calls the monument and the largest and largest stupa environment in the world, is indeed captivating. Check out photos of Borobudur Temple in its best moments at sunrise and Vesak.

If on weekdays we have been asked to leave from Borobudur just before dusk, friends, during Vesak we have the opportunity to see Borobudur Temple at night which is full of beauty. This matter is very special because Borobudur looks so majestic and beautiful when it is highlighted by beautiful lights.

Hotels around Borobudur Temple

Most tourists who visit Borobudur Temple want to stay in Jogja. Could be because there are more hotel options. It could also be because Borobudur Temple is easily accessible by private vehicles and public transportation from the city of Jogja.

Borobudur temple

Photo by Kurt Hollstein

If you want to stay there, there are many hotels around Borobudur Temple. One of the hotels in the Borobudur Temple area is the Manohara Hotel, so slang.

Amanjiwo Borobudur Resort
Amanjiwo Borobudur Resort is an elegant hotel on Menoreh Hill, in the vicinity of Borobudur Temple. Many tourists like the personal and the beauty that this hotel provides. Prices start from Rp.8. 500. 000 / night slang buddy. quite WOW too, right?

Plataran Borobudur Resort
Plataran Borobudur Resort is an elegant resort located 1 kilometer from Borobudur Temple. This resort is adjacent to Punthuk Setumbu soabt slang, a very charming destination to see the sunrise (sunrise) from the top of a hill with a natural panorama to Borobudur Temple. Prices start from Rp4. 000. 000/ night slang buddy.

Plataran Heritage Borobudur Hotel
This hotel is adjacent to Plataran Borobudur Resort. The building is 5 levels with several rooms so the price is quite affordable, but it doesn’t reduce the luxury that is served. Prices start at IDR1. 600,000/night.

Just relax, not all hotels near Borobudur Temple are expensive, really, slang. There are also many cheap inns and inns around Borobudur Temple, such as: Lotus Guest House, Lumintu Hotel, Bhumi Sambhara Hotel. The average stay rate is under Rp. 200. 000/ night soabt slang, it’s quite affordable, right.

Tour packages to Borobudur Temple

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If you stay in Jogja, you can take cheap and affordable tour packages offered by Jogja car rental/rental friends. Jogja tour packages to visit Borobudur Temple, volcano tour, Prambanan Temple, and city tours start from IDR 400. 000 and includes the cost of renting a car, driver, and fuel. Tourists traveling with friends can definitely share the cost to make it more economical, right?

Borobudur temple

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Borobudur temple
Location: Jl. Badrawati, Kw. Borobudur Temple, Borobudur, Kec. Borobudur, Kab. Magelang, Central Java
Opening hours: 6.30AM -4.30 WIB
Contact: (0293) 788266
Architect: Gunadharma
City: District. Borobudur, about 3 km from Mungkid City (capital of Magelang Regency, Central Java)
Started construction: 750 M
Area: 2,500 m²
Height: 35 m
Unlocked: 825 M

Thus a brief review of “10 Recent Portraits of Borobudur Temple: Explore Its Attractions, Entrance Tickets and Access to Tourist Locations” when are you guys traveling to this historical place?


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