Trail of Javanese Culture

Yogyakarta | Borobudur

Start on your journey to unravel the mystical history of Java from the stepping stone of Borobudur and Prambanan to personal storytelling from the Javanese Royal on the ancient kingdoms that live to this day.

Level
Comfortable $1,230
Season
May – November
Duration
5 Days 4 Nights
Theme
Couple / Group Friend / Family
Product Code
JAV001

The Highlights of the Journey

  • Explore Enchanting Prambanan and Sultan’s Palace
  • Encounter the Sultan’s servant – Abdi Dalem and learn how they dedicate their lives to royal family.
  • Experience the serene Borobudur during sunrise guided by an Archeologist

 

**Rates are per person based on USD and 2 people traveling together

Day 1 - 5

Yogyakarta - Borobudur Area | 4 Nights

Day 1  | Arrival Yogyakarta – Borobudur Area

Ngaturaken sugeng rawuh ing tanah Jawi! Welcome to Java!

Upon arrival in Yogyakarta Airport, be greeted by your personal guide who is expecting at the exit area. Be transferred to your hotel in Borobudur area for check-in.

Overnight in Borobudur Area

Day 2  | Prambanan temple and Abdi Dalem

Embark on a journey to discover the beauty of Prambanan, the most beautiful and largest Hindu temple complex in Java, built in the 8th century by the Sanjaya Dynasty. Our local guide will guide you through this architectural and cultural national treasure that stands as one of the most outstanding examples of Hindu art in the world. Decide your favorite time of the day to explore the enchanting Prambanan – sunrise, day, or sunset. Extend your cultural adventure by visiting Sultan’s palace and then guide will escort you to one of Sultan’s servants- called Abdi Dalem to get a session of talks. You can learn how their story whilst working inside the palace. Lunch is not included.

Overnight in Borobudur Area

Day 3  | Borobudur Sunrise with Archeologist

Start the day with visit Borobudur to enjoy the amazing scenery and peaceful morning at the Borobudur temple especially when the sun would appear from the horizon is a truly enlightening experience.

An archeologist will follow and guide you through the temple explaining the architecture of the temple and how it is connected with Buddhism values. This visit is very strong in spiritual experience and history.

Then you can have a chance to visit another temple such as Mendut and Pawon. Lunch is not included

Then free until Check-Out time before transfer to your next resort which surrounded by a large coffee plantation.

Overnight in Mesastila

Day 4  | Gedong Songo Temple

Visit the eighth-century Hindu temples of Gedung Songo scattered along the foothills around Mt. Ungaran. The nine temples are quite simple in their architecture, but the setting offers a superb view of Lake Rawa Pening and the surrounding mountains. On the way back will stop over to visit Flower and Fruit Traditional Market. Lunch is not included

Overnight in Mesastila

Day 5 | Departure

Today you will be transferred to the Yogyakarta airport or Semarang Airport for your flight to the next destination.

End of the journey