Located near Yogyakarta, on the Indonesian island of Java, one is best viewed at sunrise, the other at sunset.
Source: Borobudur and Prambanan: two Indonesian temples to rival Angkor Wat
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44 destinations were nominated for inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage list this year.
Source: ASEAN wants more World Heritage Sites
Borobudur Temple Tourism Park in Indonesia prepares a special route to the temple listed in the UNESCO’s World Heritage sites for foreign tourists. General Manager of Borobudur Temple Tourism Park I Gusti Putu Ngurah Sedana said this special route is provided to give the best service for foreign tourists.
Source: The world’s largest Buddhist temple provides ‘special route’ to boost foreign tourists visit
The Temple of Borobudur or sometimes “Barabudur” is a Mahayana Buddhist temple located close to Muntilan on the island of Java in Indonesia. Built during the rule of the Sailendra Dynasty…
Source: Medieval Indonesia’s Buddhist Temple of Borobudur
The provincial administration of Central Java has set a target of attracting 1.2 million foreign visitors in 2019.
Source: Central Java expects to attract 1.2 million foreign visitors in 2019
In our digitally-connected age, often the most powerful way to connect with a new environment is by putting your phone down and looking up (and out) at the wonders of the world…
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While the prettiness of Batu Caves’ new unicorn paint job is the talk of the town, the Batu Caves temple committee got themselves into a little trouble with the National Heritage Department (JWN) over the lack of permission sought for the upgrades made in conjunction with the former’s temple renewal process.
Source: Hmmm does it really matter if Batu Caves has heritage status or not? We find out.
Heading to Yogyakarta the main attraction for us was just outside the city: The stunning Borobudur Temple, the UNESCO largest Buddhist temple in the world!
Source: The awe inspiring Borobudur Temple, the largest Buddhist temple in the world!
The Borobudur temple complex in Indonesia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, had been on my travel wish list for years, and it moved up a little on that list every time I saw posts from there on Instagram. But Indonesia is a large…
Source: How to Visit Borobudur
Understand Borobudur Temple – the history, architecture, construction, loss & re-discovery of Indonesia’s most popular tourist attraction in Java Island.
Source: Borobudur Temple – Heritage Jewel Of Indonesia | Inditales
Two hundred years ago, British statesman Stamford Raffles rediscovered the sprawling temple of Borobudur on a remote hilltop in Java, Indonesia, hidden under a tangle of thick jungle. Today the shrine endures as a symbol of quiet resilience—the world’s largest Buddhist temple, located in a country with a Muslim majority.
Source: Java’s Ancient Buddhist Masterpiece
John Borthwick joins other pilgrims to marvel at the history and spirituality of several temples in Central Java.
Source: Beacons of faith rise from the ruins
Standing amid the jungles and rice paddies of Central Java, Borobudur embodies the island’s religious past.
Source: Borobudur: A Reminder of Indonesia’s Buddhist Past