Discovering Indonesia's Ancient Treasures: A Tour of UNESCO Old Heritage Temples and Natures

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Lukman Hakim

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Embark on an unforgettable journey through Indonesia's ancient treasures with our "Discovering Indonesia's Ancient Treasures: A Tour of Old Heritage Temples." This immersive experience offers travellers a unique opportunity to explore the rich cultural heritage and architectural wonders of Indonesia's old heritage temples. Led by your trip leader, this carefully curated tour takes you on a captivating adventure through time, uncovering the secrets and stories behind these majestic structures. Embark on a journey of discovery and enlightenment as you unravel the mysteries of Indonesia's old heritage temples. Book your adventure today and prepare for an unforgettable travel experience filled with history, culture, and awe-inspiring beauty. Exclusive Access: Gain exclusive access to some of Indonesia's most iconic old heritage temples, including Borobudur and Prambanan. Explore these UNESCO World Heritage sites away from the crowds and delve deep into their histories. Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Indonesia as you visit traditional villages, interact with local communities, and witness authentic cultural performances. Experience the warmth and hospitality of the Javanese people as you partake in cultural rituals and ceremonies.

Hi trip lovers 🙌🏻, I'm Luke, l live in Special Region of Yogyakarta which is one of the top cultural heritage city in Indonesia. Traveling is one of my activities to enlighten mind from daily life routines apart from working space. Visiting natures or city spaces is something that i can't miss in my life. Let's visit Indonesia and taste the real trip with nature or many other tourism places. Taste the "Wonderful Indonesia" by yourself.

🏠 Accommodation option: 🏨 Hotel available 3* - 4*. 🏖 A Classical or modern tropical home stay or villas (recommended option). Bedrooms: there are several available choices of bedrooms on the villa, private and shared accommodation is available. Co-working space (if you need it): outdoor and indoor comfy working areas. Any questions about the trip? You can let me know in the Q&A section!

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Trip Itinerary

Prambanan Temple

Day 1-2
Prambanan Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site nestled in the heart of Yogyakarta, Indonesia, stands as a testament to the region's rich cultural and architectural heritage. This ancient Hindu temple complex, dating back to the 9th century, boasts towering spires, intricate carvings, and majestic stone reliefs, showcasing the mastery of Javanese artistry and craftsmanship. Dedicated to the Trimurti, the three main Hindu deities—Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva—Prambanan is renowned for its towering shrines, with the central Shiva temple rising to a height of 47 meters, dominating the skyline with its grandeur and elegance. Each intricately carved structure tells a story from Hindu mythology, depicting epic battles, divine interventions, and celestial beings.

Borobudur Temple

Day 2-3
Borobudur Temple, an architectural masterpiece nestled amidst the lush landscapes of Central Java, Indonesia, stands as a timeless symbol of Buddhist spirituality and artistic excellence. Dating back to the 9th century, this UNESCO World Heritage site is the largest Buddhist temple in the world, comprising nine stacked platforms adorned with over 2,500 intricately carved relief panels and 504 Buddha statues. As you ascend the temple's monumental structure, you'll be mesmerized by the intricate details of its stone carvings, which depict scenes from Buddhist scriptures, teachings, and the journey towards enlightenment. The panoramic views from the summit offer a breathtaking panorama of the surrounding countryside, with volcanic peaks and verdant rice fields stretching as far as the eye can see.

Mendut Buddhist Monastery

Day 3
Mendut Temple, a hidden gem nestled in the serene countryside of Central Java, Indonesia, offers a captivating glimpse into the region's rich cultural and spiritual heritage. Dating back to the 9th century, this ancient Buddhist temple is renowned for its elegant architecture, serene ambiance, and spiritual significance.

Nepal Van Java

Day 3
"Nepal Van Java" is a nickname given to a unique and lesser-known attraction in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia, called "Ketep Pass." This nickname draws a parallel between the picturesque landscapes of Ketep Pass and the natural beauty of Nepal, often referred to as the "Land of the Himalayas" or "Roof of the World."


Day 3-4
Dieng Plateau is a highland area located in Central Java, Indonesia, renowned for its stunning natural landscapes, ancient Hindu temples, and vibrant cultural heritage. Situated at an altitude of over 2,000 meters above sea level, Dieng Plateau offers cool temperatures, lush green valleys, and panoramic views of volcanic peaks, making it a popular destination for nature lovers, adventure seekers, and cultural enthusiasts alike. One of the most iconic attractions in Dieng Plateau is the cluster of ancient Hindu temples scattered across the region. Dating back to the 8th and 9th centuries, these well-preserved temples showcase intricate stone carvings, towering spires, and rich religious symbolism, offering a glimpse into Indonesia's rich cultural history and Hindu-Buddhist past. The most famous temples include the Arjuna Temple Complex, the Candi Gatotkaca, and the Candi Bima.

Arjuna Temple

Day 4-5
The Arjuna Temple Complex, located in the picturesque Dieng Plateau of Central Java, Indonesia, is a fascinating archaeological site steeped in history and religious significance. Dating back to the 8th and 9th centuries, these ancient Hindu temples are among the oldest surviving structures on the plateau, providing a window into Indonesia's rich cultural heritage and Hindu-Buddhist past. The Arjuna Temple Complex consists of a cluster of small temples dedicated to various Hindu deities, with the central focus being on Arjuna, one of the legendary Pandava brothers from the Hindu epic, the Mahabharata. The main temple, known as Candi Arjuna, is adorned with intricate stone carvings and ornate reliefs depicting scenes from Hindu mythology, including epic battles, divine interventions, and celestial beings.

Cetho Temple

Day 5
Cetho Temple, also known as Ceto Temple, is an ancient Hindu temple located on the slopes of Mount Lawu in Karanganyar Regency, Central Java, Indonesia. This majestic temple is perched at an elevation of around 1,400 meters above sea level, surrounded by lush green forests and commanding panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes. Believed to have been built in the 15th century during the Majapahit Empire, Cetho Temple is one of the last remaining Hindu temples in Java. It features a unique architectural style characterized by tiered structures, intricately carved stone reliefs, and ornate stone sculptures depicting scenes from Hindu mythology and epic narratives.
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5 days trip
Prambanan Temple, Borobudur Temple & 5 more
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