Tag : Borobudur Temple

Punthuk Setumbu Magelang

Punthuk Setumbu Magelang

Tourism Object Punthuk Setumbu Magelang is located about 4 kilometers west of Borobudur Temple. Punthuk Setumbu is a hill with a height of about 400 mdpl. The main activity that can be done in Punthuk Setumbu is to see the beautiful sunrise with the background of Borobudur Temple, even if lucky at certain times we can see the sun rising right in between between Mount Merbabu and Merapi. Punthuk Setumbu is located ...

Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple in the world

Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple in the world

A great work of the ancestors of Indonesia, was built around the year 800 AD during the reign of the Sailendra dynasty. Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple or shrine in the world. The location of the temple is approximately 100 km southwest of Semarang, 86 km to the west of Surakarta, and 40 km northwest of Yogyakarta Borobudur consists of six square terraces on which there are three circular courtyard, the ...