Java is an amazing island where jungle and active volcanoes, ancient temples and palaces coexist. To be here means to feel the flavor of Indonesia and its natural beauty, to touch the cult places of pilgrimage and prayer. You will walk among the unique stone bas-reliefs that tell the story of Indonesian life. See the architectural marvel, the Unesco-listed Prambanan Temple. You will also watch the work of artisans, look into the Sultan's palace and taste Javanese cuisine. Individual excursion for 1-6 people Duration 10 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car from $ 200 for 1 person or $ 150 per person, if there are more of you
What awaits you
Borobudur: the path of the Buddha You will visit the ancient Buddhist temple Borobudur - the largest monument of medieval Indonesian architecture. More than 500 statues of Buddha have been preserved here, and touching each one brings happiness, according to ancient belief. The temple is built on 8 levels, which symbolize the path of deliverance from suffering and the attainment of nirvana. On the walls, you will see unique stone bas-reliefs telling about the life of Buddha and the life of local residents
Prambanan: an architectural wonder of the island Then you will find yourself at the Prambanan Temple located in the center of the island. This is not just a temple, but a preserved World Heritage Site and an architectural wonder of striking scale. It consists of 200 temples and sanctuaries, the last of which were built during the medieval state of Mataram. You will walk through the most important restored temples of Prambanan and feel the spirit of ancient Indonesian culture
Craton: the city in the center of the palace The main attraction of Java is the palace of Sultan Kraton, beautiful and spectacular, a real city in a city where 25 thousand people live. While on the territory of the palace, you will see the throne room, the personal chambers of the Sultan and Italian marble and Rococo furniture, which are atypical for Indonesia
And after the walk, you will taste Javanese cuisine, see how Indonesian craftsmen work in the craft center and have a look at local shops.
Please note that this is not an educational excursion, but a specific one. But on the trip you will be accompanied by a Russian-speaking Balinese guide, ready to help with organizational issues
The tour price includes transport on the island, a Russian-speaking guide, entrance tickets according to the program, lunch
Additionally paid: air tickets and transfer to Bali (arrival in Yogyakarta must take place before 10:00, departure from Yogyakarta - after 20:00)
You can ask your guide if you need help choosing and buying tickets
The beginning of the excursion is the airport or hotel in Yogyakarta. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.