Day trip

Selogriyo Temple Tour and Trek Through Java's Rice Terraces

Day trip

Selogriyo Temple Tour and Trek Through Java's Rice Terraces

From US$ 45 per person

Explore the most remote temple in Java, the beautiful Selogriyo Temple. Enjoy stunning views during your trek among the scenic rice terraces.

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Duration 6 - 10 hours
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Pickup included
From your accommodation in Yogyakarta
Small group
Limited to 5 participants


  • Enjoy stunning views of Java's countryside as you approach the remote Selogriyo Temple
  • Hike among the scenic rice terraces
  • Escape the crowds in this peaceful, secluded hilltop environment
  • Experience more by choosing from several options of additional places to visit
Full description
Visit the beautiful and remote Selogriyo Temple and trek through the surrounding rice terraces. Choose from a range of interesting sites to visit afterwards. Travel with your friendly driver from your accommodation in Yogyakarta or Borobudur to the peaceful Selogriyo Temple. Your journey will take about two hours from Yogyakarta, and one hour from Borobudur. Admire the fairytale scenery as you approach the secluded hilltop temple by foot. Hike through the iconic rice terraces, which grow paddy, beans, corn, and more. Enjoy the majestic landscape and the quiet of the countryside. Admire the Hindu temple's distinctive structure and explore the lush gardens surrounding it. Gaze out upon the verdant greenery of the volcanic hillside. Meet the kind and friendly local people, discover their stories and learn from their wisdom.  For those who wish to visit other iconic sites in the area, there are several options you can choose from: you can visit Selogriyo Temple and Borobudur Temple during the daytime or at sunrise. You can visit Selogriyo Temple and Prambanan Temple during the daytime or at sunset. You can visit Selogriyo Temple, Borobudur and Prambanan Temple in the daytime. After your trip, sit back and relax while your driver escorts you back to your accommodation.
  • Pick up & drop off service
  • Entrance fee to Selogriyo Temple
  • Entrance fee to Borobudur Temple/ Prambanan Temple (depending on your selected option)
  • Driver as guide
  • Parking
  • Food and drink
  • Driver/guide tip

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Food and drinks
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • Please bring snacks and water with you as there are not many food options in the area
  • Please specify your hotel details when booking
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 26 reviews

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Probably one of the best trip I have done on GetyourGuide. This trip allow you to see beautiful javanese landscapes and to discover the local dailylife. The hikking is not too much difficult, the Selogriyo temple is small but really interessing to discover. The garden and the view around the temple are just Awesome. So if you want to experiment an authentic trip, I really recommend you to book it.

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March 22, 2023

This tour was amazing. It was incredible seeing the rice terraces and the local community working there. It really is stunning, we even got to see eagles flying around. The temple itself is nice but unfortunately it has been vandalized however the scenery makes up for it. Our guide Praja was also great and provided us with interesting information about the area

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March 22, 2023

Beautiful area about a scenic 2 hours drive from Yogyakarta. Locals are friendly and have installed paths and viewing platforms for visitors from the entry funds. Consider giving an extra donation for them to continue the great work. The temple itself is small but this tour is about the amazing views along the 30 minute hike up to the temple from the village. The walk is steep and slippery in some parts so have good hiking shoes. My guide was very knowledgeable and had good relationships with the locals villagers.

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March 22, 2023

Product ID: 203668