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Borobudur Sunrise or Sunset Half Day Private Tour

Product ID: 135989
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Beat the crowds and witness the stunning sunrise or sunset over the UNESCO listed Borobudur Temple, the largest Buddhist monument in the world.
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Duration: 6 hours
Starting time 3:30 AM
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Your hotel in Yogyakarta

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  • Witness the stunning sunrise or sunset over Borobudur, the largest Buddhist monument in the world
  • Beat the crowds during daytime and enjoy the magical sunrise or sunset view
  • Relax with the included hotel pick-up and drop-off
Full description
Be picked up from your hotel and head to the Borobudur temple which is the largest single Buddhist monument in the Southern Hemisphere. The journey will take about 1.5 hours and you can choose  to go at either sunrise or sunset for a truly enlightening experience. 

For the sunrise tour, leave at dawn when the air is fresh and as the mist begins to lift, the sun will surround the volcanoes and terraced fields, highlighting the stone reliefs and the many faces of Buddha.

For the sunset tour, you will leave in the afternoon. Entering the temple after closing time means that you will have the temple mostly to yourself as you will enter the temple. During this time you will feel how the atmosphere becomes serene, peaceful and quiet while witnessing the sunset from this magical temple.

After this trip, your friendly driver will take you back to your hotel in Yogyakarta.
  • 6-hour private transportation
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Borobudur sunrise or sunset entrance ticket
  • Parking
What’s Not Included
  • Guide inside the temple
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note there will be an extra fee should you hire a local temple guide from the attraction, as your driver/guide will not enter the temple (or any attractions)
• The Borobudur sunrise tour can be done on the same day with the Prambanan sunset tour

From US$ 79 per person

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Product ID: 135989