Amazing Borobudur Sunrise Tour from Yogyakarta

Tour Description

Borobudur Temple

Borobudur Temple is a major tourist destination in Indonesia. It is located in central Java province, which is reachable from Yogyakarta and also from Semarang Port. The ancient Buddhist temple is built on a hill compound with 3 levels that correspond to Buddhist spiritual life: Kamadatu, the base of the temple; Rupadatu, the location where the relief of Buddha’s life is depicted on the walls; and Arupadatu. The third is a circular level that symbolizes the prefect level.

How does the Borobudur Sunrise Tour From Yogyakarta work?

Borobudur Tour departs early in the morning at 03.30 to Borobudur Temple to watch the amazing sunrise from the top of Dagi Hill, located 300m from Borobudur Temple, then visit the incredible Borobudur Temple, the biggest Buddhist temple and one of the UNESCO world sites in central Java, built in the 8th century AD, and then go back to Jogjakarta., stopping at Pawon and Mendut temples, the smaller Buddhist temples located on the way back to Yogyakarta.

Start Points of Borobudur Sunrise tour

  • all hotels in Yogyakarta
  • requested location in Yogyakarta

Why should travelers take the Borobudur Sunrise Tour from Yogyakarta?

  • Private tour, private transport so no need to with for the others
  • Flexible tour itineraries and timing
  • Heritage tour the temple in quite moment before gate public open
  • Visiting the biggest monument in the world

Price List

How much does Borobudur Sunrise Tour from Yogyakarta cost?

MembersUSDPrice Per person
05+IDR110 90
The price may change without notice, to get a discounted price, please contact us.

Tour Itinerary

Step 1 Borobudur Sunrise Tour

  • 03.30 – Leaving Jogjakarta transfer to Borobudur Temple
  • 04.30 – Arrive at Manohara, location where we buy entrances ticket and the climb up to top of Dagi Hill
  • 05.00-06.00 – Enjoy sunrise that may appear at above of a valley between Mount Merbabu and Mount Merapi
  • 06.00 – Going down to Manohara Resto to take morning cafĂ© break and then visit Borobudur Temple

Step 2 Borobudur Temple Tour

  • 07.00: Walking 300 meters from Manohara to Borobudur temple We are not allowed to go up to the temple, but from the courtyard around, we can see the statues with different hand positions from 4 different angles. We can also see on the open basement a piece of relief from the Mahakaramawibangga story (stories that contain the teachings of cause-and-effect stories).
  • 08.30: Going back to Jogjakarta, stop over at Pawon Temple and Mendut Temple on the way back to Yogyakarta.
  • 10.00: Arrive back at Jogjakarta 


  • Private Transport (van driver fuel and parking fees)
  • Entrances Tickets (sunrise and Borobudur)
  • English speaking tour guide


  • All Personals Expenses
  • Gratuity
  • Tour and service that not mentioned as above

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