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  2. Special Region of Yogyakarta
  3. Yogyakarta
  4. Borobudur

Borobudur Sunrise and Dieng Plateau Full-Day Tour

Product ID: 298755
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Witness a wonderful sunrise at Borobudur Temple and explore Dieng Plateau. See firsthand the natural wonder and cultural significance of this misty location, in all its sulfurous springs, ancient temples, and colored lakes.
About this ticket
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English

Pickup included

Your hotel in Yogyakarta or Borobudur area
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Witness the stunning sunrise over Borobudur, the largest Buddhist monument in the world
  • Explore Dieng Plateau, home to sparkling turquoise lakes, craters spewing sulfuric gases, and some of the oldest Hindu architecture
  • Travel through the picturesque mountain villages of the Dieng Plateau on an off-the-beaten-path journey
  • Benefit from included hotel pickup and drop-off
Full description
Get picked up from your hotel in the early morning and head to Borobudur Temple to witness breathtaking sunrise views. Take some time to explore the temple, one of the world's truly great ancient monuments and the single largest Buddhist structure anywhere on earth. You'll also have the option to hire a local guide and learn about the history of the area.

After the sunrise, travel to Dieng Plateau. Enjoy views along the way of rows of rice fields and picture-perfect villages clinging to terraced hillsides. Head to Telaga Warna Lake via Batu Pandang Hill. Telaga Warna Lake, or "Colorful Lake", contains water that changes color. At times it can be green, purple, yellow, or even all the colors of the rainbow. This phenomenon occurs when the sun hits the water due to its high sulfuric content.

From Telaga Warna Lake, visit Sikidang Crater, an open sulfur crater with angry bubbling mud and bellowing steam. It’s set among a bumpy and dusty landscape that will make you feel as if you've arrived on another planet. Not far from the crater, you can also visit the Arjuna Temple Complex which houses 8 small Hindu temples that date back to the 7th century. Sit back and relax as your friendly driver escorts you back to your hotel.
Includes
  • Private pickup and drop-off service
  • English-speaking driver
  • All entrance fees
  • Parking fees
  • Breakfast
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Guide at the temple
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Please note there will be an extra fee should you hire a local temple guide, as your driver will not enter the temple or any other attractions
• Please note that the trip includes easy to moderate hiking
Organized by

Jogja Borobudur Tour & Travel

Product ID: 298755