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Ayla Tour
5 reviews
Ayla Tours is located in Yogyakarta and offers the best trips around the region. The company is owned by a professional guide Andy, he is super friendly, helpful, speaks good English and knows inside out about Yogyakarta and around. Travellers say he explains the architectural elements in great detail and often goes the extra miles to help them.

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19 reviews

Great way to see and explore the temples round Jogja! Driver Andi was fantastic and got a great spot at the top of the hill to watch Borobudur emerge from the mist at sunrise. Car was a good 4x4 suitable for som...


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What is Borobudur Temple?

Borobudur Temple is a 9th-century Mahayana Buddhist temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. It is the world's largest Buddhist temple, and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Indonesia. The temple is made up of six square platforms topped by three circular platforms, and is decorated with reliefs depicting scenes from the life of Buddha. The top of the temple is a large stupa, which contains a statue of Buddha.

Where is Borobudur Temple located?

Borobudur Temple is located in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. It is about 40 kilometers (25 miles) northwest of Yogyakarta, and about 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Semarang.

When was Borobudur Temple built?

Borobudur Temple was built in the 9th century by the Sailendra dynasty. The temple was abandoned in the 14th century, and was rediscovered in 1814 by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles.

What is the significance of Borobudur Temple?

Borobudur Temple is a significant Buddhist pilgrimage site. It is believed that the temple was built to commemorate the Buddha's enlightenment. The temple is also a popular tourist destination, and is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Indonesia.

What is Borobudur Temple?
Borobudur Temple is a 9th-century Mahayana Buddhist temple located in Central Java, Indonesia. It is the largest Buddhist temple in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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