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Address: Jl. Brigjen Katamso | Mergangsan, Keparakan, Yogyakarta 55152, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 274 375705
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Ramayana Ballet, performed at Purawisata Yogyakarta, Indonesia is a perfect...

Ramayana Ballet, performed at Purawisata Yogyakarta, Indonesia is a perfect place to watch Ramayana Ballet. Only 4 minutes from Malioboro Street.

It has been staged regularly every night since 1976 and it has received an award from Indonesian Record Museum (MURI). It also has been performed at Open Air Stage (only will moved to Indoor if it rains).

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We were lucky enough for our guide to explain the story before. It made it so much easier to understand. So do read up before.We had seats right on the front. There are no backs... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had bought my ticket at the info centre in yogya and was told that it would be inside due to the raining season. I checked with another source too who also confirmed this. I went to prabanan temple earlier which shut down at 5 pm. I had waited over 2 hours for the ballet show. Very few people could... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough for our guide to explain the story before. It made it so much easier to understand. So do read up before.We had seats right on the front. There are no backs to the seats but they give you a cushion. I should have put the cushion on the floor and rested against the seat.The performance was... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all: there are two Ramayana Ballets in Yogykarta and this one is the most amateur of the two. We thought we were booking tickets for the indoor ballet (rainy season) at Prambanan Temple online and ended up with tickets for here--the system is confusing and honestly we felt mislead by the time we realized what had happened and... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well if u like theatre this is the place for u. but if u r not into theatre better save ur money for other things. Saw some visitors went back before theatre finish,some even fell asleep. Just a reminder to take the synopsis before u enter the theatre room or u will hardly understand the whole story. Pay 300k fo... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you do not get a seat at the Ramayana Ballet at Prambanan then do not worry as this place Mandira Baruga has an Amphi Theatre which has the most amazing display of the Ramayana Ballet. It has three options - just the performance, performance and dinner and tour option. The ballet starts at 8pm and goes on till 9:30pm.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Nice show when visiting Indonesia. Do not expect very professional ballet but expect a Nice experience about indonesian history/culture. Buffet was good, a lot of choice.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Ramayana Ballet is a definite must see; esp if you're headed to do the sunset visit to Prambanan and Baku Rato (both are nearby). The play is mesmerising, as the story of Rama and Sita is told via dance, in the open air theater contrasted against the backdrop of the 3 spires of Prambanan. Its a great way to end... More 

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PurawisataYogyakarta, Public Relation Officer at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata, responded to this review

Dear Dalip C Warm greetings from Ramayana Ballet Purawisata Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Yogyakarta. We are different from Ramayana Ballet Prambanan Sir. We are Ramayana Ballet Purawisata, located in the heart of Yogyakarta city and perform every single night at 8 - 9.30 pm. You can check our website : www.amazingramayanaballet.com... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The ballet production at this location is not a bad substitute if you didn't manage to get tickets to Prambanan like we did. The theatre is a lot smaller and is indoors, but that means there are lots of good seats with a good view of the stage and you won't get scared of the show being cancelled on account... More 

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PurawisataYogyakarta, Public Relation Officer at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata, responded to this review

Dear Tingdiver Warm greetings from Ramayana Ballet Purawisata Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata. Your feedback (about ventilation and backrests) is very important for us. It will motivate us to always improve the quality of service. We hope, you will give us the opportunity to serve you again and again... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Spectacular presentation of Ramayana legend through traditional and modern dance, acrobatics, masks, costumes, atmospheric gamelan and lighting. We also had a fresh, beautifully presented meal there beforehand. Also its in the town and undercover, making it better value than the larger outdoor presentation out at Prambanan.

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PurawisataYogyakarta, Public Relation Officer at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata, responded to this review

Dear our beloved guest Warm greetings from Ramayana Ballet Purawisata Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata. Your feedback is very important to us. It will motivate us to always improve the quality of service. We hope, you will give us the opportunity to serve you again and again in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Magical surrounding backdrop views, comfortable theatre, excellent lighting, staging, choreography, music, everything. Not to be missed

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PurawisataYogyakarta, Public Relation Officer at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata, responded to this review

Dear GeoffWhere Warm greetings from Ramayana Ballet Purawisata Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata. It will motivate us to always improve the quality of service. We hope, you will give us the opportunity to serve you again and again in the future. Thank you Best regards Niken Widi More 

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