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“rice paddies” (12 reviews)
“km walk” (2 reviews)
Borobudur, Magelang, Indonesia
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The hike to this small mountaintop temple is the best part as you meander through rice paddy fields and lush jungle. Pure nature. The windy path is easy to navigate as you meet the occasional farmer along the way. You could hike in sandals but...More

Thank panamtravelkid
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's not the temple that is the attraction, but the lovely walk to it, taking you through working farmland and terraced rice paddies. This feels like real Java.

Thank diverdoc
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This was a beautiful half day trip from our villa in Borobudur. The journey is lovely through the villages and the walk itself easy yet very beautiful in the middle of the rice paddies. The temple itself nothing spectacular after seeing Borobudur, however just for...More

1  Thank Karin H
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I've been several times visit this place . I didn't found any invention. Just naturally. Very nice. All terraces . I'm an Indonesian , sound bit crazy but I'm in group driving motorbike through those very small paving blocks to get to the temple. Little...More

Thank 738ayua
Reviewed 19 December 2016

don't expect anything from the temple itself but the walk through the rice terraces and the interaction with the warm and friendly Indonesian people make this a great half day. Marvel at how hard they work.

Thank fisher157
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The temple is small, but the trek through picturesque rural landscape to reach the temple is the main purpose to get here. The light hike to reach the temple takes around two hours and leads through rice paddy fields and lush vegetation. From the temple...More

Thank Reza S
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The temple is small but the scenery around is great. Mountain, rice planing, farming life, javanese people and culture etc...

Thank uler k
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Well worth the effort. A small insignificant temple, but the walk to get there (even in the rain as we did) made the journey well worth it. Amazing views and insights into local life including working in the rice paddies and pigeon racing.

Thank MarkMcG1956
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I booked a short trip from my hotel in Borobudur and I am very glad I did. Wasnt expecting to much and sure enough the temple was not spectacular. However the surroundings and the trip there were simply amazing. Ended up being one of those...More

Thank Fogchina
Reviewed 30 July 2016

As has been said before the temple itself is not the reason for the journey..it's the setting and people you meet on your travel experience.We were lucky to witness pigeon races! The village you pass through is very authentic and we only met one other...More

Thank Geordie2666
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