Borobudur Temple is a magnificent ancient largest Buddhist temple located in Central Java, built at 9th century about 130 km ln the south of Semarang port. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most popular tourist attractions in Indonesia.
The name of Borobudur is compound by Boro = monastery and Buddur = on the hill, consists of 3 levels, 2 rectangular levels, the first level is the temple basement, and the second level where you can see the story of Buddha depicted on the temple walls and then the third level is a circular level where there are 72 large stupas with 1 largest stupa as the main stupa. that you can’t find the same in other place in the world.
Yogya Tours as local tour operator offers Borobudur One Day Tour from Semarang port, a day shore excursion to Borobudur Temple from Semarang Cruise port, to visit the UNESCO monument, well known as the world class tourist destinations in Central Java, for all cruise ships passengers sailing across Indonesian’s Archipelagos
Why should passengers take this tour
- A private tour, private transport no need to wait the others
- Flexible tour itineraries, timing and duration
- Shore Excursion to Borobudur the biggest ancient Buddhist temple in the world
- Highly recommended tour when your are in Indonesia
07.00 to 08.00– (timing depend to the ships schedule) Your ship dock at Semarang Port, it may later depend on your ships scheduled time, our team will pick up in front of the exit gate with your name in hand and depart directly from Semarang to Borobudur temple
11.00– Arrive at Borobudur, get the entrance ticket, then walk through the beautiful gardens, walking up to reach the courtyard around Borobudur Temple, we can see the statues in niches with different hand positions from 4 different angles, we can see on the open basement a piece of relief from the Mahakaramawibangga story (stories that contain the teachings of cause-and-effect stories), and take pictures with the whole temple background
Then climbing to the the second level up, where we can watch the stories of Buddha life depicting on the galleries of the temple. and then to third level the higher level we can watch 72 stupas that arranged in circular model with 1 the big one as mother stupa in central
13.00– then going down back to entrances gate before leaving the temple to local restaurant
14.00– going back to Semarang passing through the same route, making photo stop to take picture if the time permit.
16.00– Arrive back at Semarang Port End of service
- Transport with van AC (van driver toll and parking fee)
- Entrances Tickets to Borobudur
- English Speaking tour guide on site
- Mineral water
- Lunch (but we will help to get it if you need)
- All personal expenses
- Gratuity for driver and tour guide
How much Shore Excursion to Borobudur temple from Semarang port cost ?
We accept payment by cash payment upon arrival at Semarang Port also by online payment by using PayPal (+5%), or by wise.com, but we not accept payment by credit card.
How to book
- Please send your inquiry with details: date, ship name, total person participants
- We will send your official invoice and instruction to payment
- Tour will ready after you proceed payment
This bellow are recommended shore Excursions for cruise passenger’s dock at Semarang port, Surabaya Port, or Probolinggo Port