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Address: | Prambanan, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 812-3466-9555
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Private Tour of Prambanan Temple from Yogyakarta
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Private Tour: Borobudur and Prambanan Temple from Yogyakarta

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Nice place to visit

I actually thought this temple took much longer to build than the Borboudor, due to its intricate detail. What made it more interesting was all the temples that were in ruins... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I actually thought this temple took much longer to build than the Borboudor, due to its intricate detail. What made it more interesting was all the temples that were in ruins. Simply piles of rubble on perhaps 20-30 of the temples. They are slowly renovating them. It would have been nice if the price of the ticket included bicycles or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's a bit more off the beaten track and much less crowed. You'll have to walk almost 1km to the north of Prambanan in order to reach Sewu. The word for a Hindu or Buddhist temple in Indonesia is "candi." And Candi Sewu is the second largest Buddhist temple complex in Indonesia; Borobudur is the largest.

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Chennai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a shuttle to go here, nothing fancy here just the structure itself. Beautiful Architecture, definitely a paradise for Photographers

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good but not during rains as mud all over place... thick mud all over not nice to walk in. Train is free but not cart transfer from info centre

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Placed in Prambanan facilities, you don't need to pay extra to visit it. Just wait for the mini train leading you there after leaving Prambanan temple. Follow the signs or ask anybody. Do not miss it. It is definetely my favourite part of Prambanan visit.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located within the Prambanan Temple Complex, this temple is located the furthest from the entrance. The second largest temple in Jogjakarta after Borobudur, it was built during the 8th century. Severely damaged during the earthquake of 2006, it is in the process of being restored. We were the only visitors there so we took lots of photos and spent some... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after walking and checking out prabanam, you can take a train that brings you for a quick visit to candi sewu. much of temple surroundings is still in ruins. the entrance of the east side makes a nice picture with the 2 figures guarding the entrance.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sewu temple at Prambanan is not so known as its rival.But its also good .Especially it willbe famous after finishing of restoration

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Entrance fee is 304,000 rupiahs per person. We got a brochure from the Information Office (available in different languages) before visiting the temples. We took lots of pictures, climbed stairs to see what are inside these temples, and simply enjoyed the surrounding areas. Note: My German friend was periodically stopped during our visit by Indonesians requesting her to be in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was nice to visit the temple however I noticed there was a lot of conservation work going on around the site without any security measures taken in consideration. Being only white people visiting the temple that day we become a tourist attraction and everybody wanted to take pictures with us. Everyone was polite and welcoming

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