Thursday, June 3, 2010

BOROBUDUR SEROUNDING: Hidden Interested Sites, Accomodation By Locals And Extra Services

Borobudur and Merapi are two most interesting and popular destination for worldwide visitors visiting Central Java. Offer different aspect of interest: Borobudur offers you cultural aspect, while Merapi offers you volcanic nature phenomenon. Other hidden aspect of interest is SUNRISE over those two popular destinations.



TUK SETUMBUNG: NEW DESTINATION NEAR BY BOROBUDUR

To see fantastic sunrise with background of views of Merapi in the distance, TUK SETUMBUNG is one of alternative view of points which is infrequent visited by travelers since it unknown by most travelers.This view point located near by Borobudur, just about 1/2 hour drive from Borodudur.Upon arrival at parking spot, it take just 15 minutes walk to reach the point of view TUK SETUMBU for fantastic view of Merapi sunrise in the distance.


TUK SETUMBU is accessible from Borobudur. Easy and cheaper way to reach the area is by organizing visit from your accommodation around Borobudur. Depart early morning and reach the view point at 05:30 and have little big a glass of warm tea up there, while waiting for fantastic sunrise will be your unforgettable experience of seeing sunrise on right moment and right point.

ACCOMMODATION AND EXTRA VISIT AROUND BOROBUDUR




To stay near by Borobudur, there are many accommodations, one of them is local accommodation managed by the locals on foot of Suroloyo hill should be considered.Name of accommodation: Pesanggarahan (villa) Majaksingi aprox 3 km from temple Borobudur.There are 6 rooms available completed with warm water, and Borobudur Temple is outlooking from the accommodation of Majaksingi.Pick up service can be arranged on your request.





To go around such as visit Borobudur temple,Borobudur village tour by Andong or cycling,or if you'r interested in meditation activity or hiking up top of Suroloyo hill the local managing Majaksingi can help you for organizing your visits. If you want to discover more, hidden temple Selo Grio located on foot of volcano Sumbing should be considered.This temple is accessible by car or motorbike 1 hour drive / ride, and the visit can be organized from Majaksingi. Further info or booking can be done by direct contact to Pesanggarahan Majaksingin Management,contact: Email: chanafi.andrean@yahoo.com, Phone:+628170411739

PHOTO NOTE:
Photo by: Chanafi,Sahit,Toto and Adick

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