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Address: Jl. Balaputradewa | TICC Building, Borobudur, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 817-9416-567
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a perfect trip to Bororbudur and Prambanan

Just this week I did the tour with Wiety's driver and guide - and it was absolutely perfect. I did the sunrise tour for Borobudur, went back to Yogya hotel and in the afternoon... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Zurich, Switzerland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Just this week I did the tour with Wiety's driver and guide - and it was absolutely perfect. I did the sunrise tour for Borobudur, went back to Yogya hotel and in the afternoon went to Prambanan. My driver Budi (hopefully spelled correct) was in time, spoke good English - and so kind! Always caring if everything was alright. At... More 

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Crete, Nebraska
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113 reviews 113 reviews
70 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I spent a day visiting Borobudur and Prambanan with Wiedy, who delivered me to local guides at each stop. The guides were very experienced in handling tourists (getting the best photos), but also provided detailed explanations of each temple complex in English while still maintaining a distinctly local feel. I've used guides all over the world, and my experience with... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
6 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I arranged a tour of Central Java with the owner Wiedy Antara well in advance and this went well. It was a private 6 day tour starting with an airport pickup in Surabaya then driving to Malang, then Blitar, onto Yogyakarta, Dieng Plateau, Borobudur and visiting the main highlights of these places. Our disappointment was that our driver guide did... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I always have reservations when faced with a choice of travelling with a tour operator. Sometimes you get the short end of the stick. However Pak Wiedy, Mr, Budy and the excellent guides they've arranged made this trip memorable. Prior to the trip there were numerous itinerary changes due to some friends dropping out of the trip. Pak Wiedy was... More 

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Westport, Connecticut
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

fabulous tour. Driver picked us up from hotel at 3:30 am. 45 minute drive to site. Met local guide, Fathah, there. He lives in local village and truly believes in Buddhist philosophy. He provided a great overview of the temple compound and communicated stories about carvings with wonderful k owl edge & creativity. Although there was significant cloudiness, we did... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We visited Yogyakarta during December, so it was quite rainy and tourist attractions were busy due to the school holidays. However, we still had a great time visiting Borobodur and Prambanan, and we would highly recommend booking a tour with Wiedy at Borobodur Tours and Travel. Although it was a wet morning and the cloud spoilt the picturesque view of... More 

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Palmer, Alaska
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Jl Balaputradewa no 72 Cawangsari Borobudur Magelang Wanting to visit Dieng Plateau after visiting Candi Borobudur we somehow ended up at this small agency located on the main drag as one approaches the ruins from Yogya. Our guide, Saiful, quoted us IRP700k for a full day of village hopping and drive up to Dieng. While I thought I could have... More 

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Brentwood, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This was one of the best tours we took on our recent visit to Southeast Asia. Our tour guide was great. We learned so much about the Borobudur Temple and the culture of the area. Our guide and driver made sure that we went everywhere we wanted. Everything went smoothly making it a memorable day!

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

excellent tour operator with good guide and prepared to do the extra miles if required for a short side trip. Wiedy also arranged to have kueh lapis( indo.layer cake) picked up fresh and delivered at the airport.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

If you take the time to visit Borobudur, it would be a big miss if you do not get up at 5 am to see the sunrise. We stayed at the hotel Manohara, which allowed me to make multiple visits to Borobudur. The temple looks very different depending on the light at various times of the day, meaning hundreds more... More 

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