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Address: Borobudur, Magelang, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62-857-2594-3300
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Magical experience

Feels truly magical in the pavillion on the peak overlooking the surounding mountains. Could be the sacred energy that makes it a pilgrimage site. Could be the giddiness... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2016
Anditan2014
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Medan, Indonesia
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Medan, Indonesia
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

Feels truly magical in the pavillion on the peak overlooking the surounding mountains. Could be the sacred energy that makes it a pilgrimage site. Could be the giddiness after climbing the 290 steps. Or could simply be the crisp clean air. Go weekday early in the morning and have the whole peak to yourself! View depends on weather, can be... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

It took an hour plus to reach the place from Yogyakarta. It is high above, so the air is nice and fresh. Not many activities in the morning (I was there 5-7am to photo sunrise) nor food/drink to sell. The stairway to the top is quite steep not but not too long. The sunset view is better. From the peak... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

A month ago, I visited this place. you have to take about 3 hour to reach that place with car or motorcycle, or elf. because you can't use big bus to trough the road. (don't forget to bring your puke bag :D) for your info, you can't find any resort or hotel up there, only homestay. The one and only... More 

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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111 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Suroloyo is a place where you could see basically everything from above, such as mountains, magelang city, rice terraces, etc. The road to suroloyo isn't very steep but you must still be cautious. Anyway this attraction site has an entrance fee, but because i go there early in the morning, so the guard on the entrance hasn't come yet, so... More 

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Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Suroloyo is not that famous but definitely a highlight in the Borobudur area. Already the drive to Suroloyo is a dive into the local scenery: we saw pigeon racing, local fishermen competitions with an incredible number of participants. The highlights, of course, are the breathtaking rice terraces at and around Suroloyo Peak..... just have a look, breath and enjoy!

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