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Jl. Borobudur Ngadiharjo Km 3 | Karangrejo village, Magelang 56553, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Prepare your physical condition for dawn trekking. Since there are many steps so it will be easier to reach the top. Unfortunately during December and January, the fog is heavier than summer period so it's difficult to see the Borobudur from above. But your hard...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank xave151
Reviewed 1 week ago

Punthuk Setumbu is an alternative to Borobudur Temple. The entrance fee is 30K IDR. I was there to see sunset and the view was spectacular. I would recommend those who are interested to visit here to visit Gereja Ayam (Chicken House) in the afternoon before...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JustTravel96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loads of platforms for taking selfies or group shots. Marketed for sun rise but great anytime of day. Bring a good camera though. A short walk through the jungle from the chicken church, but as each are 30k pp for foreigners, the limited addition views...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Phil_the_flamingo
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

We can't see borobudur because of fog, light rain. We recomend come here at June, July, Agust when Summer come.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shintapspt
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Tall mountain with specially created viewing platform. Very popular location, don't come for the serenity, stay for the views. Affords excellent views of distant Borobudur temple, and sunrise through the valley. Quite steep in parts, with well made concrete steps, and ramps. Many small shops...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DGNichols
Reviewed October 15, 2018

To reach the top, you need to walk for about 30 minutes. The road is bit uphill and lots of stairs. You can feel the fresh air and peace while walking. The entrance fee is 15K for local and 30K for tourist. When we reach...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank malachybrown
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scene with a nice air. To get the best view you should arrive before sunrise. There are so many traditional homestay around that place known as Balkondes, its cheap.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hervi a
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Must visit place. Thanks to my friend that I can visit this place in my business trip. Perfect time to see sunrise and bring your camera to capture fascinating sunrise and you can see Borobudur temple while sun shine breaking the fog that cover the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank metaMT
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I often come to this place when traveling to Jogjakarta, besides enjoying Borobudur Temple. From this spot, you can enjoy Borobudur differently. The right time to come to this place’s at down so you’ll see Borobudur which is seemed like floating in the thin mist....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Albion R
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The place is worth your visiting. We reached here ard 4am, waiting for the sunrise until ard 6am++. Really amazing view here and the weather was fresh and people here are nice and friendly. If you love nature, Punthuk Setumbu is your choice!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EstherT1073
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