06 May 2020 - 07 May 2020
Vesak / Waisak day is celebrated by Buddhist around the world, and in different manners all over the world. In Indonesia, the core of festival will be held in Borobudur Temple, an ancient holy spot that was built in the 9th century A.D. This religious festival is held on the evening of the full moon on May.
Every year at the full moon in May (This year held on 6th May 2020 Night), Buddhists in Indonesia celebrate Vesak at the Borobudur Temple. Vesak is celebrated as the day of birth, death and the moment when Siddhartha Gautama obtain the highest wisdom to become the Buddha Shakyamuni. All three of these events is called Vesak Trisuci. Vesak ceremony centered on three Buddhist temples by walking from the Mendut, Pawon and ending at Borobudur.
You will be escorted with the local guide in Borobudur area to follow a series of the ceremonial events. The Vesak Festival at Borobudur Temple is an amazing religious festival that is worth taking a look and photograph.
6th - 7th May 2020
Reservation minimum 2 weeks in advance
- Private A/C Transportation
- Pass entry for the vesak ritual
- Release the lantern
- Refreshment mineral water.
- Local guide at Borobudur
- Simple dinner box (1 times)
- Free transport Yogyakarta city tour / drop airport on the next day (7th May 2019)
- Hotel accomodation
- Lunch and additional meals
- Personal expenses
- Travel Insurance
- Additional tour option
at noon - Meeting point / Pick up at the airport, transfer to Hotel
16.30 pm - Go to Borobudur temple
18.00 pm - Preparation and procession in Borobudur temple (Waisak ritual)
22.00 pm - 24.00 pm - procession and then lantern release
01.00 pm - back to hotel
Free transport Yogyakarta city tour (Prambanan, Sultan palace, etc ...) - back to hotel / transfer to airport JOG.