Yogyakarta (Jogja) backpacker's guide

Borobudur a Masterpiece (Mahakarya Borobudur): Hair Style & Fashion (September 30th 2017)

WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT THIS EVENT?

FULFILL CURIOSITY
You will found how the fashion & hair style on 8th century.
A lifestyle in Mataram kingdom era.

AWESOME FESTIVAL
The event showing the rich culture in Borobudur civilization.
The beads, fashion & hair style showing a social class of person.

AWESOME ATMOSPHERE
You gonna see awesome background of stage, yes Borobudur Temple with strong light, rich in elements of the process and appreciation

RARE EVENT
This event never exist before.
A must see event.

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*) This relief show the queen, princess and servant looks like. You can compare the dress, hair style and the jewelry.

WHEN?

HELD ON:
September 30th, 2017

WHAT TIME TO VISIT?

BOROBUDUR TEMPLE:
7.00 P.M

WHERE IS IT?

LOCATION:
The Aksobhaya area of Borobudur Temple.

Village (Desa): Borobudur
Sub-district (Kecamatan): Borobudur
Regency (Kabupaten): Magelang
Province (Provinsi): Central Java (Jawa Tengah)

DISTANCE:
About 41 km or 40 minutes to north from downtown Yogyakarta.

MAP:

HOW TO GET TO THE BOROBUDUR TEMPLE?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
There is a cheap public transport to get there. Trans Jogja Bus. Ticket only IDR 4,000. First, you must go to halte bus/bus stop of Trans Jogja. Then, you must reach to Jombor Bus Station halte/shelter (halte Jombor), and then change bus to Borobudur and pay about IDR 30,000. From Borobudur bus station you can take a walk to the temple.  Ask to the operator if you still confused. Operator will glad to give information. :-)

From Adi Sutjipto Airport :
please take Route 3A – Stop in Condongcatur Shelter,
then please take Route 2A – Stop in Jombor Bus Station
From Tugu Railway Station :
please take Route 3A (at Malioboro Shelter) – Stop in Ngabean Shelter,
then please take Route 2B – Stop in Jombor Bus Station
From Giwangan Bus Station :
please take Route 3B – Stop in Ngabean Shelter,
then please take Route 2B – Stop in Jombor Bus Station

From Jombor Bus Station :
please take a bus direct to Borobudur

*) Trans Jogja operates from 5:30 am until 9:30 pm.

**) There is no bus direct to Borobudur after 6.00 pm. You can rent a scooter or a car or maybe join the tours.

*) You can see the difference of the dress and the hair style that show the social class.

WHAT IS THE AGENDA?

ART DANCER PERFORMANCE by Uni Yutta Dance Company
SPEECH OF TWC MANAGER
SPEECH OF ANNE AVANTIE
HAIR STYLE & FASHION SHOW

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*) This hair style common in the past time. It show in the Borobudur relief (carved stones) in 2nd level of Borobudur temple that show the civilization of Borobudur era on 8th century. Very interesting!!!

HOW MUCH IS THE ENTRANCE FEE?

ENTRY FEE:
PLATINUM: IDR 750K
GOLD: IDR 500K
FESTIVAL: IDR 250K

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DRESS CODE?

MAN:
Batik
WOMAN:
Kebaya

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*) You can see how the soldiers looks like. The heritage weapons still used and exist until now.

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*) It’s common that women without dress in their upside body. Before 1960’s you will found it was also common in Bali. But, today only foreigner tourist who naked in Bali…..hahaha. 🙂

where i can buy the ticket?

Website: http://loketics.com/event/mahakarya-borobudur

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