Borobudur Temple

Borobudur is a Buddhist stupa and temple complex in , dating from the 8th century, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is one of world's truly great ancient monuments, the single largest Buddhist structure anywhere on earth, and few who visit fail to be taken by both the scale of place, and the remarkable attention to detail that went into the construction.

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Pawon is a Buddhist temple in , . is situated 1½ km east of Borobudur Temple. Photo: Michiel1972, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gereja Ayam is a "prayer house" often referred to as a church in the area of on the island of , , . is situated 2½ km west of Borobudur Temple.

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Mendut is a ninth-century Buddhist temple, located in Mendut village, Mungkid sub-district, Regency, , . is situated 3 km east of Borobudur Temple. Photo: Michiel1972, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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