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Magelang

3.8
Ruins · Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites

Popular things to do in Magelang

World heritage site
Borobudur Temple Borobudur
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Landmark
Punthuk Setumbu
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Religious Site
Selogriyo Temple Borobudur
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Architectural Building
Kauman Great Mosque
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
Surrounded by mountains and rich in cultural heriatage, Magelang offers plenty of vacation ideas. First built in 907 CE, and with a current population of just over 100,000, the small city boasts an atmosphere that combines a long history and modern, laid-back, urban bustle. The fertile plains surrounding Magalang have made it an agricultural hub over the years, while its nearby mountains, waterfalls, and other natural attractions offer plenty for the active tourist. An abundance of temples in the area, including the world's largest Buddhist temple, top the list of places to visit in Magelang. To personalize your trip to Magelang, create itinerary details specific to you using our Indonesia sightseeing planner.

Side trips from Magelang

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World heritage site
Prambanan Temples Prambanan
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Volcano
Puncak Merapi Yogyakarta Region
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
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History Museum
Ullen Sentalu Museum Yogyakarta Region
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Shopping
Malioboro Road Yogyakarta Region
2.8
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Magelang

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Specialty Museum
Museum OHD
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Mountain
Mount Andong
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
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Lookout
Sukmojoyo Hill Borobudur
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Nature / Park
Reptile Rescue Borobudur Borobudur
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Magelang

Church
Chicken Church Borobudur
3.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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World heritage site
Candi Pawon
3.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
Historic Site
Umbul Temple
1.1
Duration: 1h 30 min

Museums in Magelang

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Specialty Museum
Diponegoro Museum
4.1
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Museum Borobudur
3.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Samudraraksa Ship Museum
3.3
Duration: 2h 30 min

Nature in Magelang

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Mountain
Suroloyo Peak
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Mountain
Merapi Mountain Viewing Post
3.2
Duration: 2h 30 min

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