We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Prambanan Temples

Jl. Raya Temulawak, Prambanan 55514, Indonesia
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Javanese for a Day: Private tour of Plaosan Villages and Sunset at Prambanan...
More Info
and up
Private Half-Day Prambanan Tour by Bike
More Info
and up
Private Tour: Borobudur and Prambanan Temple from Yogyakarta
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
These ancient masterpieces of Hindu architecture are adorned with bas-reliefs depicting the famous Ramayana story.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prambanan temple” (261 reviews)
“ramayana ballet” (128 reviews)
“main temple” (112 reviews)
Jl. Raya Temulawak, Prambanan 55514, Indonesia
Write a Review
Reviews (5,374)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 2,920 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Interesting architecture, much of the buildings have been restored and reassembled due to earthquakes. Still a nice place to walk around see 9th century architecture. Extremely busy on weekends, with tons of school kids.

Thank MadeByVR
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good temples but a little copy of Angor wat temples. Very good At the Sun set. Nice market close to the temples

Thank fabio r
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful temples against a sunset backdrop. If you're up for it, try climbing among all the rumbles of the rock. I'm not sure if it's allowed but many people seemed to be doing that when I was there. Overall, the environment was great and lots...More

Thank xinglert
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was at the temple close to evening time. The best direction to take photos of yourself with the temples will be from the back. While walking out towards the exit, you can take a nice overview of all the temples.

Thank Trumpboyer86
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple itself is stunning and huge. There were plenty domestic come over the island but they are really nice people. Make sure bring your camera!

Thank eliseera_j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice temples. Takes about 1 to 2 hours to visit...too expensive. We want by bus 3000 rp and easy. We visited in the afternoon to go to the ballet.

Thank iguanawolf6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the temples last month and was really impressed. Just handfull of them are restored and you can only imagine how the complex would have been back when it was functional. Again tonnes of guide book info out there so I will only mention couple...More

Thank Girish D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very old temple again this is also cannot be called as temple rather ruins. Stone carvings are beautiful. Its good to read about this place and then visit it.

Thank Angel_Traveler444
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thousand years before here people was Hinduism and Buddhist they build up nice temple old culture of Ramayana, still can see most of Hindu and Buddhist temple in Indonesia sumatra java bali etc. must visit

Thank dsphuket
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A large complex requires at least a half day to maximise enjoyment of your visit So much has been restored since the 2006 earthquake in such a sympathetic way not to remove any of the original impact

Thank Sarah B
Nearby Restaurants
Kali Opak
101 reviews
.39 miles away
Ganesha Ek Sanskriti Yogyakarta
105 reviews
4.69 miles away
Bakpia Pathok 25
55 reviews
4.51 miles away
Soto Bathok Mbah Katro
48 reviews
3.09 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Ramayana Ballet at Prambanan
643 reviews
.20 miles away
Woman and Woman spa
70 reviews
4.46 miles away
Sewu Temple
646 reviews
.57 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
10 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CzarEmmanuel | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets for the show alone in site, but it would be better if you avail of the show + dinner package, which you would have to book in advance. There are many travel agencies arranging this. Be sure to check the... More
13 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from jtsl9 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommended to hire a driver for the day. But many tourist rented scooter to move around as it is much cheaper. Just be careful as traffic is rather busy and the roads are quite narrow
25 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Zuki D | Reviewed this property |
Possibly,provided you get there by 4.30. 2 Hrs is really enough.All the best.