Timings : 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Time Required : 2-3 hours
A temple of the 10th century, The Prambanan Temple is the largest temple devoted to Lord Shiva in Indonesia. The temple houses numerous portrayals of the Ramayana with references to Shiva, Vishnu, and Brahma, the three great Hindu deities, along with three temples devoted to the animals that were believed to serve them.
Also known as 'Loro Jonggrang', The Prambanan Temple is situated at the boundary of the two territories of Yogyakarta and Central Java. The temple also shares a common compound with the Sewu Temple, Bubrah Temple and Lumbung Temple, that form a part of the Prambanan Archaeological Park. Composing of 240 temples, the Prambanan Temple, along with the temples mentioned above, were established during the reign of Sailendra dynasty in Java in the 8th century AD.