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Candi Mendut (Temple), Mendut

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Religious Site
Experience the spiritual atmosphere of a millennium-old structure at Candi Mendut (Temple), the oldest of the Buddhist temples in the area. View the 3 m (10 ft) tall Buddha statue, dating from the 9th century and made of smooth stone. Check out the intricate stone carvings and reliefs, and take in the tranquil surroundings and the incense aroma in the air. Snap a picture by the massive banyan tree next to the temple, or just savor the peaceful environment. Put Candi Mendut (Temple) into our Mendut trip generator to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Mendut.
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  • The courtyard besides Candi Mendut near all souvenirs stores is often missed by tourists. As this temple is near my resort Amata Borobudur (5mins walk), we chanced upon it the second time we visited.  more »
  • From Borobudur was about 10 minutes away by car. Outside is a style of Hindu temple in large Buddhist statues. I think so because it is a bit dark (light hard into) subsea power and convenient.
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  • This temple is nearby from Borobudur and it has lesser crowd. Came early in morning and I was impressed to see the temple. The temple has 3 big Buddhas and that caught me by surprise. As the space is ...  more »
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  • Ancient budhist temple, nice garden surround, great banyon tree
  • Come in the morning and enjoy the good view with fresh air....
  • Small Temple in Borobudur complek
  • Nice temple to visit
  • Joss