Exploring the architectural marvel that is Borobudur temple is a must, but venturing into Javanese culture would be incomplete without dipping your toes – or hands in this case – in its cuisine.
Borobudur is located in Magelang, which is just an hour away from Yogyakarta – the culture and culinary hub of Java. Characteristically sweet and rich in flavor, Javanese food is definitely the type that will win your heart over and keep you coming back for more. The charm of Yogyakarta has even made its way to the global map for foodies.
As food is best experienced straight from the kitchen, it’s the best time to start your culinary adventure around Borobudur and its surroundings as dining in restaurants is now possible. Here’s your short guide to the Best Eats of Borobudur and Yogyakarta for a whole day.