Borobudur Temple Temporarily Closes on Friday, June 17, 2022
The Borobudur Temple Tourism Park or called Taman Wisata Candi (TWC) in Magelang Regency, Central Java, will be temporarily closed on Friday (6/17) du
TRIBUNBATAM.id - The Borobudur Temple Tourism Park or called Taman Wisata Candi (TWC) in Magelang Regency, Central Java, will be temporarily closed on Friday (6/17/2022) due to the visit of the German President, Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
Please note, this temporary closure is also accompanied by a change in operating hours on Friday.
Temporary Deputy General Manager of the Borobudur and Manohara Units, Pujo Suwarno, said that Borobudur Temple would be closed to the general public at 07.00 WIB - 12.00 WIB.
After 12.00 WIB, the public is allowed to visit the historical tourist spot until 16.30 WIB.
"Borobudur will reopen to general tourists at 12.00 WIB," said Pujo, quoted from Kompas.com, Thursday (6/16/2022).
He explained that the temporary closure was carried out in honor of the German President.
The group is expected to consist of 35 people, but Pujo is still waiting for a list from the German Embassy.
In addition, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier also plans to go up to Borobudur Temple and will look around.
Wednesday (6/15/2022), the management has prepared special sandals or upanat to be worn by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his entourage.
(TRIBUNBATAM.id/LIA SISVITA DINATRI)