Captivating Vesak

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The vibrant festival commemorating Buddha's birth

22 - 24 May 2024

Experience Vesak, the most important Buddhist festival commemorating the birth, enlightenment and death of Buddha, at Amanjiwo. Resting in the foothills of the Menoreh Hills with inspirational views of Borobudur, Amanjiwo is perfectly placed to offer a culturally and spiritually enriching experience of this joyous festival with an immersive two-night stay.

  • Round trip transfers from Yogyakarta International Airport
  • Daily captivating Vesak activities
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
  • Daily traditional afternoon tea
  • Scheduled cultural lectures by anthropologist
  • Mini bar with curated snacks and soft beverages replenished daily
  • Scheduled shuttle around Borobudur area

22 May 2024

  • 3.00pm – Traditional Javanese afternoon tea at the Rotunda
  • 4.00 – Chanting and blessing by monks with robe offering at the Art Room
  • 6.00 – Lecture about Buddha's Enlightenment at the Library
  • 7.30pm – Vesak Dinner accompanied by traditional Javanese dance performance 23 May 2024
  • 3.00pm – Dharma Fire walking procession from Mendut Temple to Borobudur Temple
  • 9.00pm – Lantern release at Borobudur Temple

24 May 2024

  • 7.30am – Sound healing at the Art Room

  • This offer is valid for new bookings only, subject to availability and is not combinable with any other offer unless specified
  • Aman reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time with 48 hours' notice
  • Payment of 20% deposit at time of booking
  • Balance 21 days prior to arrival
  • Cancellations within 21 days prior to arrival/Early Departure/No Show (two nights + tax)