Captivating Vesak

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The vibrant festival commemorating Buddha's birth

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.

•    Daily breakfast for two 
•    Round trip airport transfers for two guest
•    Daily special activities and culinary events

3 June 2023

  • 5.00pm – Chanting and blessing by monks with robe offering in Amanjiwo's Gallery 
  • 7.30pm – Vesak Dinner (Vegetarian and Non Vegetarian) accompanied by traditional Javanese dancing

4 June 2023

  • 6.00am – Join local procession walking from Mendut to Borobudur 
  • 3.00-4.00pm – Afternoon Tea and Jamu, traditional herbal drink 
  • 4.00-5.00pm – Lecture on Buddha’s enlightenment and Nirvana 
  • 5.30pm – Lantern Releasing with locals (a donation is required per person)

5 June 2023

  • 6.30m – Morning Yoga
  • 7.30am – Breakfast at Gubuk Sawah, Amanjiwo's rural pavilion set amid rice paddies

This offer is available during the following period: 3 – 5 June 2023. 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).