Grounding Spiritual Journey

Claiming inspirational views of Borobudur, the ancient Buddhist sanctuary at the heart of the volcano-encircled Kedu Plain, Amanjiwo is imbued with a spiritual peace that makes it an unrivalled setting for a mindful journey. Aiming to ground the spirit to bring clarity and purpose while renergising body and mind, this minimum three-night journey incorporates temple visits, spa treatments, guided meditation and a series of personalised ancient Javanese rituals ranging from Tolak Balak to Ruwatan. The experience will culminate on the beautiful banks of the Progo River with a picnic breakfast during which to reflect on the retreat's learnings.

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Daily programme

Ground your spirit to bring clarity and renergise body and mind. This minimum three-night journey incorporates temple visits, spa treatments, guided meditation and a series of personalised Javanese rituals in Amanjiwo's inspirational setting. Overlooking Borobudur, the ancient Buddhist sanctuary, the resort is imbued with a spiritual peace that makes it an unrivalled setting for a mindful journey.

 


 

Sample itinerary

Day 1

Welcome and orientation

90-minute Aman Signature Grounding Massage

Day 2

Borobudur Intellectual Tour, the Unesco-protected Buddhist sanctuary at the heart of the Kedu Plain that inspired Amanjiwo's gracious, terraced design and spiritual ambience

Guided Javanese meditation inspired by padmasana, the seated lotus position

60-minute personalised spa treatment

Day 3

Personal tour of the 9th-century Prambanan Temple, the largest temple complex dedicated to Shiva in Indonesia

Tolak Balak Javanese cleansing ritual, often performed to signify a new start, at Gubuk Semedi

60-minute personalised spa treatment

Day 4

Traditional Ruwatan ceremony to clear negative energy and dispel bad luck on the banks of the Progo River, followed by a picnic breakfast

 

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

  • This offer is valid for new bookings only, is 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
  • Bookings must be on a sell and report basis
  • Cancellations and payments as per hotel standard terms

Inclusions

  • 3-nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Daily traditional tea and market snacks
  • 90-minute Aman Signature Grounding Ritual for two
  • Two 60-minute spa treatments for two
  • Sunrise Borobudur experience
  • Guided Javanese meditation session
  • Guided Prambanan Temple visit
  • Tolak Balak cleansing ritual
  • Ruwatan ceremony on the banks of the Progo River followed by picnic breakfast
  • Healthy in-room snacks

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Continue your Grounding journey at home

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Active ingredients include argan stem cells and hyaluronic acid. The former penetrates the skin’s dermis to help protect and revitalise, improving elasticity and reducing the appearance of fine lines. The latter hydrates and plump, leaving skin softer and smoother.