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Candirejo Village

Candirejo is a nice village that lies in Magelang, near Borobudur temple. The name of Candirejo was taken from Candi means temple and Rejo mean village. The omission of evidence, there was Brangkal temple in this village. The temple was built from andesite stone and there is also Yoni, sculpture, and a variety of other material relics of Hindu temple.
With the originality of rural customs and culture, Candirejo villager warm greeting at the entrance of the village. Cultural tradition is still awake of Nyardan or customary rites send prayers to the ancestors, carried out once a year in Ruwah to welcome Ramadhan fasting month. The hut style of homestay is available and relatively cheap prices may vary, invites tourists to enjoy a variety of traditional arts in Candirejo village. Every art has different characters, enjoys traditional style in the village community and it will give its nuances to the visitors.

Explore the countryside of Candirejo village to enjoy nature, visitor can walk or take a horse-drawn carriage to go around the village, farming and see local activity. The visitor will be presented with the unique local human societies, cultural traditions, arts, crafts folk, and traditional farming systems. When the visitors try fishing hobby join community "Nykantrang" or community local fishing, also a bath with a freshwater stream is still clear and it is not contaminated plant waste.