Explore Borobudur with Google Street View

September 30, 2015 / Articles

Now you can explore Borobudur from Google Street View. The Temple will be explorable with 360 degree panorama through the internet. Borobudur is chosen for the historic value, architectural wonder, and a tourist destination. 11 other temples also available in Google Street View such as Barong, Mendut, Prambanan, Ratu Boko, and Sewu.

Seorang operator membawa kamera Street View Trekker berbentuk tas ransel berjalan menyusuri candi Borobudur saat dilaksanakan perekaman gambar oleh Google Maps di komplek Taman Wisata Candi Borobudur (TWCB) Magelang, Jateng, Minggu (27/9). Pada peluncuran street view Candi Borobudur yang kini bisa diakses melalui Google Maps tersebut juga diluncurkan Google Cultural Institute untuk Indonesia.
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In the making of the Street View on Borobudur, Google cooperate with the Ministry of Education and Culture, and PT Taman Wisata Candi Borobudur, Prambanan, and Ratu Boko. Google also launch Google Cultural Institute for Indonesia. The Cultural Institute will help people learn and look Borobudur up close from the internet. There are more than 200 artifacts from Indonesia that can be learned with Google Cultural Institute.

 

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