125 Things to See & Do in Yogyakarta and Surrounding Areas

A unique combination of ancient temples, history, traditions, culture and natural forces make Yogyakarta a very worthwhile place to visit.

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Explore the Architectural Wonders of the Lost Civilization in Yogyakarta and Surrounding Areas

As a well-known archaeotourism destination, Yogyakarta is a paradise where you can explore ancient temples and discover the ruins of the lost, mysterious civilization.

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Discover Lovely Beaches Hidden in Yogyakarta

The Southern region of Yogyakarta lies adjacent with the Indian Ocean. Along its 110 km shore are dozens of beautiful beaches-most of which remain hidden.

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Places to Breathe Fresh Air in Yogyakarta

See Cave Tubing Gua Pindul, Jomblang Cave, and many others.

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Lay Your Eyes on the Cultural Heritage and Artworks of Yogyakarta's Maestros

Aside to widely known as the center of Javanese Culture, Yogyakarta is also named Candradimuka Crater of the artists residing in the city (in the realm of wayang (shadow puppet), it is said that Candradimuka is a crater that may make a warrior either stronger or die if the said warrior is thrown into the crater). See the Sultanís Palace, Affandi Museum, Ramayana Ballet, and the other four attractions.

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Retrace the Footprint of the Past

See Kotagede, Monumen Jogja Kembali (monjali), Sasana Wiratama, and others.

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Handicraft Shopping Spots in Jogja

One of the pleasures of travel, in addition to sightseeing and a bite to eat, must be shopping for souvenirs. These traditional markets are a paradise of handicrafts and batik in Yogyakarta. However, do not forget to bargain before buying.

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Visit Unique Places that You Can Only Find in Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta is a bonanza of unique and interesting places you wouldn't find anywhere else.

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