Visit 20 Unique Places that You Can Only Find in Yogyakarta

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

  • Malioboro
    The True Heart of Jogja's Downtown

    Malioboro is the true heart of Jogja's downtown. As such, it's no wonder that the neighborhood now offers numerous affordable lodgings despite the fact that the city has indeed had increased number of star hotels.

  • Alun-alun Kidul
    The Flickering Palace's Backyard At Night

    At night, the Southern City Square located behind the King's Palace-is always full of people looking for affordable amusement. The flickering lamps of odong-odong driven around the square adds to the merry.

  • Tugu Jogja
    The Most Popular Landmark in Yogyakarta

    Tugu Jogja or the Jogja Monument becomes the landmark that is closely linked to Yogyakarta. There is a tradition to hug and kiss this monument after finishing the study in a university.

  • Tebing Breksi
    From Limestone Mine to the Best Place to Unwind

    Losing its function as a limestone mining site, the Tebing Breksi in Sambirejo, Prambanan now finds itself visited by crowds of all age groups. Who would have thought that a place that used to be unattractive can be turned into a tourist attraction so att

  • Taman Sari
    A Water Castle which is Full of Beauty and Secret

    The sound of splash water, the beauty of its ancient architecture, and its wonderful view make Taman Sari becomes very enchanting. Its alleys and buildings make Taman Sari has many secrets to reveal.

  • Taman Pintar Science Park
    From The Whispering Parabolic Dishes to The Singing Wall

    Have you ever imagined that there's a parabola that can whisper? Or a wall that can sing? Well, you can find them in the Taman Pintar Science Park, Yogyakarta.

    (0274) 583 713

  • Gembira Loka Zoo
    Discover the Komodo Dragon in Yogyakarta

    Gembira Loka is an exactly place to be visited with family. Not only we can try a variety of rides games and watch the behavior of various animals, we can also find a giant lizard, the Komodo Dragon.

    (0274) 373 861

  • Sosrowijayan
    A Tourist Kampong in The City Center of Yogyakarta

    Sosrowijayan is the second famous tourist kampong after Prawirotaman. Located in the center of Yogyakarta city, this kampong offers lodgings and hotels at affordable prices and other interesting facilities from old hotel building to batik course.

  • Taman Pelangi
    Enjoying Rainbow in The Night

    Here, you can see rainbows, even in the night. Lampions in various shapes and colors will enchant your eyes. Numerous amusements are also available for you to try.

  • Yogyakarta De Arca Statue Museum
    Meet Dahlan Iskan and Einstein in Jogja

    No need to worry if you want to take photographs with Jackie Chan, Michael Jackson, or famous heroes or presidents; just come to De Arca Statue Museum in Yogyakarta. There are heroes of all times as well as well-known figures, all residing in this place.

    (0274) 380 809

  • Yogyakarta Animal and Ornament Plant Market (PASTY)
    Mini Zoo Accommodating Tradition

    PASTY is a paradise for animal and ornament plant lovers in Jogja. It is a mini zoo with all sorts of animals for sale. PASTY also accommodates a tradition growing among Javanese men: having birds as pets to comply with one of the chivalry criterias.

    (0274) 413 474

  • Prawirotaman
    A World-known Kampong of Batik and Lodging

    Prawirotaman kampong has many lodgings at affordable prices; most of them are managed by descendents of one clan. This predicated 'international kampong' was once an independence struggler post and a famous batik business area.

  • Sosrokusuman
    from Small Hotels to Wayang Kancil

    Sosrokusuman is not only provider of economy-priced lodgings. The kampong connecting Malioboro Street to Mataram Street has other enchantment such as wayang kancil, mural painting and center of gifts.

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