Visit 20 Unique Places that You Can Only Find in Yogyakarta
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
Down The Road of Flower Bouquet and Souvenir Paradise in The Heart of Jogja
Coming from the Sanskrit language which means bouquet of flowers, Malioboro becomes flower that its charm is able to attract tourists. Not only full of stories and memories, Malioboro also becomes souvenir paradise in the heart of Jogja.
- 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.
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.
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.
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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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
- 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.