41 Useful Tips for Travelling in Yogyakarta

These are collections of helpful and inspiring tips & articles about Yogyakarta, written by YogYES' experienced travel writer. It is very worthy for being travel guide for those who want a real experience tour in Yogyakarta / Jogja.

  • Tourism Map of Yogyakarta
    1001 Points of Interest in Jogja / Yogyakarta

    Explore Yogyakarta / Jogja with interactive map, including: street map, tour destination, hotel, restaurant and cafe, handicraft shop, tour operator, and other service.

  • 10 Exciting Things to Do in Jogja
    Pumping Up New Spirit with Fun Activities

    Jogja offers a whole lot of exciting things to pump up your adrenaline, from cave tubing to rock climbing. The possible risks are worth the sensation they offer.

  • 10 Facilities At Tugu Train Station To Help You Kill Time
    Number 10 is the First Ever in Indonesia

    For train enthusiasts, Tugu Train Station reminds them of countless timeless stories. Its platform, structural details, and construction history can always be told as an amazing story.

  • 8 Interesting Museums Worth A Visit In Jogja
    Making Your Backpacking Experience Even More Special

    Find different sensation and experience in backpacking by exploring museums with many stories and histories in Jogja.

  • 10 Best Sunsets in Jogja
    Best Places to Watch The Last Sunset

    Jogja offers a whole lot of places to watch the sunset, from a dashing sunset at Glagah Beach to a romantic one at Parangtritis.

  • 10 Reasons to Fall in Love with Jogja
    Special Things that Get You Crazy in Love with Her

    She is Jogja, a romantic, charming place; she is the soul of Java Island. Her personality is attractive and impressive, mesmerizing to many. It is no wonder that falling in love with her is just irresistible.

  • 10 Things I Miss Most about Jogja
    She is too Special to Forget

    Be cautious my friend, for Jogja is just like a lover who silently sows the seed of yearning in your heart. Her simplicity teaches us to be a more mature human being, her hospitality comforts us, and her romanticism will always be remembered.

  • 5 Reasons to Visit Jogja during Ramadan
    Low Season before Eid Al-Fitr

    There are numerous reasons to spend holidays in Jogja, but visiting the city during high season would probably get your time wasted on the road (and for queuing). What about visiting in Ramadan?

  • 7 Beauties of Jogja in The Wet Season
    Come Today Before The Beauty Goes Away

    Not only giving Jogja a more romantic ambience, wet season also brings forth 7 exotic elegances.

  • Jogja's 7 Unique And Traditional Things That You Can See, Try, And Enjoy

    Try and enjoy unique and traditional things that you can find in Jogja, starting from fancy cow carts to people living side by side with thousands of wild Blekok birds.

  • 10 Beaches in Jogja
    From Parangtritis to the Exotic Jogan Beach

    The Southern part of Jogja is like the edge of the world's terrace. The 70km coastal line is decorated by fences created by tens of enchanting beaches. Here are the 10 most famous beaches in Jogja, each with their distinctive charming features-from the ro

  • How to Spell Yogyakarta
    Yogyakarta, Jogja, Jogjakarta or Yogya?

    Different people call Yogyakarta by different names such as Jogja, Jogjakarta, Yogya or even Djokdja. All those names make Yogyakarta sounds like a city with 1001 names.

  • Look Around for the 5 Unique Travels in Jogja
    More Uniqueness, More Attractiveness

    Besides having many popular tourism objects, Jogja also has unique tourism destinations you surely do not want to miss. Visit them one by one and try to feel the unique sensation that drives your backpacking more exciting.

  • 4 Ramadhan Culinary Markets in Jogja
    Waiting to Break The Fast at Ramadan Feast

    While waiting for the call of evening prayer, Jogjanese locals used to spend time attending Ramadan's afternoon feast. The feast is held only once in a year during the Ramadan month, offering various delicious snacks for breaking the fast.

  • Paris van Djokdja
    Bandung, Paris and Pakistan in Yogyakarta

    Some areas in Yogyakarta turn to have the same name as other areas such as Bandung and Kuningan in West Java. Typical humor of Djokdja can also be found in some names of certain areas in Yogyakarta, such as Pakistan and Paris.

  • Valentine in Yogyakarta
    Sweet Chocolate to be Your Romantic Valentine

    Yogyakarta has many cafes that make this town has other privilege. Here, YogYES will offer some places to have sweet chocolate to be your romantic Valentine.

  • 10 Budget Travel Tips in Jogja
    Fun Guaranteed, Budget Protected

    As a popular paradise of tourism in Indonesia, Jogja seems to never run out of visitors, either domestic or international tourists. Jogja is indeed known as a budget-friendly destination. Still, you need to consider these 10 tips to keep your budget prote

  • Toponym of Yogyakarta
    Tracing The History of Kampongs Naming

    Many historical kampongs in Yogyakarta are unique due to their naming. The naming could be based on the profession of its inhabitants or the ethnic of the dominating dwellers. You can wander about them while enjoying their enchantment.

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