Yogyakarta is a tourist charm, people knows this city as tour destination just like Bali, its popularity escalating as the Borobudur the iconic temple became one of World Wonders. It is undeniable that Yogyakarta has a thousands tourism potential, the culture itself closely with Yogyakarta as well as temple buildings the heritage of the ancestors, we can see it in full in this city, no wonder many songs composed in memory of the beauty of this city. Here Yogyakarta, we will present it to you.
Day 1, Arrival – Borobudur Temple
Upon your arrival at Adisucipto Yogyakarta Internasional airport our tour guide will pick up you, and after brief introduction we will take you to the hotel in the city center of Yogyakarta, after break for a while we will start our first day tour.
First, we will visit Borobudur temple, remarkable construction built on the past Java Kingdom period that have much historical values. Borobudur is protected world heritage site and has a reputation as one of world seven wonders, its existence still well preserved until this day.
Ride Andong to explore many traditional village around Borobudur
After we admired the grandeur and beauty of Borobudur temple, we will drive a “Andong” – a traditional carriage drawn by horses, used as a means of public transportation in the traditional villages – to explore the traditional villages around Borobudur while enjoying views towards Borobudur from a distance, then we will visit Klipoh village where the inhabitants producing pottery, kitchen utensils traditionally used by the locals.
Andong-ride at villa Borobudur
Before sunset we will leave Borobudur area and back to the hotel for a break and rest.
Day 2, Kali Adem – Ullen Sentalu Museum – Prambanan Temple
After having breakfast, we will pick up you from hotel and we will start the tour on second day to visit many interesting attraction below:
Kali Adem – Mt. Merapi close up view.
From hotel we will drive to Kali Adem, a higher land, from here we can enjoy close up view toward the amazing Mt. Merapi, this volcano last erupted on October 26th 2010.
Ullen Sentalu Museum
From Kali Adem we will drive back to Kali Urang to visit Ullen Sentalu museum, an artistic museum that shows traditional culture of Java and tells by details about women and their life among tradition, this museum also shows “Batik Collection” of Java from old period to this day.
Museum ULLEN SENTALU [lowrest]
Prambanan and Sewu temple
After we finish discovering Ullen Sentalu museum, we will drive to Sleman to visit Prambanan temple, a biggest Hindu temples complex in Indonesia built on 9th century, there are many temple here included Sewu temple. Here we can admire Archipelagos culture by details.
Prambanan Temple Compounds (UNESCO/NHK)
After a long exploring throughout the day, we will back to hotel in city center and then break and rest.
Yogyakarta Night Tour at Malioboro
On 7 pm we will pick up you from hotel and we will take around Malioboro area, it is a crowded area of Yogyakarta, especially in the night, here we can visit shops who sells many accessories and other handy craft product, and off course we can find traditional street food here.
Before late night we will back to hotel for rest because tomorrow we will continue the tour with medium grade level.
Day 3, Explore Gunung Kidul
After having breakfast, we will take you from hotel and we will drive to Gunung Kidul district at southern coast of Yogyakarta.
Pindul Cave Tubing
Our first destination is Pindul cave, here we will explore the cave and get wet, during cave tubing we will be treated by beautiful interior architecture of the cave, we will finish this activities on midday then we will have lunch and break.
Cave Tubing Goa Pindul, Yogyakarta
On Afternoon we will visit Kukup beach a clear beach with blue water and good waves, we will have enough time to enjoy this beach until sunset in this beach.
Next we will have dinner at Dapur Sambal restaurant, when we satisfied we will back to hotel, break and overnight.
Day 4, City Tour Yogyakarta
After having breakfast, we will take you from hotel in the morning, next we will take around the city in our last day tour.
Keraton Taman Sari
Taman Sari is a garden palace of Yogyakarta kingdom this complex well preserved until this day, here we can discover about Javanese kingdom history until modern period.
After exploring the Taman Sari, we will have lunch at Raminten restaurant, a popular restaurant in Yogyakarta to try and enjoy many typical cuisine of Java.
Batik Center and Souvenir – Shopping
After lunch we will visit Batik Center and Souvenir and typical cake of Yogyakarta. This time for shopping!
Transfer to Airport
After we finish all shopping activities we will transfer you to airport and tour program end. See you in the next tour program.