Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Yogyakarta, Indonesia (credit)

Ranked #3 in Indonesia tourismYogyakarta city, situated in the province of Central Java, Indonesia is a very popular tourism destination because of its traditional Javanese art and culture like drama, music, poetry etc.

Yogyakarta Attractions

Yogyakarta city is easily accessible from Giwangan and Tugu stations. It is a wonderful cultural center of the region and numerous superb sites are situated there. The most popular sites in the city are Borobudur and Prambanan temples, built in the 8th and 9th century. Both of them have been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Other significant spots to visit include Imogiri graveyard of the royal families, Kota Gede where the tomb of Mataram’s first king is situated, Tugu monument and many others. Numerous museums, art galleries, shopping malls, restaurants and hotels make this city so attractive to tourists and it is truly a place worth visiting during an Indonesian trip.

Yogyakarta Photos

Borobudur Temple

Borobudur Temple (credit)

Prambanan Temple

Prambanan Temple (credit)

Kota Gede

Kota Gede (credit)

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