Yogyakarta Tours

The Dreadlock kids of Dieng and their Shaving Rites

The Dreadlock kids of Dieng and their Shaving Rites

The Dieng Plateau in Central Java Located about 2,000 meters (6,500 ft) above sea level, the Dieng Plateau in Central Java is not only blessed with breathtaking natural scenery and fascinating historical remains but it is also a land shrouded by myths and age old unique cultural traditions. While the …

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The Sonobudoyo Museum Yogyakarta

The Sonobudoyo Museum

The Sonobudoyo Museum With a collection of precious artifacts and relics which would impress any archeologist, the Sonobudoyo Museum is a treasure trove of ancient wonders. Home to objects including ceramics from the Neolithic age, statues and bronze articles from the 8th century, and wayangs (shadow puppets), the museum presents …

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Kalasan Temple The Oldest Buddhist Temple on Java

Kalasan Temple The Oldest Buddhist Temple on Java

Kalasan Temple The Oldest Buddhist Temple on Java – Located on the southern main road between the cities of Yogyakarta and Solo, approximately 2 Km from the Prambanan Temple compound, is Candi Kalasan, believed to be the oldest Buddhist temple in Central Java and Yogyakarta, even predating the colossal Borobudur …

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On The Edge Of A Volcano At Mount Merapi

On The Edge Of A Volcano At Mount Merapi

On The Edge Of A Volcano At Mount Merapi – Living in the shadows of an active volcano is like sitting on a time bomb, especially when one of them is called the Fire Mountain or Gunung Merapi, the volcano that dominates the center of the island of Java. Mt …

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The Majestic Beauty of the Ratu Boko Palace ruins

The Majestic Beauty of the Ratu Boko Palace ruins

The Majestic Beauty of the Ratu Boko Palace ruins – Standing majestically on a hillside plateau overlooking the magnificent Prambanan temples and the mystical Mount Merapi as its backdrop, the Ratu Boko Palace ruins are the remnants from the glorious 8th century golden age of ancient Javanese kingdoms. Located approximately …

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How To get to Borobudur Temple in Yogyakarta Indonesia

How To get to Borobudur Temple in Yogyakarta Indonesia

How To get to Borobudur Temple in Yogyakarta Indonesia   Such wonderful moments with Mas Adi as our guide. He is very helpful during our trip. We had a great trip thanks to his sense of humor, we were always laughing and having fun talking during the travelling hours. Mas Adi …

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The Kasunanan Surakarta Central Java

The Kasunanan Surakarta

Keraton Surakarta – also called the Kasunanan – was built in 1745 and is a must see for any visitor to Solo. As you enter the grounds you will be immediately transported to a place where tradition governs daily life. While most of the woodwork in the keraton of Yogya …

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Yogyakarta Tugu Station is One of The Major Stations

Yogyakarta Tugu Station

Presumably there was no train stops conveniently located Yogyakarta Tugu Station. How not, the main station in this warm town located right in the heart of the city and close to many interesting attractions. Get off the train at this station, you do not need to waste time to reach …

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Borobudur Sunset

borobudur sunset tour

Borobudur Sunset – This tour can provide a different experience for those with longer visit at the Temple. In the day, visitors can be made to appreciate the historic and cultural context of this enduring monument. In this tour you will be given more time while passing when the sun …

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Solo Surakarta Central Java

Solo Surakarta Tour

Solo Surakarta Central Java – Famous as a city that is fiercely proud of its Javanese traditions, the regal city of Solo or Surakarta is known throughout Indonesia as a strong upholder of Javanese culture. A visit here is a chance to connect with and take in the sights and …

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Parangtritis Beach Mysterious Myths and Spectacular Ocean

Parangtritis Beach Mysterious Myths and Spectacular Ocean

Parangtritis Beach Mysterious Myths Parangtritis Beach Mysterious Myths and Spectacular Ocean Views Escape from the city for a while and take the short drive from Yogya to the mystical Parangtritis beach where dramatic jagged cliffs meet a glistening volcanic black sand beach. Located around 28 km (17 miles) from Yogya …

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The Pawon Temple is also known as Bajranalan

The Pawon temple is also known as Bajranalan

The Pawon temple is also known as Bajranalan – As part of the sacred ritual ceremony of Vesak, Buddhist pilgrims making a journey on foot from Mendut Temple to the colossal Borobudur Temple will pass a small yet gallant temple: the Temple of Pawon. While in Javanese Pawon translates as …

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Mendut Temple Built During The Reign of King Indra

Mendut Temple Tour

Mendut Temple: Spiritual Portal to the imposing Borobudur temple – The small Buddhist Mendut Temple in Central Java forms an inseparable part of a pilgrim’s progress to the mighty Borobudur temple. Serving as an introductory portal before ascending the Borobudur temple, Mendut has an array of narrative reliefs and most …

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Central Java Indonesia

Central Java Indonesia

Central Java Province, as one of the Indonesia tourist destination areas, offers various kinds of tourist attractions whether natural, cultural, or man made features. Central Java Indonesia History has left its footprints across Central Java, an area rich in culture and tradition descending from a powerful Hindu and Buddhist past, …

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The deep Jomblang Vertical Cave

Jomblang Cave

The deep Jomblang Vertical Cave – Caving Adventure Yogya – Aside from rich and well preserved cultural heritages, the charming royal city of Yogyakarta is also surrounded by loads of natural splendors. From the majestic volcano of Mount Merapi to the shores of Parangtritis Beach on the mystical southern coast …

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