This fantastic Java Land extension offers a great opportunity to explore the city of Yogyakarta, known for its cultural heritage and traditional arts.
Yogyakarta is an hours flight from Jakarta, and is well connected to other major cities in Indonesia.
After arriving in Yogya as it’s known, check into a spectacular hotel and relax. From here you will visit Malioboro Street then Sultan’s Palace, also known as Kraton. Built between 1756 – 1790, is a fine example of traditional Javanese sultanate architecture and a fascinating opportunity to learn more about this aspect of Javanese heritage and culture. Continue to the adjacent Taman Sari, water palace and garden. This addition to the royal complex was built over 200 years ago by the first Sultan with bathing pools for his harem.
Enoy sightseeing around Kota Gede, known as the Silver Village due to the
concentration of artisans. Here, you watch the making of Batik and silver handy-crafts. Also visit the stunning Prambanan temple, a 9th-century Hindu temple compound, home to a collection of sharp, jagged temples and shrines dedicated to the Hindu trinity.
After some relaxation time at the beautiful hotel in Borobudur, spend time exploring the massive Buddhist Temple of Borobudur and discover the incredible history behind its construction. Comprised of thousands of volcanic and river stone blocks, the temple was assembled entirely by human labor and took more than 75 years to complete. It is now a UNESCO heritage site.
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