Highlights of Yogyakarta

Delve into Java’s rich culture with an insightful visit to Yogyakarta. Wander the Sultan’s Palace and visit villages where traditions have stood the test of time.

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Day 1: Arrive Yogyakarta

Your guide and driver will meet you upon arrival and transfer you to your selected hotel in Yogyakarta. Following lunch, proceed to Prambanan Temple, the ancient Hindu temples built in the 9th century. This collection of sharp, jagged temples features three main inner shrines dedicated to the Hindu trinity: Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. UNESCO named Prambanan a Heritage Site in 1991. Your guide will explain the history and symbolism of the temples as you walk around. In the evning enjoy and early dinner before a traditional performance.

Day 2: Yogyakarta – Borobudur

Start with a visit to the Sultan’s Palace, also known as Kraton. Built between 1756 – 1790, is a fine example of traditional Javanese sultanate architecture. As you walk through the various rooms and chambers, you will learn more about this aspect of Javanese heritage and culture. You’ll also visit 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. Then, visit a home batik factory where you will attend a short demonstration of Wayang Kulit, the famous Javanese leather puppet. After your touring of Yogyakarta continue to Borobodur for overnight.

Day 3: Borobudur – Yogyakarta  

Rise early for sunrise at the UNESCO World Heritage listed temple. Explore the area before returning to Yogyakarta for your onward flight.

2019 Dates & PricesTwin ShareSolo Traveller
Departs daily from YogyakartaFrom $719.00Price on Application
Inclusions 
Meals: 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
Transport: Airport Transfers & private air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation:2 nights accommodation
Guide: Local English Speaking Guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

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