Yogyakarta City, Java Island Indonesia – Yogyakarta Tourism

Yogyakarta City, Java Island Indonesia – Yogyakarta Tourism

Yogyakarta City, Java Island Indonesia Education Culture City – Yogyakarta Tourism

Yogyakarta City is a culture and capital city of Yogyakarta province located in the central of Java Island – Indonesia. The local people call this city as Jogja or Jogjakarta that as a center of education, classic Javanese fine and cultures such as Batik, ballet, drama, poetry and puppet show. This city has been a capital city of Indonesia during the Indonesian National Revolution 1945 – 1949. Moreover, it is one of the famous cities in Indonesia as a tourist destination with plenty of tourists comes to visit the city in particular for those who want to see the Javanese cultures. Meanwhile, there are several popular land tours in Yogyakarta that you may select one of them to see more detail about this city. Because, there are several tourist attractions and places of interest are existing and nearby to the city.


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Yogyakarta City has long story with it existence since ever. Firstly, the era of Mataram Kingdom in 8 – 10th centuries with the popular king was Sanjaya King. During this era, Mataram, for about three centuries its heartland in Kewu Plain (southern slope of Mount Merapi) became the center of a refined and sophisticated Javanese Hindu-Buddhist culture. We can see the historical heritages such as Borobudur, Pawon, Mendut and Prambanan Temple as well as other small temples throughout the city. Furthermore, we continue with Majapahit Empire era 1293 – 1527, one of the biggest kingdoms in Asia. And then, the Mataram Sultanate era 1575 – 1620 with Kotagede as a capital city is next story. Afterward, we continue with Gianti Treaty era 1745 – 1945 where the colonialism has undermined it. Lastly, the Indonesian independence 1945 era until present is showing that this city has a part of story this country story.

Yogyakarta Tourism

The city has experienced of tourism development rapidly even though keep maintain and preserve it won cultures. There are many hotels, restaurants, lodge, souvenir shops as well as other tourist attractions are easily found throughout the city. Traditional transportation like Trishaw and carriage horse are still exists where you may try to complete your experience in this city. Places of interest are just nearby with beautiful sites as well as heritage objects. Yogyakarta Tours are the popular activities for tourists who want to visit this city with several options such as: One Day Yogyakarta Tour, Borobudur Sunrise Tour and 2 Days and one night Yogyakarta Tour.

Other Places of Interest or Tourist Destinations Nearby

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  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Bank as well as ATV
  • Government Offices
  • Shopping Center
  • Transportation
  • Telephone Services
  • Hot-spots
  • Airport
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Traditional performances
  • Tourist destinations
  • Drink as well as local food stalls
  • Post office
  • Police Station
  • Military station
  • Gasoline Station

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