Tour Highlights:

  • Visit temples: Borobudur, Prambanan, Pawon, and Mendut
  • Visit city's historical landmarks: Sultan Palace and Taman Sari Water Castle
  • Experience a relaxing Becak ride (traditional three-wheeled cart) through historical street
  • Heritage trail at Kota Gede - the former kingdom district

 


Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival - Prambanan - Plaosan by Andong

Arrival in Yogyakarta. The tour will start at the Prambanan, the largest Hindu Temple in Indonesia and listed as one of UNESCO’s World Heritages. An Andong (traditional horse carriage) will bring you to the next stop: the Plaosan temple, a Buddhist temple complex.

Day 2: Kotagede walking-tour - Sultan Palace - Tamansari Water Castle - Borobudur - Pawon - Mendut

The tour will start at Kotagede, during this walking tour you can see the remains of the old palace, cemetery and mosque. The next stop is the Sultan’s Palace of Kraton. After you have seen this beautiful heritage building a Becak (a traditional bike-taxi) will bring you to the Tamansari Water Castle, which is behind the palace and served as the bathing garden of the Sultan. The tour will continue at the Borobudur, world’s biggest Buddhist temple with 9 platforms that in total consist of 72 Buddha statues. The last stop is at the Pawon and the Mendut temple, which are two Buddhist temples build near the Borobudur.

Day 3: Check out & Transfer to the airport