Start and end in Yogyakarta! With the In-depth Cultural Tour from Best Yogyakarta Tours, you have a 3-day tour package taking you through Yogyakarta, Indonesia, and Borobudurrta, Indonesia, and Borobudur. Best Yogyakarta Tours 3 Days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport, and more.
Our tour guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel at your leisure.
Day 2: Today’s itinerary takes you on a cultural journey through Javanese customs and natural beauty.
- Borobudur Tour: Start your day with a visit to Borobudur, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most important Buddhist temples in the world. It’s an iconic symbol of Java and a magnificent example of Indonesian architecture. Explore its intricate reliefs and learn about its history.
- Candirejo Village: After Borobudur, you’ll head to Candirejo Village, where you can immerse yourself in the traditional Javanese way of life.
- Local Activities: Participate in daily activities with the villagers. Learn how to make cassava chips, try your hand at playing the gamelan (a traditional Javanese musical instrument), and take a leisurely stroll through their vegetable garden.
- Horse Carriage Ride: You have the option to explore the village in a charming horse carriage.
- Lunch: Enjoy a delicious local lunch.
- Kaliadem and Mount Merapi: Your day concludes with a visit to Kaliadem, where you can witness the majesty of Mount Merapi, an active volcano. Explore the natural beauty of the area and capture stunning views.
Today, you’ll continue your exploration of Yogyakarta’s rich culture and history.
- Sultan Palace: Begin your day with a visit to the Sultan Palace, the official residence of the King and his family. Explore the palace grounds and learn about the royal history of the region.
- Pedicab Ride to Taman Sari Water Castle: After leaving the palace, a pedicab (cycle rickshaw) will take you to Taman Sari Water Castle, a historical site that once served as the king’s dwelling place and included swimming baths for the princess and concubines.
- Pasar Burung and Lunch: Continue your journey to Pasar Burung, which is a bird market. Explore the market and have lunch in the vicinity.
- Kotagede Mataram: Visit Kotagede Mataram, the former capital of the Old Kingdom, known for its rich history. It is also a center for silver craftsmanship in Yogyakarta.
- Prambanan Temple: Your day concludes with a visit to Prambanan Temple, a stunning Hindu temple complex. Explore the intricate architecture and learn about the cultural significance of this site.
- Transfer to the Airport: After the temple visit, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure.
These two days provide a well-rounded experience of Yogyakarta’s cultural heritage, from ancient temples to traditional village life and the history of the royal palace. Enjoy your journey in this beautiful region of Indonesia.
- 2 Night accommodation at a 3-star hotel
- English-speaking tour guide
- 2x breakfast
- 2 x lunch
- All entrance tickets
- Hourse carriage
- Jeep merapi
- Mineral water
- Parking fees
- Private vehicle
- Personal expenses