As one of the famous cities in Indonesia, Yogyakarta has a special place in the heart of many visitors. Whether it is domestic or international tourists, this city is knowns with uncountable attractiveness. There are many holiday destinations and other things to do in this particular city. To enlighten you of what to do in Yogya, consider this itinerary Yogyakarta city tour filled with the outmost 4 best things you should do.
There are many mountains around Yogyakarta to climb about. From the Merapi, Merbabu to Lawu, the most famous and dangerous one is Merapi. Spare your time to do an overnight hike. The trek is not an easy one, but you can watch the sunrise from the peak. Other than that you can also climb with a join tour. For a better experience, there is Merapi Lava Tour which is an off-road adventure on the slopes of the mountain. On the tour, you can visit the museum Gunung API Merapi.
Most of the itinerary Yogyakarta city tour package will include visiting temples. Even though Borobudur temple is not exactly in this particular city, but visiting this biggest temple is one of the reasons for visiting this city. Climbing up to the top of the Borobudur while watching a sunset is amazing. You can take a sunrise or sunset tour available. If it needed you can visit another famous temple such as the Prambanan temple which is the next big and famous temple in Java to visit.
A holiday won’t be completed without staying in a nice place. There are plenty of places to stay here. One of them is the Phoenix hotel. If you are coming after visiting other places, for example, Bali, you must include this hotel to your itinerary Yogyakarta city tour package Bali. Designed with the colonial-era building, you will have awed with the grand old time furniture. There is also Greenhost Boutique Hotel which hosts exhibitions, fashion shows, and many art scenes.
Another tourism highlight in Yogya is Goa Jomblang or Jomblang Cave. Located in Gunung Kidul, it takes around one hour to a 90-minute drive from the main city. In the itinerary Yogyakarta city tour, you can rent private cars to combine with visiting cave tubing, Srigetuk waterfall and many more. The main highlight of this cave is the sinkhole with a hidden forest. At the same time, the Grubug Cave has a hole on the roof which makes the beautiful natural spotlight.
Those are somethings to do in this one of the main destination city to visit in Indonesia. There are many other places and things to do you can find in this particular city. From the infamous temple, cave, mountain to goa or cave, there is no end of interesting destination in Yogyakarta. So whether you are going to directly visit the city or after a tour from a different location, make sure to consider this list to your itinerary trip.