What to do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Many places people had traveled In Indonesia such as the capital city Jakarta, Bali and also there are number of places that have hardly been seen.
In this article, we will tell the number of things that has been most interesting such as to visit and things to do in Yogyakarta.
1. Get a Taste of Indonesian Food
Most people have much concern for the tasting of Traditional foods and therefore they miss the chance. So when you travel in Yogyakarta, there is famous traditional food that is called Gudeg, which is the most favorite dish in Yogyakarta.
2. Explore the ruins near mount Merapi
In 2010 when the volcano almost erupts, residents evacuate immediately and left the place, there you will see some interesting facts that how people bravely saved their life from the eruption of Volcano Merapi.
3. Visit the ancient monuments of Kraton
Kraton Yogyakarta is one the oldest place where there are the histories of the sultanate of Yogyakarta. Here you will be told about the history regarding everything by the local guide. There you will know about the cultures, rituals and other stories.
4. Visit different Café
Here you will find the different cafés in the corner of Jalan Prawirotaman road where you will be greeted with different types of eateries and beverages. The local owners will offer you lassi; coffee and many other things that you will love to have it.
5. Shopping in Jalan Malioboro
In Yogyakarta, you will find the number of shopping places in the corner of Jalan Malioboro and Pasar Beringharo. It is the famous area for most of the shoppers where you will find a lot of things such as clothing, artificial jewelry, foods and lots more.
6. Water Castle
This water castle is located in Taman Sari where you will find the range of pools around the castle. This is one of the castles that were a garden owned by the Sultanate of Yogyakarta. A local guide with you will tell the history of the Water Castle or if you want to know now, click here.
7. Visit to the Temple of Prambanan
This is one of the ancient Hindu Temple that has the large structure. It was built in the 9th century and it is one of the most attractive places for the travelers. This temple is said one of the largest temples in South Asia.
8. Visit to the temple of Sewu
It is near to the temple of Prambanan around 10 min walk. The area is huge and it is the ruins of the 9th century you will observe. It has been said that there are many secrets hidden and has most interesting things to learn in Temple of Sewu.
9. Temple of Sambisari
This is one of the most interesting sites regarding the history of Sambisari Temple, it was said by the archeologist that this temple was buried 5 meters underground and it took 20 years to dig it up and bring on the earth. Have a visit there and you will find more interesting history regarding that.