Yogyakarta Tour (3 Days/2 Nights)
Day 1: Our fully-air conditioned car picks you up at Adisucipto International Airport of Yogyakarta (JOG) or Adi Sumarmo Solo (SOC). Meet and greet in the meeting point while waiting other tourists merging into the tour package (if available). The car directly transfers you to Prambanan temple on the way to your hotel. Built in the 10th century, this largest Hindu temple was dedicated to the Trimurti, the expression of God as the Creator, the Preserver and the Destroyer. Arriving to the hotel, visitor takes a break and spends leisure time in the hotel as well to stay overnight. Hotels available are M Gallery, Jogjakarta Plaza, Melia Purosani, Novotel, Puri Artha, Duta Garden, Jogja Dusun village inn, Hyatt, etc.
Day 2: The tour starts after having breakfast at the hotel. On day 2, visitors are invited to experience Yogyakarta city tour and visit temples in Yogyakarta. First destination of the palace of Yogyakarta which is known as the Keraton is open at 08.30 AM to 12.30 PM. This ancient palace reflecting the Javanese cosmos requires you to explore the palace on foot. Next destination is located less than 1 Km west of the Keraton, i.e. Taman Sari or known as Taman Sari Water Castle. It was built by Sultan Hamengkubuwono I as a rest house and pleasure park for the Royal Family.By taking another walk; visitor arrives at the bird market, locally named as Pasar Ngasem. It is a market where several kinds of cute birds and pets are sold as well traditional products and household earthenware.
Taking a short rest after exploring the Palace and Taman Sari, visitors are transferred to Kota Gede (Great City), the home of the silversmiths which is located around 10 Km southeast of Yogyakarta. Traditional silver workshops are found through the Kemasan Street. Kota Gede also has traditional batik home industry that shall not be missed. One hour driving from Kota Gede, the magnificent Borobudur temple will be the next destination. As you climb the top of the temple, spend some more time to rest and marvel at beautiful mountain landscape and feel the gently blowing wind up there. Located between two other Buddhist temples, Pawon temple requires 1.75 Km to the northeast driving, while Mendut temple adds another 1.15 Km driving to the northeast from Pawon temple. Day 2 tour ends in the afternoon when the car transfers you back to your hotel.
Day 3: After having breakfast in the hotel, the car directly transfers you to airport or railway train station. You have free activities to do while waiting the transfer time to the airport for your next destination.