On this BEACHES TOUR + SOLO, SUKUH & TAWANGMANGU TREKKING TOUR + CITY & BOROBUDUR TOUR 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS you will experienced Indonesian hospitalityby visiting : Baron, Kukup, Krakal and Parangtritis Beach, Mangkunegaran Palace, Triwindu Market, Sukuh Temple, Tawangmangu Waerfall , Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing, Borobudur, Pawon & Mendut Temple
Duration : 3 days / 2 nights
Required participant : minimum 2 (two) persons
for different number of participant(s) please see our different offer at Jogja Central Java Tour Package section
a. Transfer and tours as per the itinerary.
b. Meals as indicated in the itinerary
c. 2 nights stay in accommodation (twin/double/triple share) at specified Hotels/guesthouse/home stay
d. Entrance and Donation fees
e. Mineral water
f. Friendly English speaking tour guide (other language are on request)
Price not inclusive of
a. Airfare, Travel insurance
b. Any personal expenses, such as: laundry services, phone call, tipping, soft and alcohol drink
Travel Itinerary :
Day 1. BEACHES TOUR [8 HOURS]
Morning at 0800 we leave from Yogyakarta to discover the beaches around the region. First stop will be made at Baron beach which is one of the most famous beaches in the southeastern area of Yogyakarta. It is located on the village of Kemandang about 20 km away from Wonosari. From here we continue to visit Kukup Beach. And then to Krakal Beach which lies about 6 kilometers from Kukup beach. Among all the beaches that stretch along Java beaches, Krakal with its white sandy beach surrounded with mountainous rocky hills is the most beautiful one.
Finally our trip completed by visiting the famous and mythtical beach of Parangtritis. This beach is believed to be the manifestation of the unity among Merapi Mountain, Yogyakarta Kingdom, and Parangtritis Beach. The legend tells that Panembahan Senopati and Sunan Kalijaga once met in this place after completing their meditation. Panembahan Senopati was reminded of being a humble ruler despite his supernatural powers.
The primary attraction of this beach is its natural view. The enchantment of the coastal scenery can be seen from different angles to give you different experiences. When you are standing at the seashore, you will see the wide ocean with the high waves and steeply mountainside on the east side.
Upon completion we drive back to city center for overnight.
Morning drive from Yogyakarta to its twin city Solo (Surakarta). Here we will visit Mangkunegaran Palace and Triwindu art market.
After Solo city tour we will drive to about thirty five kilometers east of Solo, on the slope of mount Lawu there lays Sukuh temple. The temple which is known as an erotic shrine of which structure and shape are like no other temple in Java. Explore the temple, then experience another challenge for a hiking trip. Blend of the 14th century’s antiquity and fascinating natural surrounding. The two hours hike lasts at Tawangmangu, a local playground with panoramic, refreshing mountain atmosphere and the waterfall.
Visit : Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing, Borobudur, Pawon & Mendut Temple
Morning at 0800 you’ll be picked up by our tour guide and then we start our City Tour visiting: Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing.
Sultan Palace : was built in 1756 and located in the heart of Yogyakarta. This place has function as king residence, cultural and tourism object. The place lies alongside from the north to he south with total wide 1,5 kilometers.
Water Castle : was built in 1761 by King Mangkubumi and relief was combination among; Europe, China, Hindhu, Budha and Islam. The place has function as pleasure garden since Sultan HB I-III and the are three swimming pools are: For king, his wife and his children.
Ngasem Bird Market : is located only 400 meters west of Sultan Palace and believed as the oldest bird market in Indonesia was found in 19 century. Market displays is not only many kind of bird but also among pets like: Rabbit, dog, cat, bat, snake etc.
Upon completion of the tour we drive to Borobudur village for exploring the magnificent Borobudur Temple.
Eventhough there is no written record of who built Borobudur or of its intended purpose. The construction time has been estimated by comparison between carved reliefs on the temple’s hidden foot and the inscriptions commonly used in royal charters during the eight and ninth centuries. Borobudur was likely founded around 800 AD. This corresponds to the period between 760–830 AD, the peak of the Sailendra dynasty in central Java, when it was under the influence of the Srivijayan Empire. The construction has been estimated to have taken 75 years and been completed during the reign of Samaratungga in 825.
Upon completion of the tour we will return back to Yogyakarta city center or drop you at airport/train station for your onward/return journey. End of services.