On this CITY & BOROBUDUR & PRAMBANAN TOUR+ JUNGLE TREKKING TOUR+ VILLAGE TOUR 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS you will experienced Indonesian hospitality by visiting :Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing, Borobudur, Pawon, Mendut & Prambanan Temple, lunyan Dam, Water Source, Plawangan hill, Small Waterfall, Kasongan [Pottery & Puppet], Imogiri [Old Batik & Keris], Kotagede [Silvershmith]
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
Day 1. CITY & BOROBUDUR & PRAMBANAN TOUR [11 HOURS]
Visit :Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing, Borobudur, Pawon, Mendut & Prambanan 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.
Afterwards our tour continue to Prambanan for exploring Prambanan Temple. Prambanan Temple Compounds is the largest Hindu temple complex in Indonesia and one of the largest Hindu temples in south-east Asia. It is characterised by its tall and pointed architecture, typical of Hindu temple architecture, and by the 47m high central building inside a large complex of individual temples. The temple complex dates from the 9th century, and is dedicated to Shiva.
Next to the main complex (called Loro Joggrang), the Buddhist Candi Sewu and the temples of Lumbumg, Burah and Asu also are part of the World Heritage Site.
Upon completion of the tour we will return back to Yogyakarta city center for overnight.
Day 2. JUNGLE TREKKING TOUR [6 HOURS]
Visit : Plunyan Dam, Water Source, Plawangan hill, Small Waterfall
In the morning at 0600 we drive you to Kaliurang resort around 25 kilometers north of Yogyakarta.
Here we trek up to Kalikuning and Plawangan hill via jungle where many kind of flora and fauna can be found. We will pass Plunyam Dam where movement of cold lava hampered by “Sabo” technique. Finally we will stop at the view point to see the beautiful Yogyakarta city from the hill.
Upon completion we drive back to Yogyakarta.
Day 3. VILLAGE TOUR [5 HOURS]
Visit : Kasongan [Pottery & Puppet], Imogiri [Old Batik & Keris], Kotagede [Silvershmith]
After breakfast at hotel, we will start village tour today by visiting: Old Town Kota Gede as the center of Silver Home Industry, Kasongan village for its potteries and puppets and to Karebet Village as the center of Mask Home Industry before drive to Imogiri village where we will find old Batik and Keris.
Upon completion of the tour, transfer to airport/train station for your onward/return journey. End of services