Yogyakarta (affectionately known as ‘Jogja’) although world renowned as the base to explore the celebrated and world renowned magnificent archaeological site of Borobudur, the city has a lot to offer in its own right. Unique with having a sitting Sultan that presides over it, the city has a remarkable history, art and tradition, it is truly the cultural heart of the country.
Highlights of the tour
- Visit Prambanan, a complex of Hindu temples with wall carvings that relate the story of the Ramayana epic.
- Explore the iconic Borobudur Temple he planet’s largest Buddhist monument and a UNESCO World Heritage Site that dates back to the 9th century.
- Discover more about the fascinating Kraton , while touring this traditional Javanese palace architecture that is the seat of the actual reigning Sultan of Yogyakarta and his family
- Enjoy a cycle through Kota Gede, the hub of the city's silver industry where we watch skilled artisans at work.