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Commonly referred to as Jogja or Yogya, this city in the Indonesian island of Java is home to the world’s largest Buddhist temple, interesting fine arts, cultural heritage, and more. Join a sunrise tour to Borobudur and Prambanan, two famous must-visit temples in Yogyakarta. Capture pictures of the iconic sight of sunlight flooding through the hole on the roof in Jomblang Cave. Watch the spectacular dance and theater performance of an ancient Hindu love story, the Ramayana Ballet, where over 200 dancers and actors perform on an outdoor stage set against the stunning backdrop of the Prambanan Temple.

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First Timer's Guide To Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Commonly referred to as Jogja or Yogya, this city in the Indonesian island of Java is home to the world’s largest Buddhist temple, fine arts, cultural heritage and more. Besides that, the beautiful city of Yogyakarta also has plenty of stunning landscapes and wonders of nature for those who are seeking adventures. Find out more about the things to do and eat while you’re in Jogja!

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Sunrise Temple Tours

Behold the splendid Yogyakarta sunrise and enjoy a full day tour of its most significant temples and sightseeing destinations

Must-Visit in Your Lifetime

Whether or not it's your first visit to Yogyakarta, you have to make sure to mark off these local destinations from your travel checklist!

The Wonders of Yogyakarta

Discover the splendor of this stunning city in Indonesia, also known as Jogja, as you explore its streets

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About Yogyakarta

Commonly referred to as Jogja or Yogya, this city in the Indonesian island of Java is home to the world’s largest Buddhist temple, interesting fine arts, cultural heritage, and more. Join a sunrise tour to Borobudur and Prambanan, two famous must-visit temples in Yogyakarta.


Capture pictures of the iconic sight of sunlight flooding through the hole on the roof in Jomblang Cave. Watch the spectacular dance and theater performance of an ancient Hindu love story, the Ramayana Ballet, where over 200 dancers and actors perform on an outdoor stage set against the stunning backdrop of the Prambanan Temple.

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  • Time Zone
    GMT +07:00

  • Currency
    Indonesian Rupiah

    1USD = 14,235.04IDR

  • Best Time To Visit
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