Best of Yogyakarta: 13 Most Important Sites


Overview: Explore the most popular and beautiful thirteen must-see places of Yogyakarta including; the stunning sunrise at Borobudur Temple, most scenic volcano of Mt. Merapi and the breath-taking landscape of Timang Beach.


  • Visit thirteen must-see places in Yogyakarta
  • Relax on this organized 4-day private tour packages
  • Witness a stunning sunrise over the largest Buddhist monument
  • Enjoy a unique experience in Yogyakarta with your knowledgeable guide
  • Relax with the surely-but-flexible tour schedule


Day 1: Yogyakarta Airport, Prambanan Temple and Parangtritis Beach

Start your tour by getting pick up either from the airport or the hotel. For picking up from the airport, your friendly guide will waiting for you and holding a sign with your name on it at the arrival gate. Head to Prambanan Temple, the largest Hindu temple complex in the country. Continue your first day activity by visiting Candi Ijo, known as a small-but-high located temple in Yogyakarta, where you can see the whole panorama of Yogyakarta city. Finish your day by exploring the infamous Sand Dune Parangkusumo, and enjoying sunset at Parangtritis beach afterwards. Relax and sit back, while your guide escort you to your accommodation.

Day 2: Borobudur Sunrise, Merapi Volcano and Bringharjo Market

Wake up early on the second day and travel to Borobudur Temple to witness a stunning sunrise views for a truly enlightening experience. After exploring the temple, enjoy your breakfast before make a stop at the rising spot nearby call “Chicken Church” where you can spend some time for pictures. Continue your second day trip by visiting Merapi Volcano. Explore the surrounding areas by a 4WD jeep will give you a unique experience. The jeep will stops at the some view points where give its best for taking pictures. Finish the day with a visit to Bringharjo market, the most well-known local market in the country. A truly unique experience by exploring a local market and learn about all the story behind local goods. Relax and sit back, while your guide escort you to your accommodation.

Day 3: Jurang Tembelan, Pinus Pengger and Timang Beach

Start your third day at 06:00AM in the morning. Journey to Jurang Tembelan and capture pictures of yourself standing at the tip of a bamboo ship platform overlooking the picturesque green valley and the clouds. Continue your journey to the renowned “Pinus Pengger” as a part of the Pine Forest spot. Get a breath of fresh air and the aroma of pine trees. Last but not least, complete your third day activity by visiting Timang Beach, where the infamous hand-drawn gondola and its breath-taking landscape become its iconic experience. Before returning to your hotel, enjoy a typical delicious food of fresh lobsters caught by local fishermen directly from Timang Beach.

Day 4: Tamansari Watercastle, Batik Experience and Airport Transfer

On this final day, visit the exquisite ancient royal baths at Taman Sari, which is a Water Castle that was built in the 18th century for multiple purposes including as the bathing and resting place of the royal family. Continue your activity by seeing the local people make “Batik”, a well-known traditional outfit. It is also worth as a souvenir for the memory of visiting Yogyakarta. Relax in comfort, while your guide organize your transfer to the airport. End of service