Getting bored of your usual things to do in Jogja list? Getting tired of visiting popular tourist destination in Jogja? If these things ever crossed in your mind, you would like to try culinary tourism in Jogja. Going south from Jogja, you would likely meet nature tourist destinations such as Gunung Kidul and Imogiri, but going north you will reach Kaliurang, a favorite place for culinary tour accompanied by a view of Merapi mountain.
One of the culinary places you can try is D’padukan Pie and Resto. The name of D’Padukan derives from the name of its location. It is located in Padukan village, Kaliurang. D’padukan Pie and Resto offers the visitors with Indonesian traditional foods. To provide a better service, D’padukan Pie and Resto also offers popular foreign foods such as steak and Singapore Laksa. The popularity of this place has made several artists to visit this place. Rio Haryanto, ex-Vice President of Indonesia, Boediono, and even Peabo Bryson have visited D’Padukan Pie and Resto. As the name says, Pie is a special souvenir of this place. The visitors can buy the various pie as gifts, or just eat it in the place. The price of foods and drinks in D’Padukan Pie and Resto starts from 10,000 IDR.
Located in Kaliurang, D’Padukan Pie and Resto also offers you a nice view of Merapi mountain while enjoying your beverages. You can enjoy the view of Merapi in the rooftop. Having a good beverage while enjoying the nice scenery of nature is a good idea after all. In addition, the decoration of the D’Padukan Pie and Resto uses a vintage theme. The vintage decoration makes this place to be more nature-like place. Because of the vintage decoration, the place not only gives the natural atmosphere for the visitors but also gives the visitors an amazing photo spot to be uploaded on social media. D’Padukan Pie and Resto opens from 10 AM to 9 PM every day except Monday.
Jogja is not the only place for cultural tourist destination but also for culinary tourism. Talking about culinary tourism, Kaliurang is the most favourite place if you are going to have your meal and enjoying the beautiful scenery of nature at the same time. D’Padukan Pie and Resto is the place which offers you delicious food with cheap price, a nice view of Mount Merapi, and vintage theme of the place which can make you enjoy yourself more. So, have you updated your things to do in Jogja list?