Yogyakarta is a unique city located in Java Island, Indonesia. With the complete name Special Region
of Yogyakarta, the city is definitely special because you can find a lot of unique places. In the city, there is
an area called Malioboro and here are some of the places you can visit tourist places in Yogyakarta.
Visit Taman Sari Water Castle
The Taman Sari Garden is one of the Yogyakarta places to visit and it is a recommended city tour
destination. The garden itself is one of the ancient gardens since the Jogja Palace era and it still looks
beautiful until today. This garden is located at the Taman Sari Tour Complex, Taman Patehan, Kraton,
Yogyakarta. Being a popular destination for tourist, the vintage and calming atmosphere greatly
emanates once you get to the garden.
Visit Tugu Jogja
Your visit to Yogyakarta won’t be complete if you haven’t visited the iconic Tugu Jogja or Monument of
Jogja. This monument has become a tourist destination for a long time and when you get there, you will find
a lot of tourists taking photos around. To get a better atmosphere for your photo, it is recommended that
you visit this place around 5 PM or at night.
Visit Jogja Kembali Monument
The Jogja Kembali Monument is located at Northern Ring Road Street, Ngaglik, Sleman, Yogyakarta. If
you are staying around Malioboro, then you will need 21 minutes to reach this destination. The monument
itself is a tourist area for historical education, so you will get a lot of information and new stuff about
the history of Indonesian warrior in the colonial era. You will be able to take photos and see a lot of historical objects displayed inside the monument.
Visit Sindu Kusuma Edupark
4.6 KM away to the North of Malioboro, you can find the Sindu Kusuma Edupark. This is a theme park and is quite remarkable since it has a massive 48 meters-height Ferris Wheel. Covering an area of 1.2 hectares, you will find this place most attractive at night. You will see thousands of unique lamp designs that can be used as a photo spot.
Visit Gembira Loka Zoo
If you are bringing children with you to Yogyakarta, then the Gembira Loka Zoo should be on your tourist
places in Yogyakarta list. From Malioboro, you just need around 15 minutes to reach the destination. With
the ticket price of 35000 Rupiahs (2.49 USD), you can enter the zoo and see various animals. The animals here have good condition and healthy.