If you fasting, especially during Ramadhan, then this is the right time to visit Jogja. Instead of enjoying Merapi Jeep, there are other unique tourisms here that you can find here. if you visit in the moment of Yogyakarta Ramadhan Holiday, then you can find something more special than usual days here. There are some markets which only exist during Ramadan season only. You can taste so many unique and delicious Special Lebaran cuisine as well. these markets are very common among Yogyakarta residents. No wonder that these places were crowded by many people who want to buy a special dish for fasting break. Of course, you are also able to get around in some markets to make your day brighter and just waiting for Maghrib Adhan. Jogja Tourism Ramadhan is something that you have to try.
Kauman’s Market in Jogja
Kauman market can be found during the afternoon – the time going Maghrib. This market can be said as the pioneer of occurrence Ramadhan markets in Jogja. This market was located in Ahmad Dahlan Street, precisely in Kauman Village. You can find other sources about Dieng Culture Festival since this article only shows you with Ramadhan tourism only. This market has been around since the 1990s as the initiative of the residents here. Kauman was known as a religious community and the location close to the Great Mosque of Yogyakarta Palace or commonly called as Gede Kauman Mosque. No wonder that there are many people who visit here.
When Ramadhan comes, there were many people who deliberately waiting for break fasting in this Islamic Mataram Heritage Mosque. Nowadays, with the presence of this market, then the mosque worshipers can choose and buy their own variety of snacks for fasting break. You should land on another source when you wonder about Breksi Cliff Jeep or Bromo Jeep. Kauman Mosque also provides free beverages, however, the number of worshipers who come to get fasting break here is pretty high, then some of them do not get it. While waiting for fasting break then you can visit this market in Kauman.
As the pioneer of Ramadhan market, then this market will spoil you with the special menus or foods that you can’t find in daily life. Even some special foods only exist during Ramadhan season in Kauman. One of the most famous is Kicak. Instead of enjoying tourist attractions in Sleman, you should visit these special markets during Ramadhan. Kicak is original snack made from mashed sticky rice, grated coconut, sugar, jackfruit, vanilla, and pandanus. They wrapped in banana leaves or plastics.
Kampoeng Ramadhan Jogokariyan
Another special market in Ramadhan is Kampoeng Ramadhan Jogokariyan. If you want to try a holiday just like back on nature, then you can visit. the land in the Dieng cloud. This market was located in a small alley and this market was held along the Jogokariyan road. Kampoeng Ramadhan itself was organized by Jogokariyan Mosque Management since 2005. Jogokariyan Mosque is one of the most active mosques in Yogyakarta. There are so many events here which make this mosque is quite popular and often bring great ulama to give some lectures. Do not forget to buy Jogja’s unique souvenirs. In Kampoeng Ramadhan Jogokariyan, you will find at least 300 food sellers in this annual event. The food and drinks sold here not only traditional snacks but also modern snacks as well. Jogokariyan mosque also helps various interesting agendas during Ramadhan seasons, such as to give 1000 free meals for visitors and sellers, and so on.
Anyone can participate in this event and sell delicious snacks. This event is initially intended to draw people visit Jogokariyan village, but now anyone was allowed to participate in this market. For those who are interested to try, then you only need to come to the Jogokariyan Mosque Secretariat and fill out the form. If you wonder about attractions in Dieng, there are many attractions that you can find in other sources as well. for your information, to open a stand here then it is free.
Gaza Lane, Nitikan
What comes to your mind when hearing about Gaza Lane? Most you will think about the ruins due to bombs in Gaza Lane, Palestine. However, this is something different. In Jogja, Gaza Lane was related to the Ramadhan season which been located in Nitikan. Gaza Lane is a Ramadhan Market where you can visit in Sorogenen Street, Nitikan. You will not see the ruins here, you will find tasty food and beverage stalls that complete your menu of break fasting. Dieng culture festival package is another attraction when you are visiting Dieng, however, this article only shows you with Ramadhan Markets in Yogyakarta.
This market also known as the Nitikan Gaza Lane. This market has around 130 sellers from local residents and other residents. If you want to open stall here, you are not charged anything – means free. This market is often visited by locals, student colleges and other people who want to buy some snacks and beverages for break fasting. If you want to get a sensation of walking on the mountain while witnessing natural panoramic here, then you might consider to rent Bromo Jeep which brings you beautiful places here. Or just enjoy the scenery in Gunung Kidul Beach.
Gajah Mada Ramadhan Festival (Pakualaman Ramadhan Market)
This market was officially named as Gajah Mada Ramadhan Festival, this market is relatively new. It was held for the first time in 2015 as the initiative of Purwokinanti, Pakualaman and one of the hotels which located in Gajah Mada Street. This sites was placed approximately 200 meters along Gajah Mada street and was attended around 60 sellers. For more java tour or something more after visiting Jogja, then you can consider Unique Java Tour (Bike, Surf, Hike & Raft)” or enjoying Yogyakarta Night Food Tour. Not only snacks or beverages that you can find here, but you can also buy clothes and gemstone rings as well. Visiting Sonobudoyo Museum can be your next destination as well. if you are interested to visit Jogja during Ramadhan season, then do not forget to buy delicious menus on those Ramadhan markets.