Yogyakarta Essentials


Tour Number

Activity Level



City, Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Local Experience


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Indonesian (fluent), Malay (conversational)

A Perfect 2-Day Private Tour of Yogyakarta

A two-day trip to cover the touristic essentials of Yogyakarta.

This tour is specially designed for you, who wants to see, learn and experience the cultural richness of Yogyakarta.

Visits will be made to three important places in Yogyakarta history and culture: Sultan's Palace, Prambanan and Borobudur temples, as well as the nature beauty of my beloved city and its surroundings.


*Day #1
07:30 Pick up Service
08:30 Tour of Sultan's Palace
10:00 Tour of Water Castle
Lunch at local restaurant
13:00 Visit Ullen Sentalu Museum
15:00 Merapi Volcano Tour on jeep
18:00 At the hotel for check-in and accommodation
optional: Dinner with Performance (Ramayana Epic Ballet)

*Day #2
03:30 Pick up from the hotel
04:30 Start the tour of Borobudur Sunrise
09:00 Village Tour at Candirejo on horse cart
11:00 Tour of Mendut Temple
Lunch at local restaurant
14:30 Visit Plaosan Temple
16:00 Visit Prambanan Temple
18:00 Transfer to the airport/hotel
End of Program

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will come and meet you at your hotel lobby; or, at train station, or at the airport.
Meeting location should be within Yogyakarta city

End location: I will drop you back to your hotel or at the train station/airport for your next destination.
End location should be within Yogyakarta city

Duration: 2 days


Private Transportation.

The vehicle used for this tour is 2018 All New Suzuki Ertiga GX (MPV) that can accommodate up to 4 people.

The car is guaranteed in a clean and good condition with comfortable seat, spacious leg room, soft suspension, powerful engine and air-conditioner, and equipped with Wi-Fi/internet connection.

For a group of more than 4 people, I will use a bigger vehicle with a little additional cost.

What’s Included

Other: - My time and service as your private guide and driver for two days;
- Private AC transportation for two days incl. gasoline and parking fees;
- Entrance Fees to the Sultan's Palace, Water Castle, Mendut, Plaosan temples;
- Wi-Fi/Internet connection in the car;
- 600 ml Bottled Water.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

962500 IDR - Entrance Fees

Borobudur Sunrise IDR 475,000
Prambanan Temple IDR 387,500
Ullen Sentalu Museum IDR 100,000

Additional Local Payments
Village Tour at Candirejo Village IDR 400,000 per horse cart - max 2 person
Jeep for Merapi Volcano Tour IDR 400,000 per jeep - max 4 person

What’s Extra

Other: - Transportation to/and from Yogyakarta;
- Accommodation in Yogyakarta;
- Entrance Fees to Borobudur and Prambanan Temples;
- Entrance Fees to Ullen Sentalu Museum;
- Horse cart at Candirejo Village;
- Jeep for Merapi Volcano Tour;
- Meals;
- Additional entrance fees to the objects not listed in the itinerary;
- Personal expenses.

A Recent Review of this tour

Aug 2018, me/wife when for a leisure trip to Yogyakarta. Our tour guide is Mr Gagat. We have a wonderful holiday in Jogja. Gagat speak very good English, very thoughtful/flexible/friendly. He always be there early. Gagat accompany us trough out the entire journey and explain the history and culture of the visited places (very knowledgeable). He pick us up from airport with a very clean, new and comfortable MPV, with wifi. We feel very safe on the entire journey. A very enjoyable & good value for trip. :)
Teck Leong Lau

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