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Yogyakarta Destination Guide

Explore Yogyakarta in Indonesia.

Yogyakarta in the region of Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta with it's 636,660 inhabitants is a place in Indonesia - some 264 mi (or 425 km) South-East of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Yogyakarta in Indonesia

Current time in Yogyakarta is now 05:52 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yogyakarta, Tayu, Tasikmalaya, Surabaya, Sleman or Stasiun. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 83 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 993.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)

Videos

Big Buddhas of Borobudur Technotrekker's...

02:27 min ( December 02, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 394 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Technotrekker's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...

From Jakarta to Yogyakarta Grizzly's pho...

02:21 min ( November 09, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 469 - Rating: 1/5

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Sultan Palace - Yogyakarta Java Indone...

01:16 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 697 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Sultan Palace Yogyakarta Read more at: www.travelpod.com Travel blogs from Sultan Palace: - "... I went to...

Prambanan temple Bafreux's photos around...

01:52 min ( March 17, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW3)
Views: 303 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Bafreux's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Prambanan, Yogya...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Yogyakarta during the next days.

27
Apr
2017

Indonesia Paradise

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.

Toko Semar

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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18
May
2017

Youth Economic Conference

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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22
May
2017

International Conference On Social Implications Of Computers In Developing Countries

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

13
Jul
2017

Uji Coba 3

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Fort Vredeburg

Fort Vredeburg (also known as Museum Benteng) is a fortress built by the Dutch in Yogyakarta during Colonial times. It is located in front of Gedung Agung, one of seven presidential palaces in Indonesia and the Sultan Palace called Kraton. It was built in 1765 to protect the Dutch governor. It is surrounded by a trench that is still visible. This square-shaped fortress has a watchtower at each of its four corners. In the past, the Dutch troops patrolled frequently on its wall.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -7.78, 110.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Yogyakarta, Forts in Indonesia

Jalan Malioboro

Jalan Malioboro is a major shopping street in Yogyakarta, Indonesia; the name is also used more generally for the neighborhood around the street. It lies north-south axis in the line between Yogyakarta Kraton and Mount Merapi. This is in itself is significant to many of the local population, the north south orientation between the palace and the volcano being of importance. The street is the centre of Yogyakarta's largest tourist district surrounded with many hotels and restaurants nearby.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -7.78, 110.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Shopping districts and streets, Streets in Indonesia, Yogyakarta

Kota Gede

Kota Gede also known as Pasar Gede is an area in the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta. One of the old capitals of Mataram, the area now has an archaeological site which contains the remains of the kraton (palace), the royal cemetery, and royal mosque of Mataram, dated from the late 16th and early 17th centuries. The honorable name of this location in a higher and more respectful level of Javanese language (Kromo) is Pasar Gede.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -7.78, 110.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Yogyakarta

Indonesian Institute of the Arts, Yogyakarta

The Indonesian Institute of the Arts Yogyakarta (Institut Seni Indonesia Yogyakarta/ISI Yogyakarta) is a state-owned college in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. It teaches visual, performing, and media arts in traditional Indonesian and modern international styles.

More reading: Indonesian Institute of the Arts, Yogyakarta homepage
Located at -7.78, 110.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Colleges in Indonesia

Adisucipto International Airport

Adisucipto (or Adisutjipto) International Airport is the principal airport serving the Yogyakarta area on the island of Java, Indonesia. It is located in the Sleman Regency, in the Yogyakarta Special Region, on the north-east outskirts of the city, near the Prambanan historic temple site. It has one runway, with dimensions of 2,200 metres by 45 metres . The airport is located about 6 kilometres from the city center.

More reading: Adisucipto International Airport homepage
Located at -7.78, 110.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Indonesia, Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta

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