Explore an ancient Javanese village on this fantastic trip to Kotagede to Yogyakarta. Take a ride in traditional becak and discover the fascinating heritage of the Kingdom of Mataram Islam.
We will pick you up from your hotel at 8:30 am and head into the center of Yogyakarta to visit its most important site: the Sultan's Palace. Now home to almost 30,000 inhabitants. We will walk stroll through the streets and encounter the iconic Water Castle.
We then leave Yogyakarta to go to our destination: Kotagede. After a pleasant half-hour drive, we will arrive at the enchanting ancient Javanese village. We will then explore the picturesque streets on the traditional means of transport, the fabulous becak!
This particular type of rickshaw will take around the market. Then, we will visit a batik and silver factory. And we couldn't leave without also entering the magnificent Royal Cemetery and the ancient Mosque: heritage of the Kingdom of Mataram Islam. You will learn how Kotagede was its capital in a bygone era.
We will visit the home of a Javanese family and together we will enjoy a delicious lunch of traditional home-made dishes. Finally, we will return to Yogyakarta and accompany you to your accommodation where our adventure concludes at 4 pm.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
Private tour in English
1 personUS$ 179.50
2 personsUS$ 216.60
3 personsUS$ 255.10
4 personsUS$ 292.20
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
7 hours 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
Transport in minibus.
English speaking guide.
Private tour, exclusively for you and your companions.
When to book?
You can book up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
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