Yogya’s main market, 800m north of the kraton , is a lively and fascinating place. The front section has a wide range of batik – mostly...
This is the pick of Yogya’s museums, even if it is dusty and dimly lit, with a first-class collection of Javanese art, including wayang...
A professional language school offering Bahasa Indonesia classes (US$7 per hour for one-on-one tuition). Family homestays can be...
Popular two-hour performances nightly from 8pm to 10pm (20,000Rp); the first half-hour involves the reading of the story in Javanese, so...
FM Café has a great courtyard setting and an eclectic menu ranging from nasi goreng to pizza. Happy hour lasts from 1pm to 8pm; bands...
Jl A Yani 6 · interesting places nearby
Benteng Vredeburg information
On the opposite side of Jl A Yani, is the Benteng Vredeburg , a Dutch-era fort that’s been converted into a museum. It houses dioramas showing the history of the independence movement in Yogyakarta. The architecture is worth a look, but the dioramas are designed for Indonesian patriots.