Museum Kareta Kraton
The cultural and political heart of this fascinating city is the huge palace of the sultans of Yogya, or kraton Effectively a walled...
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...
Yogya’s bird market has song birds and pigeons (for training, not eating), but occasionally ravens (which are used in black magic), owls...
Popular two-hour performances nightly from 8pm to 10pm (20,000Rp); the first half-hour involves the reading of the story in Javanese, so...
Museum Kareta Kraton information
Lonely Planet review
Near the kraton entrance, Museum Kareta Kraton has exhibits of the opulent chariots of the sultans, although the bug-eyed horse statues are almost more interesting than the main event.