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Best things to do in Yogyakarta City

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Premise
“The Main Court showcases the grandeur of Sultan's monarchy, the Residence is more homey while still exhibiting the royal family's luxurious lifestyle. Open 8.30AM-2PM daily, on Friday close at 11PM”
39local recommendations
Police Station
“The royal palace of Yogyakarta. Yes, we still have a Sultan sitting on the throne. You may not be able to see His Majesty Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono X, but you can see parts of the royal palace, its history, and its role in modern days.”
18local recommendations
Arts & Crafts Shop
“Jalan Malioboro (English: Malioboro Street) 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, restaurants, and shops nearby. Sidewalks on both sides of the street are crowded with small stalls selling a variety of goods.”
24local recommendations
Cosmetics Shop
“A shopping mall frequented by locals and visitors alike. With XXI cinema & supermarket.”
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Mediterranean Restaurant
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“European Restaurant with fresh ingredients, delicious menu and has a good reviews as well. This is the famous European Restaurant in Yogyakarta with beautiful design. This restaurant use local products from local farms around Yogyakarta. However, they still need to import some products because it can not be produced in Indonesia. This restaurants using an environmentally friendly box packaging for delivery food and reducing plastics as much as possible. ”
21local recommendations
Establishment
“The place to be to get a good breakfast, lunch or dinner - especially popular amongst back-packers. On Friday night they have a music night (generally Jazz)”
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Premise
“The Sultan Water Palace is a must see cultural spot on walking distance from your villa. This shows you the ancient sultan relaxation. Also very popular amongst local tourists”
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Batik Shop
“The best place to find traditional stuff and souvenirs for Jogja. The place is clean and equipped with aircon. The best thing is you get varies of options in Hamzah Batik and it comes with the labeled price. No bargain!”
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Italian Restaurant
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“Popular place both for local pizza lovers or foreigners. Affordable price too!”
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Route
“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 (Wikipedia)”
10local recommendations
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“If you are vegetarian and into organic farming, this is a must go- and check out the local street children shop there.”
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Frame Store
“Here you will find the water palace of the sultan and many local shopping options”
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Hostel
“good music, local and western food, and nice location. Better than Malioboro st, I think.”
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Point of Interest
“The largest traditional marketplace in Yogyakarta. The vendors sell many kind of goods, ranging from basic household items (vegetables, fruits, meats) to many kind of handicrafts.”
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Shopping Centre
“the street to be for nice souveniers great batik and just hang out with the students”
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Medical Center
“This part of the city was the first area that initiate the Jogjakarta Kingdom. Known for the area where the silversmiths live, this old town has many old buildings from the colonial era which now run as silver shops. The traditional market which is Pasar Legi is one of the market you must visit! :)”
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