Yogyakarta is the second most visited destination in Indonesia, next to Bali. There are about 70,000 handicraft industries and other facilities like various accommodations and transportations, numerous food services, travel agents, proper tourism support, and also tour security team support called as Policemen of Tour, locally known as Bhayangkara Wisata.
Among the 31 cultural tourism attractions and 19 natural tourism beauties, try to make sure that you visit Borobudur Temple, Prambanan Temple, and silver handicraft in Kotagede. You can also try Selarong Cave, Pandansimo beach, Gajah Mountain, or Vredeburg Fort. To understand the history of the sultanate, try visiting the Kraton of Yogyakarta and Tamansari. A visit to Yogyakarta is never complete without experiencing Malioboro Street. Rows of shops and outlets sell many kinds of souvenirs you can bring back home. If you want to test your negotiation skills you can try The Haggling Game with the street vendors. All’s fair in love and shopping.
Yogyakarta also offers many luscious delicacies. From bakpia cookies, wingko babat, to enting-enting kacang, visitors will be delighted to find there are so many delicious choices here in this area. In all part of the city, you would find so many café, restaurant, and food stalls.