For guests of Villa Ditya a number of special daytrips were composed. The trips will take you to the many known but also still unknown sights of Central Java. Furthermore we have composed two Yogyakarta short holiday breaks. Click here for our Yogyakarta holiday packages. Daytrips and the Yogyakarta holiday packages are carried out by a reliable local travel agent.
It is also possible to compose daytrips yourself (click here for a complete overview).
Overview of daytrips
• Daytrip 1 - Highlights of Central Java (basic)
Borobudur (Buddhist temple), Mendut (Buddhist temple), Kraton (Sultan's palace) Yogyakarta batik (traditional Indonesian fabric for eg clothing), Kotagede (district of Yogyakarta with a.o. many silversmiths), Prambanan (Hindu temple), sunset at Ratu Boko (temple).
• Daytrip 2 - Highlights of Central Java (extended)
Day 1: Borobudur (Buddhist temple), Mendut Buddhist temple), Kraton (Sultan's palace) Yogyakarta batik (traditional Indonesian fabric for eg clothing), Kotagede (district of Yogyakarta with a.o. many silversmiths), Prambanan (Hindu temple).
Day 2: Puro Mangkunegaran (outside palace of the sultan) Solo, Ceto and Sukuh temple, Kemuning Agrotourism (tea plantation), sunset at Ratu Boko (temple).
• Daytrip 3 - North of Villa Ditya
Gedong Songo (Hindu temples), Ambarawa (steam train museum), Banaran Agrotourism (coffee plantation).
• Daytrip 4 - East of Villa Ditya (Trekking)
Ceto and Sukuh temple, trekking to the 80 meters (275 feet) high Grojogan Sewu watervall (Tawangmangu), becak (Indonesian traditional trishaw) ride in Solo.
This day trip requires a good stamina!
• Daytrip 5 - West of Villa Ditya
Sunrise at Sitembu (Borobudur) Merapi (volcano) and Yogyakarta city tour, gamelan (traditional Indonesian music) lesson, sawah (rice field) plowing with a cow and plow, cycling between the rice fields.
• Daytrip 6 - Temple tour
Sambisari temple, Sari temple, Kalasan temple, Plaosan temple, Sojiwan temple, Banyunibo temple, Ijo temple.
• Daytrip 7 - Beach tour
Pantai (beach) Drini, Pantai Krakal, Pantai Indryanti, Goa Pindol (floating on rafts on an underground river).
• Daytrip 8 - South of Villa Ditya
Pacitan (beach), Goa Gong (these caves are considered to be the most beautiful caves in South-East Asia).
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