Don’t miss Yogyakarta if you love wandering around ancient temples & ruined cities.
Here, you can find the temples of Borobodur and Prambanan. Both are UNESCO World Heritage sites & among Asia’s most beautiful landmarks.
While you’re in the city, explore the 18th-century royal complex, the Water Castle (Taman Sari), and beautiful Dutch-era colonial buildings.
Overlooking Borobudur Temple Complex in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Sunrise view from Borobudur Temple, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Dusk view of Prambanan Temple Complex & Merapi Volcano at dusk, in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Sewu Temple near Prambanan Temple Complex, in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Marcos at the underground mosque near the Water Castle (Taman Sari), in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Sunset view at Ratu Boko, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Pinnacle level of Borobudur Temple Complex in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Water Castle (Taman Sari) in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Dutch-colonial buildings & public art along Malioboro Street, in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Countryside tour at Wanurejo Village near Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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