Kotagede Yogyakarta Heritage Walk Tour
This activity is organized by local community (Local Empowerment). It is such an effort of heritage conservation through tourism. So that we guarantee that this experience is an authentic.
Kotagede is form of some kampung which used to be a Palace area of Mataram Islam in 16th century. It has a concept of Catur Gatra Tunggal that consist of Mosque (religion), Market (economic), Palace (goverment), and Square (public).
As the time goes by, starting from the royal era, colonialism, independence and modern era there is a uniqueness in the forms of architecture, culinary, social life, and local wisdom that become into the cultural frame of the locals.
in the end you will enjoy the coffee break at javanese house in rukunan alley.
per adult from
2 to 3 hours
What's included :
- Snacks - very local snacks that may be not found at other place
- Bottled water
- Rent traditional Javanesse dress
- Entry/Admission - Mataram Kings Cemetery Kotagede
- Entry/Admission - Between Two Gates
- Entry/Admission - Pasar Legi Kota Gede
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Mataram Kings Cemetery Kotagede, Kotagede, Jagalan, Banguntapan, Bantul 55222 Indonesia
Our local guide will meet you and guide you during the tour. It brings you into some stops such as Kings tomb with special dress. In the cemetery area also lied Masjid Gedhe Mataram (the oldest mosque in Yogyakarta). in this area, you will also see the spring names Sendang Selirang
Duration: 25 minutes
Stop At: Between Two Gates, Jl. Masjid Besar No.905 Purbayan, Kotagede, Bantul 55713 Indonesia
exploring traditional houses that are lived by local. There is a term, “rukunan”. It describes a condition Javanese residence
where the owners have an agreement to make the part of their house to be an a way that connects
between one house to another, So that everyone can access with some condition. The interesting thing
is that the ownership status doesn’t belong to Sultanate.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Pasar Legi Kota Gede, Jl. Mentaok Raya, 55173 Indonesia
Pasar Kotagede is a local and oldest market in the southern of java. There, you can find local food, snack, fruit, vegetable, herbs, kitchen stuff, and many more. You can see the making process of jamu (traditional herbs drink) and try it. The interesting thing is that you will see and experience how the locals bargain in traditional market.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Jagalan, Banguntapan, Bantul Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta, Indonesia
in this area you will feel the atmosphere of living harmony. Exploring this area is like walking in labyrinth with traditional houses that beautified with special architecture.
Stop At: Prenggan, Kotagede, Yogyakarta City, Special Region of Yogyakarta, Indonesia
You will visit a silver home industry and see how to make silvercraft.
Duration: 15 minutes
Departure Point :Jl. Masjid Besar No.905, Sayangan, Jagalan, Kec. Banguntapan, Bantul, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta 55192, Indonesia
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 9/27/2019 - 10/6/2021
Monday - Sunday: 08:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Return Detail :Lawang Pethuk Kotagede, Jl. Alun-Alun Utara, RT.37/RW.09, Purbayan, Kec. Kotagede, Kota Yogyakarta, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta 55173, Indonesia
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.