As a special region of Indonesia, Yogyakarta under the rule of Sultan (Yogyakarta's King) has many unique places to explore. We will walk through all Sultanate complex include Kraton Royal palace, the ancient Tamansari water castle and one of the oldest of Yogyakarta mosque, Masjid Gedhe. Let’s take a closer look at the historical Javanese sights and learn the story.
Sultan Ground walking tour are best way to explore the iconic javanese kingdom with locals story teller. Just within walking distance from North Square of Sultan palace until Tamansari water castle complex. The tour start from the Masjid Gedhe, continue with knowing The Kraton Royal palace and its cultural also historical bound with Yogyakarta society. Last destination will be visit Tamansari water castle complex.
Explore Jogja with locals. Walk around the 'King's Landing" to find the history behind the buildings, the story of the people, and the wisdom behind the local culture.
This walk passes : Alun-alun utara (North Square) - Masjid Gedhe (the great mosque) - Kraton Royal Palace - Tamansari Water castle - Sumur Gumuling (underground mosque) - Pulo Kenanga site
Start at 9.00 AM ; Estimate 2 hours walk.
Meeting point at Front yard of Masjid Gedhe
- English speaking story teller
- Travel Insurance
- Personal Expenses
- Kraton and Taman sari entrance ticket
- Additional tour option
- [optional] Additional transport pick up / return to your hotel
09.00 AM - Meet and great local tour guide at front of Masjid Gede
start walking the Sultan Ground
09.00 AM - Visit Masjid Gede (the great mosque)
09.15 AM - Visit Kraton Royal Palace (Sultan Palace)
10.00 AM - Walking to Tamansari Water castle
10.15 AM - Visit Tamansari Water castle
11.00 AM - Visit Sumur Gumuling (underground mosque)
11.30 AM - finish walking tour