We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Discover Yogyakarta - Private Day Tours

Jalan Tentara Rakyat Mataram 1\ 812 Badran, Yogyakarta 55231 , Indonesia
(+62) 8562 876 044
Website
Update attraction details
Ranked #3 of 19 activities in Yogyakarta
Type: Tours
12 visitor photos
Write a Review

36 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    19
    8
    3
    2
    4
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
27 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

We contacted Supy the night before by text to book a tour and he proposed us something very classical - Borobodur and Prambanan for an ok price. A driver came to pick us up then drove us of to Borobodur then to Prambanan. No guide included, despite what previous review led us to think. Not that it was an issue... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
makati
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
21 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Known as the ancient Javanese Kingdom, located at tthe heart of the city (Maliboro St.) is Yogyakarta. Attractions we saw were The Sultan's Palace (a living museum with antiquity), Museum Batik (Wiji Hartons/Kabul) where we witnessed the batik processing. In Borobudur, we came to see the Borobudur Budhist Temple (largest budhist monument in existence). After we watched a cultural dance,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

A staff in the hotel recommended the driver to me when I told that I haven't arranged anything for my next day tour. Thanks for the hotel staff's help, and he found Galant for me. Galant is a polite and friendly man. He arrived my hotel earlier to pick me up. He can speak much English and tried to explain... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berlin, Germany
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

We just spent two days with Supy and a very nice driver. The reservation was easy as you can just call or email Supy and ask him for availibility and tour details. The first day we went to Borobodur and Prambanan. The next day we had a trip to Mount Merapi and afterwards a city tour in Yogyakarta including sultan... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
26 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Having a private day tour with Supy was a wise decision for us, at least we had control of our schedule and we got a one-on-one tour guide. The car that Supy used to drive us around (with a driver) is new and comfortable, especially after a very early start and tiring walks, we were able to sleep well in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

For anyone not interested in reading all of the narrative below, here is the synopsis: I have booked a day trip from Semarang to Borobudur with "Supy" Suprapto. I found his service reliable and to high professional standard. The car was new and comfortable, and the ride was safe. Supy himself was experienced, polite, and his command of English was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jakarta, Indonesia
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Yogyakarta really nice also to visit in the day, better you go in the morning, still fresh and not hot , not really big city but nice with the culture.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Both the places are beautiful, though the entrance fee is high but worth the trip. You may encounter lots of peddlers in Borubodur which is a bothersome.Also please check the weather before going. All the 4 days I was there it was raining in the evenings. The Water castle trip was a waste but not sure of Kraton.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johor Bahru
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We had a very good 2 days with our driver, Richard, but we were rather disappointed in the fact that we did not get to see the Borobudur sunrise (we should have been picked up even earlier than 5am), nor did we see the sunrise at Mount Merapi as the jeep was late (we were there at 5am), and then... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Was pretty lucky to be able to engage Suprapto about less than one week before our trip, and managed to secure a 2 half-day tour with him through email correspondences. From the email exchange, you could tell he was really experienced as he spelt out the itnerary clearly with what was included and what was not in the charges, and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7

Travelers who viewed Discover Yogyakarta - Private Day Tours also viewed

 

Been to Discover Yogyakarta - Private Day Tours? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Discover Yogyakarta - Private Day Tours, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing