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Address: Jl. Prawirotaman 30, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 274 386557
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ViaVia is a treasure-trove of travel tips and tours. They organize tours of all kinds, from food, to history, to trekking or biking. A visit to their shop is worth your time... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

ViaVia is a treasure-trove of travel tips and tours. They organize tours of all kinds, from food, to history, to trekking or biking. A visit to their shop is worth your time. They have a small coffee shop & restaurant, and large photo-filled books highlighting all of their tour options. A 1st class operation.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I booked 4 tours & 3 courses with ViaVia and I got to see Jogja the way the locals do. The tours were catered to my needs, the guides and drivers were full of information to share with this curious visitor. I am a happy camper. I will recommend their Batik and Silver Courses to anyone who is interested. It... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

All trips we did with them were well organised and the guides know a lot about the subject and the surroundings. The East Java overland tour was really interesting. The guide was good as well as the driver and the car. The tour took a lot of our energy as it is quite a distance we traveled and we had... More 

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Shanghai
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66 reviews 66 reviews
8 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I am a bit surprised that rating of ViaVia Jogja has slipped to the 9th. 4 months ago, it still ranked in the first place. Anyway, I did two tours with them: culinary trip and motorbike to Prambanan Temple. I recommend the culinary tour wholeheartedly. The guid will take you to 5-6 different most famous and special local culinary spots... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We did the river walking tour with ViaVia and it was absolutely amazing. The hour was very long and our lovely guide provided us with loads of information on Indonesian culture, the education system, everyday live and more. She gave us the opportunity to try some special Indonesian drinks and food. It was also really nice that we directly got... More 

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Aarau, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

We took the morning cooking class course at ViaVia and went to the local market to buy the ingrediants, which was a very nice experience! The cooking class is really nice and very professional we even made some side dishes in addition to what we had chosen! I highly recommend this cooking class!

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Bali, Indonesia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We booked a 'tour' of the Pranbanan Temple complex and it was just under 400,000 rp and all it ended out being was a driver to take us up there and back. A taxi would have been about 100,000 rp return. Where's the value add here ?

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Tokyo, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is the 2nd tour we took from ViaVia but sadly, this one was HORRIBLE. We were picked up at the hotel 30 minutes late. The guide said they picked up another passenger with the same name headed ALMOST in the same direction. Yeah, sure. Anyway, during the whole ride to the attractions and on the way back to the... More 

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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I did the traveling theater tour, and it was amazing! The prices are (more than) fair, the staff wonderful, friendly, and fluent in English. The tour itself was amazing, and it is respectfully organized with the local community. I would recommend these tours without reservation, and will use this company again!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This agency is excellent! Staff speaks good English. We did the tour by bike to Prambanan - which was very nice (ask for Sigid) - and the visit to Borobudur by car - which was magical!

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