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Address: Jl. Taman, Kraton | Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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The story

Know the story - engage a guide to tell you the fascinating story behind its layout. There is another way to the underground mosque. Not many guides know how to get there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Know the story - engage a guide to tell you the fascinating story behind its layout. There is another way to the underground mosque. Not many guides know how to get there.

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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Not really a destination as it is only partially restored but worth a visit if you are going to the sultans palace. Entry fee is very cheap compared to Borobudur and Prambana

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Thank Stephen L
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Taman Sari used to be the Sultan's private playground where the Sultan used to swim and relax with his wives. There are two public interconnected pools on one side of the building and a private pool on the other side where the Sultan would relax with his chosen companions. There are other rooms for relaxation including a room with a... More 

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Thank TAIN2013
Jakarta
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Indonesia not only gave this world the stockmarket (thanks to the spice trade), and those "selfie sticks" among others, but possibly also the world's first luxury spa. Sadly it's now overrun by the surrounding houses, which makes it look like a mini urbanised Angkor Wat. We also noticed significant loss of mystical charm after recent renovations - some parts no... More 

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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Status of the area is quite bad, needs restauration. Not much to see and small. Place also seemed to have raise prices since update in guide book or they where ripping us off.

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Thank Paspy7711
Jakarta, Indonesia
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As a beach goer and swimmer, the most attraction in Malioboro is this Taman Sari Water Castle. It's quite difficult to find this because there were not enough signs. But after asking local people, finally I found this beautiful hidden water castle. Entrance fee is relatively cheap, and there are tour guides, it's an optional, you can hire tour guide... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Taman Sari on mylast day in Jogja. Overall i guess it was overrated. I think it worth a visit if you like history and all. The entry was Rp 15000 for adults. Watch out with the 'guide' at the entrance. The person will act as ur tour guide and tell you stories about Taman Sari then will drag you... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You need to search for this place, it is not that straight forward. Ask the locals for help, they are ever helpful. Tips: 1) There is entrance fee charged 2) There are local guides that you can hire (but, not recommended, as you can tour the place on your own) 3) There is a tower that you can walk up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My expectations were not high, but I was pleasantly surprised by this castle. If you are in yogya I would recommend it. Entrance is 15.000 idr

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Never boring to going here again and again.. we can look another side about Past Time King and Queen habit so comfort and feel fresh to see the castle with pool inside...

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