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Address: Jl. Taman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Private Tour in Yogyakarta: Kraton Sultan Palace, Water Castle and Kota Gede
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Don't forget the surrounding area

This is a hidden gem in Yogyjakarta. Espescially the direct area of 'the water castle' of small streets, local people and more (old) walls and buildings. Don't get misunderstaken... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a hidden gem in Yogyjakarta. Espescially the direct area of 'the water castle' of small streets, local people and more (old) walls and buildings. Don't get misunderstaken by guys and signs of an old ruin that is wrongly presented as Water Castle, because it is not. The real Water Castle has....water.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a nice place to visit just to take a look but don't make it the attraction of the day. It's cheap but with too many people. It's very pretty to see all the water bath but you will make the whole visit very quickly.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my second time visiting Tamansari Water castle in Jogjakarta,still amazing as my first feeling visit 8 years ago. The guide was very friendly sharing the knowledge & history. All memories like a movie in my head when the guide explained the history of water castle,this place you must visited on your holiday in jogjakarta..only need about 45 minutes... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit this place when weekdays.. Coz so many spot i want to take pictures but so many people in this place.. And also they should gave us a map of this place

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant, pretty structure. Boring if you don't hire a guide to talk you through and take pictures. Cheap to enter, great photo ops and nice history but not something to fill a day

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Thank Stacey J
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The water castle is a nice morning activity . As i personal feel after 12 everything becomes too hot to move around. The grandeur of the past is definitely still there as a feeling. The way how this waterpalace is now planted within kraton area with daily life happening around it gives it a nice feeling. Definitely have a walk... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Water palace (Taman Sari) is such a beautiful and romantic place nestled just beside Keraton Yogyakarta. Our guide was very friendly, kind, fun, patient and knowledgeable. He explained the history of the place, took us to the underground tunnels and helped us take many family pictures. He also took us to the cyber village behind Taman Sari where there are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Kraton, an area in Yokyakarta with three different places in July (and you have tompay three entrance fees). Unfortunately the palace side was already closed. We paid 100.000 for a guide to get more insights. Definitely worth it (no idea if the price is fair, but we liked it).

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Jakarta
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102 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Feel back to the era of the kingdom of earlier times. Easy to find, i prefer rent a becak to have tour at central Jogja.

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Thank Judezz
Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

History, beauty and magic. Part of the exquisite Tasman Sari complex. Make the extra time to go, you won't be disappointed.

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