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Address: Jln. Taman, Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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Private Tour in Yogyakarta: Kraton Sultan Palace, Water Castle and Kota Gede
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$167.00*
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Full-Day Borobudur Prambanan and Yogyakarta City Tour

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heritage tour

just bring camera, and we get more epic photos about heritage in Jogja. So beautifull, and you must be come to this uniq place.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Jejak G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

just bring camera, and we get more epic photos about heritage in Jogja. So beautifull, and you must be come to this uniq place.

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Durbanville, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Taman Sari Water Castle is a site of a former royal garden of the Sultanate of Yogyakarta. Taman Sari can be divided into four areas. The first area is the artificial lake Segaran located in the west. The second area is a bathing complex in the south of the Segaran lake, called the Umbul Binangun bathing complex. The third area,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited the castle at around 3 pm and it was closed. However, we could still walk around the castle in which most of them are ruins, just not where the water part is.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the most peaceful spot with lovely carvings, an underground mosque that could be used as a bunker , the view from the top is panoramic, interesting place to visit

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the water castle is located in kampung wisata (village) which become 1 with local house. The water castle is easy to find however there are several places that located arround water castle which is really hard to find without guide :(. They give us a booklet however no map and no street sign there..

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is very difficult to find in between narrow streets of Yogyakarta. Forget finding any sign to tell you which way to go and prepared to be followed by local guides (not sure whether they are genuine these who can meet on the way to the water castle, not these you can hire at the entrance to it). Inside... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting place full of history. Don't hesitate to walk around and get lost in the "village" around the water castle.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love culture it's one of the must places to visit while you in Yogjakarta. There's so many lovely old guides they will give you pretty smile even you just look at them!

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The interesting fact is the underground passage which originally serves as an "escape route", which is now sealed off.

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting the Water Castle or Tamansari is my favourite part of the Kraton visit. Take a guide though, if you want to understand why the history was built, or discover other secret places nearby, such as the Underground Mosque, etc.

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