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A fun place to be enjoyed with friends and family

Southern Square or Alun Alun is a place for an evening hangout with family and friends. Located at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nisha J
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Mumbai, India
Family festive holiday

We had fun there, thank God it was a clear night with moonlight. Kids were having fun, we ate light... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dinayulianti
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Jakarta
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Jl. Ngadisuryan | Alun-Alun Kidul, Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Southern Square or Alun Alun is a place for an evening hangout with family and friends. Located at the back yard of Sultan Palace, this place is cloaked in local myth and legend. The city square was built to make the back side of the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had fun there, thank God it was a clear night with moonlight. Kids were having fun, we ate light meal on matresses with low tables. So many fun things to do there.

Thank dinayulianti
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Alun-alun is a Javanese terminology. It represents the large central open lawn squares common to villages, towns and cities in Indonesia. Nevertheless, alun-alun in modern-Alun-alun is a Javanese architectural term for the large central open lawn squares common to villages, towns and cities in Indonesia....More

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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Part of the old sultans water gardens estate. My fiance and I both tried to make it through blindfolded, we both failed. It's not as easy as it looks. Good luck..

Thank Davoethnik
Reviewed April 17, 2018

These trees are fun challenge to try! If you never heard about these trees, I'll let you know in here. These trees growth right in the middle Alun-alun (square) Kidul. Locals believe, if you can walk straight between the trees , so good luck will...More

Thank fn_tatontos
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We passed it by becak. A big grass field with 2 big trees on it. Kids playing on it and some families having their afternoon picnic.At night its crowded, food stalls and a lot of people hanging out here.

Thank SamDorrepaal
Reviewed December 22, 2017

We heard good reviews of this place so on our last night, we took a trishaw to visit the place. Maybe it was the heavy rain, the place was dead except for a few colourful vehicles. It was a disappointment. We looked around for 5...More

Thank Shabana B
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Wasn't plan to visit the place. However our tour guide just bring us to see the place. It was a night time when we were there, my children loves the place as there are the so called "trishaw" with colourful LED lights on. Eventually, decided...More

Thank chokwoen
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Alun-Alun Kidul!!! The place offers a lot of things to do like eating, enjoying their colorful rides, have your eyes blindfolded while you try your luck in passing the two huge trees at the center of the square (I forgot the myth/ belief behind ><...More

Thank Raiah B
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

There are two banyan trees in the middle of square. You must try to pass between these trees with closed eye. In the morning, many people is jogging and doing another sport here. You can buy food in the food stall around here.

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