The main attraction near Jogja has got to be the massive Buddhist temple called Borobudur.  It’s about an hour+ outside of the city so getting there will take some time. Also, you could take a public bus but NOT if you want to get there for the sunrise.  You’ll have to decide if it’s worth … More Borobudur


I’d say there are only 2 reasons you’d ever come to Jogja as a tourist. One is to see Prambanan and the other is to see Brobodur. Prambanan is a Hindu temple and is about a 15 minute drive from downtown depending on traffic. It’s easy to get to and stunningly gorgeous. You could almost … More Prambanan