Destination guide

The culturally rich area of Yogyakarta awaits your stay

Come and experience Yogyakarta and its temples, culture and history. Renowned for its museums, monuments and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Yogyakarta

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Yogyakarta a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taman Pintar Science Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Gembira Loka Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Adisucipto Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Jogja Bay (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Kids Fun Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Merapi Golf Course (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Yogyakarta

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Yogyakarta. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alun Alun Kidul (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Lapangan Karang Kotagede (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Depok Beach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Parangtritis Beach (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Suroloyo Peak (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Mount Merapi (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Yogyakarta

The nearest airport is in Yogyakarta (JOG-Adisucipto Intl.), located 4.9 mi (8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Surakarta (SOC-Adisumarmo Intl.), which is 32.7 mi (52.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Yogyakarta Tugu Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Yogyakarta City?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 59 vacation rentals near Yogyakarta City. From 30 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Yogyakarta City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Yogyakarta City?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Yogyakarta City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Pakualaman Palace: 62 vacation rentals
  • Jalan Malioboro: 52 vacation rentals
  • Palace of Yogyakarta: 62 vacation rentals
  • Pasar Beringharjo: 62 vacation rentals
  • Batik Plentong: 62 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Yogyakarta City! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Yogyakarta City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Yogyakarta City:

  • Mantrijeron: 51 rentals
  • Ngupasan: 51 rentals
  • Sinduharjo: 59 rentals
  • Sewon: 51 rentals
  • Candi Binangun: 49 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Yogyakarta City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Yogyakarta City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pakualaman Palace: 62 rentals
  • Palace of Yogyakarta: 62 rentals
  • Pasar Beringharjo: 62 rentals
  • Batik Plentong: 62 rentals
  • Malioboro Mall: 62 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yogyakarta City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.