BARON BEACH AND Kukup
This beach is located in Gunung Kidul Regency. To achieve, we must first reach the city Wonosari. Mountain District’s capital is located south of approximately 40 km from the city of Yogyakarta, the road infrastructure for the city Wonosari is good enough, serpentine road up and down across several areas of beautiful scenery. Distance City Wonosari with Baron beach approximately 20 km, filled by the palms. Bay is an estuary of the river under the rocks of the water is quite clear. Baron beach waves quite big, but visitors can still swimming-pool on the beach of this limit is allowed, with a sign in rentangan wire that extends along the bay is over. Kukup trip to the beach, is a chain of recreational visits to the beach Baron, because the distance between the two beaches are more or less only 1 km course, when a black sand beach Baron, the sand beach Kukup this another case, that is, the white sandy yellowish. Cave-a cave coral shade, ornamental fish and sea water found much of this area and very enthralling the tourists to see the sea of a very glamor.
PUNCAK MERAPI & Kaliurang.
Mount Merapi, one merupakn only volcano in Yogyakarta. Located approximately 30 kilometers, the north of Yogyakarta and peak plateau form sand that is not flat, more or less of 4 hectares, with several lava pit that one of them always sua whiff of smoke thick, mark mountain Merapi is still active work.
When this mountain, showed virulence erupsinya, Yogyakarta people can see the cloud of smoke is white or gray-black hitaman puff up the visible from a distance, such as wool pile. Akan bilaman gungung but is in a state of “calm”, pesonanya so spectacular, so it stimulates the remajayang want to climb a mountain, and the sports lovers of mountain climbing to its peak menaklukan
For the less interested to climb up to the peak can still satisfy the yearning heart to the beautiful fury of Mount Merapi, the area of Bebeng located approximately 2 kilometers to the southeast region Kaliurang, or can also see from the Turi, approximately 5 km Kaliurang the western region, if you want to see the peak of Merapi from a distance clearly, you can use binoculars from the observer Observation Post Mount Merapi in Plawangan.
Palace or in the original language called Karaton located in the center of Jogjakarta. Karaton means the place where the king and queen live, or in other words that mean the same Kadaton. In learning about the culture, and meaning has meaning in a very philosophical.
This architecture is the palace of Sultan Hamengkubuwono I own, which is the founder of the kingdom Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat. His expertise in the field of architecture is valued by scientists berkebangsaan Netherlands-Dr.Pigeund and Dr.Adam considered as the “architect’s brother Pakubuwono II Surakarta”.
There are some areas of the palace, one of which is the gate Gates Donopratopo means “someone who is always good to give to others and able to volunteer with the chaste.”
Two giant statues that are on the side, one of which describes the crime and the other describes the goodness. This means that “you should be able to distinguish, which is good and evil.” Not only this, you can also see the cultural heritage of the kingdom of the palace, such as North Alun-alun, South Alun-alun, Siti Hingil, Kemandungan, Regol Gadungmlati, Regol Brojonolo, Bangsal Witono, Bangsal Manguntur Takil, Bangsal Trajumas, Bangsal Kencono, Praba Yeksa Pavilion, Gedong yellow.
Inside the palace there is a museum that is presented to the late Sultan Hamengkubuwono IX, the father of Sultan Hamenggkubuwono X which is the current Sultan. Sultan Hamengkubuwono IX is a famous figure that politicians and the leaders of Indonesia. Encouragement and contributions to the Republic of Indonesia in the fight for independence respected and known by most of the people of Indonesia.
Jogjakarta had been the capital of Indonesia (1946-1949) and inaugurated the Act to be the special province of the same. Museum exhibit a copy of this valuable Pusaka of the sacred, a gift from a foreign kingdom, gamelan, trains and a few family photos and a family arrangement.
Prambanan is the largest Hindu temple complex in Indonesia, located on the island of Java, approximately 20 km east of Yogyakarta, Surakarta, 40 km west and 120 km south of Semarang, exactly on the border between the provinces of Central Java and Yogyakarta. Prambanan Prambanan is located in the village is divided between the regions and Klaten.Candi Sleman district was built around the year 850 BC by one of these two men, namely: Rakai lure, the king of the second Mataram dynasty or I Balitung the Sambu, during Sanjaya dynasty. Not long after, built, this temple began to be abandoned and damaged. Renovate this temple began in 1918, and until now has not been completed. Major new buildings completed in the year 1953. Many parts of the temple is renovated, the new stone, because the original stones are stolen or re-used elsewhere. A temple will be renovated only if at least 75% still have the original stone. Therefore, many small temples, the temple was built not only look back and fondasinya only. Now, this temple is a world heritage site protected by UNESCO starting 1991. Among other things this means that the complex is protected and has a special status, eg also in situations of war. Prambanan is the largest Hindu temples in Southeast Asia, the main building is high 47m. This temple complex consists of 8 major temple or shrine, and more than 250 small temples. Three main temple called Trisakti and Hyang be devoted to the Trinity: the crusher Batara Siwa, Wisnu Batara the affairs and Brahma the Creator Batara.
Siwa Temple in the middle, a four room, one room in each direction of the wind. While the first load an image Batara Siwa as three meters, the other three sculpture-statue of smaller size, the statue Durga, the wife or sakti Batara Siwa, Agastya, teachers, and Ganesa, son. Durga statue is also known as Rara or Lara / Loro Jongrang (slender virgin) by the local people. To be able to see the full article Loro Jonggrang. Two other temples Batara be devoted to Vishnu, which is facing to the north and one to be Batara Brahma, facing south. In addition there are several other small temples that are to the calf Nandini, vehicle Batara Siwa, the Angsa, vehicle Batara Brahma, and the Garuda, Vishnu Batara vehicle. And the relief around the edge twenty temples reflect wiracarita Ramayana. Version described here is different from the Ramayana Kakimpoi Kuna Java, but similar to the Ramayana story is revealed through the oral tradition.
Goa Cerme in the first place is used by Walisongo to teach and spread Islam in Java. The word ‘Cerme’ comes from the word ‘lecture’, the discussion held during the meeting discussed plans to establish in the Great Mosque in Demak, a town in northern Central Java.
Located in the village Selopamioro Imogiri District 20 km south of Yogyakarta. The length of cave is approximately 1.5 km and ended in a sendang Panggang in the region, precisely in the village Ploso, Giritirto, Gunungkidul District. Average water depth of approximately 1 to 1.5 meters.
In addition to the main cave there is another cave where a smaller place used for meditation cave as puppeteer. Ledhek cave, cave Badhut, and The cave. On Monday or Tuesday wage pengunjng many came to ask the blessings of God with a ritual syukuran. During the holidays, many students and young people come to this temapat. Along the alley in the cave Cerme there is a stage that was used for the meeting.
To reach the front gate the cave, one must climb the stairs 759 meters. Better if the visitor to contact Key Savior or guard the cave first to get information or accurate information.
Cave cave include a long and deep. Way to reach this location is very good and the distance about 20 km. Scene to the cave from the village last Cerme very good. In the afternoon, if the bright air, city looks beautiful at night and can see the sparkling lights in the city.
Main attraction of this cave is a beautiful Cerme Stalactite and stalagmite and the river bottom land and a lot of bats in the cave bergelantungan. Conditions in the cave without light illumination and darkness be drowned cave floor by ground water, the water in the rainy season will attach (up), but in the dry season water receding. In general, foreign tourists visited the cave Cerme spend between 3 to 5 hours on location.
Gumuk Sand, Sand Beach stunning phenomenon
Gumuk sand on the west coast Parangkusumo is a natural laboratory. The existence of a natural laboratory is needed to understand the conditions and natural phenomenon that is still not known man. The natural environment is very much ragamnya and many have not understood. One is the phenomenon gumuk sand in the tropics.
Gumuk Sand in the tropics is very much macamnya and the most unique finding is that type of barchan in Indonesia, there are only Parangtritis tours in the area, Bantul, Yogyakarta. The existence of gumuk sand with barchan type in Parangtritis very unique and interesting to be inspected, understood, and dilestarikan. Gumuk Sand is a phenomenon that is seen as attractive tourism objects.