DISCOVER YOGYAKARTA

Yogyakarta (or Jogjakarta) has been known as The Never Ending Asia. Many say that a single visit to Jogja is never enough. The list of things you can experience in Jogja may seem overwhelming, ranging from natural splendors, art, tradition and heritages to culinary adventure. This why Jogja is one of the most visited destination in Indonesia.

The Wonderful CITY


The Amazing TEMPLE


The Beautiful PEOPLE


The Great FOOD


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Half Day Excursion

Half day trip (08.00-13.00): Prambanan Temple and Keraton, including lunch. COST: USD 40

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One Day Excursion

One day trip
(08.00-17.00): Borobudur Temple, Prambanan Temple and Hand Made Batik Processing, including lunch. COST: USD 60

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The Venue

Royal Ambarrukmo Yogyakarta

The Royal Ambarrukmo Yogyakarta Hotel is 4 star hotel and will be the place for the conference. Once Yogyakarta’s grandest hotel, has been undergoing a great transformation to enthrall guests with outstanding service and an exceptional experience. The hotel is centrally located, within walking distance of the historic and cultural districts with the city’s largest shopping malltight on the doorstep, and is less thant 10 minutes from Adisucipto International Airport. Most of Yogyakarta’s must-see sites (The Prambanan Temple, Sultan Palace, Kotagede and Malioboro) are a short drive away. Today the legendary Ambarrukmo hotel has been reborn, and embraces both its historic heritage and the modern comforts sought by today ‘s guests. The renovations to both hotel and palace were made in keeping with royal palace’s true character and to bring back the glamour of the past merged with 21th century technology. Royal Ambarrukmo is very convenient and located just 3m/4km or 12 minutes from The Adi Sucipto International Airport. 25 minutes from Tugu Train Station, 30 minutes from Bus Station Giwangan.

ROYAL ABARRUKMO YOGYAKARTA
Jl. Laksda Adisucipto No.81 Yogyakarta 55281; Ph: +62-274 488 488 | Fax: +62-274 488 789. Visit : http://www.royalambarrukmo.com

    The Flight to Yogyakarta

    Yogyakarta’s Adisucipto International Airport (IATA: JOG), 8 km east of town, is very close to Royal Ambarrukmo Hotel. There are frequent (every two hour) connections on Garuda, the national Airline, to Jakarta (50 inutes) and 2-3 times a day (60 minutes) to Denpasar, while other domestic airlines service both Jakarta and Denpasar, as well as major cities in Java, Sumatra, Kalimantan and Sulawesi. For international services, Air Asia connects Yogyakarta to both Kuala Lumpur and Singapore while Malaysia Airlines flies between Yogyakarta and Kuala Lumpur. Silk Air and Tiger Air also flies from Singapore. To take taxi is recommended from Yogyakarta Airport to Royal Ambarrukmo Hotel and its satellites hotel.
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    The Transportation

    To take taxi is recommended from Yogyakarta Airport to Royal Ambarrukmo Hotel and its satellites hotel. Official airport taxis are available for around Rp 20,000 pay at the taxi desk in arrival terminal and then head for the official taxi rank. Give the receipt to your driver, there is no need for any additional payment.

    The main bus station is Giwangan, 4 km to the southeast of the centre. There are regular services throughout the island, including Jakarta (12 hours), Bandung (10 hours), and Surabaya (8 hours).
    There is also a bus station inside the airport which is part of the Trans Jogja Busway System. From there you can get to any one of the many bus stations in their system. It costs Rp 3,000 for a ticket.

    Trains to Jakarta take between 7-12 hr from the main Yogyakarta station, commonly called Tugu Station. The Argo-class trains (Argo Lawu and Argo Dwipangga) are the best of the lot being the most comfortable and fastest (~8 hours, Rp 255,000-360,000 including mineral water and snacks). Taksaka is almost as good at Rp 235,000-265,000. These express services connect Yogyakarta and Jakarta in 7-8 hours, either at daytime or overnight. Price and schedules are available online. The line between Kroya and Prupuk, where the railway crosses the main backbone mountains of Java, is scenic.
    Passengers to/from Bandung should take the Argo Wilis or Lodaya expresses which traverse a scenic part of Java during daylight hours, with rice fields and mountains (although there is an overnight Lodaya and the Turangga from Surabaya also travels overnight. The fare is Rp 155,000 including mineral water and food (or more like snacks).
    Passengers to Surabaya are served by the twice-daily Sancaka service departing in the morning and afternoon.
    Yogyakarta and Solo are connected by several Prambanan Ekspres trains.