The Top 10 Indonesian Treasures In Java

Java in Indonesia is lies between Bali and Sumatra is a land of a number of natural wonders like a number of volcanic hotspots, jungles, beaches, monuments, UNESCO heritage sites, ancient temples, and Natural Parks. Everywhere you can find the architectural style of Traditional Indonesia and its culture. Also, you can enjoy all the modern lifestyles of the city including shopping, World class hotels, etc. The Must visit areas in Java:

1. Prambanan Temple

Address: Jl. Raya Solo - Yogyakarta No.16, Kranggan, Bokoharjo, Kec. Prambanan, Kabupaten Sleman, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta 55571, Indonesia.

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Prambanan Temple Photo

This is the largest Hindu temple in Indonesia would attract you with its stunning architecture. This 9th-century temple is dedicated to Divinities in Hindu worship. This temple complex consists of 240 small temples. This has been included in the UNESCO World heritage list and gives you the idea about the architectural history of Indonesia.

2. Mount Bromo

Address: Mt Bromo, Area Gn. Bromo, Podokoyo, Tosari, Pasuruan, East Java, Indonesia.

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You can find this active volcano within Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, East Java with the area of 800 square km. This is the highest mountain in Indonesia with a height of 2,392 meters and gives amazing views of landscapes. This is a mythological site for local people and they believed that the place is sacred and conducting festivals of God annually. Also, you can find many other volcanoes surrounding to it and this is a popular hiking and sunrise watching point for visitors.

3. Ijen

Address: Ijen, East Java, Indonesia.

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Ijen Photo

Another visual treat of active volcanoes located nearly Banyuwangi region. Kawah Ijen is another name of Ijen and a popular hiking spot in Java. Ijen cater was formed due to massive eruptions of very long ago. Also, you can find the most acidotic lake in the World in the middle of this volcano, very attractive sulfur-colored lake.

4. Green Canyon

Address: 23 Paskal Mall Lt.1 Unit 30, Jl. Pasir Kaliki No.25-27, Kb. Jeruk, Kec. Andir, Kota Bandung, Jawa Barat 40181, Indonesia.

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Green Canyon Photo

Green Canyon is an ever time favorite tourist destination in Indonesia. The green water and surrounding greeneries make this name meaningful. This is located in Kertayasa Village in West Java. From here you can enjoy boat trips to the inner beauty of the jungle through Calm River, one of the most interesting things you can enjoy with family. Also, you can enjoy swimming, climbing, fishing, etc over here.

5. National Museum of Indonesia

Address: Jl. Medan Merdeka Barat No.12, Gambir, Kecamatan Gambir, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10110, Indonesia.

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National Museum of Indonesia Photo

This archaeological museum is located in Jakarta tells you the history of Indonesia through a visit. With the vast collection of 141,000 from the categories of history, geography, numismatics, archaeological, etc, becomes one of the finest museums in Indonesia. Also, you can find various stone statues of Buddhist from ancient Java and Sumatra.

6. The Palace of Yogyakarta

Address: Jl. Rotowijayan Blok No. 1, Panembahan, Kecamatan Kraton, Kota Yogyakarta, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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The Palace of Yogyakarta Photo

Another historical site in Java; The Palace of Yogyakarta illustrating the culture and tradition of Java and a great museum for visitors. This was a residence of Sultan of Yogyakarta and his family. Every artwork you can find over there has some connections between God, man, and nature. It has several elegant pavilions made of ancient beliefs and worth to watch.

7. Baluran National Park

Address: Area Hutan/Kebun, Sumberwaru, Banyuputih, Situbondo Regency, East Java, Indonesia.

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Baluran National Park Photo

Baluran National Park is situated in East Java is rich with savanna, mangrove forests, low land forest, and so many hills. Baluran hill is the highest peak in this Park. It maintains 444 species of trees, 26 mammal species, and habitat of 155 varieties of birds.

8. Papuma Beach

Address: Papuma Beach, East Java, Indonesia.

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Papuma Beach Photo

Another highest attractive spot for tourists is Papuma beach which is located in Jember District, East Java. This is a family beach with white sand crystal clear water. There are number boat trips available for visitors that take you to the rock formations through an amazing ride. Also, there is a number of resorts and restaurants available that makes your trip more convenient.

9. Tangkuban Perahu

Address: Tangkuban Perahu, Cikahuripan, Lembang, West Bandung Regency, West Java, Indonesia.

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Tangkuban Perahu Photo

Another volcanic hotspot of Java; Tangkuban Perahu. What makes Perahu so impressive its overturned boat shape. Also, this is a popular hiking spot in Java and at the top, you can enjoy the beautiful sceneries like hot water springs, landscapes, etc.

10. Borobudur Temple

Address: Jl. Badrawati, Kw. Candi Borobudur, Borobudur, Kec. Borobudur, Magelang, Jawa Tengah, Indonesia.

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Borobudur Temple Photo

Don't miss to visit the World's largest Buddhist temple which was made up of 9th Century. In 1982, this temple included in UNESCO World Heritage list. This is a popular pilgrim site in Indonesia and ranked as the single most visited monument in Indonesia. The stunning architectural stonework, design, hilltop location, stone- carving decorations, etc make this monument a unique one.

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