The sunrise in Jogja is without doubt one of the travel world’s most spectacular and unique experiences.
There is something magical in the process of sunset and sunrise. Not only that, the beautiful colours that hung in the sky would amaze anyone. We bet that each one of us, at one time had tried to capture its beauty through the lens or from our phone.
1. Borobudur Temple
Visiting the awe-inspiring world heritage of Borobudur temple and then watching the sunrise from its grounds is simply out of this world. This is the most visited destination by tourist to watch sunrise in Yogyakarta. It is the ultimate experience for most traveller.
2. Setumbu Hill
The hill itself is gorgeous. Visitors can see a gorgeous sunrise over Borobudur temple from afar and will be blown away by the simplicity of the scenery. It is peaceful and the view is simply spectacular.
3. Merapi Volcano
Trek up Merapi Volcano, an active volcano is not for the faint-hearted or inexperienced, the walk up represents a challenge for even the most seasoned of hikers but, once at the top, the extensive views of the surrounding volcanic landscape and spectacular sunrise makes up for all the time and efforts.
4. Mangunan Fruit Garden
The atmosphere is refreshing and inspiring. Mangunan Fruit Garden is also a place that offers spectacular scenery. The high elevation of this park naturally makes it a great place to enjoy magnificent sunrise and sunset. Visitors will be mesmerized by the curvy Oyo River flowing lazily, meandering between the steep hills below.