About Yogyakarta Province
The Special Region of Yogyakarta (or Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY)) is a melting pot for history, culture and modernity that brings a beautiful harmony. Led by a Sultan, Yogyakarta still maintains its age-old cultural tradition. The magnificence of its diverse historical sites also makes this region as a cultural heritage in Central Java.
Prambanan Temple – the biggest Hindus temple in Indonesia – is one of the enchanting historical sites in Yogyakarta among the others. The Borobudur Temple, the world's biggest Buddhist temple, also lies nearby. During the annual Vesak ceremony, the Borobudur complex area will be filled with thousands of...