6 days in Semarang, Solo & Yogyakarta Itinerary

6 days in Semarang, Solo & Yogyakarta Itinerary

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6 days in Semarang, Solo & Yogyakarta Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Taxi:  5​h
1
Semarang
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Solo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Yogyakarta
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Semarang

Semarang ©
An Indonesian port city, Semarang remains best known for its Dutch colonial architecture and 15th-century temple.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): admire the striking features of Central Java Grand Mosque. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddhagaya Watugong Temple, then appreciate the history behind Sam Po Kong Temple, and then admire the landmark architecture of Lawang Sewu Building.

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Singapore, Singapore to Semarang is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to West Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Solo.

Things to do in Semarang

Historic Sites
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Sam Po Kong Temple ©
Sam Po Kong Temple
Lawang Sewu Building ©
Lawang Sewu Building
Central Java Grand Mosque ©
Central Java Grand Mosque

1
night
Solo

Solo ©
Traditional Javanese culture thrives in the city of Solo (also called Surakarta), from ancient arts such as wayang puppetry, dangdut music, and Solonese dance, to the production of batik, a traditional patterned fabric.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Agung Surakarta Mosque, see the interesting displays at Museum Batik Danar Hadi, and then steep yourself in history at Kampoeng Batik Laweyan.

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Drive from Semarang to Solo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Solo sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yogyakarta.

Things to do in Solo

Historic Sites Museums
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Kampoeng Batik Laweyan ©
Kampoeng Batik Laweyan
Museum Batik Danar Hadi ©
Museum Batik Danar Hadi

3
nights
Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta
Yogyakarta is a city on the island of Java in Indonesia. Get out of town with these interesting Yogyakarta side-trips: Borobudur Temple (in Borobudur) and Prambanan Temples (in Prambanan). There's much more to do: contemplate the geological forces at Puncak Merapi, get in on the family fun at Taman Pintar Science Park, shop like a local with Malioboro Road, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Jogokariyan Mosque.

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Traveling by car from Solo to Yogyakarta takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Yogyakarta are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yogyakarta

Historic Sites Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Yogyakarta Region, Prambanan Temples, Borobudur Temple
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Borobudur Temple
Borobudur Temple
Prambanan Temples ©
Prambanan Temples
Puncak Merapi ©
Puncak Merapi

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