Sultan Palace Yogyakarta
hireadriver.id – The Sultan Palace, also known as the Kraton Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat, is the royal palace of the Sultan of Yogyakarta, located in the heart of Yogyakarta city in Indonesia. The palace complex is a cultural icon of the city and is also known for its unique Javanese architecture and historical significance.
The palace was built in the 18th century and has been the home of the Sultan and his family for generations. The palace complex includes various pavilions, courtyards, and museums that showcase the rich culture and history of Yogyakarta and Java.
Visitors to the Sultan Palace can take a guided tour of the palace complex, which includes a visit to the various pavilions and museums, such as the Museum Kereta (carriage museum), which houses the Sultan’s collection of royal carriages and horse-drawn vehicles. Visitors can also watch traditional Javanese dances and music performances, which are held daily in the palace courtyard.
The palace is open daily, and visitors can purchase tickets at the entrance. It is recommended to wear modest clothing out of respect for the palace’s cultural and religious significance. Guided tours are available in several languages, and visitors can also rent audio guides and information booklets.