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Water Castle (Tamansari), Yogyakarta

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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Head to Water Castle (Tamansari) to view royal buildings and pleasure gardens designed for regal relaxation. Built under the command of Sultan Hamengkubuwono I as a house of rest and entertainment for the royal family, the ample grounds and buildings today function as a cultural center and museum of local history. The bathing areas that give the complex its name provide a fascinating perspective on the life of Sultans. Today the site offers walking routes and a good introduction to local history, with information panels and guided tours available. Use our Yogyakarta vacation planner to arrange your visit to Water Castle (Tamansari) and other attractions in Yogyakarta.
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  • Pros: 1. Nice and friendly tour guides with various of language talents 2. Nice heritage from the bathroom till the admin office for the previous sultans 3. Good for pre wedding or special photoshot C...  read more »
  • Sembari menikmati pariwisata sejarah dari kerajaan kerajaan mataram kuno. Tempat pariwisata yang berada di tengah kota cukup terjangkau.. 
  • This place has an interesting story of how the Sultan will look for his wives or consorts via a tower which overlooks the bathing pools. During the war, the underground passage ways were used for the ...  read more »
  • Lovely staff, moved from his own seat to give us a fan! Mixed Lassi and Mango pancakes were wonderful and very reasonably priced.
  • Good fresh fruit and delicious juices. The very warm and pleasant place. A good address!
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  • Quiet atmosphere with ethnic background art, quite convenient to the memory of the atmosphere of "Tempo DoeLoe" at Cafe Mas Company.
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  • Juice and rice dish were good.
  • Love the concept. The food is delicious.
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