1.5 - 3 hours
Start your adventure from your accommodation in Yogyakarta or Borobudur where your friendly, private driver will meet you. Sit back & relax while whilst enjoying a scenic drive to your location Borobudur Village or Yogyakarta Countryside. Drive times for each option are: 1.5-hour drive from Yogyakarta to the Borobudur Village, and 1-hour to the Yogyakarta Countryside. Borobudur Village Option: Take a riding journey through the village and visit the Borobudur Temple area. Witness traditional village life by joining the locals in their everyday activities, such as making cassava chips (Manihot Esculenta), learning to play the local music instrument of Gamelan, and strolling through local vegetable gardens. You can choose to experience the tour by a Horse-Cart or by bike. At the end of your tour you can finish your day wit a bite to eat and some delicious tea. Yogyakarta Countryside Option: Pedal through the picturesque countryside on a Javanese bike. Explore the peaceful Yogyakarta countryside and take part in the daily activities of the locals such as making tempeh (a traditional soy product from Indonesia), ketupat (a type of dumpling made from rice packed inside a diamond-shaped container of woven palm leaf pouch), witness how locals harvest, sow and plow the rice plants. See the local crafts, and don’t miss the opportunity to stop at the local elementary school. After both tours, you will end your day of exploration with a relaxing transfer back to your accommodation through your private driver.
Explore Borobudur Village or Yogyakarta Countryside like a local
Meet with the locals and see how they live
Enjoy cycling along peaceful, picturesque rice fields
Relax in convenience with a free hotel pick-up and drop-off private service
Choose to ride the local hourse cart called Andong in Borobudur Village