"Going to Yogyakarta, please..." Indonesia Things to Do Tip by ukirsari

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Going to Yogyakarta, please visit Imogiri. A cemetery for the Kings of Mataram (ancient Yogya). Mystical place in a valley, but friendly and full of ancient sense. Maybe we can compare it with Luxor in Egypt in different views. Many gates will waiting for us, like many pyramids there.
Before we find the entrance, we have to walk to the top of the valley which the cemetery is located. If you can count amount of stairs during walking, yo can get what are you dreaming of. But coicidentally, not all of the visitors can do this well. Only few, maybe 1 in thousands :)

Directions: Approximately more than 50 km outside Yogyakarta. Not in a straight way, but have many chicanes so you have to be careful in driving. And if you're lucky, you can visit the place by backside, so you d

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  • Updated Aug 26, 2002
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