Central Java province covers the central third of the island of Java, Indonesia. For convenience reasons, this guide will also include Yogyakarta, which is actually a province of itself.
Popular destinations: Yogyakarta
Yogyakarta— despite the official spelling, the name is usually pronounced and not uncommonly written Jogjakarta or just Jogja — is a major tourist destination in Indonesia.
Borobudur is a Buddhist stupa and temple complex in Central Java, Indonesia dating from the 8th century, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Solo the short name for Surakarta, is a major city in Central Java, Indonesia.
Kebumen is a regency/city in Central Java, Indonesia.
The Dieng Plateau is an upland volcanic plain in Central Java, famous for its scenery and ancient Hindu temples.
Salatiga is a town in Central Java, Indonesia. It is known for its cool weather and the Merbabu volcano.
Popular Destinations in Java