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Avoid busy hours

This is a south gate of Kraton that could be passed by 2 cars. But at the mouth of the gate, only 1... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Afifah V
Yogyakarta Region, Indonesia
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South gate

Norboyo Gate is the South gate of the Kraton. It has a stretch of walls on one side where you can... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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21 Jun 2017
“Avoid busy hours”
28 Nov 2016
“South gate”
The southern gate of Yogyakarta Palace.
Kraton Jln. Ngadisuryan, 55133, Indonesia
+62 858-7876-5969
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

This is a south gate of Kraton that could be passed by 2 cars. But at the mouth of the gate, only 1 car could pass. So just obey the traffic lights to avoid the jam when passing here

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Afifah V
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Norboyo Gate is the South gate of the Kraton. It has a stretch of walls on one side where you can actually walk on top.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 26 July 2016

One of two surviving gates of the Jogja fortress of the 18th century. One can climb up the adjoining steps on to the fortress wall. Just south of Alun-Alun Kidul.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is one of the city landmarks being the gateway into the Keraton area. There's a long stretch of wall on one side. I can imagine in the olden days, the wall actually stretched and squared around the palace area. It's actually a busy intersection...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank JoshShoeString
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

it's a gate I guess. nothing too spectacular. romantic local couples at night. we just walked by on the way to eat. wouldn't call it a landmark though. just a gate...

1  Thank Pät S
Reviewed 17 April 2015

this place still original, and good condition. this place mentioned about how big the territory of keraton at that time indirectly. amazing

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Auditya
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We passed this gate after we visited Kraton, and compared to the other gates, this one is nicely preserved. Although there are quite a number of shops nearby and within the vicinity, the gate is still impressive to look at, and compared to the busy...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Rolando Jr L
Reviewed 5 May 2014

This is the impressive South Gate, the best preserved of five gates in the city wall surrounding the Kraton. The walls are actually more exciting than the Palace itself but rarely get any publicity. There are steps up this one and you can walk along...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Jolyon67
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