Many of Yogyakarta’s key attractions are located near to Cangkringan, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s list is the wonderful Merapi Golf Course and the ever-popular Gunung Merapi National Park. Also, well worth the effort are Prambanan Temple and Candi Sari.
Visitors to Cangkringan, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. There are plenty of excellent places to take the family for a few hours including Museum Dirgantara in Baturetno and Affandi Museum.
Some of Yogyakarta's best attractions are in the Cangkringan area, including Candi Sambisari in Depok, Tugu Monument and the Yogya Kembali Monument. Blow the dust from the pages of Yogyakarta’s past by visiting heritage sites, such as the Ratu Boko Palace in Prambanan.
To get active in nature, book a round at the Adisucipto Golf Course in Depok.
Get familiar with the local fashion and treat yourself to a new outfit in the nearby shopping hotspots such as Galleria Mall and Saphir Square.
To make sure you get the most out of Cangkringan, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Phoenix Hotel Yogyakarta - MGallery Collection, the Grand Aston Yogyakarta, and the Novotel Yogyakarta.