10 Shopping Places in Yogyakarta to Buy Cheap Souvenir

10 Shopping Places in Yogyakarta to Buy Cheap Souvenir

Jogja is one of the tourist city that often visited by tourists to enjoy nature tour, history, culture, and also culinary. In addition, Jogja is also a tourist area to look for souvenirs or typical crafts. So do not be surprised if there are many visitor who don’t want to miss the opportunity to shop in Jogja.

Especially before they return to home. All tourists will definitely visit some of shopping place in Jogja below. You will get cheap price, especially if you have good bargain skill. Or, just come to production house directly to see how the craft produced.

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10 Shopping Places in Yogyakarta to Buy Cheap Souvenir

1.      Malioboro

Malioboro seems like no end. From morning till night, even until the morning again, Malioboro never sleeps. Malioboro area is not only suitable for cultural travel where you can enjoy the culture and hanging out ala Jogja citizens. This place also suitable to be a shopping place.

Along Malioboro Street, you can find any shops that sell various kinds of souvenir that suitable for you. Starting from the craft to the fashion items, and you can buy with a relatively cheap price.

2.      Beringharjo Market

If you walk from Tugu Station towards Malioboro, at the end of Malioboro there will be a recommended traditional market. The name is Beringharjo Market. This market also sells a variety items that suitable for souvenirs. In addition, many food to be tasted as culinary tour.

If you didn’t find any souvenir in Malioboro, you can go to this market as an alternative shopping place. Who knows in this market there are souvenir that you seek. This market are also selling vintage items to gadgets.

3.      Klithikan Market

Klithikan market sells various second-hand items. This market is purely a market that sells used goods, such as used vehicle parts, used clothing, antiques, or old-fashioned goods.

If you have an interest in second-hand items for collection, or refurbishment and resale, then this market is suitable for your shopping trip. The market location is in Pakuncen, Wirobrajan.

4.      Manding Tourism Village

Manding leather craft center can be used as the best shopping alternative. There are various leather products are sold at varied prices. The cheapest price can start from $5. While the most expensive price is around $80. Most of them are fashion products.

Some popular fashion products that are always in demand are jackets, bags, shoes, wallets, and small trinkets. The location is on Parangtritis Street km 11, Bantul. Although quite far from the center of Jogja, but the shopping experience there will not disappoint.

5.      Kasongan Tourism Village

Kasongan is one of the recommended shopping spots in Jogja for you who like decoration and ornamental display. Kasongan is an area known as a center of pottery or ceramic handicrafts. Many tourists like to shop there.

Most of these decorations are vases, jars, sculptures, and also decorations for walls. Kasongan Tourism Village is in Bangunjiwo. Still in Bantul area, Kasongan can also be visited as one of shopping alternative and interesting shopping place.

6.      Krebet Tourism Village

There is another tourist attraction in Yogyakarta, namely Krebet Tourism Village. This place is one of the villages that make a variety of batik handicrafts. In contrast to the type of batik made on the cloth, Krebet Tourism Village makes batik on wooden media.

Some materials used as batik include wooden masks, wooden keychains, wooden jewelry boxes, wooden bracelets, and so on. The interesting thing of the craft is that you can also see directly how to make wooden batik.

7.      Keris Handicraft Center

Keris is often regarded as a sacred object. But basically, keris is one masterpiece that has high artistic value. Keris is also still produced well in the village of Banyusumurup, Imogiri. If you really love these antiques, you can try to come there.

This keris production is done by craftsmen from Empu Djiwo Diharjo. Even first, Empu Djiwo Diharjo indeed often make keris for famous people. For you who just want to look around, you can also visit there.

8.      Kotagede

Kotagede is also one of the tourism village in Yogyakarta, which is one of the leading silver handicraft center in Yogyakarta. Tourists who come there mostly already have plans to buy silverware. But not infrequently they just want to learn how silversmiths make the artwork.

There are also many silver handicrafts made the decorations such as souvenirs of puppets, temples, and also other forms. If you interested, please come to Kotagede which is not far from center of Jogja.

9.      Gabusan Art Market

Gabusan Art Market is one of the quite complete market of its collection. As the name suggests, this market sells a variety of art objects derived from some craft centers already mentioned above.

This market is also one of the alternative shopping for you who do not have time to stop at the art craft center. There are many art objects sold, including leather, pottery, silver, wood, bamboo, metal, and so on. All products are sold based on blocks, so they are easier to find.

10.  PASTY

PASTY is one of the recommended shopping places for tourists who like animals. Yogyakarta has a tourist shopping area called PASTY. The location is on Jalan Raya Bantul, Dongkelan. This market not only sells animal, but also plants. You will find a variety of animals and plants here.

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