Yogyakarta is the capital city of Yogyakarta Special Region, Indonesia. Yogyakarta is well-known of The City of Education. Its a melting pot of modern standard education and cultural heritage, where students from all around Indonesia come to study here.
As the host of The 2nd ASEAN Youth Initiative Empowerment Program 2017 offers beautiful nature. On the north of Yogyakarta lies Mount Merapi, which is known as one of the world’s most active volcanoes. Yogyakarta borders with Indian Ocean, where many beaches can be found in the south area of Yogyakarta.
Besides the amazing views of nature, Yogyakarta attracts many people because of the cultural heritage, such as Batik. The participants will get to know the process of making Batik. Then, the participants of AYIEP 2017 will have the chance enjoy the gigantic landmark of Indonesia by visiting Borobudur. The visit of Yogyakarta will not be complete without having the tour of local culinary and find the good quality of local products to be brought back.