Yogyakarta has many beautiful natural tourist destinations. From the beaches on the south coast to the magical mountains at Merapi, Yogyakarta has everything.
Nevertheless, that’s not a reason for Yogyakarta to stop innovating. The number of man-made tourist attractions in the province keeps increasing, including lovely gardens. Here are some beautiful flower gardens that you can find in Yogyakarta.
Nawari Flower Garden
This park offers sunflower garden amidst green vegetation. If you come to take pictures, you can also rent Japanese costumes for maximum uniqueness. The entrance fee to this garden is only IDR6,000 while the costume rental will cost you IDR25,000. The Nawari Flower Garden is located in Bejiharjo Village, Karangmojo District, Gunungkidul Regency.
Celosia Flower Garden
As the name suggests, this park does offer the beauty of the colorful celosia flowers. Red and yellow flowerbed does look so beautiful. This garden is located close to Kukup and Sepanjang Beach. The entrance fee to the park is IDR 5,000, and if you want to buy the flower, you have to pay IDR20,000. The Celosia flower garden is located in Ngalos, Kemadang, Tanjungsari, Gunung Kidul Regency.
Asri Flower Garden
This park offers many captivating photo spots with yellow and red celosia flowers. There are also some unique buildings that can be an additional photo spots. The ticket to the park is IDR5,000, and you can also buy celosia seeds here. The location of the Asri Flower Garden is on the Southern Ring Road, Tegalrejo, Srigading, Sanden, Malangan, Bantul.
Amarilis Flower Garden
The amaryllis flower garden is a seasonal tourist attraction. You can only enjoy the beauty of blooming amaryllis flowers for about two weeks. Amaryllis flowers will usually bloom simultaneously at the beginning of the rainy season. Unfortunately, if the rainfall is too high, the flowers will be damaged. You can find this amaryllis flower gardens in Ngasem Ayu Hamlet, Patuk District, Gunungkidul Regency.
Resoinangun Park has a large collection of beautiful flower species in their area. Like other flower gardens, Resoinangun also presents many charming photo spots. The management even provides a photo platform to make your photos more special. Ticket to the garden is IDR 5,000. The address of Taman Resoinangun is Jln. Samas Beach, Srigading Village, Sanden District, Bantul.
Gumuk Pasir Garden
Parangkusumo sand dune has long been famous for its beauty. This sand dune is located in the vicinity of the legendary Parangkusumo and Parangtritis Beach. A giant and beautiful heart-shaped garden is planted in this sandbank area. Although not as large as other flower gardens, this park can be a side destination when you visit Parangkusumo Beach and Parangtritis.
Perengan Park is a tourist destination that offers the beauty of colorful flower gardens, views of rice fields, and green nature. The flowers are not the only favorite background to take pictures here, there are many visitors who take pictures in the shallots field. Ticket is IDR 5,000. Perengan Park is located in the southern ring road of Yogyakarta, precisely in Soge Hamlet, Sanden District, Bantul Regency.
Glagah Beach Sunflower Garden
This park is located near Glagah Beach Kulon Progo. As the name suggests, this park offers the charm of a sunflower garden. The relatively long distance from Yogyakarta makes this park a stopover destination for people passing around the nearby road. The entrance fee to this flower garden is IDR 5,000. The officialaddress of this park is in Temon, Wates District, Kulon Progo Regency.
Helio Sunflower Garden
Helio Garden is a sunflower garden located in Sleman Regency. Located really close to Merapi Park, this park is visited by many tourists who want to shoot beautiful photos. Ticket is IDR5000. The garden’s address is on Jl. Kaliurang km 21, Purworejo Hamlet, Hargobinangun Village, Pakem District, Sleman Regency.
Mangunan Pine Forest Flower Garden
Mangunan Pine Forest is known as a lovely cool place with beautiful views of the city of Yogyakarta, especially at night. This forest also holds a beautiful secret. On one side of the forest, there is a beautiful garden full of celosia and marigolds. This hidden park is located in Mangunan, Dlingo District, Bantul Regency.
Yogyakarta has many beautiful gardens with colorful flowers. Those gardens are usually located close to popular tourist attractions. If you want to add a unique photo collection, visit these gardens because some of them also provides beautiful costumes.