Wandering about Ngasem market seems like a must after visiting Yogyakarta Sultan Palace. In addition to its location that is only 400 meters west of the Palace, this market will give important information on what was considered prestige in the past. After horses functioning as means of transportation and kris as a weapon, birds comes the third position as social status measurement. Ngasem Market offers various kinds of birds with their beautiful appearance and voice and the activities of the bird lovers there.
Its location that is not far from the Kingdom was meant for the noblemen to access it easily.
What to buy: Not just bird, buat you also can find many others like cat, dog, rabbit, snake, etc. But the speciality are Birds, beautiful voice of bird
What to pay: depend on what kind animal you buy, and specifications
The shop has it's own home industry production, so you can buy bag basic on you desire including order directly to the owner so that you don't need a broker. You can buy only one bag or buy and order 100 bags, very flexible. Shop service is very personalized and for personal purchase only via personal contact.
What to buy: Here you can buy leather bag, and syntactic nylon bag for backpacking
What to pay: Average price for leather bag Rp 300.000,-and average price for syntactic nylon bag for backpacking Rp 170.000,-.(Small Rp 100.000,-Medium Rp 200.00-Large Rp 300.00).Other product: T-shirt 100% cotton Rp 35.000,-
What to buy:
original Leather bag,wallet, and shoes.
What to pay: Price for original leather bag (Leather bull/cow,snake,crocodile)prices based on bag size:
-Small size leather bag Rp 200.000,-per bag
-Medium size leather bag Rp 300.000,-per bag
-Large size leather bag Rp 400.000,-per bag
Even the EarthQuake hit Yogyakarta in May27, 2006. The development of community center is going on, Recently at Yogyakarta's Jalan Solo, about 5km from Tugu Yogya, a new Deparment store was established by private developer, a place worth to visit called "SAPHIR SQUARE"
What to buy: Here one can buy shoes, shirts, many kinds of handycraft, furniture etc
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