Want to visit the newest Jogja tourist attractions in 2023? You can consider visiting Obelix Village in Sleman, which just opened at the end of 2022.
This new tourist spot in Jogja opened for the first time on October 15, 2022. This tourist spot is managed by All Obelix management with a back to nature concept. Located in an area of 4 hectares, there are many interesting spots that can be visited for weekend getaways with family and friends.
To find out more about this tourist spot in Sleman, TripZilla Indonesia collected some important information about this place. Everything is summarized and packaged through the exposure below. Check it out, huh!
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1. Location and route to Obelix Village
This tourist area is located in Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta. The full address is Jl. Memories, Krandon, Pandowoharjo, Kec. Sleman, Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta 55512.
To get to this tourist area is not difficult because access is easy and convenient. For those who use motorcycle taxis or online taxis, all you have to do is enter your destination to get to the location. But for those who bring their own vehicle, there are some signs that must be followed.
From Tugu Yogyakarta, you can start your journey following the route to Jalan Magelang. After that, follow Jalan Magelang, past the ringroad intersection, straight on to Denggung Sleman Square until you find an intersection with a red light. From the intersection, you can direct your vehicle by turning right and just following the road signs to Obelix Village. From Tugu Yogyakarta to this tourist area it takes about 30 minutes with normal traffic conditions.
2. Operating hours and ticket prices for Obelix Village
The operating hours of this tourist area can be said to be friendly for local and international tourists. For weekdays, from Monday to Friday, this tourist area does not start at 10.00 WIB to 22.00 WIB. Meanwhile, on weekends, Saturdays and Sundays as well as national holidays, operating hours are longer, from 7.00 WIB to 23.00 WIB.
How about the price of admission to this tourist area? For weekdays from Monday to Friday, ticket prices are priced at 20,000 IDR per person. Meanwhile, for Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays, Obelix Village ticket prices are priced at 25,000 IDR per person.
The ticket prices above are only for tickets to enter this tourist area. To be able to enjoy the existing playground, visitors still have to pay for another ticket. For the Little Zoo and River Deck, for example, tickets are priced at 15,000 IDR per person. As for vehicle parking, the management also installs a levy of IDR 2,000 for motorbikes and IDR 5,000 for cars.
3. The attractiveness offered
Then, what makes this area so viral in recent times? Located on an area of 4 hectares, there are many interesting spots and rides that can be visited. This cannot be separated from the concept of family-friendly tourism in this place.
Little Zoo become one of the spots, which offers the opportunity for visitors to interact directly with exotic animals. The collections owned by Little Zoo Obelix Village are also quite large, such as reptiles, poultry and livestock and several types of fish. Visitors can also ride a horse around this area.
There are also Flower Gardenwhich promotes colorful flora tours. Mini Farms It is also an interesting educational spot because visitors are introduced to how to plant vegetables. Labyrinth Park become one of the interesting and challenging rides for visitors to find a way out.
River Deck is another vehicle that is right for those who are interested in taking pictures for their social media feeds. Pulen Kopi Ponti and Resto Petit Paris into two places to pamper your stomach and tongue in this region.
4. Facilities owned
As one of the tourist spots with the concept of open nature and one stop entertainment, Obelix Village has complete facilities. This allows visitors to relax longer without having to leave this area.
The facilities include a parking lot that can accommodate dozens of motorcycles and dozens of cars. In addition, there is also a place of worship for Muslims, as well as toilets and a souvenir shop. Entertainment and live music also available to entertain visitors at certain times.
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How about you, are you interested in visiting this new tourist area in Jogja on weekends with your family or friends? Keep maintaining the cleanliness of the surrounding environment and respecting others, okay!
Al image credit to: Obelix Village Official Instagram