Sunday, 21 July 2019 | 22:01 WIB

Four Affordable Tourism Sites to Visit in Solo and Salatiga

Bukit Cinta (hipwee)

SURAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - If you are planning a vacation in Central Java with a low budget, visiting Salatiga or Solo can be a solution. In these destinations, you can easily find culinary locations with friendly prices in the pocket and various affordable tourist attractions in both cities.

For those of you who want to maximize the budget when visiting these two cities, here are affordable tourist locations that you can put in your travel plans.

1. Muncul Natural Baths, Salatiga
Located in Muncul village, this one natural bath is a must for you to visit with your family while on vacation in Salatiga. You can feel the sensation of freshness of natural water, directly from the spring, and swim with the small fish that live in it.

To enter and enjoy the facilities at this natural bath, you are only charged IDR 5,000 per person. Visiting this place with family can be an alternative to unwind by enjoying the coolness of the beautiful village of Muncul.

2. Bukit Cinta, Salatiga
Bukit Cinta is one of the tourist sites in Salatiga which borders the City of Semarang. Visiting this tourist site can be a solution for those who are on a low budget vacation, because in addition to the ticket price which is only around IDR 7,500, through this tourist location you can also enjoy the beauty of Rawa Pening.

With a low cost, you and your family can enjoy the beauty of the natural panorama and the cool air around Bukit Cinta.

3. Surakarta Hadiningrat Palace, Solo
For those of you who visit Solo, it's less complete if you don't visit Surakarta Hardiningrat Palace. Here, you can enjoy historical tourism with children while admiring the beauty of the palace architecture that is still awake.

The thing you should pay attention to is that not all the palace areas can be visited. The palace area is open to the public, one of which is a large pavilion which is located at Sasana Sewaka.

Here, visitors are usually treated to dance and gamelan performances. You can also visit the Surakarta Palace Museum. To visit the museum, you will be charged around IDR 10,000.

4. Fort Vastenburg, Solo
Another historical tour that you can do in Solo is visiting Fort Vastenburg. You can see traces of colonial heritage. This building was also a silent witness to the struggle of the Indonesian people against the colonial government, which at that time was told to be arbitrary towards the Solo community.

This one tourist destination is suitable for you who want to enjoy historical tourism at low prices. You only need to pay the entrance ticket for IDR 10,000.

Those are the affordable tourist locations in Solo and Salatiga that you need to include in your itinerary. In compiling the tourist locations that you will visit, you should also consider the distance between tourist locations. This is important, because if you can find a nearby tourist location and can be reached on foot, you can save on transportation costs.

You are also advised to compare prices before booking an inn. If you plan to do a lot of activities outside, you should just choose a simple, cheap, comfortable and safe lodging around the tourist location you want to go.

For those of you who are interested in trying to go to Solo or Salatiga, don't forget to book accommodation before leaving for the two cities. Information regarding hotels in Salatiga or affordable accommodation in Solo can be easily obtained through the Airy app or page. In addition, Airy application users are also available with various Airy promos that you can enjoy when making hotel or flight ticket bookings.