FESTIVAL GEROBAK SAPI (20-21 October 2018) – Oxcart Festival

WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT THIS EVENT?

ONCE A YEAR EVENT
This event was attended by hundreds of visitors  from all over Yogyakarta.

AWESOME CULTURAL EVENT
You gonna see awesome cultural event, rich in elements of the process and appreciation

UNIQUE PARADE
You gonna see of  Oxcart parade wear unique and exotic decoration.
You also will see so many contest and unique cultural show.

VINTAGE CARRIAGE IN YOGYAKARTA
This event show vintage carriage in Yogyakarta.

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*) Photo source: sanutra.com

DESCRIPTION:

Oxcart parade performed by the Bajingan communities and government tourism department to promote tourism in Yogyakarta. As a transportation in the past time, oxcart also can be icon of tourism.

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*) Photo source: https://kusnantokarasan.com/tag/gambar-gerobak-sapi/

**) Well, you can see how they looks stylish for a carriage, also so colorful.

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*) Photo source: http://jogja.tribunnews.com/2015/04/29/wow-gerobak-sapi-jadi-obyek-wisata-baru-di-kalasan

WHEN?

HELD ON:
October 20th-21st, 2018.

OPEN HOURS:
10.00 A.M – Drop

AGENDA:
Custom mods contest?
Offroad contest?, etc.

The Champions:

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*) Photo source: http://jogja.tribunnews.com/2016/09/25/raih-juara-1-remaja-ini-ingin-tetap-lestarikan-gerobak-sapi?page=2

WATCH THE OXCART FESTIVAL PARADE FROM THE VIDEO:

WHERE IS IT?

LOCATION:
Wedomartani, Sleman, Yogyakarta .

MAP:

 

HOW TO GET TO THE LOCATION?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
There is no public transport to get there. Better you take a scooter taxi such as Go-jek or Grab bike. Their price is reasonable.

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*) Photo source: http://www.harnas.co/

MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
There are strong signal for your smartphone.

CAFE:
There are some simple cafe near the site.

TICKET:
FREE

*) Scooter parking fee is IDR 2k.

**) Better you prepare umbrella or raincoat or poncho, just in case if raining.

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*) Photo source: https://festivalgerobaksapi.com/

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