Yogyakarta (Jogja) backpacker's guide

JOGJA AIR SHOW (24-25 August 2019) – A Venue for All Aerospace Sports Lovers

WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT JOGJA AIR SHOW?

ONCE A YEAR EVENT
This event was attended by thousands of visitors, childrend and their parents and also flight communities from Yogyakarta.

AWESOME ENVIRONTMENT
You gonna see awesome environtment of the beaches, yes Depok beach, Parangksumo beach and Parangtritis beach with awesome atmosphere, you can see the blue sky and sunset in here.

CHEAP
It’s very cheap.

JOY FLIGHT
If you lucky, you will join the flight for free or tandem in paragliding.

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WHAT IS JOGJA AIR SHOW?

DESCRIPTION:

Jogja Air Show is the annual event which organized by Dinas Pariwisata DIY, FASI and TNI AU Adisucipto. It’s a venue for all aerospace sports lovers.

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WHEN AND WHAT THE BEST TIME TO VISIT?

HELD ON:
24 -25 August 2019

OPEN HOURS:
8.00 A.M – 5 P.M

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WHERE IS JOGJA AIR SHOW LOCATED?

LOCATION:
There are 3 location which is close to each other:

  1. Landasan pacu Depok beach, Bantul, Yogyakarta
  2. Parangtritis beach
  3. Parangkusumo beach

MAP OF JOGJA AIR SHOW:


HOW TO GET TO LOCATION?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

You can use Trans Jogja to Giwangan bus station (Terminal bis Giwangan), ticket about IDR4000. Then change bus, from Giwangan bus station to Parangtritis. Then, stop before Parangtritis or Retribution gate. Then, take a taxi motor to the Landasan Pacu Depok beach. Ask bus operator if you confused. Operator will glad to give information. :-)

From Adi Sutjipto Airport :
please take Route 3B – Stop in Giwangan Bus station (Terminal Bis Giwangan)
From Tugu Railway Station :
please take Route 2A – Stop in Tungkak shelter/halte.
Then, take Route 4A – Stop in Giwangan Bus station (Terminal Bis Giwangan)
From Jombor Bus Station :
please take Route 2A – Stop in Tungkak shelter/halte.
Then, take Route 4A – Stop in Giwangan Bus station (Terminal Bis Giwangan)

From Giwangan Bus Station :
please take small bus to Parangtritis beach – Stop before Parangtritis beach or Retribution gate.
Then, take a taxi motor to Depok beach – Stop at Landasan pacu pantai Depok.

*) Trans Jogja operates from 5:30 am until 9:30 pm.

**) Better you rent a car or motorcycle for cheap one. Invite local person as guide (Couchsurfer) for good reason.

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THEMES THIS YEAR: 

“Dirgantara Pemersatu Bangsa”

FEATURING: 

Mustang acrobatic show, aero shop, parachute jumping, paragliding competition, gantole competition, paramotor competition, parasailing with jeep, joy flight microlight trike, aeromodelling, photo contest and live music.

ACROBATIC SHOW

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PARAMOTOR CONTEST

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AERO MODEL PHOTO CONTEST

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THE WINNER

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LIVE MUSIC

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OTHER INFORMATION:

MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
There is a strong telecommunication signal for your cell phone.

CAFE:
There are some simple cafe & restaurant near the site.

*) For foreigner i recommend: Don’t drink with ice cube in any restaurant or street food in Indonesia, because indonesian ice cube made from not boiled water. It contain bacteria (E. Coli) that can makes stomach problem or diarrhea. Indonesian intestine become immune (adapted) to this bacteria, but not for foreigner (american and european especially).

TICKET:
Government Retribution: Rp7500

AERO MODEL PHOTO CONTEST

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WATCH JOGJA AIR SHOW ON VIDEO:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ieaARnGT21g

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQ873PaBbK4

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