Malls in Yogyakarta For Shopping, Food and Entertainment!
When it comes to shopping in any Indonesian city, nothing can beat the local authentic bazaars which sell the most amazing traditional handmade crafts, accessories, Batik print clothing and authentic Indonesian products. However, for those who wish to avoid crowds while having access to all these items at the same time, not to worry! There are ample malls in Yogyakarta, where you can shop for both budget as well as luxurious items in a comfortable atmosphere although it might burn your pockets a bit, compared to the other bazaars.
So let’s get started and look at the list of malls in Yogyakarta:
1. Malioboro Mall
Located on the famous Malioboro street, this mall is perfect to spend a shopping day with your family. From all the major brands like Guess and Giordano to restaurants like Ichiban Sushi and Taiwan Restaurant, this mall has it all. If you are a fan of silver jewellery, then head over to Surabaya Silver for same amazing collection. This mall also has KFC and McDonald’s that will surely cheer up your kids.The Taste Studio Foodcourt also has a plethora of mouth-watering dishes for you to choose from and end the day by satisfying your sweet tooth at La Moda Del Gelato.
Location: Jl. Malioboro No.52-58,Kota Yogyakarta, Daerah Istimewa,Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Timings: Monday-Sunday- 10:00 AM-9:30 PM
2. Plaza Ambarrukmo
Strategically located around 10mins away from the airport, Plaza Ambarrukmo is one of the most crowded malls in Yogyakarta. It was built in a culturally rich area with a classic architecture and modern interiors. It has seven floors and more than 250 local and international brands. From Guess to Pepe Jeans, at Plaza Ambarrukmo you can shop for both high end as well as budget products. If you want to buy traditional Indonesian Batik apparels, then head over to Batik Keris and to grab a quick meal, there are numerous fast food chains like KFC and Burger King apart from other fine dining options.
Plaza Tunjungan, located at close proximity with Siloam Hospitals,is a ten-storeyed interconnected building, where you can find everything-clothes,accessories,electronics as well as a wide range of restaurants to choose from. Here you will find international brands like Michael Kors and Coach as well as local stores selling traditional handicrafts and souvenirs for tourists. There are a lot of events that take place in this mall throughout the year so keep an eye to make the most of it.
Location: Jl. Laksda Adisucipto No.32-34, Kota Yogyakarta, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia Timings: Monday-Sunday:10:00 AM-10:00 PM
4. Galleria Mall
Galleria Mall is located in the heart of the city and has a good selection of stores selling international as well as locally made apparels like authentic Indonesian Batiks. Apart from all the branded stores and supermarkets, the mall also has a few restaurants and a food court where you can hang out with your friends and family. For the kids, there is a play area on the top floor with some amusement rides to keep them entertained. Although the mall is quite small, it used to be one of the most upbeat malls in Yogyakarta but with newer malls coming up, it has lost quite its charm.
Location: Jalan Ring Road Utara, Sanggrahan, Kaliwaru, Condongcatur, Kec. Depok, Kabupaten Sleman,Yogyakarta, Indonesia Timings: Monday-Sunday- 10:00AM-10:00PM
5. Jogja City Mall
Strategically located in the heart of the city, Jogja City Mall comprises of more than 300 stores which include not only clothing but health, fitness and homeware as well. Some famous brands in this mall include H&M, Sogo, Miniapolis, Uniqlo, Amped Trampoline Park, Marks & Spencer, Ace Hardware, Informa, Hypermart, Celebrity Fitness, Gramedia, Timezone and much more. Not just shopping, but with a movie hall, a large food court and a play area for kids your recreational needs can also be fulfilled here.
Established in 2015, this is one of the largest malls in Yogyakarta with over 300 stores. With big brand names like Parkson Department Store,H&M, CGV Cinemas, Toko Matahari and Hypermart, this mall will cater to all you need from clothing and accessories to homeware and health&fitness. Not just these but here you even have a movie theatre as well as a wide range of food stalls to choose from. Its tagline ‘Your shopping mall’ is truly justified as it offers so many varieties of shops.
Location:Jalan Ring Road Utara,Daerah Istimewa,Yogyakarta,Indonesia Timings: Monday-Sunday-10:00AM-10:00PM
7. Toko Matahari
Toko Matahari is one of the oldest and largest mall chains in Indonesia, established around 60 years ago and now operating across 75 cities in Indonesia. From a wide selection of fashion trends to trendy beauty products and homeware, at this mall, you will find it all. Try to visit this mall during Sale as they offer great discounts during this period.
Location: Jl. Kh Wachid Hasyim,Kota Yogyakarta, Daerah Istimewa,Yogyakarta,Indonesia Timings: Monday-Sunday:9:00AM-9:00PM
No vacation is ever complete without shopping a few specialities from that place as souvenirs for your near and dear ones right? Our guide right here will allow shopping without having to bargain with the street-sellers in the crowd and in the comfort of air-conditioners. So refer to our guide while visiting malls and Yogyakarta and shop till you drop!