For the people who live in Yogyakarta, the name of Purawisata Art and Cultural Center, or better known as Purawisata, is not a new thing. For some people, Purawisata is a place where you can enjoy dangdut music show every night.
Likewise, this is a place where Ramayana Ballet is performed. Indeed, Purawisata, which is located one kilometer away from Malioboro Street, offers many kinds of performance you can enjoy every night. Purawisata is worth visiting destination by people in Yogyakarta as well as those outside Yogyakarta. Based on the 2002 Yogyakarta Statistics book published by the Yogyakarta Culture and Tourism Service, TasteOfJogja.com notes that Purawisata is one of ten most visited tourism objects in Yogyakarta. In the statistics, Purawisata stands the seventh number, under Baron and Glagah beaches
Purawisata has a restaurant named Jimbaran Resto, which mixes the atmospheres of Java and Bali. This restaurant serves you with many kinds of local and international cuisine. At night, you can enjoy the light atmosphere of Calypso Café Purawisata, which also has a stage for music performance. You can enjoy a warm and romantic night accompanied by the music performance and the delicious taste of the food served in the café.
. Purawisata divides in some facilities, such as :
- Ramayana Ballet Performance
- Gazebo Garden Restaurant
- Waterboom & Fun Fair
- Taman Bintang Outbound
- Calipso Cafe
- Waroeng Djogja
- Bunda Pertiwi Dance Studio (special Classic and Modern of Javanese Dancing)
- Wedding Package at Gazebo Garden Restaurant