Bantul is both the name of a regency and town in Yogyakarta best known for its gorgeous Parangtritis coast and handicrafts. Besides Parangtritis, other beaches in Bantul to enjoy include Parangkusumo, Depok, Samas, and Kuwaru, and art and cultural highlights that you’ll find are within the handicraft producing communities of Kasongan, Pundong, Pucung, Gendeng, ... More>and Krebet, ranging from wood carvings, quality batik textiles, and wayang puppets. The batik produced in Bantul is highly regarded for its handcrafted quality. The Gabusan Art Market on Jalan Parangtritis is a great stopover to see all items in one place. For a very unique stay experience in Bantul, try d’Omah Hotel Yogyakarta, located in the craftsman village of Tembi, or opt for the three-star Dusun Jogja Village Inn, only 20 minutes’ drive from the Adi Sucipto airport.