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Solo Travel Guide

Get going on your epic Solo getaway! Let the savvy team here at Orbitz create irrestistible hotel and flight combos. Feel like saving up to $369^? Just package your bookings by selecting your desired airfares, hotels, experiences and rental cars. With 500 airlines to choose from, you'll be preparing for take off in no time! And if you don't know where to stay, we've got an extensive database of more than 500,000 accommodations across the globe. There are limitless options to craft your own extraordinary vacation, whatever your style, budget or interests.

Where is Solo?

The excitement's rising within. You're on the verge of booking your ticket. But wait — you don't even know where Solo is! Allow us to point you in the right direction. It's situated roughly 290 miles east of Jakarta, the national capital, and 15 miles east of Boyolali.

Places to Visit in Solo

Mangkunegaran Palace can't be missed. This remarkable residence is known for its architecture as well as its decorative features and deep-rooted history. Want some more options? If you're a shopping addict, you'll find a retail wonderland at Solo Paragon Lifestyle Mall. Whether it's general supplies, fashion or souvenirs you're looking for, you're more than likely to discover it here. But that's not all! Look over the items for sale and have a conversation with a few of the locals at Klewer Market.

Car Rentals in Solo

Solo is calling your name, and the best way to see it is with your own wheels. Search, compare and reserve car rentals in Solo in just a few clicks through Orbitz. Ready to step on the gas?

Where to stay in Solo – Hotel Accommodation

You shouldn't have any issues snapping up one of the 48 hotels in Solo. That said, make sure you don't leave it until the last second! Your unforgettable getaway is just around the corner! In the mood for fancy accommodations? You'll feel like a star if you choose to stay at The Royal Surakarta Heritage Solo MGallery by Sofitel or the Syariah Hotel Solo. The Twin Star (Jalan Natuna No 4, Kestalan) and the Simple Inn Solo (Jl. Ahmad Yani 280) are some lower-priced options. Think about trying one if you'd prefer to save money for action-packed activities.

Nearest Airports to Solo

Lay back, whip out your travel pillow and flick through the inflight movies. You'll soon be hitting the runway at Tunggul Wulung Airport (CXP). Sitting 120 miles from the downtown area, this is Solo's most convenient airport.

Popular Places to Visit Near Solo

If you've checked out the best of Solo and have more time up your sleeve, don't worry! Just 25 miles away is Selo, and there's so much here that you certainly won't be bored. If you want to spend the whole day in the area, stop by Gunung Merapi National Park in the morning. Next make your way to Mount Merbabu National Park and the Merapi Museum. Located 30 miles away, Sarangan is another nearby destination. When you come here, be sure to check out Grojogan Sewu Wafterfall, Tirtasari Waterfall and the Sukuh Temple.

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Need to cancel your booking? Scared of getting slapped with a fee? Well — we don't have one!^ With a bit of luck, your hotel and airline don't either, but it would be smart to check in with them beforehand to find out.

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