Delman / Andong

Delman or Andong is a traditional vehicle or ground transportation equipment in Java, Indonesia. It is used as a transportation by the people in Java, before now abandoned by modern vehicles such as cars and motorcycles.

Delman is a vehicle pulled by horses. This four-legged animal has a powerful energy that can lift more than five people. Delman have another name, namely Andong, Kretek, or Saldo. Initially, only used by the nobility. But now, remains a public transport particularly in Java area. This horse drawn carriage which is called delman is still available in Jogja as tourist transportations.

Riding a delman could give us such a different and special sensation of traveling around the city. It could be much more fun.

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