Where is Surakarta Located?
Surakarta (also called Solo) is a city in the south of Indonesia in Central Java in the province of Jawa Tengah on the river Solo with 606,700 inhabitants. It lies about 90 m above sea level.
What Country is Surakarta in?
In Surakarta there are mechanical, textile, furniture, cigarette and food industries. In addition, there are dye-houses and Pottery, wood carvings and musical instruments are manufactured. The city serves as a marketplace for rice, sugar cane, rubber, corn, cassava, and Indigo, grown in the surrounding fertile plain. The city is a road and rail hub.
The city has a branch of the Islamic University of Yogyakarta.