This research focuses on sustainable tourism development namely the Yogyakarta Special Region (YSR) with a case study in Nglanggeran Tourism Village. YSR, simply called as Yogyakarta, is the 2nd famous tourist destination after Bali Island. Located in the middle of Java Island, it takes only about 1.5 hour to reach from Bali Island by plane. Yogyakarta is a famous icon of Javanese culture and the Sultanate Palace (1450s) was constructed there more than 550 years ago. Enriched with Javanese culture attractions, historical places and marvelous natural resources, the interests to visit Yogyakarta keeps growing rapidly year by year from both the domestic and international tourists.