13 days 12 Nights

BEAUTY JAVA ISLANDOVERLAND 13 DAYS

Starting Point : JakartaFinish point : Bali

DAY 01 ARRIVAL JAKARTA (L,D)
Arrived at Soekarno Hatta airport and meet our guide and our representative. Direct transfer to hotel  for overnight. If the time permit, we can make Jakarta city sightseeing. By seeing through the bustling city, Presidential  Palace, National Monuman, Banteng square. Night Stay in Jakarta.

DAY 02 JAKARTA – BANDUNG (B,L)
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Bandung with stop at Bogor to visit Bogor Botanical Garden. The Bogor botanical garden has more than 15,000 species of trees and plants and over  5,000 species of tropical orchids. Continued to Bandung via Puncak. Photo stops admire the Tea Plantation. Night stay in Bandung

DAY 03 BANDUNG (B,L)
Breakfast at hotel, then visiting  Ciater Hot spring water, with passing through the huge wonderful tea plantation. Here, you will be possible to take a bath in the hot natural water pool,  Then continued to Tangkuban Perahu a smoulderring 2000 m wide, surrealistic  volcano 1800 above sea level.. Afternoon back to Bandung  with stop at Padasuka Village to enjoy the Angklung (traditional bamboo instrument) performance at Saung Angklung Ujo. Back to Hotel.

DAY 04 BANDUNG – YOGYAKARTA BY TRAIN (B,L)In early morning transferred  to train station of Bandung to take a morning executive train to Yogyakarta (Breakfast Box). Relax and enjouy  your trip on executive class train. Mid afternoon arrived at Yogyakarta – Tugu train station. Lunch at local restaurant. Transfer to your hotel . In the evening you can take your own programme by taxi or unmachine public vehicle called becak by  your own arrangement and account it to the famed Malioboro street, enjoy the hustle bustle and souvenirs vendors, encourage yourself and try to bargain to get the best offer. By night this street offers lesehan restaurants where lot of local artists will come to you and perform their simple music, etc. (night at Yogjakarta)

DAY 05 CITY TOUR – PRAMBANAN (B,L,D)
After breakfast, in the morning, First visit cigar factory of Tarumartani owned by local government where you still find 100 year-old machine used in producing export quality cigars. See, smell, and taste the difference. Continued to city center direct go to the central of Javanese culture – Kraton Yoyakarta, where the Sultan’s of Ngayogyakarta hadiningrat  stay in. To learn Indonesia you have to learn about Javanese culture. And the center of the culture is in this palace. On certain day you could see the original traditonal performance such as dance, puppet show, gamelan music etc. From Kraton, visit Taman Sari – a ruin of water castle, where it used as leisure park for king’s family. Then, drive to local home industry of Batik and Silverware for its process and collections. Drive to Prambanan , visit the most beautiful Hindu Temple – Prambanan temple. Continued to Borobudur via cangkringan village. If the time permit, viewing the still active volcano – Mt. Merapi in distance in Kaliaddem village. Arrived in hotel at  Borobudur area.

DAY 06 BOROBUDUR SUNRISE – VILLAGE TRIP (B,L)
Break the morning by admiring the sunrise at the top of Borobudur temple. Continued with exploring the temple for more experience. Back to hotel for breakfast and rest. Then, explore the village surround the temple including visit mendut and pawon temple nearby. Check out hotel. Drive to Wonosobo via village route. Arrival in Wonosobo – make a town sightseeing and check in hotel.

DAY 07 DIENG PLATEAU (B,L)
Early morning, drive to Dieng Plateau, and exploring the oldest Hindu temple complex in Java will be enjoyed and visited. Some still active craters and color lakes are the next visits. While taking a deep breath of morning fresh air, you could enjoy the morning life of Dieng’s people starting their work in their vegetable plantation. On the way to hotel, it is possible to stop at tea plantation and tea factory for more exploration. Check out hotel. Drive to Salatiga – via Ambarawa by visiting  Gedong songo temple complex at Ungaran Hill.  Arrival at Salatiga, check in Hotel.

DAY 08 SOLO (B,L)
Breakfast at hotel. Morning drive to Solo city for Solo city tour visit Mangkunegaran Palace, Triwindhu Antique Market, Gamelan / Gong maker at bekonang. Kampung Batik Laweyan Local home industry of Batik at Laweyan. Check in hotel in Solo.

DAY 09 SUKUH – KEDIRI (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel. In the morning, we travel on through lovely countryside to discover the mystery of the 14th century Sukuh temple. Next, we go on up scenic, Winding Mountain road to another 14th century Hindu temple at Cetho to enjoy the beauty of its peaceful surroundings. Then, direct drive to Kediri – a small city in East Java province which famous with ciggarete factory ‘gudang garam’ . Stay Overnight at Kediri.

DAY 10 KEDIRI – MALANG (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel. Check out hotel. Today we will explore Gunung Kelud (Mt. Kelud) with beautiful scenery (please see detail enclosed). Then, drive to malang with stop off visit Panataran Temple in Blitar. Arrival in Malang , make a city sightseeing of Malang. Night stay in Malang.

DAY 11 MALANG – BROMO (B,L)
Start your journey at 02.00 AM to Tosari . Bromo change your coach to local jeep and drive to Pananjakan to enjoy the beauty of nature and the splendid sunrise. Then proceed to Mt. Bromo crater through the shimmering sea of sand (horseback riding included). Then back to your coach and driveback to Malang for free programme. (breakfast box). Night stay in Malang.

DAY 12 MALANG – BANYUWANGI (B,L,D)
After having breakfast, we take a drive to Banyuwangi via southern route with some stops for photo taking and short visit at local village. And direct check in hotel in Ijen for overnight stay

DAY 13 MOUNT IJEN EXCURSION – DROP OFF BALI (B)
Early Breakfast at hotel. Early morning depart to the wholeday excursion to Mt. Ijen and  Ijen Crater shows a special type of volcanic feature common to Indonesia, about 1 km in diameter and 175 meters deep. The floor is covered completely by a warm lake, milky blue green in color, held back by a dam built many years ago by the Dutch, in order to keep the hot mineral, laden water from raining for the crop lands below. Drive to Bali. Crossing the Bali strait on regular ferry, and direct drive for drop off to your hotel in Bali. Tour End.

Hotel :

  1. Jakarta : Batavia**** hotel or similar
  2. Bandung : Sukajadi*** Hotel or similar
  3. Yogyakarta : Crystal Lotus*** hotel or similar
  4. Borobudur : Manohara** hotel or similar
  5. Wonosobo : Krisna**** Hotel or similar
  6. Salatiga : Laras Asri resort*** and spa or similar
  7. Solo : Baron Indah** hotel or similar
  8. Kediri : Grand Surya*** hotel or similar
  9. Malang : Ibis Style*** Hotel or similar
  10. Ijen : Ijen resort and villas or similar

Includes:

  • All tours & transfer as stated on itinerary
  • Mini Bus (for 9-25 pax) or bus (26 pax and up) with air con & music during tours
  • Train tickets from Bandung – Yogyakarta (Executive Class)
  • Ferry tickets across Java – Bali
  • Toll & parking fees
  • 12 nights accommodation, at standard rooms by twin sharing basis
  • 12 x Breakfast at hotels, 12 x Lunch, 5 x Dinner
  • 2 bottles mineral water 600ml served daily for each participants
  • Entrance & donation fees to Tourist Attractions
  • Jeep for Bromo Tour
  • English speaking guide
  • First aid kit

Excludes:

  • International Flight tickets and its airport tax
  • Personal expenses
  • Tip to Tour Leader, Driver & Guide
  • Optional tours
  • Additional meals/services
  • Personal Insurance