06/11/2014 Itinerary Program:
DAY 01. PICK UP AT HOTEL IN BALI ISLAND AREA – BANYUWANGI, JAVA ISLAND (L)
Morning pick up service at hotel in Bali area (7 AM / 8 AM the recommended time). Depart to Banyuwangi inJava island. Take ferry from Gilimanuk port to cros Bai strait to reach Ketapang port in Banyuwangi, Java island. Lunch served at local restaurant. Transfer to hotel. Free and easy program at your leisure.
DAY 02. IJEN LIGHT TREKKING – MOUNT BROMO AREA (BL)
At 4 am (recommended time), by 4WD jeep from hotel in Banyuwangi depart to Ijen ranger post (1 – 1.5 hour). Start light trekking up to get to Ijen crater. Ijen crater is a gigantic crater and is measured 1 km in diameter and 175 meter in depth. A place for traditional sulphur mining. Finished this unforgettable trip (around 9 am), back to hotel. After check out time. Proceed to Bromo area (5 hours drive). Afternoon arrival at Bromo area, check in at hotel and free program.
DAY 03. SUNRISE PANANJAKAN - MT. BROMO CRATER – YOGYAKARTA (BL)
Early morning at 4 am, by 4WD jeep pass through shimmering sea of sand,drive to Mt. Pananjakan (2,775 meter ASL). It is a great spot to enjoy spectacular sunrise. Trip then continued by riding on a horse back (Optional) to climb up till the rim of Mt.Bromo crater. Bromo crater is considered as a sacred place for Hindu community at Bromo and Tengger area and it is to throw offering when Kasodo holy ceremony is held.
Upon completion, return to hotel for breakfast and packing up, then continue driving trip to Yogyakarta area (9 - 10 hours drive). Arrive in Yogya, check in at hotel. Free and easy program.
DAY 04. PRAMBANAN PLAIN – MERAPI VIEW – YOGYAKARTA CITY TOUR - SUNSET AT PARANGTRITIS BEACH (BL)
After breakfast, depart tour to Prambanan Plain visiting main Prambaan temples compound and several other temples such as, Lumbung, Bubrah and Sewu temple. Next, continue trip to King’s Boko Palace temple located near by Prambanan main temples. It is a large complex of ancient building (period of construction not yet identified) situated on the rocky hill surrounded by countryside area. Tour then continued by visiting Kaliadem village on the southern slope of Mt. Merapi at 5 km distance from the summit. Kaliadem itself is famous as a good spot for Merapi volcano viewing activity. Drive back to Yogyakarta town to visit Sultan Palace, Ngasem Market and Tamansari. Extra visit to Batik center and silversmith in Kotagede to see both products being processed. Lunch served at local restaurant. Afternoon proceed to Parangtritis area (30 km south of Yogyakarta town), visiting fisherman village, Depok beach with sand dunes view and enjoy sunset. Return to hotel.
DAY 05. BOROBUDUR – DIENG PLATEAU TOUR (BL)
Morning after breakfast or earlier at 06.00 depart 42 km to the NW of Yogyakarta to visit Borobudur. A UNESCO world heritage site. 8th century Buddhist monument, the world’s largest. 7 terraces to the top represent the steps from earthly realm to Nirvana. Reliefs depicting the birth, enlightenment and the death of the Buddha. Extra visit to Pawon and Mendut tempe located near by and are believed to have been built on one straight line with the Borobudur. The journey then continued to Dieng Plateau pass through dramatic street between two soaring sky mountains of Sindoro and Sumbing. Dieng is located in the Central Java’s hinterland on 2.000 m elevation. The area is dotted with Hindu-Buddhist temple ruins and several calderas of an extinct volcano. Surrounded by jagged, mist shrouded mountains and local potato plantation provide travelers more refreshing look of Central Java. Arrive in Dieng visiting Pandawa Lima temples, Sikidang crater and Telaga Warna volcanic lake. Lunch served at local restaurant before return to hotel in Yogyakarta.
DAY 06. YOGYAKARTA - BANDUNG (B) By Train
Breakfast and lunch served in box. Check out from hotel and with guide transfer Yogyakarta train station for taking morning train to Bandung. (Train name: Lodaya Pagi. Class: Executive A. Leaves: 08:00 HRS – 15:41 HRS). Afternoon arrive in Bandung, transfer to hotel. Free and easy program at your leisure.
*Note: Trip by train from Yogyakarta to Bandung takes approx. 8 hours. For lunch, it is recommended to order it from hotel in Bandung (in box style) before departure to Yogyakarta.
DAY 07. NOTHERN BANDUNG TOUR (TANGKUBAN PERAHU VOLCANO – CIATER HOT SPRING) (BL)
Have breakfast at hotel. Drive to Mt. Tangkuba Perahu to see Ratu Crater. Next, drive via Lembang area, stop by and pay visit to milk manufacturing center before reaching Ciater Hot Sprimg. Ciater is an area to enjoy the warmth of sulphurous water which is good for skin medication. Finished the tour, back to Bandung city. On return to hotel, several photo stops will be offered at places such as Merdeka Building - a place of Asian-African Conference in 1955,Geological Museum which kept ancient objects such as Java Man fossil, etc. Sate Buiding, a central of west Java Province Government, which build in 1920 by the J. Gerber Architect with the Italian Architecture style of Renaissance period, Spain and Siam. West Java Struggle Monument (photo stop) that stand opposite with Sate Building. And last, shopping to many Factory outlet, around R.E. Martadinata street.
DAY 08. BANDUNG – PUNCAK - JAKARTA (BL)
After breakfast and check out from hotel in Bandung. Depart to Jakarta pass through Puncak area, which is famous for its’ beautiful landscape and vast green tea plantation with refreshing mountain atmosphere. Frequent stops and photo takings are very possible to do when transit at this area. If you wish, you can take Tea Walk at Gunung Mas plantation. After lunch, continue drive to Jakarta. Upon arrival, check in at hotel. Free and easy program.
DAY 09. JAKARTA CITY TOUR (BL)
Breakfast at hotel. Depart Jakarta city tour visiting Taman Fatahilah museum, Sunda Kelapa Old Harbor, Old Jakarta / Batavia and Chinese area at Glodok. Lunch served at local restaurant. upon completion, return to hotel.
DAY 10. JAKARTA - DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at hotel. free and easy until check and transfer to Jakarta airport (Time to check out and transfer to the airport adapted with your your flight schedule. End of service
Private tour arrangement as mentioned on the above program.
Private air conditioned private transport (Inclusive driver, petrol, all parking & toll fees).
9 nights accommodation (as specified on the above details).
Meals ( Indicated by B = breakfast, L = lunch) as specified per program.
Train tickets (Executive class) Yogyakarta - Bandung.
Entrance tickets and all admission fee.
Guide service (English speaking guide) and local guide for specific objects.
Mineral water during tours.
4WD Jeep transport during excursion at Bromo area.
4WD Jeep transport during excursion at Ijen area.
Ferry tickets Java – Bali.
Flight tickets (Domestic & International flights).
Optional tours (If any) or other tour activity not mentioned on the above program.
Personal expenses (laundry, phone, internet, additional meal or drink, etc).
Hotel / Accommodation in Bali island (On your own booking).
Any other item not specified as Inclusions.
More information, question or request quotation please contact:
JAVA LOTUS TRAVEL Tour Service & Tour Operator
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Yogyakarta 55153 Java Indonesia
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JAVA LOTUS TRAVEL is Yogyakarta based Tour Service and Tour Operator organizes and offers wide range of tours and holiday packages in Yogyakarta and many popular destinations in Java island, Indonesia. From simple tour arrangements to some popular attractions such as Borobudur, Prambanan, Dieng Plat…