06/11/2014 Itinerary Program:
DAY 01. ARRIVAL JAKARTA
Arrival Jakarta. Meet and greet by tour guide and our staff (afternoon arrival). Direct transfer to hotel. Free and easy program at your leisure.
DAY 02. 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 and free program.
DAY 03. JAKARTA – PUNCAK – BANDUNG. (BL)
After breakfast and check out from hotel. Depart to Bandung city 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 Bandung. Upon arrival, check in at hotel. Free and easy program.
DAY 04. 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 05. BANDUNG - YOGYAKARTA (B) By Train
Breakfast and lunch served in box. Check out from hotel and with guide transfer to Bandung train station for taking morning train to Yogyakarta. (Train name: Argo Wilis. Class: Executive A. Leaves: 08:00 HRS – 15:07 HRS). Afternoon arrive at Yogyakarta, transfer to hotel. Free and easy program at your leisure.
Note: Trip by train from Bandung to Yogyakarta takes approx. 8 hours. For lunch, it is recommended to order it from hotel in Bandung (in box style) before departure to Yogyakarta.
DAY 06. BOROBUDUR – MERAPI VIEW – YOGYAKARTA CITY TOUR – PRAMBANAN (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.
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 explore 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.
Return to hotel.
DAY 07. YOGYAKARTA – SOLO – BROMO AREA (BL)
Breakfast at hotel, check out and depart long journey to reach Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park in East Java (9 – 10 hours drive). On route, stop by at Solo town to visit Mangkunegeran palace, known as another remaining Javanese culture center in Java. Lunch served at local restaurant. Late afternoon arrival at Bromo area, check in at hotel and free program.
DAY 08. SUNRISE PANANJAKAN - MT. BROMO CRATER – BANYUWANGI NEAR IJEN (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 is to throw offering when Kasodo holy ceremony is held. Upon completion, return to hotel for breakfast and packing up, then transfer to Banyuwangi located near Ijen area. Lunch at local restaurant. Late afternoon arrive at Banyuwangi area and direct check in at hotel. Evening free program.
DAY 09. IJEN LIGHT TREKKING – TRANSFER TO SURABAYA OR KETAPANG FERRY PORT (B)
At 4 am (recommended time) wake up call. 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. Upon completion tour at Ijen crater, back to hotel. Rest and relax before check out and transfer to Surabaya OR Ketapang ferry port.
End of service.
Private tour arrangement.
Private air conditioned private transport (Inclusive driver, petrol, all parking & toll fees).
8 nights accommodation.
Meals ( Indicated by B = breakfast, L = lunch) as specified per program.
Train tickets (Executive class) Bandung - Yogyakarta.
4WD Jeep transport during excursion at Bromo area.
4WD Jeep transport during excursion at Ijen area.
Entrance tickets and all admission fee.
Guide service (English speaking guide) and local guide for specific objects.
Mineral water during tours.
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).
Any other item not specified as Inclusions.
More information, question or request quotation please contact:
JAVA LOTUS TRAVEL Tour Service & Tour Operator
Timuran MG III/119 B
Yogyakarta 55153 Java Indonesia
Phone : +62 821 3458 9308
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Contact Person: Arif
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…