13 Feb JAVA AND BALI
JAVA AND BALI ROUNDTRIP
12 Days / 11 Nights
Day 01 : Jakarta
Arrive Jakarta, meet at the SOEKARNO-HATTA airport and transfer to hotel in Jakarta for accommodation. Rest of the day at leisure. Accommodation at hotel
Day 02 : Jakarta Orientation – Ciater B & L
We begin our overland today with a fabulous sightseeing tour of Jakarta to visit the Central-National Museum, Sunda Kelapa fishers and local merchant’s harbour, Fatahilah Square with its old Town Hall inclusive. Then drive to the southward for Ciater, the hot spring resort located in the foot of the Tangkuban Perahu vulcano and surrounded by the tea plantation. In the evening time to enjoy be submerged in the hot spring water swimming pool. Accommodation at Sari Ater Resort
Day 03 : Tangkuban Perahu Volcano & Angklung B & L
Today, a half day excursion to the Tangkuban Perahu Crater. After lunch at local restaurant Lembang witness an Angklung-bamboo orchestra performance played by local children at Padasuka village. Balance of the day free at leisure. Accommodation at hotel in Bandung
Day 04 : Bandung – Borobudur B & L
After early breakfast, transfer to Bandung’s Railway Station for board morning Express Train to Yogyakarta. Enjoy 6 hours trip through mountains hills, terraces of rice field and villages. After dis-embark at Kutoarjo station continue by land transport northward to visit the Buddhist temple, Borobudur, built in the 8th century with its 504 Buddha statues. Accommodation at the hotel in the area of the temple.
This evening, time to enjoy sunset from the Borobudur and explore the temple until 6.20 PM.
Day 05 : Sunrise & See the Village Life B & L
Early morning start to enjoy panoramic scenery and a truly enlightening experience! Early in the morning at approximately 04.30 am after breakfast, this morning tour brings you traveling around villages by local transportation called Andong or horse cart. Along the trip can be seen beautiful sceneries and rural living. Planting of the rice paddies, grinding rice, making tofu, making various craft such as pottery, bamboo, making pottery and other activities you need to know. Rest of the day free at leisure. Accommodation at hotel.
Day 06 : Yogyakarta City Tours B & L
A local expert take you feel the experience by Becak (traditional transport) to visit Tarumartani the Cigar Factory, then proceed to Kraton Palace, Becak will drop till Kraton Palace only, then continue by private car/bus to witness an old Mataram kingdom where you admire culture of Java, Kotagede silver works, Batik home industry & leather handicraft and the Sonobudoyo museum (“daily” open, except Mondays). After lunch at the local restaurant in Yogyakarta proceed to Prambanan the magnificent 9th century Hindu temple also famous as Roro Jonggrang Temple (the slender virgin) with its open theatre. At the appropriate time transfer to airport for flight Garuda, GA. 254 to Denpasar, Bali. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel.
Day 07: Yogyakarta – Solo – Bromo B & L
Journey eastward today from the flat land of the Yogyakarta to Bromo, the last eruption took place in 2004. The history of Mount Bromo eruption is one of the best and interesting facts about this beautiful mountain. On the way stop in Solo to visit Triwindhu Antique Market. Lunch at the local restaurant enroute. Arrival Tosari proceed transfer with local transport for accommodation.
Day 08 : Bromo – Surabaya – Bali B & L
Early morning ( 03.30 am ) drive by a jeep (1 jeep for 4 pax) to Cemoro Lawang village and Mount Penanjakan about 2770m where you can admire the beautiful sunrise and unique view. After sunrise you continue ride on a horse back to Mt. Bromo and pass the spectacular “sea of sand”, and finally climbing 245 steps (Subject to the condition and security of Mt. Bromo) reach the rim of crater. After enjoying the lovely sunrise and view of Mount Bromo return to hotel for having breakfast. At the appropriate time proceed transfer to Surabaya for afternoon flight Garuda or similar to Denpasar, Bali. Upon arrive at Ngurah Rai Airport of Bali meet and transfer to hotel for accommodation. Balance of the day free at leisure.
Day 09 : Free at Leisure B
Today free at leisure. Take the opportunity today to enjoy all the amenities of the island with a thousand temple.
Day 10 : Bali Orientation B & L
The highlight of this tour is the Bedugul Mountain Resort with its beautiful views of Lake Beratan and Ulu Danu temple. Enroute stops will also be made to visit Alas Kedaton the holy monkey forest, Mengwi the former Royal Temple of Taman Ayun and Tanah Lot temple it is spectacular place, possible the best known and most photographed temple in Bali. The temple, perched on a little rocky islet, look superb delicately lit by the down light or starkly outline a sunset.
For the Balinese, Tanah Lot is one of the importance and venerated sea temple. Lunch enroute is included.
Day 11 : Kechak Dance tour B & D
Morning free at leisure, a time to leisurely enjoy this picturesque area.
Early evening trip to a nearby village to see the Kechak (monkey) dance performance from the Ramayana epic, the love story of Prince Rama and Princess Shinta.
Day 12 : Denpasar B
At the appropriate times transfer to airport for your flight home.
Check out time: 12.00 noon.
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B = Breakfast – L = Lunch – D = Dinner
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