DAY 01: ARRIVAL JAKARTA – BANDUNG
Morning arrival in Jakarta meet our guide then drive to Bandung via Puncak. Drive to Bogor is about 1.5 hours drive, then visiting Bogor Botanical Garden. After that continue to Bandung, along the way you will passing through the huge tea plantation in the Puncak area, with the cool weather and green view along the way. Then continue to your hotel in Bandung area, enjoying free time on your own leisure and meals on your personal account.
DAY 02: TANGKUBAN PERAHU – CIATER HOT SPRING - ANGKLUNG UDJO (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, then you will visit Tangkuban Perahu crater, an active 2000 m wide volcano at 1800 meter above sea level, you can have a light trekking around the crater. Then continue to Ciater Hot Spring with passing through the huge wonderful tea plantation. Here, you will have lunch and possible to take a bath in the hot natural water pool. In the Afternoon back to Bandung with a stop at Padasuka village to enjoy the Angklung (traditional bamboo instrument) performance at Saung Angklung Ujo.
DAY 03: BANDUNG TOUR (B)
Morning drive to Malabar Tea Plantation which has picturesque surroundings. The Malabar Tea Plantation is owned and operated by the state-owned company PT Perkebunan Nusantara in Malabar, West Java, Indonesia. The plantation, established in 1896, resides at approximately 4900 ft above sea level. Then drive back to stop at Bank Indonesia Building, which is located at Jalan Braga, an area known as the center of activities during the colonial era which has an array of old colonial buildings along the street. And finally, it is your time to do shopping at The Secret factory Outlet and Paris Van Java Resort and Lifestyle.
DAY 04: BANDUNG – YOGYAKARTA by train (B)
Transfer to Bandung train station, after breakfast. Upon your arrival in Yogyakarta, your guide will pick you up and then directly transfer to your hotel in Magelang area.
Hotel Plan: Manohara Resort or similar
DAY 05: BOROBUDUR TEMPLE - DIENG
Visit the magical temple of Borobudur in the early morning. Then continue to visit Dieng Plateau, you will explore the Arjuna temple, built in early 7th century, well known as the oldest Hindu temple in Indonesia. Continue to visit Sikidang crater, one of the craters in Dieng plateau that is most active, and the Lake Warna, an exquisitely beautiful lake ranged by highland forest. On your way back from Dieng, you will see the beauty of the countryside, plantation of tea, coffee, tobacco, and other crops. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 06: YOGYAKARTA TOUR
After breakfast, visit Sultan Royal Palace, Water Castle (Taman Sari), Ngasem Bird Market, Batik Home Industry and Silverware at Kotagede. Then continue to Prambanan temple. Back to your hotel and enjoy your own personal leisure. Meals : Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 07: YOGYAKARTA - SURABAYA - BROMO
After breakfast drives to Tugu station and take a morning train to Surabaya, it will take about 5 hours. Arrive at Surabaya at noon and continue drive to Bromo are for about 3-4 hours. Check in to your hotel and enjoy your free time. Meals on your personal account.
Hotel plan: Lava View Lodge or similar
DAY 08: MOUNT BROMO SUNRISE - IJEN
Wake up at 03.00 in the early morning and the Jeep will bring you to the viewpoint at Mt. Pananjakan to enjoy the sunrise with its young volcanic including Mt Bromo and an active Mt Semeru in the background. The adventure continues to Mt. Bromo volcano. Climb up 245 steps of stairs to reach the ridge of Bromo. After this, we will proceed back to the hotel for breakfast. Continue your journey to Mount Ijen area. Overnight at the hotel.
Hotel plan: Ketapang Indah Hotel or similar
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 09: MOUNT IJEN - UBUD
Wake up very early for Mt. Ijen (2,400 m) excursion. This volcano offers a savannah landscape, ruggedly beautiful panoramas, grand hiking, and a placid, brightly yellow crater-lake. Near the summit of Mt. Ijen is a gorgeous crater filled with a haunting turquoise-blue lake with its surface streaked in the windblown patterns of yellow sulfur vapor. By the crater-lake edge, there is evil-smelling sulfur, where local people dig and carrying 60-70kgs on their bare shoulders for 2 miles ascending and descending the steep Mt. Ijen slopes. Afterward, drive back to the hotel. And prepare to drive to Ketapang harbor for ferry crosses to Bali. On arrival in Gilimanuk harbor Bali, continue to drive to Ubud. Lunch at a local restaurant en route.
DAY 08: UBUD VILLAGE – TEGALALANG RICE TERRACE – KINTAMANI - TEGENUNGAN (B)
This Bali tours will bring you to Ubud, a painters community village. Firstly we visit observe the traditional batik and weaving processes. And then proceed to Celuk for its gold and silverworks, Batuan to visit the traditional Balinese house compound before proceeding to Mas, a village famous for its woodcarving. Then to Tegalalang rice terrace, which owns the magnificent view of rice terrace. In Penelokan you can enjoy the marvelous of the still active Mt. Batur and the beautiful blue Lake Batur. Then we continue to Tegenungan Waterfall, beauty and hidden waterfall. Unique for its lush green surroundings and heavy water flow, perfect for swimming and enjoying the freshwater
DAY 09: ORCHID GARDEN - KERTAGOSA - BESAKIH TEMPLE – TIRTA GANGGA (B)
Morning visit to Bali Orchid Garden, Kertagosa in Klungkung, the pre-colonial justice complex of a local kingdom that lay afloat on a giant lotus pond then Balinese biggest and holiest temple at Besakih, majestically situated on the slope of Mt. Agung. Then come across Tirta Gangga the tranquil and ancient bathing pool of the king of the area
DAY 10: BRATAN & TANAH LOT TEMPLE TOUR (B)
A sightseeing tour to visit a beautiful Taman Ayun Temple which is dated back from the Royal Mengwi Dynasty. Continue to Bedugul that located on the shore of Lake Beratan, you can enjoy the cool mountain breeze and view the Ulun Danu Temple. We also will visit Alas Kedaton (monkey forest) where you will be welcomed by tame and friendly monkeys and continue to Tanah Lot temple placed on a huge rock surrounded by the sea and ideal beach to relax and the perfect place to see the sunset.
DAY 11: BALI TO LOMBOK
Free at Leisure
DAY 12: SENDANG GILA WATERFALL (B)
Visiting GUNUNGSARI; a daily market where people sell and buy a variety of daily needs, PUSUK monkey forest, and rice fields; one of the densest tropical reserve rain forests in Lombok. It has a fantastic ocean view and there are friendly monkeys playing on the roadside, it’s definitely worth a stop. SEGENTER; a traditional Sasak house, SENDANG GILE; the highest waterfall in Lombok, MALIMBU CLIFF, the best cliff to view the sunset on the western coastline of Lombok (subject to weather conditions), on the way back to the hotel
DAY 13: GILI NANGGU TOUR (B)
Depart by car from your hotel driving 1.5hours to the southwest coast of Lombok. We start cruising 20minutes from the harbor to Gili Nanggu. It is a tiny island but never crowded, white beaches and a natural paradise as yet untouched by tourism. Back to hotel for overnight
DAY 14: LOMBOK – BALI (B)
At appropriate time transfer to Lombok airport for flight to Bali. Arrival in Bali meet our guide then transfer to your hotel for overnight
DAY 10: BRATAN & TANAH LOT TEMPLE TOUR (B)
A sightseeing tour to visit a beautiful Taman Ayun Temple which is dated back from the Royal Mengwi Dynasty. Continue to Bedugul that located on the shore of Lake Beratan, you can enjoy the cool mountain breeze and view the Ulun Danu Temple. We also will visit Alas Kedaton (monkey forest) where you will be welcomed by tame and friendly monkeys and continue to Tanah Lot, a perfect place to see the sunset.
DAY 15: BALI – DEPARTURE (B)
Free at leisure until appropriate hotel check out time. Then transfer to airport for flight back home
- Tour & Transfer as mentioned in the program
- Air Conditioned Vehicle
- English Speaking Guide
- Accommodation during trip
- Entrance Fee at object visited
- Activities as mentioned in the program
- Meals as per mentioned in the program (B= Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- International or Domestic airline tickets and airport tax
- Tipping, gratuities and other expenses
- Personal Expenses (Extra meals, Beverages, laundry, phone call, Etc)
- Optional Services requests