Day 01 : Arrival in Surabaya – Transfer to Hotel
Upon arrival at Surabaya International Airport, meet & greet by our Java team and direct transfer to Hotel Majapahit, Surabaya for check-in and overnight.
Day 02 : Surabaya City Tour – Transfer to Mt Bromo
Surabaya is the second biggest city in Indonesia after Jakarta, well known as Heroes City. A tall and proud memorial monument stands in the center of the main city to commemorate the heroes who fought and died in the independence war on the 10th of November 1945. Surabaya is the center of government and business activities in the eastern part of Indonesia, and also the Naval Base of Indonesia.
On Surabaya City Tour, places to be visited are:
Tanjung Perak harbour & Kalimas traditional port, House of Sampoerna museum, China Town, Ampel (Arab quarter), KRI Pasopati (Sub Marine Monument) and Mirota handicraft center.
Upon completion of the tour we will drive 4 hours to Cemorolawang village on the crater edge of Tengger ancient caldera overlooking to Mt Bromo.
Day 03 : Early Morning Mt Bromo & Peak of Penanjakan Sunrise Tour – Bromo Village Tour
At 0330 early in the morning you’ll be waken up and the Jeep will bring you to the one of the world’s most famous view point at Mt Penanjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera to enjoy the sunrise (if we’re lucky) with its young volcanic including Mt Bromo and an active Mt Semeru in the background.
Afterward the adventure continue to an active Mt. Bromo volcano to climb up 245 step of stairs (Horse ride is optional). Then the Jeep will bring you back to hotel for breakfast and short break.
Midday we will start our village tour. Here we will observe the Tengger peoples and cultures which significantly different than what is Javanese in general. We also will have opportunities to join them in their farm and also try to buy their fresh vegetables products from local market.
Upon completion return back to hotel.
Day 04 : Mt Bromo – Transfer to Kalibaru village
After breakfast we will leave Mt Bromo to Kalibaru passing a dense tropical rain forest.
Kalibaru is a small hill country village where Margo Utomo Hill View Cottage is located which also the place where we will spend one night.
Margo Utomo is sets in nature beauty of Menyan Hill by the river side, the best place to be away from the crowds. The sound of the water, the cool breeze from the hill are an amazing experience.
Day 05 : Kalibaru Coffee Plantation and Village Tour – Drive to Ijen Eco-Resort & Villa
After breakfast we will join Mini Plantation tour through 13 hectares plantation garden at Margo Utomo Agro Resort, with varities of spices such as nutmeg, pepper, cinnamon, chocolate, coffee and coconuts. We may also discover the extraordinary attraction of a traditional making process of palm tree liquid into coconut sugar. Not to forget the milking cows farm .
We also will try to ride local style Hackney carriage / Andhong tour around the Kalibaru villages, to visit the home industry of red brick, roofing tiles and alloy kitchen utensils.
Upon completion of the tour we will continue to drive to Ijen Eco-Resort & Villa for overnight.
Day 06 : Ijen Crater soft trekking
In the morning after breakfast, start Ijen (2,400 m) Excursion. We drive to Paltuding Ranger Post, the last monitoring station, from which you supposed to take a-3 km trek to the crater. This volcano offers a savannah landscape, ruggedly beautiful panoramas, grand hiking, and a placid, brightly yellow crater-lake. The summit of Mt. Ijen is a gorgeous crater filled with haunting turquoise-blue lake with its surface streaked in the wind blow patterns of yellow sulfur vapor. By the crater lake edge, there is an evil-smelling sulfur where local people digging and carrying 70-80 kgs on their bare shoulders for 2 miles ascending and descending steep Mt. Ijen wall.
Upon completion, we return back to Ijen Eco-Resort & Villa.
Day 07 : Ijen Crater – Drive to Ketapang – Crossing to Bali by Ferry – Overnight at Pemuteran
After breakfast, check-out and leave Ijen to Ketapang Ferry Terminal. Here we will crossing the Java-Bali strait to Gilimanuk (Bali part).
Upon arrival at Gilimanuk, we then continue to drive to Pemuteran bay where we will stay one night at Amertha Bali Villa.
Day 09 : Drive to Airport – Fly to Labuan Bajo
In the morning leave Pemuteran and straight drive to the airport to catch flight to Labuan Bajo.
Upon arrival at Labuan Bajo, meet & greet by our Flores team then transfer to Bintang Flores Hotel, Labuan Bajo.
Day 10 : Labuan Bajo – Rinca Island
After breakfast at hotel transfer to the pier of Labuan Bajo for Rinca Island. Lunch on board, about 2 hour sail to the island of Komodo Dragon, start your trekking, walking through the typical dry forest to explore the Island of Komodo dragon, you will find not just the Dragons but also many wild animals like, deers, wildbuffalo, long-tailed macaque and wild Boar also numerous of birds. Keep your eyes look up as sometime you will find the young Komodo dragons on the trees. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation. Dinner and overnight on boat or Ranger house.
Day 11 : Rinca – Komodo Island – Labuan Bajo
Early morning start from Rinca to komodo island,arrive in Komodo and take a short trek, walking through the typical dry forest to explore the Island of Komodo dragon, you will find many wild animals like, deers and wild Boars and also numerous of birds such as leser-sulphur-crested-cockatoo,collared kingfisher,etc. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation, Return to boat and proceed to Redbeach for swimming and snorkelling in unspoilt coralreef amongst colorful tropical fish.Lunch on board and afternoon back to Labuan Bajo. Overnight and dinner at Bintang Flores Hotel.
Day 12 : Fullday Boat Trip to Saboloan and Seraya Kecil Island
Full day boat trip to visit Sabolo island with its sandy beaches and good for snorkeling or just relaxing on the quite beaches, Lunch will be taken in Seraya kecil island, after lunch swimming and relaxing again on the beach in Seraya island. Dinner and overnight at Bintang Flores Hotel.
Day 13 : Labuan Bajo – Fly to Bali (B)
After breakfast, take a morning excursion to Batu Cermin (mirror stone cave). Then, transfer to the airport for the flight leaving for Denpasar.
Upon arrival at Ngurah Rai Airport, transfer to Hyatt Regency Sanur for overnight.
Day 15. Bali – Transfer out (B)
After breakfast, free time until it’s time for you to check-out and we’ll take you to Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali for your return flight home. End of services.
What is included in the tour package :
– Accommodations twin/double share
– Breakfasts, lunches and dinners as appeared in itinerary
– Tours and entrance fees for all of the sites the group attends together, as listed in the Itinerary
– All transports required for the whole journey as indicated in itinerary
– Services of a professional Tourist Guide throughout the tour
– Tour production by PT Lintang Buana Wisata Nusantara
– Specified accommodations and meals for the guide and driver
– Return airport to hotel transfer