On this YOGYAKARTA – PRAMBANAN & RICEFIELD TOUR+MERAPI VOLCANO “CLOSE UP” 2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT you will experienced Indonesian hospitality by visiting : Ricefield and Farmer’s Activities, Prambanan Temple, Mt. Merapi Observatory at. Babadan, Borobudur, Pawon, and Mendut temple
Duration : 2 days / 1 night
Required participant : minimum 2 (two) persons
for different number of participant(s) please see our different offer at Jogja Central Java Tour Package section
a. Transfer and tours as per the itinerary.
b. Meals as indicated in the itinerary
c. 1 night stay in accommodation (twin/double/triple share) at specified Hotels/guesthouse/home stay
d. Entrance and Donation fees
e Mineral water
f. Friendly English speaking tour guide (other language are on request)
Price not inclusive of
a. Airfare, Travel insurance
b. Any personal expenses, such as: laundry services, phone call, tipping, soft and alcohol drink
Travel Itinerary :
Day 1. ARRIVAL IN YOGYAKARTA – PRAMBANAN & RICEFIELD TOUR [5 HOURS]
Visit : Ricefield and Farmer’s Activities, Prambanan Temple
Upon arrival in Yogyakarta, meet and greet by our tour guide then together we drive to Prambanan for exploring Prambanan Temple.
Prambanan Temple Compounds is the largest Hindu temple complex in Indonesia and one of the largest Hindu temples in south-east Asia. It is characterised by its tall and pointed architecture, typical of Hindu temple architecture, and by the 47m high central building inside a large complex of individual temples. The temple complex dates from the 9th century, and is dedicated to Shiva.
Next to the main complex (called Loro Jonggrang), the Buddhist Candi Sewu and the temples of Lumbumg, Burah and Asu also are part of the World Heritage Site.
Afterwards we will also explore the rice fields surrounding the temple. This easy walk explores the route follow old pathways amongst shady bamboo groves and village gardens before entering a wide, open landscape of rice terraces and palms.
Along the way, discover tropical plants as your guide explains how the local people make practical use of them. From June to August there will be an opportunity to experience the traditional way of harvesting rice.
Upon completion of the tour we drive to hotel for check-in and overnight.
Day 2. MERAPI VOLCANO “CLOSE UP” [6 HOURS]
Visit : Mt. Merapi Observatory at. Babadan, Borobudur, Pawon, and Mendut temple
Morning depart to Babadan village where you can visit one of observation posts to watch over Mt.Merapi volcano activity. It is the closest place (2,5 km) from its’ crater. Beautiful scenery of plantation and other local agricultural product field on the way. In Babadan you can see the home of seismograph and old bunker used by the volcanologists observe the activity of one of the world’s most active volcano. Take a deep of your breath while enjoying the scenery around. Afterward, drive to Borobudur and visit Borobudur, Pawon and Mendut temple on the way back to Jogja. End of services.