On this CITY TOUR + DIENG PLATEAU TREKKING TOUR: WITHOUT SUNRISE+ MERAPI RAINFOREST TREKKING 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS you will experienced Indonesian hospitality by visiting : Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing, Dieng Plateau, Pandawa Temples, Sikidang crater, colored lakes, Kinahrejo [The last Village], Cold Lava, Japanese Cave
Duration : 3 days / 2 nights
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. 2 nigth sstay 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. CITY TOUR [4 HOURS]
Visit : Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing
In the morning at 0800 you will be picked up by our tour guide then we start our City Tour visiting: Sultan Palace, Water Castle, Bird Market, Silversmith, Batik Processing.
Sultan Palace : was built in 1756 and located in the heart of Yogyakarta. This place has function as king residence, cultural and tourism object. The place lies alongside from the north to he south with total wide 1,5 kilometers.
Water Castle : was built in 1761 by King Mangkubumi and relief was combination among; Europe, China, Hindhu, Budha and Islam. The place has function as pleasure garden since Sultan HB I-III and the are three swimming pools are: For king, his wife and his children.
Ngasem Bird Market : is located only 400 meters west of Sultan Palace and believed as the oldest bird market in Indonesia was found in 19 century. Market displays is not only many kind of bird but also among pets like: Rabbit, dog, cat, bat, snake etc.
Upon completion of the tour we will take you to hotel for check-in and then free program.
Day 2. DIENG PLATEAU TREKKING TOUR: WITHOUT SUNRISE [11 HOURS]
Visit : Dieng Plateau, Pandawa Temples, Sikidang crater, colored lakes
Enjoy the sensational drive to get to the Central Java’s highland, Dieng plateau, literally means ‘abode of gods’ lays at 2.093 meters above sea level with average temperature of fifteen degree celcius. The trip will pass some small, peaceful town of Magelang-the home of military academic, Parakan in Temanggung regency, known as the center producer of fine exported quality tobacco. Green groceries, tea plantation near Wonosobo with view of two soaring sky mountains, of Sindoro and Sumbing as backdrops. Few minutes before reaching Dieng, another twisting but breathtaking drive is offered. Pass through winding roads with large potato plantation on the right and left side that dominate this hilly area. Stop by at viewer point, look back how far you have been into Java’s hinterland. Arrive in Dieng find a number of Hindu temples, collectively named after the heroes and heroines of Mahabarata epic blanketed by mountain fog. Move on, only a short drive to Sikidang boiling mud crater. Next, paying homage to the Bima, a lonely temple structure on the way to volcanic lakes of Telaga Warna and Telaga Pengilon with some meditation caves close by. Lunch will be served en route.
Day 3. MERAPI RAINFOREST TREKKING TOUR [6 HOURS]
Visit : Kinahrejo [The last Village], Cold Lava, Japanese Cave
In the morning at 0600 we depart to the slope of Merapi volcano around 25 kilometer north of Yogyakarta. We trek up to Kalikuning hill where many kind of flora and fauna can be found. We stop for a moment at house of Merapi volcano keeper guard [Mbah Marijan] for taking a rest before continuing look at cold lava. Visit Japanese cave also possible.
Upon completion of the tour we return back to Yogyakarta. End of services.