D1. Arrival at Yogyakarta – Transfer Borobudur Village
Arrival at Yogyakarta, meet & greet with our representative and then we proceed to hotel in Borobudur Village for check-in and overnight
D2. Borobudur Sunrise – Dieng Plateau Tour (incl B/L/D)
Early in the morning at 0500 start trekking up Borobudur Temple to enjoy the beautiful sunrise from the top of the temple (if weather is permitted). After breakfast at hotel, check out and depart via Magelang – home of the National Army Academy – and Temanggung. Enjoy dramatic scenery as we drive through the tea and tobacco plantations of the Sindoro – Sumbing valley – some of the most spectacular countryside you will ever see. Visit Java’s oldest Hindu Temples, dating from 8th century (Bima Temple, Gatotkaca Temple, Pandawa Temple & Arjuna Temple). See the active volcanic craters (Sikidang Crater) and also take in the beauty of the Telaga Warna (coloured) and Telaga Pengilon (mirror) lakes.
After dinner at local restaurant, we drive to hotel in Yogyakarta for overnight.
D3. Parang Tritis Beach Free & Easy (incl. B/D)
After breakfast at hotel, we drive to Parangtritis Beach. Free & easy in Parangtritis Beach until dinner
time. After dinner at local restaurant return back to hotel.
D4. Yogyakarta City Tour – Prambanan Temple – Transfer to Solo (incl. B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, start Yogyakarta City Tour visiting : Sultan Palace, Taman Sari (Water Castle), Ngasem Traditional Bird Market, Silversmith & Batik Processing. After lunch at local restaurant continue to Prambanan Hindus Temple which was built on 850AD and also quick photo stop at Candi Sewu. Afterwards transfer to hotel in Solo for check-in and overnight.
D5. Solo City Tour – Sukuh Erotic Temple – Tawangmangu Waterfall – Transfer to Sarangan (incl. B/L/D)
After breakfast and check-out from hotel, start Solo City Tour visiting : Mangkunegaran Palace & Kasunan Palace. Next transfer to Sukuh “Erotic” Hindus Temple which was built on 1437AD some years after Majapahit Kingdom collapsed. The temple has a trapezium shape with similar shape as the Inca temple in Mexico, South America. There are also many erotic reliefs however; they carry on the value of sexual education in a primitive manner. From there we visit Tawangmangu to enjoy a beautiful Grojogan Sewu Waterfall, an 81m high of waterfall not so far from the temple.
D6. Sarangan Free & Easy (incl. B)
After breakfast at hotel, Free & easy in Sarangan Lake
D7. Sarangan – Transfer to Mt Bromo Area (incl. B/L/D)
After breakfast and check out from hotel, we drive to Cemorolawang Village in Mt Bromo area for check-in and overnight.
D8. Mt Bromo + Penanjakan Tour – Transfer to Kalibaru Village (incl. B/L/D)
At 3.30 in the early morning you’ll be wake up and the Jeep will bring you to 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). Afterwards the Jeep will bring you back to hotel for breakfast and re-packing. Next, we will transfer you to Margo Utomo Hill View Cottages in Kalibaru Village for check-in and overnight.
D9. Kalibaru Village Free & Easy (incl. B)
After breakfast at hotel, we will join to mini plantation tour featuring coffee and cacao and tropical spices. Afterwards we back to hotel. Free time.
D10. Ijen Trekking – Transfer to Banyuwangi (incl. B/L)
At 5.30 early morning we drive to Paltuding Ranger Post for starting Ijen Tour, Ijen Crater shows a special type of volcanic feature common to Indonesia, about 1 km in diameter and 175 meters deep. The floor is covered completely by a warm lake, milky blue green in color, held back by a dam built many years ago by the Dutch, in order to keep the hot mineral, laden water from raining for the crop lands below. After finishing the unforgettable trip, transfer to hotel in Banyuwangi for rest and overnight.
D11. Hotel in Banyuwangi – Transfer Out (incl. B)
After breakfast at hotel, free time until check-out time and transfer to Airport in Surabaya or Ketapang Ferry Terminal.
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
What is not included yet in the tour package :
– Airfare & airport tax
– Travel Insurance
– Personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
– Tipping or gratitudes for driver and guide
(by KIM, Jan 2010)