This Java Bali tour program start from Yogyakarta
Java Bali Tour 11D, 10N
11 DAYS JAVA BALI TOUR ITINERARY :
DAY 1 : ARRIVAL JOGJAKARTA.
On arrival in Jogjakarta airport, meet and greet with your guide and followed by transfer to your accommodation for check in and overnight. Meals on personal account.
DAY 2 : BOROBUDUR - DIENG PLATEAU TOUR.
Pick up by your guide at lobby hotel at 08.00 and then followed by transfer for full day Dieng Plateau and Borobudur Tour, which visit Mendut & Borobudur Temple, then passing through tea & tobacco plantation along the road between Parakan - Temanggung and visit Telaga Warna, Sikidang Crater and the oldest Hindu Temple complex. Lunch will be served at local restaurant. Return to Hotel.
DAY 3 : JOGJAKARTA - SOLO AND THE SURROUNDING.
Today we continue our trip in Surakarta and the vicinity, popularly known as Solo, which competes with Yogyakarta as the centre of Javanese culture. You will visit Mangkunegaran Palace belonging to Surakarta royal family. You will stop also at Triwindu flea market. Next you will travel through pretty countryside to discover the mystery of Sukuh temple. A number of inscriptions dating from the period 1416 – 1459 have been found here. The main structure is shaped like a flat-topped pyramid, like no other building in ancient Indonesia. Candi Sukuh is unique among other classical monuments as you may find here many erotic relieves. Also, we will visit the nearby Ceto temple. Make a stop at Kemuning tea plantation. This tea plantation lies close to Sukuh and Ceto temple. This tea plantation lies on the hilly terrain, range from 800 - 1,000 meter above sea level, a nice place to enjoy fresh and cool mountain air. Overnight in Solo.
DAY 4 : SOLO - PRAMBANAN TOUR - JOGJAKARTA.
Check out from the hotel, then drive to Jogjakarta. Before we enter the town, make a visit to the famous Hindus temple, Prambanan temple. Prambanan is the ninth century Hindu temple compound in Central Java, Indonesia, dedicated to Trimurti, the expression of God as the Creator (Brahma), the Sustainer (Vishnu) and the Destroyer (Shiva). The temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, currently is the largest Hindu temple in Indonesia, and is one of the largest Hindu temples in south-east Asia. Return to hotel.
DAY 5 : JOGYAKARTA – JOMBANG – BROMO. ( by train )
After Breakfast, transfer to Tugu Train Station, Transfer Jogjakarta to Jombang, by air conditioned train (Sancaka Train, morning, 06.55 - 10.32). On arrival in Jombang, meet and greet with your guide, and then followed by transfer to your hotel in Bromo area for check in and rest. On the way to Bromo, visit, Trowulan Site, known as the Capital of Majapahit Kingdom (12-15th Century) where there are remains like: Segaran Pool, Tikus Temple, Brahu Temple, and Wringin Lawang Temple, Bajang Ratu Temple. Lunch at local restaurant en route. Drive to Bromo for your accommodation.
DAY 6 : BROMO SUNRISE TRIP – KETAPANG.
At 4am the 4WD will bring us to the world's most famous view point at Mt. Pananjakan (2,750 m) on the rim of the Tengger caldera to enjoy the sunrise breaking over the volcano cones including Mt. Bromo and an active Mt. Semeru in the background. The views are breathtaking. We continue across the sand sea to the active Mt. Bromo volcano and climb the 2245 steps to visit the crater (2,500 m). Horseback ride, then he 4WD will bring you back to the lodge for breakfast. After a break, drive to Ijen. Overnight at hotel in Ijen. Lunch at local restaurant en route.
DAY 7 : IJEN TREKKING – KETAPANG HARBOR – GILIMANUK HARBOR-BALI - UBUD .
We rise very early for our 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 wind blown 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 rejoin your car and drive back to the hotel. At check out time, drive to the harbor of Ketapang for ferry crosses to Bali Island. On arrival in Gilimanuk harbor Bali, continue to drive for your accommodation in Ubud. Lunch at local restaurant en route.
DAY 8 : UBUD.
Breakfast at hotel. Free at leisure. You can relax and rest at hotel.
DAY 9 : BEDUGUL – TANAH LOT TOUR.
Breakfast at hotel. Checkout, and then Depart from the hotel at 08.30am, and then drive 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. And then visit Candi Kuning Fruits and flowers Market. Lunch at local restaurant. Continue to the UNESCO recognized rice terraces of Jatiluwih. Then we will take you to visit Alas Kedaton, a forest at home of hundreds of sprite monkeys. Finally, visit the spectacularly located Tanah Lot temple. The temple, perched on a little rocky islet, looks superb whether delicately lit by the dawn light or starkly outlined at sunset. Return to hotel.
DAY 10 : KINTAMANI – BESAKIH TOUR.
Breakfast at hotel. Check out and pick up by your guide and the tour starts at 09.00 with a drive to Batu Bulan where you'll watch Barong and Kris dance which is a graphic portrayal of endless battle between good and evil. A stop will also be made at Goa Gajah (the Elephant Cave), Tirta Empul holy spring temple at Tampak Siring. The highlight of the tour where you will view a great volcanic Mount Batur with its magnificent Lake Batur beside. Continue to Penglipuran Village does a traditional countryside own unique characteristic life, socializing and culture. The natural nature and environments of countryside is designated the pittance touch of modernization influence. Last stop is Besakih is the “Mother Temple” of Bali, and the complex houses 30 temples, made up of 7 levels of terraces in the mountainside. Return to hotel.
DAY 11 : HOTEL – AIRPORT.
Breakfast at hotel. Prepare for check out and at the appropriate time, drive to the airport to catch your flight back to your country. END OF SERVICE..