Java – Bali Overland Tour

Day 1 Transfer In

Today, the crew will pick you up at the airport than transfer to the hotel in Jogjakarta. On the way to the hotel the guide will welcoming you with common information about Indonesia.

Day 2 Jogjakarta City Tour

Today we have city tour; first place we are going to visit is Sultan Palace (Kraton). Kraton consist of Hall, Museum and Pavilion, where the 10th Sultan of Jogjakarta and his family still living here. After visiting sultan palace, we go to small home Industry of Batik, where you can see the process of making Batik. Then visit Wayang puppet and Silver Industry. In the after afternoon, we are going to visit the biggest complex of Hindu’s Temple, Prambanan. This temple was built in 9 century by Sanjaya Dinasty. There are three main Temple, Temple of Brahma, Temple of Siwa and Temple of Wisnhu. This temple also well-known as Trimurti Temple. In the afternoon is free program.

Day 3 Borobudur

After breakfast, we are going to Borobudur Temple. it takes around 1 hour from the hotel. Borobudur is the biggest Budhist temple that was built around 8 century by Sailendra Dynasty. It consist of reliefs and statues that telling about the history of Budha and also the place where the budhist learning about Budha. After visiting Borobudur, we are going to Candirejo Village, here we have village tour by Dokar  (horse with wagon). There is localguide who lead you to explore this village and also you may learn how to play traditional Music of Java, Gamelan.

Day 4 Jogjakarta  – Blitar

Today we check out from the hotel and driving to East Java, Blitar city, It takes around 7 hours drive. On the way to Blitar you will pass beautiful landscape of Tawangmangu Village and Sarangan Highland. Lunch stop in the local restaurant. Arrive in Blitar late in the afternoon.

Day 5 Blitar – Malang

Before we drive to Malang, first we are going to Kelud Volcano. Kelud is one of the active volcano in East Java. It has big crater and also beautiful surrounding. After visiting Kelud Volcano, we are going to Penataran Temple, the biggest Hindus temple in East Java. In the afternoon we will transfer you to Malang via Selorejo. The route has so many beautiful panorama of Mountains and rice field.

Day 6 Malang City Tour.

After breakfast we have Malang city Tour by Becak (3 wheel bike). We are going to visit some places, such as Ijen Boulevard, Traditional market, Chinese Temple, Bird and flower market.

Day 7 Bromo Tour – Ijen

Today we have to wake up early; we start our tour to bromo at 1 O’clock early in the morning. It takes around 2 hours driving to Sukapura village. The change the car with 4 wheel drive. After that we still have to drive about 45 minutes to Penanjakan Mountain, the place where you can see the process of sunrise and the view of Mount Bromo and Surrounding. After seeing the sunrise the jeep will take you to the parking area of Bromo, then you have to walk or take horse to get the peak of Bromo where you can see its crater. After you finish the program at Bromo, we back to the jeep then back to Sukapura to continue our trip to Sempol, the closest village to mount Ijen. It takes around 7 hours driving. Arrive in the homestay in the afternoon.

Day 8 Ijen – Lovina

At 5 o’clock we start the tour to Ijen. It takes around 40 minutes drive to Paltuding. Paltuding is the starting point to get the Ijen Crater. From Paltuding we have to walk around 1, 5 hours (3Km). On the way up to Ijen you will see the activities of the sulfur miners who carrying the sulfur from the crater of Ijen.  On the top of ijen you might see the turquoise lake and the big crater of ijen. It is also well-known as the most poisonous lake in Java. After you finish the entire program in ijen we going back to the car and transfer you to Lovina, Bali

(Optional tour: Blue fire in Ijen, rice field trekking in Mondoluko Village).

Day 9 Lovina – Ubud

Early in the morning at 6 am, we are going to the see with traditional boat in order to see wild dolphin. Lovina has many spot to see wild Dolphine. The captain of the boat will show you the best spot to see it. After the tour finished, back to hotel and have breakfast. At 10 am, we check out from the hotel and transferring you to Ubud. On the way to Ubud, we will stop in Pura Ulun Danu Temple and Pasar Kuning in Bedugul. Tour End