14 DAYS 13 NIGHTS JAVA – BALI OVERLAND


BOOKING CODE : MHJ06


Day 01  INJakarta
Arrival at airport Soekarno Hatta Jakarta. Here our local representative will meet & greet you before your transfer to your hotel. Overnight at Best Western Hotel Mangga Dua.Overnight at Santika Premier 4* Hotel.

Day 02 Jakarta Bandung
After breakfast on to Bogor to visit the Botanical Gardens, inspired by Sir Stamford Raffles and opened in 1817. Continue to Bandung via the Puncak Pass with its outstreched tea plantations. Bandung is the capital city of West Java and a cooler climate at 770m above sea level. Overnight at Sukajadi 3* Hotel. Overnight at Grand Preanger / Savoy Homann 4* Hotel.

Day 03 Bandung
After breakfast you make a tour to the Tangkuban Perahu volcano. The top of this volcano (1830m) can be reached by car. A walk down the slopes can be made. Your car will pick you up afterwards. At Ciater you can take a hot bath in the pools that are filled by a nearby hot spring. Optional I: Angklung performance.Overnight at Sukajadi 3* Hotel. Overnight at Grand Preanger / Savoy Homann 4* Hotel.

Day 04 Bandung Wonosobo
In the early morning transfer to the train station, where you will board a train that will take you to Kutoarjo along gorgeous scenery. Upon your arrival, you are picked up by our representative and driven to the highlands of Wonosobo.Overnight at Kresna Hotel. Overnight at Kresna Hotel. Note: only simple accommodation available on this location.

Day 05 Wonosobo Borobudur
In the morning you will head up to the Dieng Plateau and visit the Sikidang crater and accompanying Hindu temples, plus the coloured lakes on the Plateau. Afterwards, transfer to Borobudur for overnight. Overnight at Manohara Hotel. Overnight at Saraswati Boutique Resort.

Day 06 Borobudur Yogyakarta
After breakfast or in the early morning, visit of the world famous Borobudur Buddhist site. This temple from the 8th century is 33 meters high and 123 meters long and is the biggest on Java. Afterwards, at leisure until you afternoon sightseeing transfer to Yogyakarta. Optional II: dinner with Ramayana ballet performance. Overnight at Puri Artha 3* Hotel. Overnight at Melia Purosani 5* Hotel.

Day 07 Yogyakarta
Today a tour of Greater Yogyakarta. First you visit the famous Prambanan temple. This Hindu temple form the 9th century was built to honour the God Shiva. Thenon to the old Kraton, the Sultan"s Palace from 1775. A guide belonging to the Kraton will take you around for explanations. Yogyakarta is also famous for its silver and Batik crafts. You will see both the process of making jewelry and batik. Overnight at Puri Artha 3* Hotel. Overnight at Melia Purosani 5* Hotel.

Day 08 Yogyakarta – Malang
After breakfast you take the long scenic drive to Malang. On the way, visit of the splendid Cobanrondo waterfall. Overnight at Grand Palace 3* Hotel. Overnight at Santika Premier 4* Hotel.

Day 09 Malang – Mount Bromo
After a tour of Malang city, where still many colonial-era houses have survived, beautiful views of the surrounding mountains accompany you on the way to Tosari. Here you arrive at the Bromo volcano to spend a short night on its slopes. Overnight at Bromo Tosari 3* Hotel. Overnight at Java Banana 3* Hotel. Note: only simple accommodation available on this location.

Day 10 Bromo – Ijen
In the early morning you depart to Penajakan, the highest point reaching over 2700 meters (temperatures can drop to 5°C) to wait for the sunrise of a new day. A soon as the sun rises, a spectacular panorama will unfold of Mt. Bromo, Mt. Batok and the active Mt. Semeru in the distance. After enjoying this view you descend and cross the "Sea of Sand" to the foot of the volcano. Here you can hire a horse or walk to the 250 steps that will take you to the rim of the crater. After your return to the hotel for breakfast, you are transferred to Licin nearby Kawah Ijen. Overnight at Ijen View 3* Hotel. Overnight at Ijen Resort & Villas.

Day 11 Ijen – Pemuteran
In the morning you head up to the Merapi stratovolcano by car and jeep. After witnessing the manual sulphur mining inside the crater, you descend the Ijen Plateau and return to Licin for your check out from the Resort and transfer to Bali. A 30-minute ferry crossing later you have arrived on the Island of the Gods and drive along the northern coastline to your next accommodation: the stylish Jeda Villa,spectacularly located between the rugged mountains of Northwest Bali and the Bali Sea. Overnight at Taman Sari 3* Hotel. Overnight at Amertha Villas 4* Hotel.

Day 12 Pemuteran
A well deserved day at leisure. Optional III: day trip to the idyllic Menjangan island. Overnight at Taman Sari 3* Hotel. Overnight at Amertha Villas 4* Hotel.

Day 13 Pemuteran – Legian
After breakfast, you head for the breathtaking beaches of South Bali. On the way we make stops at Pura Taman Ayun, a monkey forest and the picturesque Tanah Lot temple. Overnight at Melasti Beach Resort 3* Hotel. Overnight at Legian Beach 4* Hotel.

Day 14 Legian OUT
After breakfast, at leisure until transfer out for your onward flight to your next destination.

INCLUDING :

        - 12 days air-conditioned coach

        - 13 nights accommodation + daily breakfast

        - Train Bandung - Kutoarjo

        - Parking fees, tol fees, ferry to Bali

        - Entrance fees & local guides


OPTIONAL :

          - Optional I: Head for Pak Udjo"s Music school for children to delight
             in an afternoon bamboo orchestra performance. Prices on request.

          - Optional II: While enjoying a sumptuous buffet dinner, you will be
             witness to a uniquely Javanese ballet performance. The strikingly
             elegant dancers bring to life the story of the Ramayana, the most
             important Hindu epic. Prices are available upon request.

          - Optional III: a boat trip to the idyllic Menjangan island, a true
             paradise for snorkelers and divers alike.


BOOKING CODE : MHJ06