18 DAYS 17 NIGHTS EAST JAVA – BALI HONEYMOON


BOOKING CODE : MHJ08


Day 01 IN – Yogyakarta
Upon arrival at Yogyakarta airport, you will be welcomed by our Dutch speaking guide and driver, and transferred to your hotel.Overnight at Joglo Plawang in a Standard Room.

Day 02 Yogyakarta
After breakfast, at leisure until your guide arrives at the hotel. After your check-out, he will accompany you on a cycling tour of the countryside in beautiful Sleman district. Your final destination today is the impressive Prambanan. This temple dates back to the 9th century and is the Hindu counterpart of the Borubudur. It was built in honor of Shiva, the god of regeneration. After your visit, onwards to your next hotel on the terrain of the Borubudur. Overnight at Plataran Borubudur in a Rice Paddy Cabana.

Day 03 Yogyakarta
You rise in the early morning to visit Borobudur, the largest Buddhist temple in the world, in the company of your guide. At sunrise, the monumental site is free of tourists and a mystical atmosphere abounds. Afterwards you return to your hotel for breakfast. After checking out, we drive to Yogyakarta city where you will visit the Kraton, the Sonobudoyo museum and the water palace Taman Sari. Finally, we transfer you to your hotel in Jogja, as the locals call their city. Overnight in Dusun Jogja Village Inn in a Deluxe Room

Day 04 Yogyakarta – Tosari
Today take the air conditioned Sancaka train to Jombang in comfortable Executive Class. Morning departure is at 07.25h. The scenery along the way is among the most spectacular you can see in Indonesia. Upon arrival at the train station at 10.58h, you will be met and welcomed by our Dutch speaking guide and driver, and driven to Tosari on the slopes of Mount Bromo. On the way you halt at Trowulan, an impressive archeological site. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Java Banana* in a Deluxe Room

Day 05 Tosari 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 beginning 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 near the Ijen plateau. Overnight at Ijen Resort in a Deluxe Room

Day 06 Ijen
A free morning to relax at the resort, East Java’s most beautiful accommodation. There are gorgeous plantations all around Licin village. Your guide and driver are on standby to bring you to the best spots to enjoy the breathtaking scenery. In the early afternoon, you visit the Merapi strato volcano. After riding up the Ijen plateau by jeep, you gofurther up on foot. The one-and-a-half hour walk is quite strenuous, so make sure you bring your hiking shoes, hat and sunscreen along, and take your time to reach the rim. After seeing the sulphur miners at work, you descend the Ijen Plateau and return to Licin. Overnight at Ijen Resort in a Deluxe Room.

Day 07 Ijen Munduk
Today is the day you head to Bali. After a 30-minute ferry crossing you have arrived on the Island of the Gods and we drive you into the mountains and to your next hotel. Along the way you can admire the rice terrace panoramas at Mayong and stop for a walk to a hidden waterfall. Tonight you stay near Munduk, a mountain town surrounded by waterfalls and spectacular valley views. Overnight in Munduk Moding Plantation in a 1 Bedroom Pool Villa

Day 08 Munduk
After breakfast you will be transported by car to the village of Wana-giri – two Balinese words which mean forest and mountain. Here you will start a cycling tour accompanied by an English speaking guide and the view of two beautiful volcanic lakes surrounded by lush rainforest. You’ll encounter groups of friendly macaques, and upon your arrival back to the resort, you will be served afternoon tea and a snack. In the afternoon you go on a guide walking tour. After walking through the resorts orange and flower plantations,you descend to a plateau filled with millions of old clove and coffee trees. When you finally arrive at one of Bali’s most magnificent waterfalls, a cold breeze from the spring water fall welcomes you. From the finishing point you will transported back to the hotel. Overnight in Munduk Moding Plantation in a 1 Bedroom Pool Villa

Day 9 Munduk - Ubud
After breakfast and check-out, we strike out for a long scenic drive across Bali’s range of 7 volcanoes down to Ubud. On the way you halt at Bali’s twin crater lakes, the water temple Ulun Danu and the outstretched botanical gardens of Bedugul. Overnight in Wapa di Ume in a Lanai with Rice Terrace View

Day 10 Ubud
Today we show you the cultural highlights of Central Bali. Our first stop is the traditional compound of Ida Bagus Tilem, a well respected Balinese family of wood sculptors who will introduce the art of wood carving to you. We then bring you to an ancient Elephant Cave. Afterwards we visit the holy springs of Tirta Empul, before ending our day with a visit of the colorful Antonio Blanco Museum. Overnight in Wapa di Ume in a Lanai with Rice Terrace View

Day 11 Ubud – Manggis
After breakfast and check-out, we head for East Bali. On the way we make stops at Klungkung, location of a royal courthouse with typical ceiling paintings, and the mother temple Besakih. For Balinese Hindus, this is the most important temple in the world. According to their belief, once a year the full pantheon of Hindu gods comes down from heaven to Besakih to bless the entire world. After a visit to the royal bathing pools of Tirtagangga, where the former Raja of Karangasem regency used to invite the most beautiful girls of the regency to, we arrive at your next hotel. Overnight in Alila Manggis in a Deluxe Room

Day 12 Manggis
Today we bring you to the Bloo Lagoon, where many-coloured fish swim only a few centimetres away. Afterwards, we bring you to a secluded beach where we arrange a private lunch with sparkling wine on the white pearly sand. Overnight in Alila Manggis in a Deluxe Room

Day 13 Manggis
After an early rise at 2am, we drive you up the slopes of Gunung Batur to the foot of the caldera, where you"ll enjoy a private sunrise volcano trekking. An experienced local guide will safely navigate you to the rim of the volcano, right in time to witness the sun rise over the Isle of the Gods. After enjoying breakfast overlooking the volcano, you return to your hotel. Overnight in Alila Manggis in a Deluxe Room

Day 14 Manggis – Gili Meno
After breakfast you say goodbye to your host sand are picked up by the fast boat company that will bring you to Gili Meno. The boat trip will take 90 minutes. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Mahamaya Boutique Resort in a Pool View Suite

Day 15-17 Gili Meno
2 days at leisure to experience the true Robinson Crusoe feeling. Beautiful pearly white beaches, crystal clear blue sea and colorful coral reefs that grow right off the beach. On the island all transport happens by traditional cidomo, a horse-drawn cart. Everything conspires to give Gili Meno an exceptional laid-back atmosphere.   2 more nights in Mahamaya Boutique Resort in a Pool View Suite

Day 18 Gili Meno – OUT
After breakfast and check-out, you are transferred boat transfer to Lomboks western harbor, where our driver will be waiting to bring you to Lombok International Airport for your onward flight to your next destination.

INCLUDING :

       - AC transportation as per itinerary, including fuel,

         English speaking driver, insurance, tourist transportation 

         license, chilled bottled water and sarongs with selendang

         on Bali

           
        - All accommodation with daily breakfast for 2 persons

        - Dutch speaking guide on Java and Bali

        - Public ferry to Bali, fast boat to Gili Meno and local boat
        
          to Lombok


        - Honeymoon benefits

        - Transfers, tours and all activities as per programme,
        
          including parking fees and all entrance fees


        - 5% VAT


REMARKS :

        - Only simple accommodation is available on this location
       
        - Personal Expenses : Donation & Tips and porter.

BOOKING CODE : MHJ08