Java Sweaty Tour; Yogyakarta – Ceto Sukuh – Bromo – Ijen Trekking

Day 1    Transfer Yogyakarta Arriving at Yogyakarta airport, we are ready to meet you then transfer to your accommodation. Free program for your own leisure time Day 2    Sultan Palace – Prambanan Temple – Boko Sunset This morning, we will explore Sultan Palace of Yogyakarta is the main point to visit in this town. Here […]

Day 1    Transfer Yogyakarta
Arriving at Yogyakarta airport, we are ready to meet you then transfer to your accommodation.
Free program for your own leisure time

Day 2    Sultan Palace – Prambanan Temple – Boko Sunset
This morning, we will explore Sultan Palace of Yogyakarta is the main point to visit in this town. Here we can see the Javanese sample of architecture with its joglo building style. And the joglo in the palace is real representative of Javanese architecture which has also philosophy  meaning.  After that we go to water castle which is supposed to be the swimming pool of the royal family.

Have a look at silver process producing beautiful handicraft in Kota Gede can be an option when you are in Yogyakarta

Continue the trip to Prambanan temple complex which is supposed to be the most beautiful Hindus temples in Southeast Asia.

Late afternoon, have beautiful sunset at Boko complex while you are enjoying tea or coffee (weather condition)

Day 3    Selogriyo – Borobudur temple
We go to Magelang area for you to visit small temple called Selogriyo. To reach this temple you should walk trough rice field with mountain view surrounding.

Continue the trip to explore Borobudur temple. Follow the life of Buda carved on its wall from which we can learn how Buddhist’ life is. We can also visiting Pawon and Mendut temples afterward.

Day 4    Village Cycling – Prambanan Temple
At around 08.00, we pick you up from your hotel in Yogyakarta, then we go to Seyegan village which is around 30 minutes from Yogyakarta town. From this village we start cycling accompanied by villagers hospitality who will great you almost everywhere. On this journey, we can have a look from a close distance, snake skin fruit plantation (salak), the process of making tofu of soya been, process of traditional food, traditional handicraft, and activities of villager in the rice field. If you like you can join with them to practice.

Lunch at local restaurant with village atmosphere.

Afternoon drive to Sukuh area.

Day 5    Ceto – Sukuh – Sarangan
Going up to Cetho temple. The way to go there gives beautiful scenery. After exploring the temple, helped by ranger (local people) for you to walk trough field to reach Ceto Sukuh temple.

After visiting Sukuh temple we drive to Sarangan.

Day 6    Sarangan –Bromo
Whole day driving from Saranagan to Bromo area.

Day 7    Bromo Sunrise – Ijen
Early morning at around 03.30, we depart by jeep to go to Pananjakan mountain  against the cool temperature which can reach 5 C degrees.  Expecting the beautiful sunrise shining on the East with beautiful scenery of Semeru volcano (weather condition). Then crossing the sea sand, then climbing to Bromo for you to see the amazing caldera of Bromo. Then drive to Ketapang

Day 8     Ijen Trekking – Bali
Pick up from your accommodation early morning, by jeep we go to Paltuding where we will start our trekking to Ijen crater. Sport shoes are needed to do this trekking. On the way, very often meet people bringing sulphur on their shoulder.

Arriving at the top of Ijen volcano, you will be amazed by colourful crater when smoke blew up by the wind. Back to your hotel for check out, then continue to Bali