Explore The Island of Java

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You’re entering the Multi Ethnic Country—full of amazing architecture, fine food, and diverse landscapes shaped by many ancient civilizations. Whether you’re backpacking, touring on your own, cruising, or taking an escorted coach tour, there’s so much you can see even in a short amount of time.

Visit amazing sites in more than 30 provinces. Experience vastly different cultures, languages and food within short train rides from city to city. Making Indonesia travel quite easy. Ride a train or bus for several hours on the continent and enter a new province. From Jakarta to magnificent Papua, you’ll find modern cities alongside vestiges of ancient civilizations.

Need help planning the best trip ever? Trust your local expert. We’ve explored Java first hand, so we know the best things to see and do.


Day 1 Transfer Bogor
Arriving at Jakarta airport, we are ready to meet you then transfer to your accommodation in Bogor

Day 2  Bogor – Bandung
The huge, world-class botanic garden known as Kebun Raya contains thousands of species of trees and plants will be the point to visit. Then proceed to Bandung through beautiful view of mountains, tea plantation, etc.

Day 3 Bandung Excursion
The “overturned prahu” volcano crater called Tangkuban Prahu will be the option to visit in this area. This has a flat elongated summit with a huge calderas and give a chance for us to see from its top. Afternoon enjoy traditional music performance (angklung) played by young school children.

Day 4 Bandung – Yogyakarta

Transfer to  train station of Bandung for you to make a trip to Yogyakarta. Enjoy the nice view of west Java part; rice field, mountain, and some villagers activity. Your driver is waiting for you in Yogyakarta train station and he will bring you to your accommodation

Day 5 Yogyakarta Excursion

Exploring Yogyakarta town and its surrounding by visiting the most famous temple in Indonesia called Borobudur. 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.
Then 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

 Day 6 Yogyakarta Excursion

In the morning, go to the North part of Yogyakarta, to Kaliadem village. If the weather is clear, we can enjoy the beauty of Merapi volcano and see the effect of its explosion in 2010.

Then continue the trip to visit the largest Hindu temple in Indonesia; Prambanan, and is the most beautiful Hindus temples in Southeast Asia.

Day 7 Yogyakarta– Bromo
Depart from Yogyakarta by train to Jombang. Arrive in Jombang train station, your driver is ready to pick you up then drive to Bromo area.

Day 8 Bromo – Kalibaru
Early morning at around 03.00, 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 go down to crossing the sea sand, then climbing to Bromo for you to see the amazing caldera of Bromo. Then drive to Kalibaru.

Day 9 Kalibaru Excursion
Today we will explore Kalibaru plantation where you will find cacao, rubber plantation. If we are lucky, we can also visit the process of rubber and chocolate production

 Day 10 Kalibaru – Bali
Leaving Java island to Bali island. Apart of it crossing Bali strait by ferry.


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  1. Maria

    Three letters, one word: WOO!

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