Java Overland 7D 6N
Last modified 5 July 2012
Number of Days:
2 September 2012 to 8 September 2012
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Yogyakarta City Tour
Borobudur, Tamansari,Sultan Palace
Day 3 to Day 0
Solo City Tour
Day 4 to Day 0
Day 5 to Day 0
Day 6 to Day 0
Day 7 to Day 0
Day 1 ( Arrival – Jogjakarta ) Arrival at Adisucipto Internasional Airport Jogjakarta. Meet and greet at the airport then we will escort to thehotel. and stay overnight, free program.
Day 2 (Jogjakarta City Tour - Borobudur) Our highlights tours in jogjakarta include its famous sultan palace (kraton), water castle (Taman sari)and exotic Bird Market. . In the afternoon discover the extradionary Borobudur temple, a world heritage built during the 8th century in the world, stroll trough borobudur’s ten terrace and glance at its magnificient bas –reliefs and statues which were buried under layers of volcanic ash for over ten centuries.back ,drive to the hotel.
Day 3 (Prambanan – Solo City Tour – Sukuh Cetho)B After Breakfast transfer out hotel then direct visiting Prambanan Temple as one of the most beautiful hindu’s temple in the world with a bas – relief depicting the famous Ramayana story. Moving toward solo city tour visiting royal Mangkunegaran Palace, complex which blends European elegance with javanesse architecture style and with its fascinating display of gold-plated dance ornament, jewelry and wooden mask, and visit flea market. Then driving eastward to explore the lovely countryside to discover the most mysterious and atmospheric ancient sites of sukuh temple. This temple is quite different in style from many of the other hindu shrine in central java. Dating from the 15th century it more resembles the architecture of the incas, situated in the slope of mount lawu over 900 m above sea level. Next we go up a scenic winding mountain road to visit cetho hindu temple, as a place of worship of ancient javanesse believes. Back to solo city for transfer inn hotel at Rumah Turi. Stay overnight at solo.
Day 4 (Solo - Bromo Hotel)B Pick you up from hotel and countinue to drive directly to the mount bromo area. It will take about 8 – 9 hours by private car including with stop for Lunch and dinner will be served at local restaurant. Upon your arrival in mount bromo you will stay at Java banana or Lava View hotel.
Day 5 (Bromo sunrise – Banyuwangi)B At 04.00am the 4 WD will bring you to the world’s most famous view point at Mt. penanjakan on the rim of the tengger – caldera to see sunrise with its young volcanic including Mt. bromo and an active Mt. semeru in the back ground is breathtaking the play light shadow with sunrise reach mountain succession from the top to the bottom and the usual fog of the caldera, afterward the adventure be continued to an active Mt. bromo volcano to visit crater until it is finished. The 4 WD will bring you back to the lodge for breakfast, showering, packing, loading bags to the vehicle. At 09.00 am we drive trough scenic landscape until we reach banyuwangi where ijen crater is located. Upon arrival in banyuwangi you will stay at ketapang indah resort where located on the beach.
Day 6 ( Ijen Crater – Sukamade Turtle Beach) .(B,L,D) At 5 am we drive a short way (Paltuding) to the start of the trail that lead up to the active beautiful crater of kawah ijen volcano (2 hours walking) with its famous blue acid (actually the most acid in the world) and the hot partly liquid sulphur deposit. The dumorales are so hot that sulphur come out as green vapour. The vapour is collected by large pipe at the excite of which its condenses, forming red rivulets of liquid shulpur than freeze to solid deposit are carried to obtain huge block of pure sulfhur ). This volcano offers a savannah landscape, ruggedly beautiful panoramas, grand hiking, and a placid, brightly yellow crater-lake. The summit of Mt. Ijen is a gorgeous crater filled with haunting turquoise-blue lake with its surface streaked in the wind blow patterns of yellow sulfur vapor. By the crater lake edge, there is an evil-smelling sulfur where local people digging and carrying 70-80 kgs on their bare shoulders for 2 miles ascending and descending steep Mt. Ijen wall.drive down to banyuwangi town, Then to leave and drive to meru betiri nature reserve and then sukamade Turtle beach. We walk a bit on the beach’s white sand as well as in the heart of the surrounding rain forest you will enjoy some free time and stroll on this marvelous island and at night, we will go on a walk to observe the turtles. Stay overnight and take dinner at boarding house.