Overland East Java to Bali, Indonesia

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Explore your journey to Java & Bali island in Indonesia. This incredibly complete tour with a lot of sightseeing and stunning natural landscapes. Are you in? Let me tell you more About me: My name is Diwan from Indonesia, like doing outdoor activities and I have collected experiences traveling over the last few years. About the trip: Yogyakarta is one of the most popular destinations when you visit Java. The city with many cultures that you can see. Here is still a traditional culture that you can see. Many people still working in the rice field. On the first day of your arrival, we will meet at the hotel we already booked. After we meet with the participant we will talk about the program that we will do. What should we do and don’t at the area, because sometimes place that we are visited there is some regulation. We will also exploring the culture of the city with the Yogyakarta city tour. Here we will visit the Sultan’s Palace, Tamansari- Water castle and it is still part of the Sultan’s palace. Afterwards we will go to the biggest traditional market at Yogyakarta. If you like to shopping that’s the heaven place. Kotagede is the cemetery of the King of Yogyakarta. It is a nice place to hear the story there. Complete your traveling with do the jeep tour at Merapi volcano area. We will see the rest of the last eruption of the mountain and see the mountain itself at the view point. If you are lucky that’s would be a beautiful mountain. The next stop will be mounted Bromo and Ijen Crater. Bromo would be a nice place to visit with the sunrise we will go early morning to take a Jeep to the viewpoint. After finishing the sunrise we will go to mount Bromo through the sand sea. we will make a little hiking for about 30 minutes depending on your speed. After it, we will back to the hotel and take breakfast. Around 9 or 10 am we continue driving to the city closer to Mount Ijen. Just stay at your hotel till midnight because we go around 1 am driving to the starting point for the hike to the top of the mountain. Hiking about 2 hours up then 30 minutes to go down to see the Blue fire. There is local guide will accompany us. This part will finish around 7 am. Afterward, we will go back to our hotel. There is some option if you want to continue to Bali we will drop you off at the Harbor or back to Yogyakarta with us. What price is included? 1. Hotel with Breakfast 2. Transportation with English speaking driver during this trip. (If you need transport from Airport on the first day you can order via Whatsapp) 3. All entrance fees, Local Guide, Jeep at Bromo, snorkeling equipment, boat, and Ferry ticket. What price is NOT included 1. Meals, souvenirs, tipping, lunch, dinner, and all personal needs. Indonesia is a great place to visit, so let me know what else would you like to add to the itinerary! Send me a message, looking forward meeting you.
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Trip Itinerary

Yogyakarta International Airport

Day 1-2
Here is the Airport that you should choose for going to Yogyakarta. You should Arrive at Yogyakarta International Airport (YIA) then drive to he Hotel by your own. We will tell you the hotel 7 days before arrival date.There is many transportation that you can choose from airport to your Hotel.


Day 2
Sultan's Palace. Would be a great destination when you visiting Jogjakarta. There we will see the culture and the story of Yogyakarta. There is also some performance like traditional music Gamelan, dancing, etc

Taman Sari

Day 2
This is still in the part of Sultan's Palace area. Tamansari is the lace where the King's wife take a bath in the past time. There is also hidden place that can we see there. It is located under the ground.

Pasar Beringharjo

Day 2
Beringharjo is the biggest traditional market at Yogyakarta. The sell a lot of souvenirs, Batik, clothes, food, herbs , etc. You can shopping here like a local people because here you can bargain the price. There is no fixed price offer to you at the first time.


Day 2
Kota gede is well known also the cemetery of the King of Yogyakarta Family. The other Cemetery is located in Imogiri district. It s about 30 minutes driving from the city. we shoud wear traditional clothes to enter the cemetery.


Day 2-3
One of the Biggest Hindu's temple. People here also say the Sewu Temple. Sewu means thousands. Sewu Temple is a thousands temple because based on the story, there is a beautiful lady will accept the Man if he can built a thousands temple in one night.

Borobudur Temple

Day 3-4
Visit the biggest Buddhist temple in the world. The most popular Buddhist temple that you have to visit. In the afternoon is better time to visit there. The sun starting goes down so the weather is more colder.

Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park

Day 4-5
Driving with the car to the East Java. It is Gonna be long drive there. Starting in the morning from Yogyakarta and we will be arrive around 4pm there. Enjoy little bit sunset if we are lucky there. At 3 am next day we will take a Jeep to the view point. Enjoy the sunrise there. After sunrise we will drive to Bromo Crater through sand sea and make a little hiking to the top of the mountain. Finish around 9 am and we can take a breakfast at the hotel before continue driving to City near Ijen.

Kawah Ijen

Day 5-6
The Next stop would be Kawah Ijen. This place famous with the Blue fire. Blue fire it self come from the crater. In the early morning it's color is blue. It is nice to see it. With the local guide we will make a hiking around 2 hours up depending on your speed and 30 minutes to go down. We will also using a face mask to protect us from the sulfur. After finish it we will enjoy the sunrise at the top then back down to starting point then back to hotel. After check out we will drive a little bit to the harbor at Ketapang (Banyuwangi) for across to Bali with Ferry.


Day 6-8
After arrive at Bali we will go to Pemuteran. The place where we will stay overnight there. Pemuteran is located in west Bali. There is also spot for snorkeling in Menjangan Islands that we will do it on the next day. Starting in the morning and will finish around afternoon. Some body will help us to prepare everything. He is also the local guide. Entrance fee, snorkeling equipment and boat will provided.


Day 8-11
We go to Ubud after stay at Pemuteran. Here is the place where we can enjoy the atmosphere. Place where we can find a lot of culture here. Some place that we will visit are Monkey forest, Tirta Empul, Gunung Kawi. We will visit penglipuran village and Besakih temple on the next day.


Day 11-12
Here is the end of the trip. Sanur is located near the Bali Airport. So you can stay longer here or just waiting your flight back. Before it we will enjoy the Kecak dance at Uluwatu temple. Enjoy the dance with the sunset background.
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Yogyakarta International Airport, Kraton & 10 more
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