Explore the Story of Java and Bali

Indonesia

From USD 2,590

ACTIVITY

Sightseeing Cultural Experience Hiking & Trekking

START LOCATION

Yogyakarta

Indonesia

END LOCATION

Bali

Indonesia

DURATION

14 Days 13 Nights

TRAVELLER(S)

Min. - pax, Max. -

CLIMATE

Tropical Wet

TEMPERATURE

25°C ~ 33°C

Explore the traditional culture and history of Indonesia around Java. Witness the grandeur traces of the past, and unwind yourself in nature’s beauty. Then explore Balinese life from the local market, step your feet into the green rice field with a soothing view and enjoy a scenic drive to see the magical culture and temples.

START

Yogyakarta

Indonesia

END

Bali

Indonesia

DURATION

14 Days 13 Nights

TRAVELLER(S)

Min. - pax, Max. -

ACTIVITY

Sightseeing, Cultural Experience, Hiking & Trekking

CLIMATE

Tropical Wet

TEMPERATURE

25°C ~ 33°C

Top Experience(s)

A glimpse of things you should not miss.

Map & Itinerary

Discover exciting places, cultures, and nature wonders.

Day 1
Arrival in Yogyakarta

Pick-up at the Yogyakarta International Airport. Transfer to your hotel in Magelang.

Transport

Airplane

Suggested arrival time in Yogyakarta (YIA) approximately at 12.00 PM

Day 2
Borobudur Temple

UNESCO protects this sacred 8th-century monument as a World Heritage Site. Immerse yourself in the intricate carvings, superb views, and this heritage wonder. You can visit various museums around the Borobudur area to explore, such as Borobudur Museum, Samudraraksa Ship Museum, and MURI.

Candirejo

Get to a local village of Candirejo where you will continue on a delman or andong horse carriage. The village tour will give you insight into local customs and traditions, art and handicrafts, and the agricultural system of intercropping. See Javanese traditional houses, learn how to play a traditional musical instrument, and try some traditional Javanese snacks. Then back to the hotel.

Included Experience(s)
  • Borobudur Temple
  • Candirejo Village
Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 3
Yogyakarta City Tour

Explore the grand complex of Kraton Ngayogyakarta Palace. This elegant complex of pavilions was constructed based on ancient beliefs about the connection between the Gods, humans, and the natural realms. Then go back in time while strolling at Taman Sari. Visit a Batik Workshop to learn about the process of making this famous fabric and try your hand at making your batik. Then it's time to walk down Malioboro Street, searching for some souvenirs.

Ramayana Ballet Prambanan

Afterward, witness the stories carved onto the Prambanan Temple come to life with a magical performance by the Ramayana Ballet. Enjoy the panoramic sunset around Prambanan. Then transfer to your hotel in Solo.

Included Experience(s)
  • City Tour
  • Ramayana Ballet Prambanan
Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 4
Pura Mangkunegaran

Mangkunegaran Palace is transformed into a cultural and artistic center. Many valuable collections are thought to have originated in Majapahit and Mataram Palace.

Kasunanan Palace

Pangeran Mangkubumi designed the palace. It combines Javanese and Western architectural styles. The palace is now a museum that attracts many visitors each year.

Kauman Batik Village

Discover the beauty of batik at the Kauman Batik Village. Kauman's Batik offers classic motif based on standard from Kasunanan Palace. It can be said Kauman Batik represents Kasunanan Palace's batik.

Included Experience(s)
  • Mangkunegaran Palace
  • Kasunanan Palace
  • Kauman Batik Village
Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 5
Transfer to Tosari

Transfer to your hotel in Tosari by car, check-in, and rest.

Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 6
Bromo Excursion

Depart from your resort at 03:00hrs on a 4WD vehicle. Viewpoint Penanjakan offers beautiful dawn over Mount Bromo. More items of interest in the national park are Pasir Bercepat and Bukit Teletubbies. Enjoy the sunrise from a secluded spot, with exquisite views of Bromo accompanied by a cup of coffee or tea, delightful light bites, and whole fruits. Take photos with lovely scenery.

Jiva Devi Nursery

Indulge in an unforgettable candlelit dinner at the colonial-style botanical garden greenhouse. Along with a seed bank of ferns, evergreens, orchids, and blossoms indigenous to the Javanese mountain slopes, you can find various styles of gardens such as Chinese, Japanese or Balinese gardens.

Included Experience(s)
  • Bromo Excursion
  • JivaDevi Nursery
Meals
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Day 7
Transfer to Bali

Transfer to Juanda Airport in Surabaya for your flight to Bali. Upon arrival at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali, you will be transferred to your hotel in Ubud.

Transport

Airplane

Surabaya (SUB) to Denpasar (DPS)

Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 8
Balinese Cooking Class

It all starts with a trip to a typical market to gather items for your meal. Your native host will greet you warmly and walk you through the secrets of authentic Balinese cuisine. Then enjoy your own cooked lunch.

Ubud Monkey Forest

Afterward, head to Ubud Monkey Forest and enjoy a stroll around the 12-hectare sanctuary for chattering long-tailed macaques.

Ubud Palace

Continue to Ubud Palace, popularly known as Puri Saren, for a guided walking tour. Examine the Balinese royal residence in the specified region at the Ubud royal family's residence.

Included Experience(s)
  • Cooking Class
  • Ubud Monkey Forest
  • Ubud Palace
Meals
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Day 9
Lempuyang Temple

Wake up early to explore the eastern part of Bali. Visit one of the oldest and most sacred temples on the island, Lempuyang Luhur. The temple is located on the slope of Mount Lempuyang, 1,175 meters above sea level.

Tirta Gangga

Continue to visit the old royal bathing, Tirta Gangga Water Palace. It is a former royal palace, surrounded by beautifully kept gardens and many stone carvings and statues.

Tenganan Village

Then drive to Tenganan Village, one of the oldest Balinese traditional villages. It owns a unique local community life pattern, one example of Bali Aga Village cultures (Hindu Prehistoric) and different from another countryside in Bali.

Goa Lawah

The last stop is one of the unique and most picturesque temples, Goa Lawah. The ‘Bat Cave’ dates back to the 11th century. You can easily see the outline of Nusa Penida Island on the horizon from here. Afterward, drive back to your hotel.

Included Experience(s)
  • Lempuyang Temple
  • Tirta Gangga
  • Tenganan Village
  • Goa Lawah
Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 10
Free leisure

Relax and enjoy your leisure time.

Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 11
Transfer to Nusa Dua

Transfer to your hotel in Nusa Dua for check-in and enjoy the day at your leisure.

Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 12
Uluwatu Temple

Admire the beauty, and the spectacular vista from this temple placed 30 meters above the Indian Ocean cliff. Uluwatu Temple or Pura Luhur Uluwatu is one of Bali's six most important temples.

Kecak Dance Performance

The dance narrates the love story of Rama and Shinta while the sun sets the background, accompanied by the chanting of roughly 50 male dancers. The Ramayana story has become part of the cultural life, and religious and moral teachings since the Hindu teachings came to the island around 100 BC.

BBQ Seafood Dinner at Jimbaran

Jimbaran Seafood Dinner is a fun experience where you may taste fresh grilled seafood served freshly cooked fish at candlelight tables on the seaside while watching the sunset.

Included Experience(s)
  • Uluwatu Temple
  • Kecak Dance
Meals
  • Breakfast
  • Seafood BBQ Dinner at Jimbaran

Day 13
Free leisure

Relax and enjoy your leisure time.

Meals
  • Breakfast

Day 14
Departure

You will be transferred to Ngurah Rai International Airport for your flight at the designated time. End of service.

Meals
  • Breakfast

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img What’s Included?
  • Domestic airfare
  • Accommodations based on Twin-Sharing (2 persons per room)
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Tours and activities as indicated in the itinerary
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees, donations and parking fees as per itinerary
  • Welcome Kit
  • 11% local government tax and 10% service charge
img What’s Not Included?
  • International airfare
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Visa fee / arrangement if applicable
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone call, SIM Card, room service, mini bar, etc
  • Personal health and travel insurance
  • Any additional excursions/activities that are not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Guide/Driver Gratuities and Tips
img What’s Included?
  • Domestic airfare
  • Accommodations based on Twin-Sharing (2 persons per room)
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Tours and activities as indicated in the itinerary
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees, donations and parking fees as per itinerary
  • Welcome Kit
  • 11% local government tax and 10% service charge
img What’s Not Included?
  • International airfare
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Visa fee / arrangement if applicable
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone call, SIM Card, room service, mini bar, etc
  • Personal health and travel insurance
  • Any additional excursions/activities that are not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Guide/Driver Gratuities and Tips