Java Overland (Jogjakarta to Bali)
Yogyakarta – Bali overland tour, Java overland tour package – Java overland tours is the tour package for adventurers who want explore the culture, nature and tradition in Java. This tour will start From Jogjakarta, in this province you will see the most beautiful temple, like Borobudur temple and Prambanan temple, moreover we also will bring you to see the the sultan palace.
After explore Jogjakarta then we continue our adventure to Mount Bromo and Mount Ijen, which is both volcano are the most famous and attractive volcano in East Java. From the volcano then we go to Sukamade turtle beach, to see the turtle laying on wild.
So this tour package are so perfect mixed between nature, culture and ecotourism.
Day 01 : Pick up service from Jogjakarta airport
Our crew will pick up you at Jogjakarta airport. Then we continue for Jogjakarta sightseeing visit the traditional market, batik home industry and silversmith at Kotagede with its processing and beautiful collection. After half day tour we check in hotel and free program.
Day 02 :
At 3.30 am we start from our hotel to Borobudur area will take about 1 hour. When arrived at Manohara (starting point for Borobudur sunrise tour) after get the entrance ticket , we climb up to Borobudur Temple or third level to waiting and enjoy the sunrise and see the magnificent panoramic view around the Borobudur temple. After the sunrise we continue see the relief of the Buddha’s life depicting on the wall of the temple.
Around 7.30 am we back to Manohara to have coffee break. After that we back to our hotel in Jogjakarta. Upon arrived at the hotel, take shower and prepare for next destination.
At 11.00 am we continue to Sultan palace (Keraton Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat), the palace is the main seat Sultan of Yogyakarta and his family. It serves as a cultural center for the Javanese people and contains a museum that displays the sultanate’s artifacts. After that we continue to Tamansari water castle, here is a site of a former royal garden of the Sultanate of Yogyakarta.
Then from Tamansari water castle we continue to Prambanan temple, Prambanan temple is the largest temple compound dedicated to Shiva in Indonesia. It was build at 10th Century. Around 4.30 pm we continue to Ratu boko temple for offer the panoramic beauty of the setting sun in the early evening (sunset) which is different from the panorama at the beach. After enjoy the sunset in Ratu boko, then we back to the hotel and free program.
Day 03: Jogjakarta – Surabaya (by train) – Bromo Hotel
06.00 am we transfer you to Jogjakarta train station, then we continue to Surabaya by mornig train. Will take about 5 hours. Upon arrived at Surabaya we meet our driver then continue drive to Mount Bromo area (Cemara lawang village) for about 3-4 hours by a private car. *If the weather good before arrive at our hotel in Mount Bromo we can visit Madakaripura waterfall.
Lunch will be served at local restaurant on the way. Upon your arrival in Mt. Bromo area, you will stay at the Cemara Lawang village. Please choice your accommodation to stay (Jiwa Jawa Resort, Lava View Lodge, Café Lava, Bromo Permai, Cemara Indah). *If you arrived in the afternoon our guide will bring you walking to explore the village or to mentigen hill to see the sunset view of Mount Bromo.
Day 04 : Sunrise Mount Bromo – Mount Bromo Crater – Kalibaru Hotel
At 3 AM early morning the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to the world’s most famous view point at Mount pananjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera it will take about 30 minutes, to see sunrise with its young volcanic including Mount Bromo and an active Mount Semeru in the background is breathtaking the play light shadow with sunrise reach Mountain succession from the top to the bottom and the usual fog of the caldera.
Actually the best places to wait and see the sunrise is in Kingkong Hill (it’s about 150 meters below Penanjakan 1). Afterwards, the adventure will be continue to an active Mount Bromo volcano to see the crater. Climb to Mount Bromo Crater it will take about 30 minutes, at the end you will crossing about 240 stairs will bring you to the peak of Mount Bromo.
After see the crater of Mount bromo and the panorama from peak of Mount Bromo we continue back to our jeep, then will drive back to the hotel for breakfast, shower, packing.
Around 10.00 AM our journey continue to Kalibaru highland will drive about 4-5 hour. Lunch will be served at local restaurant on the way. Upon arrival at Kalibaru we check in Hotel and free program.
*Optional: If we you interested you can do mini plantation tour at Bu Harni’s plantation. Here you not only see coffee, clove and cacao trees, but she will show you also how to process the coffee until you can drink and also you can see the process how to make brown sugar. Moreover you will see traditional dance from the kids, and the are very attractive. They will ask you to join dance with them.
Day 05 : Kalibaru Hotel – Green Bay (Teluk Hijau) – Sukamade Turtle Beach
After breakfast, we meet with our jeep driver. Then we start our journey to Sukamade turtle beach, part of Merubetiri National Park. On the way to Sukamade you will crossing the village, coffee plantation, cacao plantation, rubber plantation and also beach, such us Rajegwesi beach (fisherman village) and Green Bay.
Before we arrived at Sukamade guest house we will stop in Rajegwesi and Green bay, to go to green bay we must trekking about 1,5 km. Here you can enjoy your time and swimming. After that we back to our jeep and continue drive to Sukamade guest house.
Lunch will be served at local restaurant on the way or lunch box. Upon arrived at Sukamade guest house in the afternoon we can rest. And around 06.00 pm we have dinner, after dinner prepare for night safari. 08.00 pm we go to Sukamade beach and we wait until the turtle coming to the beach and laying (not guaranteed). Maximum we wait until midnight, then back to the guest house and rest.
Day 06 : Sukamade Turtle Beach – Banyuwangi (Ijen Hotel)
At 06.00 am in the morning we walking to Sukamade beach to release baby turtle to the ocean, then we back to guest house for having breakfast, shower and loading bag to our jeep. And then we transfer to Banyuwangi, will take about 5-6 hour. Lunch will be served at local restaurant on the way .Upon arrived at Banyuwangi we check in Hotel and relax. Prepare for night climbing to Mount Ijen.
Day 07 : Ijen Blue Flames
At 01.00 AM, Our crew will pick you up and drive to the slope of Mount Ijen, this journey takes approximately 1 hours from the hotel passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the few remaining on the island of Java with giant ferns and plants, big trees. Arrived at the parking area of Mount Ijen.
Normally 1.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen Crater and along the path, You will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air & shady. If the smoke good, then we can continue going down into the crater, to get closer from the blue flames. The way to going down into the crater is take about 20 minutes.
When arrived inside the crater you will be see how amazing the blue flames and also you will see how the sulfur miners collect the sulfur before he climb back up by passing dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. Don’t forget to take picture with the blue flames as your background as a proof that you have seen the blue flames in Ijen crater. After you feels enough see and take picture of the blue flames and sulfur miners activity, then we continue back to peak of Ijen crater.
Arrived at the peak, we can resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2386 meters above sea level and enjoy best panorama of the lake of sulfur where reflects spectacular view in the surrounding walls to give the impression like doom. You will also enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen as one of God’s amazing creation. Don’t forget to take pictures in this area also as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth.
After You enjoyed the natural scenery of Ijen Crater and then descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting for escort you back to Hotel. When arrived at the hotel you can take breakfast, shower, loading bag. Then around 10.00 AM we check out from hotel and continue to Bali or back to Surabaya, depend on your departure flight.
Yogyakarta – Bali overland tour, Java overland tour package
If your trip will finish in airport, please take flight leaving from Bali after 5 PM or in the Evening.
- Pick up service at Jogjakarta airport.
- Check in Hotel and free program.
- Departure at 3 AM for Borobudur sunrise tour.
- Aroud 10 AM back to the hotel (Breakfast arrange with box).
- Clean up and Lunch.
- Continue to visit Sultan palace and Tamansari water castle.
- Visit Prambanan Temple.
- Visit Ratu boko temple for enjoy the sunset.
- Back to hotel and relax.
- Departure 7 AM transfer to Surabaya by Train.
- Arrived at Surabaya at 11:40 AM.
- Continue Drive to Cemara Lawang. It takes around 3-4 hours drive to get there. Please expect busy traffic over weekend or public holiday.
- If the weather good, before arrived at our hotel in Cemara lawang village we can visit Madakaripura waterfall (Optional).
- Lunch break en route.
- Check in Hotel and free program.
- Departure at 3.30 AM, start bromo sunrise tour.
- Around 8.30 AM back to hotel.
- Breakfast and clean up.
- Continue drive to Kalibaru, will take about 5 - 6 hours.
- Have lunch break en route.
- Check in hotel and free time in the evening.
- After breakfast, we are departing to Plantation tour.
- Continue drive to Sukamade.
- Visit Red island and Rajegwesi beach on the way to Sukamade.
- Lunch break en route.
- Estimated time of arrival in Sukamade at 4 PM.
- After dinner, we’re walking to the beach for the turtle patrol program with local rangers.
- Stay overnight at Sukamade Home stay
- After breakfast, we are driving to Banyuwangi and visit Green bay.
- Continue drive to Banyuwangi.
- Lunch break en route.
- Check in Hotel and free program. Get prepared for after midnight departure for Ijen blue flame adventure.
- At 1 AM we drive to Paltuding post (slope of Mount Ijen) will be takes arounf 1 hour.
- At 2.30 Am And start trekking for Ijen blue fire adventure.
- After Ijen blue fire adventure, we are driving back to your hotel in Banyuwangi.
- Get prepared for your next trip to Bali.
- We’ll drop you off in Bali Hotel or Bali Airport. It takes 6 hour drive (Include crossing by Ferry)