BALI – IJEN CRATER – MOUNT BROMO – SURABAYA – BOROBUDUR SUNRISE TOUR – YOGYAKARTA CITY TOUR (5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS)
WHAT MAKE THIS TOUR INTERESTING?
This tour is highly recommend to the travellers who start their holiday from Bali Island and willing to explore Java Island from Bali. Java Island is completely different than Bali, it is all about adventure, seeking new experience during the holiday, trying a local food, see the active volcanoes, meet a local people and learn new cultures.
On this tour we will be visiting the must-see destinations in Java Island (East Java – Central Java) within five days, the destinations are Ijen Crater, Mount Bromo, Borobudur Temple, Prambanan Temple, and Yogyakarta City.
To read more about the detail of the itinerary, you can scroll down onto the detail below:
DAY 1: BALI – HOTEL IN BANYUWANGI
Bali Ijen Bromo Borobudur Temple tour will start at 10:00 AM (Local Time), our staff will pick you up at your hotel in Bali then we will drive from your hotel to Gilimanuk Ferry Port, Gilimanuk ferry port is a harbor that located in the most western part of Bali. It will take for about 4-5 hours (depending on where is your hotel in Bali). Afterward, we will take the ferry for about an hour to reach Ketapang Ferry Port. Ketapang ferry port is a harbor that located in Banyuwangi (Ijen Crater area), Java Island. Upon arriving in Ketapang ferry port, we will escort you to your hotel in Banyuwangi area.
UBUD, SANUR, KUTA, LEGIAN, DENPASAR TO GILIMANUK FERRY PORT (±4-5 HOURS), PEMUTERAN (± 30 MINUTES) AND LOVINA TO GILIMANUK FERRY PORT (±2HOURS)
DAY 02: IJEN CRATER / KAWAH IJEN TOUR – HOTEL IN BROMO AREA
Ijen crater tour will start at 4:00 AM from your hotel then our car will bring us to Paltuding. Paltuding is a parking place where will park our car and start our trekking to Ijen Crater. To reach Paltuding, we will pass some coffee plantations, clove plantations, and rainforest. This journey takes approximately 1, 5 hours’. Arriving at the parking area of Ijen Crater (1850m), From here, you need 1, 5 hours will be required to hike the slope o Ijen Crater. Along the path, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air & shady. Resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2385 meters and enjoy the best panorama of the lake of acid water where reflects the spectacular view in the surrounding walls that gives the impression like doom. The sulfur miners go down into the crater and climb back up by passing a dangerous path on the edge of ijen crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous and hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen crater as one of God’s amazing creation. Do not forget to take pictures in this area as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth. After enjoying the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting for escorting you to the plantations. Afterward, we will escort you to a local restaurant for having lunch then continue our trip to Mount Bromo about 5-6 hours for overlooking to the active volcano of Mount Bromo, staying overnight in Mount Bromo area before taking the Bromo sunrise tour tomorrow morning.
If the weather is good enough and you have a good condition for trekking at night, you can take Ijen blue fire tour at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave the Hotel or Homestay around 1:00 AM or Midnight. Please check the picture of the blue fire at Ijen Crater on the Internet.
DAY 03: BROMO SUNRISE TOUR – TRAIN STATION IN SURABAYA – HOTEL IN BOROBUDUR TEMPLE AREA
Mount Bromo tour will start at 3:30 AM from your hotel, we will ride a jeep to get the best of sunrise viewpoint and then the jeep will bring you to the world’s most famous viewpoints, those are Penanjakan and Kingkong hill, it’s located on the rim of the Tengger caldera (2,700m). From here, you can see the enchanting sunrise with the amazing scenery of Mount Bromo, Batok and Semeru. After you have enjoyed the view here, we will go back to the jeep then the jeep will continue our adventure to reach the sea of sands in Mt. Bromo area. We will stop at the parking area then you will cross the sea of sands by riding a horse or on foot (it is optional) till reach stairs up at the slope of Mt. Bromo where it will lead you to reach the peak of Mt. Bromo. About at 9:00 AM, the jeep will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, pack, loading bags into our van and then we will continue our trip Surabaya Train Station for about 3-4 Hours (it depends on the traffic situation). Your train is at 4:30 PM and arriving at Yogyakarta Train Station about 9:19 PM. Upon your arrival at Yogyakarta, you will be escorted to check in at your hotel in Borobudur temple area, it will take about 2 hours’ drive.
DAY 04: BOROBUDUR SUNRISE TOUR (VIA MANOHARA HOTEL) – MERAPI JEEP TOUR – PRAMBANAN TEMPLE -HOTEL IN YOGYAKARTA AREA
About 4:30 AM, you will be escorting by your driver and guide to Manohara Hotel as the entrance gate for another great experience to see a sunrise in Borobudur Temple area.
Did you know that Borobudur is best seen at dawn when the air is fresh and full of bird song. As the mist begins to lift, the sun scales the surrounding such as the Mount Merapi and Merbabu, villages, and forest. When the sun rises, you will see great stupas around you, the amazing of reliefs that made since 400 years ago.
Around 6:00 AM, you can see the mist around this temple, you will have a great pic if you can make it. Take a photo with opened stupa, walk around the amazing relieves. Learn the history of Borobudur temple is worth it to get.
Around 9 am, our driver will meet you in Borobudur park area then back to your Hotel. After having breakfast and packing your luggage, you will be invited for doing an adventurous tour in Mt. Merapi, we will drive for ± 2 hours from Manohara hotel to Kaliadem Basecamp. Kaliadem Basecamp is the last place before you do “Kaliadem Lava Tour in Merapi Volcano”. Around 11:00 AM, your jeep’s driver will escort you to Kaliadem Village; it’s a village on the slope of Mt Merapi that is totally destroyed after the last great eruption of Merapi on November 4th and 5th, 2010. The hot cloud (pyroclastic flow) hit this village. This position of the Kaliadem is 1100 meters above the sea level. It makes the air still relatively cool, although the tree forest was destroyed when the hot clouds hit on. When the area was opened again, hundreds of visitors has been coming until today, locals and foreigners reach the location by American Jeep and motor riding. And now, these objects can be seen at Gunung Merapi Museum.
The tour will be started at Kaliadem Parking area, from here the jeep will be ready to take you around the volcano for 2-3 hours, such as visiting museum, alien stone, yellow river, the cemetery and village of the shaman of Mt. Merapi, Kaliadem hill, and Kaliadem bunker. About 2:00 PM, the driver will escort you to our normal car. And then we are going to our next destination, which is Prambanan Temple. Prambanan Temple is the oldest Hindu temple in Indonesia. So, it’s so worth it to visit. We only need ± an hour to explore an amazing view and good history of Prambanan Temple. After enjoying the Prambanan Temple, we will escort you to your hotel in Yogyakarta area.
DAY 05: HOTEL IN YOGYAKARTA AREA – YOGYAKARTA CITY TOUR – AIRPORT IN YOGYAKARTA
After having breakfast around 7:00 am, we will drive to Sultan Palace, Tamansari Water Castle, and Batik Place from your hotel. We will do short city tour before we take you to the Airport of Yogyakarta. TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED
Note: Do not book a flight in the morning, it’s better if you can book the flight in the afternoon. So, you can take a full of city tour in Yogyakarta.
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Bali and transfer out to Yogyakarta Airport
- 1N stay at the Hotel in Banyuwangi area with breakfast
- 1N stay at the Mount Bromo area with breakfast
- 1N stay at the hotel around Borobudur Temple area with breakfast
- 1N stay at the hotel around Yogyakarta area with breakfast
- Land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
- The jeep for Mount Bromo Sunrise Tour and Kaliadem tour in the former eruption of Mount Merapi
- Private English speaking guide (Ijen Crater and Mount Bromo)
- Cost for the airfare from Surabaya to Yogyakarta / train ticket from Surabaya to Yogyakarta (depends on your budget)
- Cost for highway or parking during the trip and mineral water
- Cost for Borobudur sunrise tour, entrance tickets for Mt Merapi and cost for Yogyakarta city tour
- Cost for Ferry from Bali to Java Island
- Local guide for Borobudur temple, Prambanan temple, and Yogyakarta city tour
- Travel insurance
- Entrance tickets in Mt Bromo ( IDR 230.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 330.000 Saturday – Sunday )
- Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater ( IDR 100.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 150.000 Saturday – Sunday or Public Holiday )
- Horse riding at Mount Bromo
- Bar, laundry, phone calls, the internet, tipping & other personal costs
- Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip
For further information about the tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly to our Email: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!