Category Archives: Indonesia Blog

PICTURES: Mount Prau , Dieng Central Java, Indonesia

If you love nature and beginner of hiking, this hike to Mount Prau might be a good choice. Only about 3 hours walk from the base camp, you can reach the peak of Mount Prau (2565M), and you will get to see some other peaks in the vicinity such as Mount Merapi, Mount Merbabu, Mount Sindoro, Mount Sumbing, Mount Slamet and Mount Lawu. The vista on the summit is marvelous. And beside that you can also visit and photograph the nice places on this mountain : Daisy Garden and Teletubbies Hill. As the hike is not long, you can do camping or just day tour for sunset or sunrise. The most popular is visitors doing camping to the mountain and visit Dieng Plateau Area. However you can also depart about 10 PM from Yogyakarta for sunrise hiking. Shall you need any info or quotation for Mount Prau Hiking Summit or maybe combined with other destinations such as Dieng Plateau, Borobudur, Yogyakarta, please contact us. 

 

PICTURES: BRASTAGI, SUMATERA, INDONESIA, THE MILD MOUNTAIN CITY

Brastagi is definitely worth a visit, as it has some natural beauty to witness, it has two major volcanoes: Mount Sibayak and Mount Sinabung. 


The active Mount Sinabung can be seen from close distance.


The ghost town in Brastagi, located on slope of Mount Sinabung, abandoned by the proprietor.


The buddhist monastery


Church in Brastagi with local architecture.

PICTURES: Ambarita , Batak Traditional Village, Samosir Island, Sumatera, Indonesia

Ambarita is well known place of interest in Samosir Island.  In thss village you can see the local Batak House and also some remains from the village remains such as: Justice stone and executions stone. Let us know if you want to visit North Sumatera with its Samosir Island, Lake Toba, Tangkahan Elephant and Bukit Lawang Orangutan Trail. Getaway Tours: Indonesia Tour Operator will help you to make your  Indonesia tour unforgettable;e.