Explore Java Indonesia Overland Tour 21 Days 20 Nights

This 21 days trip over Java Island will take you to some famous to the niche places to visit that is not well known yet very interesting. Some amazing volcanoes, one of a kind phenomenon, breathtaking views, sunrises, sunsets, mountains, beaches, wildlife and more. The tour starts from Jakarta and finish in Bali or in Surabaya. If you want to continue with Bali/Komodo Island/Flores/Borneo after or before, it is also available. In case the itinerary want to be adjusted a little please inform our tour planner.

Day 1: Arrival Jakarta-City Tour-Check in
Upon arrival Soekarno-Hatta International Airport Jakarta and then visit some places of interests in Jakarta : National Museum, National Monument, Old Batavia, Check in hotel.

Day 2: Baduy Tribe-Carita
After breakfast and then check out and at 06.00 AM and then drive about 3 hours to Ciboleger, passing hills, rice field, and kampungs. Arrival in Ciboleger and then trekking to some Baduy tribe village. After lunch and then trek back and stop by to see weaving, leather bag, and bracelets ade by locals, stop by at Baduy Lake and return to Ciboleger. Drive about 3 hours to Carita Beach. Check in.

Day 3: Carita-Krakatau-Peucang island Ujung Kulon
After breakfast and then sail about 1.5 hours by fast boat to Sunda Strait and dock at Anak Krakatau Island and climb to the peak of its peak passing some vegetation and volcanic sands. From the peak you can see the view of Krakatau islands. Return to boat, lunch and then sail to Peucang Island located in Ujung Kulon National Park which is going to to take 2.5 hours. Check in Peucang island lodge and then late afternoon visit Cidaon Savannah to see some wildlife such as deer, bull, some birds, pig and more.

Day 4: Peucang Island-Handeleum-Jakarta
After breakfast and then trek about 1 hour passing by primeval forest to Karang Copong located on the North of Peucang island, along the trek you will meet some flora and wildlife such as hornbill, pig and more. Return to lodge,lunch and proceed to enjoy Citerjun coral garden for snorkeling to see various fishes such as clown fish, cockatoo fish angel fish, butterfly fish and more. Sail to Handeuleum Island and ecplore Cigenter River by canoe to explore the primeval forest as well as enjoying the tranquility of the island. Sail back to Carita yet on the back will stop by at Badul, an sandy islet which is rich of corals and schools of fishes. Arrival at Carita and then return to Jakarta. Check in.

Day 5: Jakarta-Bogor-Sukabumi
After breafast and then drive about 1.5 hours to Bogor. Arrival Bogor visit Bogor Botanical Garden which houses more than 12.000 plants and trees from various regions.Drive to about 2.5 hours to Sukabumi. Check in.

Day 6: Sukabumi-Gunung Padang-Bandung
After breakfast and then check out, drive about 1 hour to Gunung Padang Megalithic site which is known gigantic ancient pyramid. Explore the site with local guide and then drive about 3.5 hours to Bandung.

Day 7: Cidewedy Tour
After breakfast and then drive about 1.5 hours to Ciwedey region to visit Kawah Putih (The White Crater), Lake Situpatenggang, and Glamping Lakeside. Return to hotel in Bandung

Day 8: Tangkuban Prahu- Lembang
After breakfast, check out and then drive to Tangkuban Prahu, to see its crater from close distance. Afterwards visit Tea plantation and Sari Ater Hotspring and Cimahi Waterfall. Drive to Garut. Check in.

Day 9: Bandung-Mt Galunggung-Kampung Naga-Pangandaran Beach
After breakfast and then check out. About 07.00 drive to Mount Galunggung and hike about 1 hour to the peak to see the crater. Descend and then drive to Kampung Naga, to see how the villagers here live in this traditional village. The house is made of thatched and wood and the number of the villagers remains the same from generation to generation. Drive about 4 hours to Pangandaran Beach. Check in.

Day 10: Pangandaran-Green Canyon-Pangandaran
After breakfast and then check out and drive to Green Canyon to explore its beautiful both river side by boating as well you can enjoy jumping and swimming at the river. Visit Batu Karas and Sharks Rock. Free Program at hotel.

Day 11: Pangandaran-Kledung Area, Wonosobo
After breakfast, check out and then drive about 5 hours to Wonosobo. Arrival in Wonosobo and then check in hotel located in the middle of two of the highest mountain in Indonesia, Mount Sindoro and Mount Sumbing. Afternoon visit: Posong View Point and Kledung Water Basin with mesmerizing view of Mount Sindoro and Mount Sumbing.

Day 12: Mt Prau-Dieng Sunrise Tour-Magelang
Depart at 02.00 from hotel to Pathak Banteng Village, the base camp of Mount Prau. About 03.00 start hiking to the peak of Mount Prau which takes about 2 hours walk. After seeing beautiful sunrise with breathtaking view of of Mount Sindoro and other mountains in the vicinity and then descend via Dieng Kulon camp and continue to visit Hindu Temple Complex and Sikidang Crater. Drive to Batu Pandang View Point and hike about 30 minutes to the view point to see get the bird eye view of Lake Warna and Lake Pengilon. Return to hotel and then check out. Drive to Borobudur Temple area in Magelang. Visit Mendhut Temple and Pawon Temple. Check in.

Day 13: Borobudur Sunrise Tour-Lava Tour-Prambanan Temple
Depart at 04.30 from hotel to Borobudur Temple to see sunrise and then explore stupas and reliefs of this biggest Buddhist temple in the world. Return to hotel, breakfast and then check out. drive to Kaliadem Village located on slope of Mount Merapi to see how Mt Merapi eruption destructed the area in 2010. Drive to Prambanan Temple, the biggest Hindu Temple Complex in Indonesia. Check in hotel.

Day 14: Jombang Cave-Timang Island
Depart at 07.00 from hotel to Jomblang Cave located in Gunungkidul Regency, to explore vertical cave, Jomblang Cave and short walk to Grubug Cave to see the beautiful light from earth surface. Afterwards drive to Timang Island, and ride Gondola. Return to Yogyakarta.

Day 15: Yogyakarta City Tour-Cycling-Warang Kulit Show
After breakfast, visit Beringharjo Market, Sultan Palace, Water Castle and Underground Mosque. Drive to Plaosan Temple and enjoy cycling from Plaosan Temple to Sojiwan Temple. Expecting sunset at Ijo Temple. Return to hotel.

Day 16: Yogyakarta-Mojokerto-Seloliman
At 06.00 AM picked up and drive to Yogyakarta Train Station.
Take Morning Train (SANCAKA) from Yogyakarta 06.30- Mojokerto (11.00).
Arrival Mojokerto and then drive to Trowulan Temple Site, where you can see the remains of Majapahit Kingdom, such as: Brahu Temple, Segaran Pool, Bajang Ratu Temple, Tikus Temple, Afterwards drive to Seloliman located on slope of Mount Penanggungan. Visit Jolotundo Holy Spring Temple. Check in. Afternoon if weather is good you can enjoy sunset with rice terrace view.

Day 17: Seloliman-Tumpak Sewu Waterfall-Kapas Biru Waterfall-Malang
Depart at 06.00 from hotel and drive about 5 hours to Tumpak Sewu Waterfall which can be reached by 1 hour trek. And then visit Kapas Biru Waterfall. Check in hotel in Malang

Day 18: MALANG-MADAKARIPURA WATERFALL-BROMO AREA
Check out and drive to Madakaripura Waterfall which can be reached by 5 minutes on motorbike and 45 minutes walk. Drive to Mount Bromo area. Check in. If weather is good, afternoon you can enjoy sunset at Bromo area.

Day 19: BROMO SUNRISE-IJEN AREA
Depart at 03.30 AM from your hotel ,ride 4WD to Mount Penanjakan/Kingkong Hill via Tumpang Village which will take about 2.5 hours drive. After seeing sunrise from Mt Penanjakan/Kingkong Hill and then drive to sea of sand and walk about 45 minutes to Mt Bromo crater rim. Return to hotel, breakfast and then check out. drive about 5 hours to Ijen area. Check in.

Day 20: IJEN BLUE FIRE TOUR- SUKAMADE
Depart at 00.00-01.00 A< and then drive to Paltuding camp, where you will start hiking about 1 hour to Ijen Crater rim and another 1 hour descend to see Ijen Blue Fire phenomenon. Drive to Meru Betiri National Park about 3 hours passing by kampongs, rubber plantation, cacao plantation and coffee plantation, passing by rivers, and farms. Though the ride is bumpy, you will enjoy nice green view and local activities en route. Check in Sukamade area. About 08.00 PM walk to Sukamade beach to await for turtles ashore and lay eggs (not guaranteed).

Day 21:SUKAMADE-BALI
In the morning, release baby turtle to ocean and then check out. Drive to Ketapang Port and cross Bali Strait to Bali Island. Drop you to airport/Hotel in Bali. Arrival Bali About: 18.00 local time.

Include;
– Private Vehicle, Driver, Fuel
– Hotel with breakfast
– English Speaking guide
– All entrance Fees, donation and activities as programmed
– Train Ticket
– Bromo 4WD/ Merapi 4WD/ Motorbike taxi needed
– Ferry Ticket
– Local Guide, Ranger, Ijen Mask
– Parking/Toll Fees
– Mineral Water Daily

Exclude:
– Tipping
– Travel Insurance
– Personal Expenses, Lunch and Dinner
– Bromo Horse Ride
– Others not mentioned in inclusion

What to bring:
Warm Jacket, Walking Shoes, Flipflops, Sunscreen, Headlamp, Hat