This is an example of a roundtrip along the highlights in and around Yogyakarta as well as the major highlights of eastern Java. Of course you can completely customize the trip to your own requirements. You can omit certain parts and/or add other components. If desired I’m pleased to help you with this. This also applies to the accommodations. You can arrange this yourself, but if you prefer it, I’m also pleased to arrange this for you. The choice is entirely yours.
Fascinating eastern Java: in 8 days through eastern Java
|Pick up at the airport (or train station). Transfer to hotel.
|Visit to the Borobudur and Mendut temples, city tour of Yogyakarta (incl. Sultan Palace); in the evening Ramayana Ballet
|In the morniung visit to the Prambanan temple complex; in the afternoon cycling tour in neighboring village to see everyday rural life.
|First to Solo to visit Sultans Palace. En route to Sukuh visit to waterfall. Thereafter visit to Sukuh Temple.
|Long travel day of about 8 hours; en route options for photo stops.
|City tour in Malang, followed by a visit to a tea plantation. Then drive to Bromo.
|Get up early for fantastic sunrise at Bromo, after the Bromo back to hotel for breakfast. Subsequently to Kalibaru * (Alternative: after breakfast at Ijen volcano)
|En route visit to plantation, then ferry to Bali and drop off in Lovina (If the alternative to Ijen is selected: trekking Iljen, then ferry to Bali and drop off in Lovina)
* In Kalibaru you have the option to choose an adventure tour to turtles on the beach in Sukamade. This is a two-day trip that is performed with a 4WD. You stay in a very simple guesthouse in Sukamade. In the evening you will be guided by rangers to the beach to watch the sea turtles come ashore to lay their eggs.