The Culture and the Volks of Jawa
4 days 3 nights
In our Jawa roundtrip you are going to explore the beauty of the island which is full of culture through the existance of the popular temples Borobodur and Prambanan. The highlights of this trip is the mystical Dieng Plateau which is located on the height of 2000 m above sea level.
Day 1: Arrival in Yogyakarta
Pick up at the airport of Yogyakarta/Java. Start with your city tour around the city Yogyakarta as the cultural city of Jawa. You are going to visit the Kraton, Sultan Palace of Yogyakarta, and the ruins of Taman Sari water palace. Visiting the old town with its traditional market, batik factory and the silversmith. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. Afternoon proceeding to the hindush temple Prambanan. This is a huge temple complex depicting the Ramayana history. 3 overnights in Yogyakarta - not include. Please, Book your hotel here! (L)
Day 2: Borobodur & Dieng Plateau
After the breakfast we are leaving to the temple Borobodur the world biggest Buddish temple with its two smaller temples Candi Mendut and Candi Pawon. Continuing our daytrip passing a lot of ricefields and mountainious views to Dieng Plateau in central Jawa which is belong to one of the most active volcano in Indonesia. On this Plateau you can also visit a number the oldest hindush temples. Some nice stops will be interresting after stop in Mehjer craterlake the stops in the huge tea plantation on our way back to the hotel. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. (F,L)
Day 3: Solo
Early morning leaving to Solo the sister town of Yogyakarta. First we visit Mankunegaran Sultan palace in Solo. It is also a museum. Antiquities market Tri Windu will be interresting to visit. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. Proceed further more to the east to visit the majestatic hindush temple Sukuh not far away from Solo. (F,L)
Day 4: Yogyakarta – to the next destination
This day is your time to enjoy the hotel and its vicinity or pool. Afternoon transfer out to the airport for your flight to the next destination. (B)
2 persons : USD 566.00 per person
4+ persons : USD 392.00 per person
Included: Food as per itinerary, all entrances and English speaking guide
Excluded: 3 overnights: Please, Book your hotel here!