4 days Java overland tour pacakge from Yogyakarta for Yogya tours, Borobudur & Prambanan Temple tours, Jomblang Cave adventure tours, Surakarta heritage tours and Bromo sunrise tours and then to Malang or Surabaya on the last day of the trip
Our staff will meet you at hotel or airport in Yogyakarta (the best time to start this trip is before at 9 am & please let us know detail about your hotel or flight number), and we will escort you to visit Borobudur Temple. We will drive from Yogyakarta to Borobudur for about 1.5 – 2 hours and upon arrival in Borobudur Temple, you will enjoy Borobudur Temple tours.
After enjoy Borobudur tours, we will continue our trip to visit the largest Hindu temple as Prambanan Temple. Around in the afternoon, we will leave Prambanan Temple to continue to enjoy Yogya sightseeing tours for visiting Sultan Palace Yogyakarta, Water Castle (known as Taman Sari), Batik home industry, Silver Smith at Kota Gede village and then in the late afternoon, we will escort you to the hotel in Yogyakarta area for overnight stay
On this day, you are required to have early breakfast and around at 07:00 am, our staff will meet you at your hotel in Yogya and then drive to Jombalng Cave for about 2-3 hours driving by a private car. Goa Jomblang is not really cave & it is part of a cave system that covers the whole of Gunung Kidul. The caves were formed over thousands were formed by rainwater and underground rivers that eroded the karst rock (a bit like the famous underground caves in the Yucatan, Mexico).
The actual cave (or the bit that the tourists see) is made up of three parts. The first is a large huge sinkhole that was formed by the roof of the cave collapsing. The second part of the cave is a long tunnel and the final part is Goa Grubog, the central cave. If you want to go to Goa Jomblang you need to set off early from Yogyakarta. The best way to get there is by renting a private car. You need to leave Yogyakarta at around 7:30 in the morning, because you need to be at Goa Jomblang by 10:00 (and it’s good to get there early because only 25 people a day are allowed to visit). It’s super easy to get to Goa Jomblang.
The roads all the way to Goa Jomblang are really good. & the last part of the journey is a bit bumpy. The last 200 meters is literally dirt with rock and no tarmac. You wouldn’t believe that there would be something called “Jomblang Resort” at the end of the road. Upon your arrival in Jombalang Cave, you will prepare to descend the hole, installing equipments to your body. The cave instructor will be dropping you down slowly to the base of the hole which is 40 meters vertically, with a rope attached to your body.
Around at 12.30 pm, we will leave the Jomblang Cave and drive to Pindul Cave Tubing and then around at 13.00 to 14.30 pm, you will enjoy the trips by lay inside a set of tubes and following the drift of the underground river into the Pindul cave. Played in unique cave with a cluster of bats and sparkling with the beauty of stalactite formations. After finish Cave Tubing activity, then continue to River Tubing activity (inclusive the package). The River Tubing trip will take you on a journey down the Oya River, along the way you will experience stunning with waterfalls, small rapids and optional cliff jumping
After having breakfast, our staff will meet you at your hotel in Solo or Surakarta and around at 8 am, we will leave your hotel to continue our trip escort you to Mount Bromo area for about 9-10 hours driving by a private car including stop on the way for visiting Mangkunegaran Palace & Antique Market in Solo. Lunch will be served on the way at local restaurant. Arrive in Mount Bromo, you will stay overnight & having dinner at Lava View Lodge or similar hotel where located on the rim tengger region for enjoyable stay.
At 3:30 am, the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to Mount Pananjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera as known as view point to see sunrise with its young volcanic including Mount Bromo and an active Mount Semeru as background. If it is not foggy, the sunlight when the sunrise will play light shadow which it come up from the sidelines of the mountains and it will give impression like unforgettable thing on mind & heart as a creation from the God
Afterward, our jeep will bring us to continue our trip to reach the parking area of 4WD vehicle (jeep) by passing the amazing view on the slope of Mount Bromo, then from parking area you are required to cross the seas of sand on the slope of Mount Bromo by horse riding or on foot (it is optional) till reach the stairs up (more than 250 stairs) at the slope of Mount Bromo which it will lead you to reach peak of Mount Bromo
After enjoy nice view in Mount Bromo and around at 08:00, we will escort you back to the hotel for having breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into the vehicle and then we will continue our trip to transfer you out back to Surabaya or Malang area as your last destination for this trip and it will take about 3-4 hours driving by a private car with AC (it is depend on the traffic situation). Java overland tour package finished
Optional program for Bromo Milky Way Tours: When you arrived at the hotel in Bromo area & If the weather is good enough on the evening time, you will have a chance to do optional tour program for Bromo Milky Way Tours in Mount Bromo area. This trip will be begun at midnight time from your hotel in Bromo (around at 1:30 or 02:00 am) and we will use 4WD vehicle or jeep to reach the place which is best point to see Milky Way in Mount Bromo area
If you want to photograph the Milky Way, the first thing you’ll need to know is how to find it. In this article & in order you can find the Milky Way’s galactic plane and more specifically with the bright galactic center, you are required to use either Smartphone apps or by memorizing important constellations. So, with this way, hoping you’ll be able to find the Milky Way with or without the use of technology. The Milky Way moves across the sky throughout the course of the night and the position of the Milky Way will differ depending on the time of year
The best times to observe the bright galactic center of the Milky Way, in Mount Bromo area, tends to be from about mid-March through mid-October, the “Milky Way Season”. Technically, you can see some part of the Milky Way at any time of the year, but when shooting in the time period from September through April, you’ll be limited to the dimmer parts of the night sky as the Sun obscures the center of bright galactic. If you are interested to do Bromo Milky Way Tours as mentioned above, you are required to inform us in advance & pay extra cost as mentioned on the attachment
Optional tour program when you leave from Bromo: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to do optional tour program during the way from Mount Bromo to Surabaya or Malang and you are required to choose one of optional tour programs as mentioned bellow:
Taman Safari Prigen Tour: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Taman Safari Prigen in Pasuruan Regency. Taman Safari Prigen Tour is the best way to get experience with wildlife at Safari Park. Taman Safari 2 Prigen Often is considered one of the best attractions in Indonesia, Taman Safari 2 Prigen is a famous animal conservation area in Indonesia.
Bigger than an average zoo by a hefty measure, this Safari Park is an area of wildlife that is capable of presenting a special and unforgettable traveling experience for your family. Not only that, this place is the perfect educational spot for children. The sheer number of exotic animals you will be able to see there is amazing. The location of Taman Safari 2 Prigen is in National Park of Mount Arjuna, Prigen – Pasuruan, East Java Pasuruan and the highway between Surabaya and Malang, It about 50 Km drive from Juanda International Airport Surabaya and it’s about 45 km from Malang
Madakaripura Waterfall Tour: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Madakaripura waterfall during the way from Bromo to Malang or Surabaya but required to inform us in advance in order we can arrange everything & pay extra cost for transportation, entrance ticket and a local tour guide.
Note: If you are interested to do optional tour program as mentioned above, you are required to inform us in advance & pay extra cost as mentioned on the attachment
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Yogyakarta & transfer out to Surabaya
~ Land transportation with driver, fuel, 4WD vehicle (jeep) for Bromo tours, mineral water, highway & parking
~ Entrance ticket in Borobudur, Prambanan, Yogya, Jomblang Cave, Cave Tubing & Solo / Surakarta tour activities
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (if you would like us to arrange it for this trip)
~ Cost for 1 night stay in Yogyakarta area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ Cost for 1 night stay in Solo or Surakarta with breakfast (it is included with tour price)
~ Cost for 1 night stay in Bromo area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
Price is not included:
~ Entrance ticket in Mount Bromo as mentioned on the tour program
~ Horse riding to cross the seas of sand in Bromo but you can do it on foot (it is optional)
~ Cost for optional program during your trip as mentioned on the tour itinerary
~ Cost for meals (lunch & dinner) Travel insurance, Bar, Phone call, Internet, Tipping & other personal cost
Entrance tickets: You are required to pay entrance tickets during your trip by yourself and please show your id card. Cost for entrance tickets are mentioned below:
~ Ticket in Bromo is IDR. 227.000 per person on working days & IDR. 327.000 per person on public holidays
Additional information: Indonesian citizen will get cheaper cost for entrance ticket as a local people
What items you should bring: Comfortable shoes for trekking, warm clothes & flashlights