This is an immersive capsule designed for the intrepid traveller desiring to spend quality time in this amazing country, experiencing the unique cultural ethos and historical essence of this amazing country… While we have kept enough time for this, we have also included time for the traveller to experience some of the fascinating and spectacular natural beauty of this place – from volcanoes to mountains and serene beaches… Come, immerse yourself in Indonesia – the Beyonder way…
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Arrival at Jakarta
Arrive at International Airport Jakarta to be met and transferred to the Northwest coastal town of Anyer.
Drive down to the bay and board a fast boat to the Krakatau volcano. Sail around the volcano, land on the beach and hike to the top of the volcano. After a lunch at the beach, return to your hotel.
Drive down to Jakarta visiting on the way, the ruined palace, old mosque and Chinese temple in Banten.
Take a panoramic train ride along the mountain slope to Yogyakarta. Relax and explore this small town.
Buddhist Borobudur Temple
Drive down to the famous 9th century Buddhist Borobudur Temple (a UNESCO site). Next stop is a traditional village near the Pawon temple to get a first-hand feel of the life of the Java-People.
Prambanan Hindu Temple
Head out to find and explore the stories from the Ramayana in the ancient 9th century Shiva Temple at the 9th century Prambanan Hindu Temple. Back to Yogyakarta to visit the Sultan Palace and Traditional Market Bering Harjo.
After an early morning breakfast, transfer by train and bus to Bromo, visiting enroute the Trowulan Village and the ruins of the Majapahit Kingdom.
Go on a very early morning trip by jeep to the Penanjakan View Point (2.700 m) to see the spectacular view of Bromo Volcano at sunrise. Soak in the beauty of this sight and then drive down the hill to walk uphill to inspect and explore the Bromo Volcano Crater. After a short rest, fly to Denpasar and check in to your hotel.
Explore the beaches of Bali, stretch, get a sun-tan, read a book… do whatever, just chill…
A packed day visiting Mengwi for the Royal Family Temple of Taman Ayun, Alas Kedaton for the sacred rainforest Monkey Forest and then Tanah Lot for the Sea Temple by Sunset.
Drive to Batubulan village to attend the Barong and Keris dance performance. Then on to the art and handicraft villages of Celuk, Batuan, Mas and Ubud, to witness gold and silver work, hand weaving woodcarving and painting. Proceed to Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave), a Hindu meditation centre dating back to the 11th Century. Continue to Geopark Batur to view the magnificent panorama of the still active Mt. Batur volcano and Lake Batur in Kintamani.
Relax on the beach till it’s time for your transfer to the Denpasar Airport (Bali) to head home after an immersive experience of the essence of Indonesia.