Classic: Best of Java & Sailing Adventure (AEJS)
Countries Visited: Indonesia Great value, reasonable prices, quality experiences Comfortable and varied tourist-class accommodations chosen for location and character Mix of public and private transport for the best overall experience All the top highlights included, plus plenty of time to explore on your own
Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 1 - You'll have to walk around on your own, climb some stairs and carry your own bag. Easy does it.
Group Size: Information Not Available
Meals Included: 13 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 8 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Hike on Mt Nglanggeran, Visit the largest Buddhist sanctuary in the world, Explore Mt Bromo, Sail to the three most famous Gilis - Air; Meno & Trawangan, Explore the lesser known Gilis - Sudak; Nanggu & Gede
Some travellers explore Indonesia by land. Others experience it by sea. Smart travellers do both with this amazing 15-day adventure that combines Javanese turf and Gili Islands surf. Kick things off in Jakarta and head off to the "Paris of Java" - Bandung and opt for a traditional angklung orchestra show. Explore the Buddhist sanctuary of Borobodur in Yogyakarta, witness the majesty of Mt Bromo, and relax at Sanur before boarding a catamaran for six days of snorkelling and taking it as easy as possible in the glorious Gilis. Sees You really can have it all.
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|Day 1||Jakarta||Day 1 Jakarta|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Bandung||Day 2 Jakarta/Bandung (1B)|
A guided city tour will visit the former Batavia area, remnants of the colonial past, and tour the Sunda Kelapa Harbour. In Bandung, opt to see the angklung orchestra - resonating melodies created when children shake bamboo instruments. Included Activities: Jakarta City Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s), 150km)
|Day 3||Nglanggeran||Day 3 Bandung/Nglanggeran (1B, 1D)|
Take the morning train to Yogyakarta, enjoying beautiful scenery along the way, then transfer to Nglanggeran village for a homestay. Transport: Train (7.00 hour(s), 402km) Private Vehicle
|Day 4||Yogyakarta||Day 4 Nglanggeran/Yogyakarta (1B, 1L)|
Enjoy a hike on Mt Nglanggeran before getting a closer look at local life. After lunch in the village travel back to Yogyakarta, visiting the Prambanan Hindu temple complex en route. Included Activities: Mount Nglanggeran Hike Prambanan Hindu Temple Complex Excursion Transport: Private Vehicle
|Day 5||Yogyakarta||Day 5 Yogyakarta (1B)|
Spend time at Borobudur and come away with a deeper understanding of the Buddhist culture here. Included Activities: Borobudur Temple Complex Excursion Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 6||Ngadas||Day 6 Yogyakarta/Ngadas (1B, 1D)|
Continue the journey across the agricultural heartland of Java to Ngadas, a village in the scenic Mt Bromo region. Experience the local culture with a G Adventures-supported community homestay. Included Activities: Ngadas Homestay Transport: Local train (7.00-8.00 hours)
|Day 7||Malang||Day 7 Ngadas/Malang (1B, 1L)|
Start early today (approximately 2:30am) for a pre-dawn trek across the "sea of sand" to watch the sunrise over the crater's rim, popular with both tourists and the local Buddhist Tenggerese, who can be seen giving offerings of food to receive blessings from the Supreme God Hyang Widi Wasa. Included Activities: Sunrise Walk to Mount Bromo Viewpoint Village Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours)
|Day 8||Sanur||Day 8 Malang/Sanur (1B)|
Drive from Malang to Surabaya airport for a short flight to Sanur and enjoy some free time. Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s), 95km) Plane (1.00 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s), 16km)
|Day 9||Nusa Lembongan||Day 9 Sanur/Nusa Lembongan (1L, 1D)|
After reaching Nusa Lembongan opt to go snorkelling or on a Mangrove Tour. Transport: Private Vehicle 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
|Day 10||Lombok Island||Day 10 Nusa Lembongan/Lombok Island (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Continue sailing to the beautiful islands of Lombok, starting with the three most famous Gilis - Air, Meno, and Trawangan. Moor near Gili Trawangan for the night. Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
|Day 11||Lombok Island||Day 11 Lombok Island (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Explore the beaches and islands on the west coast of Lombok, including Gili Trawangan, Gili Sudak, Gili Nanggu, and Gili Gede. Additional Notes: Please note: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of your tour you will be advised of any amendments. Included Activities: Gili Trawangan Visit Gili Sudak Visit Gili Nanggu Visit Gili Gede Visit Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
|Day 14||Nusa Penida||Day 14 Lombok Island/Nusa Penida (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Cruise to Nusa Penida in the morning. Upon arrival, opt for snorkelling, or a Nusa Penida Island Explorer Tour. Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
|Day 15||Sanur||Day 15 Nusa Penida/Sanur (1B)|
Sail back to Serangan Village and disembark. Tour ends on arrival. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: 17m (57 ft) Indonesia Sailing Catamaran
Local Flights: N/A
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.
Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.