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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. See? You really can have it all.


Duration: 15 Days Guaranteed Departure: Yes
For lovers of: Physical rating: Average
Accommodation standard:   Budget% Traveller Tour Rating: 0%  
Your Guide: English speaking Tour code: 166357
Starts: Jakarta, Indonesia Finishes: Benoa, Indonesia
You will visit
  • Jakarta
  • Bali

Itinerary

01

Day 1: Jakarta

Arrive at any time.

Included Activities:
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

02

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)

03

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

04

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

05

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))

06

Day 6: Yogyakarta/Batu (1B)

Continue the journey across the agricultural heartland of Java to Batu, a large hill resort surrounded by volcanic peaks on the lower reaches of Gunung Arjuna.

Transport:
Private Vehicle (9.00 hour(s), 300km)

07

Day 7: Batu (1B)

Visit Mt Bromo, then enjoy a free afternoon with options to visit nearby waterfalls or wander around the village.

Included Activities:
Mount Bromo Visit

08

Day 8: Batu/Sanur (1B)

Drive from Batu to Malang for a short flight to Sanur and enjoy some free time.

Transport:
Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s), 20km)
Plane (1.00 hour(s))

09

Day 9: Sanur/Nusa Penida (1L, 1D)

Transfer to Benoa Marina in the morning to meet the skipper for a welcome meeting. Board the boat, set sail, and relax on board. After reaching Nusa Penida opt to go snorkelling.

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran
Private Vehicle

10

Day 10: Nusa Penida/Gili Gede (1B, 1L, 1D)

Cruise to Gili Gede, part of a small group of islands off the southwest coast of Lombok. Enjoy the scenery and visit some of the surrounding islands.

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran

11

Day 11: Gili Gede/Gili Nanggu (1B, 1L, 1D)

Continue sailing east towards lush Gili Nanggu. Enjoy a beach lunch on Gili Kedis.

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran

12

Day 12: Gili Nanggu/Senggigi (1B, 1L, 1D)

Continue sailing to Senggigi, a town with beach bars perfect for chilling out. Opt to go kayaking.

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran

13

Day 13: Senggigi/Gili Air (1B, 1L, 1D)

Sail to the three most famous Gilis – Air, Meno, and Trawangan. These beautiful islands do not allow motorized vehicles and each has a turtle conservation initiative. Snorkel around the islands and, if you're lucky, spot sea turtles. Moor near Gili Air for the night.

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran

14

Day 14: Gili Air/Nusa Lembongan (1B, 1L, 1D)

Cruise to Lembongan island in the morning. Upon arrival, opt for snorkelling, surfing, a massage, a yoga class, or relax at one of the beachfront bars.

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran

15

Day 15: Bali (1B)

Sail back to Benoa Marina and disembark. Trip ends on arrival.

Included Activities:
Departure Day (Activities)

Transport:
17m (57 ft) sailing catamaran

Inclusions:
    Meals Included
    • 13 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 7 dinners
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