JAVA OVERLAND....The Land With A Million Stories

Java is the cultural and economic heart of Indonesia. Historically, Java has been home to Indonesia's most glorious kingdoms, and has produced the archipelago's finest art and architecture. Of all the islands of Indonesia, none is more richly endowed with architectural monuments than Java. It is here that the former great empires of the country were centered, and their artistic achievements are still reflected in the temples and palaces that lie scattered across the mountains and plains of the regions.

Jakarta / Batavia, it is the Capital City of Indonesia, where various ethnic gather and live together at here to fighting over their life aspiration that been hankered. Meanwhile, almost all of Jakarta's people or much of the Indonesian only see and have mindset about the glamour and shimmer of this Indonesia metropolitan city, but in actually, there are forgotten of life because had been closed by luxury and greatness of the city that offered and promised. There are The Hidden Living that only be seen by the people who want to find and understanding in different perspective and angle of view....outskirts people.

Jogjakarta / Yogya, the name is derived from the Sanskrit "Ayodya", the capital city of Rama in the Hindu epic, the Ramayana. Here is all about heritage. The city is renowned as a centre of classical Javanese fine art and culture such as batik, ballet, drama, music, poetry, and puppet shows. Because of its proximity to world famous Borobudur and Prambanan temples, also because having unique Javanese court Kraton culture of Kraton Jogjakarta, it has become the second most important tourist destination in Indonesia after Bali.

Bromo - Semeru National Park, the area in and around the park is inhabited by the Tenggerese, one of the few significant Hindu communities left on the island of Java, is a remnant from the Majapahit era. In the parts of the park which most interest visitors (the caldera and mountain tops) flora and fauna is limited by the through lush green valleys with a typical tropical forest flora. The higher elevations before the tree line ends are largely clad with casuarina (cemara) forest. This park is not renowned for bird watching as others in Java, but up on the plateau you often see hawks and eagles soaring over the valleys below. This is the legendary mountains where the Gods were lived.

Bandung - Garut, people mention its with Paris Van Java and Swiss Van Java because of the characteristic and cold weather during the year in both, the regions are belonging to West Java, another different story from Java, the people called Sundanese. They have a different language and different typical skin as usually Java people. They made wood puppet when East and Central Java with leather even the main idea story of the puppet (Wayang) shows are same. Especially in Garut region, Kampung Naga is very famous with their own tradition and rules of living. They believe that breaking the sacred traditions will create imbalance between human and nature that will invoke the wrath of God and their ancestors.

The Hidden of Jakarta,
Jakarta have a thousand stories and meaningful for everybody who come and stayed here even for a couple days. It is about glamourities only, but you will see Jakarta from another angle and you will get something useful to be applied in your own life.
Mt. Tangkuban Perahu, Bandung
This is a legendary mountain for Sundanese people with the local story and still alive until now. However, the mountain have a fascinating sight seeing at the top that you do not have to climb by foots in far trekking. You'll see and feel the magnificent mountain very near around of you.
Sultan Palace, Kraton Jogjakarta
The place with full of honour and full of harmonity between the King and His society. You will see the real life in the past and still active until today even in the different period of times.
Borobudur Temple, is one of seven wonder in the world which made by hand in the past times. Here you will feel the power of passion ( Buddha ) to reach the highest of life itself, and it all was clearly described in the wall relief at whole part of the temple.
Mt. Pananjakan, from here you may act as God eyes to see the miracle what He made in front of you, which, you won't found another place and the best angle to see the beauty and the greatness of earth creation.
Mt. Bromo Sand Sea Explorer,
Here, you will have the chances to explore the sand sea and enjoy it with the amazing of sight seeing in around of the location. It will be the best moment when you feel like in another place outside the earth.
Prambanan Temple, is 9th century temple that still standing sturdily until now. The temple is one of favourite destination because of the making process legendary. In other words, this temple has the best location to enjoy the sunset with temple as the background.
Sunrise at Mt. Bromo,
Mt. Bromo with all of magnificent sight seeing is un-doubted and will give you never ending stories when come here, to see and feel and become a part of the miracles that has been created.
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Java Overland Itinerary :

Day 1-4: Jakarta - Bogor - Bandung
Two nights stays in Jakarta will be filled with your arrival airport transfer, and the next day with a full day tour of Indonesia in Miniature Park and the hidden of Jakarta. The 3rd day will be on the way to Bandung with Bogor Botanical Garden and Safari Park to be visited, while the 4th day is a full day trip to Tangkuban Perahu Volcano, Ciater hot-springs and Angklung performance.

Day 5-7: Bandung - Jogjakarta - Solo
A morning train rides will bring you to Jogjakarta. Afternoon free program on your arrival, while the next day is a full day tour to the 1'200 year old Borobudur Buddhist temple and the city of Yogya with its Sultan Palace. Bird Market, Taman Sari Water Castle, Batik Home Industry, Kotagede silversmith and Leather puppet handicraft. The 3rd day in Yogya will be allocated for the most impressive 9th century Prambanan temple, before you continue to Solo, where on arrival, you will have an opportunity to have a look Pasar Triwindhu, specializes in antiques.

Day 8-9: Solo - Bromo - Surabaya - Bali
Today, we will have a long trip via agriculture area to Tosari village, on the foot of Mount Bromo. At 04.00 am, the 4WD will bring us to the world's most famous view point at Mt. Pananjakan (2.750m) on the rim of the Tengger caldera to enjoy the sunrise breaking over the volcano cones including Mt. Bromo and Mt. Semeru in the back ground, the views are breathtaking. We continue across the sand sea to the active Mt. Bromo volcano and climb the 2.245 steps to visit the crater (2,500m). The 4WD will bring us back to the hotel for breakfast. After a break, drive to Surabaya's airport for your afternoon flight to Denpasar - Bali. Arrival transfer to your hotel in South Bali is included.

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Itinerary can be modified and customized according to your needs.

For your convenient, we provide as well accommodation on Surabaya/Bali for your post trip stay, air ticket Surabaya - Denpasar, airport transfer for your international departure on Bali, as well as tours around Surabaya/Bali.

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