Jomblang Cave-Borobudur-Coban Sewu-Bromo Ijen 5D
Special Java Trail explore from Jogja for Jomblang cave adventure, Borobudur sunrise tour, Coban Sewu waterfall tour, Bromo Ijen tour then to Bali for 5 days trip
Day 01: Yogyakarta Hotel – Jomblang Cave Adventure
Around at 07:15 am, our representative staff will meet you at your hotel in Yogyakarta (please let us know detail about your hotel), we will drive for about 2 – 2.5 hours to reach Jomblang Cave (it is depend on the traffic situation). You will arrive in Jomblang Cave are around at 09:45 am and the Jomblang Cave is located in the Semanu village, Yogyakarta. Jomblang Cave or Goa Jomblang is one of hundreds of cave complex in Gunung kidul (40 km from Yogya city) that becomes well known because of its uniqueness. Goa Jomblang is a vertical cave with dense ancient forest below.
Its characteristics which are with diametrically 50 m wide with vertical sides varies between 60-80 meters. Jomblang Cave Adventure is an amazing of tour program into the vertical cave to see magnicient light coming in through the hole on the cave at 10am - 1pm. The caving activity designed for getting an amazing experience for first-time of adventure trip into the cave. This adventure is safe for natural lover and you will be handled by professional local guide. You should try for rappelling to the cave. This rappelling is on very deep vertical cliff, about 30 meters to the bottom of the cave. Trying rappelling at Jomblang cave can lift up your adrenaline and be best experience in whole your life
The crew of Jomblang Cave will prepare you to lower you down into cave using rappelling equipment. They will help you down into 60 m off the cliff. After reach the bottom of Jomblang Cave, then continue the journey by tracing the tunnel with its beautiful natural ornament to connecting the Jomblang cave with other vertical cave named Grubug Cave, a place where you can see the spectacular's light from the top. A truly enlightening experience !!!!. Jomblang Cave Adventure is an amazing activity to explore the cave when you spend your holiday in Yogyakarta and detail for Jomblang Cave Adventure is as mentioned bellow:
09.45 am: Arrive Jomblang cave & prepare for Jomblang Cave Adventure with instuction from the local guide
10.30 am: Start the journey, rappelling down into the Jomblang cave
01.30 pm: finish for caving. Get your simple lunch (local food)
02.30 pm: Cave Tubing activity (it is optional tour program with extra cost
(You can decide and pay itself for Cave Tubing activity directly on the spot)
03.30 pm: Drive back to your hotel in Yogyakarta area for about 2-2.5 hours driving and around at 06.00 pm, you will arrive at your hotel in Yogyakarta for overnight stay
Day 02: Sunrise at Borobudur Temple & drive to Hotel in Malang area
In the early morning (around at 04:00AM), our staff will meet you at hotel in area of Yogyakarta (please let us know detail about your hotel), and then we will escort you to Borobudur Temple to see sunrise. Afterward we will continue our trip to escort you to your hotel in Malang area – East Java for about 9-10 hours driving by a private car including stop on the way for visiting Mangkunegaran Palace & Antique Market in Solo or Surakarta. Lunch will be served on the way at local restaurant & on your arrival in Malang area, you will stay overnight & having dinner at hotel before you continue our trip on the next morning.
Day 03: Malang Hotel – Coban Sewu Waterfall – Bromo Hotel
Around at 08:00 am, our staff will pick you up from hotel in Malang, and we will drive for about 2.5-3 hours to reach Coban Sewu Waterfall. Coban Sewu Waterfall is 2.5-3 hours drive Southeast of Malang. The waterfall is located on the outskirts of the village of Sidorenggo (and/or Sidomulyo), Lumajang Regency, in the highlands of East Java. Although it takes a long time to get to the waterfall the route is simple.
There’s not really much to see as you leave Malang. The road is long and straight with houses and shops on both sides of the road. Once you enter the highlands you need to slow down. The road snakes in gentle s-bends and the landscape is covered in thick forests. It’s a nice drive and you pass through small villages and towns. Coban Sewu Waterfall or the local people called it by "Air Terjun Tumpak Sewu" is really magnificent and really worth to be visited.
Firstly, you should bring your raincoat and protector for your camera/mobile phone, because you will get very wet. From the top, you can see a lot of wonderful waterfall, and you can climb down to the bottom of the waterfall to enjoy another impressive view. When you reach there, you will realize that you are very far from the top of the waterfall. Many places can be explored in this place which you can search for many caves and rivers.
After enjoy nice view and really magnificent of Cuban Sewu Waterfall, we will leave this place around in the afternoon and then we will continue our trip to reach your hotel in Bromo area for about 4-5 hours driving with possible to stop on the way to take a rest and having meals at local restaurant. Upon your arrival in Mt. Bromo area, we will escort you to the hotel in Bromo area for enjoyable stay
Day 04: Sunrise & Bromo Savannah Tours - drive to Hotel in Ijen Crater
At dawn time (03:30 am), the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to parking area on bottom of Mt. Pananjakan and from this place, you are required to trek up Mt. Pananjakan for about 30-45 minutes on foot to reach the place to see sunrise. Mount Pananjakan is known as the view point to enjoy sunrise time in Bromo area which is located on the rim of the Tengger caldera. 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 your mind & heart as a creation from the God
Afterward, the jeep will bring us to continue our tour to reach the parking area which is located on the bottom of Mt. Bromo by passing the amazing view, such as: sea of sand which is bordered by Mountains in Tengger area, then from parking area for the jeep, you are required to cross seas sand of Mt. Bromo by horse riding or on foot (it is optional) till reach the starting point to trek up of Mt Bromo by following more than 250 stairs which it will lead you to reach peak of Mt Bromo.
After enjoy nice view in Mt. Bromo and around at 08:00, we will continue our trip for about 1-1,5 hours driving by 4WD vehicle/ jeep to reach “the savanna/ teletubies hill” by crossing the seas sand in Tengger region which it is bordered by mountains. After a short break & take pictures, we will go to hotel for taking a bath, having breakfast and enjoy your own free program at hotel nearby with nice view and fresh air surrounding till time to continue our trip to reach to the Hotel in Ijen Crater area for about 5-6 hours driving. In this route will pass rural landscape, small cities, rice fields, plantations & beaches. Lunch will be served on the way at local restaurant. About at late afternoon or in the early evening, we will reach at your hotel in area of Ijen Crater then overnight stay before you enjoy Ijen Crater Trekking on the next morning
Optional program for Bromo Milky Way Tours: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to do optional tour program for Milky Way Tours in 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 are interested to do Bromo Milky Way Tours, you are required to inform us in advance in order we can arrange everything to do this optional tour program & the total extra cost to do this optional tour program as mentioned on the attachment
Day 05: Ijen Crater Tours & drive to your Hotel in Bali
About at 04:30 in the morning, our vehicle will bring us to the village of Licin and then continue to the slope of Mount Ijen, passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the few remaining on the Island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees, this journey takes approximately 1 hour from the hotel by private car. Arrive at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1 until 1.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen Crater and along the path, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air & shady.
Resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2883 meters and enjoy best panorama of the lake of sulfate where reflects spectacular view in the surrounding walls to give the impression like unforgettable thing on your life. The sulfur mining workers go down into the crater and climb back up by passing dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous & hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen as one of God’s amazing creation. Do not forget to take pictures in this area as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth.
After enjoyed the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then you will descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting to escort you back to the City of Banyuwangi with stop for awhile to visit plantations (cloves, cocoa), then continue our trip to take you out directly to Ferry Port in Ketapang (most eastern tip of Java Island) to cross Bali strait by ferry for about 1hour to reach Port of Gilimanuk in the most western tip of Bali Island. Upon arrival in Gilimanuk port, we will continue to drive to Pemuteran, Lovina, Ubud, Kuta, Sanur, Seminyak, Nusadua or Jimbaran area for about 3-4hours and TOUR SERVICES FINISHED
Optional program for Blue Fire Ijen Tours or Blue Flame Ijen Tours: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to see blue fire & sunrise at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave from the hotel around at 12:00 pm or at 01:00 am (midnight time). If you are interested to do Bromo Milky Way Tours, you are required to inform us in advance in order we can arrange everything to do this optional tour program & the total extra cost to do this optional tour program as mentioned on the attachment
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Yogyakarta & transfer out to your Hotel in Bali Island
~ Entrance tickets for Jomblang Cave, Borobudur Sunrise, Surakarta Tours, Coban Sewu Waterfall
~ Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip (we will use a private car with AC)
~ Caving equipments, 4WD vehicle (jeep) for Bromo Sunrise & Bromo Savannah
~ Cost for a ferry from Java to Bali Island as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for Mineral water, highway & parking during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for a tour guide with speaking English during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ 1N stay at Hotel in Malang area with breakfast (if you choose of the hotels from our website)
~ 1N stay at Hotel in Mount Bromo area with breakfast (if you choose of the hotels from our website)
~ 1N stay at Hotel in Ijen Crater area with breakfast (if you choose of the hotels from our website)
Price is not included:
~ Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping & optional tour program during the trip
~ Your meals (lunch & dinner) during the trip & horse riding to cross seas sand of Bromo (it is optional)
~ Accommodation in Yogyakarta (it will be your own cost & please let us know about your hotel detail)
~ Entrance tickets in Bromo & Ijen Crater as mentioned on the tour program
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:
~ Entrance ticket in Bromo is IDR. 227.000/ person on working days & IDR. 327.000/ person on public holidays
~ Entrance ticket in Ijen is IDR. 100.000/ person on working days & IDR. 150. 000/ person on public holidays
~ Indonesian citizen will get lower cost for entrance tickets as (it is cheaper than tourist from overseas)
What items you should bring:
~ Comfortable shoes for trekking, rain coat, warm clothe, simple mask & flashlights