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Discovering Java and Bali

15 days from £4,190pp

What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Marvel at the spectacular ancient Buddhist relic of Borobudur.

  • Visit the Hindu temple complex of Prambanan.

  • Take a bike ride through the paddy fields of central Java.

  • Watch a spectacular the sun rise over Mount Bromo.

  • Spend time in Ubud - the cultural heartbeat of Bali.

  • Visit the volcanic region of Ijen to observe the sulphur mining and the stunning turquoise blue crater lake.

  • Visit Bali's only national park.

  • Relax on one of Bali's lovely beaches.

Price includes

Scheduled international flights
In-destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
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  • Yogyakarta
  • Surabaya
  • Mount Bromo
  • Ijen National Park
  • Ketapang Harbour
  • Bali Barat National Park
  • Ubud

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Yogyakarta.

Day 2 Yogyakarta


You will be met on arrival in Yogyakarta for the short transfer to your hotel for the next two nights.

Day 3 Yogyakarta


Today you will visit the magnificient Buddhist temple of Borobodur before exploring Candijero village. Late afternoon you will have chance to visit the Hindu monument of Prambanan and enjoy a traditional performance of the Ramayana ballet.

Day 4 Surabaya

Yogyakarta , Surabaya

Travel by train to Surabaya and stay the night in a lovely colonial style hotel.

Day 5 Mount Bromo

Surabaya , Mount Bromo

Head to Surabaya's spice markets this morning during your tour of the city before heading to the cooler climates of Mount Bromo. Enjoy the scenic views en route and why not stop for lunch along the way - your guide will suggest some local places to stop (usually a simple service station).

Day 6 Ijen National Park

Mount Bromo , Ijen National Park

Rise early this morning for the spectacular sunrise at Mount Bromo. Transfer on to the Ijen Plateau.

Day 7 Ijen National Park

Ijen National Park

Trek up Mount Ijen and see the sulphur lakes before then visiting the fishing villages and plantations that are scattered around the area.

Day 8 Bali Barat National Park

Ijen National Park , Ketapang Harbour , Bali Barat National Park

Today you will cross over to Bali by ferry with your guide. You then transfer to the Bali Barat National Park.

Day 9 Bali Barat National Park

Bali Barat National Park

Day at leisure in the Bali Barat National Park.

Day 10 Bali Barat National Park

Bali Barat National Park

Another day in the park to enjoy the snorkelling or diving off Bali's north coast.

Day 11 Ubud

Bali Barat National Park , Ubud

Take a scenic drive to Ubud Bali's cultural heart today, stopping off at Lake Bratan en route.

Day 12 Ubud


Enjoy a day exploring Ubud and surrounds with your guide. This area is well known for its arts and crafts and is the ideal place for picking up some mementos of your time away. Lunch is included today.

Day 14 International return flight

Ubud , International return flight

Transfer to the airport today for your flight home.

Day 15 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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Mount Bromo
Ijen National Park
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