Indonesia Discovery: Java, Bali and Gili Islands

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The right itinerary for those who for the first time go to Indonesia, an extraordinary country. Important places, cities, sacred temples, forests, rice fields, mountains and lots of sea, a very complete vacation.



Day 1

Arrival in Yogyakarta (Java) late in the evening, night in hotel in Yogyakarta

Day 2

Late morning start the tour with a visit to the Prambanan , Hotel in Yogyakarta

Day 3

Yogyakarta, Borobudur, Candirejo village, Hotel in Yogyakarta

Day 4

Yogyakarta, Mojokerto, Bromo Area, Hotel Monte Bromo

Day 5

Monte Bromo, flight to Bali ,Hotel in Bali

Day 6

Bali, Ubud Village, Monkey forest-Ubud Palace-Tegalalang rice terraces – Kintamani – Tegenungan,Hotel in Bali

Day 7

Bali, Bedugul, Batukaru, Jatiluwih and Tanah Lot temple, Hotel in Bali

Day 8

Bali, Kemenuh, Gianyar and Besakih Temple, Hotel in Bali

Day 9

Bali, Uluwatu temple and Kecak dance, Hotel in Bali

Day 10

Bali, day at the Beach Club Cruise Lembongan, Hotel in Bali

Day 11

Bali, Lempuyang Temple, “Gate of Heaven”, Bali est tour Hotel in Bali

Day 12

Bali, transfer to Gili Trawangan, Hotel in Gili

Day 13

Gili Islands – tour of the 3 islands, Hotels in Gili

Day 14

Gili Trawangan, free day, Hotel in Gili

Day 15

Gili Trawangan, transfer to Bali for the return flight




Day 1: Arrival in Yogyakarta in the evening

You will arrive at the airport in Yogyakarta and you will have the transfer to your hotel for the evening and for the night.

Day 2: Yogyakarta, Prambanan temple

At 8:30 your Italian speaking guide will arrive and you will start your cultural tour of Yogyakarta by visiting the Royal Palace of Sultan, the water castle (Taman Sari), the Ngasem bird market, the birth of the Batik and the silverware in Kotagede. Then the journey continues with a visit to the temple of Prambanan, the most important Hindu temple in Indonesia, built in the ninth century consisting of the three temples dedicated to Brahma, Shiva and Vishnu.

I’m going back to the hotel.



Day 3: Visit Borobudur and Candirejo and fly to Bali

In the morning the guide will come to pick you up, direction Borobudur. Upon arrival, you will go up to the temple of Borobudur to the top of Arupadhatu.

Then, from your guide you will learn about the philosophy of the Buddha by exploring the relief on Borobudur, then visit of Pawon and the temple of Mendut.

It continues now with the exploration of the village of Candirejo, a traditional Javanese village that is rich in its natural environment and is promoted for village tourism, representing traditional Javanese culture and day life through traditional houses, plantation resources, shows arts, agriculture and local food.

You will participate in daily social activities to feel their true traditional village atmosphere, their culture and lifestyle. Return to the hotel



Day 4: Yogyakarta – Mojokerto – Bromo Area

Breakfast at the hotel, then drive to Tugu station to catch the morning train to Mojokerto station. Arrival in Mojokerto at noon and proceed to the area of Monte Bromo. Check in at the hotel and enjoy your free time at your leisure.



Day 5: Monte Bromo, Pananjakan view point, flight to Bali

This morning we will get up very early, in fact at 03:00 am you will have a cup of coffee or tea before going out for a short trip of about 3 kilometers to Pananjakan. In the last 1.5 kilometers you will climb to the highest point in the area to watch the sunrise. But of course, watching the sunrise will depend on weather conditions. Then we descend into the sea of sand to see the crater of Mount Bromo. After this activity, return to the hotel for breakfast. Then drive to Surabaya airport for the flight to Bali. Arrival in Bali transfer to hotel for overnight stay



Day 6: Bali, Ubud Village, Monkey forest – Ubud Palace – Tegalalang rice terraces – Kintamani – Tegenungan

This Bali tour today will take you to Ubud, a community village of painters. First we visit the traditional clothing batik and weaving processes. And then proceed to Celuk for its jewelery and silverware, to Batuan to visit the traditional Balinese house complex before proceeding to Mas, a village famous for its wooden sculptures and then in the monkey forest where you will be greeted by domesticated monkeys and friendly. Then visit the Ubud Palace, the royal palace

After the Royal Palace, the time came for the Tegalalang rice terraces, a magnificent view of these rice terraces.

The rice terraces are perfectly designed with exquisite hollowed-out rice fields and are located exactly on the edges of the hills.

In the Penelokan you can enjoy the wonderful mountain still active. Batur and the beautiful blue Batur lake.



So we continue to Tegenungan Waterfall, a beautiful waterfall, perfect for swimming and splashing, it is located in a unique and lush environment and you can enjoy fresh water.



Day 7: Bali, Bedugul, Batukaru, Jatiluwih and Tanah Lot temple

Breakfast at the hotel and then at 08.30 we start with a visit to the beautiful Taman Ayun temple, which dates back to the Mengwi dynasty. Continue to Bedugul which is located on the shore of Lake Beratan, you can enjoy the fresh mountain breeze and see the temple of Ulun Danu. And then visit the fruit and flower market of Candi Kuning. Lunch at local restaurant. Continue to the rice terraces recognized by the UNESCO of Jatiluwih. Then we will take you to visit the Batukaru temple, located in the plateau area with the lush tropical rainforest that surrounds it. Finally, visit the Tanah Lot temple, located in a spectacular location. The temple, perched on a rocky island, has a magnificent appearance, which is delicately illuminated by the light of dawn or clearly outlined at sunset, the result is unique.



Day 8: Bali, Kemenuh, Gianyar and Besakih Temple

Full day excursion with visit to the biggest temple in Bali. First we will visit the waterfall in the village of Kemenuh and then we will observe the traditional weaving technique at Gianyar. Later we will visit Klungkung to see the Old Court of Kertagosa in Klungkung village. Finally we reach the largest and most revered temple in Bali, it is located and is called Besakih (above), majestically situated on the slope of Mount Agung.



Day 9: Bali, Uluwatu temple and Kecak dance

Free morning program, at your leisure and then in the late afternoon visit the Uluwatu Temple, located 70 meters high, on the cliff overlooking the bay.

From there you can observe the waves of the Indian Ocean that hit the rocks, while in the background a beautiful sunset colors the sky with orange and slowly disappearing it will be replaced by the moon by night.

Now it’s time for the sunset Kecak dance, this traditional Indonesian dance tells, through fire and music, the story of an ancient Balinese poem. A choir of a hundred men surrounded by fire will perform before our eyes, and we will notice how the intensity of their voices increases with the progress of history, giving life to a truly unique atmosphere. And while we enjoy the show, we will be surrounded by the lights of the sunset that will make the experience even more unforgettable.

After this incredible show, we will return to the hotel.


Tempio di Uluwatu bali

kecak dance


Day 10: Bali, day at the Beach Club Cruise Lembongan

Today great relaxation and pampering … in fact you will relax in an exclusive club on a private beach and equipped with every comfort … you can snorkel and swim from the beach in tropical waters, or simply relax in the hammocks in the peaceful gardens of the resort. If the mood takes you, a series of daily activities are added to the tropical atmosphere like kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, paragliding and much more. The Beach Club experience can be combined with any other activity, offering something for everyone. At lunch time there will be an appetizing barbecue lunch, including salads and freshly grilled fish in our poolside cabana. Enjoy this wide selection of foods with a wide range of cocktails at our exclusive Lembongan Beach Club Bar. Our team of dedicated professionals will ensure that everyone enjoys the day ..


Gili Trawangan


Day 11: Bali, Lempuyang Temple, “Gate of Heaven”, East Bali tour

Today visit the Pura Lempuyang Temple with Mount Agung as a backdrop. Then continue to Tirta Gangga.

The Karangasem Empire is represented in a beautiful garden with fish. This garden was built by the king of Karangasem for their relaxation with the family.

Lunch will be served at the local restaurant.

Last stop at Tenganan Village, this village (above) is a traditional view of the Balinese countryside with unique culture and social life of the local communities. Tenganan is one of the many ancient villages of Bali, which is usually called “Bali Aga”. I’m going back to the hotel.


pura lempuyang temple


Day 12: Bali, transfer to Gili Trawangan

This morning you will be transferred to Gili by speed boat. Arrival and accommodation at your resort, free day.



Day 13: Gili Trawangan, free day
Time at your disposal to relax by the sea



Day 14: Gili Islands – tour of the 3 islands

After breakfast, we will take you to find shallow waters around Gili Meno for snorkeling from the boat, our point of snorkeling is turtle point, a coral reef near the shore. After enjoying the snorkeling, we will leave you at Gili Air for lunch. After lunch you will play and have fun with a bunch of colorful fish, you will snorkel from the boat and feed the fish, letting them play around you, or you may even want to discover the Gili air by renting a bike and then pedaling around the island during your free time on the island of your choice. Then we will return to Gili Trawangan



15: Gili-Bali, flight back to your destination

At 11:45 am, transfer to the port of Bali and then to the nearby airport for the flight to Jakarta and then to Italy



See you next time! This program is designed to let you know at best some aspect of this wonderful country, but if the itinerary lacked some visit that you consider important, just let us know and we will see to include your preference in the program to better meet your needs.


Canggu Beach Bali


– 14 nights in a 4-star hotel as listed with breakfast included

– Flight Yogyakarta- Bali included

– Fast boat to the Gili and back

– English speaking tour guide with private driver

– Private vehicle equipped with all the comforts for traveling

– 7 lunches included

– All entrances included

– Taxes and services

List of scheduled hotels (4 stars)

City Hotel names Room type
Yogyakarta —Gallery Prawirotaman Hotel Sup. Room
Monte Bromo— Lava View Lodge
Bali —Sadara Boutique Beach Resort Sadara Premier
Gili —Terawangan Aston Sunset Trawangan Sup. Room
** If any hotel should be unavailable we will book a hotel of the same category, if not possible we will contact you to book a hotel in agreement with you.

What is not included: Spa, massages, travel insurance, tips, personal expenses such as drinks, telephone, souvenirs and laundry, everything NOT mentioned in the inclusion.

Prices (may vary depending on the period of the year)

02 – 03 Persons, 1998 euros per person

04 – 05 People, 1820 euros per person

06 – 07 People, 1698 euros per person

08 People and more, 1648 euros per person

Single supplement, 520 euros (applies if someone sleeps in the room alone)


starting from 1.632 € per person