Kalimantan and East Java Tour 12 Days / 11 Nights
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Day 01 : ARRIVAL in JAKARTA – TRANSFER TO HOTEL
Upon arrival at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport of Jakarta, meet & greet then proceed transfer to transit hotel for check-in and overnight.
Day 02 : BALIKPAPAN - LOAJANAN - MAHAKAM RIVER CRUISE BY HOUSEBOAT (BLD)
After breakfast, we fly to Balikpapan, East Kalimantan.
Upon arrival at Balikpapan International Airport meeting services with our guide staff, than drive to Loajanan for 2,5 hours than boarding into your houseboat. Starting your unforgetable journey along the mighty river of Mahakam. Lunch, dinner and overnight on the boat. Enjoying the sunset fall down with refresment on the boat. Cruise up the river for 14 till 16 hours. Arrival in morning at Muara Muntai village.
Day 03 : MUARA MUNTAI - JANTUR - MANCONG - MINTA VILLAGE - MAHAKAM RIVER (BLD)
Breakfast on boat, then sightseeing the village of Muara Muntai, see the old road made from iron wood and local people life. Than continue your journey by motorized canoe to visit Mancong. Passing the Jempang lake, and Jantur fisherman village, as well as Ohong village, and along the trip, perhap you may see the proboscis monkeys, birds, etc. Upon arrival at Mancong Dayak Banuaq tribe will performed the welcome ceremony in the front of their longhouse. Lunchbox provided and afterward return to Muara Muntai. stop to visiting Minta village where you may see the local people make the brown sugar with procesing traditonal way from the palm tree's. Than cruise up the river to melak. Dinner and overnight on boat.
Day 04 : MELAK - PEPAS EHENG VILLAGE - RUBER PLANTATION - KERSIK LUWAY (BLD)
Breakfast on boat, the sightseeing the Melak. Than by car visitng the Pepas Eheng village, where you may see the traditional longhouse and royal cemetery of Banuaq/Tunjung tribe. Than continue your trip to visit kersik Luway where you may see the Black orchids in the wild. You can see the ruber plantation in Barong Tongkok with thousand of hectar already re-planting by local people. Lunchbox will be provided. Dinner and overnight on boat.
Day 05 : TENGGARONG - MUSEUM MULAWARMAN - LOAJANAN - BALIKPAPAN (BL)
Breakfast on boat, than visit the Museum of Mulawarman kingdom see the collection of Sultan Kutai and the Royal Tomb, ceramic from several dinasty, statue of Old Hindu. Lunch will be serving on boat. Cruise down river to Loajanan. Than transfer to Balikpapan for your accomodation. Dinner is not included.
Day 06 : BALIKPAPAN HOTEL - KEBUN SAYUR SHOPPING ARCHADE - SURABAYA (BD)
Breakfast at hotel, than at 09.30am visiting Kebun Sayur shopping archade where you may see and shop alot kind of stone such as Ruby, Safir, Diamond, Gold, Ametis, Kecubung, etc. Afterward transfer to Airport for flying out to Surabaya.
Upon arrival at Juanda Airport of Surabaya, meet & greet and transfer to local restaurant for dinner and then to hotel for check-in.
Day 07 : SURABAYA CITY TOUR – MT BROMO (BLD)
After breakfast at hotel, check-out and start Surabaya City Tour visiting : Tanjung Perak harbour & Kalimas traditional port, House of Sampoerna museum, Jembatan Merah monument, China Town, Ampel (Arab quarter), KRI Pasopati (Sub Marine Monument), Mirota handycraft center.
Surabaya is the second biggest city in Indonesia after Jakarta, well known as Heroes City. A tall and proud memorial monument stands in the centre of the main city to commemorate the heroes who fought and died in the independence war on the 10th of November 1945. Surabaya is the center of government and business activities in the eastern part of Indonesia, and also the Naval Base of Indonesia.
Upon completion of the tour we continue to drive 3hrs to Cemorolawang village on the crater edge of Tengger ancient caldera overlooking the famous Mt Bromo.
Day 08 : MT BROMO SUNRISE TOUR – VILLAGE TOUR (BLD)
At 0330 early in the morning you'll be waken up and the Jeep will bring you to the one of the world's most famous view point at Mt Penanjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera to enjoy the sunrise (if we're lucky) with its young volcanic including Mt Bromo and an active Mt Semeru in the background.
Afterward the adventure continue to an active Mt. Bromo volcano to climb up 245 step of stairs (Horse ride is optional). Then the Jeep will bring you back to hotel for breakfast and short break.
Midday we will start our village tour. Here we will observe the Tengger peoples and cultures which significantly different than what is Javanese in general. We also will have opportunities to join them in their farm and also try to buy their fresh vegetables products from local market. Upon completion return back to hotel.
Day 09 : DRIVE TO IJEN CRATER VIA NORTH COAST AND PASIR PUTIH BEACH (BLD)
After breakfast, we check-out and drive to Ijen Crater via northern coastal road (5-6hrs).
On the way to Ijen crater we will stop at Pasir Putih Beach and Jangkar traditional harbor for quick sightseeing.
Upon arrival at Ijen crater area we will proceed to Ijen Eco-Resort & Villa for check-in and enjoying the beautiful view of rice terrace just from our room.
Day 10 : IJEN CRATER EXCURSION AND COFFEE PLANTATION TOUR (BLD)
In the morning after breakfast, start Ijen (2,400 m) Excursion. We drive to Paltuding Ranger Post, the last monitoring station, from which you supposed to take a-3 km trek to the crater. This volcano offers a savannah landscape, ruggedly beautiful panoramas, grand hiking, and a placid, brightly yellow crater-lake.
The summit of Mt. Ijen is a gorgeous crater filled with haunting turquoise-blue lake with its surface streaked in the wind blow patterns of yellow sulfur vapor. By the crater lake edge, there is an evil-smelling sulfur where local people digging and carrying 70-80 kgs on their bare shoulders for 2 miles ascending and descending steep Mt. Ijen wall. Upon completion, we will have lunch at Arabika Coffee Plantation Bungalow while enjoying view of Coffee Plantation. Short coffee plantation tour also arranged just after lunch.
Afternoon we return back to your hotel for overnight.
Day 11 : IJEN – KETAPANG FERRY TERMINAL – DRIVE TO HOTEL in BALI (BL)
After breakfast, check-out and leave Ijen to Ketapang Ferry Terminal. Here we will crossing the Java-Bali strait to Gilimanuk (Bali part).
Upon arrival at Gilimanuk, we then continue to drive to your hotel in southern part of Bali.
Day 12 : BALI – TRANSFER OUT (B)
After breakfast, free time until it's time for you to check-out and we'll take you to Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali for your return flight home. End of services.
What is included in the tour package :
- Accommodations twin/double share
- Breakfasts, lunches and dinners as appeared in itinerary
- Tours and entrance fees for all of the sites the group attends together, as listed in the Itinerary
- All transports required for the whole journey as indicated in itinerary
- Services of a professional Tourist Guide throughout the tour
- Tour production by PT Lintang Buana Wisata Nusantara
- Specified accommodations and meals for the guide and driver
- Return airport to hotel transfer
What is not included yet in the tour package :
- Airfare & airport tax
- Travel Insurance
- Personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
- Tipping or gratitudes for driver and guide