05-days Bali and Java Indonesia Travel
Indonesia is known for thousands of islands and islet, of which Bali emerges as a brilliant jade. Bali has been repeatedly recognized by the International Travel Magazine as the most beautiful island in the globe.
Dubbed the "fairy island", Bali attracts tourists with pristine rolling hills, azure beaches with endless stretches of white sand, immense primeval tropical forests, picturesque rice terraces and tree-lined quiet lakes located on the mouth of shut down volcanos.
Known as the land of temples, Bali is famous for around 20,000 temples, so it is no surprise that visitors will encounter many small and big temples scattered throughout the island: Tampek Siring Temple with the legend about its sacred holy water lies deep in the forest; Pura Taman Ayun Temple is surrounded by a moat with its sophisticatedly carved doors, and Tanah Lot Temple sits on a large offshore rock which has been shaped continuously over the years by the ocean tide. Tanah Lot Temple is also one of the cultural icons and top tourist attractions in Bali.
Besides temples, those who want to explore the beauty of Balinese ancient art and culture should not ignore the traditional villages such as Celuk (famous for its gold and silver smiths), Mas (Village of woodcarver), Ubud (offering you multifarious of handicraft that you can bring home as souvenir).
Beautiful seductive Bali is worthy to be an ideal destination for any visitors in the summer.
Day 1 : Transfer in - GWK -ULUWATU ( D )
Arrive in Bali then travel to the southernmost point of Bali to Pura Luhur in Uluwatu which is 250 feet above sea level.
The view is breathtaking and refreshing. Then continue to visit Giant statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana or GWK.
Dinner at local rest before check in to hotel.
Note : Shorts and bare shoulders are not allowed in temples.
Day 2: BARONG - CELUK MAS - UBUD - KINTAMANI - TAMPAK SIRING - GOA GAJAH ( B, L, D )
This is the most popular tour of Bali. This is a full day tour that takes you to the famous villages of Celuk (famous for its gold and silver smiths), Mas (village of woodcarvers) and Ubud (home of Bali’s famous artists). Your tour will begin with a Barong Dance and Keris Dance performances.
It is a sacred dance representing the eternal fight between good and evil. Also included in this tour are visits to the Elephant Cave and Tampaksiring Holy Spring Temple. Lunch will be in Kintamani where you can enjoy the spectacular view of the still active volcano and Lake Batur.
Dinner with lobster will provide at Café Jimbaran beach before back to hotel.
Note : Light, cotton and casual clothes, practical for Bali’s weather. Shorts and bare shoulders are not allowed in temples.
Day 3 : TAMAN AYUN - ULUNDANU - TANAH LOT - TRANSFER OUT - BOROBUDUR ( B, L, D )
Visit the Royal Temple of Taman Ayun, then continue on to Bedugul – a small lakeside village over-looking Lake Bratan.
While you are in the area you will also visit the Ulun Danu Temple in the town of Candi Kuning, a Muslim town a few kilometers north of Bedugul.
This lakeside temple is a Hindu/Buddhist temple dedicated to Dewi Danau, the goddess of water. The gardens are beautifully landscaped with an abundance
of colorful flowers. Because of the climate of, the area surrounding Bedugul is particularly suitable for growing all types of produce.
Many flowers are cultivated here and the Bedugul market is renowned for its variety of fresh fruits and vegetables.
The market is also famous for potted plants, particularly orchids. Lunch will be in Bedugul. After lunch, proceed to the best known and most photographed temple in Bali, Tanah Lot. Tanah means earth, and Lot means sea. The temple symbolizes the meeting point of natural and cosmic elements.
Tanah Lot is also famous for its magnificent sunsets. And then transfer to airport depart to Jogjakarta.
Upon arrival at the airport, meeting service and we will take you to visit Borobudur the magnificent Budhist Temple. Drive back to Jogja for dinner and check-in to your hotel.
Day 4 : CITY TOUR - PRAMBANAN - TRANSFER OUT( B, L, D )
After breakfast at the hotel, we will take you to have a city sight seeing tours by visiting ; Sultan Palace. The Sultan’s Palace, or Kraton, with its grand and elegant Javanese architecture, lay in the center of the city. After that you will visiting Taman Sari Water Castle,Taman Sari also known as Taman Sari Water Castle is a site of a former royal garden of the Sultanate of Yogyakarta. Built in mid 18th century, the Taman Sari had multiple functions, such as a resting area, a workshop, a meditation area, a defense area, and a hiding place.
Taman Sari consisted of four distinct areas: a large artificial lake with islands and pavilions located in the west, a bathing complex in the centre, a complex of pavilions and pools in the south, and a smaller lake in the east. Today only the central bathing complex is well preserved, while the other areas have been largely occupied by the Kampung Taman settlement. And then you will visiting home industry Batik and Silver Handicraft.
After lunch, visit Prambanan, the most beautiful Hindu's Temple in Yogyakarta. Transfer to the airport depart to Bali.
After arrive in Bali we will take you to having Dinner at local rest before check in to hotel.
Day 5 : FREE SHOPPING - TRANSFER OUT ( B, L )
Free shopping at kuta centro mall then having lunch at local rest before transfer to airport depart to Bangkok.