Day 1 Arrival Yogyakarta – Wonosobo
Upon arrival at Yogyakarta airport or train station, our tour guide is ready to meet you. Then we will bring you to a small town called Wonosobo in central Java. Located on the mountain, and as the gate of Dieng plateau, this town has cool air than other towns surrounding.
Day 2 Dieng – Magelang
This morning, we drive up trough mountainous way with beautiful scenery of mountains. Dieng temple complex that we will explore is supposed to be the oldest Hindus temple in Indonesia dated in around 7th century, Continue or journey this morning to the mumbling mud of Dieng crater.
Leaving Dieng area then we proceed to go to Magelang district where we will learn at glance how to make a souvenir from clay.
Day 3 Borobudur Sunrise – Jogja city tour
This morning at about 04.00, we will drive to Borobudur area. In the quietness, slowly we will walk to Borobudur temple and try to get a good point to expect sunrise. Accompanied by song of bird and cock, slowly the sun rise among trees. The shadow of Merapi volcano slowly appears when the day gets brighter (weather condition).
After that we explore the temple which is decorated with reliefs.
Exhausted with Borobudur temple, then we go to Pawon and Mendut temple which have relation with Borobudur before leaving to Yogyakarta.
Sultan Palace Sultan Palace of Yogyakarta which was built in 1755 by the first sultan Hamengkubuwono will be the main point to visit. The building represents the finest example of Javanese architecture though in some parts there is influence of Portuguese, Dutch, even Chinese architecture. The palace is a place where the present Sultan (king) lives with his family. Then the tour continues to Taman Sari (Water Castle). Built in mid 18th century, the Taman Sari had multiple functions, such as a resting area of the royal family, a workshop, and a meditation area. Besides that it was as bathing complex.
Day 4 Batik Course – Prambanan Temple
Jogjakarta is famous with its batik handicraft. And this morning, you will learn how to make it from the very beginning, coloring it up to it is ready to be a nice souvenir to be brought home. Get a nice experience here.
Continue the trip see process of making silver handicraft in Kota Gede. This place is supposed to be the center of silver of Indonesia providing beautiful handicrafts; rings, necklace
Afternoon, we go to Prambanan temple complex which is supposed to be the largest Hindu temple in Indonesia, and is the most beautiful Hindus temples in Southeast Asia.
It is characterized by its tall and pointed architecture, typical of Hindu temple architecture, and by the towering 47m high central building inside a large complex of individual temples.
This complex consists of three main temples namely Shiva temple which is located in the middle and the tallest among the others, while the other two main temples are Brahma and Wisnu.
Day 5 Departure
Transfer to the airport or train station of Yogyakarta for your next destination.