Multi-Day Tour

Best of Sumatra & Java (16 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Medan To Sanur

Valid for Departures: 26 May 2018 - 07 Dec 2019

Best of Sumatra & Java (16 days)

Day 1

Medan

Day 2

Medan/Bohorok

Day 3

Bohorok/Berastagi

Day 6

Samosir Island

Day 7

Samosir Island/Medan

Day 8

Medan/Jakarta

Day 11

Nglanggeran/Yogyakarta

Day 12

Yogyakarta

Day 13

Yogyakarta/Ngadas

Day 14

Ngadas/Malang

Day 16

Sanur

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Medan
None None
Day 1 Medan: Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Medan/Bohorok
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 2 Medan/Bohorok: Enjoy a city tour of Medan, including a visit to Maimoon Palace. Continue to Bohorok, one of the largest national parks in the world, famous for its orangutan rehabilitation centre. Included Activities: Medan City Tour Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 3
Bohorok/Berastagi
None Breakfast
Day 3 Bohorok/Berastagi: Enjoy the cooler weather in the hilly resort town of Berastagi. Included Activities: Jungle Trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 4
Berastagi, Indonesia
None Breakfast
Day 4 Berastagi: Hike up Sibayak Volcano for sunrise and take in the stunning view of the valley. Enjoy a free afternoon with the option to visit the local hot springs. Included Activities: Sibayak Volcano Hike
Day 5
Berastagi, Indonesia
None Breakfast
Day 5 Berastagi/Samosir Island: Depart for the island of Samosir. En route, stop for an included visit to a coffee plantation. Included Activities: Coffee Plantation Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 6
Samosir Island
None Breakfast
Day 6 Samosir Island: Enjoy a free day with options to relax or explore Samosir Island. Venture out for an excursion to see traditional batak houses and the tombs in Tomok.
Day 7
Samosir Island/Medan
None Breakfast
Day 7 Samosir Island/Medan: Enjoy a free morning, then drive back to Medan for the final night in Sumatra. Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 8
Medan/Jakarta
None Breakfast
Day 8 Medan/Jakarta: In the evening, there may be new travellers joining the group. Opt to head out for a welcome dinner in town. Transport: Plane
Day 9
Jakarta, Indonesia
None Breakfast
Day 9 Jakarta/Bandung: A guided city tour will visit the former Batavia area, remnants of the colonial past, and tour the Sunda Kelapa Harbour. In Bandung, opt to see the angklung orchestra — resonating melodies created when children shake bamboo instruments. Included Activities: Jakarta City Tour Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 10
Bandung, Indonesia
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 10 Bandung/Nglanggeran: Take the morning train to Yogyakarta, enjoying beautiful scenery along the way, then transfer to Nglanggeran village for a homestay. Transport: Train Private Vehicle
Day 11
Nglanggeran/Yogyakarta
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 11 Nglanggeran/Yogyakarta: Enjoy a hike on Mt Nglanggeran before getting a closer look at local life. After lunch in the village travel back to Yogyakarta, visiting the Prambanan Hindu temple complex en route. Included Activities: Mount Nglanggeran Hike Prambanan Hindu Temple Complex Excursion Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 12
Yogyakarta
None Breakfast
Day 12 Yogyakarta: Spend time at Borobudur and come away with a deeper understanding of the Buddhist culture here. Included Activities: Borobudur Temple Complex Excursion Transport: Private Vehicle Private Vehicle
Day 13
Yogyakarta/Ngadas
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 13 Yogyakarta/Ngadas: Continue the journey across the agricultural heartland of Java to Ngadas, a village in the scenic Mt Bromo region. Experience the local culture with a G Adventures-supported community homestay. Included Activities: Ngadas Homestay Transport: Local train
Day 14
Ngadas/Malang
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 14 Ngadas/Malang: Start early today (approximately 2:30am) for a pre-dawn trek across the “sea of sand” to watch the sunrise over the crater’s rim, popular with both tourists and the local Buddhist Tenggerese, who can be seen giving offerings of food to receive blessings from the Supreme God Hyang Widi Wasa. Included Activities: Sunrise Walk to Mount Bromo Viewpoint Village Walk Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 15
Malang, Indonesia
None Breakfast
Day 15 Malang/Sanur: Drive from Malang to Surabaya airport for a short flight to Sanur and enjoy some free time. Transport: Private Vehicle Plane Private Vehicle
Day 16
Sanur
None Breakfast
Day 16 Sanur: Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day

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A staggeringly beautiful land of volcanoes and tropical rainforest filled with all manner of unusual wildlife, the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java call out to explorers searching for something otherworldly. This adventure mixes encounters with endemic animals with visit to coffee plantations, curiously European-like cities, and dramatic landscapes, leaving you off to explore the famous Balinese beaches. Indonesia is like another planet, right here on Earth. Beam yourself up.

About Us

G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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