Heart of Java tour is a 6 day trip of 2 nights at Jogja, 1 night in Borobudur and 2 nights in Solo. It’s a trip filled with the wonders and famous sites of Central Java.
Besides Jogja, Solo is also a famous and unique city located in Central Java. One of the main attractions in Solo is Cetho Temple – an isolated 15th century temple. The Cetho temple is most beautiful temples in the region. Complete with unusual fertility carvings and Hindu elements, it is a multi-tiered temple in its architectural layout.
A short visit to Batik Danar Hadi will give you good insight to another world famous heritage of Indonesia’s Batik where you will learn about Solo’s traditional hand-waxing and batik dying techniques. Aslo while in Solo, don’t forget to ask for the nationwide famous snack called Serabi Solo – cake made of rice flour. Yum!
We’re excited to bring you to the famous Mt. Merapi during our second day. We’ll embark on a lava tour surrounding Mt. Merapi riding classic Jeep Willy. There’s also a relaxing cycling tour around Prambanan. The route will take place in the countryside and the surrounding rice fields of Prambanan Temple. Enjoy the 2 hours of beautiful and relaxing cycling tour.
Visit beautiful and historical temples rich with history and stories of the founders of Jogjakarta. The temples you visit were built ranging from the 8th to 13th century. Take a closer look at the beautiful carvings and artistry the ancestors have put into building these historical monuments.
While there are still many others, one destination we feel we need to mention is that the Borobudur Sunrise is also included in this tour. Borobudur temple is famous worldwide and during this trip we do not only take you sightseeing, but we’ll take you here to experience sunrise at the top of Borobudur temple. Many people say, sunrise is the most mystical time to see the Borobudur temple.
For a complete list of destinations, please find our itinerary below: