Exotic Tours: Explore ancient Hindu pilgrimage sites, discover the Sultan's Palace and stop over at some of the world's finest Buddhist temples. After arriving in Yogyakarta, one of the foremost cultural centers of Java, you'll have the chance to lurk around active volcanoes, climb through undisturbed caverns and immerse yourself in your tropical surroundings. Play with turtles, swim with exotic fish and explore the depths of the Indian Ocean. Stay at the Legian Beach Hotel, an oceanfront hideaway covered with coconut palms, shady trees and fragrant tropical flowers. Make your way to Blok M and find a cozy table at Everest, the newest and hippest hangout in Jakarta.
There is something about Bali that is very pure and spiritual, very artistic and transcending. After arriving in Bali, get situated at the elegant Nusa Dua Beach Resort and prepare for a busy day of touring Mount and Lake Batur, Celuk, Mas and Ubud. After visiting the Goa Gajah and the Tampak Siring, enjoy a traditional barong dance put on by the natives as you nibble on seafood barbeque at the beach.
Today is yours to leisurely explore the island. Head to Seminyak, which is situated in the heart of Bali, surrounding yourself in an eclectic mix of fashionable eateries, boutiques and nightlife. As the island?s most stylish town, you?ll be in the middle of all the action. Listen to local DJs as they perform their magic on the turntables at DeJaVu.
In the morning, you will fly to Yogyakarta, one of the foremost cultural centers of Java. Arrive at your hotel, the Melia Purosani, located just steps away from the Jalan Malioboro shopping center and the Sultan's Palace. Explore the Sonobudoyo Museum, the batik home industry and Kotagede silverworks.
After flying to Surabaya, you are transferred to your hotel, the Grand Bromo, which overlooks vistas of mountain peaks and the picturesque harbor of Probolinggo. Spend a lazy morning poolside ordering refreshments from the sunken bar. Later, visit Mount Bromo and spend an unforgettable evening dining on the region's local fare. Arrive at Mount Penanjakan and continue to the edge of Bromo Crater for what many consider to be the best view of Indonesia. Mount Bromo is remarkably a volcano inside a volcano and the most accessible volcano on the island.