Discover the wonders of Indonesia starting from Jakarta, its metropolitan capital, to its neighboring city of Bogor, to the gorgeous Puncak mountain pass and Badung on this amazing 4-day vacation. You will get a taste of each city as you visit tea plantations in Puncak, the Bogor Botanical Gardens, the Tangkuban Perahu Crater and the breathtaking Ciater Hot Water Spring. So grab your camera and get ready for a trip you won’t forget!
Welcome to Indonesia! Upon arrival at the Jakarta Soekarno - Hatta International Airport, you will meet with your guide to start your Jakarta city sightseeing tour. As you drive through the bustling city, you will pass the Presidential Palace, Merdeka Square – one of the largest squares in the world, and the National Monument, which is a tower symbolizing the struggle for Indonesian independence. Then, you will visit one of the finest national museums in South East Asia - the National Museum of Indonesia, with the world’s most complete collection of Han, Tang and Ming porcelains. Before returning to your hotel, you will also visit the Sunda Kelapa Harbor, Sundanese for "Coconut of Sunda," where the Portuguese traded with the Hindu Kingdom of Pajajaran in the early 16th C.
Overnight in Jakarta.
*Please note that the National Museum of Indonesia is closed on Mondays.
Jakarta – Puncak
After a delicious breakfast, you will leave for the Bogor hill resort town, situated 60 km south of Jakarta, which is known as "the City of Rain" since it rains almost every day, (even in the dry season) so make sure you bring an umbrella along. Here, you will visit one of the oldest botanical gardens in South East Asia - the famous Bogor Botanical Gardens! Afterwards, you will continue on to Puncak, making a photo stop at one of the many beautiful tea plantations along the way.
Overnight in Puncak (Breakfast, Lunch)
Puncak – Bandung
Today you will head to Bandung via Cianjur; in Bandung, you will explore the area around the city before you visit the Tangkuban Perahu stratovolcano with its 3 craters which you can walk through. Next, you will visit the gorgeous Ciater Hot springs and thermal-spa to relax or lounge in pools fed with warm mineral water created by heat from nearby volcanoes, so don't forget to bring a swimsuit. Afterwards you will return to downtown Bandung to go to Jalan Riau Street, famous for its shopping, especially at the Factory Outlet where you can find branded goods at the best prices.
Overnight in Bandung (Breakfast, Lunch).
Bandung – Jakarta
After breakfast and check-out formalities, you will return to Jakarta where you will have free time to go shopping at the Jalan Mangga Dua. You could visit the ITC, WTC, Pasar Pagi and Mall of Mangga Dua before you are transferred to the Jakarta Soekarno- Hatta International Airport for your flight out.