See the stunning beauty of the West Java region with your own eyes on this unique week-long trip. Starting at Bandung - the capital city of West Java Province, then moving to the peaceful town of Tasik Malaya and Pangandaran which is a beautiful beach resort on the Southern coast, this package will give you a glimpse of life in Indonesia. With fun and interesting visits to places like the Botanical Gardens, Puncak Tea Plantations, the Ciater Hot Spring and the Kamojang Crater, you will be baffled by the charm and beauty of Indonesia so hurry up and book you next vacation with us today!
Jakarta – Bandung
Today you will leave Jakarta to go to 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. Here, you will visit the famous Bogor Botanical Gardens which is one of the oldest in South East Asia! Later, you will continue on to Puncak to visit one of the many tea plantations. Once you have lunch at a local restaurant, you will pass the summer Presidential Palace at Cipanas and continue to Bandung for your overnight stay.
Overnight in Bandung (Lunch).
After a tasty breakfast, you will go on a full-day tour to explore the area around Bandung and the city itself, which is situated among stunning volcanoes and tea plantations so make sure you bring a jacket along. Enjoy the cool weather as you head higher up to the rim of the Tangkuban Perahu Volcano, with its 3 craters which you can walk through. Next, you will visit the gorgeous Ciater Hot springs and thermal spa, good for healing rheumatism and numerous skin problems; here you can relax and lounge in pools fed with warm mineral water created by heat from nearby volcanoes, so make sure you bring a swimsuit along as well. Afterwards, you could choose to go on an optional visit to the Angklung Music School Udjo to see the Angklung Orchestra performance by students of different ages.
Overnight in Bandung (Breakfast, Lunch).
Bandung - Tasikmalaya
This morning you will leave Bandung to head to the charming town of Garut to visit the Kawah Kamojang Crater, which is a field of geysers surrounded by forest, nestled in the mountain range. Next, you will visit the Kampung Naga village where inhabitants live in a close-knit community by the customs and traditions of their ancestors that have been passed down from generation to generation. Afterwards, you will continue to Tasikmalaya, a city which some call "the City of a Thousand Pesantrens" due to its abundance of Islamic boarding schools.
Overnight in Tasikmalaya (Breakfast, Lunch).
Tasikmalaya - Pangandaran
Start off your day with a 4-hour drive to Pangandaran, a picturesque town situated on the southern coast of Java which has become a popular tourist destination because of its well-known surfing beaches. Here you will have the rest of the day to relax on the beach as you take in the wonderful views of the West Java coast.
Overnight in Pangandaran (Breakfast, Lunch).
On this day, you will have the entire day at leisure to wander around and explore on your own. You could walk along the Pantai Indah Barat or Pantai Indah Timur Beach.
Overnigh in Pangandaran (Breakfast).
Please Note: If you would like to go on an optional visit to the Green Canyon which visitors describe as “a piece of heaven on Earth” for its breathtaking views, our vehicles can take you to the Cukang Taneuh village where you can take a boat to cruise along the emerald waters of the Cijulang River. Boat Rental, entrance fee, swimming ticket and surfing boat rental will be at personal account.
Pangandaran - Jakarta
Today you will go on a long but leisurely 7-hour drive from Pangandaran to your hotel in Jakarta, passing by the scenic Bandung countryside on your way. The rest of the day will be yours to relax or experience Jakarta on your own.
Overnight in Jakarta (Breakfast, Lunch).
After a delicious breakfast, the rest of your morning will be at leisure until your transfer to the airport for your flight out.