Watch a beautiful sunrise at Borobudur Temple, the world’s largest Buddhist temple. Continue to Merapi tour where we will ride a jeep around the base of Mount Merapi. The jeep ride is quite bumpy but very fun! Here you will visit a museum with artifacts from past explosions, an alien rock, a viewpoint of the mountain, and a supposedly haunted bunker. Learn about Merapi’s past, the community, and the environment.
Day 2 – If you choose Ramayana Dance Performance
Yogyakarta city tour- visiting the Sultan’s Palace (Kraton or Keraton), the famous Malioboro Street for souvenir shopping, and the Water Castle (Taman Sari) of Yogyakarta. Then continue on to Prambanan Temple, a Hindu Temple dedicated to three Hindu deities- Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva.
Lastly, choose between a watching a fantastic Ramayana dance performance OR visiting Ratu Boko, the mysterious and beautiful Stork King’s palace for sunset (2-3 hours).
Minimum 2 pax: USD 190/pax
A private car with driver, petrol, and parking fees paid
Door-to-door service from your Yogyakarta hotel lobby
Entrance tickets to all sites for the tour. Specifically :
Mount Merapi sites by Jeep (1 hr. ride) – an alien-shaped rock, a museum with artifacts from past explosions, a viewpoint, and a supposedly haunted bunker (free disposable mask provided)
Yogyakarta’s City sites – Malioboro Street, Sultan’s Palace, and Water Castle
Ratu Boko Palace at Sunset OR Ramayana Dance Performance (indoor vs. outdoor theatre depends on the date)
With each ticket to Borobudur Sunrise, you will also receive :
Exclusive, resort hotel entrance to Borobudur
Use of flashlight / torch
Free coffee / tea break with Indonesian cakes
Free beautiful souvenir
On Day 2, free, optional stops for lunch and dinner. Meal prices are *not included.* You choose and pay for meals yourself.
Meals (but driver can stop at recommended restaurants along the way and you pay yourself)
Tour guide within the temples / sites [but a guide may be able to be pre-arranged for an extra fee w/ advanced notification. Multiple languages available. Please contact us.]