Jakarta and Bandung Tour
JAVA TOUR PACKAGES | Java
- USD /pax, min 2pax
Amongst the busy cities of Jakarta and Bandung, there are still a lot of interesting places to visit for your vacation. The Old Town of Batavia and its historical Sunda Kelapa harbour in Jakarta, and Tangkuban Perahu volcano near Bandung, and the amazing children playing Angklung music performance are part of this Jakarta and Bandung Tour.
Day 1: Arrival Jakarta
This Java tour package started at Jakarta, upon arrival in Jakarta, direct for Jakarta city tour visiting the Old Town Batavia and Sunda Kelapa harbor. Known as Kota Tua, it was the reminiscent of the vicinity during colonial times in 16th century. The city was only within Batavia walled compound (today Kota), while the surrounding areas was only kampong (villages), orchards and ricefields. Dubbed “The Jewel of Asia” and “Queen of the East” in the 16th century by European sailors, Batavia was once a centre of commerce for the whole continent due to its strategic location and abundant resources.
In the afternoon take the train from Jakarta to Bandung.
Arrive Bandung in the late afternoon, rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Bandung.
Day 2: Bandung (BL)
A fullday tour program to explore Bandung and its surrounding. Visit Tangkuban Perahu mountainous area to see Tangkuban Perahu volcano. It is a dormant volcano which last erupted in 1959, and is a popular tourist attraction where tourists can hike or ride to the edge of the crater to view the hot water springs and boiling mud up close, and buy eggs cooked on the hot surface. Also visit the Ciater hotsprings nearby.
In the afternoon, the tour continued to visit an Angklung performance. The performance are shown by children and is an is a very interesting session. Angklung is a musical instrument made of two bamboo tubes attached to a bamboo frame. The tubes are carved to have a resonant pitch when struct and are tuned to octaves. The base of the frame is held in one hand, whilst the other hand strucks the instrument. This causes a repeating note to sound. Each of three or more performers in and angklung ensemble play just one note or more, but altogether complete melodies are produced.
In the evening, stroll to the city center for fashion or try out the varied local snacks.
Overnight in Bandung.
Day 3: Bandung – Jakarta (B)
The third day of Jakarta and Bandung tour package is a leisure program in Bandung before driving back to Jakarta.
Visit to Aroma coffee factory, where traditional processing methods are still considered the norm. Then sightseeing around the city and any stop can be made at souveniers shops.
Return to Jakarta via toll road, and drop at Jakarta airport for your next destination.
End of Tour
Surcharge for high season (01 July-31 Aug 2015) at USD 25/person
Surcharge for peak season (24 Dec 2014 – 05 Jan 2016) at USD 50/person
Terms & Conditions:
- Price is net per person
- The price includes accommodation/meals/program as per itinerary
- The tour is using air-conditioned vehicle with professional English speaking guide
- Full payment to be received at least 3 weeks before departure date (and 5 weeks before for tour departure in high/peak season period)
- Payment is not refundable if the tour is cancelled within 2 weeks before departure (and 1 month before departure for high/peak season)
- Price is subject to change without prior notice