Malaysia,Indonesia,Ijen,Bromo,Penang,Borobudur,Prambanan,Jawa,Sulawesi,Tana Toraja,Georgetown

Malaysia, New Year on Togean islands, Sulawesi, Jawa and Bali

Malaysia,Indonesia,Ijen,Bromo,Penang,Borobudur,Prambanan,Jawa,Sulawesi,Tana Toraja,Georgetown

Malaysia, New Year on Togean islands, Sulawesi, Jawa and Bali

Price
$1895
+ flight to Kuala Lumpur and back home
Duration
24 days
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The most interesting spots of Malaysia and Indonesia - in one unique journey. Waterfalls and modern cities, climbing volcanoes and enjoying the secret beaches, exotic traditions of the Tana Toraja region and the world famous temple complexes Borobodur and Prambanan. Add a New Year's Eve party on an uninhabited pristine island - and a dream getaway is complete!

  • Day 1
    Arrival in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, checking into a hotel.
  • Day 2
    We visit holy Hindu Batu caves, then head to the world’s largest free flight bird park and explore Petronas twin towers with a lush park. For dinner we head to the famous Alor Street known for Chinese seafood and other mouthwatering Asian dishes.
  • Day 3
    Bus to Malacca (3 hours on the way), the oldest town in Malaysia. We visit the History and Ethnography Museum, ride a boat down the Malacca river, explore the old town and remains of the fort. After lunch we go back to Kuala Lumpur by bus (2 hours), fly to Penang island (1 hour) and check into a hotel in the historic district.
  • Day 4
    We spend our morning in the jungle hiking to the sandy beach of Teluk Bahang National Park, then visit several remarkable Buddhist temples. Penang is one of the world’s food destinations, and we will take full advantage of it`s Malay, Indian, Chinese and Baba-Nyonya cuisines.
  • Day 5
    In the morning we visit Kek Lok Si - the largest Buddhist monastery in Southeast Asia. Then walk in Penang Botanic Gardens. We spend the rest of the day enyoing endless mazy streets of old Georgetown, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Day 6
    Flight to Makassar, the largest city on Sulawesi (3 short flights). Checking into a hotel in transit zone of the airport.
  • Day 7
    Flight to Poso, a bus to Ampana (3 hours) - a port city for departure to Togean islands. After checking into a hotel we walk in the city.
  • Day 8
    Speed boat to the main port of Togeans (1.5 hours), a boat to our bungalows on the beach. We celebrate New year on the beach.
  • Day 9-13
    Waters of Togean islands are home to 96% of all existing coral species. Those interested can take a diving course or go snorkeling. We will also explore the nearby Una-Una volcanic island, watch dolphins, enjoy pristine beaches, go fishing or hunting for coconut crabs. On our last day we take a speed boat to Ampana and then ride jeeps to the Tana Toraja region (15-17 hours on the way).
  • Day 14-15
    Arrival in Rantepao, the major town of the mountainous Tana Toraja area. After checking into a hotel in the center we begin exploring the region by hired vehicles. We will attend world famous traditional burial ceremonies, visit authentic villages with unusual architecture, and watch ancient burial caves and graves in rocks and trees. In the evening of our second day we board a night bus to Makassar (8 hours on the way)
  • Day 16
    Arrival in Makassar, walks in the city. Flight to the ancient city of Yogyakarta on Jawa island. Checking into a hotel.
  • Day 17
    We visit two major attractions of Central Jawa – Prambanan, a complex of early medieval Hindu temples, and Borobudur, a 9th-century Buddhist stupa and temple complex, both located close to Yogyakarta. Afterwards we explore authentic Muslim quarters of Yogyakarta and have dinner in the famous local restaurant.
  • Day 18
    We visit Kraton Palace, residence of Yogyakarta sultans, and explore Yogyakarta’s landmarks. Dinner on one of the beaches outside the city.
  • Day 19
    Train (9 hours) to the eastern city of Probolinggo, then a bus to the village at the foot of the Bromo volcano (1.5 hours). Checking into a hotel close to the crater.
  • Day 20
    Early in the morning we set out for Bromo crater and watch breathtaking sunrise in Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park. We explore active volcano and out of this world landscapes, then go back to the hotel and ride to Bondowoso (about 6 hours). After checking into a hotel close to Ijen volcano we take a short walk to a gorgeous waterfall.
  • Day 21
    We climb Ijen volcano, and explore crater of the “poisonous lake”, where hundreds of Indonesian workers mine sulfur every night. After breakfast we take a bus and a ferry to Bali (2-3 hours), enjoy a volcanic beach the then to to Ubud (3.5 hours) where we check into a hotel.
  • Day 22-24
    We spend three days exploring Bali by minivans, enoying island’s magical nature and famous landmarks. We start by visiting 10th century Tirta Empul and 16th century Tanah Lot temples. Then we hike to a waterfall in the north-west of the island and walk in the jungle. We visit coffee plantations, rice terraces, local manufactures. We will also raft along a gorgeous river in the heart of the island, travel to authentic Bali villages, stopping at lesser-known beaches and watch traditional dances. On January 16th we fly to Kuala Lumpur and then back home.
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At a Glance
Skyscrapers of Kuala Lumpur, UNESCO heritage city of Georgetown, Temples of Borobudur and Prambanan, Bromo and Ijen volcanoes, Rafting on Bali, Traditional dance, Ancient traditions of Tana Toraja, Sea nomads
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Dates Availability
2018
24.12 - 16.01.19 Available for booking
2019
24.12 - 16.01.20 Available for booking
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2018
24 December - 16 January 2019 Available for booking $1895 $965 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
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24 December - 16 January 2020 Available for booking $1795 $965 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
Departures 24.12.2018 - 16.01.2019
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Departures 24.12.2019 - 16.01.2020
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Price $1795
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Group size 12 persons.

The most interesting spots of Malaysia and Indonesia - in one unique journey. Waterfalls and modern cities, climbing volcanoes and enjoying the secret beaches, exotic traditions of the Tana Toraja region and the world famous temple complexes Borobodur and Prambanan. Add a New Year's Eve party on an uninhabited pristine island - and a dream getaway is complete!

Is this trip for you?

This trip is of easy physical grade. It includes walks in cities and towns and easy walks in the national park. We will take several short domestic flights, ride buses and speed boats. Accommodation in tourist class hotels. Accommodation on Togean islands can be chosen in additional options.

Price of the trip includes:

  • All domestic flights:
  • Accommodation in double/twin (sometimes triple) rooms of tourist class hotels during the entire trip;
  • All transportation including buses, boats, ferries, hired and public transport;
  • All meals during five days on Togean islands+some breakfasts during the rest of the trip;
  • Professional guiding services.

To be paid separately:

  • Flight to Kuala Lumpur and back home;
  • Insurance (mandatory);
  • Entrance fees to temples, parks and other attractions (up to $100-200) and additional excursions on the islands ($40-100);
  • Diving (from $33 per dive or PADI Open Water diving course including 5 dives, test and certification – $390);
  • Snorkeling ($7-10 per day for snorkeling gear rent);
  • Food ($8-15 per person per day).
At a Glance
Skyscrapers of Kuala Lumpur, UNESCO heritage city of Georgetown, Temples of Borobudur and Prambanan, Bromo and Ijen volcanoes, Rafting on Bali, Traditional dance, Ancient traditions of Tana Toraja, Sea nomads
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Dates Availability
2018
24.12 - 16.01.19 Available for booking
2019
24.12 - 16.01.20 Available for booking

The most interesting spots of Malaysia and Indonesia - in one unique journey. Waterfalls and modern cities, climbing volcanoes and enjoying the secret beaches, exotic traditions of the Tana Toraja region and the world famous temple complexes Borobodur and Prambanan. Add a New Year's Eve party on an uninhabited pristine island - and a dream getaway is complete!

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Dates Availability
2018
24.12 - 16.01.19 Available for booking
2019
24.12 - 16.01.20 Available for booking

Malaysia and Indonesia are visa free for citizens of most countries.

We provide free visa consulting services for our clients.

At a Glance
Skyscrapers of Kuala Lumpur, UNESCO heritage city of Georgetown, Temples of Borobudur and Prambanan, Bromo and Ijen volcanoes, Rafting on Bali, Traditional dance, Ancient traditions of Tana Toraja, Sea nomads
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Dates Availability
2018
24.12 - 16.01.19 Available for booking
2019
24.12 - 16.01.20 Available for booking