Route Map

Trip Itinerary

Destinations Activities
Day 1

Jakarta

Yogyakarta

Jakarta to Yogyakarta flight

Yogyakarta arrival & check-in

Day 2

Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta old city tour — Malioboro Street, Taman Sari Water Castle, Bird Market, Kraton

Day 3

Yogyakarta

Prambanan Temple tour

Day 4

Yogyakarta

Borobudur Temple tour

Continue Yogyakarta old city tour — Fort Vredeburg Museum

Day 5

Yogyakarta

Mount Bromo

Yogyakarta to Mount Bromo via Malang train & local transport

This trip is part of Marcos’ 2 Weeks in Java, Indonesia, 3 Weeks in Malaysia, Brunei & Indonesia & 2012 Detours series.

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IN PHOTOS: Marcos rides a night train to Malang and journeys to Mount Bromo through the western entrance via Tumpang & Ngadas.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos journeys to Borobudur Temple, an ancient Buddhist monument & UNESCO World Heritage Site in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
IN PHOTOS: An excursion from Yogyakarta, takes Marcos to the ancient Prambanan Temple & Sewa Temple Complex, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Central Java, Indonesia.
IN PHOTOS: On his walk around Yogyakarta city center, Marcos explores Malioboro Street, Dutch-colonial heritage sites & bizzare public art sculptures.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos visits the Water Castle & Kraton (Royal Palace) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He discovers royal bathing pools, underground tunnels & a unique mosque hidden in the old city.
IN PHOTOS: On a journey to Borobudur & Prambanan Temples, Marcos arrives in Yogyakarta-Adisucipto International Airport & stays at Jalan Sosrowijayan, the city’s backpacker district.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos enjoys a trip to ancient temples & heritage sites in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He visits the Temples of Borobudur & Prambanan, and gets lost in the Water Castle in Old Jogja.
IN PHOTOS: On a trip across the Malay Archipelago, Marcos visits Sabah & Brunei in Borneo Island, Java Island in Indonesia & Penang Island in Peninsular Malaysia.