Have you checked out the full lineup of National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures yet? National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures are here and they’re ready to take you into the world in ways you’ve never imagined. Travel to a rhino conservation program in Kenya. Plant trees in a Costa Rican cloud forest with a biologist from a National Geographic-funded research centre. Get motivated to walk the streets of Delhi with a former street youth. Feel inspired to discover your very own journey!
One of their newest adventures is the 12 Day Explore Bali & Java trip!
Free your spiritual side against a backdrop of stunning beaches and jungles in Bali and Java. Travel by cycle-rickshaw to local markets and the Sultan’s Palace in Yogyakarta. Find your inner peace at ancient Hindu and Buddhist temples. Take high tea at the Mangkunegaran Palace and stroll the coastline of the unforgettable beaches in Sanur. Discover the perfect blend of beauty and Buddhist zen in this incredible corner of the world.
TRAVEL STYLE: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC JOURNEYS
Greater exploration, insider access, and the freedom to roam – all without sacrificing comfort.
SERVICE LEVEL: UPGRADED
Quality accommodations with upgraded amenities; private transport (including flights); more included meals and activities.
PHYSICAL RATING: LIGHT
Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
TRIP TYPE: SMALL GROUP
Small group experience; Max 16, Avg 12.
BALINESE HOME COOKING
Head to the morning market with a local chef who’ll introduce you to the foods and flavours used in Balinese cooking. Continue to nearby rice fields to learn about this staple, then head back to the chef’s home for a cooking lesson you’ll always remember.
MANGKUNEGARAN PALACE TRADITIONAL DANCE AND TEA
Built in 1757, the Mangkunegaran Palace is a stunning mix of European and Javanese architecture. This is our setting for a traditional Javanese dance class. After you’ve learned some steps, sit down to high tea.
VOLCANOLOGY TALK AT MT BROMO
Visit the volcanology office at Mt Bromo, one of the most iconic volcanoes in Indonesia. Here you’ll meet the experts who study and monitor this active wonder.
"All around Ubud are memorable scenes: temples and shrines right among the rice, endless conjugations of the color green, subtle arrangements of land and water.” —P.F. Kluge, “Return to Paradise.” National Geographic Traveler, October, 2002
- Arrival transfer
- 11 nights accommodation in a hotel
- 11 Breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner
- A G Adventures CEO throughout plus local guides
- Orientation tour of Yogyakarta by cycle-rickshaws
- Excursions to Borobudur and Prambanan temple complexes
- Visit Mangkunegaran Palace with traditional dance class and high tea
- Excursion to Mt Lawu
- Hiking and jeep trip to Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park
- Mt Bromo volcanology office visit
- Ubud home cooking class
- Visit Tirta Empul Temple, Gunung Kawi Hindu temple complex and Kintamani
- Interesting articles, helpful tips, and photography advice from National Geographic before you depart
- All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
**Departures start at the beginning of May 2016.
If you are looking to explore the magic of Indonesia then look no further! Contact one of our Adventure Specialists today at 604-736-7447 or by clicking on the "get price & schedule" button at the top of the page.