Bandung, West Java

Start at 08.00 am from Jakarta, driving to Bogor ( about 1.5 hours ) to visit Bogor Botanical Garden.  Then continue to Bandung, along the way you will passing through the huge tea plantation in Puncak area, with the cool weather and green view along the way. The next day, you will visit Tangkuban Perahu crater, an active 2000 m wide, surrealistic volcano at 1800 meter above sea level, you can have a light trekking around the crater. Then continue to Ciater Hot Spring with passing through the huge wonderful tea plantation. Have lunch here and possible to take a bath in the hot natural water pool. on your way back to Bandung,  stop by at Padasuka village  to enjoy the Angklung (traditional bamboo instrument) performance at Saung Angklung Ujo.  From Bandung, continue your  journey to Yogyakarta ( Jogja ) by train about 7.5 hours or you can take a plane direct from Bandung to Yogyakarta.

Bandung Highlight Tour

Malabar Tea Plantation​​​​​​​

Natural Hot Srping

Geology Museum

Museum Asia Afrika

Angklung Music

Gunung Padang Megalithic Site​​​​​​​

Tangkuban Perahu

Traditonal Sundanese Restaurant

Sundanese cuisine is the cuisine of the Sundanese people of West Java, Indonesia.  It is one of the most popular foods in Indonesia.  Sundanese restaurant often can be easily distinguished by containing the name "Kuring".

The Sundanese traditional restaurant in rural village may also feature a saungstyle restaurant.
It features several small eating pavilions that might be build near or over fresh water fish ponds. The fish ponds contains alive fresh water fishes such as carp and gourami, that might be selected and ordered by customers to be freshly cooked immediately.

Train Bandung to Yogyakarta

The better way to get Yogyakarta from Bandung is by early morning Argo Wilis train, so you will be able to watch the scenery during day light.  Argo Wilis is an executive A/C  train, depart Bandung at 08.30 am and arrive Yogya at 15.56 pm.   Lodaya, another A/C executive train leaves Bandung  at 07.20 am, and arrive Yogya at 15.12 pm.

The train will stop at Yogyakarta Tugu Train Stataion ( about 10 minutes walking distance to Malioboro street, main street which located at the heart of Yogyakarta down town ).