Indonesian Odyssey: From Java’s Heart to Bali’s Soul

Embark on a cultural odyssey in Yogyakarta, Java, where ancient palaces, iconic temples like Borobudur and Prambanan, and natural wonders await, creating a rich tapestry of experiences in the heart of Indonesia.

Embark on an exhilarating odyssey through the heart of Indonesia with GiliTA Travel Agency! Join a group of intrepid travelers on an unforgettable 10-day exploration, starting from the vibrant streets of Yogyakarta in Java, venturing into the mystic Bromo Volcano, and culminating in the mesmerizing Ijen Volcano. Your Expedition Itinerary:


Arriving in Yogyakarta, prepare for an immersion in Javanese culture. Explore the Kraton, the Sultan’s Palace, where the grandeur of Javanese heritage unfolds. Delight your taste buds with local delicacies as you stroll through Malioboro Street. Your cozy stay at Tigalima Homestay ensures a serene environment amidst the bustling city.

Kraton Exploration: Dive deep into the historical heart of Yogyakarta as you navigate the intricacies of the Sultan’s Palace.

Malioboro Street: Immerse yourself in the vibrant street life, filled with local markets, street art, and the aroma of authentic Javanese cuisine.

Tigalima Homestay: Enjoy traditional Javanese hospitality in a comfortable homestay, creating a home away from home.


Embark on an overnight train to Surabaya, where the rhythm of the rails adds a thrill to your journey. Witness the sunrise from your cabin as you traverse the landscapes of Java.

  • Train Odyssey: Experience the enchanting overnight train journey, connecting with fellow travelers and embracing the rhythmic motion of the tracks.
  • Sunrise Spectacle: Greet the dawn from your train cabin, capturing the ever-changing landscapes of Java.


Meet your local guide, who will lead you to Bromo. Experience the surreal beauty of Mount Bromo and Mount Semeru. The bromine hues of sunrise from Mount Penanjakan create an otherworldly panorama.

Local Guide: Gain insights into the mystique of Bromo through the eyes of a seasoned guide with tales woven into the volcanic landscape.

Sunrise at Mount Penanjakan: Witness a breathtaking sunrise, with the otherworldly landscapes of Mount Bromo and Semeru unfolding in hues of orange and pink.

Crater Rim Adventure: Brave the 240 steps to the crater rim of Mount Bromo for an up-close encounter with the live volcano.

DAY 4-5: IJEN VOLCANO (6th-7th August)

Venture to a traditional Javanese accommodation for an immersive stay. Brace yourself for a night trek, unveiling the ethereal blue fires inside the Ijen Volcano.

Javanese Accommodation: Immerse yourself in the local atmosphere, surrounded by traditional Javanese architecture and warm hospitality.

Night Trek to Blue Fires: Equip yourself with torches, gloves, and masks as you descend into the mystical Sulphur-laden depths of Ijen.

As you bid farewell to the azure lake and sulfur-laden fumes, a private car awaits, weaving through Bali’s scenic landscapes to reunite with your friends in Ubud. This adventure curated by GiliTA Travel Agency is not merely a journey; it’s an odyssey etched with cultural marvels, volcanic wonders, and the spirit of true exploration. Embark on the road less traveled – your Indonesian adventure awaits! 🌋🌏🌅