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Duration
5 Day 4 Night
Experiences

Nature & Adventures

Exotic Hideaway- Heavenly Nature of Gunung Kidul 4D3N


In the southeast part of Yogyakarta Special Region Province, Gunung Kidul Regency has numerous scenic landmarks that give you new inspirations to visualize a paradise. The topography has three main characteristics: alluvial land in the north part, fertile plateau in the middle, and karst hills full of limestone in the south part. Ancient volcano worth the name of world’s geo-heritage site, exotic waterfalls, green terraced fields, lush wild vegetations, majestic caves, white sand beaches, till there’s nothing left to say since Gunung Kidul actually has them all! This is the best destination where you can rejuvenate your mind by mingling with nature.


Tour Highlights

  • Discover the remarkable landscape of Jomblang Cave
  • Witness stunning sunrise view in Nglanggeran Prehistoric Volcano
  • Cave tubing at majestic Pindul Cave
  • Go trekking at earthly Kedung Kandang Waterfall
  • Tent camping on Pok Tunggal Beach
  • Explore Yogyakarta, the city of heritage

Itinerary Preview

Arrival, Transfer to Gunung Kidul, Visit Pindul Cave (D)

Pindul cave is famous among domestic tourists for its cave tubing experience. By riding an innertube you can float through the underground river inside the cave and explore the wonderful limestone karst formation, stalactites, and stalagmites that surround you. Your subterranean experience will be adorned by the sight of sunrays coming through the vertical hole, bringing a dramatic lighting to the dark cavern. A fantastic journey to please your eyes, ease your mind, while also having a lot of fun.

Overnight at local homestay in Nglanggeran Village
Early in the morning, you'll trek uphill on prehictoric volcano, the prominent geo-heritage site in Indonesia. The harden magma (from the eruption sixty millions years ago) has created interesting rock formations and the fact that not many people have known yet about this particular site is definitely a plus. You'll be one of those lucky people who witness this understated sight. In daytime prehistoric volcano Nglanggeran offers such exceptional scenery, however, the sunrise view from up there is the second to none.

In the afternoon, we'll invite you to enjoy the beautiful staicase waterfall flows down among lush green terraced field in Kedung Kandang. The word kedung means water in Javanese, while kandang means animal's cage. Locals named it that way because cattles like to wander around and drink water in this area, depicting a shelter granted to therm by the nature itself. The water pours endlessly down to the plantation area. Once arrived at the waterfall, you can climb up the rock stairs, dip your feet in the natural water pool at each level, and enjoy the hilly green terrain along the way.

Next, you'll head south where you can set up a tent and spend a night on the white sand beach that lies on the long coastline of the South Sea. Pok Tunggal Beach in Tepus District, has the atmosphere of an unspoiled nature, especially at night. Pristine limestone hills complement the blue sea by providing an outstanding landscape. There's also an iconic Duras tree standing firmly on the sandy beach. You can buy wood and make a bonfire. You can enjoy the evening breeze while ordering raw fish to be grilled with friends. Let's hope the night will never ended.

Overnight by Camping at Pok Tunggal Beach
In the morning, you'll go caving at Goa Jomblang. Located in Semanu District, Goa Jomblang is a thrilling caving site only for adventurous people like you. In this area you'll explore the ancient forest inside Jomblang Cave, and also the ray of light shining down through the hole at Grubug Cave. You'll go trekking in a tunnel that connecting those caves, accompanied with the peaceful sound of the underground river. Such an exquisite experience for cave enthusiasts!

Next, you'll head back to Yogyakarta City and transfer to the hotel there where you can have a good rest.

Overnight: Adhistana Hotel
After completing your adventurous days in the pristine nature, it's time to embrace a vibrant life of the city.

In the morning, you'll explore and enjoy the ambience that can be found only in Yogyakarta. There are numerous monumental buildings all around the city. There are massive several gallery arts where you can find paintings and batik. There are distinctive silver arts and handicrafts that can be found in the historic neighborhood Kotagede. Spending some time in those incredible sites and galleries will bring joy to your whole experience.

Next, you're free to spend the rest of the day according to your preference.

Overnight: Adhistana Hotel
This will be the end of your program, we'll take you to Yogyakarta airport for your flight back home.


Price Details


Description 8 – 11 pax 12 – 16 pax
Package price per person 1,779,000 1,729,000
Single supplement *) 409,000 409,000
*) Only applicable when stay in hotel only

Inclusions


<u>Included</u> <ul> <li>Accommodation including breakfast (double / twin-sharing)</li> <li>Transportation by private air conditioned vehicle</li> <li>Meals (B=Breakfast; L=Lunch; D=Dinner)</li> <li>Activity of Caving in Goa Jomblang including equipment and picnic lunch</li> <li>Local Guide Nglanggeran</li> </ul> &nbsp; <u>Not Included</u> <ul> <li>International and domestic flights</li> <li>Entrance tickets</li> <li>Tips and gratuities</li> <li>Personal expenses</li> <li>Early check in/ late check-out.</li> <li>Travel insurance</li> <li>Optional</li> </ul>

Terms & Conditions


  • Package rates are quoted net & non-commissionable.
  • Hotel standard check-in time is at 1400 hours and check-out time is at 1200 hours. For request any early check-in or late check-out will be subject to room availability.
  • All services / accommodations are subject to availability upon confirmation.
  • Brother and Travelhood reserves the right to change prices in event the fuel prices change.