: WEST JAVA VOLCANO TOUR 5D/4N
Tour Itinerary :
DAY 01 JAKARAT - CARITA
We pick you up in Jakarta air port or Jakarta city for meeting service with our representative than transfer by car directly to coastal town of Carita beach take about 4 hours, overnight at Carita Bay Resort * **
DAY 02 CARITA - KRAKATAU TOUR - CARITA
After breakfast at 8.00am, we board the fast boat (double engine) the Sunda strait to the famous, deserted, active volcano island with 35 miles away, to sea is left of the biggest explosion ever recorded in history mankind (1883) approxikrakatau tour, ujung kulon tourmately 1. 30 hours, keep your eyes open, and you may see a Frigate Bird soaring high overhead, flicking its scissor-like tail as it changes direction with hardly a flap of its wings, You will almost certainly spot flying fish making their long low glides above the sea's surface . Some of them "fly" for tens of metres, and are airbone for several second, dolphins often come to greet the boat and play alongside it or in front of the prow. Crusing around the Anak Krakatau where you can seen the real of black lava stone at the rest of the last eruption. Landing at the beach of Anak Krakatau and climb up to the first top of volcano than step your foot on it searching closely the minerals (Volcanic bomb, lava) from the bottom of the earth which were thrown up through its crater, from the top you can see the wonder beautiful sea view of krakatau arcipelago. Back to the boat than continue to Rakata island (the mother of Anak Krakatau), lunch will be serve on the beach - back to Carita . Over night **
DAY 03 CARITA - PULOSARI - BOGOR
After breakfast at 8am Take the car to Kampung Pandat (Pandat Village) approx 30 minute, this area located at the Polasari hills, green beautiful landscape and tropical forest with many Javaness agriculutar, Pulosari (1200 meter) is one of volcano in Carita region, although no data explosion that has ever happened, but there are fumaroles activity that occurred in the caldera wall with a depth of 300 meters. Climb up to the top take 1 hours through passes Curug Putri (10m) waterfall is one of the natural objects at area with fresh and cold water. The trail leads up to the right of the crater and there are some very steep drops to the west so take extra care here. Occasional stone markers and the inevitable litter mark the way. There are also monkeys in this area which you might see. After climbing steeply over tree roots the vegetation becomes less dense and you see over the valley to the lesser peak of Aseupan and Java’s west coastline. As you near the top, there is a great spot looking directly west to Carita and the Sunda Straits from the south-western edge of the narrow summit plateau. In good visibility the Krakatau islands could see from the top. At the top you could be close to the impressive rocky crater area (at 1,065m). Beside the white rocks and often dense clouds of sulphur gases. continue to Bogor. overnight
DAY 04 BOGOR - BANDUNG EXCURSION
After breakfast continue t to the world–famous Bogor Botanical Garden (110 hectares). Found in 1817, it has a collection of more than 10.000 different species of tropical plants to delicate orchids than visit one interesting site is Zoological Museum offering its collections of various Indonesia fauna and 120.000 rare scientific books, continue to Bandung drive along the winding road to the mountain resort of Puncak, the peak a popular weekend retreat for Jakarta 's residents. Located about 1.500 meter above sea level, it offering a beautiful panorama of tea plantation and mountain scenery of West Java from Puncak southwards the road gradually descends again, and eventually ends at mountain city of Bandung capital of West Java. Over night at Bandug **
DAY 05 BANDUNG - JAKARTA
After breakfast full day tour at Bandung to visit the Tangkuban Perahu a volcano, which is still active 6,665 feet above sea level continue our journey to Garut than visit Papandayan volcano one of the most active and spectacular of java's volcano, climb up for magnificent views of area than continue to Kawah Putih lake is one of the two craters which make up Mount Patuha, an andesitic stratovolcano (a “composite” volcano). Mt Patuha is one of numerous volcanoes in Java. Kawah Putih crater lake itself represents a relatively stable volcanic system with no records of significant activity since around 1600. The Kawah Putih site was opened to visitors in 1987. The lake is 2,430 meters above sea level so the local climate is often quite chilly (temperatures are frequently around 10 degrees celsius). Kawah Putih is a sizeable highly acid lake (pH 0.5-1.3) which changes colour from bluish to whitish green, or brown, depending on the concentration of sulfur and the temperature or the oxidation state. The sand and rocks surrounding the lake have been also leached into whitish colours through interaction with the acidic lake waters (with possible mineral precipitation as well). transfer back to Jakarta. End the trip
What you have to bring :
light clothes like T-shirts and shorts (daytime) long trousers and long sleeved shirts in bright colour (evening and night time), One small backpack and comfortable boots for jungle treks (additional sandals for for explorer & observation treks) light and warm socks, raincoat, plastic or waterproof bag for your personal belongings, hut, sunglasses, sun lotion, insect repellent, toilet paper, camera, mobilphone and cards, mosquitonet and flashlight, swimming suit and towel personal medical kit and recommended medicine like anti diarrhea medicine, dehydration salt, aspirin and antibiotic
Tips for visitors
To avoid the adverse effect of severe heat, smear uncovered skin with sunblock and to protect your health, use antimosquito cream while traversing the forest.
Wear muted-color garments while watching animals in their habitat or grazing locations.
For safety's sake during a trip, every group of tourists is advised to use the services of a guide.
Don't disturb or feed wild animals in the national park, especially long-tailed macaques on Peucang island, which look so tame.
Don't throw rubbish in the park, but collect and take it back to the guest house or outside the park. Obey all regulations effective in the national park and also the local customs..
Service include :
Transportations, wooden boat, accommodation at the lodge, meal (bf, ln, dn), coffe, tea, milk, yogurs, snack, fruits, cold soft drink, entrance permits, snorkeling gear, Vegetarian food available on request expert guidance, aqua, all ground and sea transfers as described in the program including private charter boat
Price excludes :
International/domestic airfare and airport tax
Alcohol and soft drinks
Personal travel Insurance
Gratuities to guide and crew
Boat facility :
All our boats are equipped with life jackets, navigation devices and are operated by a professional crew. You will be accompanied by our English speaking guide
All tour durations are flexible according to your schedule and budget. We can arrange airport transfers and accommodation for the duration of your stay in Carita
The trip itinerary is very much dependent on the weather conditions and may make changes accordinge