15 days in East Java Itinerary

15 days in East Java Itinerary

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Start: Bristol
Train + Fly:  27 h
1
Surabaya
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Banyuwangi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Batu
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Blitar
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
6
Pacitan
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  31 h
End: Bristol

2
nights
Surabaya

Surabaya ©
A tour of Surabaya provides a chance to discover a sprawling, architecturally and culturally rich port city on the island of Java.
Keep things going the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at Tunjungan Plaza, take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Nasional Al Akbar, see the interesting displays at Sampoerna Museum, thenexamine the collection at Ex. De Javasche Bank Soerabaia, and finally snap pictures at Suramadu National Bridge.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Surabaya trip planner.

Bristol, UK to Surabaya is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a 7 hour difference. In August, daily temperatures in Surabaya can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Banyuwangi.

Things to do in Surabaya

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Sampoerna Museum ©
Sampoerna Museum
Masjid Nasional Al Akbar ©
Masjid Nasional Al Akbar
Gereja Santa Perawan Maria ©
Gereja Santa Perawan Maria

3
nights
Banyuwangi

Nicknamed the "Sunrise of Java," the bustling port town of Banyuwangi sits on the easternmost edge of the island of Java.
Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Jawatan Benculuk. Step out of the city life by going to Ijen and Sadengan Savannah. It doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Jawatan Benculuk.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Banyuwangi trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Surabaya to Banyuwangi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Batu.

Things to do in Banyuwangi

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ijen ©
Ijen

2
nights
Batu

Batu ©
During colonial times, Batu was a hilltop vacation destination for the Dutch.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jami Great Mosque Malang, thendon't miss a visit to Malang City Square, and then examine the collection at Museum Angkut. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Coban Rondo Waterfall, see the interesting displays at The Bagong Adventure Human Body Museum, and then get to know the resident critters at Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2).

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Batu trip planner.

Getting from Banyuwangi to Batu by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August in Batu, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park.

Things to do in Batu

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Malang
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Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2) ©
Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2)
Jami Great Mosque Malang ©
Jami Great Mosque Malang
Museum Angkut ©
Museum Angkut

1
night
Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park

Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Ranu Regulo and then make a trip to Mt Bromo.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park trip tool.

You can drive from Batu to Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park in 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Blitar.

Things to do in Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lake Ranu Regulo
Highlights from your plan
Mt Bromo ©
Mt Bromo
Lake Ranu Regulo ©
Lake Ranu Regulo

1
night
Blitar

Blitar ©
Blitar is a city in East Java, Indonesia, about 73 km from Malang and 167 km from Surabaya. On the 16th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Ndalem Gebang, stroll the grounds of Tomb of Soekarno, thenget engrossed in the history at Bung Karno Museum and Library, and finally kick back and relax at Peh Pulo Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Blitar trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park to Blitar in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pacitan.

Things to do in Blitar

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Peh Pulo Beach ©
Peh Pulo Beach
Bung Karno Museum and Library ©
Bung Karno Museum and Library

3
nights
Pacitan

Pacitan ©
The city of Pacitan seems an almost otherworldly place, surrounded by hills and limestone karsts dotted with caves.
Take a break from the city and head to Srau Beach and Pantai Banyu Tibo. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Watu Karung Beach and Kasap Beach. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Gong Cave, don't miss a visit to Pacitan Square, pause for some photo ops at Monumen Palagan Tumpak Rinjing, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Soge Beach.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Pacitan trip planner.

You can drive from Blitar to Pacitan in 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pacitan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Srau Beach ©
Srau Beach
Gong Cave ©
Gong Cave
Kasap Beach ©
Kasap Beach