17 days in East Java Itinerary

17 days in East Java Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Pekanbaru
Fly + Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Malang
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Surabaya
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Pacitan
— 2 nights
Drive:  10 h 15 min
5
Banyuwangi
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  13 h
End: Pekanbaru

5
nights
Malang

Malang ©
With lush landscapes, plenty of historical landmarks, and a famously cool climate, Malang remains a favored tourist destination in East Java.
Change things up with these side-trips from Malang: Batu (Jawa Timur Park 1, Museum Angkut, &more). Spend the 20th (Fri) exploring nature at Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. And it doesn't end there: get impressive views of Mount Semeru Volcano, don't miss a visit to Malang City Square, wander the streets of Arema Blue VIllage, and kick back and relax at Mbehi Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Malang trip itinerary builder website.

Pekanbaru to Malang is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In March, daily temperatures in Malang can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park.

Things to do in Malang

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Batu
Highlights from your plan
Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park ©
Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park
Museum Angkut ©
Museum Angkut
Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2) ©
Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2)

1
night
Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park

Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park ©
On the 25th (Wed), get impressive views of Mt Bromo.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Malang to Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Surabaya.

Things to do in Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mt Bromo ©
Mt Bromo

4
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.
Surabaya is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get a sense of history and politics at Surabaya Town Hall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Nasional Al Akbar, and take in the views from Suramadu National Bridge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Surabaya sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park to Surabaya in 3.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Surabaya are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Pacitan.

Things to do in Surabaya

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tunjungan Plaza ©
Tunjungan Plaza
Sampoerna Museum ©
Sampoerna Museum
Spas

2
nights
Pacitan

Pacitan ©
The city of Pacitan seems an almost otherworldly place, surrounded by hills and limestone karsts dotted with caves.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): Head underground at Gong Cave and then stroll through Klayar Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pacitan trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Surabaya to Pacitan takes 5 hours. On the 31st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Banyuwangi.

Things to do in Pacitan

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Klayar Beach ©
Klayar Beach
Gong Cave ©
Gong Cave

2
nights
Banyuwangi

Banyuwangi ©
Nicknamed the "Sunrise of Java," the bustling port town of Banyuwangi sits on the easternmost edge of the island of Java.
Banyuwangi is known for nature, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Boom Beach, and kick back and relax at Pantai Wedi Ireng.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Banyuwangi trip planner.

You can drive from Pacitan to Banyuwangi in 10.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Banyuwangi

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Pantai Pulau Merah ©
Pantai Pulau Merah
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Pantai Wedi Ireng ©
Pantai Wedi Ireng