Discover the Beauty of Indonesia: A 12-Day Safari Itinerary

Embark on a wild and cultural journey through Indonesia with this 12-day safari adventure tour. Visit Taman Safari Prigen, home to a diverse array of wildlife, and Bali Safari and Marine Park, where you'll come face-to-face with exotic animals from all over the world. Between safari adventures, immerse yourself in Bali's rich culture and beauty, with opportunities to relax on pristine beaches, explore ancient temples, and savor the local cuisine. This safari tour makes for an unforgettable journey of discovery and excitement.

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Our private tours typically range from $500 - $1000 per person/per night depending on chosen hotels and room categories, vehicles used, types of tours, flight cost, time of year and other factors. Make an inquiry for a customized trip quote.

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Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Surabaya

On arrival at the Juanda International Airport, meet your private guide, who will escort you to your comfortable hotel in Saurabaya, only thirty minutes from the airport. Saurabya is Indonesia's second-largest city and the capital of East Java. After freshening up, venture out to explore the city at leisure, admiring the tectonic landscapes and the fantastic food scene. Return to your hotel for dinner. 

Day 2: Sightseeing in Saurabaya

Start your day by visiting the iconic House of Sampoerna, a museum dedicated to the history of one of Indonesia's largest cigarette brands. Take a museum tour to learn about the brand's history and see a traditional cigarette-rolling demonstration. Next, head to the famous Submarine Monument, which pays tribute to the Indonesian submarine that sank during World War II. Take a stroll around the monument and enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding area. In the afternoon, visit the Ampel Mosque, one of the city's oldest and most historical mosques. Take a mosque tour and learn about its history and significance to the local community. End your day with a visit to the Surabaya Zoo, one of Indonesia's largest and most diverse zoos. Explore the zoo and see many animals, including lions, tigers, elephants, and more. Return to your hotel for dinner. 

Day 3: Hike to Mt. Bromo

Take a day trip to Mount Bromo (two hours private drive from Saurabaya), one of East Java's most famous and iconic landmarks. Hike to the top of the mountain and enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding area. The hike will take approximately an hour. In the afternoon, visit the Madakaripura Waterfall, one of Indonesia's largest and most beautiful waterfalls. Enjoy a picnic lunch in the serene environment. End your day by visiting the Batu Night Spectacular, a market featuring local food, souvenirs, and entertainment. Try local street food and enjoy a traditional Indonesian dance performance before returning to your hotel for dinner.

Day 4: Drive to Taman Safari Prigen

After breakfast, get a private transfer to Taman Safari Prigen (a two-hour scenic drive). This safari park features many wildlife species, including elephants, tigers, lions, zebras, and more. Explore the park on a guided tour, take a cable car to see the animals up close, and even get the opportunity to interact with some of the animals and feed them from your vehicle. At the Baby Zoo, the tiniest creatures await your gentle touch. Get up close and personal with adorable baby animals and create memories to last a lifetime. Pet the fluffy bunnies, snuggle with the cutest chicks or give yourself a ride on the backs of the littlest lambs. Check in to your Taman Safari lodge and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 5: Another Day In Taman Prigen

Spend the day exploring Taman Safari Prigen, with plenty of opportunities to see the animals and learn about their habitats and behaviors. Today, Witness a spellbinding act (the elephant story and the bird show), where trained elephants and birds come together in a harmonious display of strength and grace. And get a chance to swim with the dolphins. Have a delicious lunch in the park restaurant. In the evening, go for thrilling rides at the amusement park in Taman Prigen. Enjoy an exciting adventure on the park's zipline and go on a thrilling night safari to see the animals in their nocturnal habitats. Return to your lodge for dinner. 

Day 6: Exploring the nearby surroundings

Start your day with a visit to Putuk Truno Waterfall, where you'll be greeted by the sound of cascading water and the lush greenery of the surrounding jungle. Take a dip in the clear waters or relax on the banks and take in the breathtaking beauty of the waterfall. Recharge your batteries and soak up the peace and tranquility of this natural paradise. Next, make your way to the historic Jawai Temple, a revered site that has stood the test of time. Explore this ancient temple's intricate carvings and architecture, and learn about the region's rich cultural heritage. Return to your lodge for rest and dinner. 

Day 7: Return to Saurabaya and take a flight to Bali

After an unforgettable adventure in Indonesia, it's time to say goodbye to the wilds and return to the city. Pack your bags and make your way back to Surabaya, where you'll catch your flight to the tropical paradise of Bali. On arrival, check into your hotel. Spend the evening leisurely exploring Bali's nightlife and delectable cuisine.

Day 8: Beach Day in Bali

After breakfast, soak up the sun on one of its famous beaches. Take a dip in the crystal-clear waters, or go for a swim. For a truly unforgettable experience. Enjoy a freshly made seafood lunch. As the sun sets, head to one of Bali's iconic beach clubs for an evening of fun and relaxation. Sip on tropical cocktails, dance to the beat of the music, and watch as the sky turns shades of orange and pink. Have a lavish dinner on the beach and then return to your hotel for rest.

Day 9: Cultural Tour of Bali

Discover the rich history and culture of Bali on a guided cultural tour. Explore iconic landmarks such as the Ubud Monkey Forest, the Ubud Palace, and the famous Tirta Empul Temple, where you can witness the traditional Balinese purification ceremony. Visit the ancient temple of Uluwatu and enjoy a stunning sunset over the Indian Ocean. Return to your hotel for dinner. 

Day 10: Culinary Adventure in Bali

Savor the flavors of Bali on a culinary adventure, exploring the local cuisine and indulging in delicious dishes. Visit local markets, try traditional street food, and sample exotic flavors at one of the many local restaurants. Visit the famous Jimbaran Beach and enjoy a seafood dinner before heading to your hotel.

Day 11: Bali Safari and Marine Park Adventure

Get ready for a wild adventure at Bali Safari and Marine Park! Today, you'll explore this incredible wildlife park, home to over 60 species of animals worldwide. Step into the heart of the park on a guided tour, where you'll have the chance to see rare and exotic species up close. From majestic tigers and majestic elephants to colorful parrots and playful monkeys, there's something for everyone at Bali Safari and Marine Park. Take a thrilling jeep safari to get an even closer look at the animals and their habitats. Watch as they roam free in their natural surroundings and learn about their unique behaviors and adaptations. Return to your hotel for dinner. 

Day 12: Departure

As your great adventure ends, it's time to say goodbye to the wonders of Indonesia. Pack your bags and prepare to check out, as your private guide will drive you to the airport for your international departure.

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