We're coming back from Borneo, landing in Semarang Airport (around 10 - 11 am). We need to get to yogyakarta on the same day.
What would you reccomend? We're thinking to hire a car... any suggestions?
Thanks, have a great summer!
As i m working in Jakarta and my term is almost finished and it was such a short noticed. Then i have to be hurry to visit places in Indonesia. Is it possible or any recommend for woman travel alone to Borobudor. ? Only 2 Days - one night? For the 2D1N trip,I saw the question from nancytansj and the answers, that helps a lot. but my question is focusing on travelling alone. I better go alone as my co-worker that available is a man. !! Thank you.
How long (days) does it take from Jakarta to Wonosob by bus pls? How much will it be (in USD) pls?
I will be flying into Semarang with a friend on 22 Aug and need to arrive in Jogja by 30 Aug to meet up with other friends to continue travelling in Jogja and beyond. So far I'm looking at this itinerary:
Day 1 (Semarang)
Day 2 (Semarang)
Day 3 (Semarang, Ambarawa)
Day 4 (Ambarawa, Dieng Plateau)
Day 5 (Dieng Plateau, Solo)
Day 6 (Solo)
Day 7 (Solo)
Day 8 (Solo)
Day 9 (Merapi tour)
Is this a good route, or are there any suggestions how to better connect these places together?
Also, how to travel from place to place would be helpful too. Any recommendations for guides with contacts can be sent as private messages.
where are local shops? and not shopping malls
shopping in only malls , no good local shops???
Reaching Semarang on 26th and will be travelling to Jepara , any public holidays between 26th may and 30 th may???
Does this pre paid also include wifi / cellular
any place between airport and gumaya tower hotel a shoping place where this can be easily conveyed and purchased.
Hi, I want to book a taxi once I arrive from Yogya airport to Magelang and what to find a cheap option to this. Can you provide a number or some kind of arrangements for me to go by?
Sim card sold at Semarang Airport or have to be purchased outside airport?
Any shops near airport ??
where in semarang shud I visit to see good furniture outlets??
Is it better to buy from semarang or jepara any particular marking for authenticity ??
Any Pure Vegetarian restaurants in Semarang ?? Kindly inform . Visiting Semarang between 26 to 30 th may 2014. Thanks
Can anyone recommend a transport company to hire a car and driver from to get from Semarang to Borobudur (and return!)?
I will be arriving at around 1pm on Day 1 and need to leave for airport at 3pm the following day for yogjakarta airport. I would like to visit Borobudur. It is advisable to stay in Borobudur or Yogjakarta?
Where can I find a good bar in bogor?
We are 2 families attending IMLAC language school in Salatiga in May 2014. We need temporary stay for week or so? Which will be the cheapest. For 6 people( of whom 11yr and 14yr are kids)
What is there to do in semarang other than museums temples mosque?
local Shopping area? (not shopping centres) outdoor
I will be stayin at Semarang novotel
Is there any suggestion on where to go in Purworejo or Kutoarjo in a day?
I am planning to take Prameks from Jogja to Kutoarjo on Sunday. And just do somewhat like a city tour in either or both Kutoarjo and Purworejo.
I heard there is flood in Purworejo district.
My list would be the old market and city square area (hope that covers also the old buildings).
Could I make a day trip to Bogor from Jakarta. Depart by bus or train in the morning and come back to a Jakarta hotel in the evening. What are interesting places worth seeing in
Some tips on how to take great photos at sunrise please
Thank you for your help.
Is there a bus from Salatiga to Wonosobo?
If there is, what bus and the schedule please?
I am planning to fly to Jogja in the first week of June to visit Borobudur and Prambanan. I hope to be able to stay at the Princess Manohara Hotel (if room is available) and wonder if this is a good time of the year to visit both UNESCO World Heritage sites, re: weather wise and people wise (how busy it gets at this time of year)? Appreciate any relevant advice.
Is it ok to visit Borobudur during Vesak? Will it be really crowded or better to wait for another time?
hi! im going to go to semarang from yogyakarta.
but as i know there is no available course anymore.
i should arrive in semarang before 11 am.
do you think it is possible by morning train or bus?
and how can i get there???
I am in Jakarta, apart from air route, how can I reach Semarang
Hi, do you have the latest train schedules from Yogya to Solo and Solo to Yogya? Should we stop at Purwosari or Balapan Station if i would like to go to Slamet Riyadi? Any idea what is the train cost? Appreciate your advice.
I have heard about a direct mini-bus from Solo to Cemoro Lawang. Does it sound possible ? Is there a way to get more information about it ?
I found a cheap flight from Yogyakarta to Surubaya : can it be a good alternative ?
Otherwise, would you know if the Solo area (including Candi Sukuh) can be visited as a day trip from Yogyakarta ?
i`m looking a clean hotel with comfirtable room and hot water? please give your recomedation, and what is the price per room/person/day? what are the most intereting place to visit/ recreation in purworejo?
Dear fellow VT friend,
I am planning a trip to Solo - Yogya for 5d4n, my flight is to Solo (return) and would like some idea how to plan the trip...
I am planning to go to Borobudur, Prambanan, Mount Agung, Dieng Plateau but other than that I am abit clueless on other places of interest...
Would welcome any suggestion on the logistic, transport and accomodations? Please also advise the price for hiring a car with driver (there is only 2 of us).. hope to hear your all of you.
thank you in advance.
I need advice please.
The above trip is planned this Mar 23-25. We, a group of 6 pax, light budget travelers, will have Semarang as our basecamp. We'll skip major cities and planned an off-beaten path with rented car.
Please have a look and kindly advice following questions; we are passionate eaters/culinary and also photographers (so would be helpful if you can advise shooting spots :)
DAY 1 (Mar 23) :
Semarang - Ambarawa : visit the steam loco museum
Ambarawa - stop by Losari
Then off to Tawamangu - spend the night.
+ do we have to prebook the steam loco ride ? and we heard we have to book the whole cabin ? is that true
+ Losari plantation is overly expensive so we will spend time to eat/coffee break.
+ any suggestion where to stay in Tawamangu ?
DAY 2 (Mar 24)
Tawamangu - to Candi Sukuh + Cetho
Then off to spend nite at Salatiga
+ If we stayed in Tawamangu, how long is it by car to Candi complex ? Will half day sufficient to spend our time in both candi's ?
+ Any suggestion where to stay in Salatiga ?
+ Any other suggestion what to see during this DAY 2 ?
DAY 3 (Mar 25)
we go to Kopeng direction and see Treetop outbound (?)
end the day to Semarang and go back to Jakarta
+ there is limitd information about Kopeng (any recommended things to do/try asidethe outbound activities)
Thanking you all, cheers:)
I plan to golf at Bogor raya on weekdays 16 and 17 Jan 2012. Please advise If the course allow 1 ball. Regards John