Java expeditions

Java at a glance

Population: 141 million

Terrain: Volcanoes, forest and coast

Get in touch to find out more about expeditions to Java.

Previous school’s expeditions

Every World Challenge Expedition is unique. Here are some examples of expeditions we’ve put together for previous schools. Take a look to get some inspiration for your trip, and an idea of what is possible with World Challenge.

Java

28 days

Day 1

Build-up day. Say goodbye to your loved ones before a final kit check, safety briefings and heading to the airport.

Day 2
Outbound Flight

Depart home for Yogyakarta

Day 3

Orientation in Yogyakarta

Day 4-5

Mount Merapi and Mount Merbabu acclimatisation trek

Day 6

Return to Yogyakarta

Day 7

Rest and Relaxation at Prambanan

Day 8-13

Yogyakarta Wildlife Rescue Centre project

Day 14

Rest and Relaxation in Yogyakarta

Day 15

Travel to Malang

Day 16

Prepare for your trekking phase

Day 17-19

Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park volcano trek

Day 20

Return to Malang

Day 22-25

Kawah Ijen Lake Trek

Day 26

Travel to Banyuwangi

Day 27

Travel from East Java to West Bali by ferry. Spend the evening in Pemuteran

Day 28

Rest and Relaxation in Pemuteran

Day 29

Travel to Denpasar

Day 30
Inbound Flight

Depart Denpasar for home

Java Itinerary

Java

28 Days

Day 1
Outbound Flight

Build-up day. Say goodbye to your loved ones before a final kit check, safety briefings and heading to the airport

Day 2

Depart home for Denpasar, Bali

Day 3

 Travel to Pemuteran on the West coast of Bali

Day 4-5

Taman Nasional Bali Barat acclimatisation trek

Day 6

Return to Pemuteran

Day 7-12

Taman Nasional Bali Barat project phase

Day 13

Catch the ferry from West Bali to Banyuwangi in East Java

Day 14-15

Kawah Ijen Lake Trek

Day 19-20

Explore Malang and prepare for trekking phase

Day 21-23

Bromo-Tengger Semeru-National Park volcano trek

Day 24

Catch the train to Malang

Day 25

Catch the train to Yogyakarta

Day 26

Rest and Relaxation in Yogyakarta

Day 27

Rest and Relaxation at Prambanan 

Day 28

Rest and Relaxation at Borobodur 

Day 29

Rest and Relaxation in Yogyakarta

Day 30
Inbound Flight

Depart Yogyakarta for home

Located at the very heart of Indonesia, Java is an island of breathtaking scenery that cuts between modern and ancient worlds. From trekking up volcanoes to watch the sun rise, to visiting important cultural heritage sites such as the Borobudur and Prambanan temples, if you're looking for an adventure this is the destination for you!
Gina, our Java Expedition Planning Manager

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expedition for your students

Volcanoes, forest and coast