Among our Surabaya holiday packages, this is the one to choose if you want to maximise your trip because this package has guided tours on all 4 days. This extensive package covers a safari experience at Prigen’s Safari Park, a scenic and cultural tour of Malang which is one of the most laidback and attractive towns in Java, beautiful views of Mount Bromo and highlights of Surabaya.
Day 1: Arrival in Surabaya – Malang (Dinner)
Safari Park Experience
Upon arrival at Surabaya airport, your Surabaya tour guide will meet and welcome you. Start your tour with a visit to the 350-hectare Prigen’s Safari Park where you can see animals in their natural habitat from the comfort of your car. Check in to your hotel at Malang, one of the most laidback and attractive towns in Java, in the late afternoon.
Day 2: Malang (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Scenic and Cultural Malang
Have a drive through Ijen Boulevard, Malang’s beautiful heritage center where the old buildings built with Dutch influence during the colonial era have been conserved. Explore Malang - Cathedral Building, Old Mosque, Birds Market and City Hall. Stop by Candi Singosari, an ancient temple at Singosari Village, before proceeding to Batu Highland that has spectacularly beautiful scenery. Have a tour of Transport Museum, the largest transport museum in South East Asia, Coban Rondo Waterfall, a beautiful waterfall located on the slope of Mount Panderman, and an apple farm.
Day 3: Malang – Surabaya (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Scenic Mount Bromo
Visit the fertile Nongkojajar Village, Mount Penanjakan which is the highest point to view Mount Bromo, Sidoarjo which is known for its multifarious sea fishes and Tanggulangin which is famous for its leather handicraft center as you take a delightful drive through the picturesque countryside to Mount Bromo.
Day 4: Departure from Surabaya (Breakfast)
Glimpse of Surabaya
Have a tour of House of Sampoerna, a kretek cigarette museum. Explore Jalan Kembang Jepun which is Surabaya’s old commercial district. Visit Cheng Ho Mosque, a mosque that interestingly resembles a Chinese temple. Take departure transfer to Surabaya airport for homebound flight.
Surabaya and Malang have a tropical and humid climate. Surabaya’s average temperature is 27.8 °C and annual rainfall is 1751 mm. Malang’s average temperature is 26.9 °C and annual rainfall is 1950 mm. Regardless of the seasons, Surabaya and Malang are hot and humid. Hot temperature and high humidity can make one feel clammy so light cotton clothes are essential.
The seasons in Surabaya and Malang are as follow:
- Dry – May to September are months when Surabaya and Malang are more dry. As this period has the minimum rainfall and is ideal for sightseeing, it is the peak tourism season.
- Rainy – October to April are months when Surabaya and Malang experience more rainfall and sightseeing becomes more difficult.