Welcome to Jepara


With the decline in demand from international furniture outlets, there are fewer resident expats in town, but Jepara still hosts buyers from all over the world. As a result, this is one of the more cosmopolitan towns in rural Java.

The town's broad avenues and small gangs (alleys) lined with homes that open onto back-door canals, together with the nearby beaches, make it a tranquil spot to take a break from the road. Jepara is also a major gateway to the Karimunjawa Islands.


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Treasure of Java

Our Itinerary DAY 1: Arrive Jogyakarta Arrive at Jogyakarta International Airport, meeting service and direct transfer to Hotel at Yogyakarta.  DAY 2: YogyakartaRise early to catch the morning light and avoid the crowds at Candi Borobudur, the largest Buddhist structure on earth. This magnificent World Heritage site is set in a tranquil park.  DAY 3: Yogyakarta – Dieng PlateauPedal out of the city on a cycling tour (approximately 6 km) through the rice fields and countryside surrounding Yogyakarta. DAY 4: Dieng plateau – Jepara Wake up early morning, to make a trekking to one of the highest villages in Dieng 2300m above see level. From here we enjoy the stunning sunrise in a great surrounding of mountain and the valley of Dieng. DAY 5: Jepara to Karimun Jawa IslandsTravel by fast boat to Karimun jawa, is an islands chain stretching in the north westerly direction 83 km from Jepara Central Java.  DAY 6: Karimun Jawa Enjoy a day of snorkeling on Karimun jawa reef, a short boat ride from the coast. DAY 7: Karimun JawaThe island is your oyster and today is completely free to relax or Explore Karimun Java island with motor bike.  Discover mangrove conservation and traditional  Bugis Village. DAY 8: Karimunjawa Islands to SemarangTake past boat trip back to Jepara (approximately 2,5 minutes) and transfer to your Hotel in Jepara. Ideally positioned to take in the glorious sunsets over nearby Jepara, A great optional activity is to visit the Kartini Beach, lovely spot to watch the sun go down. DAY 9: The endThe Treasures of Java’s trip has come to its end. At the appropriate time, transfer to airport for your onward flight. Included activitiesYorgyakarta – Borobudur  & Prambanan Temple complexYogyakarta – Cycling tourDieng- Arjuna complex temple, lake colours, Sikidang createrSnorkeling trip ( discover 4 island in karimun Jawa )Explore island with Motor bikeDiscover mangrove conservation