6 Days 5 Nights

Would you like to stay a longer time in Karimunjawa? Are you interested in activities like snorkeling, hiking but would you also like some free time? Join our 6 days 5 nights snorkeling and overland package Karimunjawa – Open trip. A great schedule for a longer stay in Karimunjawa. Enjoy the quiet and peaceful surrounding of Karimunjawa and it’s beautiful coral reefs, islands, beaches and mountain.

For the 6 days 5 nights snorkeling and overland package Karimunjawa – Open trip you will enjoy 2 full days of island hopping and snorkeling during your time in Karimunjawa. The snorkeling tours offer a combination of snorkeling at the most beautiful snorkeling spots directly from the boat and visits to the small paradise islands and beaches. All guests will be provided with a snorkeling equipment set and life-jacket. If you need the life-jacket during swimming we leave up to you. The guide will bring an underwater camera to document the day. In the evening, after the last day of snorkeling, we will arrange a copy of the pictures to your USB or memory card. We are also able to share an online album of the pictures with you via email.

Besides the two full days snorkeling you will also experience a hiking tour in Karimunjawa. The hike starts at the foot of the mountain in the area of the village of Alang Alang. You will climb all the way up (which takes around two hours) and will be able to experience an amazing view. Most of the 27 island can be seen from the top of the mountain and you can see the ‘weirdly’ shaped island of Kemujan as well. A guide will accompany you during the tour. The 6 days 5 nights snorkeling and overland package also has a scheduled day with free time. You can use this day as you like it. Maybe you like to explore the island by motorbike or do some kayaking in the lagoon.

The prices for the 6 days 5 nights snorkeling and overland package is based on an open trip. This means when you book the package for example for 4 persons you will join the snorkeling tours with another group or groups. We have a maximum of 17 tourists on the boat for the trip. The average group size for our tours is around 12-14 persons. The trekking tour will be done in smaller groups.

Schedule

6 days 5 nights snorkeling and overland package Karimunjawa – Open trip

Duration: 6 days, 5 nights
Transport type: slow boat (round trip), fast boat (round trip) or combination of slow boat and fast boat.

The schedule of the 6 days 5 nights snorkeling and overland package is depended on the day of traveling. As the boat schedule from Jepara is not daily. You can choose below for one of the detailed schedules for your preferred departure day. The schedule will open in an pdf document.

Basic schedule information
For a detailed schedule information with times please choose one of the departure days above.

Day 1

  • Meeting with our representative at Warung Bu Diyah (a small restaurant in Jepara Kartini Harbour) to collect your tickets for the boat. After receiving the tickets you can continue to board the fast boat Bahari Express or slow boat Siginjai.
  • Fast boat Bahari Express or slow boat Siginjai, from Jepara Kartini Harbour to Karimunjawa harbour.
  • Pick up at Karimunjawa harbour by our agency. We will be waiting you in the harbour with a pick-up sign of Dunia Bintang Tour & Travel. After you will be transported to your accommodation.
  • Lunch will be waiting for you at your accommodation. You will have the time to enjoy your lunch and relax after the boat ride. During this time we will also come by your accommodation to answer any questions and discuss necessary details. When you prefer to have lunch on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • We will give you a motorbike and map of Karimunjawa island. You can use this to explore the island on your own. When you can not drive motorbike it is possible to arrange car transport to the beach (some additional costs may apply).
  • Dinner, served by us, at your accommodation. Around 19:00/19:30 pm we will come by your accommodation for the remaining payment of your package. When you prefer to have dinner on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • Free time.

Day 2

  • Breakfast at your accommodation.
  • Transport from your accommodation to Karimunjawa village harbour for the start of a full day island hopping & snorkeling tour.
  • Full day island hopping and snorkeling tour. The schedule of the snorkeling tour is weather dependent (waves, water depth, wind direction) to give you the best and most beautiful snorkeling experience possible. The tour will be a combination of visit to the small islands of Karimunjawa and snorkeling at the wonderful snorkeling spots directly off the boat. Example schedules:
    • To the east of Karimunjawa
      • Visit gosong Seloka by low water
      • Snorkeling near Cilik island
      • BBQ lunch at Cilik island
      • Snorkeling near Sintok island (Turtle point)
      • Visit Sintok island
    • To the west of Karimunjawa
      • Snorkeling at Genteng (Turtle point)
      • BBQ lunch at Geleang island
      • Snorkeling at Gosong Cemara
      • Sunset at Cemara Kecil island
  • Transport from Karimunjawa village harbour to your accommodation.
  • Dinner, served by us, at your accommodation. When you prefer to have dinner on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • Free time.

Day 3

  • Breakfast at your accommodation.
  • Transport from your accommodation to Karimunjawa village harbour for the start of a full day island hopping & snorkeling tour.
  • Full day island hopping and snorkeling tour. The schedule of the snorkeling tour is weather dependent (waves, water depth, wind direction) to give you the best and most beautiful snorkeling experience possible. The schedule of the tour will be different than the day before. Example schedules:
    • To the east of Karimunjawa
      • Visit gosong Seloka by low water
      • Snorkeling near Cilik island
      • BBQ lunch at Cilik island
      • Snorkeling near Sintok island (Turtle point)
    • Visit Sintok island
      • To the west of Karimunjawa
      • Snorkeling at Genteng (Turtle point)
      • BBQ lunch at Geleang island
      • Snorkeling at Gosong Cemara
      • Sunset at Cemara Kecil island
  • Transport from Karimunjawa village harbour to your accommodation.
  • Dinner, served by us, at your accommodation. When you prefer to have dinner on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • Free time.

Day 4

  • Breakfast at your accommodation.
  • Transport from your accommodation to Alang Alang Village for the start of the trekking tour.
  • ‘Trekking tour. Hike up to the highest point of Karimunjawa together with your guide. You will be able to see almost all the small islands from up here. It takes around 2 hours to go up the mountain and 1 hour to go down again.
  • Transport from end point trekking tour to your accommodation.
  • Lunch, served by us, at your accommodation. When you prefer to have lunch on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • Free time. When you wish to see a bit more from Karimunjawa it is possible to rent a motorbike to drive around and visit some beaches on your own. When you don’t drive motorbike we are able to organize transport (ojek or car) to these viewpoints as well. Activities for this afternoon are not included in the package price.
  • Dinner, served by us, at your accommodation. When you prefer to have dinner on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • Free time.

Day 5

  • Breakfast at your accommodation.
  • Free time. When you wish to see a bit more from Karimunjawa it is possible to rent a motorbike to drive around and visit some beaches on your own. When you don’t drive motorbike we are able to organize transport (ojek or car) to these viewpoints as well. Activities for this day are not included in the package price. Lunch is not included during this day.
  • Dinner, served by us, at your accommodation. When you prefer to have dinner on your own (not prepared by our agency) feel free to request to exclude this when you are booking the package.
  • Free time.

Day 6

  • Breakfast at your accommodation or a breakfast package to go.
  • Transport from your accommodation to Karimunjawa harbour.
  • Fast boat Bahari Express or slow boat Siginjai, from Karimunjawa harbour to Jepara Kartini Harbour.

Prices

Dates

Services

THE FOLLOWING SERVICES ARE INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE PRICE

  • Boat tickets round trip:
    • Fast boat price: Fast boat tickets round trip
    • Slow boat price: Slow boat tickets round trip
    • Fast boat & Slow boat: Fast boat tickets one way, slow boat tickets one way
  • Transport in Karimunjawa for check-in and check-out and for start and end of day tour activities.
  • Accommodation: the type of accommodation that is included depends on your accommodation choice.
  • Meals: 5x breakfast, 4x lunch, 5x dinner
  • Half day motorbike rental on day one. One motorbike per two persons.
  • Two full days island hopping and snorkeling:
    • Boat
    • Guide
    • Snorkeling equipment
    • Life-jacket
    • Underwater camera
    • Parking costs boat
    • Ticket village harbour
    • BBQ
    • Aqua
  • Trekking tour of around 3 hours:
    • Transport to start point and transport from end point
    • Guide
    • Small snack
    • Aqua
  • One full day of free time in Karimunjawa

NOT INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE PRICE

  • Tourist tax Jepara harbour: the government of Jepara may ask for a small tourist tax upon entering the boat. The amount of the tax depends on nationality (foreign or local) and lies between Rp. 5.000 en Rp. 25.000 per person. This tax is not included in the package price as the price depends on nationality.
  • Entrance ticket sharkpool: the sharkpool on Menjangan Besar Island is not an interesting tourist spot for everyone. Our experience: some people love it and some people hate it. When you do wish to visit the sharkpool, please request this during your booking or tell us when you already arrived in Karimunjawa. We will do our best to include a sharkpool visit on request. You will pay extra Rp. 40.000 per person for the entrance ticket.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR PACKAGE

  • Exclude meals: in Karimunjawa there are at the moment a variety of restaurants, small warungs and a great evening market available. We can understand you might prefer to have dinner on your own. We can exclude the following meals on request: lunch on day 1, day 4 and day 5, dinner on all days, breakfast on all days (only in case of homestay accommodation). A discount of Rp. 25.000 per person per meal will apply.
  • Exclude one of the full days snorkeling.  You can exclude one of the full days island hopping and snorkeling tours to create some extra free time. A discount of Rp. 175.000 per person will apply (open trip – joining tour). In case of a private package the discount will depend on your group size. It is only possible to get a discount on the exclusion of the full day snorkeling tour at the moment of booking. When you wish to exclude the full day snorkeling tour after arrival in Karimunjawa it is not possible to receive a discount on the package as all arrangements for the tour at this time are already made.
  • Is trekking not something for you? It is possible to exclude the trekking tour from the package and create an extra full day free time in Karimunjawa. A discount of Rp. 200.000 per person will apply (open trip – joining tour & private packages). It is only possible to get a discount on the exclusion of the trekking tour at the moment of booking. When you wish to exclude the trekking tour after arrival in Karimunjawa it is not possible to receive a discount on the package as all arrangements for the tour at this time are already made.
  • Rent a motorbike: when you like to explore the village or watch the sunrise in the early morning it can be nice to rent a motorbike to help you around. We can arrange motorbike rental for additional costs. Half day motorbike rental: Rp. 50.000 (until 6 hours). Full day motorbike rental: Rp. 75.000 (until 12 hours).

TRANSPORT TO AND FROM JEPARA

We offer transport to Jepara from different cities in Java, Indonesia. Example of transport options:

  • Minibus during the night from Yogyakarta to Jepara (pick up between 23:00 – 24:00 pm, arrival early morning in Jepara harbour)
  • Minibus from Jepara to Yogyakarta (departure around 30 minutes after the boat arrives)
  • Minibus from Jepara to Semarang (departure around 30 minutes after the boat arrives)
  • Minibus from Jepara to Surabaya (departure around 30 minutes after the boat arrives)
  • Private car transport from and to Semarang, Yogyakarta, Magelang, Borobudur, Solo, Surabaya, Malang, Bromo, Probolinggo (any preferred time and preferred pick up / drop off address possible)