Blitar is a small charming town surrounded by the remains of the Majapahit Kingdom hundreds of years ago. The surroundings and the road to Blitar are bordered by beautiful rice fields and countryside sceneries of East Java, whereas the beaches around Blitar present the natural untouched beauty of the South Sea, offering a unique expeditions to discover the true beauty of East Java.
Hotel Tugu Sri Lestari, occupying the best address in the heart of Blitar city, depicts the grandeur of East Java in mid 19 th century. After an extensive renovation of the interior by Tugu Hotels Group (while keeping the majestic colonial structure completely intact since the 1850s) in the early 21 st century, it is now by far the best hotel and restaurant in Blitar and the only luxury boutique hotel in town, featuring a collection of Javanese antique and artworks that tell the romantic tales of the history of East Java.
Blitar is a small charming town surrounded by the remains of the Majapahit Kingdom hundreds of years ago. It is also the hometown of SOEKARNO, the legendary first President and proclamator of Indonesia ‘s independence, where he was then buried and paid tribute until this very day.
The surroundings and the road to Blitar are bordered by beautiful rice fields and countryside sceneries of East Java , whereas the beaches around Blitar present the natural untouched beauty of the South Sea.
Today, Hotel Tugu Sri Lestari Blitar offers these unique expeditions to discover the true beauty of East Java
This offer includes:
Natural health drink upon arrival
In-room fresh flower arrangement and tropical fruit basket
Daily Indonesian or English Newspaper
Traditional High Tea with our selection of local teas and traditional delicacies in Waroeng Jawa every afternoon
Daily lunch in the Colony Restaurant OR Lunch box arrangement for the trip
Complimentary Hotel Antique Tour to enjoy our magnificent antique collections
All transportation arrangements for your trip
For the 3rd package only, enjoy 1 hour complimentary traditional massage for two.
All packages of choice include the ‘Adventure to the South Sea ‘ expedition
2nd and 3 rd packages include ‘ Penataran Temple and the Lush Countrysides’ expedition
3rd package includes ‘The Voyage of Hidden Treasures’
Blitar has retained its indigenous Javanese character with its traditional market, the old town-square ‘Alun-Alun’, and public transportation dominated by becaks, the old-style tricycle vehicle. Discover lost temples and secluded beach, as you journey through lush tropical landscape, verdant rice fields and countryside sceneries.
Blitar has retained its indigenous Javanese character with its traditional market, the old town-square ‘Alun-Alun’, and public transportation dominated by becaks, the old-style tricycle vehicle. This nostalgic town portrays the unspoiled, exotic Java, and is surrounded by some beautiful beaches, lush tropical landscape, verdant rice fields and countryside sceneries.
There is no better time than now to discover the hidden gems of Java and enjoy the unique opportunity to absorb the experience.
Natural healthy welcome drink upon arrival
Traditional high tea with our selection of local teas and traditional delicacies in Waroeng Jawa
Complimentary tour of our hotel antiquities with a guide, to best enjoy our magnificent antique collection.
Private sunset dinner at The Lost Temple and Secluded Beach
All transportation during your trips
The itinerary :
Arrive at Hotel Tugu Blitar.
Visit to the Rambut Monte, an altar for Hinduism used during the Majapahit Empire era with Kamadhatu and Rupadhatu and artifacts including the Lingga Yoni, a symbol of fertility.
Afternoon tea at Waroeng Djawa
Visit the Tomb of Soekarno. Here the legendary first President and leader of Indonesia’s Independence, is buried and every day people come to pay tribute to him. Visit the art-deco style library, where many of the original collections and memorabilia can be viewed.
Visit Penataran Temple, the largest and most important Hindu temple complex in East Java. Enjoy a Private Sundown Dinner by the Penataran Temple and find yourself transported into another world with the charm of ancient beauty while you are serenaded by the beautiful rhythm of bamboo flutes played by a villager.
After breakfast in The Colony Restaurant, discover the protected forest, “Pacuh”.
Visiting Istana Gebang, where Soekarno spent his childhood before moving to Surabaya to study.
Enjoy traditional street food and immerse in the local way of life in the City of Blitar.
Visit Sawentar Temple, built around the 13th century, that were once buried under a mass of lava, presumably from an eruption of the nearby volcanic Mount Kelud.
Enjoy the beautiful stalactite and stalagmites of Embultuk Cave around a kilometer and a half long.
Finish your magical experience by enjoying a romantic dinner under the stars at a secluded beach by flowing a river-bank.
Take relaxing trips around Blitar city by Becak, a Javanese traditional method of transportation. We will bring you to the local shopping area by the roadside or stop by at the local ice cream parlor, so you can enjoy some street foods before returning to the hotel.
The prices are net price and valid until 31 March 2021