5 days in Ambarawa & Semarang Itinerary

5 days in Ambarawa & Semarang Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Java visit planner

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Ambarawa
— 1 day
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Semarang
— 4 nights

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Ambarawa

— 1 day
Ambarawa is a market town located between Semarang and Salatiga in Central Java, Indonesia.Ambarawa was an important connecting rail link providing a cog railway connecting through Central Java as far as Yogyakarta via Magelang. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Ambarawa Railway Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Maria Kerep Cave, and then delve into the distant past at Gedong Songo Temple.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ambarawa trip maker website.

Semarang to Ambarawa is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In September, daily temperatures in Ambarawa can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Semarang.

Things to do in Ambarawa

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Semarang

— 4 nights
An Indonesian port city, Semarang remains best known for its Dutch colonial architecture and 15th-century temple.
Take a break from Semarang with a short trip to Menara Kudus Mosque in Kudus, about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Central Java Grand Mosque, browse the eclectic array of goods at Semawis Market, delve into the mystery of Lawang Sewu Building, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Klenteng Tay Kak Sie.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Semarang holiday builder tool.

Drive from Ambarawa to Semarang in an hour. September in Semarang sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Semarang

Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

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