"Raising public awareness is a CAI-Asia priority and BAQ 2006 has brought together two dozen international and domestic journalists for a two day training workshop before covering the meeting."

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Spouse Program

If you decide to attend BAQ 2006, why not bring along a companion? With so much to see in Yogyakarta, your husband or wife can enjoy the different tourist sites while you are busy attending the BAQ 2006 workshops.

Optional day-trip package tours will be organized through Pantravel, the BAQ-endorsed travel agent. Although these package tours will be at the participant's own expense, the BAQ organizing committee will negotiate special rates for everyone. In the evenings, you and your spouse are invited to the social events that will be organized at the end of each workshop day.

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Yogyakarta is considered as the foremost center of Javanese culture. Located at the foot of active volcano, Mt. Merapi, the fertile plain of Yogyakarta was established in the 16th and 17th centuries. The Seat of the Mighty Javanese Empire of Mataram, Yogyakarta has a special, gentle charm which seldom fails to captivate visitors.

This trip features : Sultan Palace (Kraton), Taman Sari Water Castle, Kotagede the ancient city, Batik and silver factories.

Participants are given the chance to learn Batik painting, and to bring home souvenir of Batik’s cloth with one’s name painted.

Price USD 30 per person

Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Price included tour guide (English / French / Japanese / Mandarin), A/C transport, entrance, mineral water.
3. Request for other than above language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than above mentioned languages.
4. Duration 5 hours
5. Departure from hotel at 09.00
6. Operate on 10-17th Dec
7. Minimum participants 2 persons
8. Reservation and payment to be made by the latest one day before
9. As December falls on rainy season, following conditions apply
· Umbrella and simple rain coat are available
· Departure time could be delayed maximum 1 hour behind schedule
· When tour already commence, no rescheduling allowed but extension is given for 1 hour.
10. Cancellation
· Less than 3 days before date will be charged 25% penalty
· Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 50% penalty
11. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php

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Borobudur is a Buddhist temple located 42 km west of Yogyakarta. It is one of the world’s most famous temples, standing majestic and serene on a hillock overlooking lush green fields and distant hills. The shrine is the world’s most complete collection of Buddhist relief. The walls of its rising up to the Great Stupa, carved with Buddhist art and sculptured in bass-relief extending over a total length of six kilometers. It has been hailed as the largest and most complete ensemble of Buddhist relief in the world, unsurpassed in artistic merit, each scene an individual masterpiece


Price USD 28 per person

Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Price included tour guide (English / French / Japanese / Mandarin), A/C transport, entrance, mineral water.
3. Request for other language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than above mentioned languages.
4. Duration 5 hours
5. Morning departure 08.00, afternoon departure 14.00 from hotel
6. Operate on 10-17th Dec
7. Minimum participants 2 persons
8. Reservation and payment to be made by the latest one day before
9. As December falls on rainy season, following conditions apply
· Umbrella and simple rain coat are available
· Departure time could be delayed maximum 1 hour behind schedule
· When tour already commence, no rescheduling allowed but extension is given for 1 hour.
10. Cancellation
· Less than 3 days before date will be charged 25% penalty
· Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 50% penalty
11. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php

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Borobudur is a Buddhist Temple located 42 km west of Yogyakarta. It is one of the world’s most famous temples, standing majestic and serene on a hillock overlooking lush green fields and distant hills. The shrine is the world’s most complete collection of Buddhist Relief. The walls of its rising up to the Great Stupa, carved with Buddhist art and sculptured in bass-relief extending over a total length of six kilometers. It has been hailed as the largest and most complete ensemble of Buddhist Relief in the world, unsurpassed in artistic merit, each scene an individual masterpiece.

About 10 minutes from the temple, drive to Candirejo Village, for experiencing and exploring the rural village life. This village offers traditional Javanese Hospitality, unspoiled village, fresh and serenity and still keep the hidden evidence which proof the existence of a vast lake surrounding the three holy Buddhist Temples, Borobudur, Pawon and Mendut and ever buried by the volcanic deposits during the horrible eruption of Mount Merapi in 10th Century or 1000 yeas ago.

Having direct experience with the local people in the field of planting, preparing the ground for cultivation, picking many kinds of fresh seasonal fruits as well playing gamelan, the Javanese traditional musical instrument will make a complete decoration.


Price USD 40 per person

Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Price included tour guide (English / French / Japanese / Mandarin), A/C transport, entrance, mineral water & lunch.
3. Request for other language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than above mentioned languages.
4. Duration 6 hours
5. Departure from hotel at 08.00
6. Operate on 10-17th Dec
7. Minimum participants 2 persons
8. Reservation and payment to be made by the latest one day before
9. As December falls on rainy season, following conditions apply
· Umbrella and simple rain coat are available
· Departure time could be delayed maximum 1 hour behind schedule
· When tour already commence, no rescheduling allowed but extension is given for 1 hour.
10. Cancellation
· Less than 3 days before date will be charged 25% penalty
· Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 50% penalty
11. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php

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Kaliurang lies at the slope of Mount Merapi, one of the active volcanoes found in Indonesia. Located about 20 km in northern side of Yogyakarta, in tranquil, lush and green tropical garden. When the weather is clear, a spectacular sight of the panoramic view of the mountain could be seen clearly from the Merapi point view as well as watching the local people life digging the sand as the product of Merapi eruption in Kali Boyong (Boyong river) as their life’s income.

Exploring more about Kaliurang, the traditional village life as well as having a chance to walk through the a variety of tropical plants and fruits, birds, vegetation and the beautiful garden and the richness of Ullen Sentalu Museum with its building structured in such marvelous mode with Mount Merapi as the background, realizes us about God’s blessing given to human being.


Price USD 27 per person

Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Price included tour guide (English / French / Japanese / Mandarin), A/C transport, entrance, mineral water.
3. Request for other language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than above mentioned languages.
4. Duration 5 hours
5. Departure from hotel at 08.00
6. Operate on 10-17th Dec
7. Minimum participants 2 persons
8. Reservation and payment to be made by the latest one day before
9. As December falls on rainy season, following conditions apply
· Umbrella and simple rain coat are available
· Departure time could be delayed maximum 1 hour behind schedule
· When tour already commence, no rescheduling allowed but extension is given for 1 hour.
· When tour already commence, no rescheduling allowed but extension is given for 1 hour.
10. Cancellation
· Less than 3 days before date will be charged 25% penalty
· Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 50% penalty
11. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php

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Prambanan is magnificent Shiva (Hindu) Temple. The name of Prambanan derives from the village on the northern. Locally known as The Roro Jonggrang Temple or the Temple of "Slender Virgin". It is reputed to be the biggest and most beautiful Hindu Temple in Indonesia. Seventeen kilometers (17 km) to the east from of Jogja, the temple is believed that have been built by King Balitung Maha Sambu during the middle of the 9th century. Its parapets are adorned with a bass relief depicting the famous Ramayana Story.

Price USD 22 per person

Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Price included tour guide (English / French / Japanese / Mandarin), A/C transport, entrance, mineral water.
3. Request for other language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than above mentioned languages.
4. Duration 3 hours
5. Departure from hotel at 08.00 hrs & 14.00 hrs
6. Minimum participants 2 persons
7. Reservation and payment to be made by the latest one day before
8. As December falls on rainy season, following conditions apply.
· Umbrella and simple rain coat are available
· Departure time could be delayed maximum 1 hour behind schedule
· When tour already commence, no rescheduling allowed but extension is given for 1 hour.
9. Cancellation
a. Less than 14 days before date will be charged 50% penalty
b. Less than 3 days before date will be charged 75% penalty
c. Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 100% penalty
10. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php

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Day 01 Arrive in Bali
Arrive at Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali and transfer to your hotel for overnight.

Day 02 Bali (Breakfast)
Full day excursion to Kintamani, including visit to Singapadu Village to see the Barong & Kris Dance Performance, Celuk (the centre of gold and silver works), Mas (the centre of wood carvings), Ubud (the centre fine arts/painting), Goa Gajah (the ancient Hindu Cave) and the Holy Springs of Tirta Empul. Tour ends at the airport at late afternoon.

Accommodation: Sahid Raya Hotel *** or similar.
Price: US $ 76 (twin share basis)
Single Occupancy: US $ 105

Service Includes
- One night accommodation with breakfast at above mentioned hotel
- Return airport transfer
- Full day tour to Kintamani with English speaking guide
- Admission / donation at tourist sites

Service Excludes
- Airfare Garuda Yogyakarta – Denpasar (subject to change)
· Economy one way (L) US $ 70
· Economy return (L) US $ 131
· Business one way (D) US $ 128
· Business return (D) US $ 211
- Domestic airport tax Jogja Airport Rp 25.000 and Denpasar Airport Rp 30.000

Flight Schedule Garuda
Jogjakarta to Denpasar dep. 07:15 arr. 09:25
dep. 14:00 arr. 16:10
Denpasar to Jogjakarta dep. 06.25 arr. 06.35
dep. 13.10 arr. 13.20
Remarks
- Flight operates daily, schedule is subject to change
- Denpasar local time is one hour ahead from Jogjakarta


Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Request for other language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than English language.
3. Departure daily
4. Reservation and payment could be made 14 to 3 days before departure and subject to availability. Earlier booking is recommended to secure space.
5. Cancellation
· Less than 14 days before date will be charged 50% penalty
· Less than 3 days before date will be charged 75% penalty
· Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 100% penalty
6. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php

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Day 01 Arrive in Bali
Arrive at Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali and transfers to your hotel for overnight.

Day 02 Bali (Breakfast)
Full day excursion to Kintamani, including visit to Singapadu Village to see the Barong & Kris Dance Performance, Celuk (the centre of gold and silver works), Mas (the centre of wood carvings), Ubud (the centre fine arts/painting), Goa Gajah (the ancient Hindu Cave) and the Holy Springs of Tirta Empul.

Day 03 Depart Bali (Breakfast)
Breakfast at hotel. Free program. Transfer to airport for departure flight to your next destination.

Accommodation: Sahid Raya hotel *** or similar
Price: US $ 105 (twin share basis)
Single Occupancy: US $ 160

Service Includes
- One night accommodation with breakfast at above mention hotel
- Return airport transfer
- Full day tour to Kintamani with English speaking guide
- Admission / donation at tourist sites

Service Excludes
- Airfare Yogyakarta – Denpasar (subject to change)
· Economy one way (L) US $ 70
· Economy return (L) US $ 131
· Business one way (D) US $ 128
· Business return (D) US $ 211
- Domestic airport tax Jogja Airport Rp 25.000 and Bali Airport Rp 30.000

Flight Schedule Garuda
Jogjakarta to Denpasar dep. 07:15 arr. 09:25
dep. 14:00 arr. 16:10
Denpasar to Jogjakarta dep. 06.25 arr. 06.35
dep. 13.10 arr. 13.20
Remarks
- Flight operates daily, schedule is subject to change
- Denpasar local time is one hour ahead from Jogjakarta

Conditions
1. This tour is combination of indoor and outdoor activity.
2. Request for other language speaking tour guide shall be made in advance. Confirmation is subject to availability and in certain case there will be additional charge for tour guide speaking other than English language.
3. Reservation and payment could be made 14 to 3 days before departure and subject to availability. Earlier booking is recommended to secure space.
4. Cancellation
· Less than 14 days before date will be charged 50% penalty
· Less than 3 days before date will be charged 75% penalty
· Less than 24 hours before date will be charged 100% penalty
5. Payment conditions please check your invoice provided at online booking form htttp//www.pantravel-baq2006.com/index.php