This day tour will take you to explore and enjoy the beauty of Mt. Bromo, admire the landscape of Bromo Tengger Semeru national park at Penanjakan view point, trekking to the amazing caldera of Mt. Bromo and the vast sea of sands. After Bromo you will be taken to enjoy the amazing and phenomenal blue fire of Ijen crater in the border of Bondowoso and Banyuwangi regency.
This 2-days tour is the shortest choice for Mt. Bromo and Ijen crater tour, this tour program will be a bit tiring worthwhile trip because you can visit the 2 best tourist destinations in East Java. This tour is the best option for everyone with limited duration but wants to explore Bromo and Ijen crater.
Mount Bromo located in the area of National Park Bromo Tengger Semeru (BTSNP), this national park extends in four regencies in East Java Province, are Probolinggo, Malang, Pasuruan and Lumajang. This mount is popular with very beautiful sunrise, tourist has to drive a Hardtop on midnight to the top of mount, the perfect place to enjoy sunrise is in the Penanjakan. In addition to enjoy the sunrise, you can also enjoy the landscape of National Park Bromo Tengger Semeru, Mount Batok and Mount Semeru, Sea of sand and the wide caldera of Mt. Bromo and the hill of Teletubbies and “Pure Poten”.
Ijen Crater located on the top of Mt. Ijen, which is located at the border of Banyuwangi regency and Bondowoso regency, it is truely a unique international tourist destination, it has a charming mazing blue fire phehomena and is one of the world natural phenomena and can only be seen in the night, there are only two blue fire in the world, and Ijen crater blue fire is one of it.
To reach Ijen crater, we could pass through one of two routes, first, route Bondowoso, we will pass through the town and next to coffee plantations ended at the slopes of Mount Ijen. Second, route Banyuwangi, if you are a tourists coming from Bali then you should use Banyuwangi route, each route will meet at a place called Paltuding, from here we will start the trekking to the crater of Ijen and enjoy the blue fire.
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07:00am We will pick up you at your hotel or any places inside Surabaya city, take simple introduction with our crew and short brief of the tour. Then departs to Cemoro Lawang at the foot of Mt. Bromo, this will takes around 3-3,5 hours drive depends to the traffic conditions.
10:00am We will arrive at Cemoro Lawang village at the foot of Mt. Bromo. Take a short rest. Next we will exchange our transportation into 4wd car (Hardtop) and takes another one hour drive to Penanjakan view point, here you can enjoy the stunning landscape of Bromo Tengger Semeru national park and trekking to the crater rim of Bromo, we will also watch in close up to the Poten temple in the central of sea of the sands.
13:00 We will continue the tour and visit photo stop at the part of sea of sands.
13:30 Back to Cemoro Lawang village, take a rest and lunch.
14:00 Next we will transfer you Sempol village in Bondowoso (around 5-6 hours drive), it is where you will stay overnight before you do Ijen crater blue fire tour.
20:00 Arrive at the hotel in Sempol village, check in hotel and overnight.
01:00 We will start this tour, We will head toward Paltuding, it is a main base camp for Ijen crater trekking.
01:30 We will arrive at Paltuding camp at the foot of Mt. Ijen. Take a short rest while arrange the administration entrance for you.
02:00 Start trekking to the crater of Ijen, it takes around 1,5-2 hours depend your stamina and power, during this ascent, we will meet with many traditional miners are starting they daily job. You can make a conversation with them and get to know their life.
03:30 From the crater rim, we should get down into the crater, this is the only way to see the blue fire. Then enjoy the amazing blue fire of Ijen, you can also watch traditional miners are taking sulfurs and carry it in their bamboo basket. The blue fire will also start to fade along with the sun shine.
05:00am Trekking up to the crater rim and then continue going back down to Paltuding, it will be much shorter when you do trekking down.
06:00 Rest and breakfast at Paltuding.
08:00 Transfer back to Surabaya (around 7-8 hours drive)
16:00 Finish the tour in Surabaya.
|Min/Max pax||2/10 persons|
|Tour duration||2 Days|
|Package type||Private Tour|
|Schedule||Daily Tour - Everyday available|
|Starting place||Any place in Surabaya|
|Ending place||Any place in Surabaya|
Where do I can start this tour?
You can start this tour at any places in Surabaya, could be at your hotel, airport, train station or any other public places inside the city.
How much is the additional cost of entrance ticket fee for foreign tourists?
Please check more details about this point at booking page details
I forgot to add optional additional entrance ticket fee for foreign tourists when booking, what should I do?
On the first day of the tour, our crew will charge you for the additional entrance tickets fee.
What if I want to be picked up at another nearby town?
We added some optional pickup service from other nearby cities with additional cost, find about additional service at the price more option in booking page details.
What if I forget to bring warm clothes?
Some peoples in Bromo rent many kind of warm clothes and it accessories, you can rent it from them.
When is the best season to enjoy the sunrise of Mt. Bromo?
The best season to enjoy the amazing sunrise of Mt. Bromo is on dry season it is usually within June upto September
How long is the trekking duration to reach Ijen crater?
It will depends to your stamina and power, but normally it will vary between 1,5 upto 2 hours.
What If I want to end this tour in Banyuwangi?
This tour can finished in Banyuwangi regency with additional cost, please check it more details in booking page details.