DAY 1: HOTEL IN BALI – HOTEL IN MOUNT BROMO AREA
Bromo Ijen tour will start at 8.00 AM from your hotel in Bali area (Ubud, Pemuteran, Denpasar, Canggu, Kuta). Afterward, we will drive from Bali to Bromo by car but we have to drive to Gilimanuk Ferry Harbor (west part of Bali) for about ± 4 hours; it depending on where is your hotel in Bali.
Upon your arrival in Gilimanuk Ferry Harbor, you will take a ferry to Ketapang Ferry Port (east part of Java) for about an hour. Then, you will meet your driver and guide for your Bromo ijen tour in Java Island. You will stop in a good local restaurant for your lunch break before you continue your trip to Mount Bromo area for about ±5 hours. When you have reached the hotel in Mount Bromo area, you will stay in Lava View lodge or similar hotels there before you do Mount Bromo Tour on the next Morning.
UBUD, KUTA, SANUR, JIMBARAN, DENPASAR AREA to GILIMANUK FERRY PORT (±4 HOURS DRIVE) and LOVINA, PEMUTERAN (±2 HOURS DRIVE)
DAY 2: MOUNT BROMO TOUR – HOTEL IN BANYUWANGI
Mount Bromo tour will start at 3.30 AM when you come on the weekend or holiday season in Indonesia, you should start your tour earlier, it’s good for us because we can get the place for waiting for the sunrise. Afterward, the jeep will take you the best hills to see the sunrise here, those are Penanjakan and Kingkong Hill. It will take about 40 minutes’ drive, upon your arrival in the hill; you have to wait for the sunrise while enjoying coffee or tea there. The sunrise will rise around 5.20 AM. When the sun rises, the people will yell to greet the sun with Mount Bromo, Semeru and Batok as a great background.
You should make the best photo here as a proof that you were here. After we enjoy the sunrise and the view from the top of the hill, we will go back to our jeep and we will drive to the sea of sand for doing your trek to the peak of Mount Bromo. The trekking will take about 1, 5 hours up and down the slope. There are two choices that you can take during your trekking to Mount Bromo, ride a horse or walk. When you have reached the peak of Mount Bromo, you will see the most active volcano in real.
You will see how Mount Bromo makes a sound of its activity and sometimes there are ashes and smokes come out from the hole. After we enjoy the volcanic activity of Mount Bromo, we will go back to our jeep and back to the hotel for having breakfast. About 10.00 AM, we will continue our trip your Hotel in Banyuwangi for visiting Ijen Crater on the next morning. It will take about ± 5 hours’ drive.
DAY 3: IJEN CRATER TOUR – HOTEL IN BALI
Ijen Crater tour will start about 4.00 AM, our car will bring us to Paltuding, Paltuding is parking place and starting point before you do trekking to Ijen Crater. it has altitude 1850 m and Ijen Crater is 2386 m, the distance from Paltuding to Ijen crater is 3 km. So, you should walk up to the crater for 3 km and it will take about 1. 5 hours. Along the way, you will see a great landscape such as mountains and jungle, when you are lucky enough you will see a java leaf monkey. Normally, they stay on the tree and eat the beans there.
When you have reached the top of Ijen Crater, you will be greeting by a huge sulfur lake with its green and turquoise color. It’s one of the hugest sulfur lakes in the world with its lowest acidity (0,8 – 0,5 ph). So you can imagine how poisonous the water in the lake. Besides the beautiful landscape, you will see the sulfur mining inside the crater. Some sulfur workers/ miners walk down and up with their basket with full of the sulfur block. After we enjoy the view from the top, we should go back and to your hotel for taking shower and go to your hotel in Bali area (Ubud, Lovina, Pemuteran, Denpasar, Kuta ).
If the weather is good enough and you have a good condition for trekking at midnight, you will have the chance to do Ijen Blue Fire Tour at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave from the Hotel/Homestay around 01.00 AM or Midnight. Please check the picture of the blue fire at Ijen Crater on the Internet.
Price is in IDR and includes:
- Pick up service from Bali & transfer out back to Bali.
- 1 Night stay in Mount Bromo area with a breakfast
- 1 Night stay in Ijen Crater area with a breakfast
- Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip
- Mineral water and English speaking guide
- The jeep for Mount Bromo tour
- Cost for parking during the trip
- Cost for ferry from Bali to Java and Java to Bali Island
- Travel insurance
- Entrance tickets in Mt Bromo ( IDR 230.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 330.000 Saturday – Sunday )
- Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater ( IDR 100.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 150.000 Saturday – Sunday )
- Bar, laundry, phone calls, and the internet
- Cost for lunch & Dinner during the trip
- Tipping & other personal costs
For further information about Bromo Ijen Tour from Bali and booking, please feel free to contact us directly to our Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 / Line ID: @yudiantosofyan