SURABAYA – IJEN CRATER TOUR – BROMO TOUR – SURABAYA
(3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS)
DAY 1: SURABAYA – HOTEL IN BANYUWANGI
Ijen Crater Tour will start at your Hotel in Surabaya area at 9.00 AM, our driver will pick you up at the hotel then you will be escorted to the airport in Surabaya. Here, you will take a flight to Banyuwangi for about an hour. The flight from Surabaya starts from 11.15 AM and you will arrive in Banyuwangi Airport at 12.15 Upon your arrival in Banyuwangi airport, we will escort you to the hotel in ijen crater area for an enjoyable stay before you do a tour in Ijen crater on the next morning.
If the weather is good enough and you have a good condition for trekking at night, you can take Ijen blue fire tour at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave the Hotel or Homestay around 1.00 AM or Midnight. Please check the picture of the blue fire at Ijen Crater on the Internet.
DAY 2: IJEN CRATER TOUR – HOTEL IN MOUNT BROMO AREA
Ijen Crater tour will start at 5.00 AM from your hotel in Banyuwangi, you will be met by your guide, he will bring your breakfast box for your breakfast time on the mountain and you will be required to check out from your hotel because we will not come back after Ijen Crater tour, we must go to Mount Bromo via Bondowoso town. The ride from your hotel to Paltuding (1850m), Paltuding is parking area and starting point before you do trekking to Ijen Crater (2836m), it will take about an hour drive. Arriving in Paltuding, you can have a quick breakfast in the local canteens there or you can carry your breakfast then you can eat it when you reach the top of Ijen Crater. The trekking will take about ± 1, 5 hours, and its 3 km away. Along the way you will see some mountains surrounding, you will hear the birds singing and when you are lucky enough, you can see the Java Leaf monkey, it’s a special monkey in Java Island. When you have reached the top of Ijen Crater, you will amaze at the view of Ijen Crater, it has a beautiful sulfuric lake with its turquoise color, and it’s surrounded by a huge crater. Moreover is one of the most active volcanoes in java and it’s one of the biggest sulfuric lakes in the world with the lowest acidity. The acidity here can reach 0,8 ph – 0,5 ph. Besides the gorgeous landscape here, you will be surprised at the local people who work in the sulfur mining here, they are workers who walk up and down by carrying a huge block of sulfur, and they only earn USD 8 per day. Their salary really depends on how many sulfur that they can carry. Make sure you give something to them as appreciate after you take portraits of them.
After enjoying the enchanting scenery at Crater of Ijen Crater then we will go down to the parking area where our car is waiting for escorting you to the next destination, which is Mount Bromo, we will drive for about 5-6 hours. We will pass the local villages, coffee plantation, rice field and Pasir Putih Beach. You will be invited to have lunch at the local restaurant on the way to Bromo. Upon your arrival in Mount Bromo area, you will stay in lava view hotel or similar hotel for a pleasurable stay before you do Bromo sunrise tour.
DAY 3: MOUNT BROMO TOUR – SURABAYA
Mount Bromo tour will start from your hotel at 3.30 AM, when you come on the weekend or holiday season, you are required to start the tour earlier. From your hotel we will ride a jeep to sunrise point for about 40 minutes by passing a bumpy and steep road. Upon your arrival in sunrise point, you will escort to the best position to watch the sunrise and the view of Mount Bromo itself and the sun will rise at 5.20 AM here. When the sun rises, all visitors will get their good position to watch the sunrise. Besides of the sunrise, you will see the 3 mountains those are Bromo, Batok and Semeru which stand firmly with the red yellow light on the top. Make sure you have enough space of memory inside you camera to capture the moment. After you enjoy the view from sunrise hill, you must go back to your jeep then the jeep will continue your tour to reach sea of sands in Mount Bromo area. We will stop at the parking area then you will do Mount Bromo trekking by crossing the sea of sands by riding a horse or on foot (it is optional) till reach the stairs at the slope of Mount Bromo where it will lead you to reach peak of Mt. Bromo. After enjoying the volcanic activity on the top of Mount Bromo, you have to go back to your jeep then the jeep will bring you back to hotel for breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into our car afterward we will continue our trip to the Surabaya (airport, train station or hotel). The trip will take about 3-4 hours.
TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED.
Price is in IDR and includes:
- Pick up service from Surabaya and transfer out to the airport in Surabaya
- 1 Night stay in Ijen Crater area with a breakfast
- 1 Night stay in Mount Bromo 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 optional program such as Blue fire tour in Ijen Crater
- Travel insurance
- Entrance tickets to Mount 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
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