Surabaya Ijen Bromo Tour 3D2N
Surabaya – Mount Ijen -Mount Bromo – Surabaya (3D2N)
Mount Ijen/Ijen Crater and Mount Bromo are the most amazing destinations in East Java that is to be the must-visit places during your holiday in Indonesia. And most of them are curious about the best route, there are some best routes to follow:
1. Start from Surabaya and end up in Bali, you just need 3 days to conquer these two volcanoes
2. Start from Surabaya and end up in Surabaya again, you also need 3 days. This option is good for the travelers who booked the flight return from Surabaya.
Based on the routes above, we recommend to take the second one, because it’s less tiring and better for your returning home. You can check on the itinerary section for further information about the trip.
Detail of the trip:
- Location: East Java (Mount Ijen & Mount Bromo)
- Adventure types:
- Trekking & hiking
- Local culture understanding
- Program duration: 3 days
- Age requirement: Age requirement varies
- Cost in USD & IDR: Contact us for cost details
- Accommodation options: Private staying
The information for the tour:
The temperature for each place:
- Mount Bromo has normal weather during the night 10-15 (during the sunrise), it will be warmer after the 8 am
- Ijen Crater has 10-15° (during the sunrise), it will be warmer after the 8 am
What you should bring:
- Wet shoes, slipper, water-resistant bag or any important for waterfall visit
- Light jacket
- Personal medicine
- The small amount of money
- Light fleece / sweater
- Warm hat
- Tiger balm or spray muscle (for muscle pain)
- Long pants and shorts
For further information about Ijen Bromo tour from Surabaya and booking, please feel free to contact us directly to our Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876
Departure Time9:00 AM
Return TimeAround 3:00 PM
Dress CodeCasual clothes and warm clothes with trekking/running shoes
SURABAYA – HOTEL IN BONDOWOSO (IJEN CRATER AREA)
Ijen Crater Tour will start at your Hotel in Surabaya area at 9:00 AM, our driver and tour guide will pick you up at the hotel in Surabaya area, if you are arriving from Surabaya Juanda International Airport or Surabaya Gubeng Train Station, we recommend to take morning arrival because we will have a long drive on day 1.
After picking you up at your location in Surabaya, we will start to drive for about 8-9 hours more/less. If you don't want to drive so long, we can recommend you to take a flight from Surabaya to Banyuwangi Town. There are some schedules that you can check.On the way to our stay in Bondowoso town, you will pass some small towns, villages, farms, rice fields and for having lunch, there are some local restaurants that you can try.
IJEN CRATER/IJEN BLUE FIRE TOUR – HOTEL IN MOUNT BROMO AREA
Ijen Crater tour will start at 00:00 from your hotel in Bondowoso, you will be met by your guide, he will escort you to Paltuding area. Paltuding is a parking area and starting point before you do trekking to Ijen Crater (2836m), it will take about 1H30M drive. Arriving in Paltuding, you can do some stretching and warm-up before 2 hours trekking to the Mount Ijen and also the Bluefire spot. Blue fire phenomenon is the must-see attraction in Mount Ijen due to is an unusual thing that you can only see two in the world in Mount Ijen and Dallol Volcano in Ethiopia.To reach the blue fire point, you must go down into the crater that is very slippery and rocky, so make sure you follow our guide's guidance. After arriving at Bluefire point, you will not be allowed to stay too long there due to it's an active volcano and anything can happen so fast. So, when you have captured some photos and got explanations from our guide. You will be required to climb up back to the top of the crater of Mount Ijen.
When you have reached the top of Ijen Crater a.k.a Mount Ijen, we will be waiting for the sunrise that will brighten the view of Mount Ijen from the top. When the sun rises, you will amaze at the view of Ijen Crater/Mount Ijen, 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 sulfurs 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/Mount Ijen then we will go down to the parking area where our car is waiting for escorting you back to our accommodation in Bondowoso town for having breakfast, taking shower and having a breakfast and then we will continue to the next destination, which is Mount Bromo, we will drive for about 5 hours.
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 at the 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 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 your camera to capture the moment. After you enjoy the view from the sunrise hill, you must go back to your jeep then the jeep will continue your tour to reach the 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 the 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 the 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.
OPTIONAL PROGRAM:IF YOU HAVE TIME TO SPEND MORE WITH US, WE RECOMMEND TO VISIT MADAKARIPURA WATERFALL DURING OUR WAY TO SURABAYA. BUT THE COST WILL BE ON YOUR OWN, YOU CAN LET US KNOW IF YOU WANT TO VISIT THIS WATERFALL.
TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED.
- Pick up service from Surabaya and transfer out to Surabaya
- 1 Night stay in Ijen Crater area (Bondowoso Town) 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 Blue fire tour in Ijen Crater and Gasmask
- Cost for entrance fee in Ijen Crater and Mount Bromo
- Travel insurance
- Bar, laundry, phone calls, and the Internet
- Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip
- Tipping & other personal costs