BROMO IJEN PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR 5D4N – DRAFT OF THE TOUR
- SURABAYA – HOTEL IN BROMO AREA
- BROMO MILKY WAY TOUR IN KINGKONG HILL – SUNRISE IN RONGGO WULAN – TELLETUBBIES HILL – SUNSET TOUR IN METIGEN HILL
- SUNRISE TOUR IN THE CRATER OF MOUNT BROMO – HOTEL IN IJEN CRATER AREA
- IJEN BLUEFIRE TOUR – WATERFALL TOUR IN JAGIR WATERFALL – FREE LEISURE
- TRANSFER TO BANYUWANGI AIRPORT/ YOUR HOTEL IN BALI
DAY 1: SURABAYA – HOTEL IN MOUNT BROMO AREA
The tour will be started from Surabaya area (airport, hotel or train station), the journey will take about 3 hours to reach Mount Bromo area. When you can start from Surabaya, we can visit Madakaripura waterfall, this waterfall is located 1,1/5 hours from Mount Bromo area.
NOTE: DUE TO RAINY SEASON, WE CANNOT VISIT THIS WATERFALL BECAUSE OF THE FLOOD AND LANDSLIDE ARE OFTEN HAPPENED HERE.
Upon your arrival in Muont Bromo, we will be staying around Cemara Lawang or Ngadisari Village. They are some hotels, lodges and hostels there.
DAY 2: MOUNT BROMO MILKY WAY TOUR – SUNRISE IN RONGGO WULAN – TELETUBBIES HILL – SUNSET IN METIGEN HILL
Bromo milky way tour will be started at 00:30 am, we will drive with a jeep about 40 minutes to Kingkong Hill. Our guide will bring you to the best spot for catching the milky way here.
NOTE: DUE TO FULL MOON, WE WILL BE NOT ABLE TO SEE THE MILKY WAY IN MOUNT BROMO, SO WE WILL JUST VISIT THE HILLS FOR THE SUNRISE OR NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY ONLY WITHOUT MILKY WAY.
The milky way tour will be ended about 3:30 am, when the crowds are coming to this hill, and we will move to another special hill, we named it Ronggo Wulan hill. We will take a motorbike to reach this hill due to there is no road for jeep. It will take about 40-50 minutes from Kingkong Hill.
This hill is very recommended to visit, Because you will see the whole view of Mount Bromo, Mount Batok, Mount Semeru, Cemara Lawang Village and also the clear sunrise from East part of Mount Bromo. The sunrise here is about 5:30 am, and it’s one of the best moment that you must capture with your camera.
After enjoying the sunrise above this hill around 7 am, we will go back to our jeep and continue to Telletubbis hill, teletubbies hill is a hilly area behind the crater of Mount Bromo. Here, you will see a greeny area same as European highland.
About 9 am, we will be back to our hotel for having breakfast and resting before we will take our sunset trip in Metigen Hill at 4:30 pm.
OPTIONAL TOUR: IF YOU ARE NOT TIRED ENOUGH, YOU CAN TAKE A WATERFALL TOUR IN MADAKARIPURA WATERFALL. IT WILL TAKE AN HOUR FROM YOUR HOTEL. THE COST WILL BE IN YOUR OWN COST.
DAY 3: SUNRISE TOUR AT THE CRATER OF MOUNT BROMO – HOTEL IN BANYUWANGI TOWN (IJEN CRATER AREA)
The third day of the tour, it will be started by a not common sunrise tour. You will be invited by our guide to watch a sunrise on the crater of Mount Bromo. So, we will ride a jeep for 15 minutes and trekking to the top of Mount Bromo for 30 minutes. We will start about 3:30 am from our hotel. Upon your arrived in the crater of Mount Bromo, you will listen the sound of mother earth inside this volcano. It will be bit scary but it will be new experience for you to see a sunrise above the most active volcano in Java island.
About 7 am, we will get down and back to our Hotel for having breakfast, shower and continue our trip to Banyuwangi town (Ijen Crater area). It will take about 5-6 hours drives. It depending on the traffic’s situation.
DAY 4: IJEN BLUEFIRE TOUR – JAGIR WATERFALL – HOTEL IN BANYUWANGI TOWN
The fourth day, it will be super early trip, because you will be started at 00:30 am from your hotel in Banyuwangi, we will drive about an hour to reach Paltuding (start point). Upon your arrival in Paltuding, you will be required to listen our guide about what does and don’ts.
Why we start so early, because we will see the most famous of Natural phenomenon that you can only see 2 in the world, Ijen Crater (Indonesia) and Dallol Volcano (Ethiopia). This natural phenomenon, we named it Bluefire/ Blueflame / Blue lava. It can be seen only at the darkness. When the sun rises, we will not able to see it again.
The trek to the blue fire point will take about 2 hours walk. In this trip, hiking, running, trekking shoes are required. When you are arriving at the bluefire point, you only have time for an hour, because it’s an active volcano so the most toxic dangerous of Carbon Dioxide can be out anytime. After capturing the photo of bluefire, we will go up to sunrise point, and it will take about an hour up to the crater. From the sunrise point, you will see the whole view of Ijen Crater with color of sunrise here.
After enjoying the view, we will go back back down to our car and drive to Jagir Waterfall for relaxing after the trip. Around 9:00 am, we will back to hotel for having breakfast and rest. It will be your resting and relaxing day after the midnight trekking.
DAY 5: FREE LEISURE – AIRPORT IN BANYUWANGI / YOUR HOTEL IN BALI
On the last day of the trip, we will drop you in Banyuwangi airport if you will be back to Surabaya and we will drop you to your hotel in Bali if you will be going to Bali after this trip.
TOUR IS FIINISHED.
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDE
- Pick up service from Surabaya and transfer out to your hotel in Bali/ Banyuwangi Airport
- 2N Stay in Mount Bromo area with breakfast
- 2N Stay in Banyuwangi town with breakfast
- Land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
- Mineral water and English speaking guide
- Cost for highway or parking during the trip
- Cost for Ferry from Java to Bali Island (when you are going to Bali)
- Jeep ride for Mount Bromo
- All entrance fee during the trip
- Travel insurance a
- Tipping & other personal costs
- Cost for lunch & Dinner during the trip
ALL THE INFORMATIONS FOR THE TOUR IS BELOW;
TEMPERATURE IN EACH PLACES
- Mount Bromo has normal weather during the night 10-5°
- Ijen Crater has 10-5° (during the sunrise)
So, please prepare your comfort!
WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING:
- Light Jacket
- Personal medicine
- Small amount of money
- Light fleece / sweater
- Warm hat
- Tiger Balm or spray muscle (for muscle pain)
- Long pants and shorts