BALI – KAWAH IJEN PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR – BALI (2D/1N)
DAY 1: BALI – HOTEL IN BANYUWANGI
Kawah Ijen photography tour will start about 10.00 AM (Balinese timezone), our staff will pick you up from your hotel in Bali. Then you will drive to Gilimanuk Ferry Port, it will take about ±4 hours (depending on your location in Bali). Afterward, you will take the ferry for about an hour to reach Ketapang Ferry Port (Java side). Upon your arrival in Ketapang Ferry Port, we will escort you to your hotel in Banyuwangi area. Banyuwangi is the best town to stay when you are going to visit Ijen Crater because it’s only an hour away from Ijen Crater.
If you can start in the morning from Bali around 8.00 AM, we will invite you to do coffee experience tour where you will see the process all about the best coffee bean traditionally in java (Roasting, Grinding, and Serving).
DAY 2: KAWAH IJEN PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR – HOTEL IN BALI
About at 00.30 AM, our car will bring us to the village of Licin and then continue to the slope of Mt. Ijen, passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of few remaining on the island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees which we will see those things when the sun rises. This journey takes approximately 1 hour from the hotel in Banyuwangi by the car. Arriving at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1 until 1.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of Mount Ijen to reach the peak of Ijen Crater but to see the blue flame we need to climb the crater down around 30 minutes (sport and hiking shoes required). When you arrived at the bottom of the crater of Ijen Volcano, you will see the amazing view of Blue flame and everybody said, it is only two in the world (only in Ijen Volcano and Ethiopia).
When the sun rises, you will be invited to climb the crater up to enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air & shady. Resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2385 meters and enjoy the best panorama of the lake of acid water where reflects the spectacular view in the surrounding walls that gives the impression like doom. The sulfur miners go down into the crater and climb back up by passing a dangerous path on the edge of Ijen crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous and hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen crater as one of God’s amazing creation. Do not forget to take pictures in this area as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth. We will invite you to a special spot for catching the best view of Ijen Crater from uphill. After enjoying the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting for escorting you to the plantations (coffee and clove). Afterward, we will be back to the town of Banyuwangi for going back to Hotel and taking breakfast then we will give you a time rest and around 11.30 AM we will drive to Ketapang Ferry Port then take a ferry to reach Gilimanuk Ferry Port. Upon your arrival in Gilmanuk Ferry port, we will escort you to your hotel in Bali.
TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED
PRICE IS IN IDR AND INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Bali & transfer out back to Bali.
- 1 Night stay at Hotel in Banyuwangi area with a breakfast
- Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip
- Local guide and gas mask for Ijen Crater tour
- Mineral water and English speaking guide
- Cost for parking during the trip
- Cost for the ferry from Bali to Java and Java to Bali Island
- Travel insurance
- 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 kawah ijen photography tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly to our Email: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!