SEMERU VOLCANO TREKKING
(4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS)
OUTLINE ITINERARY HIKING AT SEMERU VOLCANO PACKAGE 4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS VIA MOUNT BROMO AREA:
DAY 1: Mount Bromo area – Ranupani Village (2200 m) – Ranukumbolo Lake (staying overnight) (2400 m)
DAY 2: Ranukumbolo Lake (staying overnight) (2400 m) – Kalimati camping site (2.700 m)
DAY 3: Kalimati camping site (2.700 m) – Summit of Semeru Volcano – Mount Bromo Area (1-night accommodation in Mount Bromo area)
DAY 4: Mount Bromo – Surabaya (TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED)
DETAILED ITINERARY FOR HIKING AND TREKKING IN SEMERU VOLCANO VIA RANUPANI (4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS)
DAY 1/DATE: MOUNT BROMO AREA – RANUPANI VILLAGE (2200 M) – OVERNIGHT IN CAMPING SITE (RANUKUMBALA LAKE 2400 M) (L, D)
After enjoying the panorama of Mount Bromo and taking breakfast about 09.00 AM, we will escort you to Ranupani Village (2400 m) about 2 – 3 hours driving by jeep. Then, we are going to Semeru Trekking Centre for registering ourselves and taking a lunch. Afterward, we will do trekking for 4 -5 hours heading to Ranukumbala Lake (2400 m). Before Arriving at the camping site, we will pass the savanna and lake. Then, we arrived around 05:00 PM at the camping site (Ranukumbala lake 2400 m), preparation to cook for dinner which was presented by our guide and porter cuisine and we are in service of porters set up tents as well. Enjoy the view in the afternoon and walking around the camping site then staying overnight in the tents.
DAY 2/DATE: RANUKUMBALA LAKE (2400 M) – KALIMATI CAMPING SITE (2.700 M)
Waking up at 4:00 am in the morning to enjoy breakfast banana pancakes or toast, coffee/tea, then going to the hill of Tanjakan Cinta (Love Slope) to catch twin sunrise above Ranukumbala Lake, it’s behind your tent, enjoy the scenery around. It could memorable time. Around 9.00 am, you must pack your stuff and continue our trekking to Kalimati camping site (2.700 m) around 3 – 4 hours. After arriving, we will be served by your guide and porter to take a lunch break with a special menu. Then, it’s free time till your dinner time, you can walk around or napping in the tent.
After taking early dinner around 06.00 pm, you need to take a sleep earlier because around 11.30 pm, your guide will wake you up to prepare hiking the summit up (hiking shoes, trekking poles, gloves and personal water).
DAY 3/DATE: KALIMATI CAMPING SITE (2.700 M) – SUMMIT OF SEMERU VOLCANO – MOUNT BROMO AREA (1 NIGHT ACCOMMODATION IN MOUNT BROMO AREA) (B, L, D)
About 4 – 5 hours hiking, you will reach the summit and the sunrise welcomes you there. This is the special sunrise because you captured on the highest volcano in Java Island.
Another incredible thing is you can see and listen to the sound of the hot ashes which comes out from the crater. It will be forbidden to hike after 11.00 pm because the activity of this volcano will be increasing. After enjoying the sunrise and surrounding, we will back to our tent for taking breakfast and going back down to Ranupani Village, afterward going to your Hotel in Mount bromo area by Jeep. We will arrive in Mount Bromo area in the evening,
DAY 4/DATE: MOUNT BROMO – SURABAYA (B)
After having breakfast around 09.00 am, we will continue to Surabaya International Airport. (TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED)
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Mount Bromo area and transfer out to Surabaya Airport
- Land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
- 1N stay at the hotel in Mount Bromo area (Twin Share Bed) with Breakfast
- English speaking guide and The Porters during the trip
- Hiking stuffs
- Meals as stated on the programs (B: breakfast, L: Lunch, D: dinner) during the climb on Semeru Volcano
- Entrance Tickets for Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park
- The sleeping bags, tents, cooking equipment, and toilet tent
- Trekking activity at Semeru Volcano 4 days 3 nights
- Cost for parking during the trip
- Travel insurance and pre-existing medical travel immunization
- Porters for carrying your personal stuff
- Tipping & other personal costs
- All personal food except that it shows the above trekking programs
MILEAGE OF SEMERU VOLCANO
Start from Ranupane Village (2200 m) to Ranukumbala Lake (2400 m) → approx. 4 – 5 hours
From Ranukumbala Lake (2.400) to Kalimati Camping site (2700 m) → approx. 3 – 4 hours
From Kalimati Camping site to Summit of Semeru Volcano (3676 m) → approx. 5 – 6 hours
From Summit of Semeru Volcano (3676 m) to Ranukumbala Lake (2400 m) → approx. 3 and half hours
From Ranukumbala Lake (2400 m) to Ranupani Village (2200 m) → approx. 4 – 5 hours
From Ranupani Village to Mount Bromo area → approx. 2 – 3 hours
The hiking of Semeru Volcano requires a good level of fitness and ability to walk a long distance. Somebody who has mountain sickness or height phobia and also asthma are not allowed to join this tour. Individual or group departures are available upon request. We can customize any date based on request with minimum 2 persons in each group. There is two type of service to choose Deluxe or Standard Budget service.
WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING:
- Light Jacket
- Toilet paper wet and dry
- Personal medicine
- Small amount of money
- Personal hygiene items (e.g. tampons, etc)
- Light fleece / sweater
- Towel (for the 4 days)
- Spare T-shirt
- Warm hat (for evening, morning and summit)
- Tiger Balm or spray muscle (for muscle pain)
- Long pants and shorts
- Gloves and Trekking Poles
ABOUT OUR PORTER:
Our porter will carry food, tents, sleeping bags, mattresses, tarpaulins and kitchen tools are included, the porters are all very fit bring all stuff to Semeru Volcano each 20 kilos, and not include carrying your bag to the porter, When the guest are 2 people as climbers, we use 2 porters and 1 guide.
There will be extra porter if you want they carry your personal bags and the additional cost for extra porter fee is IDR 200,000 / porter/ day, resulting in pay during a hike on Semeru Volcano 4 DAYS, quotation during the hiking of Semeru Volcano to IDR 600.000 /porter. Load fit on the shoulders of porters fixes 20 kilos. Porter will follow you during the hiking of Semeru Volcano, payment is made after climbing activities and paid directly to the porter.
At the feast of victory of Idul Fitri (Sugar Ceremony), guides and porters are not working during the hiking of Semeru Volcano, because they must be doing Idul Fitri / Sugar Ceremony Praying, Turn on Night Feast, Mutual visiting relatives, Visiting The Grave. So, we can still serve the doing the hiking of Mount Rinjani on that date by giving extra bonuses to them to support this as an inducement to keep them working on Idul Fitri date (Sugar Ceremony).
ON THE OTHER BAGGAGE:
Preferably things that do not need to take it your bag to climb to Semeru Volcano like a snorkeling stuff, so all items must be in packing before the climb in the morning from your homestay. Your luggage will be stored securely in locked warehouses in homestay accordance that we provided or our luggage will be stored securely in our office, after climbing activity arriving in Mount Bromo area, your luggage will be taken back by our coordinators. Please check again your luggage before you leave Mount Bromo area, does not cost anything to your luggage is kept securely in our place. It’s the usual things we do with our clients.
Please give us detailed information of a certainty your flight and also the name of your hotel in Surabaya before or after Hiking Semeru Volcano, please advise us the full name participants to help us monitor as a visitor to Semeru Volcano. Surely, we will welcome you at the arrival gate in Surabaya Airport later and we will bring your nameplate as welcome.