Bali Ijen Tumpak Sewu Bromo Yogyakarta Tour 6D5N

Bali Ijen Tumpak Sewu Bromo Yogyakarta Tour 6D5N

BALI – IJEN CRATER – TUMPAK SEWU WATERFALL – MOUNT BROMO – YOGYAKARTA – PRAMBANAN TEMPLE – BOROBUDUR TEMPLE (6D5N)

WHAT MAKES THIS TOUR INTERESTING?

This tour is highly recommended to travelers who start their holiday from Bali Island and are willing to explore Java Island from Bali. Java Island is completely different than Bali, it is all about adventure, seeking new experiences during the holiday, trying local food, seeing the active volcanoes, meeting local people, and learning about new cultures.

On this tour we will be visiting the must-see destinations in Java Island (East Java – Central Java) within five days, the destinations are Ijen Crater, Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, Mount Bromo, Borobudur Temple, Prambanan Temple, and Yogyakarta City.

BIG NOTE:

  1. EVERY MONDAY, BOROBUDUR TEMPLE AND SULTAN PALACE IN YOGYAKARTA ARE CLOSED
  2. EVERY FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH, IJEN CRATER IS CLOSED FOR ONE DAY

To read more about the detail of the itinerary, you can scroll down to the detail below:

TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: BALI – ACCOMMODATION IN BANYUWANGI

Bali Ijen Bromo Borobudur Temple tour will start at 10:00 AM (Local Time) and we can also start later if you want, because the first day is always flexible. Our team will pick you up at your hotel in Bali then we will drive from your hotel to Gilimanuk Ferry Port, Gilimanuk ferry port is a harbor located in the western part of Bali. It will take about 4 hours (depending on where is your hotel in Bali). Afterward, we will take the ferry for about an hour and 30 minutes to reach Ketapang Ferry Port. Ketapang ferry port is a harbor located in Banyuwangi (Ijen Crater area), Java Island. Upon arriving at Ketapang ferry port, Our Java team will escort you to your accommodation in the Banyuwangi area.

Fun Fact: Java Island is an hour behind Bali Island, so make sure you adjust you watch when it’s not automatically change by itself.

DAY 02: IJEN BLUE FIRE TOUR – ACCOMMODATION IN TUMPAK SEWU WATERFALL AREA

Pre-dawn Ijen Blue Fire Tour:

Commence your adventure at midnight as you depart from Banyuwangi town to Paltuding Base Camp (Ijen Crater), a journey lasting approximately 1.5 to 2 hours. Arriving at the base camp by 1:00 AM, complete registration and embark on a trek to the Ijen Crater. The trekking will start at 2:00 am and you need to trek 1h30m, then you can witness the enchanting blue flames around 4:30 AM, followed by the magical sunrise over the crater until at 5:30 AM. Descend back to Paltuding Base Camp by 7:00 AM and return to Banyuwangi town for a quick breakfast and then continues to the next destination which is Tumpak Sewu Waterfall.

bluefire ijen, kawah ijen
bluefire ijen, kawah ijen blue lava

Embark on the next leg of your journey at 10:00 AM, driving from Banyuwangi to the village near Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, a scenic 6 hour route. Upon arrival around 15:00, check into your accommodation and take some time to freshen up. Enjoy a leisurely strolling around the village and you can see the a lot snake fruit plantation.

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Fun Fact: This village is very new for tourism, it became famous because of the Tumpak Sewu Waterfall and the most accommodations here are basic one, so neither hotels nor resorts. Keep in mind the local conditions and remain flexible to ensure a memorable and enjoyable journey.

 So after strolling around, the sun goes down and it’s time to have dinner, we will invite you to the local place where you can taste the local delicacy, and make sure you mention to our guide that you don’t eat spicy food.

DAY 03:  TUMPAK SEWU WATERFALL TOUR – ACCOMMODATION IN BROMO AREA

Get up early, pack up, and leave your place. Now it’s time to explore Tumpak Sewu Waterfall. This waterfall has many parts, making it look like a thousand waterfalls together. Spend the morning enjoying the beautiful scenery and, if you want, take a swim in the natural pools. As the day goes on, explore the area around Tumpak Sewu and take in all its beauty. After enjoying the whole area in Tumpak Sewu, we will get back to accommodation for cleaning up and ready to drive about 5 hours to reach Mount Bromo.

DAY 04: MOUNT BROMO SUNRISE TOUR & HIKE – TRAIN STATION IN SURABAYA – ACCOMMODATION IN YOGYAKARTA AREA

Mount Bromo tour will start at 3:30 AM from your hotel, we will ride a jeep to get the best sunrise viewpoint and then the jeep will bring you to the world’s most famous viewpoints, that is Kingkong Hill, it’s located on the rim of the Tengger caldera (around 2,600m). From here, you can see the enchanting sunrise with the amazing scenery of Mount Bromo, Batok, and Semeru.

After you have enjoyed the view here, we will go back to the jeep then the jeep will continue our adventure to reach the sea of sands in the Mt. Bromo area. We will stop at the parking area then you will cross the sea of sands on foot till you reach the stairs up at the slope of Mt. Bromo which will lead you to reach the peak of Mt. Bromo. At about 9:00 AM, the jeep will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take a shower, pack, loading bags into our van, and then we will continue our trip to Surabaya Train Station for about 3-4 Hours (it depends on the traffic situation). There are two train schedules that we take normally at 16:40 and 17:26, here is the detail below:

The train that leaves at 17:26, takes about 5H7M, so you will be arriving in the Yogyakarta area at 22:33 and for the train that leaves at 16:40, you will arrive in Yogyakarta around 20:50.

Optional Tour: If you want to visit Madakaripura Waterfall before going to Surabaya Train Station, this time will be possible but you must leave the hotel in Mount Bromo around 10 am, it’s about an hour’s drive to the waterfall and for the total trip at the waterfall approximately you will need 2-3 hours, so it means, you must drive to Surabaya Train Station at 1 pm, to Surabaya you will need 3 hours (more&less). But you should remember this optional trip is excluded, so you should pay at the site to our guide for taking this trip. (only for the 17:26 train)

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Upon your arrival in Yogyakarta in the evening, our driver in Yogyakarta will pick you up and take your to our booked accommodation where you can take a rest.

DAY 05: YOGYAKARTA CITY TOUR – PRAMBANAN TEMPLE – MERAPI JEEP TOUR – ACCOMMODATION IN YOGYAKARTA AREA

Around 9 am, our driver will pick you up at the hotel where you are staying and then do the city tour, we will visit Sultan Palace, Tamansari water castle for the 1st excursion.

After lunch, we will go to Prambanan Temple, Prambanan Temple is the oldest Hindu temple in Indonesia. So, it’s so worth it to visit. We only need ± an hour to explore the amazing view and good history of Prambanan Temple. After enjoying the Prambanan Temple, we will escort to you to Kaliadem Basecamp, it takes about ± 1 hour from Prambanan Temple area to Kaliadem Basecamp. Kaliadem Basecamp is the last place before you do the “Kaliadem Lava Tour in Merapi Volcano”. Around 15:00, your jeep’s driver will escort you to Kaliadem Village; it’s a village on the slope of Mt Merapi that is totally destroyed after the last great eruption of Merapi on November 4th and 5th, 2010. The hot cloud (pyroclastic flow) hit this village.

Prambanan Temple tour, prambanan Yogyakarta
Prambanan Temple tour, prambanan Yogyakarta

This position of the Kaliadem is 1100 meters above sea level. It makes the air still relatively cool, although the tree forest was destroyed when the hot clouds hit on. When the area was opened again, hundreds of visitors have been coming until today, locals and foreigners reach the location by American Jeep and motor riding. And now, these objects can be seen at Gunung Merapi Museum.

The tour will be started at the Kaliadem Parking area, from here the jeep will be ready to take you around the volcano for 2-3 hours, such as visiting the small museum, yellow river, Kaliadem hill, and Kaliadem bunker.

At about 17:00, the driver will escort you to our normal car and then we are going to our next destination, which is Borobudur Temple area where we will stay overnight, it will take about 1H30M.

*note: the timing can be rearranged during the trip due to the situation and time.

DAY 06: ACCOMMODATION IN BOROBUDUR TEMPLE AREA – SUNRISE IN SETUMBU HILL – BOROBUDUR TEMPLE TOUR – AIRPORT IN YOGYAKARTA

At about 4:30 AM, you will be escorted by your driver and guide to Setumbu Hill where, you can see the best sunrise toward Mount Merapi and you can see the top of Borobudur Temple. The sun will rise about 5:30 am here.

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After enjoying the sunrise, we will go directly to Borobudur area for doing the tour in the temple itself, it might be crowded and we have to queue for some time, because the management of Borobudur Temple limit their visit and make this temple holier and less destructive because of mass tourism.

The tour here will take between 2-3 hours normally, afterward we will go back to the accommodation for breakfast and then transfer to Airport.

*if you still have time, we can visit a village nearby or doing village tour too, our local team will help you to purchase the village tour near the Borobudur Temple.

Important News from Borobudur Temple

There will be no sunrise tour anymore on the top of the temple and no one is allowed to visit the top of the temple as well. From now on, we can only see the BOROBUDUR TEMPLE at the bottom of the temple,  and for sunrise, we will go to Setumbu Hill.

Good news: There is a trial to climb up to the top floor but with special shoes that you will get there.

TOURS SERVICES FINISHED 

Note: Do not book a flight in the morning, its better if you can book the flight in the afternoon (for example at 2 pm or later). So, you can take enjoy the village near Borobudur Temple.

PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:

  • Pick-up service from Bali and transfer out to Yogyakarta Airport
  • 1N stay at the accommodation in the Banyuwangi area with breakfast
  • 1N stay at the accommodation in the Tumpak sewu waterfall area with breakfast
  • 1N stay at the accommodation in the Mount Bromo area with breakfast
  • 1N stay at the accommodation around the Yogyakarta area with breakfast
  • 1N stay at the accommodation around the Borobudur Temple area with breakfast
  • Land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
  • The jeep for the Mount Bromo Sunrise Tour and Kaliadem tour in the former eruption of Mount Merapi
  • Private English-speaking guide (East Java side)
  • Entrance fee in Mount Bromo, Tumpak Sewu and Ijen Crater
  • Train ticket from Surabaya to Yogyakarta (executive class)
  • Cost for highway or parking during the trip and mineral water
  • Cost for Borobudur sunrise tour, entrance tickets for Mt Merapi, and cost for Yogyakarta city tour
  • Cost for Ferry from Bali to Java Island
  • Local guide for Borobudur temple, Prambanan temple, and Yogyakarta city tour

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel Insurance
  • Bar, laundry, phone calls, the internet, tipping & other personal costs
  • Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip

For further information about the tour, please feel free to contact us directly via our Email: sofyan.adventure@gmail.com / info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!

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