SURABAYA – IJEN CRATER – MOUNT BROMO – MALANG CITY TOUR – SURABAYA (4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS)
DAY 1: SURABAYA – ACCOMMODATION IN IJEN CRATER AREA (BONDOWOSO TOWN)
The first day of the trip will be starting at 9 am from your hotel in the Surabaya area but if you are arriving via Surabaya airport or train station, we can adjust the pickup time based on your arrival time (but we highly recommend the morning/before midday arrival in Surabaya). After picking you up in Surabaya, we will drive from Surabaya to the Ijen Crater area (Bondowoso) for about 8/9 hours’ drive. On this route, we will pass rural landscapes, small cities, rice fields, and some small villages. About late afternoon or in the early evening, we will reach your accommodation in the Ijen Crater area (Bondowoso town.
DAY 02: IJEN CRATER TOUR – ACCOMMODATION IN THE MOUNT BROMO AREA
The Ijen crater tour will start at 00:00 AM from your hotel then our car will bring us to Paltuding. Paltuding is a parking place where we will park our car and start our trekking to Ijen Crater. The journey will take about 1,5 hours from your hotel in the Bondowoso area, so you can have short sleep before the trek. Upon your arrival in Paltuding, we will prepare and start hiking for about 1,5 – 2 hours, it depends on your fitness and stamina. When you reach the peak of Ijen Crater, we will invite you to go down to see the magical natural phenomenon of blue fire /blue flame that you can only see in Indonesia and Ethiopia. So it will be a wonderful experience for you. The blue fire can be seen only in the darkness, it’s one of the reasons why we start to hike at midnight. Around 4:30 am, we will invite you to go back to the top of Ijen Crater to watch the beautiful view of the crater lake of Ijen crater during the sunrise.
With the turquoise color of the lake and the pinkish-orange color of the sky during the sunrise, it’s definitely the perfect time to make a memorable photo here. After enjoying the view of this volcano, we will back down to get back to our hotel for having breakfast, take a shower, pack our back, and continues our trip to the Mount Bromo area about 5 hours away.
DAY 3: MOUNT BROMO TOUR – JODIPAN RAINBOW VILLAGE – ACCOMMODATION IN MALANG AREA
Mount Bromo tour will start at 3:30 AM from your hotel and then the jeep will bring you to the world’s most famous viewpoints, those are Penanjakan and Kingkong hill, it’s located on the rim of the Tengger caldera (2,700m). 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 Mount Bromo area. We will stop at the parking area then you will cross the sea of sands by riding a horse or on foot (it is optional) till reach the stairs up at the slope of Mt. Bromo which will lead you to reach the peak of Mount Bromo. About at 8:30 AM, the jeep will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, pack, loading bags into our van, and then we will continue our trip to the Hotel in Malang city for about 3 hours. On this route, we will pass some small villages in the town, and sometimes it’s traffic nearby Malang city. We will stop in the local restaurant for your lunchtime, you can try some local cuisine here. Upon your arrival in Malang town, we will take you to the most epic area that has colorful walls and it makes a beautiful scenic view of this town, we named it Jodipan Rainbow village (Kampung Warna Warni Jodipan). After enjoying the colorful village of Jodipan, we will escort you to check in at your hotel in Malang area for an enjoyable stay before taking a tour the next morning.
DAY 4: MALANG – AGRO TOURISM TOUR – COBAN RONDO WATERFALL – SINGOSARI TEMPLE – TAMAN SAFARI ZOO – TRANSFER TO SURABAYA AREA
After having breakfast at your hotel around 9:00 am, we will escort you to Batu town for enjoying the agro-tourism of Apple plantations with a nice hill view and fresh air surrounding. On this apple farm, you can eat the Appel freshly as much as you can, then you can buy some kg of apples if you wish to bring some apples to your family. After visiting the plantation, we will continue our trip to Coban Rondo Waterfall, this waterfall is a very beautiful waterfall that you just walk through the good path, it’s located on the slope of Mount Panderman which is about 32 km to the west of Malang. It is very interesting to see and visit.
The height of the waterfall is about 60 meters, and the visitor can enjoy the panorama with a peaceful impression around the waterfall. In the afternoon, we will continue our trip to Singosari Temple which it located in the Singosari sub-district 15 minutes to the north side of Malang. Singosari Temple is the most popular temple in Malang and it was one of the Singosari kingdom heritages. Afterward, we will go to Taman Safari Zoo as our last destination before heading back to the airport, hotel, or train station in the Surabaya area. In this zoo, you will see the animals very close because we will drive our car to enter the zoo, you can also feed them with some fresh veggies. After enjoying the time here, we will escort you to Surabaya city and which takes about 3-4 hours. TOUR’S FINISHED
If you are an adventurous traveler, we can recommend a Parachuting trip that can be booked when the weather is great, you can decide on this activity during the trip, so our tour guide will organize the activity for you.
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Surabaya and transfer out to Surabaya
- 1N stay at Hotel/Homestay in Mount Bromo with Breakfast
- 1N stay at Hotel/Homestay in Mount Ijen area(Bondowoso town) with Breakfast
- 1N stay at Hotel/Homestay in Malang/Batu area with Breakfast
- Private land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
- Private jeep for Mount Bromo Sunrise Tour
- Mineral water during the tour
- Private English-speaking guide for 4 days
- Cost for highway or parking during the trip
- Entrance tickets for city tour in Batu, Malang & Taman Safari Zoo
- Cost for blue-fire Ijen tour + gas mask
- All entrance fees during the trip
- Travel Insurance
- Tip (gratuity) for driver & guide (recommended)
- Horse riding at Mount Bromo
- Bar, laundry, phone calls, the internet, & other personal costs
- Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip
- Cost for Optional tour in Madakaripura waterfall & Parachuting in Malang
For further information about the tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly at our email: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!