Ijen Crater Tour, Kawah Ijen Tour, Bluefire ijen

Mount Bromo and Ijen Crater are the most famous volcanoes to visit on Java Island. Every year more than 500 visitors from abroad visit these volcanoes. And some travelers prefer to take a transport service that excludes a guide instead of the full package tour. The tour package will include only the driver, car, gasoline, and parking fee.



Day 1: Pick up service from Surabaya – Hotel in the Mount Bromo area

Mount Bromo and Ijen Crater’s tour will start around 10:00 am, the meeting point is in the Surabaya area. Our driver will pick you up at the hotel, train station, or airport. And then, we will drive from Surabaya to the Mount Bromo area for about 3-4 hours. Upon your arrival in the Mt Bromo area, we will escort you to the hotel in Mt. Bromo area for an enjoyable stay before you do a tour in Mount Bromo

 If you can start in the morning & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Madakaripura Waterfall on the way from Surabaya to your hotel in the Mt. Bromo area.
Please check the picture of Madakaripura waterfall on the Internet
Note: It also depends on all the passengers, we will consider how many people will go or not (voting)

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Day 2: Mount Bromo Tour – Hotel in the Banyuwangi area

The Mount Bromo tour will be started around 3.30 AM (when you come to Mount Bromo on the weekend, we have to start the tour earlier), the jeep will bring you to the most famous viewpoint in Mount Bromo area. That is Penanjakan hill, from the hill we can see the best sunrise in East Java with mountains and volcanoes as a background. Afterward, the jeep will continue your trip 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 reaching the stairs at the slope of Mount Bromo which will lead you to reach the peak of Mt. Bromo. After enjoying the volcanic activity on the top of Mount Bromo, you have to go back to your jeep then the jeep will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, pack up, loading bags into our car afterward we will continue our trip to your Hotel in Banyuwangi area for about 5-6 hours. On this route, we will pass rural landscapes, small cities, rice fields, plantations, and beaches. Lunch will be served on the way to the local restaurant.

About in the late afternoon or early evening, we will be reaching your hotel in the Ijen Crater area which is only an hour away from Ijen Crater. You will be staying overnight here before you do Ijen Crater trekking the next morning.

Day 3: Ijen Crater Tour (blue fire tour) – Hotel in the Bali area

Ijen crater tour will start at 4:00 AM, our car will bring us to the Paltuding area by passing through the plantations and rainforest. Paltuding is a parking area with an altitude of about 1850 m. This journey takes approximately an hour from the hotel. Arriving at the Paltuding area, 1.5 hours will be required to hike Ijen Crater (2386m). Along the way to the top of the Ijen crater, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air and birds singing. Upon your arrival on the peak of Ijen Crater with an altitude of about 2385 m. You will be amazed at the enchanting panorama of Ijen Crater; it has a lake of acid water where the water changes to be turquoise color. The view will be so picturesque when you take a photo from above the crater. Besides the view, you will see the sulfur miners who go down into the crater to take the yellow sulfur rock and climb back up by passing a dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with a load of as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. Make sure, you will give something to the sulfur miners/ workers after you take a portrait of them.

This is really a dangerous and hard job. After enjoying the enchanting scenery at Crater of Ijen Crater then we will go down to the parking area where our car is waiting for escorting you to the plantations (coffee and clove) before the town of Banyuwangi. Afterward, we will be back to the town of Banyuwangi for going back to Hotel and take our bags then we will drive to Ketapang Ferry Port and then take a ferry to reach Gilimanuk Ferry Port at the western tip of Bali Island.


If the weather is good enough and you still have good conditions for trekking at night, you will have the chance to do Ijen Blue Fire tour in Ijen Crater, but you are required to leave from the Homestay around 00:30 AM or Midnight.  Please check the picture of the blue fire at Ijen Crater on the Internet. 

Price is in IDR and includes:

  • Pick up service from Surabaya & transfer out to Ketapang ferry port
  • Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip
  • Mineral water & Local guide in Ijen Crater
  • The jeep for the Bromo sunrise tour
  • Cost for parking during the trip

Price excludes:

  • Travel Insurance
  • Entrance tickets in Mt Bromo ( IDR 230.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 330.000 Saturday – Sunday )
  • Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater ( IDR 100.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 150.000 Saturday – Sunday )
  • 1 Night stay in the Mount Bromo & Ijen Crater area
  • Bar, laundry, phone calls, and the internet
  • Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip
  • Tipping & other personal costs

For further information about the 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!

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