DAY 1: YOGYAKARTA (BY TRAIN) – SURABAYA GUBENG TRAIN STATION – ACCOMMODATION IN MOUNT BROMO AREA
Bromo Ijen Tour from Yogyakarta will start after having breakfast around 06:00, then you must go to Tugu Train Station because the train leaves Yogyakarta around 06:45 and arrive at Surabaya Gubeng Train Station around 10:45. Afterward, our staff will meet you at Surabaya Gubeng Train Station then continue our trip to the Mount Bromo area and stop for lunch in the local restaurant, after having lunch we will drop you at your accommodation in the Mount Bromo area then you will have free leisure.
DAY 2: MOUNT BROMO TOUR – ACCOMMODATION IN BANYUWANGI AREA (IJEN CRATER)
Mount Bromo tour will start at 03:30 from your hotel and then the jeep will bring you to the world’s most famous viewpoints, 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 where it will lead you to reach the peak of Mt. Bromo. About 08:00, the 4WD vehicle (jeep) will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, pack, and loading bags into our van, and then we will continue our trip to the Hotel in the area of Ijen Crater for about 4-5 hours. In 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 late afternoon or in the early evening, we will reach your accommodation in Banyuwangi town where this town is the closest town to Ijen Crater, you will stay overnight before you enjoy Ijen Crater trekking the next morning.
DAY 5: IJEN CRATER TOUR – BALI
Ijen crater tour will start at 05:00 from your accommodation 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. To reach Paltuing, we will pass some coffee plantations, clove plantations, and rainforests. This journey takes approximately 1, 5 hours. Arriving at the parking area of Ijen Crater (1850m), From here, you need 1, 5 hours will be required to hike the slope Ijen Crater. Along the path, you will 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 which reflects the spectacular view in the surrounding walls that gives the impression of 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 a load of 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 creations. Do not forget to take pictures in this area as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth. After enjoying the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then descend the slope of Mount Ijen until the vehicle parking area where our vehicle is waiting for escorting you to the plantations. Afterward, we will be back in the town of Banyuwangi for having lunch at the local restaurant, and then we will drive to Ketapang Ferry Port and then take a ferry to reach Gilimanuk Ferry Port on the most western tip of Bali Island. Upon arrival at Gilmanuk Ferry port, you will meet our Bali Driver then he will escort you to your hotel in Bali (Ubud, Lovina, Sanur, Kuta, Jimbaran area).
TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED
If the weather is good enough and you have a good condition for trekking at night, you can take Ijen blue fire tour at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave the Hotel or Homestay around 00:30 or Midnight. Please check the picture of the blue fire at Ijen Crater on the Internet.
GILIMANUK FERRY PORT TO UBUD, KUTA, SANUR, JIMBARAN, DENPASAR AREA (±4-5 HOURS’ DRIVE), LOVINA (±2 HOURS’ DRIVE), AND PEMUTERAN (±30 MINUTES’ DRIVE)
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Yogyakarta and transfer out to your hotel in Bali
- The tickets for the train from Yogyakarta to Surabaya Gubeng Train Station
- 1N stay in the Mount Bromo area with Breakfast
- 1N stay in the Banyuwangi (Ijen Crater) area with Breakfast
- Private land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
- Private Jeep for Mount Bromo Tour
- Mineral water during the trip
- Private English speaking guide
- Cost for highway or parking during the trip
- Cost for Ferry from Java to Bali Island
- Cost for an optional tour of Blue Fire in Ijen Crater + gas mask
- Travel insurance
- Entrance tickets to Mt Bromo ( Monday – Friday IDR 230.000 and Saturday to Sunday IDR 330.000)
- Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater ( IDR 100.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 150.000 Saturday – Sunday )
- Horse riding at Mount Bromo
- Gratuity (tip) for tour guide & driver
- Bar, laundry, phone calls, the internet, & other personal costs
- Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip
For further information about the tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly at our E-mail: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!