Popular tour package in East Java with cheap tour price from Malang or Surabaya to Ijen Crater for Blue Fire Tours Ijen Crater and continue to Mount Bromo for Bromo Sunrise Tours and then back to Malang or Surabaya
This trip will be begun around at 16:00 – 18:00 pm from Malang or Surabaya and then drive for about 8-9 hours by a private car with AC to reach parking area in Ijen Crater by passing small cities, rice fields, plantations & beaches. On this tour, you may ask the driver to stop on the way to go to the public toilet or having meals, coffee or tea at local restaurant
Around at 01:00 or 02:00 am (midnight time), we will arrive in the parking area on the slope of Mount Ijen and from this place, we will do climbing Mount Ijen Crater for about 1,5 – 2 hours to reach peak of Mount Ijen. If the weather is good enough, you will see Milky Way on the top of Mount Ijen
From the top of Mount Ijen, you are required to descend to reach area of Crater to see Blue Fire or Blue Flame at Ijen Crater and you will be accompanied by our staff + mining worker who are expert with the paths on the Ijen Crater. The blue fire in Ijen Crater is ignited sulphuric gas, which emerges from cracks at temperatures up to 600 degrees Celsius (1,112 degrees Fahrenheit) and the flames can be up to 5 meters (16 feet) high; some of the gas condenses to liquid and is still ignited. It is the largest blue flame area in the world and local people refer to it as “Blue Fire”
After enjoy spectacular view of Blue Fire in Ijen Crater, we will ascend back to the top of Ijen Crater to see Sunrise and afterward, you will see also green lake of sulphur & mining worker activities. Resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2883 meters and enjoy best panorama of the lake of sulfate where reflects spectacular view in the surrounding walls to give the impression like doom. The sulfur mining workers go down into the crater and climb back up by passing dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders.
This is really a dangerous & hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen as one of God’s amazing creation. 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 enjoyed the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then you will descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting to escort you back to the City of Banyuwangi with stop for awhile to visit plantations (cloves, cocoa), Afterward, we will continue our trip to reach to Mount Bromo for about 5 – 6 hours driving by a private car. Upon arrival in Mt Bromo, you stay at the hotel where located on the rim of tengger region before you enjoy Sunrise and Bromo Tours on the next morning.
At dawn time (03:30 am), the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to parking area on bottom of Mt. Pananjakan and from this place, you are required to trek up Mt. Pananjakan for about 30-45 minutes on foot to reach the place to see sunrise. Mount Pananjakan is known as the view point to enjoy sunrise time in Bromo area which is located on the rim of the Tengger caldera. If it is not foggy, the sunlight when the sunrise will play light shadow which it come up from the sidelines of the mountains and it will give impression like unforgettable thing on your mind & heart as a creation from the God
Afterward, the jeep will bring us to continue our tour to reach the parking area which is located on the bottom of Mt. Bromo by passing the amazing view, such as: sea of sand which is bordered by Mountains in Tengger area, then from parking area for the jeep, you are required to cross seas sand of Mt. Bromo by horse riding or on foot (it is optional) till reach the starting point to trek up of Mt Bromo by following more than 250 stairs which it will lead you to reach peak of Mt Bromo.
After enjoy nice view in Mt. Bromo and around at 08:00, the 4WD vehicle (jeep) will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into our van then transfer out to Surabaya. We will leave Mt. Bromo around at 09:00 or 10:00 to Surabaya or Malang and it will take about 3-4 hours driving and Tour package finished
Optional tour program to see Milky Way in Mount Bromo area: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to do optional tour program for Milky Way Tours in Bromo area. This trip will be begun at midnight time from your hotel in Bromo (around at 1:30 or 02:00 am) and we will use 4WD vehicle or jeep to reach the place which is best point to see Milky Way in Mount Bromo area. If you are interested to do this trip, you are required to inform us in advance & there will be extra cost to do this optional tour program as attached
Optional program when you leave Mount Bromo: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Madakaripura waterfall during the way from Bromo to Malang or Surabaya, but for entrance tickets & local guide at Madakaripura waterfall will be your own cost. Please check the picture of Madakaripura waterfall as attached:
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Surabaya or Malang & transfer out to Surabaya or Malang
~ Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for highway, parking, jeep for Bromo Tours & Mineral water during the trip
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (if you would like us to arrange it for this trip)
~ 1 night stay in Bromo Hotel with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
Price is not included:
~ 1 night stay in Ijen Crater Hotel with breakfast (you do not need to stay at hotel)
~ Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater & Mt Bromo as mentioned on the tour program
~ Horse riding at cross seas sand of Mt Bromo but you can do it on foot (it is optional)
~ Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping & other personal cost
~ Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for optional tour program as mentioned on the tour itinerary
Entrance tickets: You are required to pay entrance tickets during your trip by yourself and please show your id card. Cost for entrance tickets are mentioned below:
~ Ticket in Ijen Crater is IDR. 100.000 per person on working days & IDR. 150.000 per person on public holidays
~ Ticket in Bromo is IDR. 227.000 per person on working days & IDR. 327.000 per person on public holidays
Additional information: Indonesian citizen will get cheaper cost for entrance ticket as a local people
What items you should bring: Comfortable shoes for trekking, warm clothes, simple mask & flashlights