Night trip from Malang or Surabaya for Bromo Sunsrise, Bromo Savannah & Ijen Crater Tours with Blue Fire Ijen Tours and then back to Surabaya for 5 days trip in East Java
Our staff will pick you up from Malang or Surabaya at night time/ around at 21:00 – 23:00PM (please let us know where we have to meet you) and then we drive slowly for 3-4 hours to reach parking area in Mount Bromo with an AC vehicle tourist standard. You may stop on the way for having meals, coffee or tea at local restaurant or go to the public toilet during on the way to Mt. Bromo
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, we will escort you back to the hotel for having Breakfast. After having breakfast, we will continue our trip for about 1,5 hour driving by 4WD vehicle/ jeep to reach “the savanna/ teletubies hill” by crossing the seas sand in Tengger region which it is bordered by mountains.
After a short break & take pictures, we will go to hotel for taking a bath and enjoy your own free program at hotel till time to escort you to your hotel or accommodation in Ijen Crater area. On this date we will continue our trip to your hotel or accommodation in Ijen Crater area. On this road, we will needs around 6-7 hours driving by passing rural landscapes, small cities, rice fields, plantations & skirting the white sandy beach in Pasir Putih, Situbondo. Upon your arrival in Ijen Crater area, we will escort you to the Hotel for overnight stay
Optional program for Bromo Milky Way Tours: 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
About at 04:30 in the morning, our 4WD vehicle (jeep) will bring us to the village of Licin and then continue to the slope of Mount Ijen, passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the few remaining on the Island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees, this journey takes approximately 1 hour from the hotel by private car. Arrive at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1 until 1.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen Crater and 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 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 Mt Bromo for about 4-5hours by a private car. Upon arrival in Mt Bromo, you stay at Lava View Lodge, Cemara Indah Bromo or similar hotel where located on the rim of tengger region for enjoyable stay.
Optional program for Blue Fire Ijen Tours: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to see blue fire & sunrise at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave from the hotel around at 12:00pm (midnight) and there will be extra cost for mining worker who will lead us to see blue fire at Ijen Crater (you can pay him on the site). Please check the picture of blue fire at Ijen Crater as attached
At 3:30 am, the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to Mount Pananjakan or other place on the rim of the Tengger caldera as known as view point to see sunrise with its young volcanic including Mount Bromo and an active Mount Semeru as background. 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 mind & heart as a creation from the God
Afterward, our jeep will bring us to continue our trip to reach the parking area of 4WD vehicle (jeep) by passing the amazing view on the slope of Mt. Bromo, then from parking area you are required to cross seas sand on the slope of Mt. Bromo by horse riding or on foot (it is optional) till reach the stairs up (more than 250 stairs) at the slope of Mt Bromo which it will lead you to reach peak of Mt Bromo. After enjoy nice view in Mt. Bromo and around at 08:00, we will escort you back to the hotel for having breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into the vehicle and then transfer you out to Surabaya or Malang area and it will take about 3-4 hours driving. Upon your arrival in Surabaya, we will escort you to the hotel for overnight stayD
Optional tour program when you leave from Mount Bromo area: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Madakaripura waterfall during the way from Mt 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:
After having breakfast, you may enjoy your own free program in the area of Hotel till time to escort you to the Airport in Surabaya to catch your flight for next destination and tour package in East Java finished
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Malang or Surabaya & transfer out to back to Surabaya
~ Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip, jeep for Bromo & Savannah Tours
~ Cost for a tour with English speaking (if you would like us to arrange it for your trip)
~ Cost for 1N stay at Hotel in Ijen crater area with breakfast (if you would like us to book it for you)
~ Cost for 1N stay at Hotel in Bromo area with breakfast on (if you would like us to book it for you)
~ Cost for 1N stay at Hotel in Surabaya area with breakfast (it is included with tour price)
Price is not included:
~ 1N stay at Hotel in Bromo area with breakfast on the 1st night of the trip (you do not need to stay at the Hotel)
~ Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping & other personal expenses
~ Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for entrance tickets at Mt. Bromo, Ijen Crater as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for horse riding to cross sea sands in Bromo but you can do it on foot (it is optional)
~ Cost for optional tour program as mentioned on the tour's 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 Bromo is IDR. 227.000 per person on working days & IDR. 327.000 per person on public holidays
~ Ticket in Ijen Crater is IDR. 100.000 per person on working days & IDR. 150.000 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