Bromo Savannah - Bangsring Beach & Ijen Tours 5D
Best East Java Tour Package for 5 days trip from Malang or Surabaya to get best holiday for Bromo Sunrise Tours, Bromo Savannah Tours, Menjangan Island Snorkeling Tours, Tabuhan Island Beach Tours, Bangsring Beach Tours and continue for Blue Fire Ijen Tours then drive back to Surabaya
Day 01: Drive from Surabaya or Malang to Hotel in Mount Bromo
Our staff will pick you up from train’s station, airport or hotel in Malang or Surabaya (please let us know where we have to meet you), then drive to Mount Bromo area with an AC vehicle tourist standard for about 3-4 hours. Upon your arrival in Mt. Bromo area, you will stay at the hotel which is located in the Bromo National Park area before you enjoy sunrise view & Bromo Tours on the next morning
Day 02: Bromo Surise & Savannah Tours - drive to Ijen Crater Hotel
At 3:30 am, the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to Mount Pananjakan 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 07:00, we will continue our trip for about 1 hour to reach the savanna and “teletubies” hill in the seas sand of Tengger which is bordered by mountains. After a short break & take pictures, we will escort you back to the hotel for having breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into the vehicle and we will escort you to reach to the Hotel in Ijen Crater area of Banyuwangi for about 5-6 hours driving by passing small town, villages, plantations & beaches. Upon your arrival Ijen Crater area of Banyuwangi, we will escort you to the Hotel for overnight stay before you continue our trip on the next morning
Optional program for Bromo Milky Way Tours: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to do optional tour program for Bromo Milky Way Tours in Mount 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 want to photograph the Milky Way, the first thing you’ll need to know is how to find it. In this article & in order you can find the Milky Way’s galactic plane and more specifically with the bright galactic center, you are required to use either Smartphone apps or by memorizing important constellations. So, with this way, hoping you’ll be able to find the Milky Way with or without the use of technology.
The Milky Way moves across the sky throughout the course of the night and the position of the Milky Way will differ depending on the time of year. The best times to observe the bright galactic center of the Milky Way, in Mount Bromo area, tends to be from about mid-March through mid-October, the “Milky Way Season”. Technically, you can see some part of the Milky Way at any time of the year, but when shooting in the time period from September through April, you’ll be limited to the dimmer parts of the night sky as the Sun obscures the center of bright galactic. If you are interested to do optional program for Bromo Milky Way Tours, you are required to inform us in advance & pay extra cost as mentioned on the attachment
Optional tour program when you leave from Bromo: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to do optional tour program during the way from Mount Bromo to your hotel in Ijen Crater area of Banyuwangi as mentioned bellow:
Madakaripura Waterfall Tour: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Madakaripura waterfall during the way from Malang or Surabaya to your hotel in Bromo area but required to inform us in advance in order we can arrange everything to do to do this optional tour program & pay extra cost for transportation, entrance ticket and a local tour guide. If you are interested to do optional program for Madakaripura Waterfall Tours, you are required to inform us in advance & pay extra cost as mentioned on the attachment
Day 03: Menjangan Snorkeling – Tabuhan Island & Bangsring Beach Tours
After having early breakfast and around at 07:00 am, we will drive for about 30 minutes to reach the place of boats which will bring us to enjoy snorkeling tours as follow:
7:30 am : ride boat with buoy tied (it is not allowed to ride boat without buoy) towards The Menjangan Island
8:10 am : arrive in Menjangan Island and enjoy snorkeling activities at the spots, such as: Spot 1: Ganesha, Sandyslope And coral gardens - Spot 2: Post 1, Mangrove & Eel Garden. Menjangan Island is a small island, located 5 miles to the north-west of Bali Island and is part of the Indonesian archipelago. "Menjangan" in Indonesian means "Deer". The name was given by the local population observing wild deer herds swimming to the island every spring and covering a distance of approx 1.2 miles. Even though the island is a significant part of Bali Barat National Park, it is assigned to the Javanese administrative district and falls under its jurisdiction. The closest big cities are: Singaraja, located in the north of Bali and Banyuwangi, located on the eastern coast of Java. The closest settlement is Sumberkima village. Menjangan Island has incredibly good coral. Lots of small thinks like Nudibranch and Frog Fish, The coral was quite surprising in its quality. The Walls were great opportunities to see these things. Menjangan Island is known as one of best places for snorkeling & diving activities
12:00 pm : having lunch which will be served in the box & take a break will be at the Post 1 of Menjangan Island
13:00 pm : continue to ride boat to Tabuhan Island
13:30 pm : arrive in Tabuhan Island for extra snorkeling activities in Tabuhan Island and exploring this remote place
Tabuhan Island is situated 20 km from Banyuwangi city it is at the village of Bangsring, Wongsorejo. Tabuhan Island covers an area of about 5 ha. There are spectacular view marine gardens. The coral reefs are homes for myriad of shellfish, sponges, crayfish and marine plants. It is good for scuba diving as the water is very clear.
Tabuhan Island is the fantastic island that composed and surrounded by white sand. Coral seems to blossom into garden with an amazing variety of forms and colors. Growing coral from reef acts as homes for whole communities of marine life such as; thousand of beautiful marine view, aquarium fish species (Amphiprion the Dacyllus, the red coloured Labrida and the Gorisygula), shellfish, sponges, crayfish and marine plants. The visitors can do some activities whether snorkeling or deep diving with breathing equipment exploring a reef and marine life in the spectacular drop offs are also an excellent under water visibility or sun bathing, an unforgettable experience. Pulau Tabuhan is 23 km away from Banyuwangi with about 4 square hectares.
14:30 pm : Continue to ride boat to reach The Bangsring floating house (Bangsring under water), snorkeling & swimming with kind of fishes
Bangsring beach to reach The Bangsring Under Water (Bunder) in Krajan, Bangsring Village, District Wongsorejo which is about 27 kilometers from the city of Banyuwangi. On this place, the tourist is not only treated to views of the marine tourism such as coral reefs on the ocean floor, but visitors can see the child-sized black shark fin about 30-50 cm already tamed. Dozens of children sharks were kept in cages next to the house buoyancy provided by the tour organizer Bangsring Beach. Even visitors can also stop at the house floating, snorkeling (scuba surface), diving, together with children’s pool shark and feed wild marine fish in the Strait of Bali. Around in the late afternoon (around at 16:00 pm, we will escort you back to the place of boat parking and drive back to your hotel in Banyuwangi or Ijen Crater area for overnight stay before you enjoy Ijen Crater hiking tours on the next morning
Day 04: Ijen Crater Tours & drive back to Surabaya
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 stop for awhile for visiting plantations (cloves, cocoa), and then continue our trip to escort you back to Surabaya or Malang for about 8-9 hours driving by a private car. On the road to reach Surabaya, you will pass rural landscape, rice fields, small cities and beaches. Upon your arrival in Surabaya, we will escort you to the Hotel for overnight stay
Optional program for Blue Flame or Blue Fire Ijen Tour: When you arrived in the hotel of Ijen Crater area & If the weather is good enough in the evening time, you will have a chance to enjoy blue flame ijen tour or blue fire Ijen tour which is combined with Ijen sunrise tour on the peak of Mount Ijen (gunung ijen), but you are required to leave from the hotel around at 12:00 pm (midnight)
Kawah Ijen or Ijen Crater is the only crater in Indonesia which has a natural phenomenon "blue fire". In the world, there are only two places that have the blue fire. The blue fire or blue flame tour become the highlight and known well by visitor as a main tourism attraction in Ijen Crater, beside the spectacular view of the green lake of the sulfur as one of the best creations of the God. Many visitors prepare for this trip at night time to enjoy this famous of blue fire ijen tour. If you are interested to do optional program for Blue Fire Ijen Tours, you are required to inform us in advance & pay extra cost as mentioned on the attachment
Optional tour program in Banyuwangi: Before you leave from Banyuwangi to Surabaya, you can choose one of optional programs as mentioned bellow:
Kaliklatak Agro Tourism: Kaliklatak is the pioneer of agro tourism in Banyuwangi even in Indonesia; this plantation has been established since long. The first owner is a Dutch company Mij Moorman & Co., but in 1957 this estate changed hands to R. Soehoed Prawiroatmodjo, a local businessman and specially engaged in coffee plants, rubber and cacao. He improved Kaliklatak plantations with other plants like pepper, cloves, nutmeg, vanilla, cinnamon, keningar, eucalyptus, coconut and fruits such as bananas and citrus.
One attraction is the presence of agro-tourism demonstration in Kaliklatak is to see the coffee processing from planting, maintenance; harvesting and processing become real coffee beans. Similarly, starting with the rubber crop management by processing the sap up into the manufacture of other rubber products all can be observed by visitors. Kaliklatak plantation has an area about 1.013 ha; situated at an altitude of 450m above sea level makes the weather here is very cool. When visitors climb up to the highest place (Hargosonyo) they will enjoy a beautiful view of the city of Banyuwangi, Bali Strait, Blambangan Peninsula and Bali Island
Jagir Mini Niagara Waterfall Tours: Jagir waterfall is located in Kampung Anyar Village, Banyuwangi East Java. It is only 45 minutes till 1 hour drives from the parking area in Ijen Crater (Paltuding Camp) & after driving for about 1 – 1.5 hours, you have to walk only 10 minutes from the parking area through the path that will lead you there. Jagir waterfall also knows as Twin Waterfall, because in this area you will see there are two waterfalls that have the same form. It is about 25 m high. The water is coming out from the ground that means it is very clean and fresh. It has a natural swimming pool where you might swim while enjoying the waterfalls and surrounding.
Banyuwangi sightseeing tour: Banyuwangi is located at the end of the line of Java, a pleasant enough small town. Most travelers only pass Banyuwangi toward Bali, so there is no reason to stay here for longer time. The city has many attractions, but visiting some of city landmark could be a good way to spend time. Visiting several of city landmarks could be doable for spending your time in Banyuwangi, such traditional harbor of Boom beach, traditional market for shopaholic & small museum with it's local collections will give an idea how Banyuwangi was at the past
Time table for Banyuwangi Sightseeing trip
07 - 08 am: - Leave from parking area in Ijen Crater & visit interesting places in Banyuwangi, such as: Production of traditional clothes of Batik Gajah Oling, Local museum of Banyuwangi, Traditional market and harbor, City hall of Banyuwangi, Chinese temple of Kongco Ho Tong Bio, Shopping program & continue to the your next destination
Note: If you are interested to do optional tour program in Banyuwangi, you are required to choose one of oPtional programs as mentioned above & inform us in advance. For further information of optional tour program in Banyuwangi with extra cost, please kindly to check it detail as mentioned on the attachment
Day 05: Surabaya Hotel to Surabaya Airport
After having breakfast at the hotel, you can spend your time in Hotel area till time to escort you to Surabaya Airport to catch your flight for next destination and Bromo Ijen tour package in East Java finished
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Malang or Surabaya & transfer out back to Surabaya
~ Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Mineral water, highway & parking fee during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for jeep (4WD vehicle for Bromo Sunrise & Bromo Savannah Tour Program)
~ Cost for a private boat (a traditional boat) with snorkeling equipments & lunch will be served in the box
~ Cost for documentation with camera (drone and underwater camera) for snorkeling activities
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (if you would like us to arrange it for this trip)
~ 1 night stay in Bromo area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ 2 night stay in Ijen Crater / Banyuwangi area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ 1 night stay in Surabaya area with breakfast (cost for hotel in Surabaya area is included with tour price)
Price is not included:
~ Entrance tickets in Bromo, Menjangan Island & Ijen Crater as mentioned on the tour program
~ 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 Bromo is IDR. 227.000 / person on working days & IDR. 327.000 / person on public holidays
~ Ticket in Menjangan Island is IDR. 275.000 / person on working days & IDR. 375.000 / person on public holidays
~ Ticket in Ijen Crater is IDR. 100.000 / person on working days & IDR. 150.000 / 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 & flashlights