Bali to Ijen Crater Tour & to Surabaya or Malang 2D

Popular Ijen Crater tour package from Bali Island with best tour price to visit Ijen Crater or Kawah Ijen in Banyuwangi (in the most eastern tip of Java Island) with blue fire tour or blue flame tour and then contiune our trip to reach Surabaya or Malang in East Java as your last destination for this trip

Tour itinerary:
Day 01:Bali Island to Hotel in Ijen Crater area (East Java)

Our staff will pick you up from your hotel or airport in Bali then take you to the most western tip of Bali for about 3-4 hours driving by private car with AC to reach Gilimanuk Ferry Port in the most western tip of Bali Island, then upon arrival in Gilimanuk, we will proceed to take a ferry to cross Bali strait for about 1 hour to reach Ketapang ferry port in Banyuwangi (in the most eastern tip of Java). The trip goes through the rural landscapes of West Bali and in the afternoon, we will arrive in Banyuwangi and then, we escort you to the Hotel Ijen Crater area for overnight stay & having dinner before you enjoy Ijen Crater Trekking on the next morning.

Day 02: Ijen Crater Tours & drive to Surabaya or Malang

Around at 04:30 in the morning, our vehicle will bring us to the village of Paltuding to reach parking area which is located on the slope of Mount Ijen, passing through plantations and rainforest. This trip will take about 1-1,5 hours driving and on this place is one of the few remaining on the Island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees. Arrive at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1,5 until 2 hours you 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 which reflects spectacular view and in the surrounding walls will give the impression like unforgettable thing on your life. 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 job with dangerously condition, but the sulfur mining workers are never give up to earn money for their family life. The sulfur minning workers are one of tales which will you bring to your home and inform it to your children and family as gold experience that where in the part of this world there is dangerously job to support their family life. 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 or Malang, you will pass rural landscape, rice fields, small cities and beaches. TOUR SERVICES FINISHED

Notice: If your trip will finish at Airport in Surabaya or Malang, you are required to take a flight leaving from Surabaya or Malang after at 19:00 pm

Optional program for Blue Fire Tours or Blue Flame Tours in Ijen Crater: 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

Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Bali & transfer out to Surabaya or Malang
~ Private land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip 
~ Cost for parking, highway, mineral water & ferry from Bali to Java Island
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (if you would like us to arrange it for this trip)
~ Cost for 1 night stay in Ijen Crater area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)

Price is not included:
~ Cost for meals (lunch & dinner during the trip)
~ Cost for optional program as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for Entrance tickets at Ijen Crater as mentioned on the tour program
~ Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping & other personal expenses

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

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