Day 01: BALI TO BANYUWANGI/IJEN CRATER
Our staff will pick you up from your hotel in Bali (Sanur, Ubud or Kuta area) or from airport in Bali then take you to the most western tip of Bali for about 3 hours by private car with AC to reach Gilimanuk Ferry Port then proceed to take a ferry to cross Bali strait for about 1 hour to reach Ketapang ferry port in Banyuwangi (in eastern tip of Java). The trip goes through the rural landscapes of West Bali and lunch will be served at local restaurant on the way. At noon, We will arrive in Banyuwangi then drive up to Hotel for stay overnight at Ketapang Indah Hotel (Resort) or Watudodol Cottages or Arabica Home Stay or Ijen Resort and having dinner.
Day 02: BANYUWANGI HOTEL - IJEN CRATER TOURS - MOUNT BROMO HOTEL
Around at 5 am with a breakfast box from the hotel and then we'll go to the village (LICIN) then continue to slope of Mount Ijen, We go through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the remaining rainforest on the island of Java with giant ferns and big trees. Arriving at the parking area in the region of Mount Ijen, about an hour and a half to two hours needed to reach the top of the crater with a shaded path along with stunning views. We will rest at the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2883 meters and take pictures of scenery green lake sulfate and sulfur mine workers who went down into the crater and climb back along the edge with a dangerous path with up to 80 kg load on their shoulders. After that we will down the slope of Mount Ijen and arrived at the parking area where the vehicle was waiting to bring us return to the city of Banyuwangi for lunch at local restaurant . Then we will proceed to the region of Mount Bromo and will take about 4-5 hours. Upon arrival in the region of Mount Bromo, you will be staying at Cemara Indah Hotel or Lava View Lodge or similar and having dinner. (B)
If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to see blue fire 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).
Day 03: BROMO HOTEL - BROMO TOURS - SURABAYA
At 04:00am, The 4WD (JEEP) will take us to Mount Pananjakan where we'll go to the best location to enjoy the sunrise. Mount Pananjakan is one of the best place in the edge of the Tengger caldera to see sunrise. Afterward, the jeep will take us to the slopes of Mount Bromo by crossing the ocean of sand and then you will climb the slopes of Mount Bromo by following the stairs up leading to the peak of Mount Bromo. Around at 08: 00am, the jeep will bring you back to the hotel for having breakfast, shower, loading bags to the car and then you will be escorted back to Surabaya. We will leave Mount Bromo around 10:00am and will take about 3-4hours. / Depending on the traffic situation. (B)
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