Spare your time and catch a flight to Surabaya. Your specialized team will be waiting to bring you to Bromo, Ijen and Bali.
Mt. Bromo's surroundings
Ijen crater lake
Day 01. Yogyakarta flight to Surabaya - Cemara Lawang
A morning flight, or a flight around noon, will bring you in approximately one hour to Surabaya. Here the crew will be waiting for you. We leave immediately to Cemara Lawang, a village with beautiful views over Mt. Bromo and its surroundings. If you arrive early enough, you will have time to explore the surroundings and to get to know it's people; the Tenggerese. You can spend the night in a hotel overlooking the volcano Bromo and its landscape.
Please, check the flight availability at the website of Garuda
Day 02. Bromo sunrise tour - Ijen Plateau
You will be waken up at 03.00 o'clock in the morning and have a cup of coffee or tea before you depart to Mt. Pananjakan. This mountain is the highest viewpoint in the area. Sunrises can be marvelous. Whether you are able to see the sunrise depends on the weather conditions. After sunrise, you will descend to the black Sea of Sand. Take your time, get out of the car, feel the volcano. The car can get really close to the volcano. You will only have to walk for about 45 minutes to the crater rim to see the huge whole from which the volcano spits every 5 year at least some ashes into the air.
Once back at the car, you can have breakfast in your hotel. After that you continue your trip and arrive in around 4 hours at Pasir Putih Beach. This is a nice area to have lunch (not included) at a beach side restaurant. After lunch it is another 3 hours drive before you arrive at the Ijen Plateau. Here you will spend the night. If you wish to spend the night in the high class hotel Ijen Resort and Villas, we will drive via Banyuwangi. Depending on the time of arrival, you can explore the surroundings or spend some leisure time in the hotel.
Day 03. Ijen trekking - Ketapang/Bali
At 05.00 o'clock in the morning you can have breakfast with coffee or tea. Then you depart to Paltuding. Paltuding is the point from where you start your walk to Ijen's crater. It takes about an hour to an hour and a half to trek the 3 kilometers to the top. Once at the edge of the crater you enjoy a scenic panorama. Besides, you can see a lot of sulphur miners with a load of around 80 kilograms on their shoulders. They walk several times up and down the rim to collect sulphur, before they descend to the sulphur weighing area near the parking lot. After you enjoyed the Ijen crater lake, there is still time to visit the sulphur factory where sulphur is purified and packed. Hereafter we drive you to the harbor to catch the ferry to Bali. But, if you wish, we can also drop you somewhere in Bali.
Estimated time of arrival in Ketapang (ferry): around 12.00 noon
Estimated time of arrival in Bali around 17.00
Price per person in IDR for the tour Yogyakarta - Surabaya - Bromo - Ijen - Ketapang - 3D / 2N
These prices are valid for the year 2016. We don't organize tours at the end of the Muslim fasting month (Hari Raya) and during new years eve, because of traffic jams.
Table 1. Price per person in IDR
Hotels Cemara Lawang:
Cafe Lava/Bromo Permai
Cafe Lava/Bromo Permai
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Note 1: Low season discount: January 10th until the end of March, 10% - High season sur-charge: July and August, 10%
Note 2: If you wish, we can drop you somewhere in Bali - not included in the price
Price includes: flight from Yogyakarta to Surabaya, private car and 4WD including gasoline and park fees, friendly driver who speaks a little bit English (and guide if more than 4 people), 2 nights accommodation in a twin/double bedroom, tours and entrance fees to all objects as listed in the itinerary, ferry to Bali, meals: 3x breakfast, mineral water and seasonal fruit
Price does not include: travel insurance, personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
Tipping our driver and guide will be appreciated