Spare your time and catch a flight to Surabaya. Your specialized team will be waiting to bring you to Bromo, Ijen and Bali.

Sulphur weighing scale at the Ijen Plateau - East Java, Indonesia




Day 01

Mt. Bromo's surroundings
Tenggerese people

Day 02

Mt. Pananjakan
Sunrise over Mt. Bromo
Black Sea of Sand
Crater of Mt. Bromo
Temple Poten Luhur
Pasir Putih beach

Sulphuric hotspring
Coffee factory
Coffee plantation

Day 03

Ijen crater lake
Sulphur miners
Sulphur factory in Licin village

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 Indonesia

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