On this five days journey, we are going to visit Mount Bromo for its beautiful landscape and unforgettable sunrise and the rugged plain of Baluran National Park. We also will participate in the sea turtle conservation program at Sukamade beach inside Meru Betiri National Park, and complete our journey hiking the Ijen crater to observe the eternal blue flame.
Group Size: Minimum of 2 travelers.
Tour Guide: Yes. An experienced tour guide accompanies every trip.
Accommodation: Non-star hotels
Transport: Private fully air-conditioned minibus/van/car
Inclusions: Some meals, sightseeing, and activities are included.
Departure: Anytime, subject to booking conditions.
Single supplement: Available
Day 1. Arrival – Transfer to Mt Bromo area (D)
Trip Duration: + 3 hours
Upon arrival at Surabaya airport, meeting service and then direct transfer to Bromo. En route passing Mud Volcano at Sidoarjo, which destroyed thousands of houses, terraced rice and sugar cane fields. Then check in to the hotel for overnight.
Day 2. Mt Bromo Sunrise & Penanjakan Peak Tour – Transfer to Baluran – Savannah Dusk Safari (B/L/D)
Trip Duration: 5 hours
Activity on site: 12 hours
At 3.30 in the early morning, you’ll be wake up, and the Jeep will bring you to the world’s most famous viewpoint at Mt Penanjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera. Here we will enjoy the sunrise (if we’re lucky) with its young volcanic including Mt Bromo and an active Mt Semeru in the background. Afterward, the adventure continues to an active Mt. Bromo volcano to climb up 245 steps of stairs (Horse ride is optional). Then the Jeep will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast and re-packing. Next, we continue our trip to Baluran National Park. Arriving at Banyuwangi, check-in hotel, and then in the evening, we will start Savanna Dusk Safari Tour. The excursion will bring you a unique thrill of close encounters with wildlife at dark that you only see at a distance of several hundred meters during day-light hours. Upon completion, then back to the hotel for overnight.
Lunch will be provided at the local restaurant, while dinner will be served at the hotel.
Day 3. Baluran National Park – Transfer to Sukamade Turtle Beach at Meru Betiri National Park (B/L/D)
Trip Duration: 6 hours
Activity on site: 2 hours
After breakfast at the hotel, check-out, and transfer to Sukamade with lunch en-route. Along the way, you may see endless plantation of coffee, cacao, and traditional rubber tapping. You may even travel through dense Meru Betiri National Forest, where the last Javanese tigers are still believed to roam the area. Stay overnight at simple Sukamade Guesthouse. After a simple dinner at the guesthouse, proceed to the Sukamade beach for the turtle excursion (sightings are not guaranteed). See the turtles slowly walk up ashore to lay their eggs. Then back to the guesthouse for overnight.
Lunch will be provided at the local restaurant, while dinner will be served at the guesthouse.
Day 4. Sukamade Beach at Meru Betiri National Park – Transfer to Ijen Crater area (B/L/D)
Trip Duration: 7 hours
Activity on site: 1 hour
After a simple breakfast in the morning, we have our chance to release a baby turtle into their natural habitat, which is the sea. See the baby turtle crawling and try to swim in their natural habitat for the first time. It’s a unique experience that you will not forget.
Afterward, we check-out and transfer to the Ijen Crater area for hotel check-in and overnight.
Lunch & dinner will be provided at a local restaurant/hotel.
Day 5. Ijen Crater Trekking – Transfer Out Ketapang (B)
Activity on site: 6 hours
Trip Duration: 2 hours
Early in the morning, short transfer to Paltuding Ranger Post for starting Ijen Tour, Breakfast will be arranged from the hotel (picnic style) – Ijen Crater shows a select type of volcanic feature common to Indonesia, about 1 km in diameter and 175 meters deep. The floor is covered entirely by a warm lake, milky blue-green in color, held back by a dam built many years ago by the Dutch, to keep the hot mineral, laden water from raining for the crop lands below. After finishing the unforgettable trip, transfer out to Ketapang Ferry Terminal (ferry to Bali) or back to Surabaya.
What is included in the tour package :
– 4 (four) nights accommodations twin/double share
– 4 (four) x breakfasts, 3 (three) x lunches and 4 (four) x dinners
– Tours and entrance fees for all of the sites the group attends together, as listed in the Itinerary
– Travel throughout on a private car/minivan/bus with a fully licensed driver
– Services of a professional Tourist Guide throughout the tour
– Tour production by PT Lintang Buana Wisata Nusantara
– Specified accommodations and meals for the guide and driver
– Return airport to hotel transfer
What is not included yet in the tour package :
– Airfare & airport tax
– Travel Insurance
– Personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
– Tipping or gratitudes for driver and guide