Bromo Mountain volcano is still active and best known as a tourist attraction in East Java. As a tourist attraction, Bromo Mountain become attractive because of its status as the volcano is still active. Bromo Mountain is included in the area of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. The mountain is not as big as other volcanoes in Indonesia, but has spectacular scenery and dramatic. Bromo has a height of 2,329 meters above sea level it was in four areas, namely Probolinggo Regency, Pasuruan, Lumajang and Malang Regency. Mount Bromo shape mesh between valleys and canyons with the caldera or the ocean of sand covering about 10 square kilometers.
Bromo Mountain has a crater with a diameter of ± 800 meters (north-south) and ± 600 meters (east-west). While the danger area of a circle with a radius 4 km from the center of the crater of Bromo. Bromo Mountain inhabited by people tribe tengger who believe that Mount Bromo is a place where a prince sacrificing life for his family. Society here do the festival Yadnya Kasada or Kasodo a year once a with dedicate of vegetables, chicken, and money which dumped into inside crater the volcano for presented to the gods. If you forget to bring food, close to Mount Bromo restaurant is open from 3 am to 9 pm at the Village Wonokitri, Tosari Market area.
There are many simple guesthouses and hotels in the vicinity of Mount Bromo. Bromo GuestHouse is located in Ngadisari is 3 km from the slopes of the crater, or you can choose another hotel in Cemorolawang located on the slopes of the crater.
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