On this seven days journey, Lintang Buana Tours are going to visit Seloliman village on the slopes of the sacred Mt Penanggungan, then to Malang, where we will camp at the remote Sempu island. We also will spend a night at Mt Bromo to admire its beautiful sunrise, exploring the dense forest of Alas Purwo and try to participate in the sea turtle conservation program at Sukamade beach inside Meru Betiri National Park.
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 Seloliman Nature Reserve (D)
Trip Duration: 2 hours
Upon arrival at Surabaya Airport by morning flight, meet & greet by our guide, proceed transfer to Seloliman village on the slopes of the sacred Penanggungan volcano.
We will stay overnight at PPLH Seloliman Environmental Education Centre with delicious dinner provided by their staff.
The Centre’s accommodation is atmospheric, with open-air bathrooms built in harmony with the surrounding forest, a beautiful spot to appreciate nature – sit outside at night under the stars, taking in the peacefulness of the surrounding mountain scenery.
Dinner will be provided at your hotel.
Day 2. Seloliman Nature Reserve – Transfer to Malang (B/L/D)
Activity on site: 5 hours | Trip Duration: 1,5 hours
After breakfast, we will meet volunteers who are working at the PPLH Seloliman Environmental Education Centre to learn and hear about their environmental program as well as visiting a historical place of Jolotundo Temple and its spring nearby. After finishing your session proceeds, transfer to Malang for check-in and overnight.
Lunch & dinner will be provided at a local restaurant.
Day 3. Malang – Sendang Biru Beach – Sempu Island (B/L/D)
Activity on site: 5 hours | Trip Duration: 3 hours
After breakfast at hotel, check-out and transfer Sendang Biru Beach, located on the southern edge of Malang Regency. Once we reach Sendang Biru, have lunch at a local restaurant before we are crossing the strait to Sempu Island. Upon arrival at Sempu Island, continue by jungle walk to Segoro Anakan, which is a beautiful Lagoon separated by a high rock from the Indian Ocean. We will overnight at the tent with sea wave hit the beach rock as a back sound and sparkling stars as our roof.
Tonight’s dinner will be served in the Seafood barbeque style.
Day 4. Sempu Island – Sendang Biru Beach – Transfer to Mt Bromo area (B/L/D)
Activity on site: 6 hours | Trip Duration: 5,5 hours
Early morning we can go to the southern mountainside to enjoy the beautiful sunrise, and we can swim in the lagoon (simple breakfast served in Sempu). Around midday transfer back across to Sendang Biru by boat, then proceed transfer to Mt Bromo area for check-in & overnight.
Lunch & dinner will be provided at a local restaurant.
Day 5. Mt Bromo Sunrise & Penanjakan Peak Tour – Transfer to Alas Purwo area (B/L/D)
Activity on Site: 8 hours | Trip Duration: 5 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 transfer to Banyuwangi for check-in hotel and overnight. Lunch will be provided at a local restaurant while dinner will be served at the hotel/local restaurant.
Day 6. The Savannah of Sadengan – Istana Cave – Sukamade Turtle Beach (B/L/D)
Activity on site: 6 hours | Trip Duration: 7 hours
After breakfast at hotel, check-out, then we will discover to Sadengan, which is the feeding ground for wild animals in the area of Alas Purwo National Park. You can see wild animals such as wild bull, barking deer, wild pig, peacock, jungle fowl, and many kinds of birds. After completion, we will continue to Pancur, from which you supposed to take 2 km walk through some good forest to Istana cave. This cave is usually used for meditation.
From there we will go 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.
Dinner will be served at the guesthouse.
Day 7. Sukamade – Transfer out to Ketapang (B/L)
Activity on site: 1 hour | Trip Duration: 5,5 hours
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 out you to Ketapang Ferry Terminal.
What is included in the tour package :
– 6 (six) nights accommodations twin/double share
– 6 (six) x breakfasts, 6 (six) x lunches and 6 (six) 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