The following are Optional Tours Surabaya, Malang, Mt Bromo & Surrounding (East Java) which are optional tours that you can take while you’re in Surabaya or Malang. Generally, this tour lasts between half a day to a full day. Our tour options make it easy for you to travel in East Java without having to sacrifice your vacation time in the city of Surabaya or Malang.
Surabaya Half Day City Tour (4 HRS)
The tour starts with a visit to an old harbor featuring its bustling activities and traditional schooners of Pinishi, an impressive Arabian quarter with its typical atmospheres like in Mecca or Morocco, and zoo for its exotic Komodo dragon lizards and Orang Utan.
Although this tour is of short duration, but you will be able to learn how unique Surabaya is. Behind the buildings and urban atmosphere, it turns out that Surabaya keeps the uniqueness that is difficult to find in other cities.
Surabaya Full Day City Tour (9 HRS + L)
The tour starts with a visit to a Kalimas Old Harbour featuring its bustling activities and traditional schooners of Pinishi, an exciting Arabian quarter with its typical atmospheres like in Mecca or Morocco, and Surabaya Zoo for its fascinating Komodo dragon lizards and Orang Utan.
After lunch at a local restaurant continue visiting Cigarette Museum to watch the production process of how to make a handmade “kretek” (local cigarette with a mixture of clove), Cheng-Ho Chinese Mosque, Submarine Museum, Governors Palace (photo stop) and stop at Mirota Handicraft Center
Surabaya & Sidoarjo Shopping Tour (9 HRS + L)
A tour to local and cheap shopping places in Surabaya & Sidoarjo. From Jembatan Merah Wholesale Market, ITC Wholesale Market Surabaya, Tanggulangin Leather Industry, Sidoarjo Embroidery, Sidoarjo Dried Seafood Products, and Mirota Handicrafts Center.
You might not know that Surabaya is the distribution center for Eastern Indonesia. This means that all goods that will be distributed to Eastern Indonesia originate and gather in Surabaya. In this city, you will find many items at very cheap prices. In addition, a unique embroidery craft from Sidoarjo or a good quality home industry bag will surprise you. Don’t be surprised if you find quality Italian bags here.
Midnight Mt Bromo Tour (11HRS + B)
The tour starts leaving midnight for 3 hours’ drive to Cemara Lawang village (2.300 m). Continued by a pony ride in the darkness of the early morning, giving you the feeling riding into eternity, climbing up 245 staircases to reach the impressive rim crater for a wait until beautiful sunrise come up (weather permitted). Then, return to the hotel
(Best season = April – October)
Mt Bromo Day Tour (11HRS + L)
The tour starts leaving in the morning at 07.00 for 3 hours’ drive to Cemara Lawang VILLAGE (2.300 m). After having breakfast at a local restaurant, the tour is continued & conducted through a jeep transfer, crossing the sea-of-sand, climbing 245 stairs cases to reach the rim crater of Mt. Bromo. After enjoying the lovely panorama from the peak of Mt. Bromo, then proceed to “whispering savannah” the beautiful untouched green part of Bromo where you will find yourself right in the middle of green savannah. From there, we return to Surabaya. Approximately arrived in Surabaya at 18.00.
(Best season = November – March)
Malang Tour (8 HRS + L)
A full-day tour of Malang colonial-style town. The tour covers the Hindu temple of Singosari dated 13th C, beautiful parks of Malang, delicate ceramic hand-process, Batu hill resort with stunning panoramic, and famous for apple gardens.
Optional Tours Surabaya, Malang, Mt Bromo & Surrounding (East Java) includes:
Optional Tours Surabaya, Malang, Mt Bromo & Surrounding (East Java) excludes:
Accommodation & additional meals, Personal expenses & tips/gratitudes for driver,