SURABAYA – BROMO – IJEN – SUKAMADE – KETAPANG PORT (4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS)
TOUR CODE : S. SBOIS.04
Day I :
Our guide and driver will pick you up at Surabaya Airport. After meeting service, we will escort you to Tosari It is the closest village to Bromo Mountain and located approximately 3 hours drive from Surabaya.
Day II :
Early in the morning at 03.30 am, we will start our tour to Mt. Pananjakan (the highest viewpoint) to see the spectacular process of sunrise, also the beautiful sceney of Mt. Bromo, Mt. Batok and Mt. Semeru. After we see the process of sunrise, we continue our trip to the crater of Bromo via sea of sand. The distance from the parking area of the jeep and Bromo Crater is 800m. To reach the top of the mountain, you can walk for 30 minutes or ride the horse back. After we arrive on the slope of Bromo we should climb the stair and there are 249 steps to see the Bromo active crater. From Mt Bromo we will drive further to Cemaralawang to have breakfast and drive to Sempol, the closest village to Mount Ijen. It takes approximately 7 hours drive.
Day III :
At 5 am we start the trip to Paltuding (the entrance point). From Paltuding, we start trekking to the top of Ijen to see the crater and it will take about 1, 5 hours or more. During the trekking, we can see the activities of sulfur miners when they are carrying sulfur from the bottom of crater to bring it down to the slope of Ijen. From the top of the crater, we can see the one-kilometer-wide-acid crater. After we finish the entire program in Ijen, we drive about 6 hours to go to Sukamade by jeep. We will pass raining forest and rivers. In the evening we will go to the beach guided by local guide to see the turtle laying their eggs on the seashore. Then we will take a rest at the homestay.
Day IV :
On the last day, after we finish all programs in Sukamade, we drive to Ketapang. It takes 6 hours drive.