East Java Volcanoes

Mount Ijen

$972  USD per person (Double Occupancy) – East Java Volcanoes Package Tour includes:

  • Round-trip transfers between airport and hotel
  • 3 Days and 2 Night hotel stay
  • Private air – conditioned transport
  • Jeep (4WD) at Mount Bromo and horse ride
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee, toll and parking
Single Supplement $105 USD per night
Single Traveler $798 USD per night

Hotels You Stay At

Ketapang Indah HotelLava View Lodge
2-stars
About Ketapang Indah Hotel

Ketapang Indah Hotel is flanked by an expansive tropical garden, this tranquil hotel is next to a beach along Bali Sea and 350 meters from the National 3 highway.

The relaxed rooms have free Wi-Fi and flat-screens. Upgraded rooms add furnished terraces or balconies with garden or sea views, and glass-enclosed shower cabins. Cottages come with mood-enhancing lighting; suites provide living areas. Room service is on offer. Kids under the age of 5 (up to 1 per room) stay at no cost when using existing beds.

The hotel includes an open-air restaurant, an outdoor pool, a playground and safe deposit boxes. Massages are available.

3-stars

Tour Details

Day 1Day 2Day 3
Arrive at Surabaya Juanda International Airport

Arrive at Surabaya Juanda International Airport. You have to make certain your flight arrives at Surabaya Juanda International Airport in the morning. Upon arrival, our travel guide meets you and will be chauffeured to Ketapang, in your private air-conditioned vehicle. On the way there, we will visit Pasuruan Old Harbour and the Local Market. Our next stop will be Pasir Putih Beach for hand craft made from seashell, fishing boat and coral watching.  Finally we arrive in Ketapang  and overnight stay at Hotel Ketapang Indah.

About Surabaya International Airport

Surabaya Juanda International Airport is an international airport located in Sedati, Sidoarjo and one of the major airports of Indonesia. This airport is located approximately 12 kilometers (8 mile) from Surabaya and serves the Gerbangkertosusila, greater metropolitan area of Surabaya. Surabaya Juanda International Airport is operated by PT Angkasa Pura I. The airport takes its name after Djuanda Kartawidjaja, the last Prime Minister of Indonesia who had suggested development of this airport. Surabaya Juanda International Airport is one of the busiest airports in Indonesia based on the aircraft movements and passenger movements.

Ketapang – Mount Ijen  (Breakfast included)

After an early breakfast, we depart for Paltuding; ranger’s post on 4 WD jeep. This is an awesome beauty of Java’s wonder volcano; Mount Ijen. Then we walk up the Ijen plateau through the hilly landscape till up to the crater edge. The reward for your effort is a breath taking morning view of Mount Ijen. If weather is clear, you may see the great sulfur lake. After enjoying the lake and the local Sulphur mining at the lake shore, we head back down to the ranger’s post and drive on to Tosari.

We shall arrive Bromo in the early evening and check in to Lava View Cottages.

About Mount Ijen

The Ijen volcano complex is a group of stratovolcanoes in the Banyuwangi Regency of East Java, Indonesia.

It is inside a larger caldera Ijen, which is about 20 kilometers wide. The Gunung Merapi stratovolcano is the highest point of that complex. The name “Gunung Merapi” means “mountain of fire” in the Indonesian language (api being “fire”); Mount Merapi in central Java and Marapi in Sumatra have the same etymology.

West of Gunung Merapi is the Ijen volcano, which has a one-kilometer-wide turquoise-colored acidic crater lake. The lake is the site of a labor-intensive sulfur mining operation, in which sulfur-laden baskets are carried by hand from the crater floor.

Many other post-caldera cones and craters are located within the caldera or along its rim. The largest concentration of post-caldera cones run east-west across the southern side of the caldera. The active crater at Kawah Ijen has a diameter of 722 meters (2,369 ft) and a surface area of 0.41 square kilometers (0.16 sq mi). It is 200 meters (660 ft) deep and has a volume of 36 cubic hectometers.

The lake is recognized as the largest highly acidic crater lake in the world. It is also a source for the river Banyupahit, resulting in highly acidic and metal-enriched river water which has a significant detrimental effect on the downstream river ecosystem

Bromo  (Breakfast included)

After an early morning wake and coffee, we will drive to Mount Pananjakan; a viewing point for a spectacular sunrise. Afterwards, crossing the sea of sand, we drive down to Mount Bromo. From here we will ride on local ponies and ride to the foot of the Mount Bromo. Then walk up to 246 steps straight up to the rim of the mountain and experience the great view from the top.

Then we head back to your hotel for breakfast. From this point, this will be your leisure time until your time to transfer Surabaya Airport for your onward destination.

About Mount Bromo

Mount Bromo is probably one of the most famous scenic attraction in East Java of Indonesia. It is famous for its magnificent sunrise views and view of volcano crater there, which is very rare to see. That goes well for Kawah Ijen Volcano Crater.

To be awe in nature’s best combination of beauty and danger, an active volcano that can be so foreboding and desolate yet so beautiful. The view itself is almost out of this world and a powerful reason to go there!

 

Not Included in Tour Package Price :

  • Air flight cost for flight from Denpasar to Surabaya
  • Other personal expenses (Minibar, Laundry, Telephone etc.)
  • Airport departure tax
  • Drinks, gratuities and expenses of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance
  • High season surcharge
  • Tipping your travel guide and/or driver
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