Join us for a 3-day adventure in East Java, where you'll see the stunning Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, watch the magical sunrise at Mt. Bromo, and explore the fascinating Ijen Crater. Get ready for breathtaking scenery, rich culture, and unforgettable moments. It's an adventure you won't want to miss in the East Java's incredible landscapes.
TYPE OF TOUR : Open for other traveler join this tour
Day 1: Surabaya/Malang - Tumpak Sewu Waterfall Adventure:
Kickstart your day early by departing from Surabaya, Malang, or your chosen location. If you're coming from Surabaya, the journey to Tumpak Sewu takes about 4 hours via the highway, or around 2 hours from Malang, depending on traffic.
Once you arrive at Tumpak Sewu, let the breathtaking waterfall and the picturesque surroundings captivate you. Begin your exploration by descending the steep trail to the base of the waterfall. Capture the beauty of Tumpak Sewu from various angles and relish the tranquil atmosphere.
Afterward, head back to Malang for the night, where you'll stay in a comfortable homestay equipped with hot water and air conditioning.
Optional: If you're in Malang and have some spare time in the evening, consider delving into the local culture. Visit a heritage village or experience the vibrant Kampong Jodipan to immerse yourself in Malang's cultural richness.
Overnight stay: Homestay in Malang ( AC and hot water )
Day 2: Surabaya - Mt Bromo Jeep Sunrise Tour - Sempol coffee plantation village
Our driver will pick you up at 01:00 in the early morning, ensuring you have everything you need for the journey. After about 3 hours, we'll reach Cemara Lawang village, near Bromo's crater rim, where we'll switch to a private Jeep for the next leg of our adventure. The Jeep will ascend Mt. Pananjakan, one of the highest viewpoints in the area (2770 m). Before sunrise, savor a cup of coffee or tea along with a local snack. Keep track of your Jeep number as there are many similar ones around.
Following the breathtaking view, the Jeep will guide us to Mount Bromo through the sea of sand. If you wish to take pictures along the way, feel free to ask the driver to make stops. Alternatively, we'll park near Luhur Poten temple, and it will be a 45-minute walk to the top of Mt. Bromo. For those who prefer a more leisurely option, horse rentals are available. Take your time, and when you're ready, the driver will be waiting to take you back to enjoy breakfast. Then, we'll continue by private car to a village near Ijen called Sempol, passing through a winding road with picturesque views. Sempol is a coffee plantation area near Ijen, and this place also boasts a natural hot spring. It's a perfect spot to relax after the long journey from Mt. Bromo.
Overnight stay: Homestay in Sempol - a coffee plantation area near a hot natural spring.
Day 3: Ijen Trekking - Ketapang Ferry Port to Bali / Back to Surabaya
Before heading to Paltuding (the trekking point), start your day with a cup of coffee or tea. Departure is at 03:00, and it takes about 1 hour to reach Paltuding, where your local guide awaits you with gas masks. The trek to the top of Mt. Ijen will take at least an hour, leading you to the breathtaking Ijen crater lake. Witness a colorful panorama while observing the hardworking sulphur miners.
After the Ijen experience, we'll visit the sulphur factory (if open) in Licin village, where sulphur is purified and packed. On our way to the harbor, we can also visit waterfalls if you wish. Finally, we'll drop you off at the Ketapang harbor, where you can catch the ferry to Bali. If your final destination is Surabaya, It is also possible.
Physical Fitness Recommendations:
This tour are generally manageable for people with average fitness levels, it's essential to be prepared for some physical exertion.
Comfortable and sturdy footwear is crucial for this tour, especially during the trekking portions.
Be aware that the high altitude of these locations may affect individuals differently, so it's advisable to acclimatize gradually if coming from lower elevations.
If you have specific health concerns or physical limitations, it's recommended to consult with your healthcare provider before joining on these tours.
Overall, being in good physical condition will enhance your enjoyment of the tours and allow you to fully appreciate the stunning natural landscapes and experiences these destinations offer.
What to bring :
- Footwear, Wear comfortable and sturdy shoes for walking on uneven terrain.
- Clothing: Lightweight, breathable clothes, and consider long sleeves and pants for sun and insect protection.
- Rain Protection: Bring a light rain jacket or poncho in case of rain
- Hat and Sunglasses:
- Swimwear (Optional):
- Insect Repellent: