Batu and mount Bromo - 2 days / 1 night

semeru-trekking-1aA route without long distances. You avoid long hours in the car - though a comfortable one. Batu offers a large variety of attraction. From local small scaled - tofu factory - till amusement parks such as the zoo and newly set up museums. Icon mount Bromo is always showy. Grey, greyish-grey, dark grey. An active volcano. Ever changing scenery.....

Last updated: 25 April  2019

  Sunrise at Mt. Bromo - East Java, Indonesia
  Nature at Mt. Bromo - East Java, Indonesia

Day 1: Explore Batu, the refreshing village in the hills

Pick up in Malang, anywhere you like. It will take approximately 1 hour to reach Batu. The refreshing city in the hills. Batu is situated at an altitude of 700 to 1000 m. You have plenty of time to enjoy all Batu's possibilities.

Discovery ideas: Rondo waterfall, flower village, apple orchards, Batu secret zoo (Jawa Timur Park II), tofu factory, rafting, alun-alun, East Javanese cuisine, shopping, museum Angkut, Eco Green Park, Jawa Timur Park I, the Bagong; adventure human body, Predator fun park, Jawa Timur Park III (Dinosaurs), Sumber Pitu waterfalls
Hotel: Hotel Kartika Wijaya in Batu
Meals: none


Day 2: See the sunrise over mount Bromo and the ancient caldera

You car is waiting for you. Midnight. Early pick up.
You will be heading to Cemara Lawang village. It will take about 3 to 3.5 hours.
Your 4wd Jeep is waiting for you in Cemara Lawang village. The Jeep will need about 40 minutes to reach Pananjakan.
Time for a coffee break. It is cold at the top, between 0 and 10 degrees Celsius. Have a warming cup of coffee or tea to get used to the temperature. For the food lovers a local snack is recommended.
Then walk slowly to the viewpoint itself. Choose your mark. On clear nights stars are amazingly bright. Wait for the sunrise, slowly giving away the panorama.
After sunrise, you will warm up. Meet with your Jeep-driver and head to mount Bromo. Cross the surprisingly black sea of sand. Park near Luhur Poten temple. A sandy walk up hill directs to the crater rim of icon Bromo.
After you tackled this amazingly world, you will have breakfast at Cafe Lava Hotel. Then, drop off Surabaya.

Discovery ideas: Madakaripura Waterfalls - when time is sufficient (e.g. you don't have to catch a plain or train)
Meals: breakfast

Time table

08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 18:00
00:00 - 03:30
03:30 - 04:10
04:10 - 04:30
04:30 - 04:35
04:35 - 06:00
06:00 - 06:15
06:15 - 06:45
06:45 - 09:15
09:15 - 09:30
09:30 - 10:30
10:30 - 14:00
Drive to Batu
Discover Batu
Drive to Cemara Lawang
Drive to mount Penanjakan
Coffee break
Walk to the viewpoint 
Bromo sunrise
Return to Jeep
Cross the Sand Sea
Discover mount Bromo
Return to Cemara Lawang
Drive to Surabaya
Private car
Private car
Private car
4wd Jeep
On foot
On foot
4wd Jeep
On foot
4wd Jeep
Private car

1. Time is by estimation. If you prefer to spend more time at a certain place, everything is possible

Price Batu & Bromo tour // 2 days & 1 night

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Price includes:
♠ Private transport with air conditioning
♠ 4wd Jeep for the Bromo sunrise tour
♠ Fuel, toll and parking
♠ Meals: 1x breakfast
♠ Coffee break Pananjakan
♠ Daily mineral water
♠ Entrance fee to Bromo-Tengger-Semeru NP
♠ Pick up and drop off


Price excludes:
♠ Travel insurance
♠ Personal expenses
♠ Optional tours
♠ Horseback riding
♠ All lunches and dinners