Climb Mt. Semeru & Mt. Bromo - 5 days / 4 nights
In a few days you can climb the highest mountain of Java; the Semeru with a height of 3676 m, and visit the awesome area of Bromo; the ancient caldera with the Sea of Sand and savanna.
Last updated: 19 May 2017
Day 1: Surabaya – Malang
You will be picked up either at Surabaya's International Airport Juanda or at your hotel in Surabaya. Together we drive to Malang where you are free to do as you please during the rest of the day.
Day 2: Malang – Ranu Pani village – Kumbolo lake – Kalimati camp
Early morning a Jeep will bring you in 3 hours to the village Ranu Pani. Just after breakfast your hike will start through the tropical rain forest of Mt. Semeru to lake Ranu Kumbolo. It will take maybe 3 to 4 hours. Here you will have a break and lunch. After lunch it is another 3 to 4 hours to Kalimati camp. Upon arrival the team of guide and porters will prepare your dinner while you relax and enjoy the surroundings.
Day 3: Summit Mt. Semeru – lake Ranu Kumbolo
Early morning... wake up! You climb to the summit of Mt. Semeru at a height of 3676 m. It is just a 2,5 hours walk, but heavy. You can watch the sunrise if you arrive early. Take your pictures, have a rest and just enjoy. Before you know it, you are back in your base camp for breakfast. After breakfast you will have to trek back to Kumbolo lake. Here you will spend another night, and you might appreciate the beauty of the surroundings.
Day 4: Kumbolo lake – Ranu Pane village – Cemara Lawang village
In the morning and after breakfast, you return to Ranu Pane village. It will only take 2 to 3 hours to arrive. Just after lunch a Jeep or truck will bring you to Cemara Lawang, a village overlooking the area of Mt. Bromo. To reach the village you will cross the savanna and black volcanic ashen Sea of Sand in the ancient caldera. The caldera has a width of 10 km. Impressively border by towering cliffs.
Day 5: Cemara Lawang – Bromo sunrise tour – Malang
At 03:30 you will be heading to mount Pananjakan, one of the highest viewpoints north of mount Bromo. It is a 40 min drive by Jeep.
Wait for the sun to rise. As you are close to the equator the process is rather fast. The endless area is opening up, giving away its secrets. Weather conditions order the colors and the views.
Drive with your Jeep through the black volcanic Sea of Sand to get near mount Bromo. The Jeep parks near mount Bromo. Hike in 45 min to the top of this active volcano.
When back at the Jeep, you will return to your hotel in Cemara Lawang to have breakfast.
Have a shower, pack your bags and check out. You will return to Malang.
Price: Climbing mount Semeru and hiking mount Bromo
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♠ Travel insurance
♠ Additional meals and drinks
♠ Personal expenses
What to bring:
♣ Windbreaker / jacket, rain coat, sweater, gloves, earmuffs
♣ Sun block, sun glasses
♣ Personal medicines, toiletries
♣ Insect repellent