Bali - Ijen trekking (Java) - Snorkeling pemuteran - Bali drop - 3 days / 2 nights

snorkeling-pemuteran-1Start in Bali and visit Ijen; the most acidic lake on earth with its astonishing green-blueish color. The yellow orange sulfur is harvested by the miners. This in combination with snorkeling in Pemuteran.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2019

  Ijen crater lake - East Java, Indonesia
  Activities at the Ijen Plateau and coffee plantation - East Java, Indonesia

Day 1: Bali - Gilimanuk Ferry port to Java  - Licin Village Ijen area

We will pick you up at Bali at 08:00 in the morning. You will be heading straight to Gilimanuk. In Gilimanuk you take the ferry to Ketapang in Java. It will be around lunch when you arrive in Ketapang. After a nice lunch (not included) you continue to the Ijen Plateau, where you will spend the night in a fantastic hotel Grand harvest Licin - Sawah view . You have time to explore the surroundings (waterfall, the plantation itself) and visit the coffee factory ( depend on process season ) .

Day 2: Ijen crater lake - ferry to Bali - Pemuteran

Early morning. Around 04:00 am you will depart to Paltuding. Paltuding is the point from where you start hiking to the most acidic lake on earth with it's beautiful blueish colors. It is just 3 kilometers but the hike might take 1.5 hours. While walking meet the sulfur miners who carry their loads up to 100 kg down the slopes to the parking area.
Once back at the parking lot, enjoy a coffee break with some local snacks. Then, the driver will head via Licin village to Ketapang. You will take the ferry back to Bali. In Bali you will be picked up by our Bali crew and you will be driven to Pemuteran, West Bali. The drive will take about 1 hour. You will spend the night in Kubuku Ecolodge, Pemuteran. Take a rest or explore the surroundings.

Optional tours: whether you can see the Blue fire phenomenon at Ijen crater lake depends on the local weather conditions and the activity of the volcano. If you would like to see the blue fire, additional costs are involved to pay for the local guide - obligatory - and your gas mask.

Day 3: Pemuteran - snorkeling Menjangan island - drop next destination in Bali

Your snorkeling tour will start at 08:00. By traditional boat you will be heading to Menjangan island for snorkeling (equipment is provided). Menjangan island is one of the famous spots for snorkeling in Bali. After you fully enjoyed the underwater world, we will drive you to your next destination, wherever in Bali.

Time table

08.00 - 12.00
12.00 - 12.00
12.00 - 12.15
12.15 - 13.15
13.00 - 15.30
15.30 - -----
04.00 - 05.00
05.00 - 09.15
09.15 - 10.30
10.30 - 11.30
11.30 - 12.30
14.30 - 15.30
07.00 - 08.00
08.00 - 12.30
12.30 - ....
Bali - Gilimanuk harbour
Ferry to Java*
Meeting service Ketapang, Java
Lunch break ( not included )
Transfer to Licin village
Explore coffee area and hot spring
Licin - Paltuding
Ijen trekking
 Hotel breakfast and shower
Licin - Ketapang port
ferry cross to Bali ( Java time )
Transfer to Pemuteran (Bali time)
Breakfast and prepare
Snorkeling, Menjangan island
Packing/relax and check out
AC Private Transport
By ferry
AC Private Transport
On foot
AC Private Transport
On foot
AC Private Transport
AC Private Transport
Traditional boat
AC Private Transport

*. Java time is one hour behind at Bali time
1. from the village Cemara Lawang you have a beautiful view over the landscape with Mt. Bromo

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


You can use the form below to get in contact. You can ask questions, make reservations for a tour or book a tour. We will answer within 24 hours:

Price includes:            
♠ Private transport with ac, driver and fuel during the tour
♠ English speaking driver
♠ Traditional boat and snorkeling equipment
♠ Meals: 2x breakfast 
♠ Daily mineral water
♠ Two nights in a hotel (Grand harvest Licin and Kubuku Ecolodge in Pemuteran). If you wish to stay in other hotels, please inform us
♠ Seasonal fruit
♠ Entrance fee West Bali National Park
♠ Entrance fee to the Ijen Plateau
♠ Ticket ferry: Bali-Java & Java-Bali

  Price excludes:
♠ Travel insurance
♠ Personal expenses e.g. toilet, souvenirs
♠ All lunches and dinners