Ijen, Sukamade and Kalibaru tour, end in Surabaya / 4D 3N

coffee-areaBeautiful colors at Ijen crater lake, protected turtles laying eggs at Sukamade turtle beach in Meru Betiri National Park, and Kalibaru's coffee, rubber and cacao plantations. A fascinating tour.

Last updated: 16 April 2019

  Sulfur miners at the Ijen Crater Lake - Ijen Plateau, East Java, Indonesia
  The Ijen Crater Lake - East Java, Indonesia
  A sulfur miner walking down the slopes - East Java, Indonesia

Day 1: Surabaya - Coffee plantation - Licin Banyuwangi

You will be picked up in Surabaya from your hotel or Airport Surabaya
The drive to Bondowoso takes about 5 to 6 hours, depending on traffic conditions.Lunch and break on the way. further explore Sempol villave coffee plantation, coffee factory (depend on season) and hot spring belawan.

Discovery ideas: 1. Bee Jay Bakau Resort 2. Ranu Segaran lake 3. Spend the night at the Ijen Plateau. You then can visit the coffee factory (depending on the season), the coffee plantation, the coffee seedlings area, a sulphuric hot spring, and a waterfall.
Hotel: Grand harvest Hotel licin Banyuwangi
Meals: none

Day 2: Hiking mount Ijen - Jeep tour Sukamade turtle beach

You will start at 03.00 am and directly heading to Paltuding. From Paltuding it will be a one and a half hours walk to the crater lake. On your way, you will meet a lot of sulfur miners. After enjoying the most acidic lake on earth with its beautiful colors, we will drive to Jajag and change cars. In around 3 to 4 hours you will be in the Meru Betiri National Park near Sukamade beach. It is time for dinner and some rest before departing at 08.30 pm to the beach. A forest ranger will guide you there and then it is waiting for some turtles.

Discovery ideas: the sulfur factory in Licin
Hotel: Ranger's guest house - basic accommodation, no electricity after 20.00
Meals: breakfast

Day 3: Releasing baby turtles

First thing in the morning is to get back to the beach to release baby turtles into the Indian Ocean. Hereafter you will go back to the guest house to have breakfast. On the way out of the National Park, you can visit Green Bay (1 hour trekking). Then, we continue to Kalibaru. When arriving early, please check out the area, or enjoy your hotel.

Discovery ideas:
Hotel: Kalibaru Cottages
Meals: breakfast

Day 4: Kalibaru - Glennmore - Surabaya

After breakfast we drive to Glennmore. You will visit a small plantation where rubber, cacao and coffee is grown and processed. You can see the work in the field as well in the factory.
Then head back to your hotel for a short rest and check out. It is time to head back to Surabaya.

Discovery ideas: Plantation around Kalibaru
Meals: breakfast

Time table Surabaya - Ijen - Sukamade - Kalibaru tour / 4 days

08.00 - 12.00
12.00 - 13.00
13.00 - 14.30
 Surabaya - Bondowoso
 Lunch and Break
 Bondowoso - Sempol

1. From Cemara Lawang village 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


Price tour to mount Ijen, Sukamade, and Kalibaru - 4 days tour

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You can also send a WhatsApp message to Mr. Agus: +62.85.334.044.000. Thank you.

Price includes:
♠ Private transport with air conditioning
♠ A little English speaking driver
♠ Gasoline, toll and parking
♠ Accommodation: 3 nights in a hotel
♠ 4wd Jeep for Sukamade tour
♠ Entrance fee Meru Betiri National Park
♠ Entrance fee Ijen Crater Lake
♠ Meals: 3x breakfast 
♠ Daily mineral water in reasonable amounts
♠ Daily fresh seasonal fruit
♠ Ferry to Bali


Price excludes:
♠ Travel insurance
♠ Personal expenses
♠ All lunches and dinners
♠ Optional tours
♠ Tipping your driver and/or guide