MOUNT ARJUNA - WELIRANG TREKKING
Day to day itinerary:
Day 01 : SURABAYA AIRPORT - TRETES - LEMBAH KIJANG CAMP ( L,D )
Ffromjuanda airport drive to tretes rest area for 2 hrs ,then drive by jeep 4x4 together with our local team, trekking to Lembah Kijang base camp, a base camp on the foot of Mt. Wlirang (3,156 m asl). Passing through the locals farmland, meet the friendly local peoples, and also see them at work. Beside passing the local farmland, we wil also passing a dense jungle where the deer and other kind of faunas are living. Lembah Kijang is the main basecamp to Arjuna summit. Stay overnight on the camp gound.
DAY 02 : LEMBAH KIJANG - MT. WELIRANG SUMMIT (3,156 m asl) - LEMBAH KIJANG (B,L,D)
Lembah Kijang means the valley of the deer. This beautiful valley is the habitat of deers. At night, their voice can be heard loudly calling their mate. If we are lucky, we will also can see some of them. Before dawn, trekking to the summit of Welirang, normally 7 hrs total required from the base camp - summit - base camp, unless it's rain in the morning. Arrive back at the basecamp about 10.00. rest time after the 7 hrs of rough walk.
DAY 03 : LEMBAH KIJANG - ARJUNA SUMMIT - LAWANG TEA PLANTATION (B,L,D)
Anther summit attack today, but more interesting. From the basecamp, we need to pass two small peaks / hills which we called Puncak Kembar (twin summits). Normally we need 3 - 4 hrs to reach the summit. Go, back to the basecamp and then move to Lawang.
Lawang is the name of the small tea plantation near the highland of Tretes. We will stay here at the simple accommodation which belong to the tea estate. The view is very spectacular, lush tea vegetation with towering mountains background. We also can enjoy the local tea worker at work.
DAY 04 : LAWANG TEA PLANTATION - BROMO AREA (B,L,D)
Enjoy the morning view at the tea plantation, while walking along the tea plantation trail, or just lazy down on the lodge. Then leave for Bromo by bus, it takes about 4 hrs of smooth drive to Bromo. All the way we will see the local farmland, small villages, and of course, picturesque landscape. Overnight in Bromo.
DAY 05 : BROMO SUNRISE TOUR - SURABAYA AIRPORT (B,L)
Morning call at 03.00 AM, start your journey at 04.00 AM to enjoy the beauty of nature and the splendid sunrise at Mt. Penanjakan. Then proceed to Mt. Bromo crater through the shimmering sea of sand (horseback riding included). After having breakfast and taking a bath in hotel, you will be transferred to the Surabaya airport for your next destination.
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