MOUNT SEMERU - BROMO - IJEN TRIP
Duration : 05 DAYS/04 NIGHTS
Starts/Ends : Surabaya (East Java)
Grade : Moderate+
PROPOSED 5 DAYS PROGRAM
DAY 01 : SURABAYA AIRPORT – TUMPANG – RANUPANE (L,D)
When you arrived at Juanda International Airport of Surabaya, our staff will pick you up. Then transfer to Tumpang village, here you will have a medical checkup. Then you will continue by 4WD jeep to Ranupane Village (2.200 asl), road is passing via Gubuk Klakah and Ngadas villages, it will take around 2 to 2,5 hour drive from Tumpang. We arrive at the Village in the afternoon, then check in to the local Home stay .
Accommodation: Standard local home stay
DAY 02 : RANUPANE - RANUKUMBOLO – KALIMATI (B,L,D)
After breakfast at homestay, we start trekking to Ranukumbolo (2400 asl) by crossing the hills track and tropical forest, it will take about 4-5 hours. Get lunch here and at the same time enjoy the beautiful scenery. After lunch we continue trekking to Kalimati (2.700 asl) about 2,5 – 3,5 hour through Oro-Oro Ombo Savannah, Cemoro Kandang Pine Forest, and Jambangan Forest. On arrival at Kalimati Campsite, our team will prepare dinner, and then you can rest.
DAY 03 : KALIMATI – SUMMIT - RANUPANE – CEMORO LAWANG (B, L)
After midnight, you will wake up and after having a snack, you will start climbing to summit of SemeruMountain (3.676 m asl), in 4-6 hours, we will have a spectacular sunrise view. When the weather is good and the sky is clear. You can rest at the top, taking pictures and having a hot tea. After some rest we will go down to Kalimati campsite, the walk down is much faster, normally only 1 hr or a little more. Late breakfast at Kalimati, then trek back to Ranukumbolo (2 -3 hours) and continue to Ranupane (4 hours). From Ranupane then drive to Cemoro Lawang village. We stay overnight at Hotel.
Accommodation plan: Lava View or similar
DAY 04 : BROMO SUNRISE – IJEN (B)
At 03.00 in the early morning you'll be wake up and the Jeep will bring you to the world's most famous view point at Mt. Pananjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera to enjoy the sunrise with its young volcanic including Mt Bromo and an active Mt Semeru in the background. Then the adventure continues to an active Mt. Bromo volcano to climb up 245 steps of stairs to reach the ridge of Bromo Caldera. After having breakfast and taking a bath in hotel then Leaving for Ijen area, on your way you will pay a visit to Madakaripura waterfall for another adventure at Probolinggo area. Overnight at hotel in Ijen area.
DAY 05 : IJEN TOUR – SURABAYA (B)
Early Breakfast, then morning departs to the whole day excursion to Mt. Ijen. Ijen Crater shows a special type of volcanic feature common to Indonesia, about 1 km in diameter and 175 meters deep. The floor is covered completely by a warm lake, milky blue green in color, held back by a dam built many years ago by the Dutch, in order to keep the hot mineral, laden water from raining for the crop lands below. Trekking down the mountain and rejoin the coach and then directly drive to Surabaya. If you plan to fly out from Surabaya, please take night flight, after 8pm. (if you want this trip to end in Bali, please advise) .
**END OF TOUR**
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