Overland trip for 5 days from Yogyakarta to enjoy Prambanan Temple Tours, Yogya Tours, Borobudur Sunrise Tours, Bromo Sunrise Tours, Kalibaru Plantation Trip & Ijen Blue Fire Tours and finish in Banyuwangi as your last destination for this tour package
Our staff will meet you at Airport, train station or Hotel in Yogyakarta area (the best time to start this trip is in the morning time or at least before at 10 am) and then we will escort you to visit Prambanan Temple to enjoy Prambanan Temple Tours. The Prambanan Temple is the largest Hindu temple in Yogyakarta area, and afterward we will continue our trip to enjoy Yogya sightseeing tours for visiting the tourism destinations, such as: Sultan Palace Yogyakarta, Water Castle (known as Taman Sari), Batik home industry, Silver Smith at Kota Gede village and then around in the late afternoon, we will drive for about 1 - 1.5 hours to reach your hotel in Borobudur Temple area for overnight stay
Wake up early morning (around at 04:30 am) to enjoy Borobudur Sunrise Tours & see best view of sunrise at Borobudur temple. Afterward, we will be back to the hotel for having breakfast. Around at 08:00 am, we will your Hotel in Borobudur Temple and we will continue our trip to escort you to Mount Bromo area for about 12 - 14 hours driving by a private car including stop on the way for having lunch at local restaurant. Arrive in Mount Bromo, you will stay overnight & having dinner at hotel where located on the rim tengger region for enjoyable stay.
At 3:30 am, the 4WD (JEEP) will bring you to Mount Pananjakan on the rim of the Tengger caldera as known as view point to see sunrise with its young volcanic including Mount Bromo and an active Mount Semeru as background. If it is not foggy, the sunlight when the sunrise will play light shadow which it come up from the sidelines of the mountains and it will give impression like unforgettable thing on mind & heart as a creation from the God
Afterward, our jeep will bring us to continue our trip to reach the parking area of 4WD vehicle (jeep) by passing the amazing view on the slope of Mt. Bromo, then from parking area you are required to cross seas sand on the slope of Mt. Bromo by horse riding or on foot (it is optional) till reach the stairs up (more than 250 stairs) at the slope of Mt Bromo which it will lead you to reach peak of Mt Bromo.
After enjoy nice view in Mt. Bromo and around at 08:00, we will escort you back to the hotel for having breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into the vehicle and then transfer you out to reach Kalibaru highland for about 5-6 hours driving by passing small town, villages and plantations. Upon arrival in Kalibaru Highland, you will stay at Margo Utomo Cottages or similar with any kind plantations surrounding and nice hill view.
Optional program for Madakaripura Waterfall Tours: If you still have enough time & the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to visit Madakaripura waterfall during the way from Mount Bromo to your hotel in Kalibaru area but for entrance tickets & local guide at Madakaripura waterfall will be your own cost. Please check the picture of Madakaripura waterfall as attached:
Having breakfast at your hotel, then around at 08:00, you will have a chance to enjoy eco trip of plantations in Kalibaru area. On this tour's program, you will do short trekking through 09 hectares plantations with varieties of spices such as nutmeg, pepper, cinnamon, cocoa, coffee, cloves and coconuts. You may also discover the extraordinary attraction of a traditional making process of palm tree liquid into palm sugar. Not to forget for visiting the dairy farm. The tour can be arranged in the morning and takes about 1 hour until 1.5 hours. Afterward, around at 10:00am, we will continue our trip to Banyuwangi for about 1.5 – 2 hours. You may stop on the way when you are passing interesting objects, such as: small town, villages & rice field. Upon arrival in Banyuwangi area, you will stay at Ketapang Indah Hotel or similar hotel where located on the beach nearby or similar hotel.
About at 04:30 in the morning, our 4WD vehicle (jeep) will bring us to the village of Licin and then continue to the slope of Mount Ijen, passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the few remaining on the Island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees, this journey takes approximately 1 hour from the hotel by private car. Arrive at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1 until 1.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen Crater and along the path, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air & shady.
Resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2883 meters and enjoy best panorama of the lake of sulfate where reflects spectacular view in the surrounding walls to give the impression like doom. The sulfur mining workers go down into the crater and climb back up by passing dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous & hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen as one of God’s amazing creation. Do not forget to take pictures in this area as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth.
After enjoyed the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then you will descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting to escort you back to the City of Banyuwangi with stop for awhile to visit plantations (cloves, cocoa), then continue our trip to reach ferry port, train station, bus station or airport in Banyuwangi. Tour package finished
Optional program for Ijen Blue Fire Tours: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to see blue fire & sunrise at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave from the hotel around at 12:00pm (midnight) and there will be extra cost for mining worker who will lead us to see blue fire at Ijen Crater (you can pay him on the site). Please check the picture of blue fire at Ijen Crater as attached
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Yogyakarta & transfer out to Banyuwangi
~ Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for entrance tickets during your trip in Yogyakarta only as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for Eco Plantation Trip in Kalibaru Highland as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for highway, parking, jeep for Bromo Tours & Mineral water during the trip
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (if you would like us to arrange it for this trip)
~ 1 night stay in Borobudur Temple area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ 1 night stay in Bromo area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ 1 night stay in Kalibaru area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ 1 night stay in Ijen Crater area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
Price is not included:
~ Entrance tickets in Bromo & Ijen Crater as mentioned on the tour program
~ Horse riding at cross seas sand of Mt Bromo but you can do it on foot (it is optional)
~ Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping & other personal cost
~ Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for optional tour program as mentioned on the tour itinerary
Entrance tickets: You are required to pay entrance tickets during your trip by yourself and please show your id card. Cost for entrance tickets are mentioned below:
~ Ticket in Bromo is IDR. 227.000 per person on working days & IDR. 327.000 per person on public holidays
~ Ticket in Ijen Crater is IDR. 100.000 per person on working days & IDR. 150.000 per person on public holidays
Additional information: Indonesian citizen will get cheaper cost for entrance ticket as a local people
What items you should bring: Comfortable shoes for trekking, warm clothes, simple mask & flashlights