East Java tour package for 4 days trip from Malang for visiting Jodipan village with colorful house and enjoy Bromo sunrise tours, Sukamade beach tours to see green turtle and then to Ijen crater for Ijen tours Banyueangi and afterward continue to drive back to Malang or Surabaya
Today, our staff will pick you up either at train’s station, airport or hotel in Malang area and the best time to start this trip from Malang area is after breakfast time or at least before at 13:00 pm, and then drive to escort you to the Kampung 3D (Jodipan Village or Kampung Warna Warni or a village with colorful house). This kampung or village is also known as Kampung Warna Warni Jodipan. Just like its name, it’s literally warna-warni or colorful. A house in that kampung has at least three different colors painted on its walls and roof. If you happen to see the photo of this kampung, you might think that it’s not in Indonesia. Kampung Jodipan was actually a slum area that is located on the riverbank of Daerah Aliran Sungai (DAS) Brantas. It was even one of the 11 most rundown villages in Indonesia. It all changed when a group of Public Relations students from Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM) had a task for PR and Event Management subject. They tried to propose the initiative to a paint company to work on the project together. It turned out that the company was also going to make a CSR program, and they collaborated to make the slum at Jodipan colorful.
After enjoy Jodipan village tours with colorful house in Malang regency, we will continue our trip to reach your hotel or accommodation in Mount Bromo area with a private car / vehicle which is completed by air conditioned and this trip will take for about 3 - 5 hours (it is depend on the situation of traffic). Upon your arrival in Mount Bromo area, we will escort you to the hotel as your choice, such as Lava View Lodge Bromo or Jiwa Jawa Resort Bromo or other hotel where is located on the rim of Mount Bromo area in Tengger region with it's local people which is well known as one of tribes in Java Island with religion Hindu. On this day you will overnight at the hotel in Mount Bromo area, before you enjoy Mount Bromo sunrise tour in the next morning
Wake up in the early morning (around in the dawn time around at 03:30 am) and we will use a jeep which will be ready in the front of your hotel to start your trip to enjoy for Bromo sunrise tour which is located on the tengger region as known as a 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. You can choose one of the places to see sunrise in Mount Bromo area such as:
Mount Pananjakan or Gunung Penanjakan is known well as the best place for view point of Bromo Sunrise in Tengger region. Mt Penanjakan is a major viewing point for all tourists who visited Mount Bromo to enjoy sunrise tours Bromo. It means this place will be crowded on the season of holiday or on the weekend
King Kong hill or Bukit King Kong: If you visit to Mount Bromo, on weekends, or holidays, so at Bromo very crowded with visitors. We suggest you go to the other viewpoint (king kong hill) is a good place to see the sunrise time and Bromo crater, on the an altitude of about 2600 meters
Love hill of Bromo or Bukit Cinta Bromo: is an alternative place to see the stunning beauty for sunrise time on the Mount Bromo. Just like King Kong hill, the spot of love hill is also less well-known than the main spot named "the view point 1" or Mount Penanjakan (the 1st summit climbing), where the most clear view of the sunrise on Mount Bromo can be seen from this spot. However, if you got that Mount Penanjakan is too crowded of other tourists, you can choose Love Hill as a good alternative besides King Kong hill
After a short break & take pictures, our jeep will bring us to continue our trip to reach the parking area for 4WD vehicle (jeep) by passing the amazing view on the slope of Mount Bromo, then from parking area you are required to cross the seas of sand on the slope of Mount Bromo by horse riding or on foot (it is optional) till reach to the stairs up (more than 250 stairs) on the bottom of Mount Bromo which it will lead you to reach to the peak of Mount Bromo. After enjoy nice view in Mount Bromo and around at 08:00, we will escort you back to the hotel for having breakfast, take shower, packing and loading bags into the vehicle and then we will continue our trip for about 8-9 hours driving with a private car which is completed with airconditioned to reach Sarongan village which including stop for having lunch at one of local restaurants which is located on the road bank during to reach to Sarogran village. Afterward, from this village we will change & use 4WD vehicle or jeep to continue our trip to reach to Sukamade Beach for next 2 hours by crossing rain forest, rivers & rural in remote area. On this day, you will overnight stay and enjoy dinner at guesthouse in Sukamade beach area and at night time, we will go to the beach for exploring and looking for the sea turtles come shore to the beach to lay their eggs
Sukamade Turtle Beach: Sukamade beach is about 97 km to southwest of Banyuwangi. This place is one nature reserve with quiet surrounding. Dutch has discovered it in 1927. The 1200 hectare estate is an active plantation that produces rubber, coffee and cacao. Sukamade is a Natural Resource Conservation which is in charge of the turtle’s perpetuation in East Java. A night adventure tour to Sukamade is an unforgettable trip. You will be guided by a ranger and our tour guide to find sea turtles which will come to a shore to lay eggs. If you are lucky enough, you will see a female turtle lays more than one hundred eggs on the sandy beach. The female turtles usually start landing at 7:30 PM and return to the sea at 12:00 PM.
How can you reach the turtle beach of Sukamade: We will use jeep (4WD vehicle) to reach this place & the road to Sukamade is worth for the people who want to get the real of adventure trip. It is one of the best adventure trail in Java Island for exploring southern coast of Banyuwangi. Crossing the rivers, exploring rural landscapes, passing rainforest & along the way to visit this place the visitors can stop at the beautiful place as known as Rajegwesi & the green bay (Teluk Hijau) with its beautiful cliff around. Here, also you will have a chance for short excursion in afternoon time to see animals on the savanna with extra cost for a ranger (it is as optional program). The turtle beach of Sukamade is one of the long beach with white sandy which is bordered by virgin forest with natural view which is located on the southern tip of Banyuwangi, East Java - Indonesia.
Accommodation in Sukamade: The condition here is very quiet, the facility is very simple & the electricity will be turned on at 17 pm and will turned off at 05 am, but more often for the people who visited this place will recommend to others to visit this place / Sukamade beach, and sometime they intend to come again to get an experience exceedingly unique & rare on their life. On this day, you will stay overnight & having dinner at the lodge or guesthouse of Sukamade.
After breakfast in Sukamade turtle beach area and then enjoy your morning time for exploring the surroundings of Sukamade. This is an area of virtually void of people. Go and a dip in crystal clear waters nearby river. Afterward, we leave this area to continue our trip to your hotel in Ijen carter area - Banyuwangi for about 3-5 hours driving (it is depend on the situation of the traffic). On this trip, you will pass rural landscape, plantations, small cities & rice fields. Upon arrival in Ijen crater area - Banyuwangi, you will stay overnight at Santika Hotel Banyuwangi or Ketapang Indah Hotel or similar hotel in Banyuwangi before you enjoy Ijen adventure and trekking tours on the next morning
Around at 04:00 in the morning ( dawn time ), our vehicle will bring us to the village of Paltuding to reach parking area which is located on the slope of Mount Ijen which is well-known as post 1 Paltuding as starting point for climbing or trekking in Ijen Crater. We will drive slowly by passing through plantations and rainforest. This trip will take about 1 – 1.5 hours driving and on this place is one of the few remaining forests in Java Island with plants, big trees & giant ferns. Arrive at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1.5 until 2 hours, you 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 green lake of sulfur which reflects spectacular view and in the surrounding walls will give the impression like unforgettable thing on your life.
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 job with dangerously condition, but the sulfur mining workers never give up earning money for their family life. The sulfur mining workers are one of tales which you will bring to your home and inform it to your children and family as gold experience that where in the part of this world there is dangerously job to support their family life. 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 hotel in Ijen crater area or continue tour trip back either to Malang or Surabaya as your last destination for this trip with a private car for about 7-9 hours driving, and then tour package has finished
Note: If your trip will finish at the airport either in Malang or Surabaya, please book a flight which will leave either from Malang or Surabaya after at 19:00 pm
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Malang & transfer out back to Malang or Surabaya
~ Land transportation with driver & fuel during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for 4WD vehicle (jeep) for Bromo sunrise & Sukamade turtle beach tours
~ Cost for mineral water, highway & parking during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for meals as stated on the program (B= breakfast, L= lunch & D= dinner)
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (it is depend on your reservation for this trip)
~ 1 night stay in Bromo area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
~ 1 night stay in Sukamade beach area with breakfast (it is included in tour package)
~ 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, Sukamade beach & Ijen rater as mentioned on the tour program
~ Horse riding to cross the seas of sand in Bromo but you can do it on foot (it is optional)
~ Cost Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping
~ Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for optional program & other personal expenses during the trip
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 Sukamade is IDR. 150.000 per person on working days & IDR. 225.000 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
(Note: 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
Additional information: If the weather is good and you still have enough time during this tour package, you will have a chance to do optional tour programs, such as: Bromo Milky Way Tours, Banyuwangi Exploring Tours & Blue Fire Ijen Tours with extra cost as mentioned detail on the attachment