Special tour package at night time from Bali to Java Island for blue fire tours in Ijen Crater & Bromo tours then continue to Surabaya to take a train leaving to Yogyakarta in Central Java
Around at 19:30PM, our staff will pick you up from your hotel in Bali (Kuta, Seminyak, Jimbaran, Sanur, Nusadua, Ubud or Lovina area)) then take you to the most western tip of Bali for about 3 – 4 hours driving by private car with AC to reach Gilimanuk Ferry Port in the most western tip of Bali Island, then upon arrival in Gilimanuk, we will proceed to take a ferry to cross Bali strait for about 1 – 1,5hours to reach Ketapang ferry port in Banyuwangi (in the most eastern tip of Java).
Around at bout at 01:00 am (midnight in Bali time) or at 24:00PM (midnight in Java time), we will continue our trip for about 1 – 1,5 hours driving to reach parking area on the slope of Mount Ijen and from this place, we will do climbing Mount Ijen Crater for about 1,5 – 2 hours to reach peak of Mount Ijen. If the weather is good enough, you will see Milky Way on the top of Mount Ijen
From the top of Mount Ijen, you are required to descend to reach area of Crater to see Blue Fire or Blue Flame at Ijen Crater and you will be accompanied by our staff + sulphur mining worker who are expert with the paths on the Ijen Crater. The blue fire in Ijen Crater is ignited sulphuric gas, which emerges from cracks at temperatures up to 600 degrees Celsius (1,112 degrees Fahrenheit) and the flames can be up to 5 meters (16 feet) high; some of the gas condenses to liquid and is still ignited. It is the largest blue flame area in the world and local people refer to it as 'Blue Fire
After enjoy spectacular view of Blue Fire in Ijen Crater, we will ascend back to the top of Ijen Crater to see Sunrise and afterward, you will see also green lake of sulphur & mining worker activities. 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), Afterward, we will continue our trip to reach to Mount Bromo for about 5 – 6 hours driving by a private car. Upon arrival in Mt Bromo, you stay at the hotel where located on the rim of tengger region before you enjoy Sunrise and Bromo Tours on the next morning.
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, the 4WD vehicle (jeep) will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, packing, loading bags into our van then transfer out to Surabaya. We will leave Mt. Bromo about at 09:00 or 10:00 to Surabaya and it will take about 3-4hours and then from SURABAYA, you will take a train leaving for YOGYAKARTA at 17:25 – 22:35PM or at 19:00PM – 00:15AM. TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED
Optional program for Bromo Milky Way Tours: If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to do optional tour program for Bromo Milky Way Tours in Mount Bromo area. This trip will be begun at midnight time from your hotel in Bromo (around at 1:30 or 02:00 am) and we will use 4WD vehicle or jeep to reach the place which is best point to see Milky Way in Mount Bromo area.
If you want to photograph the Milky Way, the first thing you’ll need to know is how to find it. In this article & in order you can find the Milky Way’s galactic plane and more specifically with the bright galactic center, you are required to use either Smartphone apps or by memorizing important constellations. So, with this way, hoping you’ll be able to find the Milky Way with or without the use of technology. The Milky Way moves across the sky throughout the course of the night and the position of the Milky Way will differ depending on the time of year.
The best times to observe the bright galactic center of the Milky Way, in Mount Bromo area, tends to be from about mid-March through mid-October, the “Milky Way Season”. Technically, you can see some part of the Milky Way at any time of the year, but when shooting in the time period from September through April, you’ll be limited to the dimmer parts of the night sky as the Sun obscures the center of bright galactic. If you are interested to do optional tour program for Bromo Milky Way Tours, you are required to inform us in advance & pay extra cost as mentioned on the attachmen
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Bali & transfer out to Train station in Surabaya
~ Train ticket from Surabaya to Yogyakarta on the last day of the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for a ferry from Bali to Java Island as mentioned on the 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)
~ Cost for 1 night stay in Bromo area with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
Price is not included:
~ Cost for 1 night stay in Ijen Crater area with breakfast (you do not need to stay at hotel)
~ Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater & Mt Bromo 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 Ijen Crater is IDR. 100.000 per person on working days & IDR. 150.000 per person on public holidays
~ Ticket in Bromo is IDR. 227.000 per person on working days & IDR. 327.000 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