Ijen Crater tour package for 2 days trip from Malang or Surabaya for Ijen Expedition Tours with blue fire tours Ijen including sunrise in Ijen Crater area and then drive back to Surabaya or Malang
Start from airport, train’s station or hotel either in Malang or Surabaya (please let us know where we have to meet you), our staff will meet you then escort you to the small town of Banyuwangi regency where Ijen Crater Located. The journey takes approximately 7-8 hours by private car with air conditioned with possible stops en route for having lunch at local restaurant on the way. On this trip, you will pass rural landscape, small city, plantations, rainforest & beaches. Upon your arrival Banyuwangi, you will stay overnight at Ketapang Indah Hotel or similar hotel before enjoy Ijen Crater Trekking on the next morning.
Wake up in the dawn time (around at 04:00 am) and then you will meet with our staff at the lobby of your hotel to drive to reach to the Paltuding by passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the few remaining rain forest in Java Island with giant ferns, plants & big trees. This journey takes approximately 1 hour from your hotel by private car
Paltuding is well known as post 1 (base camp) or starting point for Ijen expedition tour and climbing or trekking tour activities to the slope of Mount Ijen. Arrive in the parking in Paltuding which is located on the slope Mount Ijen, approximately 1 until 1.5 - 2 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen Crater ( it is depend on the your condition) 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 your hotel in Ijen Crater or continue our trip to reach back either to Surabaya or Malang for about 8-9 hours driving by a private car. On the road to reach Surabaya or Malang, you will pass rural landscape, rice fields, small cities and beaches and then Tour package from Malang or Surabaya for Ijen expedition trip has finished
Note: If your trip will finish at airport either in Malang or Surabaya, you are required to take flight which will leave from Malang or Surabaya after at 19:00 pm
Price is included:
~ Pick up service from Surabaya or Malang & transfer out back to Surabaya or Malang
~ Land transportation with driver, fuel, mineral water, parking & highway during the trip
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (it is depend on your reservation for this trip)
~ 1 night stay at Ijen Crater Hotel with breakfast (if you choose one of the hotels list from our website)
Price is not included:
~ Cost for meals (lunch & dinner) & Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater
~ Cost for Travel insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping
~ 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 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 you still have enough time with good weather during this tour package, you will have a chance to do optional tour programs, such as: Blue Fire Ijen Tours & Banyuwangi Exploring Tours with extra cost as mentioned detail on the attachment