Round trip from Surabaya or Malang to Bromo Ijen tour and Red Island beach via Bali holiday tours 4D

4 days holiday trip in East Java starts from Malang or Surabaya to Bromo, Ijen crater includes for the sunrise tours, blue fire tours Ijen and visiting Red Island beach in the south of Banyuwangi - then back to Surabaya via Bali holiday tours for your best tour package in East Java and Bali Island, Indonesia

Tour itinerary

Day 01: Start from Malang or Surabaya to Mt Bromo

Start from Malang or Surabaya (hotel, airport or train’s station or other place/ please let us know where we have to meet you), then drive to Mount Bromo area with an AC vehicle (a private car specialist for the tourists) for about 3-4 hours. Upon your arrival in Mount Bromo area, we will escort you to the hotel in Mount Bromo area for enjoyable stay

Optional tour programs during your trip from Surabaya OR Malang to Bromo: If you still have time with good weather, during your trip either from Malang or Surabaya to Bromo, you will have a chance to enjoy one of optional tour programs with extra cost, such as;
* Taman Safari Prigen tour
* Or Bromo water rafting tour
* Or Tumpak Sewu waterfall tour

Day 02: Bromo tour with seeing sunrise and visit savannah, then Ijen crater stay

Around At 03:00 am we will start for Bromo sunrise tours from your hotel in Bromo area and we will use the 4WD/ jeep vehicle to bring us to parking lot of the sites to see sunrise in Bromo area, such as at; Pananjakan hill view point, King Kong hill view point Or Love hill view point

If it is not foggy and with good weather, 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 and heart as one of the amazing God creations. There are many visitors from the oversea who those doing the Bromo tour package include seeing this spectacular of sunrise in Bromo area. After enjoy the sunrise view at one of the sites as stated above, we will continue our jeep tour to reach parking lot in Mount Bromo slope on the rim of the Tengger caldera which lay down the wide seas of sand around (it is well known also with whispering sand), bordered with the hills and other mountains.

Then from parking lot 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 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 a short break and take pictures on the top on Mount Bromo with amazing view of Bromo crater, you are required to go back to jeep parking lot and we will continue our trip for about 30 till 45 minutes by jeep vehicle to reach “the savanna/ teletubies hill” by crossing the seas sand in Tengger region which it is bordered by mountains

After a short break, relaxation and take pictures on the savannah area, we will go back to your hotel in Mt. Bromo area for having breakfast, take a bath, packing, luggages loading into the car/ van and then we will continue our trip to hotel in Ijen crater area for 5-7 hours driving (depends on traffic conditions). On this route, we will pass the rural landscape, small cities, rice fields and beaches. Lunch will be served/ bought at local restaurant which is located on the road bank to reach Ijen hotel.

Optional tour programs during in Bromo and after Bromo tour: During your tour activities today, you maybe can enjoy the optional tour programs with extra cost, such as;
* Milky way Bromo tours 
* Madakaripura waterfall tours (after Bromo tour)

Day 03: Ijen tour package and sunset in Red Island beach tours  

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 area of Paltuding post which is located on the slope Mount Ijen, approximately 2 until 2.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen crater ( it depends on your condition) and along the ascending activities, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air and 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 what an amazing one of God's creations. 

The sulfur mining go down into the crater and climb back up by passing dangerous path on the edge of Ijen crater with the load more than 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous and hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Ijen crater, and might can be your memorable holiday - once your life time. 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 Ijen crater and then you will descend the slope of Mount Ijen via the same path until vehicles parking area in Paltuding base camp where your vehicle is waiting to escort you back to your hotel or accommodation in Ijen crater area for breakfast, take a bath and short a rest in hotel. Afterward, we will leave your hotel in Ijen crater area to reach the Mustika Pancer beach for about 1.5 – 2 hours drive and here, you can enjoy beach tour activities, such as; the  relaxation on the beach, take photos at Mustika Pancer beach and have lunch with fresh seafood dishes at a local beachfront restaurant. And from Mustika Pancer beach we will move for a couple minutes drive to reach the Pulau Merah beach OR Red Island beach

Upon your arrival at the exotic Red Island Beach, you will enjoy beach tour activities as well, such as; relax, take pictures or swim on the beach with possible to rent a surfboard while waiting for the amazing view of the sunset on Pulau Merah beach. Afterward, take a bath, changing the clothes and you may can have a dinner at the beachfront local restaurant as well.  After enjoy Red Island beach tours which can be combined with romantic OR happy family dinner on the beachfront local restaurant as mentioned above, we will drive directly back to your hotel in Ijen crater – Banyuwangi area for take a rest and overnight stay

Ijen blue fire tours: If the weather is good enough and you are NOT tired, and then it is allowed to do night climbing by Ijen officer, you can do ijen blue fire tours and seeing blue fire which will be started from your accommodation around at 00.30 or by the latest at 01.00 am. Continue to read for Ijen blue fire tour ....

Day 04: Full day tour to dolphin Lovina, amazing lakes, Bali sunset tours, then fly to Surabaya 

00.30 - 06.00; Pick up service at your hotel (pick up no later than 01.30 in the morning), then drive to the Ketapang ferry port and cross the Bali strait for about 1 - 1.5 hours to reach the Gilimanuk ferry port which is located at the westernmost tip of Bali Island. It is estimated to arrive at Gilimanuk port at 3 am in Java time or 4 am in Bali time. Then we will continue our journey for about 1.5 - 2 hours to reach the Lovina beach in Buleleng Regency – northern coast of Bali

Note: Participants are expected to request breakfast which is served in the box from the hotel / accommodation and with the check-out process from the hotel has finished

06.00 - 08.00; Hoping, before at 6 am Bali time or 5 am Java time, we arrived on the Lovina beach for boarding to the motorized wooden boat to enjoy the sunrise tours around Lovina Beach. The sunrise in around Lovina beach usually starts at 05.55 in the morning. In addition, we will witness and enjoy the Dolphin tour with a wooden motorized boat where around the Lovina Sea; Dolphins live freely and swim up and down as if to greet friendly the visitors to Lovina beach. Dolphin tour activities on Lovina beach will take 1.5 - 2 hours.

08.30; Around at 08.30, we leave Lovina beach to drive for 1 - 1.5 hours to Bedugul highland in Tabanan regency – Bali Island for doing Bedugul tours. This tourism object is as one of best and popular for the tourists who want to do Bali Island tours. The Bedugu has nice panorama of hills, nature lakes with cold temperature and fresh air surrounding. When you visit Bedugul highland, you will enjoy Bali botanical garden tours (large collection of flowers and tropical trees ), Ulun Danu temple tours (a temple in the lake) and Beratan lake tours 

After enjoy Bedugul tours as stated above, and around at late afternoon, we will continue our trip for 2 hours drives to reach Jimbaran beach for Jimbaran beach tours and if possible get early dinner with happy family OR romantic candle light while wait for the sunset on the beachfront local restaurant before you go to Bali airport for your next flight to SURABAYA AIRPORT in East Java around at 19.40 pm – 19.35 pm. AND then our tour services finished 

Jimbaran beach tour:
Jimbaran is a great travel destination with a lot to do and see. For those looking for a more relaxed alternative to the hustle and bustle that is Kuta and Seminyak then the area of Jimbaran is perfect for you. The Jimbaran beach is very quiet and peaceful during the day. There were only a few tourists out mostly hanging out at one of the many beach restaurants. Jimbaran beach is iconic for its delicious and romantic beachfront seafood restaurants. 

When sunset arrives, the coast of Jimbaran is filled with tantalizing aromas of freshly grilled seafood and the flickering lights of candle lit tables.  From here you can watch planes take off and approach the airport.  Visitors take their pick of the morning’s catch of snapper, clams, crabs, lobster or squid and then dig their toes into the sand while enjoying the awe inspiring sunset and the soothing sound of the ocean waves reaching the shore. After the sun goes down, several restaurants offer live entertainment such as a mariachi band or traditional dance. A dinner at one of these beachfront restaurants will leave you dreaming of the day when you can come back for more with loved family on your next Bali holiday tour

Price is included:
• A private car with AC, fuel and driver
• Pick up service from Surabaya/ Malang
• Drop off service out to reach Bali airport
• Jeep vehicle for sunrise and Bromo tour
• Fee for toll's road and parking of the trip
• Cost of ferry ticket from East Java to Bali
• Bottled mineral water during tour package
• A wooden boat + engine for dolphin tour
• Flight ticket from Bali to Surabaya airport
• 1 night Bromo stay (depends on booking)
• 2 nights Ijen crater stay (depends on booking)
• A tour guide of your trip (depends on booking)

Price is not included:
• Entrance tickets Bromo and Ijen
• Travel insurance, bar and your meals
• Internet, phone call and tipping for team
• Horse riding to cross the seas sand Bromo
• Entrance tickets for your Bali holiday trip
• The paid activities during your Bali tour   
• Optional tour program during your trip
• Other personal cost during your trip

Entrance tickets: During Bromo tour and Ijen tour from Malang or Surabaya above, you are required to buy entrance tickets in advance (online and we will inform you how can you buy the Bromo Ijen tickets online) with cost as follow; 
Mt Bromo tickets
* 227K/ pax on working days
* 327K/ pax on holidays/ weekend
* Indonesian will get the cheaper ticket

Ijen crater tickets
* 100K/ pax on working days
* 150K/ pax on holidays/ weekend
* Indonesian will get the cheaper ticket

Kindly bring: Trekking shoes + warm clothes
Additional information for optional tour programs: If you still have time with good weather during Bromo tour and Ijen tour above, you will have a chance to do optional tour programs above with extra cost as mentioned detail on PDF File attached

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