Malang or Surabaya to Blue Fire Tours - Banyuwangi 

Java short trip from Malang or Surabaya for visitor who wanna go to Ijen Crater to enjoy Blue Fire Ijen Tours and see Ijen crater milky way, blue flame, sunrise and green lake of sulfur in Ijen Crater and then finish either at Bus station, Train station, Ferry port or Air port in Banyuwangi  as the last destination

Tour itinerary:
Day 01: Malang or Surabaya to Ijen Crater for Blue Fire Ijen Tours

This trip will be begun around at 16:00 – 18:00 pm either from Malang or Surabaya and then drive for about 8-9 hours by a private car whichs completed by air conditioned to reach to the parking area in Paltuding of Ijen Crater which is well known as a base camp and starting point for Ijen crater trekking & expedition tours. During your trip either from Malang or Surabaya to Ijen Crater you will pass the small cities, rice fields, plantations & beaches. On this tour, you may can ask to the driver to stop on way for awhile for taking pictures if you get interesting place with nice view or for getting the public toilet or having meals, coffee or tea at local restaurant during on your way to Ijen crater

Hoping around at 01:00 or 02:00 am (midnight time), we will arrive in the parking area on the slope of Mount Ijen or it is famous as base camp of Paltuding, and from this place we will do climbing Mount Ijen crater for 1.5 – 2 hours to reach to the peak of  Mount Ijen. If the weather is good enough, you will see the milky way on the top of Mount Ijen. From the top of Mount Ijen, you are required to descend to reach to the crater to see the blue fire or the other word, we called it by blue flame or api biru at Ijen crater and on this trekking and expedition tour Ijen, you will be accompanied by our staff + mining worker who are expert with the paths on the Ijen crater. The blue fire in Ijen Crater is ignited by the sulphuric gas, which emerges from cracks at temperatures up to 600 degrees Celsius (1,112 degrees Fahrenheit) and it's flame can reach up to 5 meters (16 feet) high. The cold gas will condense to liquid with the flame of blue color. 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 sulfur & 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 unforgettable thing with nice view of green lake of sulfur. 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 Ijen expedition & trekking tours with the amazing scenery of Ijen crater which including: the milky way, blue fire, sunrise and green lake of sulfur in Ijen crater, you are required for descending from Mount Ijen back to the parking area by passing the same paths as you have done when your climbing time. Upon your arrival time in the parking area of Paltuding, our vehicle is waiting for you and we will continue our trip by passing plantations, rural landscapes, rice fields and othe interesting places to reach either to the ferry port, bus station, train station or airport in Banyuwangi as your last destination for this trip with us and then Tour package from Malang or Surabaya for blue fire ijen tours Banyuwangi has finished

Price is included:
~ Pick up service either from Malang or Surabaya & transfer out to Banyuwangi  
~ Land transportation with driver & fuel during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for highway, parking & mineral water during the trip as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for a tour guide with English speaking (it is depend on your reservation for this trip)

Price is not included:
~ Cost for accommodation with breakfast in Ijen Crater area (you do not need accommodation for this trip)
~ Cost for entrance ticket in Ijen Crater, insurance, Bar, Laundry, Phone call, Internet, Tipping
~ Cost for meals breakfast, (lunch & dinner during the trip) as mentioned on the tour program
~ Cost for optional tour program & other personal expenses during your 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/ person on working days & IDR 150.000/ 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 your trip to Banyuwangi (after Ijen Crater Tours), you will have a chance to spend much more time to do one of optional tour programs for Banyuwangi Exploring Tours in order you can get more information and visit tourism object in Banyuwangi, such as: Mini Niagara tour of Jagir Waterfall, Kaliklatak Plantation Tour, Banyuwangi city sightseeing tour or Banyuwangi rafting adventure tour with extra cost as mentioned on the attachment