Day 1 : Surabaya – Malang
Pick up at Surabaya ( Airport / Train Station or your hotel ). Drive to Malang. City tour at Malang. Night at Santika Malang or Similar hotel.
Day 2 : Malang – Bromo – Kalibaru ( B )
Along day trip . Departure at 02.30 in the morning. It takes about 2,5 hours to get Bromo mountain area. Observe the sun rise, at the rim of mount Bromo. Afterward we take you down to the sand sea and approach the crater. After crater observation then we continue to the most interesting part of the day, instead of driving to the main road, we take you to the back yard of mount Bromo. Driving through the desolation and climbing up to the other side of mount. There the view is stunning. A remote village is located on the top of mount area, on the feet of of Semeru, the highest volcano in Java. Visit the village and meet with the villagers. The ride continues we bring you across one of the rain forest of java, dense forest with lush vegetation, the real jungle. An hour and a half is needed to cross this rain forest to arrive in a small city of Lumajang. Back to main road and we drive you to the most eastern part of east java, the region of rural life and plantations. Night at Kali Baru Cottage or Similar hotel.
Day 3 : Kalibaru – Sukamade ( B – L – D )
Morning departure toward Sukamade. The trip takes you to the south Meru Betiri Natural reserve, crossing the remote villages and scarcely inhabited region in this part of java. Lunch on Box. By mid afternoon we arrive at the plantation where we will spend the night in this guest house ( Simple but clean ). Early evening dinner. After dinner, drive by jeep to the coast. The observation of the turtle takes place relaxed. The turtles come from the high sea to lay their eggs on the beach. After midnight normally no more turtle are supposed to land. Drive back to the hotel and spend the rest of night at the guest house.
Day 4 : Sukamade – Ijen ( B )
Leave the hotel in the morning to Muncar for visiting one of the biggest and the most crowded traditional fishing port of East Java. Hundreds of traditional fishing boats, beautifully colored and ornamented are colonizing the bay. Afterward continue drive to Banyuwangi and further to Ijen resort and Villas, a beautiful resort located on the outskirt of the rainforest. Night at Ijen Resort.
Day 5 : Ijen Crater – Denpasar ( B )
After an early wake-up call and breakfast, a four-wheel drive vehicle carries you through the rural villages, coffee and clove plantations and then into one of Java’s last rainforests. Humidity, wildlife, giant ferns and big trees cover the slope of the mountain, to arrive at the Park Ranger’s post to begin the 90 minutes hike to the rim of Ijen Crater, along a shady track with spectacular views. The stunning view is unveiled at 2380 meters altitude. The lake eerie color and smoke wafting from bright yellow sulfur deposits create the landscape both desolate, barren and vibrantly alive. Watching miners descending into the crater and finding them re-emerge carrying up to 80 kilos of ore on bamboo baskets along the treacherous path is a breathtaking reality. Afterward walk down the mountain. Return to hotel for shower before leaving for ferry to Bali. Arrive at your hotel in the early evening.
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