Indonesia is located in the Ring of Fire where it holds lots of volcanoes just like one of the most active volcanoes on earth, Mount Merapi. Indonesia is certainly the right place to visit when you want to enjoy something so full of splendor on the top of the mountain. Especially when you come to mount Ijen in East Java. Most of the visitors climb the mount Ijen to its carter before the sun rises to enjoy the Ijen blue flames. There is a lake in the middle of Ijen crater which full of sulfur and gasses. These gasses create a blue glow at night. No wonder this blue flame becomes the most awaited thing when visitors climb mount Ijen. If you want to go there, but you do not know what you have to prepare or how to get there, we will help you out to arrange your mount Ijen tour.
How to get to mount Ijen?
The nearest town to go to mount Ijen is Banyuwangi. You can arrange your own transport or maybe you can rent a car. But make sure you have looked for the information about all the transport you need to take. If coming from abroad, you have to organize a travel agent who will take you there. Banyuwangi is also the arrival place for all ferries from north Bali. It will be much easier for you who come from Bali to take the ferry to go to Banyuwangi. After that, you can rent a car or maybe a travel agent you have booked will surely pick you up.
Make sure you arrange your mount Ijen tour during the dry season in Indonesia. You should have prepared anything you need for hiking. Usually, hiking will be started at around 4 in the morning. If you come here during the rainy season, the hiking will set out around midnight. Be aware that sometimes the Ijen crater is closed due to the toxic gasses. As you climb the mount, you will meet sulfur miners. They do a dangerous job, inhaling toxic gasses, for a very little salary. You can help the local people by buying their cravings.
Arranging mount Ijen tour is a little bit difficult if you do not know how to get there. Of course, you need to prepare your own budget. Afterward, you should look for information about how to get there, any kind of equipment you need to prepare for climbing the mountain, and so on.
If you are a true traveler, of course, you must have surrounded the corners of this country, such as Ranukumbolo, Semeru, and many more areas that you have roamed. But have you ever traveled to Mount Bromo? Well, Mount Bromo is a mountain located in East Java, of course, has much-hidden beauty, enjoy the sunrise in the meadow and many more of the beauty of Mount Bromo which will make you immediately pack and Mount Bromo tour.
Now have you got ready to go there? Do you already know what the preparations are? The following article is discussed.
Wear trekking shoes
To make you successfully conquer Mount Bromo, you should use durable trekking shoes to take you from the foot of the mountain to your destination.
Besides boots, wear a long shirt
Because Mount Bromo is a reasonably high mountain, to make you comfortable and also safe on the trip, make sure you use clothes with arms that cover your entire arm.
Before wearing trekking shoes, wear socks!
It is recommended that you wear socks with materials made of wool, fleece or synthetic materials.
Make sure you bring a coat that can still be used because it will make you fight the rain.
It is mandatory for you to capture the moment while on Mount Bromo, don’t miss the beauty you enjoy up there.
To get a view of the sun on Mount Bromo, you will pass a serene atmosphere until the bone piercing time in the morning. For that, you are advised to use a scarf with thick and durable material that will make you comfortable.
Besides the jacket scarf, it is also essential to wear when climbing Mount Bromo, because it will protect you with materials that are thicker and warmer than raincoats, and scarves.
The hat will wrap around your head. It must be made of a material that is thick enough or can withstand your body temperature
The same thing with jackets and scarves that function to warm your body, gloves will protect your hands from cold weather is also one of your obligations in climbing to Mount Bromo
Hangan drinks in the form of sachets
Now as citizens of Indonesia we are already familiar with warm drinks, especially those made from ginger. Ginger will make your body warm in bad weather.
Well, that’s all that this article can discuss. Hopefully, it will be useful for those of you who want to climb to Mount Bromo.
Mount Bromo is one of the places in East Java that can make many tourist interests because of the mount surrounded by high hills and rocks with extraordinarily beautiful scenery. The tourist visits the mount Bromo is to see the beauty of sunrise, sunset and climbing the Bromo crater. But there are any other tourist spots that can be visited for spending your holiday time, the list of mount Bromo tour package that can choose as you want is as follows:
The best places to watch the sunrise are Kingkong Hill, Love Hill, Mount Penanjakan 1 and 2. You can see the beautiful sunrise clearly.
Mount Bromo crater, the place’s always smoking the white sulfur because of an active volcano from this mountain. You need to climb several stairs to see the Bromo crater.
If you want to take a wonderful picture you can go to the south of mount Bromo side. There are any Savana Hills and Teletubbies hill, green grasses and ferns.
For anyone who likes climbing a tour or trekking, can go to the highest mountain in Java, Mount Semeru.
Ranu Kumbolo Lake is one of the best places for camping trips with your friends or family in around mount semeru.
Whispering off the sand. At this place, you can feel the sensation of a desert in Indonesia.
Hindu’s temple luhur poten. This is the religious tourist place because the Hindu Tengger community is prayer here. It located at the foot of Mount Bromo, which the Tengger tribe traditional ceremonies.
In bromo, a lot of tour agency that provide various services for Bromo tour package. You can choose from a variety of options such as group or family tours, study tour, honeymoon, and private tour. Please give you more attention at the duration and Bromo tour package’s price that suits your needs and wishes. Generally, the travel agency has some options for mount Bromo tour package, there are mount Bromo midnight tour or Bromo one day tour and mount Bromo tour package 2 days 1 night from Surabaya, Malang or Jogjakarta.
In mount Bromo midnight tour, you just take twelve to fifteen hours, start from pick you up from your location then the viewpoint of the Pananjakan Hill to see the sunrise then go to Bromo craters, visit the Savana, Teletubbies Hill and Whispering of Sand. The last, end trips at Surabaya.