Baluran National Park & Trekking Ijen Crater

Ijen volcano contains the world’s largest acidic volcanic crater lake, famous for its turquoise color and the natural phenomenon blue flame, formed by the heat and sulfuric gas from the crater. Baluran National Park, branded as Africa Van Java by the Dutch Colony, lives up to its nickname consisting predominantly of open savannahs, where it harbours a wide range of free-roaming wildlife in an extensive diverse range of 250sqkms ecosystems. These part of East Java will dazzle your precious journey with breathtaking views that cannot be found elsewhere on the island of Java.


Baluran National Park & Ijen Crater Trekking


Day 01.Surabaya – Banyuwangi

Upon arrival at Juanda International airport Surabaya you will be picked up by our guide and transfer to Banyuwangi. Check in hotel Ketapang Indah or Mahkota Plengkung. Lunch at local restaurant and dinner at hotel.

Day 02.Mt. Ijen - Banyuwangi

Pick up at 02.00 to be able to see the infamous blue flame of Ijen Crater. You will ride on a 4WD and a short trek to get to the crater. Breakfast box will be provided so you can have picnic style breakfast near the crater. After the breakfast you will go back to hotel to clean up and having lunch afterwards. In the afternoon, you will be taken for a city tour around Banyuwangi. Dinner and stay in hotel Ketapang Indah or Mahkota Plengkung

Day 03.Banyuwangi - Baluran – Surabaya

You will have to leave the hotel at 03.00 am to be able to see the animals lurking in their habitat in Baluran National Park. Breakfast box will be provided so you can have picnic style breakfast at Bekol Savannah. In the morning visit Bama beach, where you can snorkel, or kayak (depends on the tide). Lunch will be served around pantai Bentar, Probolinggo. Continue to Surabaya airport. End of program

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