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East Java Gunung Bromo & Semeru Trek

Mount Bromo is an active volcano at 2329m that lies on a stretch of plains known as the Sea of Sand. Nestled inside the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, located between the regencies of Malang and Lumajang. With rolling mists wrapped snugly around its foot, its dramatic setting is the source of many myths and legends. Climb to the summit in time to catch sun rise and gaze in wonder as the first beams of sun light up the incredible landscape beneath and beyond.

Mt. Semeru is an active volcano, and at 3676m it is the highest mountain on the island of Java. Known as Mahameru by the locals, the “Great Mountain” refers to “Meru” – or Abode of the Gods in Hindu cosmology.  It is inside the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, located between the regencies of Malang and Lumajang. It lies at the Southern end of the Tengger Volcanic Complex, and its incredible setting is the source of many myths and legends.

Your journey begins with a transfer to Cemoro Lawang, a charming little village hidden within the clouds. You will spend a night here before heading out to Gunung Penanjakan (2770m) the next day to catch the first rays of sun breaking over the horizon.  From this spectacular vantage point, see the volcanic smoke-ridden peak of the magnificent Mt Bromo (2392m), with rolling mists wrapped snugly around its foot.  In the backdrop, you’ll be able to spot Mt. Semeru towering at 3676m, smoke bellowing out its volcanic mouth.

We then head down to climb Mt. Bromo before transferring to the town of Ranu Pani, with breathtaking views during the ride.  The journey to Kalimati the next day will pass through beautiful Ranu Kumbolo lake (2382m). Kalimati is nestled beneath the volcanic cone of Mt Sumeru.  

The journey to the summit of Semeru will be an adventure itself, as you feel the earth beneath your feet rumble with every puff of smoke the Great Mountain sends out.  The picturesque trail will show you why this is one of the finest hikes in Indonesia. The climax of your climb will be the amazing view atop the roof of Java, the view – 360 degree panaromic view of the major peaks in East Java.

For a trekking trip to one of the most beautiful volcano setting in Indonesia, this is the one ! 

Highlights

  • Visit the bellowing Mt. Bromo - an active volcano that soars 2329m a.s.l
Included

  • All airport transfers and local transport in private vehicle.
  • Full accommodation arrangement
  • All meals as indicated
  • Sightseeing tours and hiking as indicated
  • Full Semeru mountain trekking arrangement ( including licensed experienced guide, camping equipment, meals )

Excluded

  • 2-way international airfares between Singapore & Surabaya (East Java, Indonesia)
  • All airport taxes & surcharges
  • All meals except those indicated
  • Personal trekking wear & gear ( eg. baselayers, waterproofs )
  • Tipping & gratuities to guide & local staff
  • Personal travel insurance, pre-trip medical immunizations
  • All expenses of a personal nature

Duration : 6 days
 
Maximum Altitude : 3676m
 
Grading :
 
Best Season : Apr - Nov
Peak Season* : May-Sep
 
Group Size : Min 2 persons
 
Group Size
6D Land Price
07 - 10 persons
790
04 - 06 persons
870
02 - 03 persons
940
   

 

  • Return international airfare can be arranged on behalf.
  • Surcharge applies during peak season.


Day 1

Arrival Surabaya- Cemero Lawang
Upon arrival, transfer by private vehicle to the base of Gunung Bromo (4 hours). Overnight at homestay. (D)

Day 2

Bromo - Ijen
Gunung Penanjakan sunrise tour (2770m) starts at 3.30am.
Gunung Bromo tour (2329m).
Transfer to Ranu Pane, overnight at homestay. (B/L/D)  

Day 3

Ranu Pane - Ranu Kumbolo - Kalimati
Hike Ranu Pane - Ranu Kumbolo (lunch); Ranu Kumbolo - Kalimati. Overnight camping.  (B/L/D)

Day 4

Summit - Descend to Ranu Kumbolo
Kalimati - Summit - Kalimati (lunch); Kalimati - Ranu Kumbolo.  Overnight camping.  (B/L/D)

Day 5

Ranu Kumbolo - Surabaya
Ranu Kumbolo - Ranu Pane (lunch); transfer to Surabaya.  Hotel.  (B/L)

Day 6

Surabaya - Singapore
Transfer to Juanda International airport to return to Singapore. (B)

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