SURABAYA – RANUPANE
You will be met and greeted at the airport (arrival flight must be before 12h00), then transfer to Tumpang village to change transport with 4-WD (open jeep). Next drive further to Ranupane through marvelous countryside displaying terraced apple orchards, primal rain forest with possible sightings of leaf-eating monkeys. After 2.5 hrs drive, arrive at the first base camp, Ranupane (2,100 m). Overnight at a mountain lodge in Ranupane.
RANUPANE – KALIMATI
Early trek through a graded trails amidst mountain shrubs and bushes for about 13 kilometers to reach the tranquility of Lake (Ranu) Kumbolo (2,400 m) for lunch, after which the trek goes on further to Kalimati (2,700 m), an open savannah providing the best plain to set up the tent as well as providing best place to monitor continual puffs jetting out from the vent of Mt. Semeru.
KALIMATI – SUMMIT – RANUPANE
Extreme in the morning, start trekking to Arcapada (2,900 m) to attempt the most strenuous part of the journey to the summit (3,676 m). The brilliant sunrise (subject to the weather) on the top highlighted by continual puffs and sometimes eruptions jetting out from the vent are the breathtaking rewards (caution: stay a minimum 500 m away from the vent). Afterwards, descend back to Kalimati for breakfast and down to Ranu Kumbolo for lunch. In the afternoon, hike further down to Ranupane.
RANUPANE – BROMO
After breakfast, taking a jeep ride along the Tengger mountain ridge and down to the calderas crossing the sea of sand to reach Mt. Bromo (2,392 m) with its awesome active crater. After attempting a 2-hour walk around the rim of the crater, hiking further to Cemara Lawang to stay overnight. Lunch and dinner will be served here.
BROMO – SURABAYA – DEPARTURE
Early wake up call; and join another jeep ride to the viewpoint at Mt. Penanjakan (2,700 m) providing the bird’s eye view of the whole national park with Mt. Semeru stands high in its grandeur far in the background. After sunrise, drive back to the hotel for breakfast and next transfer to Surabaya airport for onward departure flight.
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- Transportation by a private car
- English or German speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- Three nights accommodation in twins sharing basis
- American breakfast
- Four lunches and three dinners
This Package may start from Denpasar: leaving Denpasar for a long day trip to Bromo. The trip will take about 10 hours drive including the ferry crossing to Java and lunch on the route.