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Indonesia has a lot of volcanoes. if you want to enjoy a volcano tour that has many tourist spots, Bromo Ijen Tour is one of the best choices.
Mount Bromo is located at an altitude of 2,329 meters above sea level and is included in the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park area. Mount Bromo has an amazing view, you will be spoiled by various amazing spots from sunrise to night. In fact, it’s not only natural attractions that you get, there are various interesting trips such as Jeep Adventure, horse riding or religious tourism.
Here are the interesting spots on Mount Bromo:
1. Lava View Lodge Hotel.
Lava View Lodge Hotel is located in the courtyard of Mount Bromo, this hotel offers a complete view of Mount Bromo.
2. Mount Bromo Crater.
The spot that you should not miss while in the Bromo Tengger Semeru area, of course the crater. To get to the top, you can ride a horse or also on foot. There is a line of stairs that will take you to the top. The natural scenery that is served at the peak is so charming. The status of Mount Bromo itself is still active, so that the crater can still be seen billowing smoke.
3. Teletubies Hill.
After Mount Bromo Crater, you can also continue the journey to Teletubbies Hill. It can be said that this one spot became the most hits. The beauty of the vast green hills makes this spot similar to the hill in the Teletubbies series. It is suitable for those of you who like to take beautiful poses. The spot is very Instagramable and certainly cools your eyes.
4. Pura Luhur Poten.
The Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park area of course does not present only natural attractions. You can also find religious tourism. One of them is Luhur Poten Temple, which is on the Bromo Crater climbing route.
In addition to being a place of worship for the Tenggerese Hindus, the beauty on offer is also extraordinary. The surrounding community also usually holds traditional ceremonies or special rituals. This ceremony is the Kasada Traditional Ceremony of the Tengger Tribe.
5. Sea of Sand at Bromo Tengger Semeru.
In Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park you can also find an interesting natural phenomenon, namely the sea of sand. Having an area of about 5250 hectares, you can do fun outdoor activities. You can walk or ride a horse to get around this area. If you want to try challenging activities you can get around by jeep.
The next destination is Mount Ijen. Mount Ijen is a popular tourist attraction for tourists, especially during the holiday season. Mount Ijen is located at an altitude of 2,386 meters above sea level which is not far from Mount Merapi, as well as a volcano that erupted in 1999.
Here are the interesting spots on Mount Ijen:
1. Enjoy the Beauty of Blue Fire Ijen.
Many phenomena are targeting this one activity because the blue fire phenomenon is a very rare natural phenomenon. It is called blue fire because you can see blue fire and this phenomenon can only be seen in Indonesia and Iceland.
Blue fire appears as a reaction of gas from the sulfur mountains and is mixed with oxygen to form a blue flame. Visitors can see the blue fire in Ijen Crater precisely during the dry season, which is July to September. At that time, the blue flames seemed bigger and clearer.
Moreover, visiting during the dry season makes the hiking trails sandy and dry so it is not dangerous or slippery. If you want to see the blue file phenomenon, then you should climb at 1 am and it will take about 2 hours to get to the location. Ijen’s blue fire will become increasingly unclear at 5 am.
2. Enjoying Sunrise at Ijen Crater.
Not only blue fire that you can enjoy, you can also see when the sunrise appears around Ijen Crater. If you want to find the best time to see the sunrise, come in August, because at that time the position of the sun looks clearer.
So you can see the blue fire by climbing at 1 am and arriving at the location you can also wait for the sun to rise. The estimated time of sunrise at the top of the Ijen crater at 05.30. Make sure you bring enough equipment and supplies and warm up before climbing.
If you are interested in enjoying this tour, you can choose the Surabaya Bromo Ijen Bali Tour which will present a pleasant tour experience.