Ijen Crater Blue Fire Tour from Surabaya, Ferry Banyuwangi Bali
Ijen Crater tour package is a tourist trip as well as climbing to the top of Mount Ijen which is located in East Java, precisely on the border of Bondowoso and Banyuwangi regencies.
Foreign tourists who come to East Java Indonesia will mostly stop at this tourist spot. Its rare natural beauty attracts tourists from various countries to come to visit.
What’s interesting about this natural tourist destination is the natural phenomenon of burning sulfur gas that emits blue flames.
The best time to climb Ijen is at night before sunrise because during the day the beauty of the blue fire cannot be seen by our eyes.
Mount Ijen Crater Tour from Surabaya or Ferry Banyuwangi Bali
Going to Ijen can be reached easily via Surabaya (the capital city of East Java) or from Bali island. The long drive from Surabaya to the Ijen climbing post is about 7 hours by road, while from Bali it is about 4-5 hours of driving including the ferry crossing from Gilimanuk Harbor to Ketapang Harbor, Banyuwangi.
How to get to Mount Ijen Crater Lake
The easiest way to get to Mount Ijen from Surabaya or Bali is with tour services. Because there is no public vehicle that passes the route there. There are many choices of tour packages that you can choose to be able to visit Ijen.
The trip round trip to Mount Ijen takes the shortest one day, but if your holiday time is long enough it doesn’t hurt to at the same time the Mount Bromo tour at the same time to Mount Ijen if the departure from the city of Surabaya and ends in Bali or vice versa.
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To Ijen from Bali, departing in the afternoon then crossed with a ferry to Java. Around midnight began to climb a few hours later in the afternoon already in Bali again.
To Ijen from Surabaya, the road trip is further than the departure from Bali. The travel time is driving for approximately 7 hours. Staying near the location of Ijen is a smart choice for Ijen tour from Surabaya. (It’s the same if you go to Ijen from Malang City)
How long does it take to climb Mount Ijen Blue Fire
Hike to the top of the crater of Mount Ijen from midnight to get the perfect view. The climb takes about 1.5-2 hours starting from the Paltuding post to the view of Ijen Crater.
The length of the track is approximately 3 km. The first 2 km distance really feels uphill even though the road is very wide. Unlike the next 1km the road is more gentle but feels difficult because the road is narrow and there is not much room to rest so it can block other people. From here the smell of sulfur began to smell very pungent.
Ijen Crater Tour Package Cheap Price
Before going to Ijen, make sure first where the departure and finish your trip because it really determines the price of the tour. Please contact us for ijen tour package price from bali and surabaya.
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Take note !! the following route to Ijen.
Look into the volcanic crater of Mount Ijen and see the famous blue fires
Hike through a rainforest of giant ferns and trees
Get panoramic views of the sulfur lake and surrounding scenery
Watch the sunrise over East Java
Itinerary Ijen Crater Blue Fire Tour Package 2 Days
Day 01: Pick Up – Hotel Overnight
Our driver will pick you up from surabaya , banyuwangi or bali ( train station, airport, ferry harbour etc ) by private car and then we will take you to hotel in the Bondowoso or Banyuwangi area.
Check in and Free program.
Day 2 Mount ijen Hike – Drop Off
The best moment to visit ijen for blue fire at 01.00 am.
Our driver will pick up you at the hotel and then continue travel to the village of Licin and drive through a rainforest of giant ferns and trees on the slopes of Mount Ijen.. The driver will bring you to the parking area of ijen crater. From the hotel to the parking area Paltuding takes around 45minutes – 1,5 hours depending on where the hotel is located.
Then you will reach the parking area. finally, you are going to walk as far as three kilometres. about 2 kilometres uphill and 1 kilometre flat. After that, you can enjoy the beauty of the blue fire until the sun comes up and you can see the biggest crater lake in Indonesia and the mining worker carrying the sulfur.
After you enjoy the beauty of ijen crater. we will back to parking then we escort you back to the hotel after breakfast we will drop off you at ferry port Banyuwangi to Bali or Surabaya train station or airport and finish the ijen blue fire tour.