Mt Bromo and Ijen crater are the most famous volcanoes in east Java, each volcano has its specific attractions. Mount Bromo is very special with the spectacular sunrise panorama. Landscape of Mount Bromo, Mount Batok, and Mount Semeru that stand side by side at Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. Ijen crater has its famous blue fire, acid lake and back breaking activity of the sulfur miner.Visiting magical Ijen Crater means you will meet the real superhuman. They are the strong local villagers who work at night to collect sulfur using very low safety gear standard. They risk themselves carrying 70-90 kilograms of sulfur down the mountain twice a day and the income they get depends on how many kilograms of sulfur they can bring down.After the sun rises, Ijen Crater turns into a fantastic volcano that you will always remember. The acidic turquoise lake, the truly exotic volcanic rugged cliffs, the smoke of sulfur, and the ambitious miners, all these combinations may make you more grateful for your life.
When you go back to Paltuding, once again you will be impressed by the completely different landscape of another volcano, Mount Raung and the foggy mountains along the hiking trail.
Yogyakarta Bromo Ijen tour is a popular option for tourists travelling through Java. It’s easy to understand why. Bromo National Park is famous for its amazing views and Kawah Ijen is the most interesting volcano which offering amazing crater lake with blue fire. Now the Trans Java toll road will really help travelers to reach Bromo more faster and efficiently.
Explore the most popular volcano in east java, Ijen Crater and mount bromo on this 3-days tour from Bali.