Ijen Crater and Baluran National Park are two of the most interesting tourist destinations in Banyuwangi, a perfect place for those who love adventure activities. We can watch the blue fire phenomenon in Ijen crater, this amazing blue fire is the main attraction, you need to trekking up around 2 hours to reach it, while in Baluran we can see the savanna and wild animals, inside Baluran national park we can also enjoy the beauty of the Bama beach.
This tour package takes all day trip, starting at midnight from your hotel in Banyuwangi and then visiting Ijen crater to watch the blue fire and will end in the afternoon after visiting baluran national park, this will be a tiring activity, but also full of adventure and pleasure.
00:00am We will pick up you at your hotel or any places inside Banyuwangi city, take simple introduction with our crew and short brief of the tour. Then departs to Paltuding at the foot of Mt. Ijen, it will takes around 2 hours drive depends to the traffic conditions. We strongly recommend you to use your time for rest and sleeping
02:00am We will arrive at Paltuding camp at the foot of Mt. Ijen. Take a short rest while arrange the administration entrance for you.
02:30am Start trekking to the crater of Ijen, it takes around 1,5-2 hours depend your stamina and power, during this ascent, we will meet with many traditional miners are starting they daily job. You can make a conversation with them and get to know their life.
04:30am From the crater rim, we should get down into the crater, this is the only way to see the blue fire. Then enjoy the amazing blue fire of Ijen, you can also watch traditional miners are taking sulfurs and carry it in their bamboo basket. The blue fire will also start to fade along with the sun shine.
05:30am Trekking up to the crater rim and then continue going back down to Paltuding, it will be much shorter when you do trekking down.
07:00am Rest and breakfast at Paltuding.
08:00am We will leave Ijen crater area and head toward Baluran national park at the border of Banyuwangi and Situbondo regency, it takes around 3 hours drive.
11:00am Arrived at Baluran national park, we will explore the national park using car and visit savanna Bekol and watch the wild aminmals like javanese wild bull, deers and many other.
01:00pm Break and have lunch at Bama beach.
02:00pm Next you can visit mangrove forest around Bama beach
03:00pm Free time at Bama beach
04:00pm leave Bama beach in Baluran and drive back to Banyuwangi, it takes around 1,5 hour drive
06:00pm Arrived in Banyuwangi, tour ends.
|Number||Price per pax|
|Min/Max pax||2/20 persons|
|Tour duration||9 hours tour ++|
|Departure schedule||Daily Tour|
|Package type||Private Tour|
|Departure time||00:00am (Midnight)|
|Starting place||Any place in Banyuwangi city|
|Ending place||Any place in Banyuwangi city|