1 day tour to the crater of Mount Ijen
Trekking Trip to Ijen from Bali – Since we have many request from Our previous guest to arrange package to Mount Ijen, so We ( Bali Jungle Trekking ) decided to visit Mt Ijen and exploring it to see how beautiful there, because we have a lot question in our mind why a lot guest asking about trip to Mt Ijen, even we already take them to the highest mountain in Bali ( Mt Agung ) which is for us it’s already amazing trip for Adventure Lover. after visiting Mount Ijen Directly finally we found the high light of this trip is see the Amazing Blue Fire ( Not all volcano has Blue Fire ) . We was start drive from Bali at around 6 PM- we was start from Ubud -so it’s take about 4 hours to Gilimanuk Harbor, then crossing for 1 hours to reach Ketapang,
We will arrive Ketapang at around 00.00 ( Midnight ) we will drive to Paltuding rest area (1-1,5 hour drive ). during this trip we also will see a number of beautiful landscapes in the middle of rice fields, small villages and primary tropical rain-forest left on Java island rounded by numerous volcanoes. But you will be able to see t those beautiful view during on the way back after we finish the trek.
We will start the trek at 01.30 am from Paltuding with Experienced local Guide and Guide from Bali Jungle Trekking, we will climb for about 1.45 minutes to reach the top of Mt Ijen . The route is well maintained in good condition and other views of rounding volcanoes and luxurious vegetation will make your journey more memorable. From the crater rim, we will take you down to see the blue fire right on the edge of the acidic lake (temperature of the lake : +- 40°c; Ph: 0,5 ; max depth:+-200m). The laker is also the source for the river Banyupahit, resulting in highly acidic and metal-enriched river water which has a significant detrimental effect on the downstream river ecosystem. No worry we already providing you gas mask.
Hike to go down (+- 45mins, rocky) .
After see the spectacular Blue Fire, we climb back to crater rim to enjoy the sunrise over the entire volcanic area. after that we will go down, it’s take about 1 hour, our driver already waiting for you, but before we back to Bali, we will having breakfast first.
And below is the Detail itinerary :
16.00 PM : Pick up from your Hotel wherever in Bali ( UBUD , LEGIAN, LOVINA, MUNDUK, SEMINYAK )
20.00 : Arrive at Gilimanuk Harbour
22.00 : arrive at Ketapang ( we will use jeep from Here ) – before we continue to trekking point, we will have Simple Dinner first at local restaurant/warung// Take a rest for a while
01.30 am : arrive at Trekking Point
01.45 am : Start The trek
7.00 am : The trek Finish and having breakfast box.
11.00 to 12 .00 am :arrive back at Gilimanuk Harbour, and before we drive back to your hotel firstly we will stop at local restaurant for lunch first.
4 pm – arrive at your hotel
Price : USD$139/person ( Minimum 2 persons ), included : Private Transport from Bali and Back, Jeep, Private Guide, 1 Times lunch, 1 Time Breakfast, 1 Time Dinner, entrance fee to Ijen, Return crossing by Feri , Mineral Water during the trek, and Mask. –
—————— IF you would like to continue this trip to Program you can book ” Hike to Ijen and Bromo from Bali “