Day 1 : Transfer to Red island hotel
We will pick up at the airport, ketapang harbour or hotel in Banyuwangi area. Afterthat we go to the hotel at red island Panjul Homestay. It takes approximately 2,5 hours by driving car. Check in & take a rest while enjoying a beatiful sunset at Red island beach.
Day 2 : Teluk Ijo – Banyuwangi city tour – Ijen hotel
At about 08.00 am after breakfast, we check out and then we go straight to green bay. It takes 1,5 – 2 hours. During the trip to green bay, we will pass coffee plantation, clove, rubber with amazing forest view and the birds are singing to accompany us at surrounding area. Before we arrive at green bay, we stop a few minutes at Rajegwesi beach to take picture. It’s beautiful beach with the big stone. Afterward we continue the trip to green bay with a amazing beach which the colour of sea is green, white sand and there is also a little waterfall what is located close with green bay. The trip is continued to Banyuwangi for city tour and then lunch at Bajak laut or Mahkota Plengkung Restaurant. After lunch we go to a nice Ijen Asparin homestay. It’s feel right at home with rice field view and you also see Banyuwangi city at the night from the room. Check in and take as rest.
Day 3 : Ijen – Blimbingsari airport / Ketapang harbour.
Start at midnight 00.30 am with a breakfast box, a four wheel drive vehicle carries you through the rural villages, coffee & clove plantation and then into one of Java’s last rainforest. Humanity wildlife giant ferns and big trees cover the slope of the mountain, to arrive at the park ranger’s post station to begin the 90 minutes hike to Ijen crater , a long a shady track with spectacular views and when lots of sulfur from the fumaroles was burning at night with blue and reddish flames. The stunning views is un veiled at 2380 meters altitude. The lake eerie color and smoke wafting from bright yellow sulfur deposits crater and re – emerge carrying up to 80 kilos of ore on bamboo basket along the treacherous path, afterward walk down the mountain and drive back to the hotel and then check out. We stop at Pondok Indah Resto for a few minutes to take lunch with traditional food while enjoying a beautiful natural view at surrounding Pondok Indah Resto ( ricefield & mountain view ). Afterward we continue the trip to Harbour / Airport.
The program includes:
– 2 nights hotel accommodation with Breakfast, twin sharing room occupancy
– Daily excursions as detailed above.
– Private car with driver.
– Entrance fees on the sites
– English speaking guide ( if required )
– Mineral Water