East Java is attractive and ideal for tourists to visit awesome views and volcanoes and national parks. East Java destinations have beautiful places to visit which attracts millions of tourists every year. Surabaya is the capital of East Java having 38.85 million populations according to 2015 estimates. Active Mt. Bromo has dramatic crater sight views with natural beauty. Enjoy your unique travel experience to visit Indonesia and East Java the province of Indonesia. Find deals on tours & activities to enjoy your best times and holidays on top-class hotels, resorts, restaurants and in other accommodation arrangements. Find acknowledgment for traveling to Indonesia by your travel agents or get offers from online resources. Guaranteed you will never be disappointed to visit anywhere in East Java.
HOW TO GET FROM BALI TO EAST JAVA BY PRIVATE CAR AND FERRY
The fastest way overland (and sea) to get from Bali to Yogyakarta is hiring a driver and car to take you directly from your Bali hotel to your Yogyakarta hotel. The ferry that runs only sea route from Bali to Java, from Gilimanuk ferry port in West Bali to Ketapang port in East Java, is a vehicle ferry. Your hotel can arrange a driver. The entire journey should take around 4 -5 hours; the ferry takes 45 minutes and the drive from Ketapang to Banyuwangi first Trip visit Ijen Crater is around 1 hour.
HOW TO GET FROM BALI TO JAVA EAST JAVA BY PLANE
The easiest way, of course, is to take the short (1 hour 25 minutes) flight from Denpasar to Surabaya. There are currently eight flights a day with Garuda, Citilink, Lion, and PT. Nam Air
HERE IS AN OVERVIEW OF AN IDEAL 5 DAYS EAST JAVA ITINERARY WITH MY RECOMMENDATIONS OF PLACES TO VISIT :
Jodipan a Colourful Villages in Malang
Malang city Famous as a city that has many tourist sites, such as the hometown of colorful Jodipan. Entrance Fee : IDR 3000
The Exotica Paradise Cliff At A Glance – Tumpak Sewu Waterfall
Tumpak Sewu Waterfall location in Lumajang East Java, From Surabaya 6 hours drive or from Malang 2 hours drive. The Tumpak Sewu Waterfall or popularly know as the Paradise Cliff is a tourism object presenting a breathtaking waterfall beauty. After arriving there, you will be entertained by the scenery and the beauty of the amazing waterfall pouring naturally fresh water sourced from Semeru mountain. The term Tumpak Sewu is defined as cumulative waterfalls meaning the combination of several magnificent waterfalls.
From the starting point at the entrance gate, you need to walk down to the main point for 15 minutes on foot through an easy path. The people of local tourism village are special. They help each other to build the Tumpak Sewu Waterfall by setting the wood path and constructing the road from some self-help voluntarily.
At this point, you will witness the wonderful beauty of the Tumpak Sewu Waterfall. The cliff stands high surrounded by waterfalls. Almost half of the cliff circle surrounded by evergreen trees is so natural. Here are two spots for you capturing amazing moments with partners, friends or family.
You can stand on a low point and go up a bit to get a perfect angle of high view. Here you can read some captions igniting our deep feeling of care and politeness to nature as the local people do, like “do not kill anything here but time, and do not take anything here but photographs”, pretty creative.
If you love challenges and adventures, you can go down the cliff through the available path managed by the staff of Tumpak Sewu Waterfall. You can go down the bamboo steps and walk down across some small waterfalls. The shoes you put on should be well considered, too, since the path is quite hard and slippery.
At the low point, you will go across the stream surrounded by the huge cliffs standing out. After going across the river, you will witness a breathtaking scenery right after the rounded waterfall, it takes only 30 minutes.
Kapas Biru Waterfall ( Blue Cotton )
After visiting the Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, you can also enjoy the other waterfalls since Lumajang is quite popular for having many wonderful waterfalls. One of them is Kapas Biru (or Blue Cotton) Waterfall. It takes all energy and mentality to reach it.
After an hour passing the wood of Pronojiwo village, Pronojiwo district, Lumajang Regency, you can experience the beauty of it. The tourism object has a unique splendor and unbelievably fresh water as an attraction for the tourists.
The term Kapas Biru Waterfall comes from the fresh water poured from the cliff in blue and coolness. The beauty of the waterfall can be seen after you go through a bamboo bridge above the river. The fatigue after having such a journey will be worth it. You can also relax in small rest areas while enjoying the cool air and the beauty of the waterfall.
How to Get There:
Kapas Biru Waterfall is located at Pronojiwo village, Pronojiwo district, 55 km of the southern of Lumajang and takes approximately 2 hours.
Most famous viewpoint Mt.Pananjakan (2774 m masl), the rim of the Tengger Caldera. Exploring milky way and start the trail, Mount Pananjakan is one of the best places in the edge of the Tengger caldera to see the sunrise. We will see sunrise and spectacular panorama with mountains in the ancient crater and an active Mt.Semeru (3676 m).
Entrance Fee Ticket Mount Bromo
Local Visitor IDR 27.500 ( Week Day ) and IDR 32.500 ( Weekend )
Foreign Visitor IDR 217.500 ( Week Day ) and IDR 317.500 ( Weekend )
Sharing Jeep IDR 300.000 Private Jeep IDR 600.000
Mount Ijen / Kawah Ijen ( Ijen Blue Fire )
Although Indonesia landscape is dotted with volcanoes, Mount Ijen one of the most spectacular natural formations you would ever experience. Positioned the peak of the mountain, exactly 2,443 meters above sea level, a caldera lake retains the saltiest water in the world. This turquoise acidic crater lake with foggy sulfur fumes is the main highlight at Ijen The best time to visit the crater is early in the morning to catch the sunrise. Also, a time when you can watch the labor-intensive sulfur mining operations in action, during which sulfur-laden baskets are carried by hand from the crater floor.
Best Time to Visit: Early Morning 12.30 Night from Banyuwangi including to catch the sunrise.
Entrance Fee: Foreign (Weekday: IDR 100.000 ) (Weekend: IDR 150.000 )
Rent Car: Jeep IDR 500.000 Sharing Jeep IDR 300.000
Red Island Beach Banyuwangi
How to get there :
This beach is easy to access from Banyuwangi’s city center. The Red Island Beach lies about 60 kilometers south of the city and it will take about two and a half hours’ drive to reach this marvelous shoreline.
Red Island Beach has mesmerized tourists with its soft sandy beach and long coastline. This beach has red soil and green vegetation on its small mountain-like shape. At low tide, visitors can walk across and explore the island. The origin name who see this from different points of view. The red sand is a mixture of the white sand and the red soil that comes from the nearby island. Others say that the name from the stunning sunsets the beach with a reddish hue. Surfers from around the world come to explore the waves. The waves have two meters high, this beach is perfect for training your surf skills. The Red Beach become the most popular beach for family, doesn’t allow swimming here because of the strong waves of the Indian Ocean.
Jawatan Benculuk Banyuwangi
This place has big unique trees. looks like a magical forest in a film. Worth it. A good place for photography spot. Easy to reach