if you have visited the very popular Mount Bromo and Ijen Crater and would like to come here again for a weekend getaway to another destinations here, this program below might be a good choice for you. This tour will take you to Tumpak Sewu Waterfall and some beautiful places and historical sites on slope of Mount Penanggungan.
Day 1: Surabaya-Tumpang Malang
Upon arrival in Surabaya and then drive to Malang. Visit Tumpang Village, visit Jago Temple and then proceed to Coban Pelangi Waterfall. Check in homestay in Tumpang
Day 2: Tumpang-Tumpak Sewu Waterfall-Malang. (Breakfast)
After breakfast, check out and drive about 2 hours to Pronojiwo and start trekking through steep step about 800 meters and then continue with walking through river to get to Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, a cataract with many waterfalls. Drive about 2 hours to Malang. Enroute stop by at Turen Mosque, a beautiful mosque with a nice architecture, like a castle in Disney movie. Stop by at colorful kampung, Jodipan. Check in hotel.
Day 3: Malang-Seloliman (Breakfast)
After breakfast, check out and drive about 2 hours to Belahan Temple, located on slope of Mount Penanggungan, set in a lush forest. The temple was built in the 11th Century in the period of King Arilangga of Kingdom. Walk few hundreds meter to rice field and then drive to Seloliman. Visit Jolotundo Spring Temple, a bathing place built in the 11 Century to commemorate the birth of Airlangga, son of King Udayana from Bali. The water of this bathing place is scientifically one of the best quality in the world. Visit Rice field located nearby. You can stop by at some nice point where you can see Mount Penanggungan and Mount Arjuna-Welirang line up beautifully. Drive to Jedong Temple, a gate temple made of andesite and brick made in the 10th century. Drive to Surabaya. Check in.
Day 4: Transfer Out
Hotel with breakfast
English Speaking Guide
Mineral Water 2 bottles/day
What to prepare:
Some Cash, Walking Shoes
Personal Medication (if any)