An adventure to one of the most exotic volcano on earth is available just few hours drive from Bali, Ijen Crater. This trip is considered as day trip/day tour as it is not staying overnight, but depart very early from your hotel in Bali as it takes about at least 5 hours drive from Bali to Ijen Crater.
Pick up at your hotel in Bali at 18.00 and then drive about 3,5 hours to Gilimanuk Harbor. And then take ferry to Ketapang Harbor of Banyuwangi. And then proceed drive approximately 1 hour to Paltuding Basecamp where you will start hiking. It requires 60 minutes walk to Ijen Crater Rim and then trek descend through steep slope down to the core of Mount Ijen, Ijen Crater, where you will see the Blue Fire. Walk ascend to the crater rim and visit sunrise point where you can enjoy the view and see sunrise. Return to Paltuding about 09.00 AM. Drive back to Ketapang Harbor and then cross to Gilimanuk Harbor and transfer back to your hotel in Bali. End of service.
NOTE :Ijen Crater closes every first Friday of the month
-Entrance Fees Ijen valid for foreigner
-Ijen Local Trekking Guide
-Ijen gas mask
WHAT TO BRING:
-Warm Jacket, it can be very windy and cold at Ijen Crater Rim