Bali and some areas around are indeed so unfortunate to miss out. Of course, if you have a chance to go there, just grab it fast. More than that, there are now numerous offers for tour packages with Bali as the center point. One of them is Bromo,Tumpak Sewu, Ijen Crater, and Bali tour package. So, what can you enjoy there? Here they are.
This package is for you the foreigners or local people coming from the west direction. It is more effective to start the trip from Bromo at first and then Bali is for the ending. So, if you are from outside Indonesia, make sure to choose Surabaya arrival. From Surabaya, the trip is directly continued to Bromo, located in 4 areas at once, they are Probolinggo, Pasuruan, Lumajang, and Malang Districts.
So, what are to see there? The tourism package may ask you to start the Bromo trip in the early morning around 03.00 am. By riding jeep, there is sloping road to pass through to reach the majestic sunrise spot area within Bromo. More than that, you can also see some other mounts around like Semeru mount. Uniquely, there is a mount above a mount in Bromo, called Batok. Yes, Batok stands up right on the top of Bromo Mount. This is why, this mount is so awesome and worth to visit.
Aside from sunrise view, there are some other destinations; they are Sand Ocean for around 10 km square where you can see the Batok Mount closer and the active crater. Be careful here although
there are already safety tools. Being on the top of active mount is undeniably a great experience anyway.
After enjoying Bromo mount the entire day, it is the time to leave and go to the next destination. It is Ijen Crater, located in Banyuwangi District. Banyuwangi is the east corner of Java island. Only by passing through the strait, there is Bali. Ijen Crater is special for its Blue Fire phenomenon. Blue Fire is such an everlasting fire appeared on the lands. You should not worry since it is not dangerous at all. even, the fire is so beautiful with its azure blue color. Meanwhile, the landscape around is also scenic. Similar to the Bromo tour, you may be asked to wake up and start the trip early. Therefore, you can just enjoy the beauty of Ijen sunrise.
After being so satisfied in those two areas in Java island, you can go to Bali on the next day. Bali has so many tourism spots to visit. If you want to enjoy all of them, of course, it means you need to take the longer and more expensive tour packages. Commonly, for Bali tour only, it needs at least two days. Where to start Bali tour is actually various. But since you are from the west; Java Island, it means that the trip is more effectively to be started from the west as well. First day in Bali is commonly to spend in Lovina Beach. If you arrive there at the afternoon or evening, just simply checking in the hotel, take a rest, or enjoy the sunset of this Beach. The next day is still beach vacation in which you can watch directly the dolphines in Lovina by renting a boat.
Leaving Lovina, you may go to Denpasar. During the trip to Denpasar, there are actually numerous places to visit starting from Bedugul, Kebun Raya Bali, Monkey Forest Ubud, to some cafes there that offer the original Bali coffee. Meanwhile, other tourism to visit in Bali is Nusa Dua, Garuda Wisnu Kencana, Kuta Beach, Dance Shows, Tanjung Benoa, and many more.
Tumpak Sewu Waterfall
If you have been backpacker around the world and love to see spectacular things, then you should have a chance to visit Tumpak Sewu waterfall. Tumpak Sewu is recognized as the most beautiful waterfall in Java island even throughout entire Indonesia. The locals also call Tumpak Sewu waterfall as Coban Sewu. Both are Javanese language and have a similar meaning which is a thousand waterfalls.
Tumpak Sewu Waterfall Location The waterfall is located between the Ampelgading District in Malang Regency and the Pronojiwo District in Lumajang Regency, East Java, Indonesia. The location is not on the common Java route, so you may find that there only a few people come here. Tumpak Sewu waterfall’s height is approximately 120 meters.
Tumpak Sewu Waterfall Viewpoint
There are generally two standpoints where you can admire the waterfall which is from the top and from the foot. But the whole appearance from above by a drone will give you an image of the tree of life. Watching it from below will give you an immense powerful nature show and it is really mind- blowing from all angles.
Most tourists won’t like to wake up for sunrise and so, they probably suggest you visit the Tumpak Sewu waterfall on 7 in the morning since it has the best light. But, believe me, if you want a full breathtaking adventure, wake up early and bet at the viewpoint to witness the sunrise. You must see the beautiful fog that creates a magical atmosphere. When you arrive at the viewpoint, you will see the Mount Semeru stand magnificently and overshadow