Mount Bromo is part of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. Famous for its caldera or a sea of exotic sand and crater, and beautiful sunrise views. Bromo Tourism Area is located at an altitude of 2,392 meters above sea level, and is located in East Java Province of Indonesia. There are four entrances to reach the area of Bromo Tourism namely Cemorolawang Village (Probolinggo), Wonokitri Village (Pasuruan), Ngadas Tumpang Village (Malang) and Burno Village (Lumajang).
Bromo Mountain Tourism Area has been supported by adequate facilities and infrastructure, such as lodging, hotels, homestays and transportation are easy to find to visit Mount Bromo. For tourists, the holiday to Mount Bromo is very special because of the vast sea of sand about 10 square kilometers surrounding the crater of Bromo which puffs white smoke.
From the peak of Mount Penanjakan tourists can enjoy the sunrise (sunrise) and the expanse of the sea of vast sand and beautiful background scenery of Mount Semeru, Mount Bromo and Mount Batok. To reach the peak Penanjakan visitors usually wear a Jeep car, but there are reckless climbing on foot, and of course the field was not easy.
Upon reaching the peak of the tired and sleepy climb become lost (for the usual start at 4 am start from the Hotel around Cemoro Lawang), paid off with a stunning view when the sun began to show its light from the eastern horizon. Accompanied by warm drinks (coffee and tea), and light snacks are sold around the peak penanjakan, enjoy the beautiful scenery at the top of the penanjakan feels very complete and unforgettable.
Satisfied to enjoy Bromo Sunrise, visitors can continue the journey to the foot of Mount Bromo. Travel about 1 hour from Peak penanjakan by riding Jeep which is usually rented a package between climbing and crater of Bromo. By passing a sea of sand that stretches a very wide course of travel to the foot of Mount bromo is very pleasant. Arriving at the foot of the mountain bromo (jeep parking), visitors still continue the journey of about 2 km, can rent a jeep in bromo or by foot and followed menapaki rungs which numbered about 250 an. Arriving at the top of Bromo, visitors can see the crater of Mount Bromo which issued a thick white smoke and of course phenomenal because rarely exist in Indonesia even in the world.
Bromo mountain crater In addition to witnessing the beauty of panorama in the area of Mount Bromo Tour – Semeru, On certain days tengger tribe community held a famous traditional ceremony with Kasodo Ceremony. Kasodo ceremony is a ceremony to invoke the abundant harvest or ask for reinforcements and healing of various diseases, namely by offering offerings by being thrown into the crater of Mount Bromo.
The best time to visit Bromo Tour area is during the dry season between May to October because visitors can enjoy the beauty of panoramic mountain bromo perfectly.
Enjoy the charm of “heaven” which is placed in the Lord of the land of Mount Bromo!