Bromo no sunrise tour

A moonlike landscape of mythical proportions and glorious charm. The savanna is bottle green during the raining season. Seek for the Teletubbies hills. The volcanic black ashen sea of sand forms a lunar-like landscape. When Bromo's crater is smoking, it is just sublime.
• This tour starts and ends in Malang •


The savanna south of the active volcano Bromo in East Java A Jeep in the lunarlike landscape of Mt. Bromo The sun rises over Mt. Bromo - the most famous volcano in East Java

Mt. Bromo - 2392 m tall and not the highest at all - is one of three volcanoes in an ancient caldera, that stretches 10 km across. Only Mt. Bromo's cone is active. It stands in a sea of ashen volcanic sand, surrounded by the towering cliffs of the crater’s edge.
Come along on the Bromo no sunrise tour and have an almost outerspace experience.


Bromo panorama tour: Bromo no sunriseDay 1; symbol. Bromo sunrise tour with drop in Ketapang harbour - avoid the crowds

Day 1; symbol; Bromo sunrise tour, drop in Ketapang

Bromo panorama tour to avoid the crowds - southwestern route via Tumpang

A Jeep will pick you up at 05:00 at your hotel in Malang. The sun just squesks through.
First on your list is a visit to Jago temple in Tumpang. This small temple was constructed between 1275 and 1300. It is believed to be the burial place of King Wisnuwardhana, the fourth king of the Singosari kingdom.
Then your tour will continue to Pelangi waterfall, just within the Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park's borders. Pelangi means rainbow. The rainbow will show on sunny days.
Once back at your Jeep the savanna is next.... It will be a short drive. Stop in the magnificent savanna in the caldera. Take a small walk if you please. Search for the so called Teletubbies Hills. Feel the amazing landscape.
Continue to the sea of black ashen volcanic sand. You will have to cross this sea in the caldera as well to get near mount Bromo.
The Jeep will park near Luhur Poten temple. This Hindu temple still actively used by the Tengger people living near mount Bromo. During several important ceremonies, people from all over Indonesia - and even the world - travel to Bromo to attend the rite.
Bromo is an active volcano. It only takes 45 min to hike to the crater rim. Take your time in this superb moonlike greyish-grey landscape.
Last but not least is the viewpoint at mount Pananjakan. One of the highest viewpoints in the area. The weather conditions determine the scenery.
Meet your driver when ready. It will be getting dark, time to head back to Malang. 


  • Looking for the Bromo sunrise tour? Read more about the Bromo sunrise tour with start in Malang. Or check the Bromo sunrise tour with start in Surabaya. Both tours will depart midnight. The route will be different though.
  • The third option to visit mounr Bromo is with a Bromo sunset tour. You will depart around 11:00. You will be standing on the famous viewpoint at mount Pananjakan with only a few spectators.


Tour info - Bromo no sunrise tour from Malang

TRAVELERS: no min. or max.


2 travelers: 67
3 travelers: 60
4-5 travelers: 52

Price includes: Jeep for the Mt. Bromo tour, private transport, fuel, friendly driver, English speaking guide if 4 travelers or more, breakfast, entrance fee to the Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park, coffee break at Mt. Pananjakan, extra tours to Pelangi waterfall and Jago temple
Price excludes: travel insurance, personal expenses, horse riding at Mt. Bromo, optional tours

Reservation - tour start Malang