Yogyakarta Malang Bromo Bali

Too many unspoiled and hardly visited objects and areas in and around Malang... Take your chances to explore something not that commonly visited, without missing Indonesia's most famous volcano.
• This Yogyakarta Malang Bromo Bali tour starts with the night train from Yogyakarta to Malang 


Black ashen volcanic Sea of Sand - Mount Bromo in East Java Wonosari tea plantation - Lawang, East Java City hall Malang - built in 1927, East Java


Itinerary: Yogyakarta Malang Bromo Bali tour, then fly to Denpasar in Bali - 3 days & 2 nights

Slow travel. Travel from Yogyakarta to Bali via Malang and mount Bromo. Get convenient to Malang by train. Explore Malang the way you like. Pay the Singosari temple a visit, as well as Wonosari tea plantation in Lawang's hills, and experience Indonesia's icon and active volcano mount Bromo.

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By train from Yogyakarta to MalangDay 1; symbol. Mt. Bromo and Mt. Ijen combined in one tour - East Java

Day 1; symbol; visit the Borobudur and Prambanan temple in YogyakartaBy first class night train to Malang - arrive at 08:00 in the morning

The night train will deliver you in Malang in about 7 hours. You will arrive around 08:00 in the morning. This grants you a day of exploration in Malang. You will be picked up at the train station and brought conveniently to your hotel.
You can explore Malang on foot. When we have some local students doing their internship at Smartine Indonesia Travel, you could go guided. To mention a few interesting spots to visit in Malang: Kampong Warna-Warni (also known as Jodipan), Chinese temple, the alun-alun, Toko Oen, bird and flower market, roundabout Tugu, pasar besar, Ijen Boulevard.... Optional you can choose a cycling tour, either through Malang city or the village land surrounding this superb - but not with tourists overflown - city.

Krabyakan water source, Wonosari tea plantation, Botanical Garden, Safaripark Prigen...Symbol day 2 - hiking to Ijen crater lake - kawah Ijen

Symbol day 2 - tour Yogyakarta, Bromo & IjenVisit the Madakaripura waterfalls & see the sunset over Mt. Bromo

As there is a lot to do in and around Malang, you could choose to visit one of the mentioned suggestions before arriving in Cemara Lawang village. If you have any other suggestion, feel free to contact us. Our favorites in Lawang village are the water source Krabyakan as well as Wonosari tea plantation. The Botanical Garden in Puwodadi holds an incredible amount of species of all kinds of plants, trees and flowers. The rice terraces at the slopes of the volcanic range Arjuno-Welirang are astonishing and Safari Park Prigen suits families. One can find the Madakaripura waterfalls about 1 hour driving before Cemara Lawang village.
After these refreshing moments, your travel continues to Cemara Lawang village. If you arrive before the evening falls, you can see the sunset over mount Bromo and its area.

Sunrise tour Mt. Bromo - flight from Malang to DenpasarSymbol day 3 - At Sukamade turtle beach - tour: Mt. Bromo, Mt. Ijen & Sukamade - East Java

Symbol day 3 - Mt. Bromo sunrise tour - East JavaBromo sunrise tour - flight to Denpasar

It will be early morning.... At 03:00 your local Jeep is waiting for you. Depending on local conditions, you will depart to one of the viewpoints north of mount Bromo. The landscape will change it colors while the sun is rising. Once the sun has brightend the day, you will descend to the volcanic black Sea of Sand. The black Sea of Sand is a big part of the dramatic volcanic landscape. Your Jeep will park near Luhur Poten temple, from where it is a 45 min walk one way to the crater of volcano Bromo.
When back at the Jeep, you will be driven back to your hotel to have breakfast, and a refreshing shower before checking out. You will be heading to Surabaya to catch your flight to Denpasar, Bali. Several Garuda flights depart after 15:00, with the latest at 18:40.


This Yogyakarta Malang Bromo Bali tour takes 3 days, and starts by taking the first class night train to Malang. The night train is comfortable, but you won't see the landscape and there aren't any beds. If you prefer traveling during day time, this tour can be extended to a 4 days tour. Please contact us if you wish to modify this tour.




Tour info - Yogyakarta Malang Bromo Bali tour

DURATION: 3 days
TRAVELERS: no min or max

Price includes: first class train ticket Yogyakarta - Malang, private transport with air conditioning and friendly little English speaking driver, fuel, student guided Malang city tour (if students available), entrance fee Krabyakan, entrance fee Wonosari tea plantation, 4WD Jeep for the sunrise tour at Mt. Bromo, entrance fee Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park, accommodation: 2 nights in a hotel, meals: 2x breakfast, mineral water in reasonable amounts, daily fresh seasonal fruit, drop off Malang airport, flight ticket Malang - Denpasar
Price excludes: travel insurance, personal expenses, all lunches and dinners, optional tours (Botanical Garden in Purwodadi, Safari Park Prigen, Madakaripura waterfalls, and rice field walking tour)

Reservation - tour start Yogyakarta