Ijen volcano complex, the volcanoe group in East Java, Indonesia, inside a larger caldera Ijen (about 20 km wide). The highest point of that complex is Gunung Merapi stratovolcano. Elevation: Ilden cardera 2,799 m (9,183 ft)
West of Gunung Merapi is the Ijen volcano with a 1 km wide turquoise colored acid crater lake. This lake is the site of a labor-intensive sulfur mining operation. Workers are carrying sulfur-laden baskets by hand from the crater floor, and once they are on top of the crater they must continue to carry the baskets about 3 km to the nearby Valley of Pultuding. Hard physical work and low-paid.
We with one of a the miners are ready to take you exploring in depth the ijen crater. not only that but also let you have a relationship with a local's contak more closely, and you certainly know how they're difficult to find Economics. when they work in mining, where they live and daily life of a miner in the village. Explore in depth the crater, doing unusual itinerary, and learn more about cultures from locals, ethics, local's wisdom, and ethnic diversity. gathered by the villagers, you will get a new experience when it is, if you spend the night in a luxury the inn, you certainly can not enjoy or find it around the village (local's conditions). but if you want to spend the night at the inn (Home stay), we provide now. so you now choose to live, residents gathered for the night, or spend the night in the inn.
Warm Spring Waters
Discovery of a new place, which is rarely visited by tourists in the crater, this place is called DAM. We'll take you to explore Ijen crater in depth, That is we'll take you to reveiled the most amazing site to view the lake. It is located in the end side of the lake, a dam that functionally for retaining the water of the lake.
Should we take a boat to across the lake ?, No. It is not needed, we are going through a secret passage that never crossed before, also guided by one of a miner, that is our friend, because he has the experience and often visited the place. It will give the real trekking challenge of kawah ijen, all that tiring effort will no more feel after arriving at the dam. A very clear lake with no smoke and no more sulphur smell.
After visiting the dam, it will be continued to Banyupahit Waterfall. It is a waterfall with acid water, the water was coming from the same water of the lake. The difference is, Banyupahit has a clear white water it is because of the water in the crater lake has absorbed by the soil and the stone pores. Leaving the region boundary of Banyuwangi, directly transfer to Bondowoso.
We'll pass arabica coffee plantations, then you can simply enjoy in warm water containing a natural, plus over a cup of coffee is pure. Relaxing your whole body after exploring the whole site of kawah ijen / ijen crater.
Tourists, Photographers, Trekkers, etc
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Discovery of a new place, roomates is rarely visited by tourists in the crater. Let you know and invite you are exploring in depth the ijen crater. Not only that but also let you have a relationship with a local's contak more closely, and you certainly know how they're difficult to find Economics. when they work in mining, they lived and daily whree a miner in the village. Explore in depth the crater, doing unusual itinerary, and learn more about cultures from locals, ethics, local's wisdom, and ethnic diversity. gathered by the villagers, goal is that you know how our village.
Besides, we also provide a new residence, ie: Home stay (Avilla). But if you want an expensive ... we also can help you (in the most expensive hotel in a search here). Also a transportation, namely: Travel tour.