Bromo area included in the list of “50 Natural Wonders: The Ultimate List of Scenic Splendor” CNN GO, USA
Which according to Skyscanner mandatory in Bromo is welcoming the morning sun. Deliberately resist sleep for the sake of enjoying the moments of sunrise from behind a landscape of active volcanoes active in the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park is a form of sensation want direguk by local and foreign adventurers.
Bromo, East Java. His name resound among nature lovers and adventurers actively. Located at an altitude of 2392 meters, the rest of this ancient mountain presents a natural painting always sought after, especially by the photographer. Targetting the sun rising slowly from behind the mountain landscape and accompanied by white clouds drifting, not easy to pass up.
This is the main magnet of the region Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. So famous, many people call Mount Bromo Tengger is. In fact, Mount Bromo is one of the children of Mount Tengger that appears in the middle of the caldera (crater) Mount perch.
Bromo word itself comes from the Sanskrit word, namely Brahma, one of the gods in Hindu religious belief. The exoticism sunrise at Bromo can be enjoyed from Mount Penanjakan.
Penanjakan mountain is the highest point on the lip of the caldera of Mount Tengger, 2.700mdpl. From this point to best enjoy the area and view of the caldera of Mount Tengger Semeru, as well as the rising of the sun.
Mount Penanjakan can be achieved by using four wheel drive cars are many rented to visitors. Departure to Penanjakan will generally take place at 3-3.30 am so not too late to catch the sunrise and still be able to get the best spot to aim the camera. Understandably, we must share the area with other diners-more-more-holiday season very many.
But, all of it paid off slowly when a bright light shows the peak of Mount Bromo, which sits adjacent to Mount Batok. The peak of Mount Semeru, the highest mountain in Java, seen from afar back to Mount Bromo. The clouds seemed to surround the mountains. The view from the height of the village was visible like a fairy tale with a picture of a thin fog that blanketed.
The volcano is still active also has a crater that is not less popular among visitors and is a crater that has significance for the Tengger tribe who inhabit-Bromo. In this crater Tengger Hindu community held a ceremony Yadnya Kasada.
Penanjakan satisfied, the journey can continue to the crater of Bromo with a rented jeep. This crater has a diameter of about 800 meters that stretches from north to south and about 600 meters that stretches from east to west.
Titian tall ladder welcome any visitors to take a peek bubbling cauldron. Accomplished? Relax, you could feel the sensation of going up the stairs to the top by sitting on horseback with a guided horse owner
This horse rental services are usually opened at a price of Rp 100 thousand for the commute. But do not be surprised if there is an offer of Rp 75 thousand. The closer to the peak alias of the way, the rental price is sometimes getting pushed down, Rp 50 thousand.
Up at the top, we not only look directly into the crater that is a little smell of sulfur. But it would also be hypnotized by a stunning bird’s-eye view on each side. On the side of the hill and rocky landscape with uneven surfaces make it as natural art paintings. While the view of the sea of sand and Pura Agung Poten at the foot of Mount Bromo looks more graceful than the height.
“Hill Teletubbies” and “Whispering Sands”
Still in the series traveled to Bromo, is not complete without setting foot in both these places.
Still remember the BBC television program of the British special children “Teletubbies” which also aired in Indonesia? Alloy meadows and hills in the program that is probably a lot of people dub savanna Bromo by that name.
Savannas are in an area of savanna Tenger serving yellowish green expanse bath rugs. Streaks gap hills behind Mountain Bromo makes harmonization of increasingly dramatic. Its beauty will immediately remind ourselves on the picture of a fairy tale in the stories of legend. When the best visit is during the rainy season, between January and April.
After the lush green landscape, the journey will continue to the vast expanse of sand content of Mount Bromo vomitus repeatedly. Seafood is always loose sand and crumbs in the dry season, and memada. However, the formation of many small streams in the rainy season.
The silence that is created in a sea of sand is also making sense of hearing becomes more sensitive to the motion of dust in the wind. This is where the set of the movie “Whispering Sands” Indonesian film director Garin Nugroho. That is why, now the name of a movie starring Christine Hakim was a popular name Sand Sea.
Nan climbed Mount Offers Easy
Bromo travel to count as activity up the mountain that is cheap and not tiring. Jeep hardtop car rental prices range from Rp 300 thousand to Rp 600 thousand, depending on the path to be taken. For example, for the service of Cemoro Lawang towards Pananjakan 1-Bromo crater-Sand Whisper-Savana, charged Rp 575 thousand. For the same route but from Wonokriti, charged Rp 525 thousand.
The system can also include a jeep rental for overnight lodging. For example, jeep rental price plus lodging for 8 people, could be priced at Rp 900 thousand. There are many travel packages Bromo now offered. All living tailored to the wishes.
Do not forget to bring warm clothing supplies to remain comfortably enjoy cinema life in sight. Jackets, scarves, gloves, hats and earmuffs should be prepared properly. Understandably, the temperature is very low could Bromo, plus wind, will make those who walkin accustomed to living in a cold climate chills.
However, this pleasure can be a “chance”. Because when the weather is cloudy, the sunrise was not visible. Usually the owner of a stall in the village Ngadisari-being stops with plenty of lodging and resting area before retracing Bromo-will tell it. If this is the case, try to look up into the sky. If there is still a star, despite being the rainy season, we can be sure you can still enjoy the beauty of the sunrise at Bromo.