MOUNT BROMO

source: https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gunung_Bromo

BROMO IN DESCRIPTION

Mount Bromo (IndonesianGunung Bromo), is an active volcano and part of the Tengger massif, in East JavaIndonesia. At 2,329 meters (7,641 ft) it is not the highest peak of the massif, but is the best known. The massif area is one of the most visited tourist attractions in East JavaIndonesia. The volcano belongs to the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. The name of Bromo derived from Javanese pronunciation of Brahma, the Hindu creator god. https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gunung_Bromo

Mount Bromo sits in the middle of a plain called the “Sea of Sand” (Javanese: Segara Wedi or IndonesianLautan Pasir), a protected nature reserve since 1919. The typical way to visit Mount Bromo is from the nearby mountain village of Cemoro Lawang. From there it is possible to walk to the volcano in about 45 minutes, but it is also possible to take an organised jeep tour, which includes a stop at the viewpoint on Mount Penanjakan (2,770 m or 9,088 ft) (IndonesianGunung Penanjakan). The viewpoint on Mount Penanjakan can also be reached on foot in about two hours. https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gunung_Bromo

Mount Bromo which is located in east java. Bromo is an active volcano. The name of Bromo from Javanese pronunciation is Brahma. It is most favorite tourism destination to visit in east java.Every holiday. Many tourists visit this place. It is a beautiful place. Bromo has a beautiful area such as “Sea of Sand” and “Grassland”. Because in this area , you can find different between sand area and grass area. Wide a sand of sea Bromo is 4800 m2.  In holiday you can visit Bromo because you can see sunset and get some beautiful view.

GETTING A MOTORBIKE IN “SEA OF SAND”

Mr. Ben is a good biker

It is my amazing experience in my life when I and Mr. Ben go to Bromo by motorbike. It is about 1.5 hours to reach there. We believe that our journey is interesting. Mr Ben is my new friend when I joined the National gathering of English Teacher Association (MGMP) in Batu Malang, East Java Indonesia. He is from Bandung City, West Java. He is a good new friend and a nice biker. 

SUNRISE VIEWPOINTS AT BROMO

Once you pay your entrance fees and get into the national park, you soon realize how popular this place is. As you drive up towards King Kong Hill, hundreds of jeeps literally line both sides of the road. It is insane.

Now. You are left with several options for your sunrise.

A) Go to King Kong Hill, which is more or less the highest viewpoint on Penanjakan Hill looking down at Mount Bromo. It is insanely crowded and you might got poked in the eye with a selfie stick. I would avoid this option although I am sure the view is great. We originally planned to go to King Kong Hill and just find our own spot somehow but on the way we stopped as we thought we had made it and it turned out we were one peak too soon, which ended up being perfect. We could see the madness of King Kong Hill to our left as 20 or so of us calmly watched the sunrise over Mount Bromo with no barriers.

B) Therefore, option B is to go almost the whole way to King Kong Hill but stop just before and watch it at a smaller viewpoint. I’ll admit, amidst all the people and parking lots it is hard to find what you want so you kind of just have to get lucky and hope you find a good spot. Once again, leaving early gives you breathing room if you pick a dud viewpoint you can quickly change.

C) There are lots of viewpoints all the way all Penanjakan Hill. Some of them look all the way down the ridge of the crater, which is awesome and others have a huge drop-off or unobstructed views. To be honest, until you visit once or during the day it will be hard to know which you will prefer. The reality is they all more or less look at the same place and we visited several of them after sunrise and commented to each other that we wouldn’t have been disappointed at any.

D) The final option, which is definitely one worth considering is to be on top of Mount Bromo for sunrise. All of the tours go to King Kong Hill or Penanjakan Hill for sunrise and then hike up Mount Bromo after. Like clockwork after sunrise they make the transition to Mount Bromo for the hike, quickly vacating King Kong Hill. If you do it in reverse, you get an epic view of the sunrise from the crater rim and then you miss the crowds when you go up to the viewpoint. It’s definitely something to consider. We thought about this option long and hard but decided in the end we wanted to take photos of the entire valley or ‘Sea of Sand’ while the sun was rising. https://www.journeyera.com/mount-bromo-without-tour-sunrise-hike/

INDONESIA FLAG IN BROMO

Indonesia flag in the Sea of Sand

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  1. 1. Second paragraph
    2. First paragraph
    3. Amazing, interesting, good, nice , etc
    4. My best experience in Bromo mountain was when I got Kasada’s day. I spent the night with cool weather.
    5. Bromo mountain is one of beautiful destinations that exists in Probolinggo, East Java. Many tourists visit there to see the beautiful volcano.
    There are two things what make people should see how wonderful Bromo is, those are when it’s sunrise and sunset. Happily, people in Bromo are kind, so it doesn’t make people to meet scammer.

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