What kind of place you want to visit for your holiday? If you like cold weather with excellent view, Indonesia provides you opportunity to explore its beauty of mountains. From many mounts to visit, you can add Mount Bromo to your destination list. Although it appears to be an active volcano, Mount Bromo still becomes popular spot to visit by tourists including local tourists. In order to get to this place, you can fly to Surabaya first. Bromo is located in Tengger which is around 3 hours from Surabaya, the capital city of East Java, Indonesia.
Fees in Mount Bromo
Accompanied by travel agent is always good but you can also travel yourself. The best time to go to Bromo from Surabaya is around 11 pm so that you can see the beautiful and fascinating view of sunrise. The fog makes more dramatic view for you to enjoy. Entrance fee only costs IDR 6000 for local tourists and IDR 25000 for foreign visitors. Be careful because if you come with drivers and not buy the ticket yourself, you will probably need to pay for IDR 60000 for the ticket. There are transportations provided, from jeep to horses.
Things to Prepare for Mount Bromo Visitation
Make sure you understand and know well the temperature before going to Mount Bromo. The temperature usually ranges from 3 to 20 degrees Celsius. You, however, can also experience below zero degrees Celsius so that’s why you must bring your jacket, gloves and a cap. As it offers fascinating view, never forget to bring your camera or handy cam to capture the perfect scenery. Don’t worry about the food and hotels. There are many restaurants which serve local food and guesthouses and hotels are available with various prices. For souvenirs, you can buy T-shirt which is not pricey at all where you can get a T-shirt by only paying IDR 25000.