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Sand Sea

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

To get to Mount Bromo, we need to cross the sand sea by riding on a horse, some people may choose to walk over, but we choose to pay for a horse riding as this will be an interesting experience. It was windy and sandy, advise to bring a face mask to cover your face from the sand. Riding a... More

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Sidoarjo, Indonesia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

you can do lot of activity in there you can ride a horse,drive a jeep,or just jogging in the ocean of the sand

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Melbourne, Australia
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1,203 reviews 1,203 reviews
1,031 attraction reviews
434 helpful votes 434 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The sand sea is a unique landscape often not fully appreciated on a trip to Mount Bromo. After rising early for sunrise, tour jeeps descend into the sand sea, giving you the chance to walk, or ride over to the vent of Mt Bromo itself and peer in. You pass the perfectly shaped Mt Batok with a Hindu Temple at... More

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Karon, Thailand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The mist rising over the sand was a beautiful, unique sight. Only downside was the horses without water being forced to carry ignorant tourists across. very sad don't RIDE A HORSE THERE!

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Ubud, Indonesia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
63 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

we visting sand sea near of bromo with lot white sands of bromo and nice take picture like on the moon,but after rains is not very well in here .and more sun is better at sands sea.

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kuala lumpur
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Its just after rain when we reached sea sand and hence we didnt experience the dusty situation, well the air are cold and fresh! enjoying the scenic view and photography session here! Must visit the Lava Stone Lion!

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Jakarta
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66 reviews 66 reviews
50 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Make sure you bring face mask. it is super dusty there. the sand mixed with horses pup. it is smelly and dirty.

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Bangkok
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239 reviews 239 reviews
188 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

It's a nice plain to walk around. You're actually inside the crater of a much larger and dormant Old Bromo. Beware of crazy dust from jeeps, horses, and motorcycles.

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

nothing in particular except for the horsemen trying to get you to take the ride for a small amount....it wasn't the cost but the feel is different walking through the sea of sand..and beware of the horse poo!

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Take a walk in the sand see before going on top of Mount Bromo. The environment is unreal and you really feel in peace in the middle of nowhere. You can easily spend several hours there. And this place is absolutely free of tourists because the usual tours do not pass by the Sand sea. But make sure that you... More

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