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Mt. Ijen Blue Fire Trekking Tour from Bali
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Banyuwangi 68454, Indonesia
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Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

A must see. One of the best things I have done in my 8 months of travelling. Left our hotel at Mid-night and got back at 9am but it was totally worth it. Stay at Panorama guest house near the Banyguwangi train station it's great...More

Thank Jack W
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This time around we came more prepared, and I highly suggest to everone to get a proper gas mask for health reasons because breathing in the thick sulphur smoke is hazardous if you want to go close to the see the sulphur mines and see...More

1  Thank Gerard R
Reviewed June 1, 2016

start from Bali by Bike at 20:00 all the way from Nusadua-tabanan-jembrana, negara change to ferry boat from Gilimanuk to banyuwangi, arrive around 23:30, take 15 minutes break on Indomaret shop right inf ront of ferry terminal Banyuwangi, continue to Kawah ijen its advice for...More

Thank Ach Joey M
Reviewed May 30, 2016

arrive at 04.00 in the morning, we knew its quite late to hike to Ijen Crater, as perfect time to start climb at 02.00 or 03.00 in order to we still had a change to see blue fire before sunrise, anyway we speed up our...More

Thank ary408
Reviewed May 29, 2016

We took a driver, Michael Iodowik Raya, who was very nice, not expensive and lent us gas mask to do the ascent. We left our hotel at 01:00 am and began the ascent at about 3:00 am. When we came back, Michael was there, waiting...More

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Date: 08-May-2016 23:00 to 09-May-2016 14:00 Amount: RP1,800,000- for 2 persons book via resort (include 1 guide, 2 mask, 2 torch, all transports, no food, no drink anymore) Transport: 1. Pemuteran -> Pier by Private Car: Around 1 hour 2. Pemuteran Pier -> East Java...More

1  Thank mrCKLee
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

It's my first night hike starting from 1am to 3am after reaching the top will need at least another 30mins to walk down the rocky path to crater. Once reach crater can see the blue fire. As it's quite a long walk at night you...More

Thank loveBhutan
Reviewed May 22, 2016

We got up early to make the trip up the slopes of Mt. Ijen. Hiring and wearing gas masks is recommended when you start descending into the crater (not an easy path, especially in the near-dark). The blue flames down in the crater are an...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed May 21, 2016

We wanted to see the blue fire, as many others, and the gas mask we rented on the parking lot wasn't really good I think because we had a lot of problems breathing once we were in the sulphur clouds. Saw the (big) blue fire...More

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Kawa Ijen is the world’s largest acidic lake, which is in the brilliant turquoise color that captures not only the sunlight but every traveler’s heart. Catch the miners hard at work, carrying a heavily loaded basket of sulfur though you may be disturbed by it...More

2  Thank Ines S
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Daria S
August 10, 2017|
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Response from AlexisvanDam | Reviewed this property |
As far as I can recall it is not possible. See other responses as well. I think in Mount Bromo it is possible.
Rakesh P
July 5, 2017|
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Response from acuyouth | Reviewed this property |
Yes! its open, last week i go to IJEN, the visibility very good, weather ok. the sunrise lovely
Dan H
June 26, 2017|
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Response from Lizzy B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dan, I didn't use a respirator, and nor did anyone that I saw when climbing Ijen. However, you can definitely feel the sulphur in your chest, so I can understand why you might think to use one! I wrapped my shirt around... More