Shared Tour to Ijen is a cheap tour package in Banyuwangi regency in East Java which is organized by Tour Banyuwangi. To keep the tour expense low, we have a cost sharing tour where you can join with other travelers around the world to go along the same trip.
Ijen shared tour package is available everyday, and, above all, there is no minimum participant. The trip will keep going even with only one participant. Ijen volcano tour is able to serve you a cheap travel deal since the travel cost, like car rental, fuel, driver and guide, are all borne by all of the participants.
Ijen Volcano Tour
Ijen crater tour hiking is started around 01:00-02:00 am. First, the participants will be picked up at the hotel they are staying or at the train station around 12:00 am. Or you can go to Tour Banyuwangi basecamp as the meeting point, which is located at Jalan KH Agus Salim No. 3A Banyuwangi, get together with other tour participants, and our team will pick all of you up there.
Leaving from the meeting point, the trip heads to Paltuding trekking camp, the starting point before hiking mount Ijen. The hiking track is about 3,2 km long and commonly takes 1,5 to 2 hours from the base to the peak of the mountain.
Reaching the summit, participants are allowed to carry on the trekking to witness Ijen blue fire. You will find the rare blue flame phenomena that only exists in two places in the world, one is in Ethiopia, and the other is in Ijen crater Banyuwangi, East Java, Indonesia.
Sulphur Miners Ijen
At sunrise point you will see the magical green lake slowly appear on the horizon as the sun light is starting to come out and the fog is fading away. You will see the village miners, mining the yellow sulphur from the mouth of the volcano manually by their hands, they will carry the sulphur stones on their shoulders, and the weight is around 70 to 100 kg.
To and fro, the miners climb up to the summit from the crater, and vice versa. From the summit of Ijen mountain, the sulphur stones are carried down to Paltuding on a wagon. You can interact with the miners, take a photo or share some stories with them.
The mount Ijen tour is commonly ended after the sun rises. Around 7:00 am, the group will climb down to Paltuding Ijen. When possible the tour may deviate to Jagir waterfall Banyuwangi at the end of the trip before turning back to our base camp.
Jagir is a beautiful twin waterfall with its clear water flowing down to the villages below through a winding river. Jagir waterfall marks the end of our Ijen tour. From this twin waterfall which located in Desa Kampung Anyar, Kecamatan Glagah, the group will go back down to their hotel.
Ijen Crater Tour Price
Ijen crater tour price is very cheap, it costs only IDR 300.000,-/pax on weekdays, and IDR 350.000/pax on weekend/holiday. With Ijen shared tour package, you can make the travel deal at any time you want, every day, with no minimum pax.
Shared Tour to Ijen gives a low cost to the participant with complete facilities such as transportation, guide, gas masker, drinking water, tickets. All are included in the package.
So, get your unforgettable moment with Shared Tour to Ijen Crater by contacting us at Tour Banyuwangi.
- 23:30: Meeting point at Tour Banyuwangi basecamp/ Meeting point in Banyuwangi area
- 00:15: Heading to Paltuding trekking camp (picked up by Trooper jeep / car)
- 01:00: Arrived at Paltuding Ijen, briefing
- 01:30: Hiking to Ijen Crater Blue Fire
- 01:30: Ijen Trip (Ijen Crater, Blue Flame, Sunrise)
- 06:30: Down to Paltuding
- 07:00: To Jagir waterfall
- 08:00: Jagir waterfall Banyuwangi (optional, depends upon the participant’s condition)
- 08:30: Return to meeting point
- 09:00: End tour