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Route to Gunung Bromo/Mount Bromo

Route to Gunung Bromo/Mount Bromo. Mount Bromo or Gunung Bromo in a large caldera with a diameter of about 11 km with a height of 2329 meters above sea level . Surrounded by a sea of ​​sand and white smoke from the  crater will makes a spectacular sight, moreover you can also see the beauty of the sunrise. This is the main thing that makes many visitors curious to Mount Bromo.

Mt Bromo is located at the border of Probolinggo and Pasuruan, so visitor can access it either from Malang or Pasuruan. But the best way to reach Bromo is via main gate at Probolinggo.

Main route visitor come to Mt Bromo is as folows :
From Surabaya to Gunung Bromo Via Probolinggo
Surabaya (Train/Bus Station) -> Bungurasih Bus Station -> Probolinggo – Cemara Lawang Bromo
Route from Probolinggo. Probolinggo with Mt Bromo distance of about 45 Km. Its need around 1,5 hours driving from Probolinggo to Bromo are (cemara lawang), the last village to Mt Bromo. Many good accomodation in this place to stay overnight.From Surabaya to Gunung Bromo Via Pasuruan
Surabaya (Train/Bus Station) -> Bungurasih Bus Station -> Pasuruan – Wonikitri/Tosari
Route from Pasuruan.This route is slightly more difficult than if we go through Probolinggo, the advantage is the distance from Surabaya closer, exactly before Probolinggo. To reach the Bromo caldera of Pasuruan you have to go through Pasrepan Tosari a distance of about 45 Km. You can use the local bus or public transportation. Of the journey continues to Wonokitri Tosari using public transport, From Wonokitri proceed on foot about 14 Km to Bromo, a good distance but do not worry, the scenery here is beautiful with a cool and fresh air. But if you are lazy to walk you can rent a Jeep 4×4 is widely available in Wonokitri to the Bromo caldera. If you want to stay there is a pretty good lodging in Tosari and Wonokitri.

From Bali to Gunung Bromo
Bali -> Ubung/Denpasar Bus Sation -> Probolinggo Bus Station – Cemara Lawang Bromo
Bali is famous tourism object in the world, after visit bali many tourist also continued trip to Yogyayakarta/Jogjakarta. So if take trip by land many people also visit Mount bromo because  bBromo located in central of Bali and Yogyakarta.

From Yogyakarta to Mount Bromo
Many visitor also come from Yogyakarta, so it just need how to get from Yogyakarta to Surabaya or Malang (the easy way and efficient is by train). After reach Surabaya or Malang  could take route above.

Alternative route from Malang to Gunung Bromo
Malang (Train/Bus Station) -> Arjosari Bus Station -> Tumpang – Cemara Lawang Bromo
Route from Malang to Mount Bromo.If visiting the city of Malang, it is possible to reach the Tengger Caldera and Gunung Bromo much more quickly than taking the circuitous route of heading to Probolinggo and then up the hill to Cemoro Lawang. Better still, you can head to Bromo one way and depart the other, allowing you to see two totally different but spectactular sections of scenery that truly are a joy to behold. Jeeps making their way across the savanna around the back of Gunung Bromo.

Since it is very easy to transport and route to Mt Bromo (Gunung Bromo), then every day Mount Bromo is always crowded with tourists. Especially in the holiday season

Mount Bromo Indonesia

Mount (Gunung) Bromo Indonesia
Mount Bromo is one of the best mountains in the Indonesia. Located in the province of East Java Indonesia. The beauty of Mount Bromo is not only interest to local people,many tourists from foreign countries were visit this mount Bromo to enjoy the  sunrise scenery, Bromo crater which was still smoking white, savanah, and the stretch  sea of and the beauty that surrounds Mount Bromo.

Mount Bromo is one of the prime tourist object of East Java. If at Centra Java you will find Yogyakarta. Gunung Bromo is located in the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. Mount Bromo volcano is still active and has a height of 2392 meters above sea level is located in four regions of Probolinggo, Pasuruan, Lumajang and Malang.

Mount Bromo (from Sanskrit or Old Javanese is Brahma, one of the Main Hindu Gods), is a volcano is still active and most famous as a tourist attraction in East Java. Bromo has a height of 2392 meters above sea level is located in four regions, that is Probolinggo, Pasuruan, Lumajang and Malang.

Trip to Mount Bromo, would not be complete if not see the beauty sunrise from Mt Bromo. Best view point to enjot sunrise is from peak of Mt Penanjakan which have panoramic view backgroud to the Mount Semeru, Mount Bromo and Mount Batok.

The Beauty Sunrise of Mt Bromo

Enjoy Sunrise of Mt Bromo. One of the favourite in TN BTS (Taman Nasional Bromo Tengger Semeru) is  can enjoy the beautiful sunrise at the top of Mount Bromo, Penanjakan peaks or in some other spots around this location. To see the sunrise visitors should come to view point Mount Penanjakan in early morning . Would be well advised to get there around 3:30 to 4:00 pm in order not to miss the beautiful sunrise at the summit Penanjakan. But for other visitors who want to enjoy the sunrise from peak of Mount Bromo, it is advisable to get to Cemorolawang at night or early morning, around 03:30 to 04:00.  BY riding a horse or by trekking to peak of Mt Bromo to see the sunrise.

For those who are reluctant to see the beautiful Bromo sunrise in the morning, visitors can also come to enjoy the exotic of Mt Bromo and the surrounding mountains. As is known, that the mountain is a popular  in East Java and Indonesia, so either from local or international tourists. Throughout the year Mount Bromo is always visited by many people.

Moreover, the facilities around Mount Bromo is very complete as inns, hotels, homestays, restaurants and adequate transportation