Tourism in Indonesia will always make the visitors feel awesome and grateful about the beautiful nature. People who live in era with technology like nowadays see more technology and less nature. It is not good news. So, if you still do not know about where to spend your holiday this year, East Java can be on your list.
Since Indonesia has so many places that can be visited, we will give a list of places that should be visited in East Java. East Java is one of the most crowded provinces in Indonesia but it does not mean that you cannot find any interesting destinations there. Here is our list. Check this out.
Bromo seems like the icon of East Java. If you are visiting East Java, it will be incomplete without visiting this place. It is a mountain with breathtaking scenery. There will always be a celebration or ritual in special occasions. Under the mountain, you can see sort of an endless desert. Still, Bromo is an active volcano and it is basically located in the middle of Malang, Probolinggo, Pasuruan, and Lumajang. You can be riding horses, tracking, or enjoying sunset.
Sarangan Lake is the famous lake in Magetan. People love to visit this place and it is a good option to spend your quiet weekend or holiday. If you are asking about the scenery, well, it will give you the most beautiful and gorgeous scenery. You can go around the lake by a motor boat. There are people that rent the boats for visitors. If you like some culinary options, you should try the rabbit satay.
If you are a person that loves to hike, you definitely have to visit Ranu Kumbolo. The place is located in Semeru Mountain. It is also a lake with green scenery. You can see hills that surround the lake. You can even install a tent to spend the night. But do not forget to bring back any garbage and do not leave anything but your foot step.
Sempu Island is the exotic venue you can find in East Java. It offers a breathtaking-scenery and you can explore the island by the boat. If you stay in Malang, you should cross the Sendang Biru Beach by using the boat from local community. It is located 30 km from Malang city. The weave of the beach is so calm due to the existence of Sempu Island. Snorkeling is one of many activities you can do in that place.
This crater is also a famous one among the tourists. Ijen Crater is located in Banyuwangi and it is famous for the big producer of sulfur. And of course it offers the beauty of nature scenery. The sulfur lake is the biggest attraction in this destination. And if you are lucky, you can see the blue fire near the crater. But you have to hike for about 3 km to reach Ijen Crater. Still, it will be paid off with the scenery you would see.