Hike Ijen Crater & Visit Meru betiri National Park 4D / 3N
The Meru Betiri National Park is extending over an area of 580 km² of which a small part is marine 8.45 km². The beaches of the park provide nesting ground for the endangered Leatherback turtles, Hawksbill turtles, Green turtles and Olive Ridley turtles.This Park has varied of topography reaching from a plain coast to highlands with an altitude of almost 1,200 meters. The highest mountains within the park are Mount Gamping 538 meters, Mount Butak 609 meters, Mount Sukamade Atas 801 meters, Mount Gendong 840 meters, Mount Mandilis 844 meters and Mount Betiri 1,192 meters. The topography along the coast area generally hilly to mountainous. There are only few sandy plain coasts, most of them located in the west, such as Rajegwesi Beach, Sukamade Beach, Permisan Beach, Meru Beach and Bandealit Beach. Some rivers across Meru Betiri are Sukamade River, perennial, Permisan, Meru and Sekar Pisang River that flow to the Southern coast.
Map of diection
Depart from your hotel in Bali - Hike Ijen Crater - The beach of Sukamade at Meru betiri National Park - Pantai Pasir Putih - Return to Bali
This is a good of tour combination and suit for small group, families, couples or honeymooners.
Day 01: Bali – Hike Ijen Crater
Depart from your hotel in Bali directly drive to the port of Gilimanuk then by ferry boat to the port of ketapang on east Java. Continue drive to the starting point to hike to the ijen crater 4 hours to go and return. See the blue fire and the sunrise. Return to the starting Point.
Day 02: Ijen Crater – Pantai Pulau Merah
After hiking depart to Pantai Pulau merah 3,5 hours drive. Located on the seaside with white sand beach which is resemble to the Kuta beach in Bali. Upon arrival directly check in at guest house. Free program, Relax or go for walk to see the sunset in the afternoon. Overnight at Guest house
Day 03: Pantai Pulau Merah – The National Park of Merubetiri
Morning after breakfast, depart to the national park of meru betiri passing the villages, the plantation of cocoa, latex and also you will see the proccessing of brown sugar traditionaly. Then stop the beach of Rajagwesi for lunch, and from there continue by 4-wheel drive into the jungle, crossing rivers with jeep and finnaly arrive in the afternoon at National park headquarter. Check in for accommodation at Guest house. After dinner about 20:00 depart to the beach of Sukamade accompanied by the ranger, to see the turtle come to lying the egg. Return to guest house and Overnight.
Day 04: The National Park of Meru betiri – Return to Bali
Early morning return to the beach of Sukamade and there you will deliver from your hand the babies of turtle to the see. Return to guest house for breakfast and then depart by jeep to the village of Rajagwesi. On the way stop at latex plantation to see the farmers picking up the liquid of latex from the tree, then we continue visit the latex proccessing center and there you will see and understand the transformation of row latex to become a rubber. Continue drive to the port of Ketapang, and from there by ferry to Gilimanuk bali. Arrive late in the afternoon at Lovina. Overnight at Hotel.