About Jawa Timur

East Java has a variety of attractions, from temple sites to scenic beaches, highland-lakes, volcanoes, marine gardens and wildlife reserves. Take the time to trip there. You might be tempted to enjoy the natural charms, unique traditions and its cities that continue to grow.

Getting Around

East Java has two airports. One in Surabaya and another one in Malang. The driving time between those two cities is about 2 hours. Juanda International Airport is the airport in Surabaya. Meanwhile, the airport in Malang is the Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport. By air, East Java is connected to almost all major cities in Indonesia and numerous cities abroad. The province is efficiently connected to the rest of Java by good roads and regular trains. Several public buses from another provinces in Java Island and another islands have routes to many cities in East Java. From one most famous tourism destination in the world, Bali, East Java only takes about an hour or two with car. By ship, East Java is also reachable, not only from other cities in Java Island, but also another islands, for instance Sumatra to Papua Island.

Top 14 Travel Destinations in East Java

East Java, which consists of the natural contours of the mountain and the beach has plenty of charm that could not be rejected adventurers and explorers. Starting from the highest peaks that offer an irresistible temptation for the climbers, tropical beaches are beautiful, challenging waves, tourist town charm, until serving culinary pampering tongue.

Ijen Crater

Ijen Crater

A volcanic crater that is very popular in Banyuwangi, the Kawah Ijen crater is the largest crater lake on the island of Java. The charm of the tourist attractions in East Java, this one is on the lake of sulfur bluish green, and blue fire phenomenon lasting. You can see the panorama of this alluring at night until dawn. In this crater, you can also see the sulfur miners work almost with bare hands.

Sempu Island

Sempu Island

Sempu Island, a small island located in the district of South Malang became an attraction for tourists, especially because of the beauty of the lagoon in the middle, Segara Chicks. Segara Chicks is a unique phenomenon in the form of beach on the island with white sand. The water is sea water separated by rocks. The beach is located in the center of the island of fine white sand, clear blue water and rocks that decorate it. This perfect scenery you can see only when you have obtained permission, because the island is a conservation, instead of the ordinary tourist destination.

Madakaripura Waterfall

Madakaripura Waterfall

Madakaripura Waterfall in Probolinggo dubbed perennial waterfall, waterfall because it never ceases to pour fine water similar to the rain. Niagara Madakaripura itself shaped alcove surrounded by hills and the water dripping on the entire field of the cliff so it looks like rain. Not only that, "eternal rain" is also a complement to the main waterfall. In the 200-meter high waterfall, you can watch the sun glowing charm highlight the wet green moss in the rocky walls, accompanied by the roar of the water.

Batu Malang City

Batu Malang City

Not only the cool mountain air, a tourist town which has grown rapidly of a variety of exciting destinations, such as Jatim Park I and II, a variety of museums such as the Museum of Transportation suitable immortalized camera, Museum Body, and so on. In addition, there is also a Secret Zoo, which offers a fun holiday atmosphere. Not to forget Eco Green Park, a recreational park education that is truly unique, paragliding and the Tree House which is located at an altitude of Mount Many, Batu Night Spectacular, Niagara Coban Rais and Coban Rondo, to rafting on the River Kaliwatu.

Red Island

Red Island

Red Island in Banyuwangi has aka Red Red Island Beach Island Beach, a famous beach with the island "red sand" it. Along the way, you'll be spoiled views of the verdant vegetation and patches of rice fields and some of the hills are said to be the gold mining area. Arriving at the beach, soft white sand and waves on the blue sea will welcome you. Red Island beach is also suitable for surfing, because it has a height gelombanga up to 4 to 5 meters. Panorama sunset here is also very amazing.

 Green Bay

Green Bay

Teluk Hijau or also known as Green Bay in Banyuwangi offers many beautiful panorama. Starting from the stone beach, the beach is filled with small rocks, up to the main destinations Green Bay with views of white sand that is a contrast with the blue shades of sea green nan clear. Green color comes from the green algae that grows in shallow ocean floor. As if not enough with its beautiful beaches, on the banks lined up a string of green trees, while the blue sky background that completes it all.

Pantai Plengkung (G-Land)

Pantai Plengkung (G-Land)

One more tourist destinations in Banyuwangi were able to attract foreign tourists, the beach Plengkung aka G-Land. Reputation Plengkung Beach as one of the tourist attractions in East Java has worldwide. His nickname is "The Seven Giant Waves of Wonder", the world-class waves. This beach is so favored by foreign surfers, and has seven of the waves as high as six meters.

Mount Bromo

Mount Bromo

Mount Bromo is part of the area of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. Charm of the beauty of the sunrise at Mount Bromo is one of the best sunrise you can see at the top Penanjakan. Millions of climbers and adventurers racing to catch up. In Pananjakan, you'll be treated to the natural panorama of Mount Bromo, Mount Batok and Mount Semeru truly captivate. Moments of sunrise at Bromo indeed provide spectacular scenery and dramatic. But not only that, you can see the beautiful Whispering Sand Hill Teletubbies and phenomenal.

Mount Semeru

Mount Semeru

One more mountain located in the area of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. Mount Semeru is one of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia. This mountain with a Mahameru peak increasingly popular among climbers after 5 cm movie adaptation of the same book created. Ascent to Mahameru provide breathtaking natural scenery for hikers. Climbing trip from Ranu Kumbolo towards Kalimati offer views of extraordinary beauty, expanse of grassland and flowers. In Kalimati, in the middle of the meadow edelweiss, the climbers spend the night in tents. The next day, climbers proceed to Mahameru menagumkan to catch the sunrise. Mahameru air temperature ranged between 10 and 4 degrees Celsius, could even reach minus during the dry and often can be found ice crystals.

Goa Gong

Goa Gong

Goa Gong is located in the village of Bomo, a beautiful cave and deep enough, a tourist destination mainstay in Pacitan. Besides the beauty of the shapes of stalactites and stalagmites, unique cave Gong is also due to certain stalactite and stalagmite can sound like a gong when struck.

Pekalen River Rafting

Pekalen River Rafting

Pekalen River lies in Probolinggo, East Java. For you adrenaline junkies, rafting the challenging rapids  of the river Pekalen you should try. Located about 25 kilometers from the town of Probolinggo, Rafting Pekalen presents challenges that swift rapids, combined with captivating natural beauty along the banks of the river.

Balekambang Beach

Balekambang Beach

This beautiful beach known as Tanah Lot of East Java, because the atmosphere is similar. With large rocks and temples across it, the beach is about 45 kilometers south of the city of Malang, so Balekambang Beach today has become a favorite tourist spot for residents of the city of Malang is indeed similar to mainland coast of Bali. Strong waves and white sand characterizes Balekambang Beach.

Papuma Beach

Papuma Beach

Exotic beautiful beaches are located in Jember district, precisely located on the south coast of East Java, Villages Lojejer, District Wuluhan, 45 kilometers south of the city of Jember. Surrounded by teak forests, Papuma Beach has clean white sand and beautiful, the shades of color contrasting with the blue sea and rocks dotting the shoreline. Beautiful scenery Papuma more perfect with a row of colorful fishing boats lined up on its shores.

Mount Kelud

Mount Kelud

Mountain in Kediri has a charm that is able to captivate the visitors to enjoy its beauty. The main attraction of Mount Kelud is on its lava dome that can be enjoyed from the summit Gajahmungkur. You need not bother to reach its peak, because there is already a path for those who want to climb to the summit of Mount Kelud. A number of interesting activities you can do here, like a hot bath, flying fox and climbing tebing.Pesona nature such as waterfalls, valleys, lush forests, gorges, and fields you can see around Mount Kelud.