Probolinggo Travel Guide

  • Things to Do
    by elpariente
  • Things to Do
    by elpariente
  • Things to Do
    by elpariente

Probolinggo Things to Do

  • Bromo : Sea of Sand - Mar de Arena

    We left the Jeep and started walking towards Mount BromoYou have to go through what they call the "sea of sand" which is an area of volcanic sand, fairly flat, of about 800 meters and reaches up to the foot of the volcanoWhen we arrived there was a very thick fog and with the alternative of going on foot or horseback we decided to walkThere is a...

  • People, horses... - Gente, caballos...

    People and horses are part of the spectacleThe strength of the horses, that are in constant motion, the colour, the light , the people... all compliment the showThere were many people, but at no time we feel overwhelmed by the amount of people La gente y los caballos son parte del espectáculoLa fuerza de los caballos que están en constante...

  • Gunung Batok

    The Batok volcano is nextto the Bromo and attracts the attention with its perfect formIt is an essential part of the landscape El volcán Batok está al lado del Bromo y llama la atención por su forma perfecta Es parte esencial del paisaje

  • In Earth or in the moon-En la tierra o...

    The landscape seen from the crater is spectacularYou can spend hours watching these landscapesPeople moving, lava roads, other volcanoes, the light, the colours ... El paisaje que se ve desde el cráter es espectacularSe pueden pasar horas viendo estos paisajes La gente moviéndose, los caminos de lava, los otros volcanes, la luz, los colores...s

  • Stairway to Hell - Escalera al infierno

    After passing the "sea of sand", you arrive at the foot of the stairs, are clearly seen , as they are painted yellow and from there begins the ascent to the crater rim of Mount BromoYou climb 250 stepsmust There were many people, but it was well organized as it has a part of the ladder to climb and one to descend and climb is not very...

  • Bromo - Crater

    From the edge of the crater, of this active volcano, you may see perfectly the caldera, the smokes and breathe the smell of sulfur coming from the center of the earthThe Bromo is one of the three volcanoes that has emerged in the Tengger caldera, I think it's good to add a photo, it is not mine, but clarifies the status and distribution of...


Probolinggo Hotels

  • Bromo Permai Hotel

    Jl. Raya Cemorolawang Ngadisari, East Java, Probolinggo, Indonesia

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Families

  • Grand Bromo

    Jl Darmo Harapan 1, Surabaya, Java, 60187, Indonesia

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

Probolinggo Transportation

  • Horse - Caballo

    Here the horse is another means of transport, because from the area where the Jeeps are left to the foot of the staircase leading up to the volcano you have to cross what is called the Sand Sea, which will be about half a mile and there are many people that makes it riding a horse Horses are everywhere, riders scrambling to find customers, some...

  • Jeep

    The best way to visit the Bromo is by Jeep, because the roads are not good and they are very steep.The night we were going up, there were 750 Jeeps moving people, without considering the cars and motorbikes We started at three o´clock to see the sunrise and we were very happy because it was early, we were near the top and we could see a full line...

  • Train and car - Tren y coche

    To make the trip from Yogyakarta more relaxed , as we had not too much time , we decided to do the first part by train up to to Jombang and from there to continue to the hotel, in the car that it was waiting for usThe trains are clean and comfortable and it took 4h 30 minutes . They try to sell you "nasy goren " continuously The roads are busy and...


Probolinggo Local Customs

  • elpariente's Profile Photo

    by elpariente Updated Mar 11, 2015

    2.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    Very often here people ask you take a picture with them, so: " Today for you, tomorrow for me "
    Es muy frecuente que aquí la gente te pida hacerse una foto contigo, así que : Hoy por ti, mañana por mi "

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