Crater, Blue Fire and Sulfur in Mount Ijen Banyuwangi

Crater, Blue Fire and Sulfur in Mount Ijen

Crater, Blue Fire and Sulfur in Mount Ijen | Mount Ijen has an altitude of 2.444 meters and is located close to Mount Merapi. Mount Ijen last erupted in 1999. Mount Ijen has natural phenomenon of blue fire or blue flame the only one in Indonesia. Mount Ijen is still classified as an active volcano located on the border between Banyuwangi and Bondowoso regencies, East Java, Indonesia.

In order not to miss the moments of photographing the rare phenomenon of blue flame or blue fire, try to come in July. It is the finest month to take journey to Ijen crater in order to feel comfortable. The blue flame will only be visible in the early hours of the morning around 01:00 to 02:00. If you do not want to lose the moment of blue flame, try to climb early.

Crater, Blue Fire and Sulfur in Mount Ijen

Crater Blue Fire and Sulfur in Mount Ijen

There is also the crater lake of Ijen, known to be the largest acidic water lake in the world. The depth of the lake is 200 meters and wide 5,466 hectares. The starting point of climbing is at the post of Forest Protection and Preservation of Nature Reserves in Paltuding. From Paltuding walk with distance about 3 km. The initial trajectory as far as 1.5 km is quite heavy due to uphill. Most of the tracks are with a 25-35 degree slope. Climbing Mount Ijen takes ranged 2-3 hours. This mountain is suitable for beginner climber.

During the trip, climbers will be served with soil-rocky roads and declining steeply as it descends the caldera. The best place on Mount Ijen is when on the lips of the caldera to see the blue flame and the activities of the miners at night.

Still many other mountains you need to visit in East Java such as Mount Semeru, Mount Argopuro, Mount Bromo, Mount Raung and Mount Arjuno. prepare your physique to ascend the mountain of ijen, to make it easier to go to ijen please message the package we have provided and contact us.

Crater, Blue Fire and Sulfur in Mount Ijen

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